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  • Pulmonary Embulism

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions March 7, 2008 05:18 AM

    My Cousin Just Died A Week Ago From A Pulmonary Embulism, She Was Only 38 Years Old. Does This Run In The Family? Or Is It Just A Horrible Unexpected Death That Can Happen To Anyone Any Time.

  • Question about some medical terms

    Emil100 3 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions February 13, 2008 05:35 PM

    I am a little confused regarding three medical terms: "pentosan sulfuric polyester""pentosan polysulfate""Elmiron". Are they all synonyms with an identical meaning?

  • genetic testing and Warfarin response

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 8, 2008 12:06 AM

    Hi – I am a genetic counselor, and I wanted to share some important information about drugs and genetics. The FDA has begun including gene-and-drug-response information in drug labels, so that healthcare providers and patients have updated information on how genetics, along with other factors...

  • threat of dvt after varicous vein operation

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions October 18, 2007 04:53 PM

    hi all, well i will get straight to the point, my sis has just had an operation to remove a varicous vein, and im a bit worried about the threat of dvt what signs should i b looking out for? any information/advice gratefully recieved

  • Small bluish vein in calf and very painful

    lmp1031 2 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions September 17, 2007 07:23 PM

    Can anyone give me any type of diagnosis of this??? I have had a thin line that is extremely painful show up on the back of my left calf. It has been there for about 3 to 4 months. I remember this area became extremely swollen and hot to the touch about 4 months ago. I just thought it was a bad...

  • Small bluish vein in calf and very painful

    lmp1031 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions September 17, 2007 07:22 PM

    Can anyone give me any type of diagnosis of this??? I have had a thin line that is extremely painful show up on the back of my left calf. It has been there for about 3 to 4 months. I remember this area became extremely swollen and hot to the touch about 4 months ago. I just thought it was a bad...

  • perpheral vascular disease

    haly168 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions August 16, 2007 08:21 PM

    My father was diagnosis with perpheral vascular disease, the severe type. I was hoping to find someone who might know about this disease for information about how far it had progressed.

  • Temporary Paralysis - not diagnosed HELP!

    Janympho 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions May 9, 2007 09:53 PM

    I am just returning home today after being admitted to Hospital last Tuesday. I was at work and noticed i was tripping over my words and sometimes unable to get out words. I was advised by my ENT to see a Neurologist right away, about an hour later on my way to see a neurologist my legs caved, I...

  • permanently damaged vein?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions April 14, 2007 05:51 PM

    I had 25mg phenergan injected directly into my greater saphenous vein of the right leg at the ankle at a rate of about 1 minute. The vein has now turned hard with no other discoloration / ulcerations etc. and am concerned about permanent damage. One of the symptoms that has me concerned is that...

  • Any idea what this could be?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions April 5, 2007 05:25 PM

    For a couple of months i have been getting strange spots appearing on my arms. They occur randomly at different places in patches, last a couple of hours then disapear again and i have noticed some red dots on my arms too. Also i seem to feel alot of pressure in my head, i get very bad headaches...

  • right sided hemiparesis

    ayman latif 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions February 5, 2007 01:05 AM

    i am surgeon after how much of time i will return normal i can do even minor operation or not thank u

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  • Artery infection in the Head??

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions February 4, 2007 07:31 AM

    Does anybody know the actual medical term for this??? or anything about it??? someone very close to me has just been told that he has an artery infection in his head, but didn't give me much information and i want to know as much about it as I can... what can be done to treat it, what the possible...

  • Re:Briusing

    cigarbabe 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 30, 2007 02:10 PM

    I have had two surgeries for the severe varicosities I had. My doctorsaid these were in the top 1% of the worst. One leg healed fairly well, but the right leg has not healed at all. It is terribly black below the knee and over the knee there are lumps where the sutures were tied. I have had heart...

  • gas

    dorricki 2 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 29, 2007 12:40 PM

    this is embarrassing. my husband has been passing gas lately. not your normal ex thats gross. but Im talking disqusting to the point it makes even him gag. what could cause this? I swear he is rotting

  • Vasculitis?

    dorricki 3 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 29, 2007 12:38 PM

    My dr diagnosed me with vasculitis. But is not positive. I am seeing a rhumatologist at this time and have been on steriods on and off for over a year. It all started in sept of 2005. After a hysterectomy. I developed welts/whels/ they are a raised patch that appears anywhere on my body, to...

  • Youngest Age

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 27, 2007 06:42 AM

    What's the youngest recorded age that someone has had a fatal brain aneurysm? Is this common among 19-year-olds?

  • Induced Stress Tests for your heart.

    benpilot 1 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 20, 2007 10:09 PM

    I was set up for a routine Treadmill Stress Test, but when I arrived, the two techs. that were going to administer the test talked me out of it, indicating that I would just be able to sit down on a chair and they would administer an "Adenosine Infusion", and that I might feel "Uncomfortable"...

  • Dmso

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions January 10, 2007 11:14 PM

    Anyone use DMSO to help out with vasculary/ciculatory disease? Has DMSO helped anyone with artery problems?

  • Not Sure About Diagnosis

    SouthernMom 5 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions December 31, 2006 03:47 AM

    I went to the salon recently and had a very bizarre experience upon rising from the shampoo bowl. I felt a little off balance and when seated at my chair for the haircut, I looked into the mirror and noticed my left pupil completely dialated while the right pupil was completely constricted....

  • Passing Out Cold

    Anonymous 15 Replies
    Posted in: Vasuclar conditions November 7, 2006 06:04 AM

    Has anyone ever passed out suddenly without much warning, only some lightheadedness. All blood, brain & heart tests came back normal. Any ideas?