DIC

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DIC

abbr disseminated intravascular coagulation. V. coagulation.
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Thromboelastographic evaluation of hemostatic function in dogs with disseminated intravascular coagulation.
Irrespective of the cause of PF, its cardinal manifestations are presence of circumscribed ecchymosis of skin and symmetrical gangrene of the extremities with coagulation abnormalities suggestive of disseminated intravascular coagulation (7).
The major reason for offering both types of test appears to be clinical staff preference for the qualitative method in screening for disseminated intravascular coagulation or VTE evaluation.
Table 1 Differential diagnosis of digital ischaemia post-cardiac surgery Aetiology Pathology and clinical examples Vessel wall Atherosclerosis Vasculitis: drug induced, cryoglobulinaemia, Takayasu's arteritis, Wegener's granulomatosis, Reynaud's syndrome, systemic sclerosis, mixed connective tissue disease Embolism Cardiac source Proximal arterial aneurysm Thrombosis Atherosclerosis Arterial reconstruction Arterial catheter injury Arterial dissection Antiphospholipid syndrome Thrombosic thrombocytopenia purpura HITTS Disseminated intravascular coagulation Trauma/physical Drugs, e.
Coagulation abnormalities can include prolonged clotting times, which may progress to disseminated intravascular coagulation.
Local edema, pain, local necrosis, muscle degeneration, disseminated intravascular coagulation or hemolysis and acute renal failure have been reported in cases of envenomation with the toxin of North America Viper (7-9).
One possible explanation may be that unrecognized bleeding that prolongs the delay between the delivery and the treatment increases the risk of hysterectomy," they wrote, explaining that "a higher blood loss and disseminated intravascular coagulation would lead to clinical conditions that render hysterectomy almost inevitable.
Morbidity from NMS includes rhabdomyolysis, pneumonia, renal failure, seizures, arrhythmias, disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIG), and respiratory failure.
Leslie developed disseminated intravascular coagulation, a blood-clotting disorder.
Laboratory tests should include complete blood count, complete metabolic panel, uric acid, lactate dehydrognease, and disseminated intravascular coagulation if APL is likely.
Several tissue factors can be released from pathological process of necrosis, and further contribute to disturbance of circulation, significant edema, or disseminated intravascular coagulation.

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