Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1657 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Quantitative MRI for analysis of peritumoral edema in malignant gliomas.
 

Author(s): Ida Blystad, J B Marcel Warntjes, Örjan Smedby, Peter Lundberg, Elna-Marie Larsson, Anders Tisell

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Damage to the blood-brain barrier with subsequent contrast enhancement is a hallmark of glioblastoma. Non-enhancing tumor invasion into the peritumoral edema is, however, not usually visible on conventional magnetic resonance imaging. New quantitative techniques using relaxometry ...

Last Updated: 25 May 2017

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Edema is not a reliable diagnostic sign to exclude small brain metastases.
 

Author(s): Tanja Schneider, Jan Felix Kuhne, Paul Bittrich, Julian Schroeder, Tim Magnus, Malte Mohme, Malte Grosser, Gerhard Schoen, Jens Fiehler, Susanne Siemonsen

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No prior systematic study on the extent of vasogenic edema (VE) in patients with brain metastases (BM) exists. Here, we aim to determine 1) the general volumetric relationship between BM and VE, 2) a threshold diameter above which a BM shows VE, and 3) the influence of the primary ...

Last Updated: 11 May 2017

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Intravitreal Aflibercept for Patients With Diabetic Macular Edema Refractory to Bevacizumab or Ranibizumab: Analysis of Response to Aflibercept.
 

Author(s): Yen-Yi Chen, Pei-Yao Chang, Jia-Kang Wang

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;6(3):250-255.

 

To investigate the short-term efficacy and safety of intravitreal aflibercept in a case series of patients with diabetic macular edema (DME) refractory to ranibizumab or bevacizumab.

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2017

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The terms "Edema" returned 192 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Guidelines for the Management of Diabetic Macular Edema by the European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA).
 

Author(s): Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth, Jose Garcia-Arumi, Francesco Bandello, Karina Berg, Usha Chakravarthy, Bianca S Gerendas, Jost Jonas, Michael Larsen, Ramin Tadayoni, Anat Loewenstein

Journal: Ophthalmologica. 2017 ;237(4):185-222.

 

Diabetic retinal disease is envisioned to become the plague of the coming decades with a steep increase of worldwide diabetes incidence followed by a substantial rise in retinal disease. Improvements in diagnostic and therapeutic care have to cope with this dilemma in a clinically ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2017

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Cystoid macular edema associated with preservative-free latanoprost after uncomplicated cataract surgery: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Olga E Makri, Foteini N Tsapardoni, Panagiotis Plotas, Nikistratos Ifantis, Paraskevi T Xanthopoulou, Constantine D Georgakopoulos

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Cystoid macular edema associated with latanoprost administration has been reported in patients after complicated cataract surgery with coexisting risk factors. We present the first case of preservative free latanoprost associated cystoid macular edema that occurred many months after ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2017

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Considerations for management of patients with diabetic macular edema: Optimizing treatment outcomes and minimizing safety concerns through interdisciplinary collaboration.
 

Author(s): W David Strain, Xavier Cos, Christian Prünte

Journal: Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract.. 2017 Apr;126():1-9.

 

Diabetes is a growing worldwide epidemic and a leading cause of blindness in working-age people around the world. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) and diabetic macular edema (DME) are common causes of visual impairment in people with diabetes and often indicate the presence of diabetes-associated ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2017

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