PTE

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PTE

The ISO 4217 currency code for the Portugese Escudo.

PTE

ISO 4217 code for the Portuguese escudo. It was introduced in 1911 following the republican revolution, and was marked by high inflation throughout its history. It was removed from circulation and replaced by the euro in 2002.
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sup][7] Thrombosis from the deep venous system could block the pulmonary artery which leads to very serious consequences, especially high-risk pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) which is an important reason for CA.
Pulmonary artery sarcoma masquerading as chronic pulmonary thromboembolism.
2] Pulmonary thromboembolism, with 75% of cases accounted for from the medical ward, is an important cause of sudden death in hospitalised patients.
In a patient with pulmonary thromboembolism with intermediate-high risk:
Other reasons of intraluminal filling defects such as pulmonary thromboembolism and primary arterial tumors should also be considered in the differential diagnosis.
Kang, "Intracardiac thrombus formation and pulmonary thromboembolism immediately after graft reperfusion in 7 patients undergoing liver transplantation," Liver Transplantation, vol.
Bayer HealthCare announced today the approval in Japan of its oral Factor Xa inhibitor Xarelto (rivaroxaban) for the treatment and secondary prevention of pulmonary thromboembolism and deep vein thrombosis by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW).
Double Trouble--A Case Report of Mobile Right Atrial Thrombus in the Setting of Acute Pulmonary Thromboembolism.
Chronic pulmonary thromboembolism is usually a consequence of incomplete thrombus resolution.
The product has been launched for the recently approved indications, the prevention of ischemic stroke and systemic embolism in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and the treatment and recurrence prevention of venous thromboembolism(VTE) [deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary thromboembolism (PE)].
Long term anticoagulant therapy was recommended, with the reduction of other risk factors for pulmonary thromboembolism (such as oral contraceptives, smoking, extended orthostatism).
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