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Arteries and Veins

AORTIC ARTERIES

UPPER LIMB ARTERIES

LOWER LIMB ARTERIES

UPPER LIMB VEINS

LOWER LIMB VEINS

Anatomy

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John Neo

Wiersz

The genetic mutation responsible for aortic dissection identified

Thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection, in short TAAD, is an enlargement or tearing of the walls of the aorta in the chest, a leading cause of the abdominal aortic aneurysms, responsible for about 2% of all deaths in Western countries. 573 kata lagi

Research

Causes of Aortic Aneurysm

Ascending Aortic Aneurysm:

  • Cystic Medial Necrosis (due to aging or Marfans or Ehlers Danlos)

Descending Aortic Aneurysm:

  • Atherosclerosis
Cardiovascular

Call the plumber!

Life is different on the countryside. The hospital lies just up a hill surrounded by forest. A couple of wards, a small but handy emergency department, and a few operating theaters keep things running. 768 kata lagi

Cases

Takayasus Arteritis

A+E

Idiopathic. 15 – 25Y peak. Asians ↑↑ risk. ♀9X↑ risk

P+P

Sites:                                     Aortic arch + major branches
Pathology:                          Systemic S+S are due to arterial inflammation prior to any occlusion. 159 kata lagi

Rheumatology