hypovolemic shock


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Related to hypovolemic shock: obstructive shock, distributive shock, cardiogenic shock, hemorrhagic shock
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Noun1.hypovolemic shock - shock caused by severe blood or fluid loss
shock - (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor; "loss of blood is an important cause of shock"
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There were people who suffered from hypovolemic shock, blood loss.
The products avoid occurrence of hypovolemic shock, thrombocytopenia, blood transfusions, and increase in post-operative complications.
A meta-analysis of Wunderlich syndrome treatments showed that 83% of patients presented with acute onset of flank pain, 19% had hematuria, and 11% had symptoms and signs of hypovolemic shock.
The garment applies pressure that forces blood to vital organs and helps prevent hypovolemic shock caused by blood loss.
6%) cases, hypovolemic shock due to rupture of gestation was the presenting feature.
The infection can be manifested in a range of symptoms from relatively mild flu-like syndrome with rash, commonly known as dengue fever (DF), to severe and potentially fatal disease known as dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) or dengue shock syndrome (DSS) which is characterized by capillary leakage, thrombocytopenia and hypovolemic shock.
Three patients who received the high-dose vaccine had serious adverse events considered to be related to vaccination: One developed cranial-nerve VI palsy the day after the injection; one developed hypovolemic shock from diarrhea that started the day after the injection; and one developed acute disseminated encephalomyelitis that began 117 days after vaccination.
As the blood vessel walls become damaged and destroyed, the platelets are unable to coagulate, patients succumb to hypovolemic shock.
The patient could have been diagnosed as in class II hypovolemic shock by her medical and surgical history, clinical examination and laboratory evaluation.
I don't think the cause of death was hypovolemic shock, as a person dying from loss of blood would not "utter a loud cry and give up his spirit.
Septic shock Hypovolemic shock Unknown cause shock Cardiogenic shock Obstructive shock Other: -- 3.
A high-fidelity simulator, the Human Patient Simulator (Medical Education Technologies, Inc), was used as a teaching strategy and was programmed with 3 patient scenarios: hypovolemic shock, tension pneumothorax, and cardiac tamponade.