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AllMedicine Ammonia Level Center

Research & Reviews  159 results

Risk factors for hyperammonemia in pediatric patients with epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.12125
Epilepsia Yamamoto Y, Takahashi Y et. al.

Feb 15th, 2013 - To identify risk factors for hyperammonemia in pediatric patients with epilepsy. A total of 2,944 pediatric patients (ages 0-15 years) were classified into the following three groups: a group without drug treatment (n = 445, group I), a group rece...

Transient hyperammonemia in seizures: a prospective study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03279.x
Epilepsia Hung TY, Chen CC et. al.

Oct 6th, 2011 - To investigate the incidence and duration of transient hyperammonemia in seizures and to verify the significant confounders related to transient hyperammonemia in seizures. One hundred twenty-one noncirrhotic adult patients with seizures admitted ...

Serum ammonia as a non-invasive marker for early prediction of esophageal varices.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000001715
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Darweesh SK, Elsabaawy MA et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - There is a growing need for identification of non-endoscopic, non-invasive methods that can accurately predict esophageal varices (EV). Previous studies found an inconclusive correlation between blood ammonia level and the presence and size of EV....

Serum ammonia levels on admission for predicting sepsis patient mortality at D28 in the...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000019477
Medicine Zhao J, He Y et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - We assessed the predictive value of serum ammonia level on admission for the 28-day mortality of patients with sepsis.We retrospectively included septic patients admitted to the emergency department of West China Hospital, Sichuan University and T...

Ureaplasma parvum causes hyperammonemia presenting as refractory status epilepticus aft...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2020.02.003
Journal of Critical Care; Legouy C, Hu A et. al.

Feb 17th, 2020 - Alert intensivists about the diagnostic pitfalls arising from hyperammonemia due to Ureaplasma infections in post-transplant patients. Clinical observation of one patient. A 65-year-old female with a medical history of semi-recent kidney transplan...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  161 results

Risk factors for hyperammonemia in pediatric patients with epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.12125
Epilepsia Yamamoto Y, Takahashi Y et. al.

Feb 15th, 2013 - To identify risk factors for hyperammonemia in pediatric patients with epilepsy. A total of 2,944 pediatric patients (ages 0-15 years) were classified into the following three groups: a group without drug treatment (n = 445, group I), a group rece...

Transient hyperammonemia in seizures: a prospective study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03279.x
Epilepsia Hung TY, Chen CC et. al.

Oct 6th, 2011 - To investigate the incidence and duration of transient hyperammonemia in seizures and to verify the significant confounders related to transient hyperammonemia in seizures. One hundred twenty-one noncirrhotic adult patients with seizures admitted ...

Serum ammonia as a non-invasive marker for early prediction of esophageal varices.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000001715
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Darweesh SK, Elsabaawy MA et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - There is a growing need for identification of non-endoscopic, non-invasive methods that can accurately predict esophageal varices (EV). Previous studies found an inconclusive correlation between blood ammonia level and the presence and size of EV....

Serum ammonia levels on admission for predicting sepsis patient mortality at D28 in the...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000019477
Medicine Zhao J, He Y et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - We assessed the predictive value of serum ammonia level on admission for the 28-day mortality of patients with sepsis.We retrospectively included septic patients admitted to the emergency department of West China Hospital, Sichuan University and T...

Ureaplasma parvum causes hyperammonemia presenting as refractory status epilepticus aft...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2020.02.003
Journal of Critical Care; Legouy C, Hu A et. al.

Feb 17th, 2020 - Alert intensivists about the diagnostic pitfalls arising from hyperammonemia due to Ureaplasma infections in post-transplant patients. Clinical observation of one patient. A 65-year-old female with a medical history of semi-recent kidney transplan...

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News  3 results

Valproic acid-induced hyperammonemic encephalopathy
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/214883/bipolar-disorder/valproic-acid-induced-hyperammonemic-encephalopathy/page/0/1?channel=36771

Jan 2nd, 2020 - Diagnosis and management. If a patient receiving VPA is experiencing nausea, fatigue, or somnolence, it is important to check the patient’s ammonia level (normal range: 11 to 32 µmol/L) and VPA total levels (therapeutic range: 50 to 125 µg/mL).

Stabilized schizoaffective disorder; later confusion and depression appears
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/114030/schizophrenia-other-psychotic-disorders/stabilized-schizoaffective/page/0/2

Oct 1st, 2016 - This last point is critical because it can delay VHE identification and treatment or worse, result in misdiagnosis with accompanying continuation or escalation of VPA dosing as has initially occurred in Mr. D’s case.

Making the Right Connection: Ending Tubing Mishaps in Healthcare
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/832521

Oct 5th, 2014 - Misconnections in Healthcare A pediatric intensive nurse was taking care of a very fussy baby girl on the night shift. The baby had a urea cycle defect (an inborn error of metabolism) and, shortly after birth, developed a high blood ammonia level ...

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