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Gangrene Summary

Description: Death and putrefaction of tissue usually due to a loss of blood supply.

Also Known As: Gangrenes

Networked: 2002 relevant articles (63 outcomes, 68 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Gangrene

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results : FDA 80 Generic
  2. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 3 outcomes in 12 results : IBA
  3. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 39 results : FDA 74 Generic
  4. Alprostadil (Muse) : 2 outcomes in 11 results : FDA 8 Generic
  5. Anticoagulants : 2 outcomes in 8 results : IBA
  6. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 10 Generic
  7. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
  8. Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors (Antiplatelet Drugs) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 6 results : IBA
  9. Iloprost (Ventavis) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 9 results : FDA 1
  10. Warfarin (Coumadin) : 1 outcome in 44 results : FDA 21 Generic
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Diseases Related to Gangrene

  1. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
  2. Ulcer
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Ischemia
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Gangrene

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  1. Amputation : 13 outcomes 24 studies in 731 results
  2. Debridement : 3 outcomes 1 study in 44 results
  3. Ligation : 3 outcomes in 18 results
  4. Thrombectomy : 3 outcomes in 12 results
  5. Limb Salvage : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 65 results
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