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Aneurysm (Aneurysms) Summary

Description: Pathological outpouching or sac-like dilatation in the wall of any blood vessel (ARTERIES or VEINS) or the heart (HEART ANEURYSM). It indicates a thin and weakened area in the wall which may later rupture. Aneurysms are classified by location, etiology, or other characteristics.

Also Known As: Aneurysms; Saccular Aneurysm; Fusiform Aneurysm; Aneurysm, Fusiform; Aneurysms, Fusiform Show All >>

Networked: 16930 relevant articles (613 outcomes, 1009 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Aneurysm

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 39 outcomes 70 studies in 1561 results : IBA
  2. Platinum : 16 outcomes 32 studies in 245 results : IBA
  3. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 8 outcomes 7 studies in 67 results : FDA 80 Generic
  4. Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 222 results : FDA 1
  5. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 7 outcomes 1 study in 64 results : FDA 74 Generic
  6. Pancreatic Elastase (Elastase) : 6 outcomes 33 studies in 215 results : IBA
  7. Polyethylene Terephthalates (Polyethylene Terephthalate) : 6 outcomes 9 studies in 315 results : IBA
  8. Polymers : 5 outcomes 12 studies in 78 results : IBA
  9. Intravenous Immunoglobulins (IVIG) : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 52 results : FDA 1
  10. Warfarin (Coumadin) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 31 results : FDA 21 Generic
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Diseases Related to Aneurysm

  1. Aneurysm (Aneurysms)
  2. Rupture
  3. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
  4. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  5. Hemorrhage
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Key Therapies for Aneurysm

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  1. Stents : 156 outcomes 190 studies in 3154 results
  2. Transplants (Transplant) : 87 outcomes 137 studies in 3811 results
  3. Endovascular Procedures : 32 outcomes 25 studies in 485 results
  4. Surgical Instruments (Clip) : 27 outcomes 50 studies in 889 results
  5. Ligation : 21 outcomes 20 studies in 873 results
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