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Research & Reviews  301 results

Lemierre syndrome leading to an ischaemic stroke and malignant cerebral oedema.
BMJ Case Reports; Carballo Cuello C, De Jesus O et. al.

Jul 14th, 2021 - Lemierre syndrome is an often misdiagnosed disease caused by an anaerobic bacterial infection that produces thrombophlebitis of the internal jugular vein and septic metastasis to distal organs, especially the lungs. Carotid stenosis or thrombosis ...

Forgotten disease: an atypical case of Lemierre syndrome presenting as a soft tissue ab...
BMJ Case Reports; Kumar D, Shamsi WE et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - Lemierre syndrome (LS) is an acute oropharyngeal infection with secondary septic thrombophlebitis and distant septic embolisation. A 29-year-old woman with sore throat, dyspnoea and left shoulder pain, who was on levofloxacin for 3 days, presented...

Successful perioperative management of a case of infective endocarditis secondary to a ...
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Morishige S, Oe M et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Lemierre's syndrome (LS) is characterized by septic thrombophlebitis of the internal jugular vein with septicemia and metastatic infection following an oropharyngeal infection. LS is rare but can cause infective endocarditis (IE), complicating IE ...

Lemierre's Syndrome Due to the Zoonotic Anaerobe Bacteroides pyogenes: Case Report and ...
Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society; Goggin KP, Beckmann N et. al.

May 27th, 2021 - Although Fusobacterium necrophorum is well described as an emerging pathogen of acute mastoiditis in young children, infection with other anaerobes can lead to similar severe sequelae including intracranial and extracranial suppurative thrombophle...

Lemierre's syndrome.
Practical Neurology; Foo EC, Tanti M et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Lemierre's syndrome is a rare and potentially life-threatening condition that follows an oropharyngeal infection, typically from Fusobacterium necrophorum, and usually affects healthy adolescents or young adults. The characteristic features are se...

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Guidelines  1 results

Umbilical Cord Care in the Newborn Infant.
Pediatrics Stewart D, Benitz W et. al.

Aug 31st, 2016 - Postpartum infections remain a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. A high percentage of these infections may stem from bacterial colonization of the umbilicus, because cord care practices vary in reflection of cultural tra...

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Drugs  39 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

Midlines and Thrombophlebitis

Jan 7th, 2020 - Study Design The investigators propose a prospective single-site, parallel, two-arm, randomized investigation to assess catheter-related symptomatic upper extremity venous thrombosis (CR-UEVT), catheter-related bloodstream infection, and functiona...

Assessing Efficacy of Axillary Web Syndrome Treatment

Jul 17th, 2019 - Axillary Web Syndrome (AWS) is one of the short / medium-term sequela of surgical treatment for breast cancer with axillary dissection (AD) or sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), with incidence reported in literature between 28% and 72%. AWS could ...

Prophylactic Antibiotics After Cesarean

Aug 31st, 2018 - The investigators propose the conduction of a prospective, randomized, double-blinded clinical trial to evaluate an alternative prophylactic regimen for the prevention of surgical site infection in women who are obese and have been laboring prior ...

Efficacy of Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Superficial Vein Thrombosis

May 4th, 2018 - Until recently thrombophlebitis was regarded as a benign and self-limiting disease. Recent studies have shown that various complications, especially vein thrombosis and pulmonary thromboembolism, often accompany SVT. An observational study (Prospe...

Tocilizumab for the Treatment of Behcet's Syndrome

Mar 23rd, 2018 - Behcet's syndrome is a vasculitis that causes oral and genital ulcerations, skin lesions, eye disease and arthritis, in addition to vascular complications with thrombophlebitis, thrombosis and rarely central nervous system involvement. IL-6 activi...

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News  27 results

Alcohol Abuse and Unusual Abdominal Pain in a 49-Year-Old

Oct 2nd, 2020 - Treatment for MVT is mainly conservative, involving systemic anticoagulation, bowel rest, fluid resuscitation, and serial abdominal exams. The ultimate goal is to prevent extension of the thrombus, avoid intestinal infarction, and prevent recurren...

A 34-Year-Old Woman With Knots on Her Leg and Reddening Skin

Sep 10th, 2019 - In addition to treating the primary causative condition, thrombophlebitis can also be managed with supportive therapy. Low-molecular-weight heparins (LMWHs) are considered the drug of choice. These, along with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ...

A 34-Year-Old Woman With Knots on Her Leg and Reddening Skin

Sep 10th, 2019 - Discussion Thrombophlebitis is a diagnostic finding that can be a harbinger of systemic disorders that result in hypercoagulable states, especially when taken into consideration within the appropriate clinical context and not simply disregarded as...

Endometrial cancer survivors may need long-term cardiovascular monitoring

May 29th, 2018 - There was a twofold increase in risk of phlebitis, thrombophlebitis, and thromboembolism for survivors (HR, 2. 07, 99% CI, 1.

Reticular Hyperpigmented Patches With Indurated Subcutaneous Plaques
Owen N. Kramer, MD, Eden Lake, MD et. al.

May 2nd, 2018 - The Diagnosis: Superficial Migratory Thrombophlebitis On initial presentation, the differential diagnosis included livedoid vasculopathy, cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa, erythema ab igne, cholesterol embolism, and livedo reticularis. Laboratory in.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →