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Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis Summary

Description: DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS of an upper extremity vein (e.g., AXILLARY VEIN; SUBCLAVIAN VEIN; and JUGULAR VEINS). It is associated with mechanical factors (Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis, Primary) secondary to other anatomic factors (Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis, Secondary). Symptoms may include sudden onset of pain, warmth, redness, blueness, and swelling in the arm.

Also Known As: Central Venous Catheter Thrombosis; Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis, Secondary; Effort Induced Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis; Effort Related Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis; Exercise Induced Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis Show All >>

Networked: 86 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 9 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors (Antiplatelet Drugs) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight) : 2 studies in 5 results : IBA
  3. Warfarin (Coumadin) : 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 21 Generic
  4. Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator (Urokinase) : 1 study in 4 results : FDA 2
  5. Prothrombin (Factor II) : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  6. factor V Leiden : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  7. Dalteparin (Dalteparin Sodium) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 2
  8. Fibrinolytic Agents (Antithrombotic Agents) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 3 results : FDA 74 Generic
  10. Anticoagulants : 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis

  1. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer)
  4. Venous Thrombosis (Deep-Vein Thrombosis)
  5. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome (Superior Vena Cava Obstruction)
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Key Therapies for Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis

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  1. Thrombolytic Therapy : 2 outcomes in 7 results
  2. Catheters : 1 outcome 4 studies in 26 results
  3. Surgical Decompression : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results
  4. Decompression : 1 outcome in 6 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 2 results
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