INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION AT AN EARLY AGE, DUE TO AN ANOMALOUS COURSE OF THE POPLITEAL ARTERY
- Deep vein thrombosis. Watkins, Jean // Practice Nursing;Aug2009, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p409
The article offers information on the common symptoms of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). A study found that over 70% of patients with clinically suspected DVT are found to have some other cause for their symptoms. Deaths associated with such conditions are related to the complication of a pulmonary...
- AORTO--ILIAC THROMBOSIS; OBSERVATION OF TWENTY--FOUR, CASES. Pataro, Vicente F.; Perretta, Antonio; Navarret, Eugenio Emilio // Angiology;Feb1954, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1
A series of 24 cases of the Leriche syndrome is presented. It is pointed out that as to symptomatology severe intermittent claudication was found, with absence of trophic disorders. The value of aortography is stressed, first for purposes of diagnosis and prognosis, secondly for the delineation...
- Problems in diagnosis of popliteal aneurysms. Downing, R.; Ashton, F.; Grimley, R. P.; Slaney, G. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jun1985, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p440
Clinical features and errors in diagnosis have been assessed in a retrospective study of 62 popliteal aneurysms in 40 patients, 22 of whom had bilateral aneurysms. Only 29% of patients complained of pain or swelling behind the knee, while 31 % of aneurysms had produced distal ischaemia...
- Intermittent claudication. Palfeyman, Simon; Fenwick, Nikki; Trender, Hazel // Independent Nurse;11/21/2011, p25
The article discusses intermittent claudication (IC), which pertains to a cramping pain in the calf, thigh or buttocks that occurs when walking or exercising. IC results from peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and is thereby linked with increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Smoking is...
- COMPLEX RADIODIAGNOSIS AND SURGICAL TREATMENT OF THE PATIENTS WITH THROMBOSIS OF INFERIOR VENA CAVA SYSTEM. Muminov, Shukhrat; Dadamyantc, Natalya; Abdullaev, Sherali; Yuldoshev, Abror; Seydaliev, Amet; Djalalov, Farruh // Medical & Health Science Journal;Apr2011, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p57
Despite of much effort, taken to improve diagnosis technologies, examination and development of the tactics for treatment of patients with acute inferior vena cava (IVC) thrombosis remain to be insufficiently understood. In period from 2003 there were examined and treated 572 patients with...
- FURTHER EXPERIENCE WITH THE DIAGNOSIS AND MICROSURGICAL TREATMENT OF SPINAL CORD VASCULAR MALFORMATIONS. Ley, A.; Rovira, M.; Ley Jr., A.; Bacci, F. // Vascular Surgery;Jan/Feb1974, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p6
Describes experience with the diagnosis and microsurgical treatment of spinal cord vascular malformations. Details of cases in which the patients suffered transient episodes of spinal cord claudication; Operative results.
- INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION (ANGINA CRURIS). Samuels, Saul S. // Angiology;Aug1958, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p245
Provides information about intermittent claudication. Cause and pathogenesis; Signs and symptoms; Diagnosis and treatment;
- Functional outcomes and quality of life in peripheral arterial disease: current status. Nehler, Mark R.; McDermott, Mary M.; Treat-Jacobsor, Diane; Chetter, Ian; Regensteiner, Judith G. // Vascular Medicine;2003, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p115
This review examines current evidence for baseline functional impairment and changes with therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) â€“ ranging from patients without claudication or critical limb ischemia (CLI) but other exertional leg symptoms (erroneously referred to as...
- The ABCs of DVT. Sprizza, Lori; Witko, Audrey // MEDSURG Nursing;Dec2003, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p403
Provides information on deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Factors that initiate the clotting process in the blood and increase the likelihood of clot formation; Clinical symptoms and signs of DVT; Nursing implications.