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arterial necrosis

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
May or may not: The liver gets some of its bood flow from the hepatic artery, but majority flow from the portal vein. Ligating the artery can cause liver damage that ... Read More

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Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Limit weight bearing: As a general pediatrician, I have had several patients respond well to crutches and limited activity, although in some situations, short term casting ... Read More
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Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
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Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
ATN: Acute tubular necrosis is classified as a "renal" (i.e. Not pre-renal or post-renal) cause of acute kidney injury. Diagnosis is made by a fena (fracti ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Shiloh
28 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
They're different: Fat necrosis is typically painful but jot dangerous. Abscesses can be dangerous if not properly treated.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
Ischemia, drugs: Acute tubular necrosis (atn) can happen if the kidney has severely reduced blood supply (ischemia). This could be caused by hypotension (very low ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ben Ferguson
10 years experience General Surgery
Benign thyroid cyst: An adenoma of the thyroid is a benign cystic mass that can secrete thyroid hormone. When tumors grow, they need adequate blood supply; however, if the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Imaging: Hi. The blood tests, amylase & lipase (two pancreatic digestive enzymes) can diagnose pancreatitis, but the best rests for pancreatic necrosis are ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
27 years experience Dermatology
Yes, it may: You should be evaluated immediately, hopefully, the skin can be saved!
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jimmy Yang
9 years experience General Practice
Ischemia, drugs: Acute tubular necrosis (atn) can happen if the kidney has severely reduced blood supply (ischemia). This could be caused by hypotension (very low ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
What's the cause?: An elite athlete can kill off huge numbers of his liver cells in a prolonged endurance event and they grow right back with the liver restored perfectl ... Read More
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