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Gaisbock's Syndrome

Stress Polycythemia


  • A rationalisation of the 1350 boxes used throughout the book gives a simpler and clearer presentation of the various categories.[books.google.com]
  • The condition may present with cardiovascular problems such as myocardial or cerebral ischaemia. For this reason, it may be justifiable to venesect the patient. Smoking should be stopped. gaisbock's syndrome in English gaisbock's syndrome in Arabic[babylon-software.com]
  • Research of Gaisbock's Syndrome has been linked to Polycythemia, Relative Erythrocytosis, Hypertensive Disease, Myxedema, Stasis.[novusbio.com]
  • Treatment Indications and Special Therapeutic Considerations Pharmacologic Therapy Nonpharmacologic Therapy Hypotension Magnesium Marfan's Syndrome Marijuana Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome (MCLS; Kawasaki's Disease) Muscular Dystrophy Myocarditis Myxedema[elsevier.com]
Ankle Edema
  • On examination, bilateral, large, yellow subretinal infiltrates were noted (Figure, left) with overlying, bullous retinal detachments, a small subconjunctival hemorrhage, and ankle edema. The patient had no history of hemato-logic problems.[docslide.com.br]
Productive Cough
  • Her illness began with mild upper airway symptoms (coryza, sore throat), accompanied by myalgias, arthralgias, malaise, fatigue, and anorexia followed by an intermittent non-productive cough and exacerbation of her migraine headaches.[clinmedjournals.org]
Vascular Disease
  • DISEASES SP - 4 EP - 9 JF - Archives of internal medicine JO - Arch.[unboundmedicine.com]
  • It is not clear whether an unusual pathway in the genesis of accelerated vascular disease underlies the syndrome, or whether patients with Gaisbock's syndrome comprise an unusual subset of patients with atheroscle-rotic cardiovascular disease.[docslide.com.br]
  • Pleural Effusion Pulmonary Vascular Disease I. Pulmonary Embolism (PE) and Peripheral Venous Disease Clinical Aspects Diagnosis Prognosis Treatment II.[elsevier.com]
  • Wanless IR, Peterson P, Das A, Boitnott JK, Moore GW, Bernier V: Hepatic vascular disease and portal hypertension in polycythemia vera and agnogenic myeloid metaplasia: a clinicopathological study of 145 patients examined at autopsy.[medtextfree.wordpress.com]
Diastolic Hypertension
  • We have documented a case of Gaisbock's syndrome in an obese 57-year-old woman that occurred in the setting of a flu-like illness and persistent diastolic hypertension.[clinmedjournals.org]
Cotton Wool Spots
  • In the right eye an inferonasal peripapillary hyperfluorescence was related to a small cotton-wool spot. Results of physical examination were unremarkable and blood pressure was normal. The patient was a 50 pack-year cigarette smoker.[docslide.com.br]
  • Forbes Springer Science & Business Media, 6 Dec 2012 - Medical - 262 pages After many years of relative neglect, the importance of study of factors governing blood flow has at last achieved recognition; in this volume are documented many of the techniques[books.google.com]
  • Forbes Springer Science & Business Media, 06.12.2012 - 262 Seiten After many years of relative neglect, the importance of study of factors governing blood flow has at last achieved recognition; in this volume are documented many of the techniques, and[books.google.de]
Peripheral Neuropathy
  • In this paper two patients are described who developed myxoedema and peripheral neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Hypogonadism, type II diabetes, and peripheral neuropathy are common presenting symptoms.[drsami.com]
  • […] syndrome ハーラー症候群 GertrudHurler(1889-1965) Germanpediatrician Hutchinson ハッチンソン Hutchinson's teeth ハッチンソン歯 Hutchinson-Gilford ハッチンソン・ギルフォード Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome ハッチンソン・ギルフォード症候群 Ivemark イヴェマルク Ivemark syndrome イヴェマルク症候群 Jackson ジャクソン jacksonian seizure[jams.med.or.jp]


  • A workup revealed no evidence of polycythemia rubra vera or a secondary cause of her polycythemia (her erythropoietin level was normal, she had no splenomegaly, and a test for JAK2 v617F mutation was negative).[clinmedjournals.org]
  • However, it has never been shown that an exhaustive workup for malignancy is cost-effective or beneficial.[drsami.com]
  • See Presentation and Workup. To the extent that the increased RBCs alleviate tissue hypoxia, secondary polycythemia may in fact be beneficial.[emedicine.medscape.com]


  • While its long-term effects remain to be evaluated, treatment with nondiuretic antihypertensive drugs may help reduce the incidence of these complications.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: evaluation with CT of the chest before and after treatment. ‎ Page 362 - Antiphospholipid antibodies and the antiphospholipid syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus.[books.google.com]
  • Treatment of Arrhythmias and Conduction Defects Indications for Treatment Electrophysiologic Drug Testing Results of Treatment Antiarrhythmic Agents High-Energy Capacitator Discharges Pacemaker Therapy Neuromechanical Maneuvers Atrioventricular Conduction[elsevier.com]
  • What Is the Treatment for Secondary Polycythemia? Treatment of secondary polycythemia depends on its cause. Supplemental oxygen can be provided for individuals with chronic hypoxia.[emedicinehealth.com]


  • Pulmonary Embolism (PE) and Peripheral Venous Disease Clinical Aspects Diagnosis Prognosis Treatment II. Pulmonary Hypertension Classification Etiology Pathophysiology Symptoms Diagnosis Prognosis Therapy III. Pulmonary Vasculitides IV.[elsevier.com]
  • Prognosis Curing or removing the underlying cause of this disorder generally eliminates the symptoms. Resources OTHER "Secondary Erythrocytosis." The Merck Page. June 3, 1998. 〈 〉.[encyclopedia.com]
  • Interfollicular/Paratrabecular expansioin: Viral (mono, CMV, post-vaccine), hypersensitivity, Kimura disease (this picture) - ASIA, young MEN. soft tissue mass in head or neck, with peripheral eosinophilia and inceaesd IgE, excellent prognosis.[pinterest.es]
  • The predictive factors, prognosis, natural disease progression and treatments are different for PV and PMF, making distinction between the two diseases important (answer C). Back to top[pathologyoutlines.com]
  • What Is the Prognosis for Polycythemia? The outlook for primary polycythemia without treatment is generally poor, with a life expectancy of about 2 years.[emedicinehealth.com]


  • Etiology and Incidence II.[elsevier.com]
  • Abstract The frequency of renal diseases of different etiologies as discovered on kidney biopsy has been fairly consistent in series reported by various authors (1-10).[annals.org]
  • […] sex-related normal ranges Erythrocytoses are further subclassified into primary, secondary, and relative erythrocytosis Primary and secondary erythrocytosis show true increase Relative erythrocytosis Hemoconcentration secondary to reduced plasma volume ETIOLOGY[basicmedicalkey.com]
  • […] phases in this disease i) Initial polycythemic phase – Increase in red cell mass ii) Post polycythemic / spent phase- All cytopenias with extramedullary erythropoiesis Epidemiology - Incidence – 8-12 cases / 1 million population - Mean age – 60 years Etiology[sites.google.com]
  • […] polycythemic: associated with significantly increased red cell mass Post polycythemic myelofibrosis / spent: cytopenias, including anemia, are associated with ineffective hematopoiesis, bone marrow fibrosis, extramedullary hematopoiesis and hypersplenism Etiology[pathologyoutlines.com]


  • Epidemiology and Risk Factors Age, Sex, and Genetics Alcohol Climate and Environment Coffee Contraceptives, Hormones, and Endogenous Endocrine Influences Diabetes Mellitus Educational Status Hemostatic Factors and Hematocrit Hypertension Hypertrophy Integument[elsevier.com]
  • Epidemiology The frequency of secondary polycythemia depends on the underlying disease. The mortality and morbidity of secondary polycythemia depend on the underlying condition. Tefferi A, Barbui T.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Some other epidemiological studies noted a relationship between WBC and lipid abnormalities [ 19, 38 ].[academic.oup.com]
  • There are two phases in this disease i) Initial polycythemic phase – Increase in red cell mass ii) Post polycythemic / spent phase- All cytopenias with extramedullary erythropoiesis Epidemiology - Incidence – 8-12 cases / 1 million population - Mean age[sites.google.com]
  • […] respectively ( Blood 2006;108:1865, Hum Pathol 2006;37:1458, N Engl J Med 2007;356:459 ) Three phases: Prodromal / pre polycythemic Overt polycythemic Post polycythemic myelofibrosis / spent (20%) 10% in post polycythemic phase undergo blastic transformation Epidemiology[pathologyoutlines.com]
Sex distribution
Age distribution


  • A case report. ( 7661388 ) 1995 2 Stress polycythemia. ( 3837011 ) Mehta B.C. 1985 3 Stress polycythemia. ( 3997770 ) Nanavati N.J....Nihalani K. 1985 4 Stress polycythemia--a pathophysiologic study. ( 165576 ) El-Yousef M.K....Bakewell W.E. 1975 5 Stress[malacards.org]
  • Brenner/Rector remains the go-to resource for practicing and training nephrologists and internists who wish to master basic science, pathophysiology, and clinical best practices.[books.google.com]
  • The pathophysiology is unclear and may be multivariate.[docslide.com.br]
  • Alveolar Hypoventilation and Sleep Apnea Syndrome Pathophysiology Clinical Aspects Treatment II.[elsevier.com]


  • Fairly prevalent Early detection may prevent permanent impairment 1 To review: Learning Objectives Signs/symptoms Causes Management prevention treatment More information [ resident s case problem ] David G.[healthdocbox.com]
  • How Can I Prevent Polycythemia? Many causes of secondary polycythemia are not preventable.[emedicinehealth.com]
  • Blood disorders affect one or more parts of the blood and prevent your blood from doing its job. They can be acute or chronic. Many blood disorders are inherited.[icdlist.com]
  • Knowledge of the pathogenesis, genetics, and molecular biology of neuromuscular disorders is essential both in developing and applying new therapies and preventive measures, and in formulating genetic and prognostic advice.[books.google.de]

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