Items tagged “pulmonary embolism”

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Mercury embolism

Mercury embolism ​is a rare condition caused by the embolism of elemental mercury secondary to suicidal or accidental intravenous injection 1,4. Pathology Etiology Mercury embolism is primarily from intravenous injection of elemental mercury although it has rarely been seen secondary to inges...
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Years criteria for pulmonary embolism

The YEARS criteria is a diagnostic algorithm that determines the risk of pulmonary embolism (PE) derived from three items in the Wells score that are most predictive of PE1. Unlike the Wells score, it uses a variable D-dimer threshold based off clinical pre-test probability. The YEARS criteria i...
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Catheter pulmonary embolism

 Diagnosis certain
Ammar Haouimi
Published 01 Aug 2021
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COVID-19 pneumonia complicated by pulmonary embolism

 Diagnosis certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 17 Jan 2022
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N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate pulmonary embolism

N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate pulmonary embolism is a potentially life-threatening complication that can arise following the use of the tissue glue, butyl-cyanoacrylate, for endoscopic sclerotherapy to treat variceal bleeding. Epidemiology Sclerosis with biological glue (butyl cyanoacrylate) is curr...
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Pulmonary embolectomy

 Diagnosis certain
Varun Patel
Published 19 Aug 2022
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Broken appendage of a Günther Tulip IVC filter

 Diagnosis certain
Wajahat Ali Mohammed
Published 21 Aug 2022
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Bilateral pulmonary embolism and vacuum assisted thrombectomy

 Diagnosis certain
Raymond Chieng
Published 09 Oct 2022
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Hampton hump

 Diagnosis certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 18 Nov 2022
92% complete
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Abnormal perfusion scintigraphy

 Diagnosis almost certain
Rob Foley
Published 15 Dec 2022
79% complete
Nuclear medicine
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Cardiac hydatid cyst with pulmonary hydatid embolism

 Diagnosis almost certain
Ammar Haouimi
Published 10 Jan 2023
80% complete
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Saddle embolus with right heart strain

 Diagnosis almost certain
Ammar Haouimi
Published 11 Jan 2023
77% complete
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