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*  Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
... (CVST) is the presence of acute thrombosis (a blood clot) in the dural venous sinuses, which ... In cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, blood clots usually form both in the veins of the brain and the venous sinuses. The ... "Intracranial venous thrombosis - Patient UK". UCH Institute for Child Health. "Clinical guideline Cerebral Venous Sinus ... Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis is rare, with an estimated 3-4 cases per million annual incidence in adults. While it may ...
*  Bemiparin sodium
... a review of its use in the prevention of venous thromboembolism and treatment of deep vein thrombosis". Drugs. 63 (21): 2357-77 ... Thrombosis Research. 128 (4): 361-367. doi:10.1016/j.thromres.2011.03.001. PMID 21458847. bemiparin at the US National Library ... a new second-generation low molecular weight heparin and its applications in venous thromboembolism". Expert Opinion on ...
*  Factor V Leiden
Abnormal, recurrent venous thromboses. In the normal person, factor V functions as a cofactor to allow factor Xa to activate ... It is unclear whether these individuals are at increased risk for recurrent venous thrombosis. While only 1 percent of people ... The presence of acquired risk factors for venous thrombosis-including smoking, use of estrogen-containing (combined) forms of ... or in any person with a family history of venous thrombosis. There are a few different methods by which this condition can be ...
*  Venous thrombosis
Superficial venous thromboses cause discomfort but generally not serious consequences, as do the deep venous thromboses (DVTs) ... Thrombosis is a term for a blood clot occurring inside a blood vessel. A common type of venous thrombosis is a deep vein ... venous thrombosis formation is not well understood. With arterial thrombosis, blood vessel wall damage is required for ... Bovill EG, van der Vliet A (2011). "Venous valvular stasis-associated hypoxia and thrombosis: what is the link?". Annu Rev ...
*  Thrombophilia
Venous thrombosis may also occur in more unusual places: in the veins of the brain, liver (portal vein thrombosis and hepatic ... such as cerebral venous thrombosis and portal vein thrombosis, there is insufficient data to state for certain whether ... Rosendaal FR (2005). "Venous thrombosis: the role of genes, environment, and behavior". Hematology Am. Soc. Hematol. Educ. ... Obesity has long been regarded as a risk factor for venous thrombosis. It more than doubles the risk in numerous studies, ...
*  Dalteparin sodium
Like other low molecular weight heparins, dalteparin is used for prophylaxis or treatment of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary ... The CLOT study, published in 2003, showed that in patients with malignancy and acute venous thromboembolism, dalteparin was ... 2008). "Prophylaxis against deep vein thrombosis in critically ill patients with severe renal insufficiency with the low- ... "Low-molecular-weight heparin versus a Coumadin for the prevention of recurrent venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer ...
*  Thrombosis
... may occur in veins (venous thrombosis) or in arteries. Venous thrombosis leads to congestion of the affected part of ... Cavernous sinus thrombosis is a specialised form of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, where there is thrombosis of the ... Thrombosis is generally defined by the type of blood vessel affected (arterial or venous thrombosis) and the precise location ... Nevertheless, non-ischaemic venous thrombosis may still be problematic, due to the swelling caused by blockage to venous ...
*  CT pulmonary angiogram
"Venous thromboembolic diseases: diagnosis, management and thrombophilia testing". National Institute for Health and Care ... a common compromise is to perform ultrasound testing for deep vein thrombosis of the legs, and if this is positive, make the ...
*  Great cerebral vein
"The spectrum of presentations of venous infarction caused by deep cerebral vein thrombosis". Neurology. 65 (2): 192-196. doi: ... Thrombosis of the great cerebral vein is a form of stroke due to a blood clot in the vein. It affects just 3 to 8% of patients ... neuroangio.org/venous-brain-anatomy/deep-venous-system/ Vein of Galen images. ... Thrombosis of the cerebral vein is often deadly but can be survived. Risk factors include oral contraceptives, pregnancy, and ...
*  Deep vein thrombosis
"Deep venous thrombosis". The Merck's Manuals Online Medical Library. Merck. Mai C, Hunt D (2011). "Upper-extremity deep venous ... Thrombosis associated with the abdominal organs (viscera)-such as portal vein thrombosis, renal vein thrombosis, and Budd- ... is more established than the steps that cause venous thrombosis. With arterial thrombosis, blood vessel wall damage is required ... The beginning of venous thrombosis is thought to be caused by tissue factor, which leads to conversion of prothrombin to ...
*  Thrombogenicity
López JA, Chen J (2009). "Pathophysiology of venous thrombosis". Thromb Res. 123 (Suppl 4): S30-4. doi:10.1016/S0049-3848(09) ...
*  Endothelial activation
Bovill EG, van der Vliet A (2011). "Venous valvular stasis-associated hypoxia and thrombosis: what is the link?". Annu Rev ... López JA, Chen J (2009). "Pathophysiology of venous thrombosis". Thromb Res. 123 (Suppl 4): S30-4. doi:10.1016/S0049-3848(09) ... It is also implicated in the formation of deep vein thrombosis. As a result of activation, enthothelium releases Weibel-Palade ... Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 36: 1090-100. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.115.306964. PMC 4882253 . PMID 27127201. Alom-Ruiz SP, ...
*  Prothrombin G20210A
Accessed January 23, 2012.[better source needed] Rosendaal FR (2005). "Venous thrombosis: the role of genes, environment, and ... "Genetics of Venous Thrombosis". J. Thromb. Haemost. 7 Suppl 1: 301-304. doi:10.1111/j.1538-7836.2009.03394.x. PMID 19630821. ... Having the prothrombin mutation increases the risk of developing a DVT (Deep vein thrombosis), known as a blood clot in the ... region of the prothrombin gene is associated with elevated plasma prothrombin levels and an increase in venous thrombosis". ...
*  Homans sign
Baker, W.F. Jr (1998). "Diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism". Med. Clin. North Am. 82 (3, May): 459-476 ... Urbano, Frank L. (2001). "Review of Clinical Signs: Homans' Sign in the Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis" (PDF). Hospital ... Urbano, Frank (March 2001). "Homans' Sign in the Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis" (PDF). Hospital Physician. Retrieved 2016 ... ISBN 978-1-4377-2207-9. Hume, Michael (1970). Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. p ...
*  Venous translucence
Chronic venous thrombosis and venous insufficiency. In: Peripheral vascular sonography: a practical guide. Baltimore: Williams ... Haimovici, H. Ischemic forms of venous thrombosis: phlegmasia cerulea dolens, venous gangrene. Springfield, IlI: Charles C Tho ... Lower-extremity venous throm- bosis in patients with acute hip fractures: determination of ana- tomic location and time of ... Venous duplex imaging: should it replace hemodynamic tests for deep vein thrombosis? J Vasc Surg 1990; 11:53. Cronan, JJ. ...
*  Medical ultrasound
On the legs, ultrasonography of deep venous thrombosis focuses on the deep veins, while ultrasonography of chronic venous ... It used in ultrasonography of deep venous thrombosis, wherein absence of vein compressibility is a strong indicator of ... Kearon, Clive; Julian, JA; Newman, TE; Ginsberg, JS (1998). "Noninvasive Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis". Annals of ... It is also used for gaining vascular access such as central venous cannulation and difficult arterial cannulation. Transcranial ...
*  Superficial vein thrombosis
... (SVT) is a type of venous thrombosis, or a blood clot in a vein, which forms in a superficial vein ... Kitchens CS (2011). "How I treat superficial venous thrombosis". Blood. 117 (1): 39-44. doi:10.1182/blood-2010-05-286690. PMID ... SVT has a limited clinical significance (in terms of morbidity and mortality) when compared to a deep vein thrombosis (DVT), ... 2011). "Venous thromboembolic disease". J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 9 (7): 714-77. PMC 3551573 . PMID 21715723. ...
*  Vascular access for chemotherapy
For patients with central venous access, a wide variation in the incidence of vein thrombosis (1 to 66 percent) is reported and ... Bleeding can range from localized hematoma (bruise) to hemorrhage (profuse bleeding). Thrombosis The use of central venous ... Central venous catheters is the primary modality used for delivery of chemotherapeutic agents. The duration of central venous ... "Catheter-related upper extremity venous thrombosis". uptodate.com. Retrieved 11 February 2016. ...
*  Gluten-sensitive enteropathy-associated conditions
Recent studies describe the co-occurrence between coeliac disease, in which IBD is common in venous thrombosis. A study of ... Srirajaskanthan R, Winter M, Muller AF (2005). "Venous thrombosis in inflammatory bowel disease". European Journal of ... leg venous thrombosis, and heterozygosity for factor V Leiden". J. Gastroenterol. 37 (9): 761-762. doi:10.1007/s005350200126. ... "The factor V Leiden mutation increases the risk of venous thrombosis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease". ...
*  Genetic testing
... cerebral vein thrombosis; multiple spontaneous abortions; intrauterine fetal demise Homocysteine Venous thrombosis; increased ... Factor V Leiden Venous thrombosis; pulmonary embolism; transient ischemic attack or premature stroke; peripheral vascular ... venous thrombosis (including osteonecrosis) Breast, ovarian and prostate cancer Uncontrolled division of cancer cells Crohn's ... microcytic hypochromic anemia Factor II Venous thrombosis; certain arterial thrombotic conditions; patients with deep vein ...
*  Post-thrombotic syndrome
Ultrasonography for deep venous thrombosis must be performed to evaluate the situation: the degree of obstruction by clots, the ... Kahn SR, Hirsch A, Shrier I. Effect of postthrombotic syndrome on health-related quality of life after deep venous thrombosis" ... 1996). "The long-term clinical course of acute deep venous thrombosis". Ann Intern Med. 125: 1-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-125-1- ... Shbaklo H, Kahn SR (2008). "Long-term prognosis after deep venous thrombosis". Curr Opin Hematol. 15: 494-8. doi:10.1097/moh. ...
*  Arno Villringer
1991). Heparin treatment in sinus venous thrombosis. Lancet, 338(8767), 597-600. Villringer, A., Planck, J., Hock, C., ...
*  Mesenteric ischemia
... venous thrombosis: 32% mortality arterial embolism: 54% mortality arterial thrombosis: 77% mortality non-occlusive ischemia: 73 ... Font VE, Hermann RE, Longworth DL (1989). "Chronic mesenteric venous thrombosis: difficult diagnosis and therapy". Cleveland ... Those who have thrombosis of the vein may be treated with anticoagulation such as heparin and warfarin, with surgery used if ... Regarding mesenteric arterial thrombosis or embolism: "...early symptoms are present and are relative mild in 50% of cases for ...
*  Ultrasonography of deep vein thrombosis
Elliott, C. Gregory (2000). "The Diagnostic Approach to Deep Venous Thrombosis: Diagnostic Tests for Deep Vein Thrombosis". ... but of most importance is the detection of venous thrombosis. The most reliable sign of thrombosis (even when a good image and ... The risk of deep vein thrombosis can be estimated by Wells score. Lower limbs venous ultrasonography is also indicated in cases ... The inability to compress the vein is one of the more reliable indications of venous thrombosis. There is a simplified ...
*  Factor VIII
"Elevated factor VIII levels and risk of venous thrombosis". British Journal of Haematology. 157 (6): 653-63. doi:10.1111/j.1365 ... People with high levels of factor VIII are at increased risk for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Copper is a ... Fang H, Wang L, Wang H (2007). "The protein structure and effect of factor VIII". Thrombosis Research. 119 (1): 1-13. doi: ... Lavigne-Lissalde G, Schved JF, Granier C, Villard S (October 2005). "Anti-factor VIII antibodies: a 2005 update". Thrombosis ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
452) Portal vein thrombosis (453) Other venous embolism and thrombosis (453.4) Deep vein thrombosis, unspec. (453.41) Deep vein ... Cerebral thrombosis (434.00) Cerebral thrombosis without cerebral infarction (434.01) Cerebral thrombosis with cerebral ... thrombosis, proximal (453.42) Deep vein thrombosis, distal (453.9) Venous embolism, unspec. site (454) Varicose veins of lower ... Nonpyogenic thrombosis of intracranial venous sinus (437.7) Transient global amnesia (438) Late effects of cerebrovascular ...
*  Virchow's triad
Dickson, B.C. (2004). "Venous thrombosis: on the history of Virchow's triad" (PDF). University of Toronto Medical Journal. 81: ... Malone, P. Colm, Agutter, Paul S. (2008). The Aetiology of Deep Venous Thrombosis: A Critical, Historical and Epistemological ... nor did he ever suggest a triad to describe the pathogenesis of venous thrombosis. In fact, it was decades following Virchow's ... he alluded to many of the factors known to contribute to venous thrombosis. While these factors had already been previously ...