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Rheumatoid Vasculitis New York, NY

Rheumatoid Vasculitis

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Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder that attacks the synovial fluid surrounding joints. This condition can range from mild to severe, and can cause permanent joint damage. Rheumatoid vasculitis is a complication of rheumatoid arthritis, and has its own set of symptoms. What is Rheumatoid Vasculitis? Rheumatoid vasculitis causes blood vessels to become inflamed, which… Continue Reading

The 5 Ps of Acute Limb Ischemia

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Acute limb ischemia is caused by a sudden decrease in blood flow to the hands and feet. While this type of ischemia is usually because of chronic peripheral artery disease, it can also occur in relatively healthy blood vessels through trauma or other clot formations. Unlike chronic ischemia, which develops slowly over time, acute ischemia… Continue Reading

The Importance of Keeping Your Kidneys in Good Health

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Kidneys are organs that perform many important functions within the body. Most people are aware that the kidneys are responsible for the removal of waste products and excess fluids, allowing them to be expelled from the body as urine. The kidneys also perform many other important functions to keep the body working at optimal levels…. Continue Reading

Vascular Disease: What You Don’t Know Could Kill You

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Many conditions related to problems with the arteries, veins and lymphatic system are included in the term vascular disease. Some of these conditions are not life-threatening, and some of them are. The problem with vascular disease is most conditions do not have noticeable symptoms in their earliest stages. It is common to find the condition… Continue Reading

Get Serious About Your Vascular Health

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You should always have cause to get serious about vascular health. While this term covers a broad range of organs and anatomical systems, there are some steps you can take to remain in good shape. However, whenever in doubt, make sure to consult with a specialist. Stay Active As hard as it may sound, staying… Continue Reading

What is the Cause of my Varicose Veins?

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Varicose veins represent blood vessels that are stretched and damaged. These raised blood vessels are usually found in the legs and are often highly visible. If you see twisted red, blue or purple lines forming on your lower limbs, varicose veins are the likely culprits. Contrary to popular belief, varicose veins are more than a… Continue Reading

A Vascular Surgeon is a Specialist

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When you encounter severe problems with your health, as much as you may love your primary care physician, you will want a specialist who has the specialized knowledge to treat your problem. A vascular surgeon is a doctor that is highly trained to treat diseases of the vascular system. Without a vascular surgeon’s knowledge of… Continue Reading

Blood Clot Symptoms

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Blood clotting, known as coagulation, is the bodily process of plugging an injured blood vessel to stop bleeding. Platelets and proteins in the blood’s plasma work together to stop the bleeding by forming a clot at the injury site. Blood clots are beneficial when they prevent the body from losing too much blood after an… Continue Reading

Overview of Aneurysms

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An aneurysm is defined as an “abnormal bulge or ballooning in the wall of a blood vessel.” Aneurysms can develop in several parts of the body, and they can be extremely dangerous, even leading to death. The scariest thing about aneurysms is that they typically do not have symptoms associated with them, so people generally… Continue Reading

Transient Ischemic Attack – TIA

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The carotid arteries are the two main blood vessels in the neck, which supply critical blood supply and oxygen to the brain. When these arteries are diseased and begin to have plaque buildup, they can cause people to experience a transient ischemic attack (TIA), also known as a mini-stroke. A transient ischemic attack is a… Continue Reading

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