intravascular coagulation

intravascular coagulation

Blood clotting abnormally within a blood vessel.
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Disseminated intravascular coagulation is considered to be a risk factor for sepsis, and effective DIC treatment is reported to improve the prognosis of patients with sepsis (5).
The delivery driver was believed to have been unconscious on the street in Hoora for some time before police found him and was admitted to the hospital's Intensive Care Unit with a condition known as disseminated intravascular coagulation.
The findings of our study of deranged coagulation profile and reduced platelet counts are either due to the severity of the illness or due to non-specific tissue damage as the trigger mechanism for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation due to activation of extrinsic pathway.13 The higher Urea and Creatinine may be due to Rhabdomyolysis resulting in acute tubular necrosis.
Most MERS patients recover spontaneously but many, especially those with underlying medical conditions, develop complications, notably pneumonia, kidney failure, disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), and pericarditis.
Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of disseminated intravascular coagulation. British Committee for Standards in Haematology.
Prothrombin time is one of the extrinsic blood coagulation tests and is used to assess extrinsic factor VII and III (Chohan et al., 2011; Mischke, 2011; Smith et al., 2005) PT may be prolonged in extensive intravascular coagulation, hepatic diseases or patients with Vitamin (Vit) K deficiency (Ogurtan et al., 2002).
The results have now been published and show that Ivy died as a result of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, brought on by heatstroke.
Far fewer delivery hospitalizations involved disseminated intravascular coagulation and hysterectomy, the next most common indicators, which were seen in just 8% of cases.
Massive hemorrhage is a lethal complication in APL and disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is its cause.
In 2015, for instance, blood transfusions occurred with more than half of deliveries among mothers who were in shock, had an amniotic fluid embolism, were experiencing a sickle cell disease crisis, or had disseminated intravascular coagulation (the formation of blood clots throughout the body).
Blood transfusion, disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), and hysterectomy were the most common indicators of severe maternal morbidity (121.1, 11, and 11 deliveries per 10,000, respectively) in 2015.
Secondary thrombotic microangiopathy includes pregnancy complications, severe hypertension, systemic infections, malignancies, rheumatic disorders, transplantation, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and severe vitamin B12 deficiency (1,2).

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