BILATERAL SUBCAPSULAR HEMATOMA AFTER NEEDLE BIOPSY OF ONE KIDNEY
- Chronic subdural hematoma. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Aug2006, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p4
This article offers information about chronic subdural hematoma. It occurs when blood is trapped between the brain and skull. One common cause is a direct and traumatic blow to the head. Signs and symptoms of subdural hematoma include headache, weakness, speech impairment and slurring, nausea,...
- Congenital fibromuscular dysplasia involving multivessels in an infant with fatal outcome. Kaneko, Kazunari; Someya, Tomonosuke; Ohtaki, Risako; Yamashiro, Yuichiro; Yamataka, Atsuyuki; Iizuka, Yuo; Fukumura, Yuki; Suda, Kohichi // European Journal of Pediatrics;2004, Vol. 163 Issue 4/5, p241
We report the unusual case of a 2-month-old boy with systemic fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD). He presented with congenital renovascular hypertension due to stenosis of the right renal artery, and later developed renal infarction on the contralateral side resulting in renal failure. The boy...
- Chronic kidney disease of uncertain aetiology: prevalence and causative factors in a developing country. Jayatilake, Nihal; Mendis, Shanthi; Maheepala, Palitha; Mehta, Firdosi R. // BMC Nephrology;
Background: This study describes chronic kidney disease of uncertain aetiology (CKDu), which cannot be attributed to diabetes, hypertension or other known aetiologies, that has emerged in the North Central region of Sri Lanka. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted, to determine the...
- Spinal hematoma: a literature survey with meta-analysis of 613 patients. Wulf, Hinnerk F. // Neurosurgical Review;Jan2003, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p51
Focuses on the spinal hematoma formation on patients. Analysis of the etiology of disease and its risk factors on a number of patients; Significance of anticoagulant therapy, vascular malformations and spinal or epidural anesthesia on patients; Identification of clear-cut risk factors.
- Intracerebral Hemorrhage Associated with Migrainous Headache--A Case Report. Furui, Tomoo; Iwata, Kinjiro // Angiology;Feb1993, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p164
A case of intracerebral hemorrhage that developed some time after severe headache is reported in a relatively young woman. It is proposed that hemorrhage may also be included among the causes of so-called migraine-related stroke, which has generally been known to result from infarction.
- What Causes Hypertension? // Health & Stress;2003, Issue 7, p5
Discusses the causes of hypertension. Description of how blood pressure is measured; Increased cardiac output; Increased vascular resistance.
- Low-end jobs may raise blood pressure. // Men's Health (10544836);Dec94, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p30
Cites a study which found that men at the low end of the occupational ladder had significantly more high blood pressure than men with better-paying jobs. How low end jobs combine high demand with less personal control over the work, a recipe for stress and hypertension.
- Aortic intramural haematoma. Bolger, Ann F. // Heart;Dec2008, Vol. 94 Issue 12, p1670
The article provides information related to aortic intramural haematoma (IMH), including its aetiology, classification, diagnosis, imaging and treatment options. It mentions that aortic IMH is an important syndrome among the spectrum of acute aortic catasphores that is challenging to physicians...
- Pathogenesis shapes stroke presentation. // New Zealand Doctor;4/8/2009, p26
The article discusses the pathogenesis of the different types of stroke. Ischaemic stroke is caused by the occlusion of cerebral artery either by thrombosis or embolism. Bleeding in the brain, commonly because of small artery rupture, causes primary intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). While...