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A tumor or tumour is the name for a neoplasm or a solid lesion formed by an abnormal growth of cells (termed neoplastic) which looks like a swelling. Tumor is not synonymous with cancer. A tumor can...
Stridor is a high pitched wheezing sound resulting from turbulent air flow in the upper airway. It is primarily inspiratory. It can be indicative of serious airway obstruction from severe conditions...
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is a carcinomatous cancer occurring in many different organs, including the skin, lips, mouth, esophagus, urinary bladder, prostate, lungs, vagina, and cervix. It is a ...
This case-control study uses Danish national registry data to estimate associations between antiplatelet and antithrombotic drug use and incident subdural hematoma.
Cases of subdural hematoma have increased over the past 15 years in concert with the increased use of antithrombotic drugs, new research shows. Medscape Medical News
(University of California - Berkeley Haas School of Business) When Google Books digitized 40 years worth of copyrighted and out-of-copyright issues of Baseball Digest magazine, Wikipedia editors reali...
(MedPage Today) -- But bleeding around the brain observed less often with NOACs
This study suggests that the newer direct oral anticoagulants may be safer in this regard than warfarin therapy.
Cancer researchers have collected vast amounts of new data, but this information is dispersed in many different places. A team from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has developed ...
In Cuba, the fight against Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases is hyper-organized, intrusive, and remarkably effective.
In this article, learn about cauliflower ear. What are the risk factors of perichondrial hematoma, can it be prevented, and what might the outlook be?
Most medical students use Wikipedia as an information source, yet medical schools do not train students to improve Wikipedia or use it critically.
Adrenal haemorrhage is a relatively rare condition. If there is not a specific ethology describing adrenal hematoma, then, this is termed as 'idiopathic adrenal hematoma'.
The quest for information is one of the most common activity of human beings. Despite the the impressive progress of search engines, not to miss the needed piece of information could be still very tou...
Hematoma expansion is a potentially modifiable predictor of poor outcome following an acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). The ability to identify patients with ICH who are likeliest to experience he...