FES

(redirected from fat embolism syndrome)
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AcronymDefinition
FESForeign Exchange Student
FESFriedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (German political foundation)
FESFunctional Electrical Stimulation
FESFire and Emergency Services
FESFlat Earth Society (band and organization)
FESFaculty of Earth Sciences (Saudi Arabia)
FESFluent English Speaker
FESFalls Efficacy Scale (psychometrics)
FESFlywheel Energy Storage
FESFirst-Episode Schizophrenia
FESFlared End Section
FESFront End Supervisor
FESFamily Expenditure Survey (UK)
FESFakulta Ekonomicko Spravni (Czech: Faculty of Economics and Administration)
FESFat Embolism Syndrome
FESFactor Evaluation System
FESFuzzy Expert System
FESFast Ethernet Switch
FESFront End Server
FESFocus Error Signal
FESForest Enterprise Scotland (UK)
FESFollett Educational Services (Woodridge, IL)
FESFriends of Environment Society (Jordan)
FESFederal Extension Service (various organizations)
FESFlorida Engineering Society
FESFront End System
FESFixed Earth Station (satellite operations)
FESForestry Environmental Studies (Yale University; New Haven, CT)
FESFull En-Suite (real estate)
FESFirst Energy Solutions (various locations)
FESFastiron Edge Switch (Foundry)
FESFront-End Software
FESFire and Explosion Strategy (various locations)
FESFirst Epileptic Seizure (neurology)
FESFundacion para la Educacion Superior (Spanish: Foundation for Higher Education)
FESFiber Ethernet Switch (network management)
FESFanless Embedded System
FESFrisbie Elementary School (Wolcott, CT)
FESFlash Evaporator System
FESFluids Environmental Services (various companies)
FESFlorida Engineering Services, Inc (Miami, FL)
FESField Engineering Service (various organizations)
FESFlextronics Enclosure Systems (division of Flextronics)
FESFlorida Entomological Society
FESFlex Enterprise Services (Adobe)
FESFestina Watches (Tour De France cycling sponsor)
FESV-FES Feline Sarcoma Viral/V-FPS Fujinami Avian Sarcoma Viral Oncogene Homolog
FESFuels Enterprise System (US DoD)
FESForce Embedded Server (Force Computers)
FESFixed End System
FESIron Sulpher
FESFront End Screening
FESFine Error Signal
FESFleet Exercise Section
FESForced Entry Switch
FESFree Enterprise System, Inc. (Jeffersonville, IN)
FESFluids Experiments System
FESFloor Elevation Survey
FESFleet Electronics Shop
FESFlorida Engineering Solutions, Inc (San Antonio, FL)
References in periodicals archive ?
While generally a safe procedure, it is important to consider the potential of fat embolism syndrome (FES) as a diagnosis in the post-procedure period.
Fat embolism syndrome without evidence of bone injury occurs in less than 3% cases.
1) We present an uncommon case of clinical significance, where a boy aged 10 years, suffered from fat embolism syndrome after fall from tree, without any objective evidence of injury to bone or soft tissue.
On these grounds the diagnosis of fat embolism syndrome (FES) was made and patient was managed accordingly.
Occasionally, non-traumatic pathologies can be responsible for the fat embolism syndrome (2).
Diagnosis of fat embolism syndrome maybe difficult and is based on clinical findings and radiological images.
Early surgical fixation of long bone fractures prevents motion at the fracture site and decreases the incidence of the fat embolism syndrome (6).
Inflammatory responses to neutral fat and fatty acids in multiple organs in a rat model of fat embolism syndrome.
Specificity of broncho-alveolar lavage for the diagnosis of fat embolism syndrome.
Mr Goose went on: "Further testing confirmed that Sanam had died as a result of fat embolism syndrome, caused as a result of the untreated fractures to the thighbones of the left and right legs.
Although the diagnosis of fat embolism syndrome is usually based on clinical findings, we describe ill-defined centrilobular and subpleural nodules in addition to ground-glass opacities and consolidation on a computed tomography scan of the chest in a trauma patient with fat embolism syndrome.
Fat embolism syndrome is a rare, poorly understood but serious complication which occurs after the direct entry of fat globules into the systemic circulation.