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Frostbite Summary

Description: Damage to tissues as the result of low environmental temperatures.

Also Known As: Frostbites

Networked: 337 relevant articles (18 outcomes, 29 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Frostbite

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 6 results : FDA 2
  2. Pentoxifylline (Trental) : 2 outcomes in 6 results : FDA 11 Generic
  3. Ointments (Pastes) : 2 outcomes in 5 results : IBA
  4. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  5. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 80 Generic
  6. Technetium (Technetium 99m) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  7. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 50 Generic
  8. Trifluoperazine (Stelazine) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 22 Generic
  9. Thioridazine (Mellaril) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 84 Generic
  10. Phenformin (Fenformin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Frostbite

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  2. Burns
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Suppuration
  5. Hyperemia
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Key Therapies for Frostbite

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  1. Amputation : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 38 results
  2. Rewarming : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 26 results
  3. Sympathectomy (Sympathectomies) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results
  4. Debridement : 1 outcome in 7 results
  5. Hyperbaric Oxygenation : 1 outcome in 5 results
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