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Latest Publications and Research on Deep Vein Thrombosis

Med. J. Malaysia    

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis: review of cases in a single centre in Malaysia.

Sim SK, Tan YC, Ghani ARI

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) is a potentially fatal neurological condition. However, due to the non-specific clinical and radiological feat... Read More

Source: PubMed

J. Thromb. Thrombolysis  2020 Feb 01  

Upper extremity deep vein thrombosis treated with direct oral anticoagulants: a multi-center real world experience.

Porfidia A, Agostini F, Giarretta I, Tonello D, Pastori D, Pignatelli P, Santoliquido A, Sartori M, Lessiani G, VisonÓ A, Donadini MP, Pola R

Upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis (UEDVT) accounts for about 5-10% of all cases of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). It is often associated with cancer a... Read More

Source: PubMed

Am J Case Rep    

An Unusual Case of Modified Lemierre's Syndrome Caused by Staphylococcus aureus Cellulitis.

Elhakeem IA, Al Shokri SD, Elzouki AY, Danjuma MI

BACKGROUND Lemierre's syndrome is a potential life-threatening disease commonly occurring in young, healthy individuals. It is often preceded by an or... Read More

Source: PubMed

Clin Genitourin Cancer  2020 Jan 08  

Risk for Venous Thromboembolic Events in Patients With Advanced Urinary Tract Cancer Treated With First-Line Chemotherapy.

Bamias A, Tzannis K, Dimitriadis I, Tsironis G, Papatheorodidi AM, Tsiara A, Fragkoulis C, Xirokosta A, Barbarousi D, Papadopoulos G, Zakopoulou R, Varkarakis I, Mitsogiannis I, Adamakis I, Alamanis C, Stravodimos K, Papatsoris AG, Dellis AE, Drivalos A, Ntoumas K, Matsouka H, Halvatsiotis P, Raptis A, Gerotziafas GT, Dimopoulos MA

Venous thromboembolic events (VTEs) frequently occur in cancer patients. Risk assessment models (RAMs) for cancer-associated thrombosis have been prop... Read More

Source: PubMed

Clin Neurol Neurosurg    

The use of intermittent pneumatic compression to prevent venous thromboembolism in neurosurgical patients-A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pranata R, Deka H, Yonas E, Vania R, Tondas AE, Lukito AA, July J

The incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains high despite the use of low-molecular weight heparin (LMWH) and compression stocking (CS). We ai... Read More

Source: PubMed


Nurgul Sunday, October 14, 2012

Does anybody know where is the best place for my mom to have a surgery of deep vein thrombosis? Doctor said she must have an operation but he said in our country is not the best place to do it... He has advised Israel, Russia... what do you think?

josgreg Saturday, March 19, 2011

The article provided a nice graphical view on the disease which was of the more specific on the topic. Diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis To diagnose this condition, you may have to undergo the following tests in an infirmary: >A blood test which is named as D-Dimer is usually done to measure a substance which is responsible for blood clots to break down. If you have negative reading in this test, it tells that you have deep vein thrombosis.

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