Deep Venous Thrombosis of the Upper Extremity Five Years Experience at a University Hospital
- TREATMENT OF PHLEBOTHROMBOSIS AND ITS SEQUELAE WITH INTRA-ARTERIAL TRYPSIN. Villamil, Mario Fernandez; Beheran, Hugo // Angiology;Apr1956, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p179
Intra-arterial trypsin with procaine and an antihistaminic was used in the management of acute phlebothrombosis, thrombophlebitis and its sequelae. In phlebothrombosis, pain and edema were quickly alleviated, the course of the disease being shortened and the sequelae either avoided or lessened....
- Protection by Flunarizine against Endothelial Cell Injury in vivo. Hladovec, J.; De Clerck, F. // Angiology;Jul1981, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p448
Flunarizine in vivo protects against endothelial cell damage induced by intravenous injection of citrate, CaCl2, or lactate in rats. Its effect is optimal at the low oral dose of 0.1 mg/kg, corresponding to the clinically used one. It lasts for at least 8 hours. Edema formation, platelet...
- TREATMENT OF ACUTE THROMBOPHLEBITIS OF THE ARM AFTER RADICAL MASTECTOMY. Evans, James A. // Angiology;May1961, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p155
It is difficult to explain why massive edema persists in case 5 when the venogram shows such rapid clearance of the opaque material through the venous system of the arm, except that the edema may be on the basis of persistent lymphatic blockade. This patient did not have evidence of malignant...
- The stroke in an emergency: the grey areas. Bassi, P.; Lattuada, P. // Neurological Sciences;May2006 Supplement 1, Vol. 27, ps57
In spite of the development of advanced technologies, diagnosis and therapy for an ictus in emergency still pose difficulties in a significant percentage of cases. Diagnostic problems are encountered both when faced with focal symptoms and in the presence of disturbances to consciousness,...
- Unilateral Extremity Swelling in Female Patients with Cancer. Samdani, Saima; Lachmann, Elisabeth; Nagler, Willibald // Journal of Women's Health & Gender-Based Medicine;May2001, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p319
Unilateral extremity swelling may be secondary to two major causes in female patients with cancer, deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and lymphedema. In women of all ages, DVT is high on the differential diagnosis list for unilateral extremity swelling. However, in women with an underlying malignancy,...
- tuber. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2383
A definition of the medical term "tuber," which refers to a swelling or enlargement, is presented.
- tumefacient. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2387
A definition of the medical term "tumefacient," which refers to producing swelling, is presented.
- tumefaction. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2387
A definition of the medical term "tumefaction," which means intumescence, is presented.
- tumentia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2387
An encyclopedia entry for "tumentia," which refers to swelling, is presented.