*Acute limb ischaemia

Symptoms of acute limb ischaemia include: Pain Pallor Paresthesias Perishingly cold Pulselessness Paralysis These symptoms are ... Renal ischemia (nephric ischemia) Mesenteric ischemia Cerebral ischemia Cardiac ischemia In order to treat acute limb ischaemia ... Acute limb ischaemia (ALI) occurs when there is a sudden lack of blood flow to a limb. Acute limb ischaemia is caused by ... The New Latin term ischaemia as written, is a British version of the word ischemia, and stems from the Greek terms ischein 'to ...

*Organ procurement

For liver transplants, the cold ischemia time can be up to 24 hours, although typically surgeons aim for a much shorter period ... This time during transport is called the "cold ischemia time". Heart and lungs should have less than 6 hours between organ ... For kidney transplants, as the cold ischemia time increases, the risk of delayed function of the kidney increases. Sometimes, ... While the organ is being transported, it is stored in an icy cold solution to help preserve it. ...

*Uterus transplantation

Studies on cold-ischemia/eperfusion indicate an ischemic tolerance of more than 24 hours. The recipient has to look at ...

*Mehmet Haberal

1996) Ten-year survival after a cold-ischemia time of 111 hours in the transplanted kidney. Transplantation Proceedings. 28(4): ... 1979 He performed successful deceased-donor kidney transplants with a cold ischemia time of 111 hours, a first in the medical ...

*Kidney Paired Donation

"Each additional hour of cold ischemia time significantly increases the risk of graft failure and mortality following renal ... Concerns regarding the negative impact that Cold Ischemic Time (CIT) may have on graft survival, due to the shipment of the ...

*Intestine transplantation

Furthermore, irreversible intestinal damage is seen after approximately only 5 hours of cold ischemia in the form of mucosal ... mesenteric ischemia, motility disorder, omphalocele/gastroschisis, tumors, and volvulus. Regardless of the underlying condition ... and serum pH and lactate levels measured for evidence of intestinal ischemia. The patient's immune system is strongly modulated ... extensive venous thrombosis or arterial ischemia of the mesentery, and motility syndromes. Donated intestines, like all organs ...

*Immortalist Society

... improve perfusion protocol and find formulations to minimize cold ischemia (a concern for organ transplantation). Dr. Pichugin ...

*Penile injury

... though fewer than 16 hours of cold ischemia or 6 hours of warm ischemia leads to the best outcomes. If replantation is not ...

*Surgical staple

... at the back table in cold ischemia condition for the donor organ and after native organ removal in the recipient. This is ... finalized to make as brief as possible the donor organ dangerous warm ischemia phase that can be contained in the couple of ...

*List of MeSH codes (E04)

... cold ischemia MeSH E04.936.450 --- organ transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.050 --- bone transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.050.100 ... warm ischemia MeSH E04.950.165 --- castration MeSH E04.950.165.679 --- orchiectomy MeSH E04.950.165.685 --- ovariectomy MeSH ...

*Cysteinyl leukotriene receptor 1

... ischemia-, and cold-induced), multiple sclerosis, auto-immune encephalomyelitis, Alzheimer's disease, and Parkinson's disease. ... and cold-air induced asthma (see Exercise-induced bronchoconstriction); and childhood sleep apnea due to adenotonsillar ...

*Scintigraphy

Areas of infarct or ischemic tissue will remain "cold". Pre- and post-stress thallium may indicate areas that will benefit from ... This produces coronary steal from areas of ischemia where arteries are already maximally dilated. ...

*Drowning

Most victims of cold-water drowning do not develop hypothermia quickly enough to decrease cerebral metabolism before ischemia ... The actual cause of death in cold or very cold water is usually lethal bodily reactions to increased heat loss and to freezing ... This is because cold water can have other lethal effects on the body, so hypothermia is not usually a reason for drowning or ... Because of the diving reflex, people submerged in cold water and apparently drowned may revive after a relatively long period ...

*Ischemia

... as in acrobatics and military flying Localized extreme cold, such as by frostbite or improper cold compression therapy ... Ischemia of the small bowel is called mesenteric ischemia. Brain ischemia is insufficient blood flow to the brain, and can be ... Chronic ischemia of the brain may result in a form of dementia called vascular dementia. A brief episode of ischemia affecting ... Ischemia or ischaemia is a restriction in blood supply to tissues, causing a shortage of oxygen and needed for cellular ...

*Human serum albumin

"Ischemia-modified albumin reduction after coronary bypass surgery is associated with the cardioprotective efficacy of cold- ...

*Organ donation

Location of a transplant center with respect to a donor hospital is given priority due to the effects of Cold Ischemic Time ( ... due to ischemia. Perfusion devices, often called kidney pumps, can extend graft survival to 36-48 hours post recovery for ... Developments in kidney preservation have yielded a device that pumps cold preservation solution through the kidneys vessels to ... ischemia). Each organ tolerates different ischemic times. Hearts and lungs need to be transplanted within 4-6 hours from ...

*Erythema induratum

When weather is cold, ankle is cold, blue and often tender. In hot weather, ankle becomes hot, edematous, swollen and painful. ... Abnormal arterial supply causes low-grade ischemia of ankle region. The ankle skin becomes sensitive to temperature changes. ...

*Livedoid dermatitis

Skin biopsies of the site show necrosis caused by ischemia. Radiographic imaging may help to delineate the extent of the wound ... or cold compresses applied to the wound. The diagnosis is mainly clinical. ... Microscopic examination of affected tissue shows ischemic necrosis, and so various hypotheses exist to explain this ischemia, ...

*Chronic wound

... among which are ischemia, reperfusion injury, and bacterial colonization. Ischemia is an important factor in the formation and ... Blood vessels constrict in tissue that becomes cold and dilate in warm tissue, altering blood flow to the area. Thus keeping ... Like ischemia, bacterial colonization and infection damage tissue by causing a greater number of neutrophils to enter the wound ... Ischemia results from the dysfunction and, combined with reperfusion injury, causes the tissue damage that leads to the wounds ...

*Labyrinthitis

Acute localized ischemia of these structures also may be an important cause, especially in children, vestibular neuritis may be ... Some people will report having an upper respiratory infection (common cold) or flu prior to the onset of the symptoms of ... 30% of affected people had a common cold prior to developing the disease. Either bacterial or viral labyrinthitis can cause ... preceded by symptoms of a common cold. However, the causative mechanism remains uncertain. This can also be brought on by ...

*Alveolar osteitis

Therefore, cold fluids and foods are encouraged, which facilitate clot formation and prevent its disintegration. Avoiding ... It reduces the blood supply, leading to tissue ischemia, reduced tissue perfusion and eventually higher incidence of painful ...

*Cardioplegia

The cold fluid (usually at 4 °C) ensures that the heart cools down to a temperature of around 15-20 °C, thus slowing down the ... This process protects the myocardium, or heart muscle, from damage during the period of ischemia. To achieve this, the patient ... 1993 "Cold Crystalloid Cardioplegia" Hans J. Geissler* and Uwe Mehlhorn, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of ... It is employed as another means to further lower myocardial metabolism during periods of ischemia. The Van 't Hoff equation ...

*Toothache

A healthy tooth will feel the cold but the pain will be mild and disappear once the stimulus is removed. The accuracy of these ... This may lead to ischemia (lack of oxygen) and necrosis (tissue death). Pulpitis is termed reversible when the inflamed pulp is ... Hot drinks can make the tooth feel worse because they expand the gases and likewise, cold can make it feel better, thus some ... Pulp sensibility test using ethyl chloride (cold stimulus) Electric pulp tester Plastic wedge to identify pain on biting from a ...

*Blue toe syndrome

... but without diffuse forefoot ischemia. The development of blue or violaceous toes can also occur with trauma, cold-induced ... Blue toe syndrome is a situation that may reflect atherothrombotic microembolism, causing transient focal ischaemia, ...

*2-Bromo-LSD

Harvey JA (2003). "Role of the serotonin 5-HT(2A) receptor in learning". Learning & Memory (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.). 10 (5): ... Zivin JA, Venditto JA (April 1984). "Experimental CNS ischemia: serotonin antagonists reduce or prevent damage". Neurology. 34 ...

*Sumatriptan

Events reported have included coronary artery vasospasm, transient myocardial ischemia, myocardial infarction, ventricular ... paresthesias and warm/cold sensations) reported by 4% in the placebo group and 5-6% in the sumatriptan groups, pain and other ...