Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1494 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effect of Decompressive Craniectomy on Perihematomal Edema in Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage.
 

Author(s): Christian Fung, Michael Murek, Pascal P Klinger-Gratz, Michael Fiechter, Werner J Z'Graggen, Oliver P Gautschi, Marwan El-Koussy, Jan Gralla, Karl Schaller, Martin Zbinden, Marcel Arnold, Urs Fischer, Heinrich P Mattle, Andreas Raabe, Jürgen Beck

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Perihematomal edema contributes to secondary brain injury in the course of intracerebral hemorrhage. The effect of decompressive surgery on perihematomal edema after intracerebral hemorrhage is unknown. This study analyzed the course of PHE in patients who were or were not treated ...

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2016

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Accuracy of Non-Enhanced CT in Detecting Early Ischemic Edema Using Frequency Selective Non-Linear Blending.
 

Author(s): Georg Bier, Malte N Bongers, Hendrik Ditt, Benjamin Bender, Ulrike Ernemann, Marius Horger

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Ischemic brain edema is subtle and hard to detect by computed tomography within the first hours of stroke onset. We hypothesize that non-enhanced CT (NECT) post-processing with frequency-selective non-linear blending ("best contrast"/BC) increases its accuracy in detecting edema and ...

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2016

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Clinical Significance of the Edema Index in Incident Peritoneal Dialysis Patients.
 

Author(s): Seok Hui Kang, Eun Woo Choi, Jong Won Park, Kyu Hyang Cho, Jun Young Do

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Proper monitoring for volume overload is important to improve prognosis in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients. The association between volume status and residual renal function (RRF) remains an unresolved issue. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the association between the ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2016

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The terms "Edema" returned 167 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Molecular pathophysiology of cerebral edema.
 

Author(s): Jesse A Stokum, Volodymyr Gerzanich, J Marc Simard

Journal: J. Cereb. Blood Flow Metab.. 2016 Mar;36(3):513-38.

 

Advancements in molecular biology have led to a greater understanding of the individual proteins responsible for generating cerebral edema. In large part, the study of cerebral edema is the study of maladaptive ion transport. Following acute CNS injury, cells of the neurovascular ...

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2016

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Nonallergic Eyelid Edema After Botulinum Toxin Type A Injection: Case Report and Review of Literature.
 

Author(s): Yin-Shuo Chang, Chang-Cheng Chang, Jen-Hsiang Shen, Yu-Tsung Chen, Karen Kar-Wun Chan

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1610.

 

Periocular botulinum toxin type A (BoNTA) injections are generally safe. Ptosis is the most common adverse effect, whereas eyelid edema is rarely reported. There is no consensus on the latter's incidence, clinical course, or treatment strategy. Here we managed a 59-year-old woman ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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Postextubation laryngeal edema and stridor resulting in respiratory failure in critically ill adult patients: updated review.
 

Author(s): Wouter A Pluijms, Walther Nka van Mook, Bastiaan Hj Wittekamp, Dennis Cjj Bergmans

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Endotracheal intubation is frequently complicated by laryngeal edema, which may present as postextubation stridor or respiratory difficulty or both. Ultimately, postextubation laryngeal edema may result in respiratory failure with subsequent reintubation. Risk factors for postextubation ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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: 19 May 2016

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Effect of Topical Brimonidine on Post Cataract Surgery Corneal Edema
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Corneal Edema; Visual Acuity

 

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2008

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Macular Edema Ranibizumab v. Intravitreal Anti-inflammatory Therapy Trial
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Uveitis; Macular Edema

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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