DIC

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DIC

abbr disseminated intravascular coagulation. V. coagulation.
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Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is a dreaded complication of brown recluse envenomation in humans.
During the transfusion or within 12 hours following the transfusion, eight of the 10 patients developed fever (two recipients were receiving anesthesia for surgery at time of transfusion); seven, respiratory distress; four, hypotension; and three, disseminated intravascular coagulation.
Acute disseminated intravascular coagulation in a patient with prostatic carcinoma has been most commonly encountered in a clinical setting associated with sepsis, instrumentation, radiation, or chemotherapy.
Advanced gastric cancer associated with disseminated intravascular coagulation successfully treated with 5-fluorouracil and oxaliplatin.
The most common cause of impaired hemostasis and clinically apparent hemorrhage in a neonate is consumptive coagulopathy also known as disseminated intravascular coagulation or DIC.
International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis score for overt disseminated intravascular coagulation predicts organ dysfunction andfatality in sepsis patients.
Outcome of disseminated intravascular coagulation in relation to the score when treatment was begun.
However, activation of coagulation does not progress to frank pathological disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in majority of the cases.
Successful treatment of severe intra-abdominal bleeding associated with disseminated intravascular coagulation using recombinant activated factor VII.
We had a patient who had disseminated intravascular coagulation, antiphospholipid antibodies, and who developed ischemic necrosis of the extremities following the ingestion of two tablets of hydrochlorothiazide," he said.
Most of these folks are going to be in critical condition and have disseminated intravascular coagulation, so peritoneal lavage becomes a real nightmare.

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