brain edema

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Noun1.brain edema - swelling of the brain due to the uptake of water in the neuropile and white matter
dropsy, edema, hydrops, oedema - swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities
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Although the variations of brain edema in the ICN and IVTN groups were not statistically significantly different from each other, it was extensively elevated in diabetes groups (figure 7).
The macroscopic and microscopic examination of the lungs and the brain revealed brain edema in 24 (60%) and pulmonary edema in 37 (92.
MRI studies reveal reversible vasogenic brain edema, with characteristic T2 signal increase in the splenium of the corpus callosum and subcortical white matter.
sup][5],[6] Disruption of the NVU occurs in a number of pathophysiological processes including cerebral ischemia, traumatic brain injury (TBI), CNS infections, and multiple sclerosis and results in the development of brain edema, which is a frequent cause of mortality in patients with such conditions.
Brain edema peaks between 24 and 72 hours after injury.
Two days after birth, US results revealed diffuse brain edema in the baby.
magnetic resonance imaging measurement of brain edema in patients with liver disease: resolution after transplantataion.
8) Because of the high incidence of brain edema secondary to tumor growth and radiation therapy, Boswellia s.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Brain Edema - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Brain Edema pipeline landscape.
Brain edema after intracerebral hemorrhage: mechanisms, treatment options, management strategies, and operative indications.
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a unique pattern of brain edema that manifests in the setting of neurotoxicity.
In addition, brain edema and pelvic fractures were seen on another radiologic imaging technique.