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ileus

[′il·ē·əs]
(medicine)
Acute intestinal obstruction of neurogenic origin.
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The company said the Sleep Position Trainer (SPT) treats Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) which affects half a million people in the Netherlands.
The majority of cancer patients who develop post obstructive pneumonia are inoperable at time of presentation.
In a small study, UCLA researchers reported that obstructive sleep apnea contributes to a breakdown of the blood-brain barrier.
USPRwire, Tue Feb 09 2016] Global Markets Direct's, 'Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)'s therapeutic pipeline.
The first evidence that obstructive sleep apnea contributes to a breakdown of the blood-brain barrier, which plays an important role in protecting neurologic tissue, has been reported by researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles.
INTRODUCTION: Obstructive jaundice is defined as jaundice due to extra or intrahepatic biliary obstruction.
Background: Obstructive jaundice is a condition caused by blockage of the flow of bile out of the liver.
bpap device (5) - device operating on the principle of bilevel positive air pressure in the upper airway for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in bpap mode.
Of the 35 children, 16 were diagnosed with primary snoring (meaning no specific cause was found), 11 were diagnosed with mild obstructive sleep apnea, and eight with moderate-severe obstructive sleep apnea.
Diagnosing non-obstructive CAD can be more difficult than obstructive CAD, which can be seen much more clearly on tests such as coronary angiography.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Caffeine therapy for apnea of prematurity did not prevent the development of persistent and significant obstructive apnea in children by the time they were 9 years old.
ClickPress, Tue Dec 03 2013] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013" provides data on the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) clinical trial scenario.