This can result in hemorrhagic stroke, epistaxis (nose bleeds) and bleeding
from the digestive tract.
The World Health Organization (WHO) describes hemophilia as a hereditary bleeding
disorder due to a partial or total lack of an essential blood clotting factor.
Methods: In this study, 95 patients were included who underwent early endoscopy with the pre-diagnosis of upper GIS bleeding
or endoscopy-colonoscopy with the pre-diagnosis of lower GIS bleeding
between 2012 and 2016.
1335, the 'Bleeding
Disorder Standards of Care Act of 2017,' Villanueva aims to provide more affordable care for patients afflicted with a bleeding
disorder, a genetic condition that prevents the blood from clotting properly, hence putting sufferers at risk of bleeding
out even from slight wounds.
Patients also underwent investigations to rule out other causes of purpura or bleeding
Material and Methods: This was a descriptive study, which was conducted at Military Hospital Rawalpindi, in which a total of 198 patients with Non-variceal Upper GI bleeding
Clinical record and family history of all patient of severe hemophilia attending Hemophilia Treatment Center was collected and evaluated for age at first bleed, frequency of bleeding
, site, family history of bleeding
, other associated symptoms and complications.
My mom died of bleeding
while undergoing a minor surgery in 1988.
This novel score offers significant advantages over existing bleeding
risk scores, including HAS-BLED and ATRIA.
Baxter International received approval from the FDA for RIXUBIS [Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant)] for routine prophylactic treatment, control and prevention of bleeding
episodes, and perioperative management in children with hemophilia B.
Acute lower gastrointestinal tract (GIT) bleeding
accounts for approximately 20% of causes of all acute gastrointestinal hemorrhage.
Objectives: To assess the outcome of early endoscopy in terms of frequency of different causes of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
at a tertiary care hospital.
is often seen in patients who undergo TRUS-guided prostate biopsy.
Suboptimal administration of oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation, in view of bleeding
complications, has necessitated the use of a standardized and user-friendly stroke risk stratification method in clinical practice.
A large study of warfarin (Coumadin use in atrial fibrillation (AFib) patients suggests that major bleeding
rates are higher than in clinical trials and are often fatal.