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210 Possible Causes for Lower and Upper Limbs Affected, Vein Disorder

  • Coagulation Abnormalities

    After evaluation, it turned out that she had a myeloproliferative disorder and portal vein thrombosis secondary to that.[] The VM affected an upper limb in 12 patients, a lower limb in 10 and both in two.[] Clotting disorders are due to urinary losses of anticoagulants or to increased liver synthesis of procoagulants stimulated by hypoalbuminemia.[]

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Blood clots may form in veins if the vein is injured, a disorder causes the blood to clot, or something slows the return of blood to the heart.[] PICC line and upper limb DVT) 6 In the lower limbs, patients often present with unilateral leg pain, swelling, and erythema.[] It can involve either the upper or the lower extremity but more commonly affects the lower.[]

  • Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome

    Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome (KTWS) is a rare, congenital disorder characterized by the triad of varicose veins, cutaneous hemangiomas, and hypertrophy of soft tissue[] Parkes Weber Syndrome is more likely than KTS to affect an upper limb but may still affect the lower limb. The occurrence of Parkes Weber Syndrome is rarer than KTS.[] In contrast, KTS is a slow-flow combined vascular disorder involving abnormal capillaries (C), lymphatics (L) and veins (V).[]

  • Reiter's Syndrome

    […] average 4 joints lower limbs (especially knees, ankles and small joints of feet) affected more commonly than upper extremities (wrists, elbows, hand joints) 39% exclusively[] Upper extremities were predominantly affected. Lower limbs were also affected, though to a lesser extent. Almost all joints were affected.[] Arthralgia of the lower limbs was present since the first sign of RS three years before; during the second and third stages, the upper limbs were also affected.[]

  • Lateral Sinus Thrombosis

    […] cerebral sinuses, chemotherapy) para-meningeal infections (e.g.sinusitis, otitis media, meningitis, head and neck infections) mechanical injury to the sinuses or jugular veins[] Upward development affects facial movements on the opposite side, and then progressively paralysis of the upper and lower limbs.[] In young women, CVST occurs more frequently during the puerperium than during pregnancy. 1 Oral contraceptives and various coagulation disorders have frequently been implicated[]

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    The hallmarks of AT are ataxia (lack of muscle control) and other movement disorders, and telangiectasias (tiny, red "spider" veins), which appear in the corners of the eyes[] Presentation is usually by the age of 2 years and ataxia of both upper and lower limbs develops, such that by early teenage most patients require a wheelchair for mobility[] […] characterized by cerebellar ataxia, telangiectases ("spider veins"), immune defects, and a predisposition to malignancy.[]

  • Restless Legs Syndrome

    In a 2007 study, RLS was detected in 36% of people attending a phlebology (vein disease) clinic, compared to 18% in a control group.[] Complying with an irresistible urge to move the affected limbs brings temporary relief. Sleep may become disrupted, resulting in excessive daytime hypersomnolence.[] A disorder characterized by aching or burning sensations in the lower and rarely the upper extremities that occur prior to sleep or may awaken the patient from sleep.[]

  • Lipedema

    These findings support that operations for varicose veins in the legs of patients with lymphedema, lipedema, or combinations of these disorders should be undertaken only if[] Primarily the lower extremities are affected, but lipedema may occur in combination with the upper extremities as well.[] Another sign of lipoedema is susceptibility to spider veins and bruising and pain on touch and pressure.[]

  • Pneumonia

    […] of the upper GI 700 -- 1,571 483 -- 1,108 Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 1,268 -- -- 548 -- 3,734 Infectious diseases 310 -- 811 861 -- 1,396[] limbs affected more than upper limbs Muscle tone is flaccid, and the reflexes initially are brisk but then become absent; transient or occasionally persistent, coarse fasciculations[] […] of the upper GI 25,705.93 22.7 26.5 7.7 39.2 4.0* Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 25,369.30 25.6 60.9 2.3 7.8 3.3* Infectious diseases 24,380.89[]

  • Postphlebitic Syndrome

    Butterworth-Heinemann, 22.10.2013 - 586 Seiten Varicose Veins and Related Disorders focuses on the valvular incompetence in the superficial veins.[] […] of other sites I86.0 Sublingual varices I86.1 Scrotal varices I86.4 Gastric varices I86.8 Varicose veins of other specified sites I87 Other disorders of veins I87.0 Postthrombotic[] Measuring quality of life and symptoms in chronic venous disorders of the leg: development and psychometric evaluation of the VEINES-QOL/VEINES-SYM questionnaire.[]

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