An 86-year-old man with a medical history of diabetes mellitus type II, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and cerebrovascular accident
and who (until 3 days prior to admission) independently managed his activities of daily living was found to have an altered mental status, aphasia, and a quantified fever (40[degrees]C).
9(27.3%) of non-survivors had prior Cerebrovascular accident
followed by kidney disease.
Currently there is no specific pharmacotherapy indicated for cocaine intoxication, a state characterized by acute agitation, hyperthermia, tachycardia, arrhythmias and hypertension, with the potential life-threatening sequalae of myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular accident
, rhabdomyolysis, respiratory failure and seizures.
al Hatou pointed out, the delegation discovered a need for specialist medical centers, such as a cerebrovascular accident
I call upon everyone related to the health sector to visit Palestine and serve our brothers there." While assessing information on Palestinian hospitals, Dr al-Hatou pointed out that the delegation discovered a need for specialised medical centres such as a cerebrovascular accident
Anthracycline treatment is associated with a dose-dependent increase in the risk of dilated cardiomyopathy, while hematopoietic stem cell transplantation may increase the risk of CVD-related mortality from heart failure, cerebrovascular accident
, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, and rhythm disorders.
Among patients recruited to the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, there was a 9-fold increase in cerebrovascular accident
, 10-fold increased risk of coronary artery disease, and 15-fold increase in heart failure for childhood cancer survivors, compared with their siblings who were cancer free.
The various components of metabolic syndrome are predisposing factors for development of coronary artery disease (CAD) and cerebrovascular accident
A 62-year-old female patient diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) for 25 years, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, hypothyroidism, and previous history of cerebrovascular accident
consulted our hospital for routine control.
We speculate that our patient's initial presentation might have been a harbinger of his impending cerebrovascular accident
A cerebrovascular accident
(CVA), commonly referred to as a stroke, happens when the supply of blood to a part of the brain is reduced or stops flowing.
The cerebrovascular accident
(CVA) is the clinical term used when a severe loss of perfusion occurs in a vascular territory of the brain, resulting in consecutive ischemia and implicitly the loss of the neurological function associated to the area without perfusion.