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2014-03-20 00:21:35

Insufficient medical care of blood clots in the extremities is prevalent, but Dr. Malekmehr of the California Institute for Deep Venous Thrombosis takes an active approach LOS ANGELES, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A blood clot in the lower part of the body, or deep vein thrombosis, is a well-known but often misunderstood syndrome despite its potentially grave consequences. Fortunately, widely respected board certified cardiovascular surgeon Dr. Farshad Malekmehr of the California...

2014-02-24 23:03:53

Susquehanna Health (SH) Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. Michael Lazar combines the art of caring with the science of healing using an innovative technique and new technology that helps patients avoid sudden death due to blood clots in the arteries, heart and veins. This minimally invasive therapy uses the AngioVac Cannula to remove the undesirable intravascular material and offers patients an option over open heart surgery that reduces risk and recovery time. Williamsport, PA (PRWEB) February...

2014-02-19 23:30:28

The DrugRisk Center is the largest source on the Web for information on prescription drug research, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com New York, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The birth control safety advocates at DrugRisk.com are announcing new information to the site for patients who’ve taken the drugs Yaz or Yasmin. Britain’s healthcare agency recently ordered doctors to inform women taking drugs like Yaz and Yasmin that they were twice as likely to develop...

High-speed Photography Provides First Direct Evidence Of How Microbubbles Dissolve Killer Blood Clots
2013-12-14 07:23:21

American Institute of Physics Ultrasound-stimulated microbubbles have been showing promise in recent years as a non-invasive way to break up dangerous blood clots. But though many researchers have studied the effectiveness of this technique, not much was understood about why it works. Now a team of researchers in Toronto has collected the first direct evidence showing how these wiggling microbubbles cause a blood clot's demise. The team's findings are featured in the AIP Publishing journal...

2013-12-10 10:33:23

Blood clots play an unexpected role in protecting the body from the deadly effects of bacteria by absorbing bacterial toxins, researchers at the University of California, Davis, have found. The research was published Dec. 2 in the journal PLoS ONE. "It's a significant addition to the short list of defenses that animals use to protect themselves against toxin-induced sepsis," said Peter Armstrong, professor of molecular and cellular biology at UC Davis and senior author on the paper....

2013-11-14 23:25:40

A recently filed NuvaRing blood clot lawsuit brings attention to the alleged dangers and risks associated with the NuvaRing vaginal birth control device, including blood clots, deep vein thrombosis, and pulmonary embolism, Alonso Krangle LLP reports. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 A NuvaRing blood clot lawsuit was filed by Alonso Krangle LLP on behalf of a 31-year-old NuvaRing user who allegedly suffered right leg deep vein thrombosis due to side effects of the birth control...

2013-10-11 23:22:44

Additional models added to list eligible for free consultation from national network of attorneys reviewing allegations of serious side effects, including deep vein thrombosis, filter fracture, migration and perforation for which consumers may be eligible for compensation. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Resource4thePeople announced today that it has important news for consumers seeking information about seeking compensation in cases involving allegations of life-threatening side...

2013-09-12 23:29:13

Yaz Settlements Have Been Reached in More 6,700 Yaz and Yasmin Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of Women Who Suffered Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pulmonary Embolism, and Other Dangerous Blood Clots, Allegedly Associated with the Use of Yaz and Yasmin Birth Control Pills. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 The Yaz lawsuit lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced law firm representing the victims of defective drugs, applaud a recent disclosure that Bayer has reached Yaz and Yasmin lawsuit...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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