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Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation Summary

Description: A disorder characterized by procoagulant substances entering the general circulation causing a systemic thrombotic process. The activation of the clotting mechanism may arise from any of a number of disorders. A majority of the patients manifest skin lesions, sometimes leading to PURPURA FULMINANS.

Also Known As: Coagulation, Disseminated Intravascular; Disseminated Coagulation, Intravascular; Intravascular Coagulation, Disseminated; Intravascular Disseminated Coagulation; Coagulation, Intravascular Disseminated Show All >>

Networked: 4602 relevant articles (132 outcomes, 212 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Dacarbazine (DIC) : 50 outcomes 141 studies in 2612 results : FDA 10 Generic
  2. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 15 outcomes 17 studies in 250 results : FDA 74 Generic
  3. Antithrombin III : 12 outcomes 14 studies in 152 results : IBA
  4. Thrombomodulin : 11 outcomes 17 studies in 105 results : IBA
  5. Fibrinogen (Factor I) : 7 outcomes 12 studies in 216 results : FDA 1
  6. Thromboplastin (Tissue Factor) : 7 outcomes 9 studies in 128 results : IBA
  7. Protease Inhibitors (Protease Inhibitor) : 5 outcomes 1 study in 25 results : IBA
  8. Tretinoin (Retinoic Acid) : 5 outcomes in 14 results : FDA 27 Generic
  9. Protein C : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 94 results : IBA
  10. Gabexate (Foy) : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 32 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

  1. Sepsis (Septicemia)
  2. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
  3. Hemorrhage
  4. Thrombocytopenia (Thrombopenia)
  5. Shock
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Key Therapies for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 79 results
  2. Intravenous Infusions : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 13 results
  3. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes in 6 results
  4. Ligation : 1 outcome 2 studies in 11 results
  5. Thrombolytic Therapy : 1 outcome 1 study in 16 results
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