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MARFAN SYNDROME: <span class="search-highlight">PHYSICAL</span> FINDINGS  Long, slender fingers mimic the legs of...
Published: 15 November 2023
MARFAN SYNDROME: PHYSICAL FINDINGS Figure 31-1 MARFAN SYNDROME: PHYSICAL FINDINGS Long, slender fingers mimic the legs of a spider, so-called arachnodactyly (left), and there can be joint hypermobility (right). More about this image found in MARFAN SYNDROME: PHYSICAL FINDINGS Long, slender fingers mimic the legs of...
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CORONARY ARTERY STENTS: METHODS FOR PROCESSING  Coronary artery stents may ...
Published: 15 November 2023
CORONARY ARTERY STENTS: METHODS FOR PROCESSING Figure 5-27 CORONARY ARTERY STENTS: METHODS FOR PROCESSING Coronary artery stents may be processed by stent dissolution and standard processing (above) or cutting on a diamond microtome (right). The latter allows for visualization of the physical ste... More about this image found in CORONARY ARTERY STENTS: METHODS FOR PROCESSING Coronary artery stents may ...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 18
Published: 01 January 2024
10.55418/9781933477367-08
ISBN-10: 1-933477-36-9
ISBN: 978-1-933477-36-7
.... There are no specific clinical, imaging, or gross features of distinction for invasive micropapillary carcinoma with the possible exception that presentation at higher stage has been observed. Thus, presentation with a palpable breast mass and lymph node enlargement on physical examination or on imaging...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch18
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... reported that nearly 90 percent of affected patients were females and the mean age was 66 years ( 23 ). Symptoms and Presentations. Stress cardiomyopathy typically affects older females ( 18 , 24 ). About one third of patients have an identifiable physical trigger, another third have an identifiable...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch04
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
.... Vis   JC , de Bruin-Bon   RH , Bouma   BJ , et al . ‘The sedentary heart’: physical inactivity is associated with cardiac atrophy in adults with an intellectual disability . Int J Cardiol   2012 ; 158 : 387 - 93 . 47. El-Armouche   A , Schwoerer   AP , Neuber   C , et al...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch31
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... intensity projection shows dilatation of the ascending aorta (black double-headed arrow). (Courtesy of Dr. P. M. Young, Rochester, MN) MARFAN SYNDROME: PHYSICAL FINDINGS Figure 31-1 MARFAN SYNDROME: PHYSICAL FINDINGS Long, slender fingers mimic the legs of a spider, so-called arachnodactyly (left...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch10
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... murmurs are auscultated. Physical examination may disclose other signs of heart failure. Acute MR may be very dramatic in its presentation. Because the left ventricle has not, as with chronic MR, had time to acclimate to the abnormal volume loading conditions, there can be sudden hemodynamic collapse...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch14
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
...Table 14-1 NEW YORK HEART ASSOCIATION (NYHA) CLASSIFICATION OF HEART FAILURE Class I No symptoms and no limitation in ordinary physical activity Class II Mild symptoms and slight limitation during ordinary activity Class III Marked limitation in activity due to symptoms, even during...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch29
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
...Table 29-2 RISK FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH PRIMARY (ESSENTIAL) HYPERTENSION Nonmodifiable Advanced age Family history Race Modifiable High sodium diet Physical inactivity Excessive alcohol consumption Diabetes Obesity Smoking Stress Elevated cholesterol...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch06
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... relative incidence in females and, more specifically, pregnant females, it has been suggested that hormonal influences on the arterial wall may predispose to SCAD ( 25 ). There also appears to be a strong association with extreme physical or emotional stress and the development of SCAD. The role...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch05
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... processing (above) or cutting on a diamond microtome (right). The latter allows for visualization of the physical stent struts. IN-STENT STENOSIS Figure 5-28 IN-STENT STENOSIS This section, obtained using a diamond microtome, revealed complete luminal occlusion by chronic (fibrotic) thrombosis. The stent...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 17
Published: 15 November 2023
10.55418/9781933477299-ch01
ISBN-10: 1-933477-29-6
ISBN: 978-1-933477-29-9
... is obese, fluid overloaded, or anorectic, it correlates better with body height ( 15 , 18 ). Heart weight also correlates with body mass index and body surface area ( 9 – 12 , 15 , 16 ). Other factors, such as physical fitness and excess epicardial fat, can influence heart weight ( 15 , 19 ). To determine...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 16
Published: 01 August 2023
10.55418/9781933477282-06
ISBN-10: 1-933477-28-8
ISBN: 978-1-933477-28-2
..., in patients in the late fifth ( 11 ) to sixth decades ( 3 , 4 , 12 ). Like other ovarian neoplasms, the symptoms are nonspecific: abdominal fullness, bloating, discomfort, and changes in bowel habits. Physical exam frequently discloses an adnexal mass, as most clear cell carcinomas measure approximately 13 cm...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 16
Published: 01 August 2023
10.55418/9781933477282-12
ISBN-10: 1-933477-28-8
ISBN: 978-1-933477-28-2
... with precocious pseudopuberty. True puberty is the process of physical maturation associated with an increase in growth rate and the appearance of secondary sexual characteristics, and is gonadotropin dependent (activation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis). Precocious pseudopuberty, also called...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 16
Published: 01 August 2023
10.55418/9781933477282-07
ISBN-10: 1-933477-28-8
ISBN: 978-1-933477-28-2
... to be similar to other ovarian neoplasms, with nonspecific symptoms such as abdominal fullness, bloating, discomfort, and changes in bowel habits. Physical examination frequently discloses an adnexal mass, as most ovarian endometrioid neoplasms measure more than 10 cm at presentation ( 27 ). Unlike patients...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 16
Published: 01 August 2023
10.55418/9781933477282-16
ISBN-10: 1-933477-28-8
ISBN: 978-1-933477-28-2
... tumor is well differentiated and either noninvasive or minimally invasive No lymphovascular invasion is present No tubal intraepithelial serous carcinoma is present Tubal tumor is associated with endometriosis There is no physical continuity between the endometrial and tubal tumors...
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DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA  Massively distended gallbladder in a patient with pa...
Published: 01 March 2023
DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA Figure 7-3 DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA Massively distended gallbladder in a patient with pancreatic cancer. When palpable on physical exam, this is referred to as Courvoisier sign. More about this image found in DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA Massively distended gallbladder in a patient with pa...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 15
Published: 01 March 2023
10.55418/9781933477275-03
ISBN-10: 1-933477-27-X
ISBN: 978-1-933477-27-5
... the basis on which the patient’s stage was evaluated ( 1 , 2 ). Clinical classification is based on the clinical assessment of the patient prior to the first definitive treatment, and it includes information gleaned from physical examination, imaging, endoscopy, biopsy, and surgical exploration...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 15
Published: 01 March 2023
10.55418/9781933477275-07
ISBN-10: 1-933477-27-X
ISBN: 978-1-933477-27-5
... palpable on physical exam, this is referred to as Courvoisier sign. DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA Figure 7-5 DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA A: Gross cross-section of an adenocarcinoma in the body of the pancreas with a normal downstream pancreatic duct (left), a small cancer (center), and dilatation of the upstream...
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Series: Atlases of Tumor and Non-Tumor Pathology, Series 5
Volume: 15
Published: 01 March 2023
10.55418/9781933477275-11
ISBN-10: 1-933477-27-X
ISBN: 978-1-933477-27-5
... on physical exam or imaging performed for other purposes ( 15 , 16 , 48 ). Up to 8 percent of patients present following trauma ( 48 ). Paraneoplastic syndromes, due to abnormal secretion of peptide hormones or lipase, are not associated with solid pseudopapillary neoplasm, although one patient presented...