Edema

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Edema

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The terms "Edema" returned 1773 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Severe leg edema associated with the use of dopaminergic drugs in Parkinson's disease. Report of one case].
 

Author(s): Marcelo Miranda C, Lorena Hudson A

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2017 Dec;145(12):1624-1625.

 

The main adverse effects of dopaminergic drugs used in Parkinson's disease are hypotension, somnolence, hallucinations and impulse control disorder. Less common is leg edema. We report on a 68-year-old male receiving levodopa and pramipexole consulting for severe leg edema lasting ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The prevalence and systemic risk factors of diabetic macular edema: a cross-sectional study from Turkey.
 

Author(s): Durgul Acan, Mehmet Calan, Duygu Er, Tugba Arkan, Nilufer Kocak, Firat Bayraktar, Suleyman Kaynak

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of diabetic macular edema (DME) utilizing optical coherence tomography (OCT), and to clarify the effects of the systemic findings and risk factors on the development of DME.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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New observation of microcystic macular edema as a mild form of cystoid macular lesions after standard phacoemulsification: Prevalence and risk factors.
 

Author(s): Dong H Yoon, Dong J Kang, Myung J Kim, Hong K Kim

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(15):e0355.

 

We present the new observations of postoperative microcystic macular edema (MME) as a mild form of cystoid macular lesions (CMLs) after standard phacoemulsification.To report the incidence, risk factors, and pathophysiology of MME compared to conventional concept of pseudophakic cystoid ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Edema" returned 208 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diabetic Macular Edema: Current Understanding, Pharmacologic Treatment Options, and Developing Therapies.
 

Author(s): Kevin Miller, Jorge A Fortun

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;7(1):28-35.

 

Diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema comprise a major source of visual disability throughout the developed world. The etiology and pathogenesis of macular edema is intricate and multifactorial, in which the hyperglycemic state in diabetes induces a microangiopathy. Through ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Multimodal Imaging in Diabetic Macular Edema.
 

Author(s): Dhariana Acón, Lihteh Wu

Journal: Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). ;7(1):22-27.

 

Throughout ophthalmic history it has been shown that progress has gone hand in hand with technological breakthroughs. In the past, fluorescein angiography and fundus photographs were the most commonly used imaging modalities in the management of diabetic macular edema (DME). Today, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Corneal edema after phacoemulsification.
 

Author(s): Namrata Sharma, Deepali Singhal, Sreelakshmi P Nair, Pranita Sahay, S S Sreeshankar, Prafulla Kumar Maharana

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017 Dec;65(12):1381-1389.

 

Phacoemulsification is the most commonly performed cataract surgery in this era. With all the recent advances in investigations and management of cataract through phacoemulsification, most of the patients are able to achieve excellent visual outcome. Corneal edema after phacoemulsification ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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