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ileus

[′il·ē·əs]
(medicine)
Acute intestinal obstruction of neurogenic origin.
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Cook Medical's new salivary duct access tools are designed to create a working channel through which physicians can treat obstructive salivary gland disease.
The study's authors said the mechanisms linking soda consumption with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease are unclear, but both disorders are associated with inflammation.
After adjustment for a wide range of possible confounders, patients with obstructive sleep apnea were 3.
Evidence of significant obstructed breathing was defined as >15 obstructive events per hour (obstructive and mixed apnoeas and hypopnoeas).
Global strategy for the diagnosis, management, and prevention of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
These findings strongly suggest that obstructive sleep apnea is likely to contribute to elevated cortisol levels in women with PCOS and could play a role in the risk for adverse metabolic alterations in this patient population," concluded researchers Eve Van Cauter, Ph.
Teesside Coroner Michael Sheffield said chronic obstructive pulmonary disease was not a prescribed industrial disease so he could not record it as a cause of death.
Not all people with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy qualify for the study.
The Somnoplasty procedure for obstructive sleep apnea offers patients and physicians an alternative to the current treatment regimen of highly invasive surgery or the nightly use of forced air ventilation therapy.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Previously, these patients were thought to have a lower risk of major adverse cardiovascular events and death than patients with obstructive coronary artery disease.
The major health issues in populations across the globe are Chronic obstructive lung diseases (COLD).