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267 Possible Causes for PGI2 M

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  • Hypersplenism

    After recognizing a case of epoprostenol-induced hypersplenism that resolved upon stopping the drug, the authors retrospectively reviewed all patients treated with epoprostenol[] Five of 11 patients with POPH developed hypersplenism secondary to epoprostenol.[] Continuous intravenous epoprostenol infusion is a treatment option for this condition.[]

  • Cardiogenic Shock

    This was successfully managed with inhaled epoprostenol with normalization of right ventricular systolic function.[] We report a case of RV infarction presenting with new right bundle branch block (RBBB), and therapeutic use of inhaled epoprostenol to reduce RV afterload and augment cardiac[] The use of inhaled epoprostenol in the setting of RV infarction has not been previously described, but it may augment right ventricular cardiac output via pulmonary vasodilatation[]

  • Hypocalcemia

    We report the case of a 50-year-old woman with anorexigen-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension treated with epoprostenol, who presented with Trousseau's sign, leading to[] After further analysis, we assume that epoprostenol-induced diarrhea caused malabsorption (as other reasons were excluded), leading to nutritional osteomalacia with secondary[]

  • Thyrotoxicosis

    In the 39 patients treated with epoprostenol, the proportion of patients who received combination therapy with epoprostenol and an endothelin receptor antagonist (ERA) in[] The onset of thyrotoxicosis might be promoted by epoprostenol and inhibited by ERA.[] The proportion of patients who received epoprostenol in the thyrotoxicosis group was significantly higher than that in the euthyroid group (12/12 vs. 27/47, p 0.015).[]

  • General Anesthesia

    KEYWORDS: Anesthesia; CREST syndrome; Cesarean delivery; Epoprostenol; Obstetric; Pulmonary hypertension; Scleroderma Publication type, MeSH terms, Substances Publication[] Obstetrical/methods* Anesthesia, Spinal Anesthetics, Inhalation Anesthetics, Intravenous Anesthetics, Local Antihypertensive Agents/therapeutic use Bupivacaine Cesarean Section* Epoprostenol[] Systemic/complications* Sevoflurane Young Adult Substances Anesthetics, Inhalation Anesthetics, Intravenous Anesthetics, Local Antihypertensive Agents Methyl Ethers Sevoflurane Epoprostenol[]

  • Acute Respiratory Failure

    There was an increase in ECMO and inhaled epoprostenol over time but no change in nitric oxide or cNMBAs.[] Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), inhaled nitric oxide, inhaled epoprostenol, and continuous neuromuscular blockading agents (cNMBAs) in adult mechanically ventilated[] Using the relevant landmark publication dates, these analyses did not reveal any change in use over time after publication with the exception of inhaled epoprostenol-for which[]

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    She continued to suffer from recurrent hemoptysis, even after switching from i.v. epoprostenol to i.v. treprostinil.[] KEYWORDS: Eisenmenger syndrome; embolization; epoprostenol; hemoptysis; lung hemorrhage; pulmonary arterial hypertension[] She developed hemoptysis after the introduction of i.v. epoprostenol, which was administered as a bridging treatment while the patient awaited lung transplantation.[]

  • Micrococcus Luteus

    The preparation of epoprostenol solution by patients themselves was thought to be a risk factor.[] […] luteus isolates and one Kocuria spp. isolate were obtained from blood cultures of pulmonary hypertension (PH) patients who were receiving continuous infusion therapy with epoprostenol[]

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease

    Abstract Prostacyclin (prostaglandin I2, epoprostenol sodium) arrested the progress of gangrene in the feet of a 6 year old boy with familial but otherwise unexplained peripheral[]

  • Vasodilation

    KEYWORDS: acetylcholine; epoprostenol; estrogens; hypertension; prostanoids[] In contrast, endothelial denudation or the addition of a nitric oxide synthase inhibitor markedly attenuated the vasodilation of EPA induced by epoprostenol, treprostinil[] Before the training period, the vasodilator response to intra-arterial infusion of either the prostacyclin analog epoprostenol or acetylcholine was lower ( 13%-41%; P 2016[]

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