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Research & Reviews 104 results
Neurology Alkabie S, Tanweer O et. al.
Nov 21st, 2021 - We present the case of a 57-year-old man with protein S deficiency and left leg deep vein thrombosis (DVT) five years prior, who developed stepwise progressive bilateral lower limb weakness, numbness/paresthesia, gait imbalance, hesitancy of mictu...
BMJ Case Reports; Cervino L, Raybould J et. al.
Nov 20th, 2021 - Current literature suggests an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in people living with HIV (PLWH) with poorly controlled viraemia and immunodeficiency. VTE treatment guidelines do not specifically address anticoagulation management in...
The Neurologist; Ali L, Jamoussi H et. al.
Nov 5th, 2021 - Protein S deficiency and coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) are rare etiologies of ischemic stroke. We describe a case of an ischemic stroke revealing severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection in a patient with a hist...
BMJ Case Reports; Chandra M, Chandra A et. al.
Oct 21st, 2021 - Inherited thrombophilic disorders are well-established predisposing factors for venous thromboembolism, but their role in arterial ischaemic stroke is uncertain. The exact mechanism of arterial thrombosis in thrombophilias remains elusive. Herein,...
Haematologica Nagaya S, Maruyama K et. al.
Oct 15th, 2021 - Not available.
Guidelines 1 results
European Journal of Neurology; Einhäupl K, Stam J et. al.
Apr 21st, 2010 - Cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis (CVST) is a rather rare disease which accounts for <1% of all strokes. Diagnosis is still frequently overlooked or delayed as a result of the wide spectrum of clinical symptoms and the often subacute or lingeri...
Clinicaltrials.gov 2 results
Apr 28th, 2021 - Thromboembolic events are among the leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality in pregnancy / postpartum period. They are the leading cause of maternal death in developed countries. Risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) during preg...
Dec 16th, 2014 - If the thrombotic tendency plays a significant role in the etiology of psychosis, one would expect to find ischemic brain injuries in neuroimaging studies, but it does not happen. Therefore, if there is a correlation between thrombotic tendency-hy...
News 5 results
Dec 3rd, 2018 - Nephrotic syndrome is one of several disease states that increase a patient's risk of developing VTE. VTE associated with nephrotic syndrome appears to be due to a hypercoagulable state resulting from urinary loss of anticoagulant proteins, togeth...
Nov 9th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women with some rare forms of thrombophilia can benefit from ante- or postpartum thrombosis prophylaxis, but those with more common types generally do not need preventive treatment, according to a new meta-analysis. Pre...
Oct 27th, 2017 - Absolute risk of pregnancy-associated venous thromboembolism (VTE) varied depending on the type of thrombophilia among women with a family history of VTE, a systematic review and meta-analysis found. While all thrombophilias increased the risk of ...
Dec 14th, 2011 - Women with recurrent spontaneous abortions in the setting of antiphospholipid syndrome have a 15-fold greater risk of thrombotic events over the long term, compared with women who have had multiple miscarriages but who don’t have the syndrome. If.
Conclusion Available data suggest that there are multiple risk factors and associations with increased risk of VTE in patients with HIV. Risk factors with the strongest association include a diagnosis of AIDS, low CD4+ cell count especially in the...