Disease Information for Heparin Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Baldness/Alopecia
Bruising/Ecchymosis
Hair loss
Non-scarring Alopecia/balding
Purpura
Acute spontaneous/widespread bleeding/signs
Excessive/easy bruising tendency
Vomiting blood/hematemesis
Epistaxis Children
Bleeding from eyes
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Bleeding time prolonged/platelet count normal (Lab)
Coagulation/Clotting factors decreased (Lab)
PTT increased normal PT (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Antithrombin III (Lab)
Platelet count (Lab)
Triglycerides (Lab)
TSH/Thyroid stimulating hormone (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Aspartamine aminotransferase (SGOT, AST) (Lab)
Clotting time/Activated clotting time test (Lab)
FTI/Free Thyroxin Index (Lab)
Heparin assay/Anti factor Xa (Lab)
Histaminase serum (Lab)
Lipase (Lab)
Potassium, serum (Lab)
PT -Prothrombin time (Lab)
PTT/Partial Thromboplastin Time/Activated PTT (Lab)
Thrombin time (Lab)
Thyroxin/T4 (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
ThromboElastoGram Abnormal (TEG)
CT Scan
CT/Dexa-Scan Bone density Abnormal
X-RAY
Xray/Demineralized bone extensive
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Bleeding diathesis/hemorrhagic diathesis
Bleeding Tendency
Cerebral hemorrhage
Drug induced Bleeding/hemorrhagic complication
Epistaxis/nosebleed
Fibrinolysis
Gastrointestinal bleeding
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia
Heparin toxicity
Hypoaldosteronism
Hypoaldosteronism Secondary/Effect
Hypoprothrombinemia/Prothrombin deficiency
Male osteoporosis syndrome
Osteoporosis/osteopenia
Pathologic fractures
Retroperitoneal hemorrhage
Spinal cord hematoma/epidural
Spinal cord hemorrhage/epidural
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Thrombocytopenia, autoimmune
Upper GI bleeding
Metabolic Bone Disease
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Impaired peripheral sensitivity, thyroid
Pathophysiology/Thrombin binding/Antithrombin effect
Pathophysiology/Osteoporosis Secondary
Pathophysiology/Defective Potassium excretion/renal
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
heparin, Heparin (product), Heparin (substance), Heparin preparation, Heparinic Acid, Brand name/Hepalean (Heparin) injection
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Protamine Sulfate
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose in units
DRUG/Dose Infusion mix 25,000 units/250 ml (CONFIRM this)
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Infusion option medication
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Injectable preparation only
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/Orally ineffective drug
DRUG/Subcutaneous administration medication
Definition

Natural product anticoagulant drug; parenteral preparation; can cause thrombocytopenia/microthrombi syndrome

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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