Vessel wall abnormalities

VESSEL WALL ABNORMALITIES Types of vessel wall abnormalities : 1. Hereditary: HHT, EDD, Osteogenesis imperfecta 2. Inflammatory: Bacterial, Viral, Vasculitis. 3. Abn. Collage: Senile, Scurvy, Steroids. 4. Metaboli : Liver dis, Renal, Amyloidosis. 5. Others: Factitious, Paraproteinaemia, Drugs. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) (Osler – Rendu –Weber synd.) Clinically : A.D., ...

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Essential thrombocytosis

Essential thrombocytosis There are 2 types of thrombocytosis: 1. Reactive (most Common) 2. Clonal a. Chr. Infl. Dis. E.g. ulc. Collitis a. Pri. Thrombocythaemia (ET) b. CTD e.g. Rh. Arthritis. b. PRV c. Malignancy e.g. Hodgkin’s dis. c. Myelofibrosis. d. Acute Haemolysis d. CML. e. Fe. Def. An. e. MDS. ...

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Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) (HUS)

Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) (HUS) Aetiology : Autoimmune disorder, Abs. against ADAMTS enzyms . (This enz. normally clears VWF multimers to produce normal functional units and its deficiency results in large VWF multimers which cross – link platelets and leads to microvascular occlusion by plat. Thrombi e.g. brain, kidney). Idiopathic, ...

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Haemostasis

Haemostasis Mechanism : 1. Immediate response : Vasoconst. + plat. Plug. 2. Secondary : Fibrin deposition . Stage 1 : Pre‐injury : . Vascular endoth. Produce subs. Prevent adhesion of plat. & WBC to vessel wall (NO2 , prostocyclin) Stage 2 : Early Haemostasis : . Plat. Adher. & coagulaltion ...

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Complete Blood Count (CBC)

The complete blood count (CBC) is probably one of the most frequently performed lab tests. This test gives the physician a great deal of information about the general health of the patient. The complete blood count can help the physician diagnose a large number of conditions, and aid in the ...

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Cholesterol definition

Cholesterol definition cholesterol definition: is a waxy, fat-like substance that occurs naturally in all parts of the body. Your body needs some cholesterol to work properly. But if you have too much in your blood, it can combine with other substances in the blood and stick to the walls of ...

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High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure Blood pressure is the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your arteries. Each time your heart beats, it pumps blood into the arteries. Your blood pressure is highest when your heart beats, pumping the blood. This is called systolic pressure. When your heart is ...

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Manual de Urología Pediátrica

Manual de Urología Pediátrica Temas: Pruebas diagnósticas en urología Infección urinaria Reflujo vesicoureteral Diagnóstico y tratamiento antenatal de las alteraciones urinarias Manejo post natal de la hidronefrosis prenatal Fimosis, escroto agudo, criptorquidismo Hidrocele Ambiguedad sexual Notas de algunos aspectos urológicos Autores: Gustavo Malo, Camilo Orjuela Páginas: 116 Idioma: Español 1Fichier ...

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