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Caudal vena cava thrombosis in two dogs

From Chapter 15 – Abdominal Cavity, Lymph Nodes & Great Vessels

Figure 15.26.Thrombosis of the caudal vena cava. A-B: In this dog with renal adenocarcinoma… 123 more words

Abdominal Cavity, LNs & Great Vessels

Smorgasbord Health - The Circulatory System Part Two. What causes network outages?

In the second part of the series on the circulatory system I am going to look at the outages and problems that can occur when you have 60,000 miles of network. 1,935 more words

Blood Pressure

Case 37 – part 3 – summary

Our patient was unwell with pneumonia. The results showed an isolated prolonged APTT:

  • PT 14s (11-14s)
  • APTT 48s (33-40s)
  • APTT 50:50 mix 47s
  • Fibrinogen (Clauss) 4.9g/L (1.5-4.5g/L)
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Inherited Coagulation Disorders

Listen to Your Body: Blood Clots Scare

Hello Everyone

I know I’ve been away for a while.  I am back and want to share with you my story.

One morning a couple of months ago I woke up with pain in my left leg. 1,571 more words


Case 37 – part 3 - updated

The patient is rather unwell with a community acquired pneumonia and requiring supplemental oxygen and intravenous antibiotics. She is not ‘septic’ with low BP etc. There is no history of bleeding and the coagulation screen 5 years pre knee operation was normal. 129 more words

Inherited Coagulation Disorders

Case 37 - part 3

Welcome back. Case 37 has focused around an abnormal APTT. This is a common finding in the routine coagulation screen. It is important to investigate appropriately to avoid delayed procedures and patient anxiety. 157 more words

Inherited Coagulation Disorders