THROMBOPHLEBITIS AND CANCER
- Septic pelvic thrombophlebitis. Silverman, Neil S. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Sep99, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p13
Presents information on septic pelvic thrombophlebitis (SPT). Etiology; Clinical presentation and diagnosis; Treatment.
- Portal vein thrombosis; risk factors, clinical presentation and treatment. Sogaard, Kirstine K; Astrup, Lone B; Vilstrup, Hendrik; Gronbaek, Henning // BMC Gastroenterology;2007, Vol. 7, p34
Background: Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is increasingly frequently being diagnosed, but systematic descriptions of the natural history and clinical handling of the condition are sparse. The aim of this retrospective study was to describe risk factors, clinical presentation, complications and...
- What is optimal INR for preventing venous thrombosis? Magill-Lewis, Jillene // Drug Topics;2/23/2004, Vol. 148 Issue 4, p39
Examines the debate regarding the optimal international normalization ratio (INR) for preventing venous thrombosis. Risk of bleeding directly related to the intensity and duration of anticoagulation therapy; Lower INR level attained after initial higher-dose therapy.
- THE TREATMENT OF VENOUS THROMBOSIS WITH HEPARIN. Artz, Curtis P.; Pulaski, Edwin J. // Angiology;Aug1953, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p321
Early diagnosis is the keynote to the successful treatment of deep venous thrombosis. It may be difficult to make a positive diagnosis in the early stage of the disease; however treatment must be started at the first appearance of signs and symptoms. To delay, in an attempt to make a more...
- phlebitis. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p606
An encyclopedia entry for "phlebitis" is presented. It refers to the inflammation of a vein resulting in the development of a clot. This condition is also termed thrombophlebitis.
- DEEP THROMBOPHLEBITIS: CLINICAL CONSIDERATIONS. Seligman, Bert; Shaftel, Herbert E.; Halpern, Alfred // Angiology;Jan1961, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the clinical considerations for venous thrombosis. Characteristics of the disease; Etiology; Citation of possible therapies for the disease.
- The Role of Vena Caval Filters in the Management of Venous Thromboembolism. Jacobs, David G.; Sing, Ronald F. // American Surgeon;Aug2003, Vol. 69 Issue 8, p635
Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) are important, and not infrequent, causes of morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients. Anticoagulation remains the treatment of choice for DVT and PE, but contraindications to, and complications from, anticoagulant therapy...
- Isolated internal jugular vein thrombosis: risk factors and natural history. Sheikh, Mobeen A; Topoulos, Arthur P; Deitcher, Steven R // Vascular Medicine;2002, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p177
Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) involving the upper extremities, chest, and neck has become appreciated as a significant cause of morbidity, especially in individuals with central venous access devices (CVAD). Like DVT involving the leg and pelvic veins, axillo-subclavian vein thrombosis can result...
- RECURRING SUPERFICIAL THROMBOPHLEBITIS. Lynn, R. B. // Angiology;Aug1953, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p374
Seven cases of recurring superficial thrombophlebitis have been reported. The features of the condition have been briefly reviewed and its association with thromboangiitis obliterans and visceral carcinoma has been re-emphasized. The cause of this form of thrombophlebitis is unknown and...