Siderosis

Common Name(s)

Siderosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Siderosis" returned 103 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ocular Trauma Score in Siderosis Bulbi With Retained Intraocular Foreign Body.
 

Author(s): Lili Zhu, Pingyu Shen, Hong Lu, Chixin Du, Jianqin Shen, Yangshun Gu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1533.

 

The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical characteristic and visual outcome of siderosis bulbi with retained intraocular foreign body (IOFB) and to validate the predictive value of the Ocular Trauma Score (OTS) in siderosis bulbi. Certain numerical values rendered ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system induced by a single-episode of traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: a study using MRI-enhanced gradient echo T2 star-weighted angiography.
 

Author(s): Hongwei Zhao, Jin Wang, Zhonglie Lu, Qingjie Wu, Haijuan Lv, Hu Liu, Xiangyang Gong

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The purpose of this study was to examine whether a single episode of traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage (tSAH) could cause superficial siderosis of the central nervous system (SS-CNS).This study was approved by the local ethics committee. Thirty-two patients with a history of a single ...

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2015

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Cerebellar superficial siderosis of chronic subarachnoid hemorrhage in a patient with Tacrolimus-associated posterior reversible encephalopathy.
 

Author(s): S Payabvash, A M McKinney, D Nascene, Z Cayci

Journal: J Postgrad Med. ;60(4):394-6.

 

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2014

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The terms "Siderosis" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Diffuse superficial siderosis of the central nervous system: four case reports and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Marta Calvo, Cristina de Miguel, Ana Pinel, José M Ortega, Yolanda Aladro

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2014 Oct;59(8):354-8.

 

Diffuse superficial siderosis of the central nervous system (CNS) is a rare condition due to hemosiderin deposits in the subpial layers of the brain and spinal cord. The source of chronic or recurrent bleeding into the subarachnoid space is detected in only 50 % of cases. The most ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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Spinal intradural extramedullary cavernous angioma presenting with superficial siderosis and hydrocephalus: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Nagaaki Katoh, Takuhiro Yoshida, Takeshi Uehara, Kiyoshi Ito, Kazuhiro Hongo, Shu-ichi Ikeda

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2014 ;53(16):1863-7.

 

A 36-year-old man with progressive hearing impairment visited our hospital complaining of a severe headache. A neurological examination revealed bilateral sensorineural hearing impairment, mild ataxia, hyperreflexia and mild cognitive dysfunction. Brain MRI demonstrated hydrocephalus ...

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2014

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[Superficial siderosis: case report and literature review].
 

Author(s): Nikola D Kresojević, Igor N Petrović, Natasa T Dragaević-Misković, Vladimir S Kostić

Journal: Srp Arh Celok Lek. ;141(3-4):219-22.

 

Superficial siderosis (SS) is caused by chronic subarachnoid bleeding and is characterized by free iron and hemosiderin deposition along the pial and subpial structures of central nervous system. SS leads to progressive and irreversible CNS damage. The most common causes of chronic ...

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2013

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Superficial Siderosis in Patients With Suspected Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Intracerebral Hemorrhage; Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy; Ischemic Stroke

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2013

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Evaluation of Myocardial Iron Deposition in Patients of Heart Failure Using T2* MR Imaging
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Heart Failure; Iron Overload; Cardiomyopathies

 

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2015

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Assessment of Iron Deposition in Major Organs of Hemodialysis Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron Overload

 

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2010

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