oedema


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oedema

, edema
Pathol an excessive accumulation of serous fluid in the intercellular spaces of tissue
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Diabetic macular oedema is diagnosed stereoscopically as retinal thickening in the macula using slit-lamp biomicroscopy.
In June 2015, the company met with the US Food and Drug Administration to review the ongoing clinical activities and discussed the clinical strategy for CLS-TA using suprachoroidal space drug administration for the treatment of macular oedema associated with non-infectious uveitis.
Effect of elastic compression stockings on oedema prevention in healthy controls evaluated by a three-dimensional measurement system.
Caring for residents with chronic oedema in the lower limb.
Symptoms of oedema can involve swelling of body tissues or can be more systemic to include weight fluctuation, general tightness and stiffness in the body (McCance and Heuther 2010).
We report a case of 90 years old female with rural background presented with diffuse oedema of dorsum of bilateral hand, severe pain over bilateral wrist joint and bilateral metacarpopharyngeal joint for 45 days, along with multiple tender swellings over the wrist and dorsum of hand for 30 days with negative history of fever, weight loss, fatigability, morning stiffness, backache, neck pain, Rash, eye and orogenital symptoms, mucocutaneous lesion, diarrhoea or any other joint involvement.
After mentioning the most important conditions that must be present for the treatment of'Water illnesses' (shuibing) and especially for the treatment of oedemas and swellings using the xue, he describes the successful therapy of four patients suffering from cardiac oedema, hepatic oedema, nephrotic oedema and depletive oedemas.
Her left side showed small areas of residual oedema in the greater trochanter.
Folds in Descemet's membrane suggested corneal oedema.