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Research & Reviews  73 results

Licorice Poisoning Clinical Presentation

Apr 11th, 2022 - History Most patients with licorice poisoning report chronic toxicity from daily excessive ingestion of natural licorice products (not artificial licorice flavoring). Cases of poisoning are mostly chronic in nature, not acute; however, binging on ...

Optic nerve sheath diameter in severe preeclampsia with neurologic features versus cont...
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Sterrett ME, Austin B et. al.

Mar 21st, 2022 - Optic nerve sheath diameters (ONSD) have been validated as an accurate screening tool to detect elevated intracranial pressure in hypertensive encephalopathy. The neurologic manifestations of preeclampsia and/or eclampsia mimic those of hypertensi...

Obstructive ureteric calculus with superimposed infections causing reversible posterior...
Medicine Xie F, Cai Y et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (RPLS) is a clinicoradiological phenomenon first observed 2 decades ago. Reversibility is the hallmark of this rare clinical phenomenon once the triggering pathology is aptly and adequately treated...

Native nephrectomy in the management of hypertension in children with kidney disease: a...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00383-021-04874-6 10.1097/HJH.0000000000001039 10.1542/peds.2017-3035 10.1067/mpd.2002.125228 10.1097/01.ju.0000084148.68827.b3 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2004.05266.x 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09308.x 10.1159/000183592 10.1016/j.jpurol.2011.02.020 10.1097/TP.0000000000002093 10.1016/j.jpurol.2019.05.039
Pediatric Surgery International; Varik RS, Taghizadeh A et. al.

Mar 9th, 2021 - Hypertension in children with abnormal kidneys often requires multiple antihypertensive agents (complex), or could present with complications (e.g. hypertensive encephalopathy). Our objective in this report is to evaluate blood pressure control fo...

Neurological complications of systemic hypertension.
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Loewenstein D, Rabbat M

Feb 27th, 2021 - Systemic hypertension is the most common, most easily diagnosed, and one of the most reversible risk factors for neurologic pathology. Acute severe hypertension above a mean arterial pressure of approximately 150mmHg exceeds the brain's autoregula...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Effects of Aceis on Peritoneal Protein Loss and Solute Transport in pd Patients

Apr 11th, 2012 - This prospective cohort study was conducted at the Unit of Nephrology of Sisli Etfal Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey. Prior to subject recruitment, the study protocol was reviewed and approved by the local ethics committee, in ac...

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News  6 results

Encephalopathy Common, Often Lethal in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Mar 25th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Toxic metabolic encephalopathy (TME) is common and often lethal in hospitalized patients with COVID-19, new research shows. "A lot of the delirium...

Fast Five Quiz: Review Key Information on Hypertensive Emergencies

Jan 2nd, 2018 - The most common types of end-organ damage associated with hypertensive emergencies include cerebral infarction (24%), pulmonary edema (23%), hypertensive encephalopathy (16%), and congestive heart failure (12%). Other clinical presentations associ...

Acute Management of Severe Asymptomatic Hypertension
David Indarawis, PA-C, MPAS

Nov 3rd, 2017 - IN THIS ARTICLE Patient history; what to ask Cardiovascular risk factors Disposition pathway Oral medications Approximately one in three US adults, or about 75 million people, have high blood pressure (BP), which has been defined as a BP of 140/90.

Neuroimaging Sorts Out Eclampsialike Conditions
Family Practice News; Christine Kilgore

Neuroradiologic studies can provide valuable diagnostic information in women who present during pregnancy or the puerperium with apparent eclampsia or similar neurologic manifestations, British investigators have reported. A host of less common ne.

Erythropoietin-Induced Hypertensive Urgency in a Patient With Chronic Renal Insufficiency: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Abstract and Introduction Hypertension is a potentially dangerous side effect of erythropoietin treatment; however, extreme elevations in blood pressure are rare. A 75-year-old woman with chronic renal insufficiency was treated with subcutaneous e...

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