Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1275 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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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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Sustained delivery fluocinolone acetonide vitreous implants: long-term benefit in patients with chronic diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): José Cunha-Vaz, Paul Ashton, Raymond Iezzi, Peter Campochiaro, Pravin U Dugel, Frank G Holz, Michel Weber, Ronald P Danis, Baruch D Kuppermann, Clare Bailey, Kathleen Billman, Barry Kapik, Frances Kane, Ken Green,

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2014 Oct;121(10):1892-903.

 

To present the safety and efficacy of intravitreal implants releasing 0.2 μg/day fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) in patients with chronic versus nonchronic diabetic macular edema (DME). To assess ocular characteristics, anatomic changes, and re-treatment and ancillary therapies that ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2014

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The terms "Edema" returned 122 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Increasing recognition of dermatomyositis with subcutaneous edema - is this a poorer prognostic marker?
 

Author(s): Jenny Tu, Andrew McLean-Tooke, Reimar Junckerstorff

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Subcutaneous edema as a presenting feature of dermatomyositis has infrequently been described and is thought to signify a more aggressive disease course. We report a case involving a 38-year-old man who presented with significant subcutaneous edema involving his neck and upper body; ...

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2014

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Pharmacological approach to diabetic macular edema.
 

Author(s): F Bandello, G Casalino, A Loewenstein, M Goldstein, D Pelayes, M Battaglia Parodi

Journal: Ophthalmic Res.. 2014 ;51(2):88-95.

 

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a highly prevalent cause of vision loss and has a remarkable impact on public health, and on the quality of life of diabetic patients. Even though laser photocoagulation has been the standard of care for decades, a substantial group of patients are ...

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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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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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