Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1626 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fully Automated Robust System to Detect Retinal Edema, Central Serous Chorioretinopathy, and Age Related Macular Degeneration from Optical Coherence Tomography Images.
 

Author(s): Samina Khalid, M Usman Akram, Taimur Hassan, Ammara Nasim, Amina Jameel

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():7148245.

 

Maculopathy is the excessive damage to macula that leads to blindness. It mostly occurs due to retinal edema (RE), central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR), or age related macular degeneration (ARMD). Optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging is the latest eye testing technique that ...

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2017

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Predictive factors of better outcomes by monotherapy of an antivascular endothelial growth factor drug, ranibizumab, for diabetic macular edema in clinical practice.
 

Author(s): Shinri Sato, Hajime Shinoda, Norihiro Nagai, Misa Suzuki, Atsuro Uchida, Toshihide Kurihara, Mamoru Kamoshita, Yohei Tomita, Chigusa Iyama, Sakiko Minami, Kenya Yuki, Kazuo Tsubota, Yoko Ozawa

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Apr;96(16):e6459.

 

Intravitreal ranibizumab (IVR) has been approved for treating diabetic macular edema (DME), and is used in daily clinical practice. However, the treatment efficacies of IVR monotherapy in real-world clinical settings are not well known.The medical records of 56 eyes from 38 patients ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2017

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Two year result of intravitreal bevacizumab for diabetic macular edema using treat and extend protocol.
 

Author(s): Masahiko Sugimoto, Atsushi Ichio, Takayasu Nunome, Mineo Kondo

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Apr;96(16):e6406.

 

To determine the efficacy of the treat and extend (TAE) protocol with intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) for managing diabetic macular edema (DME).Retrospective, single-center study.For this retrospective study, 42 eyes of 42 patients were initially treated with 3 consecutive monthly ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2017

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The terms "Edema" returned 185 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cystoid macular edema associated with preservative-free latanoprost after uncomplicated cataract surgery: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Olga E Makri, Foteini N Tsapardoni, Panagiotis Plotas, Nikistratos Ifantis, Paraskevi T Xanthopoulou, Constantine D Georgakopoulos

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Cystoid macular edema associated with latanoprost administration has been reported in patients after complicated cataract surgery with coexisting risk factors. We present the first case of preservative free latanoprost associated cystoid macular edema that occurred many months after ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2017

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Considerations for management of patients with diabetic macular edema: Optimizing treatment outcomes and minimizing safety concerns through interdisciplinary collaboration.
 

Author(s): W David Strain, Xavier Cos, Christian PrĂ¼nte

Journal: Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract.. 2017 Apr;126():1-9.

 

Diabetes is a growing worldwide epidemic and a leading cause of blindness in working-age people around the world. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) and diabetic macular edema (DME) are common causes of visual impairment in people with diabetes and often indicate the presence of diabetes-associated ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2017

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Aquaporins in Brain Edema and Neuropathological Conditions.
 

Author(s): Aristotelis S Filippidis, Richard B Carozza, Harold L Rekate

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The aquaporin (AQP) family of water channels are a group of small, membrane-spanning proteins that are vital for the rapid transport of water across the plasma membrane. These proteins are widely expressed, from tissues such as the renal epithelium and erythrocytes to the various ...

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2016

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Last Updated: 24 Apr 2017

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Last Updated: 12 Apr 2017

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