dysplasia

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dysplasia

[di′splā·zhə]
(pathology)
Abnormal development or growth, especially of cells.
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The role of pulmonary follow- up in reducing health care utilization in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
The diagnosis and classification of bronchopulmonary dysplasia was made according to the new BPD criteria (12).
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and enlists all their major and minor projects
All of the children had been seen at the bronchopulmonary dysplasia clinic between January 2012 and January 2014.
However, preterm infants have an increased risk of developing bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), a serious lung disease, which is a major cause of death and lifelong complications.
Panigrahy asserted that their results offer a mechanistic rationale for evaluating sEH inhibitors as novel therapeutics for a number of human diseases such as hepatic insufficiency after liver damage and diseases characterized by immature lung development, such as bronchopulmonary dysplasia, adding that the use of topical sEH inhibitors on the skin might also be useful for the acceleration of wound healing.
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), first described in 1967 in premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome (Northway et al.
These associations include bronchopulmonary dysplasia and necrotizing entercolitis, inflammatory conditions that affect the lungs and gut of very preterm babies.
Controversy surrounding the use of home oxygen for premature infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
This heightened interest has led to the investigation of respiratory disease co-infections, secondary infections associated with primary viral infections, and sub-clinical infections underlying chronic inflammatory diseases such as asthma and bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
With the grant, Lovering hopes to research lung function, specifically bronchopulmonary dysplasia - a chronic lung disorder characterized by lung inflammation and scarring that is most common in infants.