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1,653 Possible Causes for Edema, Hypertension, Malignant Hypertension

  • Hypertension

    Hypertension is also sub-classified: JNC7 distinguishes hypertension stage I, hypertension stage II, and isolated systolic hypertension.[] While mild lower extremity edema is common in normal pregnancy, rapidly increasing or nondependent edema may be a signal of developing preeclampsia.[] Malignant Hypertension Causes High blood pressure is the main cause of malignant hypertension.[]

  • Preeclampsia

    Hypertensive disease in pregnancy is associated with a spectrum of severity, ranging from mild pregnancy-induced hypertension to eclampsia.[] […] successive weeks after administration of betamethasone at 12 mg twice and transabdominal amnioinfusion with 250 mL of Ringer's acetate solution at GW 25(-3/7) , generalized edema[] TMA is a term used to describe a group of clinically diverse entities, such as hemolytic uremic syndrome and malignant hypertension, among others, that are defined by a primary[]

  • Hypertensive Crisis

    Hypertensive crisis is a severe increase in blood pressure and can present as hypertensive urgency or as a hypertensive emergency.[] […] chest pain, unequal pulses and widened mediastinum Patients suffering from cardiac decompensation may have chest pain or pressure, dyspnea, cough, orthopnea or pulmonary edema[] […] neuroretinopathy indicative of malignant hypertension.[]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is rare in children and determining the underlying etiologies is essential for treatment.[] A collection of symptoms that include severe edema, proteinuria, and hypoalbuminemia; it is indicative of renal dysfunction.[] Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis : HIV, Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis.[]

  • Lupus Nephritis

    Causes of PRES include uremia, hypertensive encephalopathy, eclampsia and immunosuppressive medications.[] After three days of CHM, her bilateral lower-limbs edema significantly improved, and after 143 days, her M-TP decreased from 1367.9 mg/24 h to 143.6 mg/24 h.[] hypertension-like lesions (n 24); (3) vasculitis (n 8); (4) arterio-arteriosclerosis (n 20).[]

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis

    […] management of hypertension.[] Diuretics are necessary to resolve the edema and antihypertensives are equally vital.[] Diabetes mellitus Malignant hypertension (high blood pressure) Amyloidosis Inherited diseases like Alport’s syndrome. Hodgkin’s lymphoma (mainly in adults).[]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    The definition of hypertension has continuously evolved over the last 50 years. Hypertension is currently defined as a blood pressure greater than 140/90mmHg.[] Hypertensive encephalopathy typically presents with headache and confusion and bilateral parietooccipital vasogenic edema.[] Test results led to a diagnosis of malignant hypertension.[]

  • Lipoid Nephrosis

    The disorder is usually seen in children, when proteinuria, and less commonly hypertension and edema, present as main clinical features.[] […] to these individuals' hypertension.[] The swelling may be mild but patients can present with edema in the lower half of the body, periorbital edema, swelling in the scrotal/labial area and anasarca in more severe[]

  • Polyarteritis Nodosa

    Hypertension (HT) represents a major public health problem affecting many individuals worldwide.[] […] fibrinoid) due to penetration of plasma into vessel wall Immunofluorescence description Electron microscopy description Differential diagnosis Kawasaki's disease : more mural edema[] IMAGING FINDINGS Initial imaging workup of her malignant hypertension and seizures included a duplex renal ultrasound and MRI of the brain.[]

  • Hypertensive Retinopathy

    […] sustained hypertension.[] This leads to the formation of hemorrhages/edema in the eye.[] Malignant hypertensive retinopathy is a rare, but serious, complication of uncontrolled systemic hypertension for which no treatment has been established yet.[]

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