Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1769 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sequencing the exons of human glucocorticoid receptor (NR3C1) gene in Han Chinese with high-altitude pulmonary edema.
 

Author(s): Hui Du, Jing Zhao, Zhanhai Su, Yongnian Liu, Yingzhong Yang

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High-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is a serious acute mountain sickness that mainly occurs in non-acclimatized individuals after rapid ascent to high altitude. The precise etiology of HAPE remains unclear. This study aimed to investigate whether NR3C1 gene polymorphism is associated ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Localized Trichiasis Causing Focal Full-Thickness Corneal Edema, Endothelial Cell Loss, and Corneal Scarring Requiring Penetrating Keratoplasty.
 

Author(s): Tiffany Sara Liu, Seth Meskin

Journal: Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. ;24(4):216-218.

 

The purpose of the study was to report a case of focal trichiasis causing full-thickness corneal edema, scarring, and endothelial cell loss requiring penetrating keratoplasty (PK). A 66-year-old male was referred for trichiasis of the right upper eyelid corresponding to an area of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Facial and bilateral leg edema in a patient using quetiapine.
 

Author(s): Ebru Şahan, Meliha Zengin Eroğlu

Journal: Actas Esp Psiquiatr. 2018 01;46(1):29-32.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Edema" returned 208 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diabetic Macular Edema: Current Understanding, Pharmacologic Treatment Options, and Developing Therapies.
 

Author(s): Kevin Miller, Jorge A Fortun

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;7(1):28-35.

 

Diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema comprise a major source of visual disability throughout the developed world. The etiology and pathogenesis of macular edema is intricate and multifactorial, in which the hyperglycemic state in diabetes induces a microangiopathy. Through ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Multimodal Imaging in Diabetic Macular Edema.
 

Author(s): Dhariana Acón, Lihteh Wu

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;7(1):22-27.

 

Throughout ophthalmic history it has been shown that progress has gone hand in hand with technological breakthroughs. In the past, fluorescein angiography and fundus photographs were the most commonly used imaging modalities in the management of diabetic macular edema (DME). Today, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Corneal edema after phacoemulsification.
 

Author(s): Namrata Sharma, Deepali Singhal, Sreelakshmi P Nair, Pranita Sahay, S S Sreeshankar, Prafulla Kumar Maharana

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017 Dec;65(12):1381-1389.

 

Phacoemulsification is the most commonly performed cataract surgery in this era. With all the recent advances in investigations and management of cataract through phacoemulsification, most of the patients are able to achieve excellent visual outcome. Corneal edema after phacoemulsification ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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