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386 Possible Causes for Injury, by, due, operations, strangulation, to, war

  • Blast Injury

    SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA: Combat physicians treating patients injured in overseas contingency operations observed an increase in the severity of explosion injuries occurring[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We are presenting the first report of acute SEH due to shock wave.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Blast injury to the lung is a potentially fatal injury.[symptoma.com] One, Vietnam, Northern Ireland, the first Gulf War, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Afghanistan.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Delayed treatment of traumatic diaphragmatic injury leads to an increased risk for herniation and/or strangulation of abdominal organs, which can be life-threatening.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND: Acute blast injury requires aggressive operative intervention.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract War wounds have created a unique reconstructive challenge for successful functional limb salvage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Tinnitus

    […] tinnitus reduction and pre-operative tinnitus tone, tinnitus duration, post-operative hearing recovery, and tympanogram.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract The muscular tinnitus due to an extrinsic auricular myoclonus is an extremely rare disorder which demonstrates a semirhythmic involuntary movement of the ear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] That ringing sound is called tinnitus, and it's one of the most common injuries to emerge from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.[pri.org] This article presents a case of three war veterans with PTSD symptoms who received a series of acupuncture treatments for tinnitus with positive outcomes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: This is the first extensive tinnitus characterization using THI-POL and VASs questionnaires in HL patients due to mtDNA variants.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tinnitus due to repetitive contraction of the paraauditory muscles is a rare condition. We present a case of bilateral tinnitus concomitant with eyelid blinking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of a discrete injury to area LC that resulted in bilateral tinnitus suppression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Coma

    The capability of each index SAPS 3, SOFA, and GCS (D1 and D3) to predict mortality was analyzed by receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curves.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To date, no neurological complication due to EVD malplacement has been reported in the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RATIONALE: Acute kidney injury may contribute to distant organ dysfunction. Few studies have examined kidney injury as a risk factor for delirium and coma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] I decided I had been in some vague war, and an explosion had got me. RyanJLane/Vetta/Getty Images Either way, the trees had the last laugh.[cracked.com] KEYWORDS: Glasgow coma scale; prognosis and resuscitation; strangulation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Computed tomography scans should be examined for signs of SIH before operating on patients with a spontaneous subdural hematoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The operative procedure was extradural, and a Jackson-Pratt (JP) drain was placed in the tissue bed and set to wall suction during skin closure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Flail Chest

    We compared operative-to-non-operative management in adult flail chest patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Due to this, the affected area is not able to contribute to lung expansion.[symptoma.com] OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence, management and outcomes of patients with flail chest injuries, compared to patients without flail chest injuries (single rib fractures[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The 1958 Emergency War Surgery NATO Handbook mentions flail chest twice, once as a potential cause of failed resuscitation and once to note field treatment.[drminkim.com] The herniated segment can strangulate, requiring surgical correction. Only gold members can continue reading. Log In or Register to continue[radiologykey.com] Die Nierenfunktion war normal. Der Patient nahm keine Kortikosteroide ein, rauchte nicht und trank wenig Alkohol.[springerlink.com] Abstract We report a case of operative stabilization of an incompetent upper chest wall 6 years following flail chest.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction

    We describe the psychologic factors in these cases in terms of the primary and secondary gain operative in the somatoform disorder of conversion reaction and emphasize the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Disparities in the literature regarding etiology, pathophysiology, and management may be due to the historic approach to this patient population.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Its etiology following intubation is likely due to recurrent laryngeal nerve injury on intubation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The frequency of VCD would be expected to increase during times of stress, including periods of war, since it is thought to be a conversion reaction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Just as you are trying to take a breath in, your chest expands, the diaphragm contracts but the larynx tightens and it may feel like strangulation.[cityallergy.com] It reduces the risk of vocal cord palsy in high-risk patients and has led to two-stage operations to prevent bilateral palsies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The diagnostic performance of these characteristics was poor; the area under the receiver-operating-characteristic curve was 0.68.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Overdose

    Abstract BACKGROUND Ketamine is used as an induction and sedation agent in emergency departments and operating rooms throughout the country.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Diltiazem overdose has a high mortality rate due to cardiotoxicity associated with bradycardia and hypotension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The use of these biomarkers could help stratify patients for their risk of liver injury at hospital presentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sun, 18 Mar 2018 The annual Craigie Knowes compilation benefits War Child, a charity aiding children caught up in global conflict.[residentadvisor.net] Although suicide by medication overdose is less frequent than suicide by hanging, self-strangulation, or vein cutting, it raises questions as to how the medications are obtained[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case report illustrates proximal tubular dysfunction (Fanconi syndrome) due to an acute deferasirox overdose.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Libertarians say that the "War on Drugs" is all just a bunch of deep state nonsense that should be forfeited at once, treating it instead as a public health issue, as if communities[dailywire.com]

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  • Gas Gangrene

    Emergency operative intervention is indicated to remove the septic source and replace the failed liver.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Gas gangrene, an infection caused by Clostridium perfringens, is a potentially fatal and physically disabling disease due to its sometimes incredibly rapid progression[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The clinical course and chest computed radiography and thoracoscopy findings suggested that her condition resulted from a relatively rare esophageal injury after she accidentally[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] During the Civil War in the U.S. (1861-1865), many battle wounds were not explored. Earlier, Dr.[kumc.edu] In strangulated hernia , a loop of intestine is caught in the bulge and its blood supply is cut off; gangrene may occur in that section of tissue.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] On the day of admission due to severe abdominal pain, peritonitis was diagnosed, and computed tomography showed free air in the abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Gas gangrene is an emergency condition, which usually develops after injuries or surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Tetanus

    Operative intervention was undertaken to decompress the cauda equina and stabilize the spine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] OBJECTIVE: Severe tetanus remains a serious issue in less developed countries, leading to prolonged hospitalization due to prolonged neuromuscular contraction of muscles.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: Few cases of cephalic tetanus complicating head injury are found in the world literature, and many were diagnosed late.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the past, the area of Bujanovac, Medvedja and Presevo had been exposed to mass immigration (especially due to the war in the territory of former Yugoslavia), which caused[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clostridium tetani organisms residing in the gastrointestinal tract were presumed to have been endogenously inoculated into the strangulated intestine, where it produced tetanospasmin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Explosions, both in war and in patriotic celebration, were now safer—at least regarding tetanus.[americanhistory.si.edu] procedures Insect bites Dental infections Compound fractures (a break in the bone where it is exposed) Chronic sores and infections Intravenous (IV) drug use Intramuscular[cdc.gov]

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  • Lethargy

    The pre-operative clinical diagnosis was pituitary adenoma vs. craniopharyngioma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Propionic acidemia is the accumulation of propionate in blood due to dysfunction of propionyl-CoA carboxylase.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Brain Ischemia Another form of brain damage is a birth injury called brain ischemia.[birthinjuryguide.org] The lethargy of the nation toward its capital suddenly vanished at the outbreak of the Civil War.[yourdictionary.com] […] infants with intussusception of childhood neurological signs and symptoms have been rarely mentioned, references to an altered state of consciousness and lethargy in volvulus, strangulation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They include: Allergic reactions that operate beneath the level of normal awareness.[naturalremedies.org] These patients can have lethargy due to their inability to move well and tire easily due to their compromised physical ability.[study.com]

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  • Lipoma

    At six months post-operatively, the patient was without dysphagia and was disease free on imaging.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PATIENT CONCERNS: A 57-year-old male was admitted to our department due to a painless swelling on the volar side of the middle finger of the right hand.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The professional must diagnose this type of injury as soon as possible and treat it so that it does not take large proportions, which can result in esthetic and functional[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Immunhistochemisch war keine MDM 2-/CDK4-Expression innerhalb der Lipomkomponente, jedoch in der ALT-Komponente zu belegen.[springermedizin.de] Laparoscopy revealed a small intestine volvulus secondary to the strangulation of a mesenteric lipoma. The band and tumor were removed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The ILA strategy provides the advantage of a minimal tissue injury, associated with minimal postoperative pain, blood loss, and bed rest.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These findings led to a pre-operative diagnosis of intussusception induced by a lipoma. The patient underwent emergency surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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