• mellitus
  • In Nigeria where the plant is found in abundance, it performs both medicinal and nutritive functions, it is used in the preparation of soup, prevention of malaria fever, elimination of worms, treatment of stomach upset, induction of fertility in barren women and treatment of diabetic mellitus . (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Patients
  • diabetic patients on chronic hemodialysis remains controversial. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The study intends to examine the long-term effects of the replacement of UFH by LMWH (tinzaparin sodium) on cardio-vascular outcomes and on lipoprotein profiles in a large group of diabetic patients stable on HD. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Hemodialysed diabetic patients constitute a high-risk subset of patients for developing cardio-vascular disease, which accounts for nearly 50% of deaths. (bioportfolio.com)
  • After stratification for age, race and gender, cardio-vascular mortality is 10-20 times higher in these patients than in the general population. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Thus cardio-vascular risk factors in these patients should be managed early, aggressively and in a multi-factorial manner in order to reduce their high cardio-vascular morbidity and mortality. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Tinzaparin sodium is superior to UFH in terms of reducing the specified lipid parameters of stable diabetic patients on chronic hemodialysis. (bioportfolio.com)
  • 4 5 Patients with symptomatic extracranial high-grade carotid artery stenosis generally undergo surgery. (ahajournals.org)
  • 13 14 15 16 In the present study, we describe the benefits and pitfalls of echocontrast enhancement in patients with extracranial carotid artery high-grade stenosis or suspected subtotal stenosis or occlusion. (ahajournals.org)
  • Of these, 133 patients had extracranial carotid artery occlusion or high-grade stenosis. (ahajournals.org)
  • Diabetic retinopathy remains the major cause of blindness in developed countries in patients under 55 years of age and since it is avoidable in the majority of cases with current treatment techniques, early diagnosis and appropriate management are critically important. (cehjournal.org)
  • Some antihypertensive drugs have smaller blood pressure effects (as monotherapy) in Black patients, and many antihypertensive drugs have additional approved indications and effects (e.g., on angina, heart failure, or diabetic kidney disease). (drugs.com)
  • I teach nutrition therapy to many diabetic patients without HTN ( hypertension) that have been started on Lisinopril as preventive. (drugs.com)
  • This Patients' Guide will help you eat well all day long with our easy diabetic recipes. (endocrineweb.com)
  • DS patients also have a higher occurrence of smelly flatus and diarrhea, although both can usually be mitigated through diet, including avoiding simple carbohydrates. (wikipedia.org)
  • rats
  • Comparative studies on the hypoglycaemic, hypoproteinaemic, hypocholesterolaemic and hypolipidaemic properties of ethanolic and normal saline extracts of the root of Vernonia amygdalina in diabetic rats. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • hypertension
  • Elevated systolic or diastolic pressure causes increased cardiovascular risk, and the absolute risk increase per mmHg is greater at higher blood pressures, so that even modest reductions of severe hypertension can provide substantial benefit. (drugs.com)
  • Moderate
  • The primary advantage of duodenal switch (DS) surgery is that its combination of moderate intake restriction with substantial calorie malabsorption results in a higher percentage of excess weight loss versus a purely restrictive gastric bypass for all individuals In a Systemic Meta Analysis of the weight loss surgical procedures Buckwald et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their "neutral risk" category should be interpreted as insufficient evidence that the dog breed genetically shows a high, moderate, or a low risk for the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • The term 'pre-proliferative retinopathy' is being replaced by the term 'severe non-proliferative retinopathy', whilst the term 'proliferative diabetic retinopathy' remains unchanged. (cehjournal.org)
  • This is defined as two or more of the criteria for severe non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy, but without any proliferative diabetic retinopathy. (cehjournal.org)
  • patient
  • A patient with one or two characteristics is considered to have non high-risk proliferative retinopathy. (cehjournal.org)
  • A patient with three or four characteristics has high-risk proliferative retinopathy. (cehjournal.org)
  • The radioactive iodine uptake may be paradoxically high while the patient is hypothyroid because the gland retains the ability to take-up or "trap" iodine even after it has lost its ability to produce thyroid hormone. (endocrineweb.com)
  • treatment
  • For specific advice on goals and management, see published guidelines, such as those of the National High Blood Pressure Education Program's Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC). (drugs.com)
  • It is required that a person undergoes treatment so it does not cause later medical problems such as high blood pressure and hyperlipidaemia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, diabetic dogs receiving treatment have the same expected lifespan as non-diabetic dogs of the same age and gender. (wikipedia.org)
  • arteries
  • Methods -We investigated 17 arteries with poor precontrast investigation conditions and suspected high-grade stenosis or occlusion by contrast-enhanced ECCD. (ahajournals.org)
  • thyroid
  • If you are pregnant and have an untreated thyroid disorder, your child may have a higher risk of having birth defects than babies born to healthy mothers. (endocrineweb.com)
  • The blood thyroid test is high and the radioactive iodine uptake is low (like De Quervain's thyroiditis), but there is no pain and needle biopsy resembles Hashimoto's thyroiditis. (endocrineweb.com)
  • effects
  • The extra insulin may have several negative effects including shutting down your ovaries and leading to higher than normal levels of male hormones, called androgens, including testosterone. (endocrineweb.com)
  • numerous
  • In contrast to white adipocytes, which contain a single lipid droplet, brown adipocytes contain numerous smaller droplets and a much higher number of (iron-containing) mitochondria, which gives brown adipose tissue its brown appearance. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • For women with PCOS, higher levels of androgens are likely to interfere with or even halt normal ovulation, in part, by altering levels of luteinizing hormone and gonadotropin-releasing hormone, both of which are involved in the development and release of an egg at the midpoint of a woman's menstrual cycle. (endocrineweb.com)
  • It is well recognized that obese women are at increased risk of preeclampsia and that women who have never been pregnant are at higher risk of preeclampsia than women who have had children in the past. (wikipedia.org)