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Disorder of the Circulatory System

Disorder of Circulatory System


Presentation

  • Two patients presented with cerebrovascular disease following systemic lupus erythematosus. These were a 12-year-old girl and a 5-year-old boy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • His presentation at 10 a.m. April 23 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 South Villa Ave., Annapolis, will be followed by a free screening for this disorder.[patch.com]
  • 1 in 2000 people in U.S. cause of sudden death in young athletes disease of bone marrow/lymphatic condition large # of immature WBX median survival rste 3-4yrs abdnormal blood flow through heart valve due to leaky valve most common is mitral can be present[quizlet.com]
  • Congenital Heart Defect Congenital Heart Defect As the term goes; congenital heart defect is present at birth and may be mild or severe.[identity.care]
  • The objective of the present study was to examine how well these metrics predicted mortality from all causes and diseases of the circulatory system in a national sample of adults in the United States.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Chest Discomfort
  • Signs of a heart attack include chest discomfort (pressure, squeezing, or pain), shortness of breath, nausea, and lightheadedness. 5.[visiblebody.com]
  • Angina Angina Angina, characterized by severe and recurrent chest discomfort and pain, is caused due to lack of blood supply and/or oxygen supply in the muscles of the heart.[identity.care]
High Fever
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease A contagious viral disease that quickly spread and claimed hundreds of lives worldwide in 2003, is characterized by high fever, dry cough, diarrhea and headache.[circulatorysystem.organsofthebody.com]
Respiratory Distress
  • Conditions coded include acute respiratory distress syndrome, pulmonary edema, interstitial pulmonary diseases, and pulmonary eosinophilia.[universalclass.com]
Sexual Dysfunction
  • It plays a vital role in determining whether there were chances of developing diabetes, thyroid disease, growth disorders, sexual dysfunction, and a host of other hormone-related disorders.[indiatoday.intoday.in]
Dizziness
  • A stroke occurs when the brain can no longer receive blood from the heart If people start exhibiting symptoms of a stroke, like a sudden drooping face on one side, trouble seeing, confusion, numbness, or dizziness, call your emergency line immediately[study.com]
  • Nose-bleeds, palpitation, dizziness, numbness and severe headache are the symptoms of dangerously high blood pressure.[circulatorysystem.organsofthebody.com]
  • […] including sleepiness, unconsciousness, and coma) Personality, mood, or emotional changes Confusion or loss of memory Difficulty swallowing Changes in taste Difficulty writing or reading Loss of coordination Loss of balance Clumsiness Trouble walking Dizziness[sites.google.com]
  • Let the doctor know if your child has any chest pain, trouble breathing, or dizzy or fainting spells; or if your child feels like the heart sometimes goes really fast or skips a beat. Date reviewed: September 2018[kidshealth.org]

Workup

Staphylococcus Aureus
  • The causative organism was identified in 3 of them and consisted of Haemophilus influenzae (in a 5-month-old girl), Streptococcus pneumoniae (in a 21-month-old girl complicated by subdural empyema and sinovenous thrombosis), and Staphylococcus aureus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Streptococcus Pneumoniae
  • The causative organism was identified in 3 of them and consisted of Haemophilus influenzae (in a 5-month-old girl), Streptococcus pneumoniae (in a 21-month-old girl complicated by subdural empyema and sinovenous thrombosis), and Staphylococcus aureus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Treatment

  • Drug treatments, surgery, and prophylactic antibiotics are generally recommended by the health care provider as some of the treatment measures.[circulatorysystem.organsofthebody.com]
  • A myocardial infarction occurs when blood flow to the heart is cut off The immediate treatments for a heart attack all focus on getting oxygen to the heart and getting the clot out of the blood vessel.[study.com]
  • McClain, a board certified cardiovascular surgeon, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of this disease process that can lead to swelling, pain, fatigue and restless legs. The views expressed in this post are the author's own.[patch.com]
  • Whats a treatment for angina? Complete sudden cessation of heart action; rapidly fatal; irreversible brain damage in minutes. Abnormal changes in heart rythm. Hardening of arteries; may result in hypertension.[quizlet.com]
  • Accurate screening and detection could solve BED problem with treatment," said Professor Cynthia Bulik, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in the US. "BED afflicts people of all shapes and sizes.[indiatoday.intoday.in]

Prognosis

  • One of the key features of his dichotomization was the better prognosis for persons with bipolar disorder compared to those with schizophrenia [30].[journals.plos.org]

Etiology

  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa It is a serious inflammatory disease of unknown etiology affecting small to medium sized arteries, but latest research suggests a possible association with hepatitis B infection.[newhealthguide.org]

Epidemiology

  • Lawrence D, Kisely S, Pais J (2010) The epidemiology of excess mortality in people with mental illness. Can J Psychiatry 55: 752–760. View Article Google Scholar 33.[journals.plos.org]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Página 79 - Ischaemic nerve injury: experimental studies on intraneural microvascular pathophysiology and nerve function in a limb, subjected to temporary circulatory arrest. ‎[books.google.es]

Prevention

  • CONCLUSIONS: Several of the infectious diseases that caused stroke in this cohort of Saudi children are potentially preventable through childhood immunization programs or other maternity health programs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Some preventive measures, sclerotherapy and surgical ligation may also be recommended by your health care provider.[circulatorysystem.organsofthebody.com]
  • Age Heredity Lifestyle Obesity Alcohol Stress Smoking Here’s an easy way to prevent circulatory system diseases Start exercising. It strengthens heart muscles and increase the good cholesterol. Quit smoking and avoid tobacco.[thewellnesscorner.com]
  • Diet and exercise can also prevent the clogging of arteries that leads to a heart attack. However, some people need a coronary artery bypass surgery.[study.com]
  • Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).[livestrong.com]

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