• Acute
  • One study indicated that 57 percent of dogs, who were followed for six months after an acute pancreatitis attack, either continued to exhibit inflammation of the organ or had decreased acinar cell function, even though they had no pancreatitis symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms in dogs include acute arthritis, anorexia and lethargy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prevention
  • Further, the ACC/AHA HF staging system highlights the following: progression to HF often happens in a predictable fashion, cardiac structural and functional abnormalities occur early in the sequence to HF, and development of HF symptoms heralds an advanced stage at which time treatment is difficult (i.e., prevention of symptomatic HF is key). (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Abnormal
  • Recognition of stage B HF is critical: abnormal cardiac structure and/or function increases the risk for overt HF development (up to 10% per year) and also confers a higher mortality risk. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • signs
  • Most importantly, the history and physical exam are critical in excluding symptoms or signs of HF which would indicate the presence of stage C (symptomatic) HF. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • By definition, patients with stage B HF have no prior history of symptomatic HF, and do not have current (or prior) symptoms (or signs) of HF. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • In October 2011 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Cialis for treating the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) as well as a combination of BPH and erectile dysfunction when the conditions coincide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Signs and symptoms of TIA are widely variable and can mimic other neurologic conditions, making the clinical context and physical exam crucial in ruling in or out the diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Signs and symptoms vary depending on the nerve(s) affected and may include symptoms other than those listed. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Symptoms include liver and kidney failure and vasculitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms of craniocervical involvement include headaches (mostly migraine), pulsatile tinnitus, dizziness, and neck pain, although patients are often asymptomatic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other metabolic derangements include lactic acidosis and hyperlipidemia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms of embolisation in an organ vary with the organ involved but commonly include: Pain in the involved body part Temporarily decreased organ function Later symptoms are closely related to infarction of the affected tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms of limb infarction include coldness, decreased or no pulse beyond the site of blockage, pain, muscle spasm, numbness and tingling, pallor and muscle weakness, possibly to the grade of paralysis in the affected limb. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common presenting symptoms of TIA are focal neurologic deficits, which can include, but are not limited to: Amaurosis fugax (painless, temporary loss of vision) One-sided facial droop One-sided motor weakness Diplopia (double vision) Problems with balance and spatial orientation A detailed neurologic exam, including a thorough cranial nerve exam, is important to identify these findings and to differentiate them from mimickers of TIA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diagnosis
  • Key to the diagnosis of stage B HF is evidence of cardiac structural remodeling or functional abnormalities in the absence of any HF symptoms. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • In general, focal deficits make TIA more likely, but the absence of focal findings do not exclude the diagnosis and further evaluation may be warranted if clinical suspicion for TIA is high (see "Diagnosis" section below). (wikipedia.org)
  • Importantly, patients with symptoms that last more than one hour are more likely to have permanent neurologic damage, making prompt diagnosis and treatment important to maximize recovery. (wikipedia.org)
  • TCM diagnosis aims to trace symptoms to patterns of an underlying disharmony, by measuring the pulse, inspecting the tongue, skin, and eyes, and looking at the eating and sleeping habits of the person as well as many other things. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Symptoms are commonly associated with the artery being affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most commonly recognized autonomic dysfunction in diabetics is orthostatic hypotension, or becoming dizzy and possibly fainting when standing up due to a sudden drop in blood pressure. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Additionally, current ICUs have state-of-the-art patient surveillance, treatment instruments and apparatuses, and sudden emergency situations can occur at any time. (hindawi.com)
  • Back pain and muscle aches can occur 12 to 24 hours after taking the drug, and the symptom usually disappears after 48 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms occur on the opposite side of the body from the affected hemisphere of the brain (contralateral hemiparesis or hemianesthesia). (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • Even with medicine, some people may continue to have high lipid levels that increase their risk for heart attack. (baptistjax.com)
  • High blood pressure, hyperglycemia, hyperlipidemia, and visceral fat are called as "the death quartet," meaning significant risk factors for sudden death. (blogspot.com)
  • The outcome shows that obese people have 50% higher risk of heart failure. (blogspot.com)
  • Results indicated that high temperature and high humidity were strongly associated with increased risk of a recurrent gout attack. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Our data indicate that both high temperature and high humidity are associated with an increased risk of recurrent gout attacks," explains Yuquing Zhang, D.Sc. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Mitral stenosis poses a high risk of forming emboli which may travel to the brain and cause stroke. (wikipedia.org)
  • In October 2007, the FDA announced that the labeling for all PDE5 inhibitors, including tadalafil, requires a more prominent warning of the potential risk of sudden hearing loss as the result of postmarketing reports of deafness associated with use of PDE5 inhibitors. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) now define TIA as a brief episode of neurological dysfunction with a vascular cause, with clinical symptoms typically lasting less than one hour, and without evidence of infarction on imaging. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brain
  • TIAs used to be defined as ischemic events in the brain that last less than 24 hours, but given the variation in duration of symptoms, this definition holds less significance. (wikipedia.org)
  • difficulty
  • A TIA may cause sudden dimming or loss of vision (amaurosis fugax), difficulty speaking or understanding language (aphasia), slurred speech (dysarthria), and confusion (altered mental status). (wikipedia.org)
  • Body
  • Arterial embolism is a sudden interruption of blood flow to an organ or body part due to an embolus adhering to the wall of an artery blocking the flow of blood, the major type of embolus being a blood clot (thromboembolism). (wikipedia.org)
  • Written in the form of dialogues between the legendary Yellow Emperor and his ministers, it offers explanations on the relation between humans, their environment, and the cosmos, on the contents of the body, on human vitality and pathology, on the symptoms of illness, and on how to make diagnostic and therapeutic decisions in light of all these factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • levels
  • The levels remain high all during life. (baptistjax.com)
  • Produced in high levels during periods of stress, infection, etc possibly leading to diabetic ketoacidosis, a very serious condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conditions
  • Below is a table of symptoms at presentation, and what percentage of the time they are seen in TIAs versus conditions that mimic TIA. (wikipedia.org)