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Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a total or partial occlusion of one or more pulmonary arteries, which often arising from deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

Pulmonary Embolism, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is serious disorder occur as a result of clots formation within the deep veins. DVT most commonly occurs in the lower extremities

Deep Vein Thrombosis (CVT): Causes, Symptoms and Treatment


Thrombosis has two 2 types: Atrial thrombosis: is when the thrombus occurs in the artery, Phlebothrombosis: is when the thrombus occurs in a vein

Thrombosis: Types (including Phlebothrombosis), Causes and Treatments- Medical Hex


Hyperemia is buildup of blood within vessels of an organ. Hyperemia is divided into two types: Active and passive, what causes active hyperemia?

Hyperemia, Types (including Active Hyperemia), Causes, Symptoms

Gout diet

Food to avoid with gout include those rich in purines, such as meat and Shellfish, non-diet soda (high-fructose drinks), high alcohol intake (specifically beer).

Gout Diet, Foods to Avoid with Gout, and What to Eat - Medical Hex


Gout is an inflammatory arthritis associated with hyperuricemia leading to deposition of monosodium urate crystals in the joints. It has four stages:

Gout: Symptoms, Gout Medications and Prevention- Medical Hex