angiopathy


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angiopathy

[‚an·je′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease of the vascular system.
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In addition, there are several medications that, if given during the delivery or postpartum period, may contribute to postpartum cerebral angiopathy because they have a vasospastic effect on the cerebral vessels.
In this study, we investigated the effect of hyperglycemia alone on the development of diabetic angiopathy among diabetic patients (type l or 2), as well as the contribution of other risk factors such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and hyperuricemia together with hyperglycemia on endothelial damage and whether progression of the lesions can be stopped with correction of these factors
A deep hemispheric/brainstem pattern is suggestive of hypertensive vasculopathy while a strictly lobar pattern is suggestive of cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is defined by the deposition of amyloid-[beta] peptide in cerebral vessels and has been associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD).
Its most advanced internal candidate is IN-N01-OX2, a humanized monoclonal antibody drug conjugate that has potential applications to treat Alzheimer's disease, Early-Onset Familial Alzheimer's disease, cerebral angiopathy, age-related macular degeneration, glaucoma and traumatic brain injury.
A medical report from her doctors states she has peripartum cerebral angiopathy, a rare condition which sees the patient suffer a stroke related to their pregnancy.
Inflammatory mediators are induced by dietary glycotoxins, a major risk factor for diabetic angiopathy.
Approximately 25% of cognitively normal older adults and nearly 50% of people older than 80 years also show beta-amyloid on PET scans, as do patients with conditions such as dementia with Lewy bodies and cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Causes of intracranial haemorrhage Intracerebral haematoma Subarachnoid haemorrhage Hypertensive haemorrhage Aneurysm Amyloid angiopathy Peri-mesencephalic bleed Arterio-venous malformation Arterio-venous malformation Aneurysmal haemorrhage Pituitary apoplexy Haemorrhagic tumour Drug abuse Dural sinus fistula Anticoagulant drugs Infarct with haemorrhagic Pituitary apoplexy transformation Venous infarct with Anticoagulant drugs haemorrhagic transformation
RECALL-VAX and CONJUMAB-A have potential applications for treatment of serious diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Huntington's, Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Frontotemporal Dementia, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Pick's disease, Cortical Basal Degeneration, Age-A-Related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, and Peripheral Amyloidosis.
It was only after her death that it was found she was suffering from the rare neurological disorder cerebral amyloid angiopathy, which is usually associated with much older people with Alzheimer's disease.
RECALL-VAX and CONJUMAB-A have potential applications for treatment of several serious diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Huntington's, Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Frontotemporal Dementia, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Pick's disease, Cortical Basal Degeneration, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, and Peripheral Amyloidosis.