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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May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) is a rare disease which occurs due to the compression of the left iliac vein by the overriding right iliac artery, subsequently resulting in obstructed venous return, and ultimately predisposing the patient to deep venous thrombosis.1 Its incidence is variable and ranges between 5% to 18% in patients with DVT involving lower limb.
Cerebral venous thrombosis. J Thromb Haemost 2015; 13(Suppl 1):S238S244.
KEYWORDS: Deep venous thrombosis (DVT), Gynecological malignant tumor, Risk factors.
New research reveals the great benefit of taking HRT this way when patients were analysed for venous thrombosis (DVT and pulmonary embolism).
Objective: To determine the incidence of clinically detectable deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy without a standard DVT prophylaxis regimen.
To the Editor: Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) indicates occlusion of the main sinus/sinuses or cortical veins, resulting in vascular congestion and neurological lesions.[1] Juveniles with Down syndrome (DS) are more likely to develop thrombosis.[2] However, the association between thrombosis and DS has not been reported widely.
Here's what you need to know about thrombosis: Thrombosis is the formation of potentially deadly blood clots in an artery (arterial thrombosis) or vein (venous thrombosis).When a blood clot forms in the deep veins of the leg, it is known as deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
One patient randomized to filgotinib, with an inherited risk for thrombosis, experienced a non-serious deep venous thrombosis after completing the course of study drug.
Cerebral sinus venous thrombosis (CSVT) is a disease that can be seen in all age groups with various clinical findings and usually a good prognosis.
Venous thrombosis is rare vascular complication of TB, which has been scarcely reported (2).
27) suggests that varicose veins may significantly increase the risk for a type of blood clot known as a deep venous thrombosis (DVT).