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Spinal Epidural Hematoma Summary

Description: A rare epidural hematoma in the spinal epidural space, usually due to a vascular malformation (CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM VASCULAR MALFORMATIONS) or TRAUMA. Spontaneous spinal epidural hematoma is a neurologic emergency due to a rapidly evolving compressive MYELOPATHY.

Also Known As: Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal; Epidural Hematoma, Spinal; Epidural Hematomas, Spinal; Epidural Hemorrhage, Spinal; Epidural Hemorrhages, Spinal Show All >>

Networked: 140 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 5 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Spinal Epidural Hematoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Factor VIII (Coagulation Factor VIII) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  2. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 1 study in 9 results : FDA 80 Generic
  3. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase) : 10 results : FDA 2
  4. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 10 results : FDA 74 Generic
  5. clopidogrel (Plavix) : 7 results : FDA 7
  6. Warfarin (Coumadin) : 6 results : FDA 21 Generic
  7. Enoxaparin (Lovenox) : 4 results : FDA 2 Generic
  8. Anticoagulants : 4 results : IBA
  9. tebufenozide (Mimic) : 4 results : IBA
  10. Streptokinase : 3 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Spinal Epidural Hematoma

  1. Hemophilia A (Haemophilia)
  2. Hematoma
  3. Spinal Stenosis (Stenosis, Spinal)
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Myocardial Infarction
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Key Therapies for Spinal Epidural Hematoma

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  1. Decompression : 2 studies in 5 results
  2. Laminectomy : 1 study in 9 results
  3. Musculoskeletal Manipulations (Manipulative Therapy) : 1 study in 3 results
  4. Catheters : 12 results
  5. Surgical Decompression : 12 results
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