Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
A subgenus of LENTIVIRUS comprising viruses that produce multi-organ disease with long incubation periods in cattle.
An acute infectious disease caused by COXIELLA BURNETII. It is characterized by a sudden onset of FEVER; HEADACHE; malaise; and weakness. In humans, it is commonly contracted by inhalation of infected dusts derived from infected domestic animals (ANIMALS, DOMESTIC).
A species of gram-negative bacteria that grows preferentially in the vacuoles of the host cell. It is the etiological agent of Q FEVER.
A species of LENTIVIRUS, subgenus equine lentiviruses (LENTIVIRUSES, EQUINE), causing acute and chronic infection in horses. It is transmitted mechanically by biting flies, mosquitoes, and midges, and iatrogenically through unsterilized equipment. Chronic infection often consists of acute episodes with remissions.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The degree of pathogenicity within a group or species of microorganisms or viruses as indicated by case fatality rates and/or the ability of the organism to invade the tissues of the host. The pathogenic capacity of an organism is determined by its VIRULENCE FACTORS.
Large, hoofed mammals of the family EQUIDAE. Horses are active day and night with most of the day spent seeking and consuming food. Feeding peaks occur in the early morning and late afternoon, and there are several daily periods of rest.
An experimental animal model for central nervous system demyelinating disease. Inoculation with a white matter emulsion combined with FREUND'S ADJUVANT, myelin basic protein, or purified central myelin triggers a T cell-mediated immune response directed towards central myelin. The pathologic features are similar to MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, including perivascular and periventricular foci of inflammation and demyelination. Subpial demyelination underlying meningeal infiltrations also occurs, which is also a feature of ENCEPHALOMYELITIS, ACUTE DISSEMINATED. Passive immunization with T-cells from an afflicted animal to a normal animal also induces this condition. (From Immunol Res 1998;17(1-2):217-27; Raine CS, Textbook of Neuropathology, 2nd ed, p604-5)
Immunoglobulins produced in response to VIRAL ANTIGENS.
Naturally occurring or experimentally induced animal diseases with pathological processes sufficiently similar to those of human diseases. They are used as study models for human diseases.
The process of intracellular viral multiplication, consisting of the synthesis of PROTEINS; NUCLEIC ACIDS; and sometimes LIPIDS, and their assembly into a new infectious particle.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
Lymphocytes responsible for cell-mediated immunity. Two types have been identified - cytotoxic (T-LYMPHOCYTES, CYTOTOXIC) and helper T-lymphocytes (T-LYMPHOCYTES, HELPER-INDUCER). They are formed when lymphocytes circulate through the THYMUS GLAND and differentiate to thymocytes. When exposed to an antigen, they divide rapidly and produce large numbers of new T cells sensitized to that antigen.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Morphologic alteration of small B LYMPHOCYTES or T LYMPHOCYTES in culture into large blast-like cells able to synthesize DNA and RNA and to divide mitotically. It is induced by INTERLEUKINS; MITOGENS such as PHYTOHEMAGGLUTININS, and by specific ANTIGENS. It may also occur in vivo as in GRAFT REJECTION.
An immunoassay utilizing an antibody labeled with an enzyme marker such as horseradish peroxidase. While either the enzyme or the antibody is bound to an immunosorbent substrate, they both retain their biologic activity; the change in enzyme activity as a result of the enzyme-antibody-antigen reaction is proportional to the concentration of the antigen and can be measured spectrophotometrically or with the naked eye. Many variations of the method have been developed.
Non-antibody proteins secreted by inflammatory leukocytes and some non-leukocytic cells, that act as intercellular mediators. They differ from classical hormones in that they are produced by a number of tissue or cell types rather than by specialized glands. They generally act locally in a paracrine or autocrine rather than endocrine manner.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
A thioureylene antithyroid agent that inhibits the formation of thyroid hormones by interfering with the incorporation of iodine into tyrosyl residues of thyroglobulin. This is done by interfering with the oxidation of iodide ion and iodotyrosyl groups through inhibition of the peroxidase enzyme.
A common form of hyperthyroidism with a diffuse hyperplastic GOITER. It is an autoimmune disorder that produces antibodies against the THYROID STIMULATING HORMONE RECEPTOR. These autoantibodies activate the TSH receptor, thereby stimulating the THYROID GLAND and hypersecretion of THYROID HORMONES. These autoantibodies can also affect the eyes (GRAVES OPHTHALMOPATHY) and the skin (Graves dermopathy).
INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS. Pancreatitis is classified as acute unless there are computed tomographic or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic findings of CHRONIC PANCREATITIS (International Symposium on Acute Pancreatitis, Atlanta, 1992). The two most common forms of acute pancreatitis are ALCOHOLIC PANCREATITIS and gallstone pancreatitis.
Agents that are used to treat hyperthyroidism by reducing the excessive production of thyroid hormones.
A severe form of acute INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS characterized by one or more areas of NECROSIS in the pancreas with varying degree of involvement of the surrounding tissues or organ systems. Massive pancreatic necrosis may lead to DIABETES MELLITUS, and malabsorption.
Autoantibodies that bind to the thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) receptor (RECEPTORS, THYROTROPIN) on thyroid epithelial cells. The autoantibodies mimic TSH causing an unregulated production of thyroid hormones characteristic of GRAVES DISEASE.
A disease of chronic diffuse irreversible airflow obstruction. Subcategories of COPD include CHRONIC BRONCHITIS and PULMONARY EMPHYSEMA.
Failure to adequately provide oxygen to cells of the body and to remove excess carbon dioxide from them. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Any disorder marked by obstruction of conducting airways of the lung. AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION may be acute, chronic, intermittent, or persistent.
Any method of artificial breathing that employs mechanical or non-mechanical means to force the air into and out of the lungs. Artificial respiration or ventilation is used in individuals who have stopped breathing or have RESPIRATORY INSUFFICIENCY to increase their intake of oxygen (O2) and excretion of carbon dioxide (CO2).
Measure of the maximum amount of air that can be expelled in a given number of seconds during a FORCED VITAL CAPACITY determination . It is usually given as FEV followed by a subscript indicating the number of seconds over which the measurement is made, although it is sometimes given as a percentage of forced vital capacity.
Measurement of the various processes involved in the act of respiration: inspiration, expiration, oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange, lung volume and compliance, etc.
Books in the field of medicine intended primarily for consultation.
Inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA in one or more of the PARANASAL SINUSES.
Inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA in the MAXILLARY SINUS. In many cases, it is caused by an infection of the bacteria HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE; STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE; or STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS.
Passage of light through body tissues or cavities for examination of internal structures.
The air space located in the body of the MAXILLARY BONE near each cheek. Each maxillary sinus communicates with the middle passage (meatus) of the NASAL CAVITY on the same side.
Inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA in the SPHENOID SINUS. Isolated sphenoid sinusitis is uncommon. It usually occurs in conjunction with other paranasal sinusitis.
A bibliographic database that includes MEDLINE as its primary subset. It is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), part of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. PubMed, which is searchable through NLM's Web site, also includes access to additional citations to selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE, and links to other resources such as the full-text of articles at participating publishers' Web sites, NCBI's molecular biology databases, and PubMed Central.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Clonal expansion of myeloid blasts in bone marrow, blood, and other tissue. Myeloid leukemias develop from changes in cells that normally produce NEUTROPHILS; BASOPHILS; EOSINOPHILS; and MONOCYTES.
"The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.
Form of leukemia characterized by an uncontrolled proliferation of the myeloid lineage and their precursors (MYELOID PROGENITOR CELLS) in the bone marrow and other sites.
The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).
Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.
Mechanical food dispensing machines.
The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.
The profession of writing. Also the identity of the writer as the creator of a literary production.
The functions and activities carried out by the U.S. Postal Service, foreign postal services, and private postal services such as Federal Express.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.

Rational sequence of tests for pancreatic function. (1/20367)

Of 144 patients with suspected pancreatic disease in whom a 75Se-selenomethionine scan was performed, endoscopic retrograde pancreatography (ERP) was successful in 108 (75%). The final diagnosis is known in 100 patients and has been compared with scan and ERP findings. A normal scan reliably indicated a normal pancreas, but the scan was falsely abnormal in 30%. ERP distinguished between carcinoma and chronic pancreatitis in 84% of cases but was falsely normal in five patients with pancreatic disease. In extrahepatic biliary disease both tests tended to give falsely abnormal results. A sequence of tests to provide a rapid and reliable assessment of pancreatic function should be a radio-isotope scan, followed by ERP if the results of the scan are abnormal, and a Lundh test if the scan is abnormal but the findings on ERP are normal.  (+info)

Activation of alveolar macrophages in lung injury associated with experimental acute pancreatitis is mediated by the liver. (2/20367)

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate (1) whether alveolar macrophages are activated as a consequence of acute pancreatitis (AP), (2) the implication of inflammatory factors released by these macrophages in the process of neutrophil migration into the lungs observed in lung injury induced by AP, and (3) the role of the liver in the activation of alveolar macrophages. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA: Acute lung injury is the extrapancreatic complication most frequently associated with death and complications in severe AP. Neutrophil infiltration into the lungs seems to be related to the release of systemic and local mediators. The liver and alveolar macrophages are sources of mediators that have been suggested to participate in the lung damage associated with AP. METHODS: Pancreatitis was induced in rats by intraductal administration of 5% sodium taurocholate. The inflammatory process in the lung and the activation of alveolar macrophages were investigated in animals with and without portocaval shunting 3 hours after AP induction. Alveolar macrophages were obtained by bronchoalveolar lavage. The generation of nitric oxide, leukotriene B4, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, and MIP-2 by alveolar macrophages and the chemotactic activity of supernatants of cultured macrophages were evaluated. RESULTS: Pancreatitis was associated with increased infiltration of neutrophils into the lungs 3 hours after induction. This effect was prevented by the portocaval shunt. Alveolar macrophages obtained after induction of pancreatitis generated increased levels of nitric oxide, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, and MIP-2, but not leukotriene B4. In addition, supernatants of these macrophages exhibited a chemotactic activity for neutrophils when instilled into the lungs of unmanipulated animals. All these effects were abolished when portocaval shunting was carried out before induction of pancreatitis. CONCLUSION: Lung damage induced by experimental AP is associated with alveolar macrophage activation. The liver mediates the alveolar macrophage activation in this experimental model.  (+info)

Enhanced Th1 and dampened Th2 responses synergize to inhibit acute granulomatous and fibrotic responses in murine schistosomiasis mansoni. (3/20367)

In murine schistosomiasis mansoni, CD4(+) Th1 and Th2 cells participate in the ovum-induced granulomatous inflammation. Previous studies showed that the interleukin-12 (IL-12)-induced Th1 response strongly suppressed the Th2-cell-mediated pulmonary granuloma development in naive or primed mice. However, liver granulomas were only moderately suppressed in egg-vaccinated, recombinant IL-12 (rIL-12)-treated infected mice. The present study shows that repeated rIL-12 injections given during early granuloma development at 5 to 7 weeks after infection prolonged the Th1 phase and resulted in gamma interferon-mediated suppression of liver granulomas. The timing is crucial: if given at 6 to 8 weeks, during the Th2-dominated phase of florid granuloma growth, the treatment is ineffective. Daily injections of rIL-12 given between 5 and 7.5 weeks during the period of granuloma growth achieved a somewhat-stronger diminution in granuloma growth with less deposition of collagen but caused 60% mortality and liver pathology. In contrast, combined treatment with rIL-12 and anti-IL-4-anti-IL-10 monoclonal antibody (MAb) injections given during the Th2 phase strongly inhibited liver granuloma growth without mortality. The diminished inflammatory response was accompanied by less deposition of collagen in the liver. Moreover, neutralization of endogenous IL-12 by anti-IL-12 MAbs effectively decreased the early Th1 phase (between 5 and 6 weeks after infection) but not the developing Th2 phase (5 to 7 weeks) of granuloma development. These studies indicate that the granulomatous response in infected mice can be manipulated by utilizing the Th1-Th2-subset antagonism with potential salutary results in the amelioration of fibrous pathology.  (+info)

Delay in presentation of patients with acute stroke to hospital in Oxford. (4/20367)

We identified prospectively all patients (181 patients, 183 episodes) admitted to hospital in Oxford with acute stroke from 1 January to 30 June 1997. Data were inadequate in 30, leaving 153 episodes in 151 patients (63 men, 90 women). Structured interviews were used to investigate the timing of events preceding admission. Most strokes (91%) occurred at home, and 36% of patients were alone. After a median delay of 15 min, 56% called a GP (median 30 min response), 41% an ambulance (median 48 min to admission), and 3% went directly to A&E. Median time from hospital admission to doctor assessment was 69 min. Factors reducing delay were: initially calling an ambulance rather than a GP (p < 0.0001); onset not at home (p < 0.001); symptoms improving between onset and admission (p < 0.002); and altered consciousness (p < 0.002). The stroke was not recognized by 44% of patients, but no significant delay resulted. Overall, 31% were admitted within 3 h of onset, 46% within 6 h. Initial contact with the GP is a major determinant of delay. If acute therapies for stroke become available, GPs should be the primary targets for an educational initiative.  (+info)

Assessment of swallowing and referral to speech and language therapists in acute stroke. (5/20367)

The best clinical assessment of swallowing following acute stroke, in order to decide whether to refer a patient to a speech and language therapist (SLT), is uncertain. Independently of the managing clinical team, we prospectively investigated 115 patients (51 male) with acute stroke, mean age 75 years (range 24-94) within 72 h of admission, using a questionnaire, structured examination and timed water swallowing test. Outcome variables included referral to and intervention by a speech and language therapist (SLT), dietary modification, respiratory complications and death. Of those patients in whom an SLT recommended intervention, 97% were detected by an abnormal quantitative water swallowing test; specificity was 69%. An SLT was very unlikely to recommend any intervention if the test was normal. Inability to perform a water test and/or abnormality of the test was associated with significantly increased relative risks of death, chest infection and dietary modification. A timed water swallowing test can be a useful test of swallowing and may be used to screen patients for referral to a speech and language therapist after acute stroke.  (+info)

Chlamydia pneumoniae and atherosclerosis. (6/20367)

OBJECTIVE: To review the literature for evidence that chronic infection with Chlamydia pneumoniae is associated with atherosclerosis and acute coronary syndromes. DATA SOURCES: MEDLINE and Institute of Science and Information bibliographic databases were searched at the end of September 1998. Indexing terms used were chlamydi*, heart, coronary, and atherosclerosis. Serological and pathological studies published as papers in any language since 1988 or abstracts since 1997 were selected. DATA EXTRACTION: It was assumed that chronic C pneumoniae infection is characterised by the presence of both specific IgG and IgA, and serological studies were examined for associations that fulfilled these criteria. Pathological studies were also reviewed for evidence that the presence of C pneumoniae in diseased vessels is associated with the severity and extent of atherosclerosis. DATA SYNTHESIS: The majority of serological studies have shown an association between C pneumoniae and atherosclerosis. However, the number of cases in studies that have reported a positive association when using strict criteria for chronic infection is similar to the number of cases in studies which found no association. Nevertheless, the organism is widely found in atherosclerotic vessels, although it may not be at all diseased sites and is not confined to the most severe lesions. Rabbit models and preliminary antibiotic trials suggest that the organism might exacerbate atherosclerosis. CONCLUSION: More evidence is required before C pneumoniae can be accepted as playing a role in atherosclerosis. Although use of antibiotics in routine practice is not justified, large scale trials in progress will help to elucidate the role of C pneumoniae.  (+info)

Painful incarcerated hernia following a rugby union lineout. (7/20367)

Discussion related to hernias in sport usually involves the diagnosis and treatment of chronic musculotendinous groin disruption. A case of acute trauma in an incarcerated inguinal hernia, occurring in a rugby union player during a lineout, is presented. The injury arose as a result of a change in the laws of the game.  (+info)

T lymphocyte adhesion mechanisms within inflamed human kidney: studies with a Stamper-Woodruff assay. (8/20367)

Renal inflammatory conditions are characterized by mononuclear cell recruitment to sites of inflammation. We have developed a modified Stamper-Woodruff assay system to analyze mechanisms of functional T cell adhesion to cryostat sections of renal biopsy material from patients with vasculitic glomerulonephritis (GN) and acute allograft rejection. Peripheral blood T cells adhered to intraglomerular, periglomerular, and tubulointerstitial regions of the cortex. Blocking monoclonal antibodies against tissue expressed ICAM-1, VCAM-1, and the CS-1 domain of fibronectin (CS-1Fn) differentially attenuated T cell adhesion. Glomerular adhesion in vasculitic GN and tubulointerstitial adhesion in acute rejection were particularly sensitive to both anti-ICAM-1 and anti-VCAM-1 antibodies, indicating a prominent role for ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 at glomerular sites in vasculitis and at tubulointerstitial sites in rejection. Furthermore, using KL/4 cells (LFA-1 expressing) and Jurkat cells (VLA-4 expressing), we demonstrated specific LFA-1/ICAM-1- and VLA-4/VCAM-1-mediated interactions within glomerular and tubulointerstitial compartments. Jurkat cells also adhered to VCAM-1-free sites, and binding was inhibitable by anti-CS-1Fn antibody, thereby demonstrating a role for VLA-4/fibronectin interactions especially at intraglomerular sites in acute rejection where VCAM-1 is notably absent. We therefore propose a prominent functional role for ICAM-1, VCAM-1, and CS-1 domain fibronectin in T cell recruitment to the inflamed kidney.  (+info)

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The following may occur as COPD worsens: Intervals between acute periods of worsening of exacerbation become shorter; discoloration of the skin; failure of the right side of the heart; and anorexia and weight loss often develop and suggest a worse prognosis.
M86.08 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis, other sites. Code valid for the year 2020
Acute pancreatitis is a sudden swelling and inflammation of the pancreas. The two most common causes are alcohol use and biliary stones. Drug-induced acute pancreatitis are rare (1.4-2%). In this present study, we present a case of recurrent acute pancreatitis induced by a specific magnetic-resonance-imaging (MRI) contrast agent called gadobenate dimeglumine.
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Adherence to appropriate nutrition in acute alcoholic hepatitis is low. AU - Trieu, Judy A.. AU - Bilal, Mohammad. AU - Lewis, Briana. AU - Gou, Eric. AU - Sonstein, Lindsay. AU - Parupudi, Sreeram. PY - 2018/9/1. Y1 - 2018/9/1. N2 - Malnutrition is a common cause of impeding recovery in patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis (AAH). Previous reports have shown that appropriate nutritional supplementation reduce short and long-term mortality in patients with AAH. Despite these clear recommendations, the element of nutrition in AAH is often neglected. We designed a quality improvement project to evaluate and improve compliance with appropriate nutrition in patients presenting with AAH at our institution. Patients admitted with AAH between December 2015 to December 2016 were included. Our primary outcome was compliance with appropriate nutrition. Secondary outcomes included nutrition consultation and hepatology consultation. A total of fifty-four patients were included. Nine of the ...
ICD-10 B17 is other acute viral hepatitis (B17). This code is grouped under diagnosis codes for certain infectious and parasitic diseases.
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TY - CHAP. T1 - Toll-like receptors in ischemic stroke and other acute brain injuries. AU - Bahjat, Frances. AU - Gesuete, Raffaella. AU - Stenzel-Poore, Mary. PY - 2014/1/1. Y1 - 2014/1/1. N2 - Each year a substantial number of Americans suffer from hypoxic injury to the brain due to diminished blood flow and few effective treatments are available. A fruitful area of current investigation involves toll-like receptors (TLRs), which are a family of highly conserved receptors that play a key role in the pathology of brain injury. Studies in animals deficient in specific TLRs as well as genetic data from patients with altered TLR biology suggest that the activation of TLRs exacerbates damage in the setting of ischemia. Paradoxically, the stimulation of TLRs prior to injury is known to induce a state of tolerance to subsequent ischemic injury or preconditioning. Such preconditioning results in a profound neuroprotective effect and the mechanisms involved are under intense investigation. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Mortality in Acute Cerebral Infarction in Young Adults-A Ten-Year Experience. AU - Biller, José. AU - Adams, Harold P.. AU - Bruno, Askiel. AU - Love, Betsy B.. AU - Marsh, E. Eugene. PY - 1991/1/1. Y1 - 1991/1/1. N2 - We reviewed the one-month mortality among 213 patients aged fifteen to forty-five years (mean thirty-five) with acute cerebral infarction (CI) evaluated during the period July 1, 1977, to February 1, 1988. Atherosclerotic cerebral infarction (ACI) was diagnosed in 59 (27.7%) patients, 53 (24.9%) had non- atherosclerotic vasculopathies (NAV); 46 (21.6%) had cardioembolic infarcts (CEI). Hematologically related disorders were diagnosed in 30 (14.1%) patients; the cause of CI could not be established in 25 (11.7%) patients. Fourteen patients (9 men, 5 women, mean age 34.8 years), (6.6%) died within thirty days of their CI: 7 had CEI (7/46, 15.2%); 4 had ACI (4/59, 6.7%); and 3 had NAV (3/53, 5.6%). Our data suggest that young patients with acute CI have a thirty-day ...
The ICD-10 code range for ICD-10 Other acute lower respiratory infections J20-J22 is medical classification list by the World Health Organization (WHO).. ICD-10 Code range (J00-J99), Diseases of the respiratory system, contains ICD-10 codes for Acute upper respiratory infections, Influenza and pneumonia, Other acute lower respiratory infections, Other diseases of upper respiratory tract, Chronic lower respiratory diseases, Lung diseases due to external agents, Other respiratory diseases principally affecting the interstitium.. ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Managing acute beta blocker overdose. AU - Kini, Sam. AU - Abell, Becky. AU - Carr, Christine. PY - 2006/12/1. Y1 - 2006/12/1. N2 - The serious cardiovascular consequences of beta blocking drugs in an attempted suicide or accidental overdose range from hypotension to cardiogenic shock, with respiratory depression also a possibility, and the variable pharmacokinetics of products within this drug class complicate the clinical challenge,The authors point the way toward identifying the problem and stabilizing the patient.. AB - The serious cardiovascular consequences of beta blocking drugs in an attempted suicide or accidental overdose range from hypotension to cardiogenic shock, with respiratory depression also a possibility, and the variable pharmacokinetics of products within this drug class complicate the clinical challenge,The authors point the way toward identifying the problem and stabilizing the patient.. UR - ...
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Acute uncomplicated bronchitis is characterized by the inflammation of the bronchi. Patients usually presents w/ cough lasting for more than 5 days w/c may be associated w/ sputum production.
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Doctors Ask: One of the most common causes of death throughout the world is acute heart failure. Acute heart failure is an acutely developed condition in which the heart does not support blood circulation at a level sufficient to meet the needs of the body. Clinical manifestations of acute heart failure develop within a few minutes or hours.
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Concussed youth athletes should be placed on immediate physical and mental rest DURING THE ACUTE PERIOD. That means AVOIDANCE OF physical exercise, computer games, texting, parties, or going to the mall with friends. During the summer, it will mean absence from camp. Because of these factors and the fact that a youth athletes brain is still developing and growing, some experts suggest that youth remain out of CONTACT RISK sports for three weeks or more after they are symptom free, especially if they have a history of prior concussions. The effectiveness of rest in the acute period, and for those with difficult or prolonged recoveries or history of previous concussions, cannot be underestimated.(7,8) How long a period of cognitive and physical rest a student-athlete will need varies. Slowly introducing mild physical activity after the acute period to help athletes stay conditioned, without increasing their symptoms, and should be guided by a licensed health care professional with expertise in ...
Early nutritional support - Patient should be kept nil-by-mouth initially. Enteral feeding is preferable, but oral feeding can commence in cases of mild acute pancreatitis if there is no nausea, vomiting, or abdominal ...
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Study assessed the effects of weather trends on the occurrence and severity of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis in affected children.
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Oral steroids should not be used for treating acute lower respiratory tract infection (or chest infections) in adults who dont have asthma or other chronic lung disease, as they do not reduce the duration or severity of symptoms, according to a new study published in the journal JAMA [22 Aug ...
Review focuses on an urgent issue of current approaches to diagnostics and treatment of acute heart failure (AHF). Author discusses causes and mechanisms of AHF development, peculiarities of clinical manifestations and diagnostic criteria and also the treatment strategy which should be strictly individualized ...
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The clinical research unit KFO309 ist funded by the DFG. Acute lower respiratory tract infections represent an increasing public health problem.
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Physiotherapy includes rehabilitation as well as prevention of injury and disability, managing acute and chronic conditions, improving and maintaining optimal physical performance, promotion of health and fitness and educating patients to prevent re-occurrence of an injury.
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Differences in the availability of medicines for chronic and acute conditions in the public and private sectors of developing ...
Differences in the availability of medicines for chronic and acute conditions in the public and private sectors of developing ...
Initiation of sacubitril-valsartan in acute HF is more clinically effective and cost-effective vs initiation in ambulatory HF. Full adoption of this strategy could save $92M yearly, researchers say.
Description of disease Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia. Treatment Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia. Symptoms and causes Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia Prophylaxis Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Determinants of viral clearance and persistence during acute hepatitis C virus infection. AU - Thimme, Robert. AU - Oldach, David. AU - Chang, Kyong Mi. AU - Steiger, Carola. AU - Ray, Stuart C.. AU - Chisari, Francis V.. PY - 2001/11/19. Y1 - 2001/11/19. N2 - The virological and immunological features of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection were studied weekly for 6 months after accidental needlestick exposure in five health care workers, four of whom developed acute hepatitis that progressed to chronicity while one subject cleared the virus. In all subjects, viremia was first detectable within 1-2 weeks of inoculation, 1 month or more before the appearance of virus-specific T cells. The subject who cleared the virus experienced a prolonged episode of acute hepatitis that coincided with a CD38+ IFN-γ- CD8+ T cell response to HCV and a small reduction in viremia. Subsequently, a strong CD4+ T cell response emerged and the CD8+ T cells became CD38- and started producing IFN-γ in ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Plasma cytokines eotaxin, MIP-1α, MCP-4, and vascular endothelial growth factor in acute lower respiratory tract infection. AU - Relster, Mette Marie. AU - Holm, Anette. AU - Pedersen, Court. N1 - © 2016 APMIS. Published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.. PY - 2017. Y1 - 2017. N2 - Major overlaps of clinical characteristics and the limitations of conventional diagnostic tests render the initial diagnosis and clinical management of pulmonary disorders difficult. In this pilot study, we analyzed the predictive value of eotaxin, macrophage inflammatory protein 1 alpha (MIP-1α), monocyte chemoattractant protein 4 (MCP-4), and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in 40 patients hospitalized with acute lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI). The cytokines contribute to the pathogenesis of several inflammatory respiratory diseases, indicating a potential as markers for LRTI. Patients were stratified according to etiology and severity of LRTI, based on baseline C-reactive protein and ...
Value of the neutrophil CD64 index for diagnosing secondary infection in severe acute pancreatitis patients, Hui Fan, Yufeng Liu, Weisong Xu, Xiaohui Ni
Underascertainment of acute hepatitis C virus infections in the U.S. surveillance system: a case series and chart review. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Aug 18; 163(4):254-61 ...
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Knowledge of the accuracy of chest radiograph findings in acute lower respiratory infection in children is important when making clinical decisions. I conducted a systematic review of agreement between and within observers in the detection of radiographic features of acute lower respiratory infections in children, and described the quality of the design and reporting of studies, whether included or excluded from the review. Included studies were those of observer variation in the interpretation of radiographic features of lower respiratory infection in children (neonatal nurseries excluded) in which radiographs were read independently and a clinical population was studied. I searched MEDLINE, HealthSTAR and HSRPROJ databases (1966 to 1999), handsearched the reference lists of identified papers and contacted authors of identified studies. I performed the data extraction alone. Ten studies of observer interpretation of radiographic features of lower respiratory infection in children were identified. Seven
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Description of disease Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection. Treatment Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection. Symptoms and causes Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection Prophylaxis Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
Pneumonia is a serious disease in children, and hypoxaemia is the best indicator of both severe and potentially fatal pneumonia.6 Prompt recognition of hypoxaemia and supplemental oxygen therapy improves the outcome in severe pneumonia.5 Our study has shown that certain signs and symptoms in children with acute lower respiratory tract infections can be used to predict hypoxaemia. A rapid respiratory rate has been evaluated for predicting hypoxaemia or pneumonia in previous studies. 6 8-10 17 A rapid respiratory rate, however, is likely to be affected by altitude and the presence of anaemia or fever, so its use as a predictor of hypoxaemia in a malaria endemic area needs to be considered with caution.20 Our study found that the presence of malaria parasitaemia, pallor, or fever had no effect on the relation between respiratory rate and hypoxaemia. Respiratory rate remained a useful predictor of hypoxaemia in a malaria endemic area, but the prevalence of parasitaemia in our predominantly urban ...
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INTRODUCTION. Acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRI) in children are a leading cause of death and constitute a substantial burden of disease in developed and developing countries.1,2 A significant proportion of children with ALRI presenting to emergency wards may have also concurrent wheezing of varying severity.3-6. The World Health Organization (WHO) promotes a case-detection and antibiotic management policy for ALRI, particularly pneumonia.7* Tachypnea and chest retraction are the key findings for making a diagnosis of pneumonia and putting patients on antibiotic therapy. There is strong evidence supporting the effectiveness of this policy in reducing childhood mortality due to pneumonia.8,9 However, in children with ALRI and wheezing, it is difficult to determine whether the difficulty in breathing is due to pneumonia or to bronchial obstruction underlying the wheezing. Physicians faced with these patients usually prescribe inhaled or nebulized beta-adrenergics and systemic ...
Our results show that serum IL-10 levels were considerably increased in patients with severe acute pancreatitis compared with those with mild attacks. IL-10 peaked on day one and then progressively decreased in the following days in the severe cases. There are few data in the literature about the behaviour of serum IL-10 in patients with acute pancreatitis. Our results differ from those of Pezzilliet al,16 who showed that, on the first day of acute pancreatitis, serum levels of IL-10 were significantly higher in patients with mild disease than in those with severe disease, whereas in the following days, no significant difference was observed between the two groups. In contrast, Wereszczynska-Siemiatkowska et al 17 showed in a preliminary report that serum IL-10 levels peaked at admission and were higher in severe acute pancreatitis than in mild pancreatitis. The discrepancy in results may be, in part, related to the different criteria used to stage the severity of acute pancreatitis. We ...
Increased blood-brain barrier (BBB) disruption can be found in patients with neuromyelitis optica (NMO); however, its clinical implication and association with disability at acute attack remains obscure. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the clinical significance of BBB disruption and the subsequent cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)/serum IgG gradient in NMO. Retrospective analysis was made of acute-stage CSF samples from NMO (n = 40) and multiple sclerosis (MS; n = 26) patients. The CSF/serum IgG gradient (QIgG), albumin ratio (Qalb), and IgG index were calculated. Multivariate regression analysis was used to identify clinical and CSF variables associated with disability at acute attacks (extended disability scale score, EDSS) in both groups. The EDSS was significantly associated with the QIgG (p | 0.001), Qalb (p = 0.012), and number of cumulative attacks (p = 0.012) in NMO but not in MS with univariate analysis. Length of spinal cord involvement was also associated with EDSS in NMO (p = 0.030).
Purpose: The present study proposes the comprehensive ultrasound evaluation of a consecutive batch of patients with acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema. Method: The registry included all patients with acute pulmonary edema from 2 emergency hospitals between February and May 2016. During the first 3 days of admission, a transthoracic ultrasound was performed which included the parameters of systolic and diastolic function of the left ventricle, right ventricular systolic function, heart cavity dimensions, estimated pulmonary pressure, and the presence and severity of valvular disease. Results: A total of 70 patients were enrolled in the registry. The mean ejection fraction of the left ventricle was 39.5±11.4% and the average indexed end-diastolic volume was 77.7±29.5ml/m2, above the upper limit of normal. All patients in whom diastolic function could be evaluated had a degree of diastolic dysfunction. Functional parameters of the right ventricle were normalized as average, and the mean pulmonary artery
Acute respiratory tract infections (ARTIs) are common and may lead to complications. Most children experience between three and six ARTIs annually. Although these infections are self-limiting, symptoms can be distressing. Many treatments are used to control symptoms and shorten illness duration. Most have minimal benefit and may lead to adverse effects. Oral homeopathic medicinal products could play a role in childhood ARTI management if evidence for effectiveness is established. To assess the effectiveness and safety of oral homeopathic medicinal products compared with placebo or conventional therapy to prevent and treat acute respiratory tract infections in children. We searched CENTRAL (2017, Issue 11) including the Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Specialised Register, MEDLINE (1946 to 27 November 2017), Embase (2010 to 27 November 2017), CINAHL (1981 to 27 November 2017), AMED (1985 to December 2014), CAMbase (searched 29 March 2018), British Homeopathic Library (searched 26 June 2013 ...
Background- Previous Stroke Therapy Academic Industry Roundtable (STAIR) meetings focused on preclinical evidence of drug efficacy and enhancing acute stroke trial design and performance. A fourth (STAIR-IV) was held to discuss relevant issues related to acute stroke drug development and regulatory approval.. Summary of Review- The STAIR-IV meeting had 3 main focus areas. The first topic was novel approaches to statistical design of acute stroke trials and appropriate outcome measures. The second focus was the need for better cooperation among participants in stroke therapy development that may be addressed through a national consortium of stroke trial centers in the United States and elsewhere. Lastly, regulatory issues related to the approval of novel mono and multiple acute stroke therapies were discussed.. Conclusions- The development of additional acute stroke therapies represents a large unmet need with many remaining challenges and also opportunities to incorporate novel approaches to ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Biopsy-proven acute interstitial nephritis, 1993-2011. T2 - A case series. AU - Muriithi, Angela K.. AU - Leung, Nelson. AU - Valeri, Anthony M.. AU - Cornell, Lynn D.. AU - Sethi, Sanjeev. AU - Fidler, Mary E.. AU - Nasr, Samih H.. PY - 2014/10/1. Y1 - 2014/10/1. N2 - Outcomes Recovery of kidney function by 6 months, either complete, partial, or none. Complete recovery was defined as improvement in serum creatinine level to within 25% of baseline (or ,1.4 mg/dL), and partial recovery, as a ≥50% decrease in serum creatinine level from its peak value but not reaching within 25% of its baseline value.Results Causes of AIN included drugs (70%), autoimmune diseases (20%), and infections (4%). Drug-induced AIN was due to antibiotics in 49%, proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) in 14%, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in 11%. Overall, the top 3 drug causes were omeprazole (12%), amoxicillin (8%), and ciprofloxacin (8%). Patients with drug-induced compared to ...
The concentration of fibrin split products (FSP) was measured, by using a modification of the staphylococcal clumping test, in 46 patients who had pulmonary angiography for suspected acute pulmonary embolism and in 12 normal control subjects. The concentration was significantly higher in 19 patients with angiographically documented pulmonary embolism (mean FSP, 158 µg/ml) than in 22 patients without (mean, 8 µg/ml; P , 0.001)-in 18 of the 19 patients the concentration was , 10 µg/ml; in 19 of the 22 patients without pulmonary embolism it was 10 µg/ml or less. The levels were highest in patients with acute symptoms (,3 days) and in those with significant increases in total pulmonary resistance, as measured at cardiac catheterization. Fibrin split products concentration seems to be increased (,10 µg/ml) in most patients with acute pulmonary embolism. We had only one false-negative finding; however, the specificity of an elevation of this variable in acute pulmonary embolism needs further ...
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Introduction/Hypothesis: We examined the prevalence and outcomes of patients admitted with acute cerebrovascular disease (ACVD) and concomitant acute myocardial infarction (AMI).. Methods: We utilized the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Nationwide Inpatient Sample database (1998-2009) and identified 1,760,415 adult ACVD patients among 92,848,710 patients enrolled. Using SAS 6.4 and applying SPSS 22 the outcome variables mortality, length of hospital stay (LOS), hospital costs ,$20,000, and disposition (home or any care facility) were selected and logistic regression analyses was performed adjusting for the covariates hypertension, diabetes mellitus, age, race, sex, number of comorbidities, and care complexity (numbers of inpatient procedures) among all ACVD with and without AMI.. Results: Mean age was 71 years (SD 15) with 76% ,65 years old; 54% female gender; 55% Whites, 11% Blacks, and 6% Hispanics. Among all ACVD, 66% had HTN, 28% DM, AMI 4.1%, LOS was 7.6 days (SD 9.8), in-patient ...
TY - CHAP. T1 - Treatment of Acute Pancreatitis. T2 - ICU treatment of severe acute pancreatitis. AU - Topazian, Mark. AU - Schiller, Henry J.. PY - 2009/2/4. Y1 - 2009/2/4. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85015350706&partnerID=8YFLogxK. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=85015350706&partnerID=8YFLogxK. U2 - 10.1002/9781444300123.ch26. DO - 10.1002/9781444300123.ch26. M3 - Chapter. AN - SCOPUS:85015350706. SN - 9781405146647. SP - 280. EP - 287. BT - The Pancreas. PB - Blackwell Publishing. ER - ...
Clinical Question:For patients with acute asthma exacerbations, does the addition of azithromycin improve the resolution of symptoms?Bottom Line:These data show no improved outcomes with the addition of azithromycin tostandard treatment for patients with acute asthma exacerbations requiringsystemic steroids. However, the recruitment for this study was difficult,as half the eligible patients were excluded because of current…
Acute alcoholic hepatitis (AAH) is characterized by hepatocellular necrosis, ballooning degeneration and an inflammatory reaction with many polymorphonuclear leukocytes, and fibrosis (Mezey E. Treatment of alcoholic liver disease. Semin Liver Dis 1993). The presence of a severe AAH was identified by the presence of a discriminant function (DF) ≥ 32. DF ≥ 32 has been shown to prospectively identify patients with a 40 to 50 % risk of dying within 2 months (Ramond et al, NEJM 1992). The main treatment of AAH consists of abstinence from alcohol. Corticosteroids are generally recommended in patients with severe AAH. Indeed, a recent analysis of the individual data of the patients from the last three randomized controlled trials showed a significantly higher 1-month survival in corticosteroids compared to placebo treated patients with a severe AAH (Mathurin et al, J hepatol 2002). However, efficacy of this therapy is insufficient, since around 40 % of patients with a severe AAH do not respond to ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Acute deep vein thrombosis in COVID 19 hospitalized patients. Risk factors and clinical outcomes. AU - Bozzani, Antonio. AU - Tavazzi, Guido. AU - Arici, Vittorio. AU - Sterpetti, Antonio V.. AU - Rumi, Elisa. AU - Mojoli, Francesco. AU - Bruno, Raffaele. AU - Ragni, Franco. PY - 2020. Y1 - 2020. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85090989187&partnerID=8YFLogxK. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=85090989187&partnerID=8YFLogxK. U2 - 10.1177/0268355520958598. DO - 10.1177/0268355520958598. M3 - Letter. C2 - 32921224. AN - SCOPUS:85090989187. JO - Phlebology. JF - Phlebology. SN - 1433-3031. ER - ...
The aim of the study is to investigate the epidemiology, natural history and treatment outcomes of acute hepatitis C (HCV) infection. Given the current pattern of case reporting, the cohort will be largely made up of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients, but HIV-negative patients with acute hepatitis C (AHC) will also be enrolled to enable comparisons to be made as appropriate and possible ...
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The problem of distinguishing severe and mild disease in patients: The management of acute pancreatitis is complicated by the inability to distinguish patients with mild disease from patients with severe disease during the early stages. Most patients who have complicated courses and who even eventually die from acute pancreatitis initially present with what appears to be mild disease, characterized by the absence of organ failure and/or pancreatic necrosis. It is imperative that clinicians do not label a patient with mild disease within the first 48 hours of admission. This is a common problem leading to substantial morbidity and mortality as patients are often left unmonitored after being falsely labeled as having mild disease. Historically, prospective scoring systems that use clinical criteria have been developed to determine severity in patients with acute pancreatitis. These systems include the Ranson criteria, Imrie/Glasgow criteria, and APACHE score. Unfortunately, these systems are ...
Severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) is characterized by an unregulated systemic proinflammatory response secondary to activation of trypsin within the …
TY - JOUR. T1 - CXCL12-Producing Vascular Endothelial Niches Control Acute T Cell Leukemia Maintenance. AU - Pitt, Lauren A.. AU - Tikhonova, Anastasia N.. AU - Hu, Hai. AU - Trimarchi, Thomas. AU - King, Bryan. AU - Gong, Yixiao. AU - Sanchez-Martin, Marta. AU - Tsirigos, Aris. AU - Littman, Dan R.. AU - Ferrando, Adolfo A.. AU - Morrison, Sean J.. AU - Fooksman, David R.. AU - Aifantis, Iannis. AU - Schwab, Susan R.. PY - 2015/6/8. Y1 - 2015/6/8. N2 - The role of the microenvironment in Tcell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL), or any acute leukemia, is poorly understood. Here we demonstrate that T-ALL cells are in direct, stable contact with CXCL12-producing bone marrow stroma. Cxcl12 deletion from vascular endothelial, but not perivascular, cells impeded tumor growth, suggesting a vascular niche for T-ALL. Moreover, genetic targeting of Cxcr4 in murine T-ALL after disease onset led to rapid, sustained disease remission, and CXCR4 antagonism suppressed human T-ALL in primary xenografts. ...
Electrocardiographic ST segment changes that mimic myocardial infarction (MI) may occur secondary to metastatic carcinoma. Presented here is a case in which symptomatology suggestive of acute MI occurred with impressive new anterior ST segment elevat
TY - JOUR. T1 - Early Treatment in Emergency Department Patients with Acute Heart Failure. T2 - Does Time Matter?. AU - Chang, Anna Marie. AU - Pang, Peter S.. AU - Butler, Javed. AU - Storrow, Alan B.. AU - Levy, Phillip D.. AU - Lindenfeld, Jo Ann. AU - Collins, Sean P.. PY - 2019/2/15. Y1 - 2019/2/15. N2 - Purpose of Review: Acute heart failure accounts for over one million hospital discharges annually. Current guidelines suggest treatments for AHF should begin without delay but this time interval has not been clearly defined. Recent Findings: Data suggest that certain treatments such as earlier treatment with diuretics and vasodilators may improve patient symptom relief, morbidity, and mortality. Secondary analyses of clinical trials of novel treatments under development have not shown similar results. Summary: The data are equivocal regarding the impact of early treatment in AHF on in-hospital and long-term morbidity and mortality. Improved clinical trial designs will help answer when and ...
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Acute interstitial nephritis (AIN) is a pattern of acute renal inflammation, usually triggered by medications, which is localized to the renal interstitium (the area between the tubules, glomeruli, and blood vessels). [1] Bhat P, Appel GB. Tubulointerstitial diseases. In: ACP medicine. New York, NY: WebMD Inc.; 2006:2027-2043. [2] Rossert J. Drug-induced acute interstitial nephritis. Kidney Int. 2001;60:804-817. http://www.nature.com/ki/journal/v60/n2/full/4492487a.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11473672?tool=bestpractice.com [3] Baker RJ, Pusey CD. The changing profile of acute tubulointerstitial nephritis. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2004;19:8-11. http://ndt.oxfordjournals.org/content/19/1/8.full http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14671029?tool=bestpractice.com ...
The DRG code for ACUTE MAJOR EYE INFECTIONS WITH CC/MCC is 121. DRG code 121 is classified under DRG code range Diseases & Disorders of the Eye.
The results of complex surgical treatment of 202 patients with acute intestinal obstruction were analyzed. Established, that growth of enteregia of intestine the value of endogenous intoxication increased.
TY - JOUR. T1 - Diagnostic outcome management study in patients with clinically suspected recurrent acute pulmonary embolism with a structured algorithm. AU - Mos, I.C.M.. AU - Douma, R.A.. AU - Erkens, P.M.G.. AU - Kruip, M.J.H.A.. AU - Hovens, M.M.. AU - van Houten, A.A.. AU - Hofstee, H.M.A.. AU - Kooiman, J.. AU - Klok, F.A.. AU - Buller, H.R.. AU - Kamphuisen, P.W.. AU - Huisman, M.V.. PY - 2014. Y1 - 2014. U2 - 10.1016/j.thromres.2014.03.050. DO - 10.1016/j.thromres.2014.03.050. M3 - Article. C2 - 24735976. VL - 133. SP - 1039. EP - 1044. JO - Thrombosis Research. JF - Thrombosis Research. SN - 0049-3848. IS - 6. ER - ...
To better understand the systemic response to naturally acquired acute respiratory viral infections, we prospectively enrolled 1610 healthy adults in 2009 and 2010. Of these, 142 subjects were followed for detailed evaluation of acute viral respiratory illness. We examined peripheral blood gene expr …
Computed tomography (CT) should be performed selectively when 1) a patient presents with significant abdominal pain and a broad differential diagnosis which includes acute pancreatitis, or 2) in patients with suspected local complications of acute pancreatitis (e.g. peritonitis, signs of shock, suggestive ultrasound findings). CT for assessment of local complications is most useful after 48-72 hours after the onset of symptoms rather than at the time of admission. Unless contraindicated (e.g. renal dysfunction), intravenous contrast should be given in order to assess for pancreatic necrosis once patients are adequately fluid resuscitated and normovolemia restored ...
This is the first known systematic review to examine the published literature for age-related differences in the care provided to patients admitted to hospital with acute stroke. This review suggests that there may be age-related decisions made by clinicians regarding care provision, despite strong research underpinning care recommendations applicable to all stroke patients. Age-related differences in care varied across settings, and care was not always systematically biased against older patients. This review raises many important questions regarding how clinicians decide on the provision of optimal care for patients with acute stroke, related to their age.. Complex issues surround clinical care decisions for stroke patients irrespective of their age. These must be considered in the context of the findings of this review. The evidence to guide some care processes for older patients with stroke remains unclear, due to many large intervention studies excluding patients older than 80 years [5, ...
Acute diarrhea stops when the body clears the infection or toxin causing it. Most viruses and bacteria do not require treatment with medicines. Most often, lab tests are not needed. If the diarrhea persists for longer than 10-14 days, you should see your doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhea medications for your child or baby unless ordered by your doctor. These medications can be dangerous.. Children with acute diarrhea should continue to eat a regular diet, unless the diarrhea is severe or accompanied by vomiting. You should talk to your doctor before changing your childs diet. You can help prevent dehydration by making sure the child is drinking.. Call your doctor if your child has blood in the diarrhea or severe stomach pain.. ...
Acute Pancreatitis is an inflammatory process of variable severity; most episodes of acute pancreatitis are self-limiting and associated with mild transitory symptoms that remit with in 3 to 5 days. What is the Etiology of acute pancreatitis? 1. Gall stone 2. Alcoholism 3. Drugs induces (Isoniazid, estrogen, thiazide, furosemide) 4. Hypertriglyceridemia 5. Hypercalcemia 6. Infections (mumps, orchitis, Coxsackies virus B,. ...
Fixing healthcare is a big topic in the United States at the moment.. No healthcare plan is going to work because no one in government or the medical industry is looking at healthcare the right way.. People should be healthy. Instead, they are sick and getting sicker - almost 60% now take a prescription medication. What does that look like? Line up 5 people. Three of those five are taking a prescription drug to treat some health problem. 15%, or almost 1 in 7, take five or more medications.. You cannot fix a system by shifting money around when the underlying causes of health problems are not being treated or prevented.. Doctors are trained to treat acute symptoms. Chronic diseases are being treated like acute symptoms. As a result, medications that are only supposed to be taken in the short term, like Read More ». ...
Acute pancreatitis means inflammation of the pancreas that develops quickly. The main symptom is tummy (abdominal) pain. It usually settles in a few days but sometimes it becomes severe and very serious. The most common causes of acute pancreatitis are gallstones and drinking a lot of alcohol. ...
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Im, Gene Y. (February 2019). "Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis". Clinics in Liver Disease. 23 (1): 81-98. doi:10.1016/j.cld.2018.09. ... Some alcoholics develop acute hepatitis as an inflammatory reaction to the cells affected by fatty change. This is not directly ... If chronic liver disease is also present: Fibrosis Cirrhosis - a progressive and permanent type of fibrotic degeneration of ... These scores are used to evaluate the severity of the liver disease based on several lab values. The greater the score, the ...
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LGBT portal Homophobia Kempf, Edward (1920). "The psychopathology of the acute homosexual panic. Acute pernicious dissociation ... In the psychiatrist's honour, the condition has come to also be known as "Kempf's disease". It is no longer recognized by the ... Homosexual panic disorder is a separate diagnosis from acute aggression panic disorder. Glick notes that the difference is ... Glick, Burton (1959). "Homosexual Panic: Clinical and Theoretical Considerations". Nervous and Mental Disease. 129: 20-8. doi: ...
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Diseases and disorders[edit]. This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. ... The following diseases and disorders are some of those related to genes on chromosome 3: *3-methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase ... Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). *Alkaptonuria. *Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia. *Atransferrinemia. *Autism. * ...
... acute pancreatitis, cholecystitis or acute cholangitis.[3] Prevalence of gallstone disease increases with age and body mass ... Ascending cholangitis, also known as acute cholangitis or simply cholangitis, is inflammation of the bile duct (cholangitis), ... Acute cholangitis carries a significant risk of death, the leading cause being irreversible shock with multiple organ failure ( ... June 1992). "Endoscopic biliary drainage for severe acute cholangitis". N Engl J Med. 326 (24): 1582-6. doi:10.1056/ ...
Hasbun R (August 2000). "The Acute Aseptic Meningitis Syndrome". Current Infectious Disease Reports. 2 (4): 345-351. doi: ... Symptoms of meningitis caused by an acute viral infection last between one and two weeks. When aseptic meningitis is caused by ... Aseptic meningitis is a disease that can depend on the patient's age, however, research has shown some distinct symptoms that ... Autoimmune diseases Systemic lupus erythematosus. Cancer-caused aseptic meningitis such as neoplastic meningitis This affects ...
"Acute on chronic liver failure" is said to exist when someone with chronic liver disease develops features of liver failure. A ... Two forms are recognised, acute and chronic (cirrhosis). Recently, a third form of liver failure known as acute-on-chronic ... "Coagulopathy of acute liver failure". Clinics in Liver Disease. 13 (1): 95-107. doi:10.1016/j.cld.2008.10.001. ISSN 1089-3261. ... in a patient without known prior liver disease".:1557 The disease process is associated with the development of a coagulopathy ...
Acute Communicable Disease Control Manual. County of Los Angeles Dept. of Public Health. March 2015. Retrieved January 2, 2019 ... Bartt R (December 2012). "Acute bacterial and viral meningitis". Continuum. 18 (6 Infectious Disease): 1255-70. doi:10.1212/01. ... Countries without high rates of immunization still carry higher rates of bacterial disease. While the disease can occur in both ... While the disease can occur in both children and adults, it is more common in children. Viral meningitis characteristically ...
Part 1: acute arthritis". Archives of Disease in Childhood. 76 (5): 460-462. doi:10.1136/adc.76.5.460. PMC 1717186. PMID ... Typically, the acute phase comes hours after the injury. The chronic phase occurs months or years after the trauma. Typical ... It is not possible to cure the acute post-traumatic arthritis in order to prevent a chronic post-traumatic arthritis. There are ... The process of post-traumatic arthritis can be divided into three phases: immediate, acute, and chronic. This phase usually ...
"Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS)". Center for Acute Disease Epidemiology. Iowa Department of Public Health. Retrieved 21 ... die during the acute phase. However, with aggressive treatment, more than 90% of patients survive the acute phase of HUS, and ... Acute renal failure occurs in 55-70% of people with STEC-HUS, although up to 70-85% recover renal function. Patients with aHUS ... Other serotypes also cause disease and can emerge as new causes of STEC-HUS, as occurred with E. coli O104:H4, which triggered ...
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"Addison's Disease". National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service. Retrieved 14 August 2013. "Etiology of ... Acute adrenal crisis on PubmedHealth Adrenal Crisis on Patient.info Katherine White (28 July 2004). "What to do in an emergency ... This may be the result of either previously undiagnosed or untreated Addison's disease, a disease process suddenly affecting ... "Acute adrenal crisis (Addisonian crisis)". Endocrine Surgery Encyclopedia. UCLA Health System. Retrieved 14 August 2013. " ...
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Mucosal-associated invariant T cells in autoimmunity, immune-mediated diseases and airways disease. Immunology. May 2016, 148 ( ... CD4+ T cells are required for the maintenance, not programming, of memory CD8+ T cells after acute infection. Nature Immunology ... Modulation of autoimmune diseases by interleukin (IL)-17 producing regulatory T helper (Th17) cells. The Indian Journal of ... Immunobiology: the immune system in health and disease 5th ed. New York: Garland Pub. 2001. ISBN 978-0-8153-3642-6. OCLC ...
Pollack, Andrew (29 January 2013) F.D.A. Approves Genetic Drug to Treat Rare Disease The New York Times, Retrieved 31 January ... AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (February 2014), "Ten Things Physicians and Patients Should ... the cholesterol with the strongest links to vascular diseases. In studies using standard doses, statins have been found to ... Question", Choosing Wisely: an initiative of the ABIM Foundation, AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine ...
Diseases of the endocrine system (ICD-10 Chapter IV: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases - Endocrine diseases, E00- ... Diabetes was one of the first diseases described.[21] The importance of insulin in the disease was determined in the 1920s.[22] ... two to four times the risk of cardiovascular disease, including ischemic heart disease and stroke; a 20-fold increase in lower ... "Exercise and disease management (2nd ed.). Boca Raton: CRC Press. p. 25. ISBN 978-1-4398-2759-8. . OCLC 725919496.. ...
Borna Disease Virus, das Virus der Bornaschen Krankheit, mit Species Mammalian 1 orthobornavirus (Typus) u. a. ... Acute bee paralysis virus (ABPV). *Genus Cripavirus. *Genus Triatovirus. *Familie Iflaviridae. *Genus Iflavirus, mit Species ... D. Qian et al.: Extra small virus-like particles (XSV) and nodavirus associated with whitish muscle disease in the giant ...
Nerve growth factor circulating levels are increased in Kawasaki disease: correlation with disease activity and reduced ... Tomisaku Kawasaki, Fumio Kosaki, Sumio Okawa, Itsuzo Shigematsu, Hiroshi Yanagawa, A New Infantile Acute Febrile Mucocutaneous ... Acceleration of Atherosclerosis After Lactobacillus casei-Induced Coronary Arteritis in a Mouse Model of Kawasaki Disease, ...
The system included eight acute-care hospitals: Saint Barnabas Medical Center; Community Medical Center in Toms River; ... the 3rd highest score in New Jersey for Kidney disease; and the 4th highest score in New Jersey for Cancer, Gynecology, and ... was ranked the 13th best hospital in the United States by AARP Modern Maturity Magazine for quality of care for adults at acute ...
These invasive pneumococcal diseases include bronchitis, rhinitis, acute sinusitis, otitis media, conjunctivitis, meningitis, ... Diseases and symptoms[edit]. Pneumonia is the most common of the S. pneumoniae diseases which include symptoms such as fever ... 16: Pneumococcal Disease". In Atkinson W; Wolfe S; Hamborsky J. Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases ( ... "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.. *^ "Pneumococcal vaccines WHO position paper--2012" (PDF). Wkly Epidemiol Rec. 87 ...
Its inactivation may be part of the cause of certain meningiomas.[5] A potential link to leukemia[8] including acute myeloid ... 2009). "Coeliac disease-associated risk variants in TNFAIP3 and REL implicate altered NF-kappaB signalling". Gut. 58 (8): 1078- ... 2007). "MN1 overexpression induces acute myeloid leukemia in mice and predicts ATRA resistance in patients with AML". Blood. ... and biologic insights from MN1-associated gene and microRNA expression signatures in cytogenetically normal acute myeloid ...
Volkow ND, Koob GF, McLellan AT (January 2016). "Neurobiologic Advances from the Brain Disease Model of Addiction". N. Engl. J ... IgE circulates around and binds to receptors of cells leading to an acute inflammatory response.[13] In this case, ... 2001). Immunobiology 5: The Immune System in Health and Disease. New York: Garland Pub., ISBN 0-8153-3642-X ... Allergic Sensitization - There is an acute response (early stages) and a late-phase response (later stages). In the early ...
Non-infectious diseases that may result in symptoms similar to those of EVD include acute promyelocytic leukaemia, haemolytic ... "Ebola Virus Disease". SRHD. Retrieved 15 September 2020.. *^ a b c d "Q&A on Transmission, Ebola". Centers for Disease Control ... "About Ebola Virus Disease". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Archived from the original on 16 October 2014. ... "Ebola (Ebola Virus Disease) Transmission". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 5 November 2014. Archived from the ...
This article is about a skin disease common during adolescence. For other acneiform skin diseases, see Acne (disambiguation). ... Their use during pregnancy has been associated with the development of acute fatty liver of pregnancy and is further avoided ... Disease Primers. 1: 15033. doi:10.1038/nrdp.2015.33. PMID 27227877.. *^ a b "Frequently Asked Questions: Acne" (PDF). U.S. ... Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease that occurs when dead skin cells and oil from the skin clog hair ...
U.S. Centers for Disease Control Published 2001-05-11.. *^ a b c Wackym,, James B. Snow,... P. Ashley (2009). Ballenger's ... Inflammatory reaction (e.g. acute respiratory tract infections, chronic sinusitis, rhinitis or environmental irritants) ... Connective tissue disease. *Drugs-aspirin, fexofenadine, warfarin, clopidogrel, prasugrel, isotretinoin, desmopressin and ... Chronic liver disease-cirrhosis causes deficiency of factor II, VII, IX,& X ...
The disease presents in two very different forms: acute and chronic. Birds with chronic avian cholera, more common in domestic ... Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 42: 81-91. *^ K.R. Rhoades and R.B. Rimler, Avian pasteurellosis, in "Diseases of poultry", ed. ... Journal of Wildlife Disease. 42: 33-39. *^ Samuel et al. 2005. Avian Cholera in Waterfowl: The role of Lesser Snow Geese and ... In acute cases, a green diarrhea can be an early symptom.. The most typical symptom, in chronic cases, is the swelling of the ...
... and IgG4-related disease.[27] There is some evidence that it is ineffective in treating IgA-mediated autoimmune diseases.[28] ... Hepatitis E infection is normally an acute infection, suggesting the drug in combination with lymphoma may have weakened the ... Autoimmune diseases[edit]. Rituximab has been shown to be an effective rheumatoid arthritis treatment in three randomised ... Bosch, Xavier; Ramos-Casals, Manuel; Khamashta, Munther A. (2013). Drugs Targeting B-Cells in Autoimmune Diseases. Springer ...
Initially, the Control of Diarrheal Diseases (CDD) Program began in 1982; and the Control of Acute Respiratory Infections (ARI ... Even moderately acute and severely acute malnourished children are more likely to die from common childhood illness than those ... Ischaemic Heart Disease (9.2%) 3. Lower respiratory infection (7%) 4. Diarrhoeal disease (3.3%) 5. Self harm (3%) 6. ... Disease prevalence is higher in Nepal than it is in other South Asian countries, especially in rural areas. Moreover, the ...
... into acute and chronic forms (see table). Some of the subtypes almost always occur as acute (e.g., acute pseudomembranous ... It is often described as being "a disease of the diseased", occurring in the very young, the very old, or the very sick. ... Acute atrophic candidiasis may feel like the mouth has been scalded with a hot liquid. Another potential symptom is a metallic ... Acute pseudomembranous candidiasis is a classic form of oral candidiasis, commonly referred to as thrush. Overall, this is the ...
Acute graft-versus-host disease typically occurs in the first 3 months after transplantation and may involve the skin, ... Graft-versus-host disease[edit]. Main article: Graft-versus-host disease. Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is an inflammatory ... Veno-occlusive disease[edit]. Severe liver injury can result from hepatic veno-occlusive disease (VOD). Elevated levels of ... The post-transplant prognosis often includes acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease that may be life-threatening. However ...
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Those with certain diseases, and those over the age 35 also run a greater risk. Other causes for abortions can be the infection ... Koba S, Nowak S (February 1976). "[A case of acute bacterial dysentery with cerebrospinal meningitis]" (in Polish). Wiadomości ... Certain diseases or an accidental trauma can also cause a spontaneous abortion. Putting the woman under trauma or stress to ... abortion may be caused by contagious diseases, such as Brucellosis or Campylobacter. This can often be controlled by ...
... and IgG4-related disease.[27] There is some evidence that it is ineffective in treating IgA-mediated autoimmune diseases.[28] ... Hepatitis E infection is normally an acute infection, suggesting the drug in combination with lymphoma may have weakened the ... "Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 62 (90002): 55ii-59. doi:10.1136/ard.62.suppl_2.ii55. PMC 1766758. PMID 14532151.. ... Autoimmune diseasesEdit. Rituximab has been shown to be an effective rheumatoid arthritis treatment in three randomised ...
This leads to a chronic inflammation of the liver and eventually alcoholic liver disease. ... "Ethanol Causes Acute Inhibition of Carbohydrate, Fat, and Protein Oxidation and Insulin Resistance". J. Clin. Invest. 81 (4): ... "Alcohol use and burden for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease ...
Acute overdose may cause fever, hypoglycemia, heart failure, coma, and unrecognized adrenal insufficiency. ... Mandel SJ, Brent GA, Larsen PR (September 1993). "Levothyroxine therapy in patients with thyroid disease". Annals of Internal ... Acute massive overdose may be life-threatening; treatment should be symptomatic and supportive. Massive overdose can be ... For older people (over 50 years old) and people with known or suspected ischemic heart disease, levothyroxine therapy should ...
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  • 1. Management of acute graft-versus-host disease Andrea Bacigalupo Divisione Ematologia e Trapianto di Midollo, Ospedale San Martino, Genova, Italy Summary Acute graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) is a frequent compli- cation of allogeneic haemopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and donor lymphocyte infusions (DLI). (slideshare.net)
  • Keywords: graft-versus-host disease, haemopoietic stem cell transplantation, donor lymphocyte infusion, immunosuppres- sive therapy, mesenchymal stem cells. (slideshare.net)
  • Although the pathogenesis of graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) is not the aim of the present review, a few words are warranted: indeed some of the recent advances in understanding cellular and cytokine mechanisms leading to GvHD have been useful in the clinic. (slideshare.net)
  • What is graft versus host disease (GVHD)? (drugs.com)
  • Graft-versus-Host disease (GVHD) often occurs after allogeneic bone marrow transplants (BMT). (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • RATIONALE: Mycophenolate mofetil added to immunosuppressive treatment regimens may be effective in treating newly diagnosed chronic graft-versus-host disease caused by stem cell transplant. (bioportfolio.com)
  • RATIONALE: Giving different schedules of mycophenolate mofetil and cyclosporine may be effective in reducing graft-versus-host disease in patients undergoing donor peripheral stem cell tra. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This pilot phase II trial studies how well high dose cyclophosphamide, tacrolimus, and mycophenolate mofetil work in preventing graft versus host disease in patients with hematological mal. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Comparative analysis of calcineurin-inhibitor-based methotrexate and mycophenolate mofetil-containing regimens for prevention of Graft-versus-Host Disease after reduced intensity conditioning allogeneic transplantation. (bioportfolio.com)
  • A pediatric case of squamous cell cancer in situ in the setting of sclerodermatous graft-versus-host disease and voriconazole treatment. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Upper gastrointestinal acute graft-versus-host disease adds minimal prognostic value in isolation or with other graft-versus-host disease symptoms as currently diagnosed and treated. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Upper gastrointestinal acute graft-versus-host disease is reported in approximately 30% of hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients developing acute graft-versus-host disease. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Major drivers for this transaction were Mesoblast's evaluation of the use of Prochymal® for inflammatory diseases of the bowel, including patients with Crohn's Disease who have failed other biologic agents and patients with potentially life-threatening Graft Versus Host Disease (GVHD) involving the gut and liver after a bone marrow transplant. (cnbc.com)
  • Acute graft-versus-host disease (aGVHD) is the most common complication for patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation. (jci.org)
  • Acute graft-versus-host disease (aCGVHD) is common after a transplant with donor cells. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • A study of itacitinib or placebo in combination with corticosteroids for treatment of acute graft-versus-host disease. (rush.edu)
  • A common side effect of allo-HSCTs is graft-versus-host disease (GVHD). (rush.edu)
  • Acute graft-versus-host disease (aGvHD) is the most frequent and serious complication following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), with a high mortality rate. (frontiersin.org)
  • However, up to 40% of HSCT patients will develop graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) in either an acute or a chronic form ( 2 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • First-line treatment of acute GvHD is based on corticosteroids, and produce sustained responses in 50-80% of patients depending on the initial severity. (slideshare.net)
  • Acute GvHD is complicated by severe immunodefi- ciency causing life-threatening infections. (slideshare.net)
  • Acute GVHD happens in the first 100 days after your transplant. (drugs.com)
  • What are the signs and symptoms of acute GVHD? (drugs.com)
  • GVHD can be a minor, short-term problem or a serious, life-threatening disease. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • There are two types of GVHD: Chronic and Acute. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • Acute GVHD most often occurs in the first 100 days after a bone marrow transplant. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • Jaundice (yellow skin and eyes) can mean Acute GVHD has affected the liver. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • Acute GVHD may be mild, moderate, severe or life-threatening (see chart). (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • To reduce the risk of acute GVHD, BMT patients are given special drugs before and after a transplant. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • Phase III , randomized double blind, placebo controlled, and trial evaluating the addition of MMF vs. placebo to systemic corticosteroids as initial therapy for acute GVHD. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Corticosteroids have been used as primary therapy for acute GVHD for many years. (bioportfolio.com)
  • corticosteroid therapy for previously untreated patients with acute GVHD. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This trial will test the hypothesis that the combination of sirolimus and mycophenolate mofetil will be effective in preventing both acute and chronic GVHD after reduced intensity allogene. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Mesoblast will meet with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) shortly to discuss potential pathways for accelerated Prochymal® product approvals in the United States for the treatment of steroid-refractory acute GVHD, a disease with inflammatory etiology and a significant gastrointestinal component. (cnbc.com)
  • Approximately 30-40 percent of patients who are transplanted with cells from a related donor develop acute GVHD. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • Acute GVHD typically occurs during the first three months after transplant, although it can also occur later. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • The risk of developing acute GVHD is highest in patients who were transplanted with a mismatched or unrelated donor. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • In most patients, acute GVHD first affects the skin. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you develop a skin rash or other symptoms of acute GVHD. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • Although these symptoms may be caused by other health problems, early detection and treatment of acute GVHD is important to prevent other, serious complications. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • If you develop acute GVHD, drugs such as prednisone or methylprednisolone may help control the disease. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • Your doctor may also recommend that you enroll in a clinical trial that is testing a new therapy for acute GVHD. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • It's important to continue taking your medications for acute GVHD, even if you are feeling better. (bmtinfonet.org)
  • Rare causes of acute GVHD include maternal transfer of lymphocytes via the placenta to an immunodeficient infant, and transfusion of non-irradiated blood to a patient whose immune system cannot reject the donor lymphocytes, either due to immunodeficiency, histocompatibility, or transient immunocompromise from large volume transfusion or bypass. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Outside of these rare settings, acute GVHD is typically only seen in the context of allogeneic BMT (bone marrow transplantation). (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Several studies have shown that peripheral blood stem cells carry greater risk for acute GVHD than bone marrow, but this finding is still controversial. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Children are at lower risk of developing acute GVHD than adults. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Older donor age has been associated with increased risk of acute GVHD. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Female donors increase the risk of acute GVHD in male recipients. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Reduced or non-myeloablative transplants reduce the incidence, and delay the onset of acute GVHD. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Ex vivo T-cell depletion or in vivo administration of anti-T-cell antibody therapies around the time of donor graft infusion (such as antithymocyte globulin or alemtuzumab) decreases the risk of acute GVHD. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Acute GVHD is staged on a scale of 0 to IV based on a composite score derived from each of the three target organs (skin, liver, GI [gastrointestinal] tract). (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Although acute GVHD can develop at any time following allogeneic BMT, the clinical symptoms typically develop between 3 to 4 weeks after the transplant in one of the classic target organs - the skin, liver or GI tract. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Acute GVHD is a clinical diagnosis. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Acute GVHD biomarkers in the plasma may become useful for diagnostic and prognostic purposes in the next few years, but at present they are only used in research settings. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Acute GvHD (aGvHD) is a serious complication of HSCT and occurs when T cells in the graft elicit an immune response against the host, causing tissue damage in the skin, liver, and gastrointestinal tract ( 2 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • During the same period, there were 43,580 cases of acute pancreatitis in the overall population, including 226 cases (0.5%) among methimazole users and 19 cases (0.04%) among PTU users, with a case-crossover analysis showing an odds ratio (OR) of 1.51 (95% CI, 1.12 - 2.02) for acute pancreatitis among methimazole users and an OR of 1.16 (95% CI, 0.46 - 2.93) among PTU users, respectively. (medscape.com)
  • Currently, an estimated 770,000 cases of acute PID are diagnosed annually in the United States. (hindawi.com)
  • A recent analysis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of trends in the incidence of PID demonstrated that from 1985 to 2001 rates of both hospitalized and ambulatory cases of acute PID declined (68% and 47%, resp. (hindawi.com)
  • The CDC has been investigating hundreds of possible cases of acute flaccid myelitis in multiple states. (usatoday.com)
  • The CDC has been investigating at least 386 possible cases of acute flaccid myelitis dating to 2014 and recently confirmed 62 cases in 22 states this year. (usatoday.com)
  • Since the early 1960s, a number of publications reported cases of acute oliguric kidney insufficiency complicating the course of MCD in adults. (springer.com)
  • All cases of acute meningococcal disease should be managed in a facility with the capacity to provide paediatric intensive care. (rch.org.au)
  • Familial histories of autoimmune disease in first- and second-degree relatives were compared in 279 incident cases, 240 cases of acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) and 39 cases of acute non-lymphoblastic leukemia (ANLL), and 285 controls. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Finally, a total of 279 incident cases of acute leukemia confirmed by cytology and 285 controls were included in the study. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Because of the recent increases in the number of cases of acute Chagas disease in the Amazon region, it is important to consider this disease in the differential diagnosis of acute febrile neurological syndromes in this region. (scielo.br)
  • books.google.com - This unique, single-source volume--the only comprehensive, first-line reference available on the subject-provides in-depth, up-to-date reviews of both the clinical and pathophysiological aspects of acute respiratory failure (ARF) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). (google.com)
  • In this assignment, a case study will be discussed regarding a patient who is admitted for pneumonia and has a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as the comorbidity. (bartleby.com)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is moving to the forefront of public health problems. (bartleby.com)
  • Introduction: Within the confines of this assignment, it is the hope of the author that the reader will obtain an understanding of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). (bartleby.com)
  • Introduction: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is preventable disease that has a detrimental effects on both the airway and lung parenchyma (Nazir & Erbland, 2009). (bartleby.com)
  • Chronic Obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been known as umbrella diagnosis of multiple pulmonary disorders. (bartleby.com)
  • Acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are a frequent cause of hospitalization in the United States. (nih.gov)
  • An acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (AECB), is a sudden worsening of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) symptoms including shortness of breath, quantity and color of phlegm that typically lasts for several days. (wikipedia.org)
  • I read the position paper on acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with great interest (1, 2) . (annals.org)
  • Frequency and prognostic significance of pericarditis following acute myocardial infarction treated by primary percutaneous coronary intervention. (medscape.com)
  • C-reactive protein as a predictor of infarct expansion and cardiac rupture after a first Q-wave acute myocardial infarction," Circulation , vol. 96, no. 3, pp. 778-784, 1997. (hindawi.com)
  • Troponin and C-reactive protein have different relations to subsequent mortality and myocardial infarction after acute coronary syndrome: a. (hindawi.com)
  • N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and other risk markers for the separate prediction of mortality and subsequent myocardial infarction in patients with unstable coronary artery disease: a global utilization of strategies to open occluded arteries (GUSTO)-IV substudy," Circulation , vol. 108, no. 3, pp. 275-281, 2003. (hindawi.com)
  • Early inflammation and risk of long-term development of heart failure and mortality in survivors of acute myocardial infarction: predictive role of C-reactive protein," Journal of the American College of Cardiology , vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 962-968, 2006. (hindawi.com)
  • Serum C-reactive protein kinetics after acute myocardial infarction," Journal of Clinical Investigation , vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 235-242, 1978. (hindawi.com)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome covers the spectrum of clinical conditions ranging from unstable angina to non-ST elevation myocardial infarction and ST elevation myocardial infarction. (wiley.com)
  • Management and outcomes of renal disease and acute myocardial infarction. (nih.gov)
  • Contemporary trends in the management and outcomes of chronic kidney disease patients who develop an acute myocardial infarction have not been adequately described, particularly from the more generalizable perspective of a population-based investigation. (nih.gov)
  • The study population consisted of 6219 residents of the Worcester, Massachusetts, metropolitan area who were hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction in 6 annual periods between 1995 and 2005. (nih.gov)
  • The results of this study in residents of a large New England metropolitan area provide insights into changing trends in the treatment and impact of chronic kidney disease in patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction. (nih.gov)
  • The objectives of the Biomarkers of Acute Cardiovascular Diseases (BACD) Division involve furthering the clinical, analytical and fundamental science of established, developing and novel biomarkers for the diagnosis, risk assessment, monitoring and management of patients with acute cardiovascular diseases including, but not limited to, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, and acute thromboembolic disease. (aacc.org)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (ACS), formerly referred to as ischemic heart disease, refers to a large spectrum of clinical conditions, including unstable angina and myocardial infarction (MI). (arupconsult.com)
  • In addition, treatment of acute PID and its complications incurs substantial health care costs. (hindawi.com)
  • Acute sinusitis complications are uncommon, and serious complications are rare. (drugs.com)
  • It's not usually recommended for uncomplicated acute sinusitis, but imaging studies might help find abnormalities or suspected complications. (drugs.com)
  • Pain management for patients with an acute painful sickle cell episode:- For patients with an acute painful sickle cell episode, what are the effects of different opioid formulations, adjunct pain therapies and routes of administration on pain relief and acute sickle cell complications? (nice.org.uk)
  • Patients with chronic kidney disease were more likely to be older, to have a greater prevalence of comorbidities, and to experience significant in-hospital complications or die during hospitalization in comparison with patients with preserved kidney function. (nih.gov)
  • This study is a randomized, double-blind, parallel arm study being conducted at up to 20 centers globally to evaluate the safety and efficacy of LYT-100 compared to placebo in 168 adults with post-acute COVID-19 respiratory complications who were treated with, but no longer require mechanical ventilation, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, non-invasive ventilation (eg CPAP or BiPAP), high-flow nasal oxygen therapy, or combination thereof. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • What are the complications of acute liver failure? (childliverdisease.org)
  • Lyme disease (LD) is the most common vector borne zoonosis in the United States (U.S.). While neurologic complications of LD are common, acute transverse myelitis is an exceedingly rare complication. (prohealth.com)
  • Therefore, it is mandatory to have a patient in a remission before planned pregnancy for minimization of the possibility of the disease progression and complications during pregnancy. (springer.com)
  • 1,2 Patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and known prior vascular disease have a high risk of early and late complications, 3-8 especially if they have atherosclerosis in more than 1 vascular bed, 7 and may derive significant benefit from aggressive evidence-based treatment. (ahajournals.org)
  • How Liver Disease in dogs is diagnosed: Underlying conditions associated with Liver Disease may create complications, so your veterinarian is always the best resource to successfully diagnose this condition. (petwave.com)
  • This may support the onset of atherosclerosis-related disorders and neuropsychiatric complications in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). (biomedsearch.com)
  • Significant progress has been made in recent years in understanding the pathogen- esis of the disease, and some of these advances have been translated into clinical trials. (slideshare.net)
  • Inherited deficiency of glucosylceramidase (GCase) causes storage of glucosylceramide (glccer), mainly in the macrophages throughout the body, with consequent hepatosplenomegaly, cytopenias, and bone disease as key clinical features ( 1 , 2 ). (pnas.org)
  • books.google.com - One of the leading experts in the field and a stellar cast of contributors provide all of the scientific and clinical information needed to facilitate rapid evaluation and immediate management of acute coronary syndromes using today's full range of strategies-from pharmaceutical approaches to revascularization. (google.com)
  • Comprehensive molecular panel for the diagnosis of various tick-borne diseases provides a solution for physicians in that such a panel obviates the need to consider tests for individual agents, each of which may cause illness with overlapping geographic distributions and clinical presentations. (questdiagnostics.com)
  • Elevated C-reactive protein in acute coronary syndrome presentation is an independent predictor of long-term mortality and heart failure," Clinical Biochemistry , vol. 40, no. 5-6, pp. 326-329, 2007. (hindawi.com)
  • Markers of inflammation and cardiovascular disease: application to clinical and public health practice: a statement for healthcare professionals from the centers for disease control and prevention and the American Heart Association," Circulation , vol. 107, no. 3, pp. 499-511, 2003. (hindawi.com)
  • Serum amyloid A is a better predictor of clinical outcomes than C-reactive protein in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes," Circulation Journal , vol. 71, no. 2, pp. 186-190, 2007. (hindawi.com)
  • Variables that were good predictors of acute pelvic inflammatory disease were purulent vaginal discharge, erythrocyte sedimentation rate greater than or equal to 15 mm/hr, positive gonorrhea result, adnexal swelling on bimanual examination, and rectal temperature greater than or equal to 38 degrees C. Furthermore, we developed "mixed model I" and "mixed model II," which combine simple clinical parameters and laparoscopy in varying degrees. (nih.gov)
  • Use of relatively simple and reproducible clinical parameters can identify those women who would most benefit from laparoscopy to diagnose acute pelvic inflammatory disease. (nih.gov)
  • 1 As a severer clinical condition, rhabdomyolysis can be caused by a broad range of physical or chemical damages such as trauma, physical exertion, infections, drugs and toxins, etc. 2 Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a life-threatening complication of severe rhabdomyolysis and their association was first described during the World War II. (nature.com)
  • In adult patients with suspected acute pulmonary embolism (PE), can a clinical prediction rule be used to identify a group of patients at very low risk for the diagnosis of PE for whom no additional diagnostic workup is required? (acep.org)
  • The severity of acute pancreatitis was assessed using Ranson's score, the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II score, computed tomography severity index and the clinical data during hospitalization, all of which were compared between the patients with and without PUD. (biomedsearch.com)
  • As well as a better understanding of the disease, the discovery will lead to more sophisticated clinical trials to explore the most effective treatments for each type, the researchers say. (cancerresearchuk.org)
  • We need to learn more from clinical trials to find out whether tailoring treatment based on these subgroups boosts the number of people surviving the disease," she said. (cancerresearchuk.org)
  • Establish a mechanism for young clinical laboratory professionals to gain clinical, research and development, and interpretive experience in the area of biomarkers of acute cardiovascular disease. (aacc.org)
  • Provide a forum for collaboration with other AACC divisions and committees including, but not limited to the Proteomics Division, the Clinical and Diagnostic Immunology Division, the Lipoproteins and Vascular Diseases Division, the Industry Division and the Evidence Based Laboratory Medicine Committee and NACB. (aacc.org)
  • Acute transverse myelitis - A rare clinical manifestation of Lyme neuroborreliosis. (prohealth.com)
  • The results of this retrospective analysis showed a very strong correlation between outdoor air pollution, as assessed by daily mean levels of nitrogen dioxide, and acute visits to Allegheny Health Network emergency departments for acute exacerbations of respiratory disease," Nicole Sossong, BS, clinical research coordinator at Allegheny Singer Research Institute in Pittsburgh, told Healio.com/Allergy. (healio.com)
  • De Rosa G, Pardeo M, Stabile A, Rigante D. Rheumatic heart disease in children: from clinical assessment to therapeutical management. (freemd.com)
  • The association of lower fungal diversity with clinical markers of disease severity is an important finding because it provides evidence for a relationship between the lung microbiome and clinical outcomes in critical illness," said Ms Britton. (eurekalert.org)
  • These data indicate that bat-borne reoviruses can be transmitted to and cause clinical diseases in humans. (pnas.org)
  • Impact of pregnancy on the clinical activity of Crohn's disease. (springer.com)
  • After adjustment for clinical and hospital characteristics, compared with patients without prior vascular disease, patients with prior vascular disease had higher mortality and were less likely to receive 3 particular treatments (lipid-lowering therapy, smoking cessation counseling, and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor for left ventricular dysfunction). (ahajournals.org)
  • But in this survey, the quality of life of patients with chronic TED was reported to be significantly impaired and nearly identical to scores seen in clinical trials of patients with acute, moderate-to-severe disease. (ajmc.com)
  • In this review, we will summarize the results of the major clinical studies evaluating minimal residual disease in acute myeloid leukemia in adults in recent years and address the technical and practical issues still hampering the spread of these techniques outside controlled clinical trials. (mdpi.com)
  • The clinical syndrome is associated with pathological findings including pneumonia, eosinophilic pneumonia, cryptogenic organizing pneumonia, acute fibrinous organizing pneumonia, and diffuse alveolar damage (DAD). (wikipedia.org)
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a viral respiratory illness caused by a coronavirus called SARS-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV). (cdc.gov)
  • There is no perfect, all-encompassing answer to what acute retroviral syndrome may consist of. (thebody.com)
  • If your dates are correct, it sounds like acute retroviral syndrome . (thebody.com)
  • Dear Dr. Gallant, If a person infected with HIV experiences acute retroviral syndrome, does that mean that s/he is in theprocess of seroconverting? (thebody.com)
  • Yes, someone with the acute retroviral syndrome is in the process of seroconverting. (thebody.com)
  • actually sounds more like you experienced a predictable rebound in your viral load after stopping your medications leading to an acute retroviral syndrome . (thebody.com)
  • Autopsy and histologic findings at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in New York City included presence in the lung of chronic inflammatory cells with intranuclear inclusions, consistent with adenoviral bronchiolitis and acute respiratory distress syndrome. (cdc.gov)
  • Inflammation and long-term mortality after non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome treated with a very early invasive strategy in 1042 consecutive patients," Circulation , vol. 105, no. 12, pp. 1412-1415, 2002. (hindawi.com)
  • Outcomes should include pain and adverse events such as acute chest syndrome. (nice.org.uk)
  • Lowered protein content of tissue fluid in patients with the nephrotic syndrome: observations during disease and recovery. (springer.com)
  • Hypersensitivity pneumonitis and acute respiratory distress syndrome from e-cigarette use. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Overtesting for Acute Coronary Syndrome(ACS) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE) in low risk Emergency Department(ED) patients can increase exposure of nondiseased patients to radiation, intravenous contrast and anticoagulation. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The liver diseases unique to pregnancy include hyperemesis gravidarum, acute fatty liver of pregnancy (AFLP), intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), and hemolysis and elevated liver enzymes and low platelets (HELLP) syndrome. (medscape.com)
  • On February 26 of the same year, an American businessman in Vietnam was hospitalized because of fever, dry cough, muscle ache, sore throat and acute respiratory distress syndrome. (gov.tw)
  • WHO had named this disease as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, also known as SARS. (gov.tw)
  • Acute transverse myelitis (ATM) is a rare, potentially devastating neurological syndrome that has variety of causes, infectious being one of them. (prohealth.com)
  • Many COVID-19 patients develop acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), a life-threatening condition where the lungs cannot provide the body's vital organs with enough oxygen. (eurekalert.org)
  • We wanted to carry out this research as acute respiratory distress syndrome is characterised by a hyper-inflammatory over-reaction of the immune system and we know that fungi can be involved in activating and regulating the human immune system. (eurekalert.org)
  • Recently, three previously unknown coronaviruses have been identified as the causative agents for mild to very severe RTI, including the novel coronavirus responsible for the global outbreak of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) ( 1 - 3 ). (pnas.org)
  • 4. People with a painful attack of sickle cell disease who have any breathing problems, chest pain or fever are assessed for a serious lung condition called acute chest syndrome. (nice.org.uk)
  • Submit your blog on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome to be featured! (novusbio.com)
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  • Acute chest syndrome is a lung-related complication of sickle cell disease that can lower the levels of oxygen in the blood and can be life-threatening. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Repeat occurrences of acute chest syndrome can cause lung damage. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Because a person with acute chest syndrome can deteriorate rapidly, a hospital stay is usually needed. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Monitoring the amount of fluids being consumed, because fluids may build up in the lungs ( pulmonary edema ) during acute chest syndrome. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Methods and Results- The Get With the Guidelines-Coronary Artery Disease database was queried to determine whether compliance with quality-of-care treatments for acute coronary syndrome patients was associated with the extent of prior vascular disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • Conclusions- Compared with acute coronary syndrome patients without prior vascular disease, those with prior atherosclerosis had higher in-hospital mortality yet were paradoxically less likely to receive specific evidence-based acute coronary syndrome treatments, which can form the basis for targeted intervention. (ahajournals.org)
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is the first emergent and highly transmissible viral disease to appear during the twenty-first century. (jrank.org)
  • By mid-February 2003, Chinese health officials tracked more than 300 cases, including five deaths in Guangdong province from what was at the time described as an acute respiratory syndrome. (jrank.org)
  • Unaware of the problems in China, Urbani's report drew increased attention among epidemiologists when coupled with news reports in mid-March that Hong Kong health officials had also discovered an outbreak of an acute respiratory syndrome among health care workers. (jrank.org)
  • A 16-year-old female patient from Tefé (State of Amazonas) started with acute febrile syndrome on May 15, 2004. (scielo.br)
  • What is acute chest syndrome? (stjude.org)
  • Acute chest syndrome (ACS) is a complication (health problem) caused by sickle cell disease. (stjude.org)
  • Can my child get acute chest syndrome more than one time? (stjude.org)
  • Viral illnesses can progress to acute chest syndrome. (stjude.org)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome - Ischemic Heart Disease. (arupconsult.com)
  • Arita I, Kojima K, Nakane M. Transmission of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. (cdc.gov)
  • The worldwide pattern of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) transmission in 2003 suggests that transmission has occurred more frequently in communities that share certain social and cultural characteristics. (cdc.gov)
  • Though hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) is thought to be the most common entity in any kidney affection which takes place in patients with liver disease, it in fact is the least common amongst all causes of AKI in this patient population. (springer.com)
  • Hepatorenal syndrome: the 8th international consensus conference of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI) Group. (springer.com)
  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a type of respiratory failure characterized by rapid onset of widespread inflammation in the lungs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the terminology of "adult respiratory distress syndrome" has at times been used to differentiate ARDS from "infant respiratory distress syndrome" in newborns, the international consensus is that "acute respiratory distress syndrome" is the best term because ARDS can affect people of all ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frequency and predictors of urgent coronary angiography in patients with acute pericarditis. (medscape.com)
  • Coronary artery disease. (bmj.com)
  • Pentecost B L . Coronary artery disease. (bmj.com)
  • C-reactive protein, a sensitive marker of inflammation, predicts future risk of coronary heart disease in initially healthy middle-aged men: results from the MONICA (monitoring trends and determinants in cardiovascular disease) Augsburg cohort study, 1984 to 1992," Circulation , vol. 99, no. 2, pp. 237-242, 1999. (hindawi.com)
  • Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes is designed to provide busy clinicians with a comprehensive guide to the investigation, diagnosis and treatment of these syndromes. (wiley.com)
  • Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes is the most up to date and comprehensive evidence-based guide to managing acute coronary syndromes, in a compact and usable format. (wiley.com)
  • Although patients with chronic kidney disease were less likely to receive effective cardiac medications or undergo coronary interventional procedures than patients without kidney disease, we observed a marked increase in the use of effective cardiac medications and coronary interventional procedures in patients with chronic kidney disease during the period under study. (nih.gov)
  • Thought you might appreciate this item(s) I saw at Coronary Artery Disease. (lww.com)
  • 1 , 2 Although intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) has been shown to reduce both the duration of fever and the incidence of coronary artery abnormalities (CAAs) with the use of 2 g/kg in a single dose, 3 , 4 the role and appropriate dose of aspirin during the acute phase is still unclear. (aappublications.org)
  • Background- Patients with prior atherosclerosis in 1 or more vascular territories (coronary, cerebrovascular, or peripheral arterial) who present with acute coronary syndromes have high cardiovascular risk and may benefit significantly from evidence-based therapies, yet whether these are used consistently is unknown. (ahajournals.org)
  • The American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines-Coronary Artery Disease (GWTG-CAD) Program has been collecting a large amount of information on the in-hospital management of ACS patient since 2000 and offers a unique opportunity to examine patterns of in-hospital ACS treatment. (ahajournals.org)
  • The GWTG is a registry and performance-improvement initiative undertaken by the American Heart Association to enhance guideline adherence among hospitalized patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). (ahajournals.org)
  • Clinicians and microbiologists in each state must report infections that are on a list of notifiable diseases when they diagnose them among their patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), one of the most common infections in nonpregnant women of reproductive age, remains an important public health problem. (hindawi.com)
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a spectrum of upper genital tract infections that includes endometritis, salpingitis, tuboovarian abscess, and/or pelvic peritonitis [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Among women, it is the most significant complication of sexually transmitted diseases/infections. (hindawi.com)
  • This literature review was therefore conducted to describe the burden of epidemic- and pandemic-prone acute respiratory infections [‎ARI]‎ in the Region which may help in the development of evidence-based disease prevention and control policies. (who.int)
  • Causes of canine chronic kidney disease include: malformations of the kidneys, long-standing infections of the kidneys, loss of blood flow to the kidneys from vascular disease, damage to the kidneys from immune mediated diseases, and progression of acute kidney disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • In this preliminary study korean red ginseng significantly lowered the incidences of acute respiratory infections. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Address for correspondence: Mathieu Mateo, Unit of Biology of sequencing, elucidate the disease progression and the Emerging Viral Infections, Institut Pasteur, 21 Ave Tony Garnier, Lyon pathogen origin. (cdc.gov)
  • Prescribing systemic steroids for acute respiratory tract infections in United States outpatient settings: A nationwide population-based cohort study. (harvard.edu)
  • Respiratory infections constitute the most widespread human infectious disease, and a substantial proportion of them are caused by unknown etiological agents. (pnas.org)
  • However, although many diseases in animals have been attributed to orthoreovirus infection, from neurological symptoms in baboons and snakes to pneumonia and death in chickens, infections in humans are generally benign with very rare cases of mild upper respiratory tract illness or enteritis in infants and children ( 7 ). (pnas.org)
  • Acute HB infections were reported by physicians and by biomedical laboratories. (lww.com)
  • Acute H pylori infections often cause transient hypochlorhydria beginning as soon as 2 weeks after infection. (aappublications.org)
  • Published by the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society , one study documented that over one-third of 671 babies hospitalized with severe diarrhea - including 17 of 26 (65%) who ultimately died - were infected with a treatable pathogen, infections that had gone unrecognized at the hospital and therefore generally went untreated. (grandchallenges.ca)
  • Acute purulent pericarditis due co-infection with Staphylococcus aureus and Mycobacterium tuberculosis as first manifestation of HIV infection. (medscape.com)
  • It is well accepted that acute PID is a polymicrobic infection. (hindawi.com)
  • Unless a bacterial infection develops, most cases resolve within a week to 10 days and home remedies may be all that's needed to treat acute sinusitis. (drugs.com)
  • Acute sinusitis is most often caused by the common cold, which is a viral infection. (drugs.com)
  • Acute HIV infection or Disease progression? (thebody.com)
  • To the person who wrote about acute HIV and possible infection with new and resistant strain, your question was lost. (thebody.com)
  • There can be many causes for acute kidney disease including toxic ingestion of food or chemicals (ingestion of antifreeze is a common one), dehydration, obstructions of the urinary tract from dog bladder stones or tumors, canine bladder infection, and by conditions or injuries that result in diminished blood flow to the kidney. (vetinfo.com)
  • They can spread disease and cause you to get an infection. (drugs.com)
  • Lactoferrin reduces the duration and severity of infection in neutropenic patients receiving chemotherapy for acute myleogenous leukemia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Infection prevention and control measures aim to reduce the spread of disease to vulnerable individuals in both the general community and in healthcare facilities. (oregon.gov)
  • Acute liver failure makes it more likely for a child to get an infection. (childliverdisease.org)
  • As the lungs tend to be vulnerable organs due to their exposure to harmful particles in the air, several things can cause an acute exacerbation of COPD: Respiratory infection, being responsible for approximately half of COPD exacerbations. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study documents trends in the reported rate of acute HB disease since 1992 and examines factors bearing on the rate of infection throughout the period of program implementation. (lww.com)
  • In the final Poisson regression model, the rate of acute HB infection was significantly associated with year, urban region and lower vaccine uptake. (lww.com)
  • Preventing H pylori infection may help reduce pediatric diarrheal disease. (aappublications.org)
  • 1-8 Chronic infection with H pylori -which is typically acquired in childhood and persists throughout life-causes a variety of chronic diseases: duodenal 9 , ,10 and gastric 11 ulcers, gastric cancer, 12 , ,13 and gastric lymphoma. (aappublications.org)
  • 14 , ,15 The health effects of acute H pylori infection, however, are unknown. (aappublications.org)
  • We hypothesize that acute H pylori infection leads to an increase in diarrheal illness for several months after infection. (aappublications.org)
  • Sadly, warm weather brings with it loads of ticks, and thereby Lyme disease-that notorious infection caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi, which is transmitted to humans through a bite from an infected black-legged or deer tick . (mindbodygreen.com)
  • New consensus definition of acute kidney injury accurately predicts 30-day mortality in patients with cirrhosis and infection. (springer.com)
  • Over the past 25 years, important advances have occurred in understanding the etiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of acute PID. (hindawi.com)
  • Guilherme L, Ramasawmy R, Kalil J. Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease: genetics and pathogenesis. (freemd.com)
  • These inflammatory pathways are central to the pathogenesis of Crohn's Disease and inflammatory bowel diseases. (cnbc.com)
  • Incidence, aetiology, pathogenesis and management of AKI will depend on the liver disease in question-acute liver failure, decompensated liver disease, acute-on-chronic liver failure or post liver transplantation. (springer.com)
  • Symptoms of chronic renal disease may not be present until renal disease is quite severe. (vetinfo.com)
  • Once symptoms are present, they are very similar to those of acute renal disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • A multivariate logistic regression analysis of patient symptoms and signs and laboratory findings associated with the diagnosis of acute pelvic inflammatory disease was performed with use of data from 628 women who were clinically diagnosed as having the disease for the first time at the University of Lund, Sweden. (nih.gov)
  • In 414 women (65.9%) acute pelvic inflammatory disease was laparoscopically confirmed. (nih.gov)
  • Acute canine kidney disease is the sudden interruption of kidney function without time for adaptive mechanisms to begin. (vetinfo.com)
  • Treatment of acute kidney disease in dogs includes administering fluids under the skin or by IV, diuretics to enhance urine output, medications to enhance blood flow to the kidneys and to control blood pressure, control of vomiting and diarrhea, and proper nutrition with high fat, high carbohydrate, and decreased protein diet. (vetinfo.com)
  • Chronic canine kidney disease differs from the acute form in that the loss of kidney function happens over weeks to months rather than suddenly. (vetinfo.com)
  • With the chronic form of the disease, the kidneys will try to compensate for the damage to the functional cells of the kidney, called nephrons, by enlarging the remaining undamaged nephrons. (vetinfo.com)
  • Treatment of chronic canine kidney disease is aimed at controlling the symptoms of the disease and slowing the progression of the illness. (vetinfo.com)
  • The prognosis for chronic canine kidney disease is poor. (vetinfo.com)
  • Therefore, in the present study, we determined whether EPO could exert an impact on the dynamics of macrophages in a well-established model of rhabdomyolysis-induced acute kidney injury and explored the potential mechanisms. (nature.com)
  • Patients were categorized as having preserved kidney function (n=3154), mild to moderate chronic kidney disease (n=2313), or severe chronic kidney disease (n=752) at the time of hospital admission. (nih.gov)
  • In-hospital death rates declined over time among patients with chronic kidney disease, whereas these death rates remained unchanged among persons with normal kidney function. (nih.gov)
  • Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a potentially lethal condition for which no therapy is available beyond replacement of renal function. (biologists.org)
  • Recent literature on acute kidney injury (AKI) has very clearly demonstrated an increasing risk of morbidity and mortality with increasing severity of AKI in critically ill children. (springer.com)
  • The peculiarities of liver disease, especially the fact that the usual criteria of diagnosing AKI in patients with non-liver disease (urine output and serum creatinine) cannot be accurately assessed in patients with liver disease, impedes diagnosis and follow up of kidney injury. (springer.com)
  • Kaddourah A, Basu RK, Bagshaw SM, Goldstein SL, Investigators A. Epidemiology of acute kidney injury in children and young adults. (springer.com)
  • Garcia-Tsao G, Parikh CR, Viola A. Acute kidney injury in cirrhosis. (springer.com)
  • Risk factors and outcomes of acute kidney injury in patients with acute liver failure. (springer.com)
  • Our objective was to obtain a generalizable estimate of in-hospital mortality from acute exacerbation of COPD in the United States and to identify predictors of in-hospital mortality using administrative data. (nih.gov)
  • Mortality during hospitalization in this nationwide sample of patients with acute exacerbations of COPD was lower than that of previous studies of select populations. (nih.gov)
  • Our results indicate that the use of administrative data can help to identify subsets of patients with acute exacerbations of COPD that are at higher risk of in-hospital mortality. (nih.gov)
  • Bats, probably the most abundant, diverse, and geographically dispersed vertebrates on earth, have recently been shown to be the reservoir hosts of a variety of zoonotic viruses responsible for severe human disease outbreaks, some with very high mortality ( 9 ). (pnas.org)
  • We know this can be frightening for parents," said Nancy Messonnier, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. (usatoday.com)
  • What parents should know about the polio-like paralyzing disease the CDC is warning about "We know this can be frightening for parents," said Nancy Messonnier, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. (usatoday.com)
  • Nancy Messonnier, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, said this "dramatic" and serious disease is causing a lot of concern nationwide. (usatoday.com)
  • To evaluate this potential association, the researchers performed a retrospective analysis of 67,898 patients discharged between 2008 and 2013 and confirmed the primary discharge diagnoses as acute exacerbations of respiratory diseases. (healio.com)
  • This is the first report of an orthoreovirus in association with acute human respiratory diseases. (pnas.org)
  • Mounting evidence indicates that the presence of measurable ("minimal") residual disease (MRD), defined as posttherapy persistence of leukemic cells at levels below morphologic detection, is a strong, independent prognostic marker of increased risk of relapse and shorter survival in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and can be used to refine risk-stratification and treatment response assessment. (nih.gov)
  • There is now consistent evidence for the prognostic power of minimal residual disease evaluation in acute myeloid leukemia, which is complementary to the baseline prognostic assessment of the disease. (mdpi.com)
  • Selected microRNAs ( n = 10) were replicated in independent cohorts of serum samples taken at aGvHD diagnosis ( n = 42) and prior to disease onset (day 14 post-HSCT, n = 47) to assess their prognostic potential. (frontiersin.org)
  • Model for end-stage liver disease score and systemic inflammatory response are major prognostic factors in patients with cirrhosis and acute functional renal failure. (springer.com)
  • Effects of statins on nonlipid serum markers associated with cardiovascular disease: a systematic review," Annals of Internal Medicine , vol. 139, no. 8, pp. 670-682, 2003. (hindawi.com)
  • Advance knowledge in biomarkers of acute cardiovascular disease through research and education, including the preanalytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing. (aacc.org)
  • Establish an international forum with a focus on laboratory medicine for laboratory professionals, physicians, individuals in industry, regulatory agencies and other stakeholders with an interest in biomarkers of acute cardiovascular diseases. (aacc.org)
  • Toe brachial index predicts major acute cardiovascular events in patients with type 2 diabetes independently of arterial stiffness. (harvard.edu)
  • Liver disease that occurs during pregnancy can present a challenge for healthcare providers. (medscape.com)
  • Certain liver diseases are uniquely associated with pregnancy, whereas others are unrelated. (medscape.com)
  • [ 1 ] Liver disease such as acute viral hepatitis can occur in pregnancy, and pregnancy may occur in a patient with underlying chronic liver disease, including patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension, and patients who have undergone liver transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • Ultrasonography is safe and the preferred imaging modality for the assessment of abnormal liver studies suggestive of biliary tract disease. (medscape.com)
  • Pregnancy-related diseases are the most frequent causes of liver dysfunction during pregnancy and exhibit a trimester-specific occurrence during pregnancy. (medscape.com)
  • Antioxidative status of patients with alcoholic liver disease in southeastern Taiwan. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Acute liver failure is a rare, serious condition. (childliverdisease.org)
  • Acute liver failure is when liver cells suddenly die or stop functioning normally. (childliverdisease.org)
  • In the past acute liver failure has been called fulminant liver failure. (childliverdisease.org)
  • What can cause acute liver failure? (childliverdisease.org)
  • Your child will be transferred from a local hospital to a specialist centre so they can be looked after by a team who have more experience looking after children with acute liver failure. (childliverdisease.org)
  • Liver disease follows a fairly predictable course. (petwave.com)
  • Causes & Prevention of Liver Disease in Dogs: Veterinarian reviewed information that explains the causes of dog Liver Disease, including how it may be prevented. (petwave.com)
  • Identifying the symptoms and signs of Liver Disease in dogs is the first step to knowing if your dog requires medical attention. (petwave.com)
  • Treating Liver Disease in Dogs: Veterinarian reviewed information on the treatment options for dog Liver Disease. (petwave.com)
  • However, AKI in the setting of liver disease has not been extensively studied. (springer.com)
  • Therefore, AKI in liver disease can be a challenging entity for the treating clinician, right from diagnosing its aetiology to the management. (springer.com)
  • In this chapter, we explore the existing pathophysiological basis, treatment modalities and controversies in the diagnosis and treatment of AKI in paediatric patients with liver disease and discuss our own personal practice in this condition. (springer.com)
  • Factors related to post-liver transplantation acute renal failure. (springer.com)
  • Moore K. Renal failure in acute liver failure. (springer.com)
  • Slack A, Yeoman A, Wendon J. Renal dysfunction in chronic liver disease. (springer.com)
  • Inaccuracies of creatinine and creatinine-based equations in candidates for liver transplantation with low creatinine: impact on the model for end-stage liver disease score. (springer.com)
  • Here, we discuss the symptoms of acute vs chronic Lyme disease and how to get the help you need. (mindbodygreen.com)
  • CHICAGO - The treatment of Graves disease with the antithyroid drug methimazole is associated with a significantly increased risk of acute pancreatitis, and although cases are rare, the risk justifies warnings about this potential adverse event, according to a nationwide controlled study in Denmark spanning more than 20 years. (medscape.com)
  • Prevention of these long-term sequelae is dependent upon development of treatment strategies based on knowledge of the microbiologic etiology of acute PID. (hindawi.com)
  • As a consequence, treatment regimens for acute PID should provide broad spectrum coverage that is effective against these microorganisms. (hindawi.com)
  • As a result, major paradigm shifts have occurred in our approach to the treatment of acute PID. (hindawi.com)
  • Today, the polymicrobic etiology of PID is well established and has led to utilization of broad spectrum antimicrobial regimens for treatment of acute PID [ 1 , 2 , 17 , 18 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Such treatment regimens are dependent upon an understanding of the microbiologic etiology of acute PID. (hindawi.com)
  • Why this is important:- Limited evidence is available on the effectiveness of different opioid formulations, routes of administration and adjunct therapies in the treatment of an acute painful sickle cell episode. (nice.org.uk)
  • Supplementation with molasses may have therapeutic value in the treatment of acute myelogeneous leukemia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Tamoxifen therapy has been associated with the development of acute myeloid leukemia during breast cancer treatment. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • PUD is associated with severe acute pancreatitis according to the APACHE II score, and treatment for PUD should be considered for patients with severe acute pancreatitis. (biomedsearch.com)
  • To evaluate the effect of treatment without aspirin in the acute phase of Kawasaki disease (KD) and to determine whether it is necessary to expose children to high- or medium-dose aspirin. (aappublications.org)
  • The results of our study indicate that the treatment without aspirin in acute stage of KD had no effect on the response rate of IVIG therapy, duration of fever, or incidence of CAAs when children were treated with high-dose (2 g/kg) IVIG as a single infusion, despite treatment before or after day 5 of illness. (aappublications.org)
  • 7 The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of treatment without aspirin in acute KD from 10 years' experience in a single medical center, and we discuss the need for adding aspirin to the initial treatment of acute KD. (aappublications.org)
  • Further research into leukaemia, and indeed other cancers, will allow researchers to understand the patterns of how the disease develops and how patients are going to respond to treatment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Decreased diversity was linked with worse injury to the lungs, more intensive treatment and elevated levels of a protein called pentraxin-3, which is an indicator of inflammation and disease severity. (eurekalert.org)
  • A recently-completed internal review of the Crohn's Disease program reinforced Mesoblast's intention to complete the ongoing Phase 3 trial in adult patients with Crohn's Disease refractory to treatment with steroids, classic immunosuppressives and biologic therapy. (cnbc.com)
  • Patients with moderate to severe Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI) of at least 220, who had previously failed treatment with steroids and other immunosuppressive agents, were given two infusions of Prochymal® seven days apart. (cnbc.com)
  • 6. People with a painful attack of sickle cell disease are given information before they leave hospital on how to get specialist support, how to get extra medication and how to manage any side effects of the treatment. (nice.org.uk)
  • Guidelines for treatment of acute lung diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baiocco PJ, Korelitz B. The influence of inflammatory bowel disease and its treatment on pregnancy and fetal outcome. (springer.com)
  • As such, its application in acute myeloid leukemia has greatly increased our ability to quantify treatment response, and to determine the chemosensitivity of the disease, as the final product of the drug schedule, dose intensity, biodistribution, and the pharmakogenetic profile of the patient. (mdpi.com)
  • Still, as final standardization and diffusion of the methods are sorted out, we believe that minimal residual disease will soon become the new standard for evaluating response in the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia. (mdpi.com)
  • Over 40,000 hematopoietic stem cell transplants (HSCTs) are carried out in Europe each year ( 1 ) as curative treatment for a range of hematological diseases, including leukemia and lymphoma. (frontiersin.org)
  • An example of acute pancreatitis developing five weeks after initial treatment with 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) and methylprednisolone for severe Crohn's disease is reported in a 37 year old female patient. (bmj.com)
  • The pilot trial also demonstrated that Lactobacillus reuteri treatment of children with gastroenteritis showed much promise for the mitigation of damage caused by acute diarrhoeal disease. (grandchallenges.ca)
  • The most frequent causes of acute limb ischemia are embolism, thrombosis, and trauma. (springer.com)
  • Gallstones and alcohol abuse are the most common causes of acute pancreatitis, accounting for 60-80% of cases ( 2 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • With six notable case reports of acute pancreatitis associated with methimazole therapy, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) issued a warning about the risk in January 2019, prompting a change in product labeling to include acute pancreatitis as a serious side effect. (medscape.com)
  • Patients entering this study had suffered from Crohn's Disease for an average of 14.2 years, and 80% of the patients required prior surgical intervention to treat their Crohn's disease. (cnbc.com)
  • Incidence of Crohn's disease in Cardiff over 60 years: 1986-1990 an update. (springer.com)
  • Incidence of juvenile-onset Crohn's disease in Scotland. (springer.com)
  • The incidence of Crohn's disease in Cardiff over the last 75 years: an update for 1996-2005. (springer.com)
  • Munkholm P. Crohn's disease-occurrence, course and prognosis. (springer.com)
  • Munkholm P. Pregnancy, fertility, and disease course in patients with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. (springer.com)
  • Surgical resections in parous patients with distal ileal and colonic Crohn's disease. (springer.com)
  • Multiple blood transfusions reduce the recurrence rate of Crohn's disease. (springer.com)
  • Acute pancreatitis complicating Crohn's disease: mere coincidence or causality? (bmj.com)
  • This case report supports the concept of an association between acute pancreatitis and Crohn's disease. (bmj.com)
  • Infusion of donor ILC2s was effective in reducing the lethality of aGVHD and in treating lower GI tract disease. (jci.org)
  • LOS ANGELES - In Pittsburgh, elevations of nitrogen dioxide were retrospectively associated with ED visits for acute exacerbations of respiratory disease, according to recent study findings presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting. (healio.com)
  • Common bacterial pathogens of acute exacerbations include Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Moraxella catarrhalis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Bronchitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (AECB) Archived 2006-04-06 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crude oil exposure has been linked to acute myelogenous leukemia and multiple myeloma, in part due to benzene. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Offshore workers have a higher risk of acute myelogenous leukemia, probably due to benzene exposure. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Friman G, Fohlman J. The epidemiology of viral heart disease. (medscape.com)
  • Acute Viral Diseases and Immune System Conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Acute Viral Diseases and Immune System Conference. (waset.org)
  • It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Acute Viral Diseases and Immune System Conference. (waset.org)
  • 2016) Genomic Classification And Prognosis In Acute Myeloid Leukemia. (cancerresearchuk.org)
  • Trends in Capability of Hospitals to Provide Definitive Acute Care for Children: 2008 to 2016. (harvard.edu)
  • Researchers studying the genetic make-up of an aggressive blood cancer called acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) have discovered that it exists in at least 11 different forms. (cancerresearchuk.org)
  • Scientists at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their international collaborators have shown that Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) is not a single disorder, but at least 11 different diseases, and that genetic changes explain differences in survival among young AML patients. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) is an aggressive blood cancer that affects people of all ages, often requiring months of intensive chemotherapy in hospital. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Tanshinone IIA inhibits acute promyelocytic leukemia cell proliferation and induces their apoptosis in vivo. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • A subgroup of AML exhibiting a favorable prognosis, acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) with a PMLRARA translocation, expressed less SHB mRNA than AML tumors in general. (diva-portal.org)
  • Matching each case with four controls, there was no increased risk of acute pancreatitis for the highest vs lowest quartiles of the cumulative drug doses for methimazole (OR, 0.98) or PTU (OR, 0.86). (medscape.com)
  • Nor was there any association between a cumulative dose effect (low, intermediate, or high) of either drug with the risk of acute pancreatitis (OR, 1.00 for both drugs). (medscape.com)
  • however, we found no evidence of a cumulative dose effect of methimazole or PTU in the risk of acute pancreatitis," said Hegedus, who is with the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Odense University Hospital, Denmark. (medscape.com)
  • OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to assess the risk of acute pancreatitis in patients with type 2 diabetes compared with that in patients without diabetes. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS These data suggest that patients with type 2 diabetes may have an increased risk of acute pancreatitis and biliary disease. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • therefore, it seems likely that the risk of acute pancreatitis in patients with type 2 diabetes would be higher than that of the general population. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Learn what the Acute and Communicable Disease Prevention section is doing to promote health equity. (oregon.gov)
  • ACDC's mission is to reduce the incidence of communicable disease (other than TB , STDs , and HIV/AIDS ) in Los Angeles County through prevention, surveillance, and outbreak control. (lacounty.gov)
  • Evaluating measurable residual disease in acute myeloid leukemia. (nih.gov)
  • Ginsenoside Rg3 inhibits HIF-1α and VEGF expression in patients with acute leukemia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Objective: The mouse Shb gene coding for the Src Homology 2-domain containing adapter protein B has recently been placed in context of BCRABL1 -induced myeloid leukemia in mice and the current study was performed in order to relate SHB to human acute myeloid leukemia (AML). (diva-portal.org)
  • Minimal Residual Disease in Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Still a Work in Progress? (mdpi.com)
  • The association between a familial history of autoimmune disease and childhood acute leukemia was investigated in a French case-control study that, overall, was designed to assess the role of perinatal, infectious, environmental, and genetic factors in the etiology of childhood acute leukemia. (aacrjournals.org)
  • The results suggest that a familial history of autoimmune thyroid disease may be associated with childhood acute leukemia. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Previous studies have suggested that autoimmune diseases overall (1 , 2) and specifically autoimmune thyroid diseases (1) , multiple sclerosis (3) , and ulcerative necrosis (4) among family members might be associated with childhood leukemia. (aacrjournals.org)
  • The present study was designed to assess the role of environmental and genetic factors in the etiology of childhood acute leukemia. (aacrjournals.org)
  • In this study, autoimmune diseases were identified by specific questions, and the present paper analyzes the relationship between childhood leukemia and a reported familial history of diabetes mellitus, thyroid disease, rheumatoid arthritis, or other autoimmune disease among first- or second-degree relatives. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Infectious and noninfectious acute pericarditis in children: an 11-year experience. (medscape.com)
  • To prevent and control infectious disease (excluding TB , STD , and HIV/AIDS ) in Los Angeles County by implementing tools for surveillance, outbreak response, education, and preparedness activities. (lacounty.gov)
  • The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal22(10):874-878, October 2003. (lww.com)
  • SARS cases provided a test of recent reforms in International Health Regulations designed to increase surveillance and reporting of infectious diseases-and to enhance cooperation in preventing the international spread of disease. (jrank.org)
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases , 9 (9), 1183-1184. (cdc.gov)
  • Rapid isolation of the adult patients contributed to reduced frequency of exposure for children in that household, which is in contrast to the usual infectious diseases of childhood (since children do not have immunity against many age-old microbes). (cdc.gov)
  • For patients who are at low risk for acute PE, use the Pulmonary Embolism Rule-out Criteria (PERC) to exclude the diagnosis without further diagnostic testing. (acep.org)
  • In adult patients with low to intermediate pretest probability for acute pulmonary embolism (PE), does a negative age-adjusted D-dimer result identify a group of patients at very low risk for the diagnosis of PE for whom no additional diagnostic workup is required? (acep.org)
  • In adult patients diagnosed with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), is initiation of anticoagulation and discharge from the emergency department (ED) safe? (acep.org)
  • Selected patients with acute PE who are at low risk for adverse outcomes as determined by Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI), simplified PESI (sPESI), or the Hestia criteria may be safely discharged from the ED on anticoagulation, with close outpatient follow-up. (acep.org)
  • Acute Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( Copd ) As The. (bartleby.com)
  • The study population included 71 130 patients aged 40 years or older with an acute exacerbation of COPD at hospital discharge. (nih.gov)
  • An acute exacerbation of COPD is associated with increased frequency and severity of coughing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. (cdc.gov)
  • More cases of a polio-like disease are affecting children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (usatoday.com)
  • The CDC recommends people follow normal disease prevention steps, including staying current on vaccines, washing hands and wearing insect repellent. (usatoday.com)
  • Regardless of one's profession education should be a part of the job to promote health and disease prevention. (bartleby.com)
  • Disease prevention and control is a cooperative effort involving health care providers, local and state health department personnel and members of the community. (oregon.gov)
  • This includes collecting and analyzing disease reports, studying risk factors, protecting exposed individuals and families, developing guidelines for disease prevention and control, and planning and responding to public health emergencies involving communicable diseases. (oregon.gov)
  • Currently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 300,000 people contract Lyme disease in the U.S. every year-but many experts believe the true number of cases is much higher and that many people go undiagnosed (due, in part, to ineffective diagnostic tests ). (mindbodygreen.com)
  • 2015 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of pericardial diseases: The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Management of Pericardial Diseases of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). (medscape.com)
  • Available at https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/ten-points-to-remember/2015/10/30/12/01/2015-esc-guidelines-for-the-diagnosis-and-management-of-pericardial-diseases . (medscape.com)
  • Differential diagnosis of acute pericarditis from normal variant early repolarization and left ventricular hypertrophy with early repolarization: an electrocardiographic study. (medscape.com)
  • In patients older than 50 years deemed to be low or intermediate risk for acute PE, clinicians may use a negative age-adjusted D-dimer* result to exclude the diagnosis of PE. (acep.org)
  • We report rare manifestation of a common disease and emphasize the importance of considering LD in the differential diagnosis of acute transverse myelitis, particularly in residents of endemic areas. (prohealth.com)
  • The combination of surgical embolectomy and endovascular techniques may improve outcomes of patients with acute lower limb ischemia. (springer.com)
  • In the present study, the GWTG-CAD database was queried to determine outcomes and compliance with practice guidelines for ACS patients as a function of the presence and extent of prior vascular disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • however, Hegedus told Medscape Medical News he knew of no reports linking acute pancreatitis with hyperthyroidism. (medscape.com)
  • Association between acute pancreatitis and peptic ulcer disease. (biomedsearch.com)
  • AIM: To evaluate the relationship between peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and acute pancreatitis. (biomedsearch.com)
  • METHODS: A cohort of 78 patients with acute pancreatitis were included in this study. (biomedsearch.com)
  • RESULTS: Among 78 patients, 41 patients (52.6%) with acute pancreatitis suffered from PUD, but only 13 (31.7%) patients with PUD were infected by H. pylori. (biomedsearch.com)
  • CONCLUSION: Patients with acute pancreatitis are liable to suffer from PUD. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Research of Acute Interstitial Pneumonia has been linked to Pancreatitis, Autoimmune Reaction, Autoimmune Diseases, Disorders Of Porphyrin Metabolism, Acute Intermittent Porphyria. (novusbio.com)
  • We also examined the risk of biliary disease (defined as occurrence of cholelithiasis, acute cholecystitis, or cholecystectomy), which is a major cause of pancreatitis. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Eligible patients (≥18 years) were enrolled for at least 12 continuous months (1999-2005), with no incident events of pancreatitis or biliary disease during that 1 year baseline period. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • ICD-9 codes were also used to identify cases of pancreatitis and biliary disease. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • RESULTS The type 2 diabetic cohort had a 2.83-fold (95% CI 2.61-3.06) greater risk of pancreatitis and 1.91-fold (1.84-1.99) greater risk of biliary disease compared with the nondiabetic cohort. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Acute pancreatitis is an inflammatory condition of the pancreas. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Worldwide annual incidence of acute pancreatitis varies 10-fold, with western countries reporting an increased incidence over the past 40 years ( 1 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • The etiology of acute pancreatitis remains unknown in ∼20% of patients ( 3 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Acute pancreatitis is a risk factor for subsequent development of recurrent pancreatitis in 4-14% of patients ( 4 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • The reason for the increased incidence of acute pancreatitis is unknown. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • There was no evidence of acute or chronic pancreatitis. (bmj.com)
  • These RCTs should be conducted separately in adults and children, and cover the duration of the acute painful episode. (nice.org.uk)
  • Etiologies and outcome of acute renal insufficiency in older adults: a renal biopsy study of 259 cases. (springer.com)
  • There are vaccines to prevent pneumococcal disease in children and adults. (lacounty.gov)
  • Submit your Twitter account related to Acute Interstitial Pneumonia to be featured! (novusbio.com)
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  • Conversely when steroid-resistant nephrotic children are hospitalized for an acute episode of hypovolemia, sepsis, peritonitis, and exposure to nephrotoxic medications and/or ACE inhibitors, AKI complicates NS in about half of them. (springer.com)
  • Acute meningococcal disease (caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis ) is a potentially devastating cause of severe sepsis . (rch.org.au)
  • The most recognisable presentations of acute meningococcal disease are sepsis with a progressive non-blanching petechial/purpuric rash, and meningitis with or without sepsis and rash. (rch.org.au)
  • Kawasaki disease (KD) is an acute vasculitis of unknown aetiology occurring mostly in infants and young children. (mja.com.au)
  • Disease outbreak - Acute Hepatitis E - Nigeria - 12 July 2017. (who.int)
  • The quality standard for sickle cell acute painful episode (a painful attack of sickle cell disease) is made up of 6 statements that describe high-quality care for people with painful sickle cell disease. (nice.org.uk)
  • 1. People who go to hospital with a painful attack of sickle cell disease have their pain, blood pressure, blood oxygen levels, heart rate, breathing rate and temperature checked, and are given the right amount of pain relief within 30 minutes of arriving. (nice.org.uk)
  • 2. People with a painful attack of sickle cell disease have their pain relief checked every 30 minutes until they are comfortable and then at least every 4 hours until they leave hospital or their episode has ended. (nice.org.uk)
  • 3. People with a painful attack of sickle cell disease who are taking strong painkillers (strong opioids) are checked for possible side effects every hour for the first 6 hours and then at least every 4 hours until they leave hospital or their episode has ended. (nice.org.uk)
  • 5. People with a painful attack of sickle cell disease are cared for by healthcare professionals who can follow locally agreed procedures for managing the condition and can get support from specialist centres if needed. (nice.org.uk)
  • The Management of Sickle Cell Disease (NIH Publication No. 02-2117). (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Sickle cell disease and other hemoglobinopathies. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • It is unique to sickle cell disease (SCD). (stjude.org)
  • Children with sickle cell disease are at risk for repeat episodes of ACS. (stjude.org)
  • These mice develop similar pathology as the first mouse model, but with a delayed onset and slower disease progression, which indicates that GCase deficiency within microglial cells that are of hematopoietic origin is not the primary determinant of the CNS pathology. (pnas.org)
  • Differential microRNAs can also be detected at day 14 post-HSCT, prior to disease onset. (frontiersin.org)