Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1797 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Glucose-regulated protein 78 in the aqueous humor in diabetic macular edema patients.
 

Author(s): Jin-Woo Kwon, Ilyoung Jung, Donghyun Jee

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Nov;97(45):e12757.

 

In this study, we explored the presence and elevation of glucose-regulated protein 78 (GRP78) in aqueous humor of patients with diabetic macular edema (DME).After comparing DME patients with the controls, we analyzed GRP78 and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) levels in DME ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute visual loss and optic disc edema followed by optic atrophy in two cases with deeply buried optic disc drusen: a mimicker of atypical optic neuritis.
 

Author(s): Mário Luiz R Monteiro, Kenzo Hokazono, Leonardo P Cunha, Laurentino Biccas Neto

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Sudden visual loss and optic disc edema caused by optic neuritis (ON) is usually followed by significant visual recovery. However, little or no recovery occurs when the loss is caused by atypical ON, especially in patients with neuromyelitis optica (NMO). Optic disc drusen (ODD) is ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Efficacy of diode-emitting diode (LED) photobiomodulation in pain management, facial edema, trismus, and quality of life after extraction of retained lower third molars: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial.
 

Author(s): Carlos Alberto Tenis, Manoela Domingues Martins, Marcela Leticia Leal Gonçalves, Daniela de Fátima Teixeira da Silva, João Júlio da Cunha Filho, Marco Antonio Trevizani Martins, Raquel Agnelli Mesquita-Ferrari, Sandra Kalil Bussadori, Kristianne Porta Santos Fernandes

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(37):e12264.

 

In dentistry, one of the most common surgical procedures is the removal of retained third molars. This surgery generates great morbidity to the participants for causing pain, edema, and trismus due to surgical trauma. The objective of the present study is to evaluate the efficacy ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Edema" returned 220 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intravitreal therapeutic agents in noninfectious uveitic macular edema.
 

Author(s): Kunal Kaushik Shah, Parthopratim Dutta Majumder, Jyotirmay Biswas

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018 08;66(8):1060-1073.

 

The management of uveitis is challenging for most treating ophthalmologists. The treatment of uveitis often requires the use of high dose of systemic corticosteroid and immunosuppressive agents, which are almost always associated with potential side effects. Intravitreal medications ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Fountain's Sign as a Diagnostic Key in Acute Idiopathic Scrotal Edema: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Dimitrios Patoulias, Vasileios Rafailidis, Thomas Feidantsis, Maria Kalogirou, Dimitrios Rafailidis, Ioannis Patoulias

Journal: Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove). ;61(1):37-39.

 

The acute idiopathic scrotal edema (AISE) is a self-limited disease of unknown etiology, characterized by edema and erythema of the scrotum and the dartos, without expansion to the underlying layers of scrotum's wall or to the endoscrotal structures. Boys younger than 10 years old ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The Role of Optical Coherence Tomography in Differentiating Optic Disc Drusen from Optic Disc Edema.
 

Author(s): Fiona Costello, Lasse Malmqvist, Steffen Hamann

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;7(4):271-279.

 

An elevated optic nerve head can be an ominous sign, sometimes signifying an underlying basis for raised intracranial pressure. Alternatively, patients may harbor a different mechanism for this optic nerve head appearance, including optic disc drusen (ODD), which does not confer any ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Molecular Mechanisms of Malignant Cerebral Edema After LHI
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cerebral Edema

 

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2018

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Last Updated: 8 Jan 2018

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A Comparison of Standard Laser With Micropulse Laser for the Treatment of Diabetic Macular Oedema.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diabetic Macular Edema

 

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2018

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