acute inflammation


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acute inflammation

[ə′kyüt in·flə′mā·shən]
(medicine)
Severe inflammation with rapid progress and pronounced symptoms.
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Table 1 shows the mean paw volume increase in all the three groups at a various time interval in carrageenin-induced paw edema model of acute inflammation in rats.
Our study showed that ethanolic extracts of the leaves of Mikania micrantha produced significant acute and sub-acute anti-inflammatory activity against carrageenan-induced acute inflammation and at the 4th h the effect of EEMM at the dose of 200 mg/kg showed almost similar to the aspirin at the dose of 100 mg/kg when given orally.
Results suggest that the inhibitory effect of both kaurene acids on both carrageenan-induced paw edema may be due to the release suppression of mediators including histamine, serotonin, and/or prostaglandins responsible for the first phase of acute inflammation induced by carrageenan.
Accumulation of neutrophils in lungs during the course of acute inflammation is also modulated by permeability of lung epithelium and capillaries of peripheral circulation.
All cultures of specimens were negative for bacteria, and all histological findings were negative for acute inflammation and atypia.
Figure 4C and D shows the results of the group treated with Red LED, it is possible to see that the acute inflammation was moderate (100%) in the presence of fibrin mass.
The cytology of pus revealed numerous polymorphs and histiocytes in a background of karyorrhectic material and necrotic cellular debris, findings consistent with acute inflammation / abscess formation.
causes acute inflammation of the membranes protecting the brain and
Rabies is a viral disease that causes acute inflammation of the brain in humans and other warm-blooded animals.
It targets a group of enzymes called cyclophilins, which play an important role in the development of acute inflammation.
He warned that the virus can often cause more severe diseases that could prove to be fatal to newborn babies like blood infection, acute inflammation in the brain and even paralysis.

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