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Research & Reviews  66 results

Catastrophic case of suppurative, embolic and fistulating infective endocarditis causin...
https://doi.org/10.2217/fca-2021-0124
Future Cardiology; Ojha U, Ayathamattam J et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Complete heart block, aortic root abscess and aortic valve regurgitation are well-recognized complications of infective endocarditis of the aortic valve. Splenic abscess and aorto-cavitary fistula are rarer phenomena and are indicative of calamito...

Splenic Embolization for Portal Hypertension
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03532750

Mar 31st, 2022 - This is a single center phase I/II study that is designed to assess the safety and efficacy of splenic artery embolization in the setting of symptomatic portal hypertension. All participating investigators have signed the protocol agreement and no...

Splenic Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/194655-overview

Mar 4th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Abscesses of the spleen [1] have been reported periodically since the time of Hippocrates, who postulated that the condition would take one of the following three courses [2] : The patient might die The abscess might heal The a...

Splenic Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/194655-print

Mar 4th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Abscesses of the spleen[1] have been reported periodically since the time of Hippocrates, who postulated that the condition would take one of the following three courses[2] : The patient might die The abscess might heal The abs...

Sphingomonas paucimobilis - a rare cause of splenic abscesses: A case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8735781
Medicine Birlutiu V, Dobritoiu SE et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - Infections with Sphingomonas paucimobilis are rarely described in the literature and can be community-acquired or associated with healthcare, especially in patients with chronic conditions (e.g., diabetes mellitus), malignancies, or other causes o...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Splenic Embolization for Portal Hypertension
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03532750

Mar 31st, 2022 - This is a single center phase I/II study that is designed to assess the safety and efficacy of splenic artery embolization in the setting of symptomatic portal hypertension. All participating investigators have signed the protocol agreement and no...

Sarcopaenia is a Useful Risk Stratification Tool for Surgeons to Prognosticate Splenic Abscess Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03967041

May 30th, 2019 - Splenic abscess is a life-threatening surgical emergency which requires early diagnosis and intervention to maximise patient outcomes. This can be achieved through accurate risk stratification in the emergency department (ED). Sarcopaenia refers t...

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News  5 results

SIRT With Y90 Plus Chemotherapy Extends Survival for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
https://www.onclive.com/view/sirt-with-y90-plus-chemotherapy-extends-survival-for-intrahepatic-cholangiocarcinoma

Sep 4th, 2021 - The addition of selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) with Y90 resin microspheres to gemcitabine/cisplatin resulted in a median overall survival (OS) of 21.6 months (95% CI, 7.3-25.2) for patients with inoperable intrahepatic cholangiocarcin...

Left Upper Quadrant Pain and Pyrexia in a 50-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/873003_3

Dec 9th, 2016 - Discussion Sections of the CT scan show a low-density lesion within the spleen, with multiple areas of air density highly suggestive of a splenic abscess with gas-forming organisms. Splenic abscess is a rare clinical entity. A high index of suspic...

Investigating Infection in the Patient With RA
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/72001/infectious-diseases/investigating-infection-patient-ra/page/0/1

The second patient was a man, age 60, with a two-week history of abdominal pain and a six-month history of effective etanercept use for persistent psoriatic arthritis. Contrast-­enhanced CT revealed a large splenic abscess, and blood cultures iden.

Complicated Infective Endocarditis: A Case Series
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881164_4

Discussion IE is associated with cardiac, neurologic, renal, and musculoskeletal complications. Predisposing factors include the infecting pathogen, duration of illness prior to therapy, and underlying comorbidities.[1] IE caused by S. aureus is a...

Complicated Infective Endocarditis: A Case Series
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881164

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: Infective endocarditis is associated with not only cardiac complications but also neurologic, renal, musculoskeletal, and systemic complications related to the infection, such as embolization, metasta...

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