Leg edema

Known as: legs oedema, edema leg, edema of legs 
An abnormal accumulation of fluid beneath the skin of the legs. [HPO:probinson]
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hyponatremia is common in patients with cirrhosis and ascites and is associated with significant neurological… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Glucagon-like peptide 2 (GLP-2) may improve intestinal absorption in short bowel syndrome (SBS) patients with… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Bosentan, a dual-endothelin receptor antagonist, is an established treatment for pulmonary arterial hypertension. We… (More)
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2000
2000
Various techniques may be used to assess leg edema. The value of these investigations has been discussed in depth in the… (More)
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2000
2000
Calcium channel blockers (CCBs) blunt postural skin vasoconstriction, an autoregulatory mechanism that minimizes gravitational… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Pulmonary hypertension is usually due to an underlying cardiac or pulmonary condition. An association between… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE To assess risk factors for erysipelas of the leg (cellulitis). DESIGN Case-control study. SETTING 7 hospital… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE To identify the causes of bilateral leg edema in a primary care setting, and to determine the ability of primary care… (More)
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1998
1998
The anatomical and functional status of the epifascial and subfascial lymphatic compartments was analyzed using two compartment… (More)
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1996
1996
Carbidopa/levodopa has become accepted as a primary treatment for both the restless legs (RL) syndrome and periodic leg movements… (More)
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