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*  Alpha-1 antitrypsin
... causes the degradation especially of lung tissue and eventually leads to characteristic manifestations of pulmonary emphysema. ... 2: genetic aspects of alpha(1)-antitrypsin deficiency: phenotypes and genetic modifiers of emphysema risk". Thorax. 59 (3): 259 ... can lead to emphysema. Because A1AT is expressed in the liver, certain mutations in the gene encoding the protein can cause ... such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, in adults. Normally, A1AT leaves its site of origin, the liver, and joins the ...
*  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
... nonspecific chronic pulmonary disease, and diffuse obstructive pulmonary syndrome. The terms chronic bronchitis and emphysema ... If pulmonary rehabilitation improves mortality rates or hospital readmission rates is unclear. Pulmonary rehabilitation has ... While previously divided into emphysema and chronic bronchitis, emphysema is only a description of lung changes rather than a ... "Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Pulmonary Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition". Merck Manuals ...
*  Pulmonary interstitial emphysema
... (PIE) is a collection of air outside of the normal air space of the pulmonary alveoli, found ... The prevalence of pulmonary interstitial emphysema widely varies with the population studied. In a 1987 study 3% of infants ... Pulmonary interstitial emphysema is a concern in any of the following diagnosis: Prematurity Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS ... Pulmonary interstitial emphysema is more frequent in premature infants who require mechanical ventilation for severe lung ...
*  Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema
... describes a medical syndrome involving both pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema. The ... February 2006). "Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema: a distinct underrecognised entity". European Respiratory Journal. ... Jankowich, MD; Rounds, SI (January 2012). "Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema syndrome: a review". Chest. 141 (1): 222- ... Cottin, V; Cordier JF (June 2005). "Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema: an experimental and clinically relevant ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Respiratory Disorders: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Emphysema
An article about emphysema patients pulmonary function improving by very gentle rebounding on a mini-trampoline. ... Health Conditions and Diseases Respiratory Disorders Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Emphysema 9 ... National Emphysema Foundation Information about the organization that is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people ... Details about a clinical trial for those between the ages of forty and seventy four who have a confirmed diagnosis of emphysema ...
*  Papilledema
Cameron AJ (1933). "Marked papilloedema in pulmonary emphysema". Br J Ophthalmol. 17 (3): 167-9. doi:10.1136/bjo.17.3.167. PMC ...
*  Swyer-James syndrome
Swyer, PR; James, GCW (1953). "A case of unilateral pulmonary emphysema". Thorax. 8: 133-136. doi:10.1136/thx.8.2.133. PMC ... The characteristic radiographic appearance is that of pulmonary hyperlucency, caused by overdistention of the alveoli in ...
*  Fog fever
"Acute Bovine Pulmonary Edema and Emphysema in Beef Cattle: Causes and Prevention" (PDF). Dale C. Honeyfield, Department of ... "Acute bovine pulmonary edema and emphysema" (PDF). Rarnirez RR, Guadiana GS, Nevárez GAM, Trigo TFJ (in Spanish). 1993. ... This toxicity leads to emphysema and pulmonary edema which may cause death by asphyxiation. In the history of research into ... Fog fever refers to cattle refeeding syndrome which is clinically named Acute bovine pulmonary emphysema and edema (ABPEE) and ...
*  Elastase
... the main result is pulmonary emphysema. The rare disease cyclic hematopoeiesis (also called "cyclic neutropenia") is an ...
*  Tracheotomy
James H. Cullen (1 June 1963). "An Evaluation of Tracheostomy in Pulmonary Emphysema". Annals of Internal Medicine. 58 (6): 953 ... The many possible complications include hemorrhage, loss of airway, subcutaneous emphysema, wound infections, stomal cellulites ...
*  José Piñera Carvallo
He died of pulmonary emphysema in 1991. In university Piñera Carvallo joined the National Falange, the germ of the Christian ...
*  Lumleian Lectures
Gee, S. (1899). "The Lumleian Lectures on Bronchitis, Pulmonary Emphysema, and Asthma". The British Medical Journal. 1 (1995): ... Pulmonary Emphysema and Asthma 1900 Walter Butler Cheadle, On Some Cirrhoses of the Liver 1901 Joseph Frank Payne, On Cancer, ... Scadding, J. G. (1974). "Diffuse pulmonary alveolar fibrosis". Thorax. 29 (3): 271-281. doi:10.1136/thx.29.3.271. PMC 470146 . ... Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulation 1961 Leslie J. Witts, Some Aspects of the Pathology of Anaemia 1962 Robert Alexander ...
*  Jakub Chlebowski
1965 Mar 1;18:425-7. Polish) PATHOGENESIS OF PULMONARY EMPHYSEMA (Pol Arch Med Wewn. 1964;34:1401-3. Polish) EXCRETION OF ...
*  Deaths in May 2011
62] (Hebrew) Rolo Puente, 71, Argentine actor, pulmonary emphysema. [63] Tommy Wright, 83, Scottish footballer. [64] Dana ... 94] Cornell Dupree, 68, American jazz and R&B guitarist, complications from emphysema. [95] Gheorghe Guţiu, 87, Romanian ...
*  Enrico Martinelli
Two years later he died due to a pulmonary emphysema. The Via Enrico Martinelli in Modena is named in honour of the musician. ...
*  Ivan Lessa
Lessa died on June 8, 2012 from pulmonary emphysema in London. Lispector, Clarice (1986). The Foreign Legion: stories and ...
*  Passive smoking
Pulmonary emphysema can be induced in rats through acute exposure to sidestream tobacco smoke (30 cigarettes per day) over a ... "Pulmonary emphysema induced by passive smoking: an experimental study in rats". SciELO Brasil. 507184. Eren, U.; Kum, S.; ... Risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) According to a 2015 review, passive smoking may increase the risk of ... or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, though the accompanying editorial noted that "they may overemphasise the negative ...
*  Dolly Rudeman
Rudeman died in Amsterdam on 21 January 1980 of pulmonary emphysema. There were no obituaries. Although Rudeman died in ...
*  Word sense
The word "emphysema" without further specification usually refers to pulmonary emphysema. The word "cervix" without further ... The word "tuberculosis" without further specification usually refers to pulmonary tuberculosis. ...
*  Twilight Alley
... was euthanised in September 1976 due to pulmonary emphysema. Twilight Alley was inbred 4 x 4 to Gainsborough, ...
*  Serpin
Antitrypsin augmentation therapy is approved for severe antitrypsin deficiency-related pulmonary emphysema. In this therapy, ... Well-characterised serpinopathies include α1-antitrypsin deficiency (alpha-1), which may cause familial emphysema and sometimes ... causing emphysema, and antithrombin deficiency results in thrombosis. In the 1980s, it became clear that these inhibitors were ...
*  Aurelio Baldor
He died from pulmonary emphysema in Miami, FL, on April 2, 1978. His seven children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren ...
*  Paul Avery
Avery died of pulmonary emphysema in West Sound, Washington on December 10, 2000. Avery's family scattered his ashes in the San ... Despite his progressive illness with emphysema, Avery continued working in crime and journalism until the end of his life. ...
*  ABHD2
"Age-related pulmonary emphysema in mice lacking alpha/beta hydrolase domain containing 2 gene". Biochemical and Biophysical ... The ABHD2 gene is down regulated in the lungs of people with Emphysema. Analysis of ABHD2 deficiency in mice found a decrease ... The mice developed emphysema which was attributed to an increase in macrophage infiltration, increased inflammatory cytokine ... and that disruption of phospholipid metabolism in the alveoli may lead to the development of emphysema. Increased expression ...
*  Kenneth Tynan
On 26 July 1980, Tynan died in Santa Monica, California, of pulmonary emphysema, aged 53. He is buried in Holywell Cemetery, ... in hopes of easing his emphysema and to write a series of lengthy articles for The New Yorker.[citation needed] Kenneth Tynan ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Respiratory Disorders: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Support Groups
Sites in this category serve the support needs of people with Emphysema or similar conditions. The sites provide information ... Sites in this category serve the support needs of people with Emphysema or similar conditions. The sites provide information ... Health Conditions and Diseases Respiratory Disorders Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Support Groups 3 ...
*  Seijun Suzuki
He had been diagnosed with pulmonary emphysema and was permanently hooked up to a portable respirator. However, he attended the ... He died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. As a contract B director at Nikkatsu, Suzuki's films were made following a ...