Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1407 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Validity of Optical Coherence Tomography as a Diagnostic Method for Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema.
 

Author(s): Cesar Azrak, Manuel Vicente Baeza-Díaz, Antonio Palazón-Bru, Carmen Hernández-Martínez, Aída Navarro-Navarro, José Juan Martínez-Toldos, Vicente Francisco Gil-Guillén

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1579.

 

To validate optical coherence tomography (OCT) for the diagnosis of referable retinopathy (severe, very severe or proliferative retinopathy, and macular edema) in diabetic patients. We performed a cross-sectional observational study. A random sample was analyzed comprising 136 eyes ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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Omitting edema measurement: how much acute malnutrition are we missing?
 

Author(s): Severine Frison, Francesco Checchi, Marko Kerac

Journal: Am. J. Clin. Nutr.. 2015 Nov;102(5):1176-81.

 

Acute malnutrition is a major public health issue in low-income countries. It includes both wasting and edematous malnutrition, but the terms wasting and acute malnutrition are often used interchangeably. Little is known about the burden of edematous malnutrition, and few large-scale ...

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2015

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Bilateral Cystoid Macular Edema Secondary to Paclitaxel Treatment.
 

Author(s): Yilmaz Tezcan, Mustafa Surmeli, Didem Tastekin, Mehmet Koc

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2015 Sep;18(9):606-7.

 

 Cystoid macular edema is rarely observed secondary to paclitaxel treatment. A 55-year-old female patient was applied five cures of paclitaxel and carboplatin chemotherapy after being diagnosed with metastatic ovarian cancer. The patient had a normal bilateral vision prior to the ...

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2015

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The terms "Edema" returned 153 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Efficacy and safety of different doses of a slow-release corticosteroid implant for macular edema: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Qingyu Liu, Mengmei He, Hui Shi, Qianyi Wang, Yaru Du, Junling Liu, Chengda Ren, Ding Xu, Jing Yu

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The purpose of this meta-analysis was to assess the efficacy and safety of intravitreal corticosteroid implants for macular edema.

Last Updated: 25 May 2015

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Updates in the management of diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): Christopher Mathew, Anastasia Yunirakasiwi, Srinivasan Sanjay

Journal: J Diabetes Res. 2015 ;2015():794036.

 

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease which has multiple effects on different end-organs, including the retina. In this paper, we discuss updates on diabetic macular edema (DME) and the management options. The underlying pathology of DME is the leakage of exudates from retinal microaneurysms, ...

Last Updated: 18 May 2015

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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: Recruiting

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

 

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2015

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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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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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