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  • Sagittal Sinus Thro
  • Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis, also known as thrombosis of superior longitudinal sinus , is related to hyperthyroidism and budd-chiari syndrome . (malacards.org)
  • An important gene associated with Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis is SERPINC1 (Serpin Family C Member 1), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Response to elevated platelet cytosolic Ca2+ and Collagen chain trimerization . (malacards.org)
  • It is suggested that cases of severe distal sagittal sinus thrombosis with brain hemorrhage and intracranial hypertension may benefit from combined pentobarbital coma and intraventricular drainage. (ahajournals.org)
  • Management of sagittal sinus thrombosis with barbiturates or ventricular drainage is best performed in an intensive care unit environment with continuous monitoring of intracranial pressure and substantial electrophysiologic and neuroradiologic support. (ahajournals.org)
  • clinical
  • The diagnostic criteria require one clinical event (i.e. thrombosis or pregnancy complication) and two antibody blood tests spaced at least three months apart that confirm the presence of either lupus anticoagulant or anti-β 2 -glycoprotein-I (since β 2 -glycoprotein-I antibodies are a subset of anti-cardiolipin antibodies, an anti-cardiolipin assay can be performed as a less specific proxy). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • Lifeblood, the Thrombosis Charity was founded in 2002 by Professor Beverley Hunt, Consultant Haematologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and Professor Alan Moody, Professor of Radiology at Nottingham University to address two important issues: improving medical and general knowledge of thrombosis, and raising funds for research into thrombosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • cavernous
  • Gram-negative rods and anaerobes may also lead to cavernous sinus thrombosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • A MRI using flow parameters and an MR venogram are more sensitive than a CT scan, and are the imaging studies of choice to diagnose cavernous sinus thrombosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orbital cellulitis Internal carotid artery aneurysm Stroke Migraine headache Allergic blepharitis Thyroid exophthalmos Brain tumor Meningitis Mucormycosis Trauma Recognizing the primary source of infection (i.e., facial cellulitis, middle ear, and sinus infections) and treating the primary source expeditiously is the best way to prevent cavernous sinus thrombosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • disorders
  • The Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis is a long-awaited resource for contemporary cardiologists, hematologists, vascular medicine specialists and clinician-scientists actively involved in treatment decisions and clinical investigation of thrombotic disorders involving the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular systems. (springer.com)
  • The principal focus of the Journal centers on the pathobiology of thrombosis and vascular disorders and the use of anticoagulants, platelet antagonists, cell-based therapies and interventions in scientific investigation, clinical-translational research and patient care. (springer.com)
  • Clots
  • Thrombosis prevention, also known as thrombosis prophylaxis, are treatments to prevent the formation of blood clots inside a blood vessel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thrombosis prophylaxis is effective in preventing the formation of blood clots, their lodging in the veins, and their developing into thromboemboli that can travel through the circulatory system to cause blockage and subsequent tissue death in other organs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The House of Commons welcomed the parliamentary launch of Lifeblood: The Thrombosis Charity and commended its campaign to Stop the Clots in 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • complications
  • Common adverse events precipitated by over-anticoagulation include bleeding problems such as gastrointestinal bleeding and intracranial hemorrhage, while common complications due to under-anticoagulation include hemolysis, pump thrombosis and ischemic/embolic strokes. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • Various risk factors increase the likelihood of any one individual developing a thrombosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk of thrombosis is related to hospitalization. (wikipedia.org)
  • Elevated levels of soluble fibrin or D-dimer indicate high risk of thrombosis.J Thromb Haemost.2006;4:1253-8. (bmj.com)
  • In 2010, on behalf of Lifeblood, Professor Hunt was included as a member of the guideline development group for the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines in which mandatory thrombosis risk assessment of all patients on admission was set as a must for all National Health Service (NHS) hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2011, Lifeblood continued political campaigning with the All Parliamentary Thrombosis Group and health professionals which led to the CQUIN VTE targets which mandate VTE risk assessment. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Stent thrombosis in drug-eluting or bare-metal stents in patients receiving dual antiplatelet therapy. (springer.com)
  • In the complex dynamics of the interaction of patients' systems, there is no completely safe zone between thrombosis or bleeding, or both. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has received reports and information from a variety of sources indicating an increase in the rate of pump thrombosis events in patients implanted with LVADs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Information also shows that patients are experiencing pump thrombosis events earlier than observed during the clinical trials conducted to support product approvals in 2008 Bridge To Transplant (BTT) and 2010 Destination Therapy (DT). (wikipedia.org)
  • A subsequent study, however, showed that 10% of patients with confirmed thrombosis had a normal D-dimer, and in those who had presented with only a headache 26% had a normal D-dimer. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Thrombosis of CF LVADSs can occur as a result of various factors, which can be divided into three categories: the pump, the patient, and the clinician. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The Sujiatun Thrombosis Hospital, officially known as the Liaoning Provincial Thrombosis Treatment Center of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, is a public hospital opened in December 1988 in the Sujiatun district of Shenyang, in northeast China. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • 40% of people have seizures, although it is more common in women who develop sinus thrombosis peripartum (in the period before and after giving birth). (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • Two analyses in scientific literature reported the confirmed (after explant) pump thrombosis rate as high as 8.4% of implanted devices at 3 months (Starling et al, 2013) and 6% of implanted devices at 6 months (Kirklin et al, 2014). (wikipedia.org)
  • rate
  • In 2005 the UK the Parliamentary Health Select Committee determined the annual rate of death due to thrombosis was 25,000 with at least 50% being hospital-acquired. (wikipedia.org)