Silent menace: septic abdominal thrombophlebitis
- THE SEQUELAE OF THROMBOPHLEBITIS. Luke, Josephus C. // Angiology;Oct1953, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p413
Discusses the characteristics, and treatment of thrombophlebitis. Etiology of the disease; Method of therapy; Instructions for continual care of a leg damaged by phlebitis.
- Thrombophlebitis. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p939
Presents an encyclopedia entry for thrombophlebitis. Causes; Gender and life span considerations; Primary nursing diagnosis; Treatment modalities for thrombophlebitis.
- Thrombophlebitis. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 3rd edition;2007, p891
The article provides information on thrombophlebitis, an inflammation of a vein with an associated blood clot. It discusses the causes of thrombophlebitis and its complications. Genetic, gender, ethnic/racial and life span considerations for thrombophlebitis are mentioned. Primary nursing...
- Aetiology of vertebral compression fractures in men 50 years of age and older. // Age & Ageing;Jan97 Supplement, Vol. 26, p39
Presents an abstract of the study `Aetiology of Vertebral Compression Fractures in Men 50 Years of Age and Older,' by S. Moore, R.C. Hamdy and L.A. Cancellaro, presented during the communications to the autumn meeting of the British Geriatrics Society on October 3-4, 1996 in London, England.
- ARGENTINE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER. // Zoonoses & Communicable Diseases Common to Man & Animals;2003, Vol. 1-3, p57
The article provides information on Argentine hemorrhagic fever (AHF). The disease is caused by JunÃn virus, a segmented single-strand RNA genome virus belonging to the genus Arenavirus. It is primarily found over the large area of Argentina's humid pampas, where the main agricultural crops...
- FEVER CAUSED BY GROUP C BUNYAVIRUSES. // Zoonoses & Communicable Diseases Common to Man & Animals;2003, Vol. 1-3, p131
The article provides information fever caused by group bunyaviruses. The viruses in the serogroup belong to the genus Bunyavirus which measures approximately 90-100 nanometer with bilayered lipid envelope. The viruses have been isolated in the U.S. and are native to tropical parts of the...
- 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.
- Postinfusion Phlebitis in Infants and Children. Fonkalsrud, Eric W. // Clinical Pediatrics;Mar1969, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p135
This article discusses approaches to avoid postinfusion thrombophlebitis in infants and children. The author contends that the acidity of glucose infusion solutions seems directly related to the incidence of phlebitis and is brought about by anesthetic drugs like thiopental and hydroxydion. Vein...
- Acute superior mesenteric venous thrombosis: one disease or two? Kumar, Shaji; Kamath, Patrick S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun2003, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p1299
: ObjectiveThe aim of this study was to determine the etiology and natural history of acute superior mesenteric venous thrombosis (MVT) with and without splenic or portal vein involvement.: MethodsA retrospective analysis was carried out of patients with acute superior MVT evaluated between 1979...