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Breast Hematoma


Presentation

  • Presently described is rare case of warfarin-induced breast hematoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Physicians should be aware of this possibility in patients under anticoagulant treatment presenting with sudden onset of breast pain and a palpable mass. Repeat imaging is mandatory until complete clinical and imaging resolution of the hematoma.[doi.org]
  • We want to present 84-year-old female patient who had warfarin therapy, admitted to the emergency department with a 2 day history of swelling and bruising at left breast. References References: Makris M, Van Veen JJ, Maclean R.[dergipark.ulakbim.gov.tr]
  • Case Report A 61-year-old woman with a 7-year medical history of treated hypertension, recurrent gastritis, and obesity (body mass index, 30.7) presented in May 2010 with ductal infiltrating breast cancer.[academic.oup.com]
Chills
  • An infected hematoma can cause extra symptoms such as: Fever and chills Redness and inflammation Enlarged lymph nodes Causes Of Breast Hematomas There are several breast hematoma causes, although the most common is direct trauma or blow such as accidents[health.in4mnation.com]
Sneezing
  • Despite endless gadgets and app a show more Top points you didnt know about your allergy VeryWell.com If you are all too familiar with a sudden bout of rash and itching or sneezing and runny nose, then you p show more Handy tips to ease a panic attack[practo.com]
  • Trauma to tissue also may be caused by an aggressive sneeze or an unexpected twist of an arm or leg. When a blood vessel is damaged, blood leaks into the surrounding tissue; this blood tends to coagulate or clot.[medicinenet.com]
Chest Deformity
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
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Suggestibility
  • This suggests that, in the face of significant intractable bleeding, a heightened awareness of the possible need for surgical intervention should be maintained. 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Conventional wisdom suggests that capsular contracture is often triggered by low-grade infection, and if left untreated could lead to pain, breast deformity, and unnatural firmness of the tissue.[californiasurgicalinstituteblog.com]
  • Breast Hematoma Treatment Depending on the size of the hematoma, the doctor may suggest several breast hematoma treatments. Surgery is a common treatment option, although most hematomas disappear on their own depending on size.[health.in4mnation.com]
  • 11-29-2004, 12:18 AM #1 Experienced User Hematoma after surgery This is my first time to post on this site after it being suggested by a friend and there seems to be a great deal of support and help here.[cancerforums.net]
  • My mother went back to her PCP this afternoon who suggested that it could possibly be a hematoma due to trauma, but did order a script for a mammogram and ultrasound of the breast. And now the waiting game...[medhelp.org]
Breast Mass
  • Hematoma Versus Tumors In the case of a questionable breast mass, such as a hematoma that caused scar tissue and resembles a tumor, it is usually sufficient to do an ultrasound after an abnormal mammogram to see if there is a hematoma.[verywell.com]
  • Ultrasonography: an alternative to x-ray-guided needle localization of nonpalpable breast masses. Surgery 1988; 104(5):870–873 PubMed Google Scholar 24. Harlow SP, Krag DN, Ames SE, Weaver DL.[link.springer.com]

Treatment

  • Larger hematomas often require treatment to prevent secondary complications. Treatment may include repetitive needle aspirations, CT guided drain placement or occasionally open surgical drainage.[realself.com]
  • Treatment The treatment path recommended for breast hematoma may vary, depending on factors like the size, cause and location.[home-remedies-for-you.com]
  • Physicians should be aware of this possibility in patients under anticoagulant treatment presenting with sudden onset of breast pain and a palpable mass. Repeat imaging is mandatory until complete clinical and imaging resolution of the hematoma.[doi.org]
  • Breast Hematoma Treatment Depending on the size of the hematoma, the doctor may suggest several breast hematoma treatments. Surgery is a common treatment option, although most hematomas disappear on their own depending on size.[health.in4mnation.com]
  • The reported sonographic spectrum includes: fluid collection solid nodule cystic nodule diffuse parenchymal abnormalities calcified nodule Treatment and prognosis Although benign, it requires careful interpretation in the correct clinical context.[radiopaedia.org]

Prognosis

  • The reported sonographic spectrum includes: fluid collection solid nodule cystic nodule diffuse parenchymal abnormalities calcified nodule Treatment and prognosis Although benign, it requires careful interpretation in the correct clinical context.[radiopaedia.org]

Etiology

  • Various etiologies have been proposed, usually relating to history of trauma, anticoagulant use, or physical strain.[academic.oup.com]
  • The points to be discussed are the location, the etiology, the responsible dose, and the indicated management. Some characteristics of this condition are known but our understanding of the mechanism is not sufficient.[ispub.com]

Pathophysiology

  • Rarely, a breast hematoma can also occur spontaneously due to a rupture of blood vessels in the breast, especially in persons with coagulopathy [1] [2] or after long-term use of blood-thinning drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen. [3] Pathophysiology [[en.wikipedia.org]
  • We also discuss the possible pathophysiological mechanisms of this phenomenon.[academic.oup.com]

Prevention

  • Abstract Warfarin is the most commonly used oral anticoagulant and is widely prescribed to prevent thromboembolic events. Warfarin-dependent spontaneous breast hematoma is a very rare complication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • While family members might put up with your anger managem show more Did you know sunblock could help prevent skin rashes? Women's Health Skin rashes, no matter how small, can lead to a lot of irritation and be very difficult to deal with.[practo.com]
  • Taking the herb Arnica montana may also prevent hematomas from forming. Although patients may be concerned that they will need to undergo a revision surgery if a hematoma forms, the chances of this are very unlikely.[crawfordplasticsurgery.com]
  • Eating foods rich in vitamin K will help prevent massive blood loss arising from breast augmentation complications. Avoid bumping, compressing or massaging the breast after surgery.[health.in4mnation.com]
  • Aspirin used for pain relief causes blood to become thinner and prevents clotting. But this makes a person prone to bleed easily. If you consume aspirin, your chances to develop a hematoma due to trauma increase.[tandurust.com]

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