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*  Cardiac marker
Most of the early markers identified were enzymes, and as a result, the term "cardiac enzymes" is sometimes used. However, not ... NISSEN NI, RANLOV P, WEIS-FOGH J (July 1965). "EVALUATION OF FOUR DIFFERENT SERUM ENZYMES IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL ... Measuring cardiac biomarkers can be a step toward making a diagnosis for a condition. Whereas cardiac imaging often confirms a ... Lippi, G.; Mattiuzzi, C.; Comelli, I.; Cervellin, G. (2013). "Glycogen phosphorylase isoenzyme BB in the diagnosis of acute ...
*  DiGeorge syndrome
This often makes early diagnosis difficult. Children with 22q11.2DS have a specific profile in neuropsychological tests. They ... Individuals with 22q11.2DS also have a higher risk of developing early onset Parkinson's disease (PD). Diagnosis of PD in ... Prenatal Diagnosis. 35 (8): 801-809. doi:10.1002/pd.4613. PMID 25962607. "Di George's syndrome". 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code ... Diagnosis is suspected based on the symptoms and confirmed by genetic testing. Although there is no cure, treatment can improve ...
*  Reye syndrome
Early diagnosis improves outcomes. Treatment is supportive. Mannitol may be used to help with the brain swelling. The first ... The diagnosis of "Reye Syndrome" greatly decreased in the 1980s, when genetic testing for inborn errors of metabolism was ...
*  Henry McKee Minton
Early Diagnosis of Tuberculosis. Notes Minton's aunt, Mrs. Abbie P. Syphax of Washington, had married Douglas Syphax of ... Minton, Henry McKee (1913). The Early History of Negroes in Business in Philadelphia. The American Negro Historical Society. ...
*  Mechanism of action of aspirin
Early diagnosis is vital; while most children recover with supportive therapy, severe brain injury or death are potential ... anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties was unknown through the drug's heyday in the early- to mid-twentieth century; ...
*  Posterior cortical atrophy
Images of PCA patient's brains are often compared to AD patient images to assist diagnosis. Due to the early onset of PCA in ... This variation within the images will assist in early diagnosis of PCA; however, as the years go on the images will become ... The early visual impairments of a PCA patient have often led to an incorrect referral to an ophthalmologist, which can result ... At this early stage PCA patients will show brain atrophy more centrally located in the right posterior lobe and occipital gyrus ...
*  Sanfilippo syndrome
If an early diagnosis is made, bone marrow replacement may be beneficial. Although the missing enzyme can be manufactured and ... 1] The diagnosis may be confirmed by assay of enzyme levels in tissue samples and gene sequencing. Prenatal diagnosis is ... Neonatal screening programs would provide the earliest possible diagnosis. The flavonoid genistein decreases the pathological ... The life-span of an affected child does not usually extend beyond late teens to early twenties. Although the clinical features ...
*  HFE hereditary haemochromatosis
Early diagnosis is vital as the late effects of iron accumulation can be wholly prevented by periodic phlebotomies (by ... The classic triad of cirrhosis, bronze skin and diabetes is not as common any more because of earlier diagnosis. The more ... December 2007). "Changing aspects of HFE-related hereditary haemochromatosis and endeavours to early diagnosis". Neth J Med. 65 ... The arthropathy can therefore be an early clue as to the diagnosis of haemochromatosis. Based on the history, the doctor might ...
*  Homans sign
Shafer N. & Duboff S. (1971). "Physical signs in the early diagnosis of thrombophlebitis," Angiology 22:18-30. Urbano, Frank ( ... Signs and symptoms of DVT in general are not sufficiently sensitive or specific to make a diagnosis, being helpful only to help ... Baker, W.F. Jr (1998). "Diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism". Med. Clin. North Am. 82 (3, May): 459-476 ... Urbano, Frank L. (2001). "Review of Clinical Signs: Homans' Sign in the Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis" (PDF). Hospital ...
*  Vulvar cancer
Thus, early diagnosis is important. Vulvar cancer causes less than 1% of all cancer cases and deaths but around 6% of all ... In cases of early vulvar cancer, the surgery may be less extensive and consist of wide excision or a simple vulvectomy. Surgery ... Stages I and II describe the early stages of vulvar cancer that still appear to be confined to the site of origin. Stage III ... The disease accounts for only 0.6% of cancer diagnoses but 5% of gynecologic cancers in the United States. The labia majora are ...
*  Bancroft's sign
MOSES WR (February 1946). "The early diagnosis of phlebothrombosis". N. Engl. J. Med. 234: 288-91. doi:10.1056/ ...
*  Causes of mental disorders
Mental Disorders: MedlinePlus Perry, SW (1990). "Organic mental disorders caused by HIV: Update on early diagnosis and ... As stated earlier, both financial problems and substance abuse can cause mental illnesses to develop. Mental disorders have ... Early social privation, or lack of ongoing, harmonious, secure, committed relationships, have been implicated in the ... This has been reported to be likely due to the complexity of interactions between genes, environmental events, and early ...
*  Pain out of proportion
"Early diagnosis of necrotizing fasciitis". The British Journal of Surgery. 101 (1): e119-125. doi:10.1002/bjs.9371. ISSN 1365- ...
*  Dravet syndrome
Yakoub, M; Dulac, O; Jambaqué, I; Chiron, C; Plouin, P (September 1992). "Early diagnosis of severe myoclonic epilepsy in ... "NICE: Epilepsies: diagnosis and management". Retrieved 1 January 2016. "SCN1A Patients Advised to Avoid Sodium Channel Blockers ...
*  Alzheimer's disease
The early stages of Alzheimer's disease are difficult to diagnose. A definitive diagnosis is usually made once cognitive ... The Accurate Diagnosis of Early-onset Dementia. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 2006;36(4):401-12. doi:10.2190 ... Pasquier F. Early diagnosis of dementia: neuropsychology. Journal of Neurology. 1999;246(1):6-15. doi:10.1007/s004150050299. ... C-PIB-PET for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease dementia and other dementias in people with mild cognitive impairment ...
*  Molluscum contagiosum
MedlinePlus Encyclopedia Molluscum Contagiosum Tyring SK (2003). "Molluscum contagiosum: the importance of early diagnosis and ... Diagnosis is made on the appearance; the virus cannot routinely be cultured. The diagnosis can be confirmed by excisional ... Ferri, Fred F. (2010). Ferri's differential diagnosis : a practical guide to the differential diagnosis of symptoms, signs, and ... Diagnosis is typically based on the appearance. Prevention includes hand washing and not sharing personal items. While ...
*  International FOP Association
"Early Diagnosis of Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva". Pediatrics.aappublications.org. Retrieved 2015-10-24. "Rare Diseases ... In the early 1980s, during his tenure at the National Institutes of Health as Chief of the Human Genetics Branch, he began ... In early 1988, Peeper started a newsletter called FOP Connection in collaboration with Nancy Sando, one of the respondents. In ... In early 2017, IFOPA closed its Orlando office and moved administrative operations to North Kansas City, Missouri. A ...
*  Wernicke's encephalopathy
In the clinical diagnosis should be remembered that early symptoms are nonspecific, and it has been stated that WE may present ... Vasconcelos, M. M.; Silva, K. P.; Vidal, G.; Silva, A. F.; Domingues, R. C.; Berditchevsky, C. R. (1999). "Early diagnosis of ... both as a resource for diagnosis and treatment. The diagnosis is highly supported by the response to parenteral thiamine, but ... Early symptoms are nonspecific, and it has been stated that WE may present nonspecific findings. In Wernicke Korsakoff's ...
*  Oncology
Curable with early diagnosis and treatment". Postgraduate Medicine. 106 (3): 149-152, 157-159. doi:10.3810/pgm.1999.09.686. ... by reduction of risk factors like tobacco and alcohol consumption Early diagnosis - screening of common cancers and ... Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A medical professional who ... The median age of cancer diagnosis is 66 years. Screening is recommended for cancers of breast, cervix, colon and lung. ...
*  Waldenström's macroglobulinemia
... in part this is because better diagnostic testing means early diagnosis and treatments. Older diagnosis and treatments resulted ... Criteria for diagnosis of WM- IMWG 2009 guidelines Leleu, X.; Gay, J.; Roccaro, A.; Moreau, A.; Poulain, S.; Dulery, R.; Champs ... A diagnosis of Waldenström's macroglobulinemia depends on a significant monoclonal IgM spike evident in blood tests and ... ISBN 0-9748327-1-5. van de Donk NW, Mutis T, Poddighe PJ, Lokhorst HM, Zweegman S (2016). "Diagnosis, risk stratification and ...
*  Dermatoscopy
Argenziano, G; Soyer, HP (July 2001). "Dermoscopy of pigmented skin lesions--a valuable tool for early diagnosis of melanoma". ... By magnifying pubic louse, it allows for rapid diagnosis of the difficult to see small insects. Aid in the diagnosis of warts. ... Aid in the diagnosis of scabies and pubic louse. By staining the skin with India ink, a dermatoscope can help identify the ... Aid in the diagnosis of fungal infections. To differentiate "black dot" tinea, or tinea capitis (fungal scalp infection) from ...
*  Obturator sign
Huang, Ih-Ping; Smith, C Daniel (August 2006). "Cope's Early Diagnosis of the Acute Abdomen, 21st Edition". Annals of Surgery. ... PMC 1602170 . Silen, William (revised by) (2005). Cope's early diagnosis of the acute abdomen (21st ed.). Oxford: Oxford ... The principles of the obturator sign in the diagnosis of appendicitis are similar to that of the psoas sign. The appendix is ... McGee, S. (2007). Evidence based physical diagnosis (2nd ed.). Philadelphia: Saunders. ...
*  Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
An earlier diagnosis of IPF is a prerequisite for earlier treatment and, potentially, improvement of the long-term clinical ... and pathologists experienced in the diagnosis of ILD is of the utmost importance to an accurate diagnosis. After diagnosis of ... Considering that IPF is a disease with a median survival of three years after diagnosis, early referral to a center with ... Assessment of "velcro" crackles on lung auscultation is a practical way to improve the earlier diagnosis of IPF. Fine crackles ...
*  Gallbladder cancer
Early diagnosis is not generally possible. People at high risk, such as women or Native Americans with gallstones, are ... When it is done as early as possible, patients have the best chance of long-term survival and even cure. Most tumors are ... If it is diagnosed early enough, it can be cured by removing the gallbladder, part of the liver and associated lymph nodes. ... Weakness Loss of appetite Weight loss Jaundice and vomiting due to obstruction Early symptoms mimic gallbladder inflammation ...
*  Professional Medical Film
Early treatment and diagnosis (34 min., color). PMF 5201 (1951) - Cancer - The Problem of Early Diagnosis; Early diagnosis and ... earliest and most common complaint; later disease development; signs of late stages; diagnoses (31 min; color). PMF 5141 (1951 ... Early Care of the Patient With a Spinal Cord Injury; Placement on litter and evacuation; traction for fractures; surgery for ... showing how he diagnoses and supervises treatment and reassignment of NP patients (33 min., From Navy Film MN 7499b). Features ...
*  Camelpox
... diagnosis can be based on symptoms. However, both Camel Contagious Ecthyma and Camel Papillomatosis cause ... that the reported cases of Camelpox infection in humans is low due to an immunity gained from exposure to camels during early ... Balamurugan, Vinayagamurthy (March 2009). "A Polymerase Chain Reaction Strategy for the Diagnosis of Camelpox". Journal of ...
*  Oral cancer
Early diagnosis of oral cancer patients would decrease mortality and help to improve treatment. Oral surgeons and dentists can ... A digital manual for the early diagnosis of oral neoplasia (IARC Screening Group) Information about oral cancers from Stanford ... Five-year survival rates in the United States are 63%. In its early stages, it can go unnoticed. It can be painless with slight ... Early stage symptoms can include persistent red or white patches, a non-healing ulcer, progressive swelling or enlargement, ...