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Hemorrhage (Overview)

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Can stress and crying cause hemorrhage behind the eye?

Can stress and crying cause hemorrhage behind the eye?

No: I can't imagine crying enough to make your eyes bleed. To make your eyes red...Yes. Bleed...No. ...Read more

Hemorrhage (Overview)

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What does " he did have a grade 1 intraventricular hemorrhage."mean?

What does " he did have a grade 1 intraventricular hemorrhage."mean?

IVH/PVH: Intraventricular/periventricular hemorrhage (ivh/pvh) is graded from grade I to iv. Grade i, is where is a tiny hemorrhage underneath the lining of the cavity in the brain called lateral ventricle. Most studies have shown that (provided there are no other insults to the brain) and not associated with significant neurological dificits. ...Read more

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How do people treat hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia?

How do people treat hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia?

Investigate: Most people with hht just have dilated tiny blood vessels visible in their skin, but the abnormal blood vessels can occur anywhere in the body and you would want to have a doctor investigate, especially to make sure you don't have a vascular lesion or aneurism in the brain that could cause more serious trouble. ...Read more

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Has any one any experience treating a hemorrhagic stroke?

Has any one any experience treating a hemorrhagic stroke?

Although the non hem: Although non hemorrhagic strokes generally are more common, neurologist and physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist (physiatrist) commonly treat and oversee rehab programs for this populatiion.
I frequently care for patients with hemorrhagic strokes on our rehab unit. ...Read more

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What is a home treatment for conjunctiva hemorrhaging?

What is a home treatment for conjunctiva hemorrhaging?

Subconjunctival heme: Artificial tears and observation. If recurrent, may need to check blood numbers to rule out blood dyscrasia. ...Read more

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Could ginkgo biloba cure vitreous hemorrhages?

Could ginkgo biloba cure vitreous hemorrhages?

Not in our knowledge: There is no scientific basis for ginkgo biloba curing vitreous hemorrhage. In fact, there are a few case reports correlating the use of ginkgo biloba and development if vitreous hemorrhage in some patients. ...Read more

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Do hemoraging cysts of the ovaries keep coming back? How do you get rid of them?

Do hemoraging cysts of the ovaries keep coming back? How do you get rid of them?

Ovarian cyst: Every month your ovaries, one at a time make 1 egg. After ovulation that cyst will form a corpus luteum which eventually will bleed. So normally every month you should have a bleeding cyst. To stop this you can take ocp or other hormonal contraception. ...Read more

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I took10 Primolut N tablets due to heavy bleeding. But today am experiencing pain in my abdomen and heavy flows. What should I do?

Go in: Women can bleed very heavily from the uterus. Enough to require blood transfusion to save their lives. If you're having pain and heavy bleeding, this requires emergency evaluation. ...Read more

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Good evening I just want to ask what are the other remedies in degue hemorrhagic failure?

Good evening I just want to ask what are the other remedies in degue hemorrhagic failure?

Dengue: Dengue fever is a mosquito borne viral illness without a specific medication to treat. Pain relief with acetaminophen, rest, and fluid intake are commonly recommended. If there is little improvement after the fever goes down, medical consultation is recommended to ensure there are no complications. ...Read more

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I have a hemorrhagic corpus luteum, what will I do to avoid surgery?

I have a hemorrhagic corpus luteum, what will I do to avoid surgery?

Rest and time: This is completely normal and will not require surgery except in the very rare cases where there is significant and persistent bleeding from it. That is not to say that it may not be pretty uncomfortable for a while. ...Read more

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Do lots of people get subconjunctival hemorrhage, or is it unusual?

Do lots of people get subconjunctival hemorrhage, or is it unusual?

Somewhat common: This is a benign bleeding from a small vein in the space under the clear conjunctiva over the white of the eye. Due to oxygen exposure it stays very red until absorbed. It can spread over a broad area and look very dramatic. Usually there are no symptoms except the redness. If the vision is changed, or there is pain, see your ophthalmologist. Otherwise you can wait it out. ...Read more

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Are subarachnoid hemorrhages genetic?

Are subarachnoid hemorrhages genetic?

No, run in families: They are not genitic but run in families, maternal side. Usually women in late 20's to 30's.

If someone in you family suffered from one and you are maternally related, I would have an mra of my head to b sure I did not have the same subclinical problem. ...Read more

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I was just wondering how bad is hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia?

I was just wondering how bad is hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia?

Not that bad: You will see in the medical literature that most people with hht have a normal lifespan. The commonly seen skin lesions and nosebleeds usually develop during childhood. The avms (arterial-venous malformations) are thought to be present from birth, but don't have to cause any symptoms. Frequent nosebleeds are usually the most common symptom. ...Read more

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Taking low dose aspirin for CVE and stroke prevention. Also on 80mg of Lipitor (atorvastatin). Taking fish oil also. Am I at serious risk for hemorrhagic stroke?

Taking low dose aspirin for CVE and stroke prevention. Also on 80mg of Lipitor (atorvastatin). Taking fish oil also. Am I at serious risk for hemorrhagic stroke?

Excellent Question: ScottK, you ask an excellent question. There is some evidence that having too low a blood cholesterol level can be dangerous as well as high cholesterol. Blood vessel walls need cholesterol for flexibility, and if two low can become fragile. Although the likelihood of a problem is low, I would discuss with your doctor. You might also want to think about adding Co-Q10. Take care and stay well! ...Read more

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The thought of getting intraventricular hemorrhage scares me. What are risk factors for it?

The thought of getting intraventricular hemorrhage scares me. What are risk factors for it?

Multiple factors: Risk factors include high blood pressure, especially poorly controlled high blood pressure, blood clotting disorders, taking medication that interferes with blood clotting, and structural problems like avm, aneurism, contusion due to injury and less commonly tumor and infection. ...Read more

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What is a hemorrhagic stroke?

What is a hemorrhagic stroke?

Stroke: Bleeding in the brain is called hemorrhagic stroke. Blood vessels or brain aneurysm may rupture causing blood leakage, uncontrolled blood pressure, ruptured of aneurysm, cocain may cause hemorrhagic stroke. ...Read more

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Heavy bleeding on little cuts?

Heavy bleeding on little cuts?

Clotting issue: This may reflect excessive bleeding due to clotting disorders (e.g. Von willebrand disease, mild hemophilia, etc), medications (aspirin, non-steroidals) commonly. ...Read more

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Is heavy bleeding at 6 weeks ok?

Is heavy bleeding at 6 weeks ok?

6 weeks pregnant?: Or postpartum? Either way, NO! If you are cramping and bleeding and you are pregnant, you may be miscarrying. Time to get to the hospital. If you are alone and getting dizzy or is severe pain, call 911. It is possible on occasion to have life threatening blood loss during a miscarriage. You will need a pelvic ultrasound to look at the uterine contents. Please get help. Call OB now. ...Read more

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What is a sub cranial hemorrhage?

Subcranial bleeding: A "subcranial" hemorrhage means bleeding beneath the bony covering of the brain, the skull. Bleeding can occur just beneath the skull, on top of the brain, or within the brain itself. Depending on location, the signs and symptoms would be different. Http://tinyurl. Com/y7c7abf. ...Read more

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Are hemorrhagic strokes preventable?

Are hemorrhagic strokes preventable?

Somewhat: Hemorrhagic strokes can be associated with high blood pressure, which can be controlled. There may also be weakened blood vessels (aneurysms) but, unless family history, screening for these is less than fruitful. The other major cause is head trauma - which obviously has potential to be prevented. ...Read more

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What can cause a woman to hemorrhage?

What can cause a woman to hemorrhage?

See your provider: This will need full provider evaluation. There are so many different causes from disorders affecting the womb, endocrine system disorders, bleeding disorders and liver disease to medication side effects, trauma, etc.

Most emergent condition is to rule out ectopic pregnancy which is fetal implanting outside the womb. This can be life threatening. If you believe you are pregnant go to ED ...Read more

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What could cause pain and heavy bleeding?

Pregnancy, fibroids: Endometriosis, abnormal tissue or a polyp inside the uterus, a ruptured ovary cyst, many things so call your gyn or go to the er if u don't have a gyn for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Are hypovolemic and hemorrhagic shock the same?

Are hypovolemic and hemorrhagic shock the same?

No: Hypovolemia is mostly from loss of volume that include body fluid, not drinking enough and haemorragic shock is from loss of blood volume loss. You can say that haemorragic shock is a type of hypovolemic shock due to blood loss. Treatment of hypovolemic shock differ depending on etiology. If its due to fluid loss, fluid replacement is the treatment. ...Read more

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Can coughing hard give you splinter hemorrhages?

Can coughing hard give you splinter hemorrhages?

Unlikely: Splinter hemorrhages in nail bed is caused by trauma to nail bed, infection, autoimmune disease or endocarditis. See your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if I have heavy bleeding but what is it?

What to do if I have heavy bleeding but what is it?

See a GYN: Heavy vaginal bleeding can have multiple causes. You need to see a doctor for this. ...Read more

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Heavy Bleeding (Definition)

Usually described by physicians as having to change a pad more than every 1-2 hours, passing large clots, change from your previous pattern, needing overnight protection, ...Read more