Blood Clot

Common Name(s)

Blood Clot

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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National Blood Clot Alliance

VISION - The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) foresees a future in which the number of those suffering and dying from blood clots in the United States is reduced significantly. MISSION - Advancing prevention, early diagnosis and successful treatment of blood clots, clotting disorders and clot-provoked strokes through public awareness, advocacy and patient and professional education.

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Blood Clot" for support, advocacy or research.

APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

http://www.apsfa.org

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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National Blood Clot Alliance

VISION - The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) foresees a future in which the number of those suffering and dying from blood clots in the United States is reduced significantly. MISSION - Advancing prevention, early diagnosis and successful treatment of blood clots, clotting disorders and clot-provoked strokes through public awareness, advocacy and patient and professional education.

http://www.stoptheclot.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Deep Vein Thrombosis

A deep vein thrombosis (throm-BO-sis) is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the leg or hip veins. They also can occur in other parts of the body, such as arm, chest or other areas. Blood clots in the vei

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APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).

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APS Friends & Support Forum

Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Blood Clot" returned 71 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intracameral air injection during Ahmed glaucoma valve implantation in neovascular glaucoma for the prevention of tube obstruction with blood clot: Case Report.
 

Author(s): Sung Ha Hwang, Chungkwon Yoo, Yong Yeon Kim, Dae Young Lee, Dong Heun Nam, Jong Yeon Lee

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(50):e9092.

 

Glaucoma drainage implant surgery is a treatment option for the management of neovascular glaucoma. However, tube obstruction by blood clot after Ahmed glaucoma valve (AGV) implantation is an unpredictable clinically challenging situation.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MASP-1 of the complement system enhances clot formation in a microvascular whole blood flow model.
 

Author(s): Lorenz Jenny, József Dobó, Péter Gál, Gábor Pál, Wilbur A Lam, Verena Schroeder

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The complement and coagulation systems closely interact with each other. These interactions are believed to contribute to the proinflammatory and prothrombotic environment involved in the development of thrombotic complications in many diseases. Complement MASP-1 (mannan-binding lectin-associated ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Interplay of Platelet Contractility and Elasticity of Fibrin/Erythrocytes in Blood Clot Retraction.
 

Author(s): Valerie Tutwiler, Hailong Wang, Rustem I Litvinov, John W Weisel, Vivek B Shenoy

Journal: Biophys. J.. 2017 Feb;112(4):714-723.

 

Blood clot contraction (retraction) is driven by platelet-generated forces propagated by the fibrin network and results in clot shrinkage and deformation of erythrocytes. To elucidate the mechanical nature of this process, we developed a model that combines an active contractile motor ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Tranexamic Acid and Blood Clots in Knee Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Venous Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2018

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Last Updated: 2 Apr 2018

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Upper Limb Thrombosis Associated With Midline Catheter
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Venous Thrombosis Deep (Limbs)

 

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2017

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