venous thrombosis


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Related to venous thrombosis: Venous thromboembolism, Cerebral venous thrombosis
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Noun1.venous thrombosis - thrombosis of a vein without prior inflammation of the veinvenous thrombosis - thrombosis of a vein without prior inflammation of the vein; associated with sluggish blood flow (as in prolonged bedrest or pregnancy or surgery) or with rapid coagulation of the blood
surgery - the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
maternity, pregnancy, gestation - the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
thrombosis - the formation or presence of a thrombus (a clot of coagulated blood attached at the site of its formation) in a blood vessel
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According to western published data, annual incidence of first episode of venous thrombosis is 1.
2,4,5,6) Bowel-wall thickening (Figure 3), focal lack of bowel wall enhancement, and venous thrombosis are slightly less specific (94%).
Physicians with experience in lower extremity venous ultrasound should be capable of translating this technique to the less common upper extremity venous thrombosis.
SUMMARY--Although venous thromboembolism (VTE) including deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism is a major health problem in the world, it is an infrequent disease among young people.
Although more than 60% of the variability in the risk of venous thrombosis is attributed to the genes ([1]), only about 5% of this genetic component has been explained ([2]).
Venous thrombosis, comprising of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary thromboembolism constitute a significant cause of morbidity and mortality that is potentially preventable.
Factors that affect the spectrum of clinical manifestations and course include extent and duration of venous thrombosis, territories of the involved vessels, establishment of venous collaterals, presence of parenchymal lesions (i.
Those stricken with cancer are particularly susceptible to venous thrombosis.
Objectives: To detect the risk factors for deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in patients after neurosurgery.
The most common differentials are deep venous thrombosis (DVT), cellulitis, hematoma and ruptured Baker's cyst.
Background: Catheter-directed thrombolysis (CDT) has been a mainstay in treating deep venous thrombosis (DVT).
Hughes-Stovin syndrome (HSS) is a very rare clinical entity, which is characterized by peripheral venous thrombosis and multiple pulmonary and/or bronchial artery aneurysms and is associated with a high mortality.