Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1257 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Merkel cell carcinoma presenting as right leg edema in a multiple myeloma patient.
 

Author(s): Claire M Noell, Elizabeth Rose, Lee T Nesbitt

Journal: J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.. 2014 Aug;71(2):e50-2.

 

Last Updated: 19 Jul 2014

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Assessment of circumferential endocardial extent of myocardial edema and infarction in patients with reperfused acute myocardial infarction: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study.
 

Author(s): Shingo Ota, Takashi Tanimoto, Kumiko Hirata, Makoto Orii, Yasutsugu Shiono, Kunihiro Shimamura, Kohei Ishibashi, Takashi Yamano, Yasushi Ino, Hironori Kitabata, Tomoyuki Yamaguchi, Takashi Kubo, Toshio Imanishi, Takashi Akasaka

Journal: Int Heart J. 2014 ;55(3):234-8.

 

T2 weighted (T2W) images on cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) visualizes myocardial edema, which reflects the myocardial area at risk (AAR) in reperfused acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) demonstrates myocardial infarction. LGE images cover ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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[The exploration of the role of angiopoietin-2 in pulmonary edema induced by EV71 infection].
 

Author(s): Li Zhi, Hao Dong, Wang Tao, Gao Fuquan, Ning Fangyu, Xia Yongfu, Wang Xiaozhi

Journal: Zhonghua Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2014 Feb;26(2):89-93.

 

To observe the clinic character of pulmonary edema (PE) induced by enterovirus 71 (EV71) and the change in angiopoietin-2 (Ang-2), and to explore the correlation between Ang-2 and PE.

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2014

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The terms "Edema" returned 118 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Increasing recognition of dermatomyositis with subcutaneous edema - is this a poorer prognostic marker?
 

Author(s): Jenny Tu, Andrew McLean-Tooke, Reimar Junckerstorff

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Subcutaneous edema as a presenting feature of dermatomyositis has infrequently been described and is thought to signify a more aggressive disease course. We report a case involving a 38-year-old man who presented with significant subcutaneous edema involving his neck and upper body; ...

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2014

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Pharmacological approach to diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): F Bandello, G Casalino, A Loewenstein, M Goldstein, D Pelayes, M Battaglia Parodi

Journal: Ophthalmic Res.. 2014 ;51(2):88-95.

 

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a highly prevalent cause of vision loss and has a remarkable impact on public health, and on the quality of life of diabetic patients. Even though laser photocoagulation has been the standard of care for decades, a substantial group of patients are ...

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2014

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Combined therapy for diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): Saba Al Rashaed, J Fernando Arevalo

Journal: Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. ;20(4):315-20.

 

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is the main cause of visual impairment in diabetic patients. Macular edema within 1 disk diameter of the fovea is present in 9% of the diabetic population. The management of DME is complex and often multiple treatment approaches are needed. This review ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant for Treatment of Macular Edema After Plaque Radiotherapy of Uveal Melanoma
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Macular Edema; Cystoid Macular Edema; Uveal Melanoma; Radiation Maculopathy; Radiation Retinopathy

 

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2013

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Prevention and Treatment of Immersion Pulmonary Edema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immersion Pulmonary Edema (IPE); Swimming Induced Pulmonary Edema (SIPE)

 

Last Updated: 27 Dec 2013

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Trial of Switching Between Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin®)& Intravitreal Dexamethasone (Ozurdex™) for Persistent Diabetic Macular Oedema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diabetes; Diabetic Macular Oedema; Diabetic Macular Edema; Diabetic Retinopathy

 

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2014

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