Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1228 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anti-inflammatory effects of Polygonum minus (Huds) extract (Lineminus™) in in-vitro enzyme assays and carrageenan induced paw edema.
 

Author(s): Annie George, Sasikala Chinnappan, Meena Chintamaneni, Vandana Kotak C, Yogendra Choudhary, Thomas Kueper, Ammu K Radhakrishnan

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The study was aimed to evaluate the anti-inflammatory activity of ethanolic and aqueous extracts of Polygonum minus (Huds) using in vitro and in vivo approaches.

Last Updated: 29 Sep 2014

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Pediatric posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome presenting with isolated cerebellar edema and obstructive hydrocephalus.
 

Author(s): Nicholas Ettinger, Matthew Pearson, Fred S Lamb, John C Wellons

Journal: J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Oct;14(4):344-7.

 

In this report, the authors describe the case of a teenage boy who presented with hypertensive emergency, posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome, and hydrocephalus due to fourth ventricle outlet obstruction. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome is a well-characterized ...

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2014

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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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The terms "Edema" returned 125 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography for macular edema.
 

Author(s): Emmerson Badaró, Eduardo Novais, Larissa Maria Prodocimo, Juliana M Ferraz Sallum

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2014 ;2014():191847.

 

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a rapid noncontact method that allows in vivo imaging of the retina and it has become an important component in clinical practice. OCT is a useful ancillary tool for assessing retinal diseases because of its ability to provide cross-sectional ...

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2014

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Post-cataract prevention of inflammation and macular edema by steroid and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory eye drops: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Line Kessel, Britta Tendal, Karsten Juhl Jørgensen, Ditte Erngaard, Per Flesner, Jens Lundgaard Andresen, Jesper Hjortdal

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2014 Oct;121(10):1915-24.

 

Favorable outcome after cataract surgery depends on proper control of the inflammatory response induced by cataract surgery. Pseudophakic cystoid macular edema is an important cause of visual decline after uncomplicated cataract surgery.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2014

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Laser treatment for diabetic macular edema in the 21st century.
 

Author(s): Pedro Romero-Aroca, Javier Reyes-Torres, Marc Baget-Bernaldiz, Cristina Blasco-Suñe

Journal: Curr Diabetes Rev. 2014 Mar;10(2):100-12.

 

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is the leading cause of blindness in the diabetic population. The diabetes Control and Complications Trial reported that 27% of patients affected by type 1 diabetes develop DME within 9 years of onset. Other studies have shown that in patients with type ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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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: 2 Nov 2014

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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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