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Noun1.peliosis - any of several blood diseases causing subcutaneous bleedingpeliosis - any of several blood diseases causing subcutaneous bleeding
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
nonthrombocytopenic purpura - purpura resulting from a defect in the capillaries caused by bacteria or drugs
idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, purpura hemorrhagica, thrombocytopenic purpura, Werlhof's disease - purpura associated with a reduction in circulating blood platelets which can result from a variety of factors
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cysts, hamartomas, haemangiomas, lymphangiomas, littoral cell angiomas, angiosarcomas and metastases) and peliosis.
Bacillary peliosis is another manifestation of Bartonella henselae infection in immunocompromised patients, typically those with AIDS [6].
Clinical and pathological features of bacillary peliosis hepatis in association with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
Schonlein termed the HSP as Peliosis Rheumatica after discovering the relationship of purpura with joint pain.
Infection may result in bacteremia (presence of bacteria in the blood), myocarditis (inflammation of the middle layer of the heart wall), peliosis hepatis (a vascular condition which results in blood-filled sacs in the liver), neuroretinitis (inflammation of the neural retina and optic nerve), bacillary angiomatosis (a proliferation of blood vessels leading to tumorlike masses), enlarged lymph nodes, and fevers.
The most common liver abormalities are subcellular changes in hepatocytes, cholestasis, peliosis hepatis, hepatocellular hyperplasia, carcinomas and general liver dysfunction (Hartgens and Kuipers 2004).
Ancak androjenlerin kilo alimi, menstrual duzensizlikler, akne, basagrisi, depresyon ve miyalji yaninda kolestatik sarilik, peliosis hepatis, hepatoselluler adenomlar ve serum lipid yukseklikleri gibi yan etkileri nedeniyle ayda bir duzenli olarak karaciger enzim duzeyleri ve serum lipid profilleri kontrol edilmelidir (4-28).
Peliosis was first described in the liver by Schoenland in 1916 (cited by Gushiken (1)).
Peliosis hepatis en pacientes tratados con esteroides anabolicos.
Steroids place stress on the liver, elevating liver enzymes and causing blood-filled cysts called peliosis hepatis.
Some of the more common radiographic studies ordered for patients with AIDS are used to diagnose the following conditions and pathologies: hepatosplenomegaly associated with peliosis hepatis, soft-tissue masses, bacillary angiomatosis in bones, basal ganglia calcifications, brain atrophy, cardiomegaly, coccidioidomycosis, cryptococcal meningitis, cytomegalovirus gastritis, esophagitis, Kaposi sarcoma, lymphocytic interstitial pneumonitis/pulmonary lymphocytic hyperplasia, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, pneumococcal pneumonia, pneumocystisjiroveci and tuberculosis.
henselae may progress to other diseases such as bacillary angiomatosis, bacillary peliosis, and Perinaud's oculogranular syndrome (a small sore on the conjunctiva, redness of the eye, and swollen lymph nodes in front of the ear).