Nonischemic Central Retinal Vein Occlusion Associated With Celiac Disease
- Coeliac disease in adults: variations on a theme. Bhattacharyya, A.; Patel, M. K.; Tymms, D. J. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jun1999, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p286
In childhood, coeliac disease (gluten enteropathy) tends to show itself with failure to thrive and growth retardation; in adult life with malabsorption syndromes. We report six cases in adults who presented atypically, with features including clotting disorder, hypoglycaemia, weight loss,...
- Celiac disease more prevalent than believed. Saunders, Carol S. // Patient Care;4/15/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p12
Reports on a study which shows the prevalence of celiac disease in the United States. Need for physicians to have a high index of suspicion when trying to diagnose the disease; Disease as a genetic disorder characterized by malabsorption of gluten-containing foods; Comparison with European...
- celiac disease, celiac sprue. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p394
An encyclopedia entry for "celiac disease, celiac sprue," which refers to the malabsorption, weight loss, and diarrhea, due to immunological intolerance to dietary wheat products, is presented.
- Avoiding gluten is a challenge when celiac disease strikes. // Environmental Nutrition;Jan1998, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p7
Provides information about gluten intolerance, an inherited disease that goes by many names, primarily celiac disease. Cause of the disease; Estimated number of people in United States who are affected by the disease; Information on how to detect if a person is afflicted with gluten intolerance.
- Spontaneous Bilateral Brachial Artery Thrombosis. Thomas, John M.; Deshmukh, Narayan // Angiology;Feb1974, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p156
A case of spontaneous bilateral brachial artery thrombosis in an elderly women, treated with bilateral arteriotomy is presented. Excellent result was obtained in the arm which had developed symptoms later, and an unsatisfactory result obtained in the right arm with symptoms of over twelve hours...
- Letters. Barley, Michael G.; Measroch, Alan // Update;10/22/2004, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p210
Presents several letters to the editor referencing articles published in previous issue of "Update." Comments about treatment of hypertension using multiple drugs; Discussion on treatment of deep vein thrombosis using aspirin.
- Seat-Belt Dissection and Thrombosis of the Abdominal Aorta--A Case Report. Almaz�n, Arturo; Ramos, Manuel; Estella, Rafael; Mar�n, Antonio; Gonz�lez-Or�s, Jos� Mar�a; G�mez-Alonso, Alberto // Vascular Surgery;Apr1990, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p198
Aortic injury is very rare in blunt abdominal trauma, but dissection and thrombosis of the aorta from a seat belt is exceptional and could be explained by the joint action of opposing forces. Anatomically, the lesions could go from aortic wall hematoma to complete rupture. The authors describe a...
- Multiple Venous Aneurysms of the Saphenous Vein: Report of an Uncommon Case. Gruber, H. P.; Amiri, M. A.; Fraedrich, G.; Schlosser, V. // Vascular Surgery;Mar1991, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p142
Venous aneurysms are rare entities. They may cause serious complications like thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. An uncommon case of multiple large aneurysms of the saphenous vein of a forty-one-year old woman is reported. The literature is reviewed and etiology, potential complications,...
- THROMBOELASTOGRAPHY. Toledo, F. B.; Milanéz-López, B. // Angiology;Apr1958, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p88
Examines the utility of thromboelastography in the study of vascular diseases. Schematic description of the thromboelastograph; Ability of thromboelastography to diagnose increases in coagulation and the difference between thrombosis and hemorrhage; Usefulness of the procedure in determining...