peliosis

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Related to peliosis hepatis: bacillary angiomatosis, verruga peruana
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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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Clinical and pathological features of bacillary peliosis hepatis in association with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
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).
henselae, the predominantly identified species, has been associated with cat scratch disease, peliosis hepatis, and bacillary angiomatosis in humans.
Isolated splenic peliosis is extremely rare, and most cases are associated with peliosis hepatis.
4,5) Other forms of endothelial injury can be seen, including venoocclusive disease, peliosis hepatis, sinusoidal dilatation, and perisinusoidal fibrosis.
Steroids place stress on the liver, elevating liver enzymes and causing blood-filled cysts called peliosis hepatis.