FURTHER EXPERIENCES WITH GANGRENE OF THE EXTREMITIES
- Peripheral Symmetrical Gangrene. Davis, Mark Denis P. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2004, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p914
Describes clinical characteristics of peripheral symmetrical gangrene. Physical manifestations; Conditions that could lead to peripheral symmetrical gangrene; Acral areas involved in the disease; Clinical management of the condition.
- THE MANAGEMENT OF GANGRENE IN THE EXTREMITIES. Samuels, Saul S. // Angiology;Dec1956, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p532
Focuses on the management of gangrene in the extremities. Importance on the classification of the type of gangrene; Consideration of the patient's condition prior to the treatment; Efficacy of conservative treatment.
- Processes and outcomes of care for soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities. Paszat, Lawrence; O'Sullivan, Brian; Bell, Robert; Bramwell, Vivien; Groome, Patti; MacKillop, William; Bartfay, Emma; Holowaty, Eric // Sarcoma;Mar2002, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p19
Purpose: A population-based cohort study of soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities (STSE) in Ontario, Canada was conducted using linked administrative databases. Methods and materials: Electronic administrative databases were linked from the Ontario Cancer Registry, the Canadian Institute for...
- PSDE. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1920
A definition of the acronym "PSDE," which means painful swollen deformed extremity, is presented.
- Sweet's syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2253
An encyclopedia entry for "Sweet's syndrome," which refers to a febrile illness with increased painful plaques on the limbs, face and neck, is presented.
- acropathology. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p35
A definition of the term "acropathology," which refers to any conditions of the extremities, is presented.
- ANGIOPATHIES IN ACROSCLEROSIS. Calvert, Rowland J.; Nardell, Sydney G.; Raeburn, Cyril // Angiology;Apr1955, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p129
A case of acrosclerosis with calcinosis (Thibiergeï¿½Weissenbach syndrome) is described. Arteriography revealed occlusion of the right femoral and left posterior tibial arteries, a feature not previously emphasized, and one warranting further study. Gangrene and profound ulceration of the...
- Management of the Failed Primary Infrainguinal Reconstruction: Treatment Options and Long-Term Outcome. Akers Jr., Donald L.; Hewitt, Robert L. // Vascular Surgery;Jul/Aug1996, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p281
Patients presenting with critical limb ischemia following failed infrainguinal grafts have been reported to have a significant amputation rate and reduced long-term survival. The authors reviewed their three-year experience with 33 patients with failed infrainguinal reconstruction. The median...
- Heparin/warfarin. // Reactions Weekly;12/15/2007, Issue 1182, p18
The article describes the case of a 60-year-old man who developed phlegmasa caerulea dolens following withdrawal of heparin and despite being seemingly adequately anticoagulated with warfarin. Heparin was restarted and his affected limb was elevated. He underwent fasciotomy but his condition...