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Related to alveolar: alveolar ventilation, Alveolar ducts, Alveolar osteitis
  • noun

Synonyms for alveolar

a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge

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MPA is one of the most common causes of the pulmonaryrenal syndrome of alveolar hemorrhage and rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis.
About Serendex Pharmaceuticals A/S Serendex Pharmaceuticals is listed at Oslo Axess and develop drugs to treat respiratory conditions such as PAP (Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis), BE (Bronchiectasis), CF (Cystic Fibrosis related lung infections) and DAH (Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage).
They next compared the effects of a peptide that selectively activates MC3 receptors in mice on both arthritis and alveolar bone loss, and compared the effects to other known medications.
All patients (18-45 years old) that required inferior alveolar nerve block for wisdom tooth removal were included in the study.
The effect of berberine on the periodontal expression of MMPs was examined in vitro on human gingival fibroblasts (HGF) and in vivo on the dental alveolar bony level of rats with periodontitis caused by ligation around the molars.
Bronchoscopy revealed diffuse alveolar hemorrhages, the entire tracheal tree including the carina with right and left bronchial tree was normal.
All tissue sections demonstrated patchy areas of hemorrhage showing alveolar filling with red blood cells, fibrin, neutrophils, and hemosiderin-laden macrophages (Figure 3).
Alveolar echinococcosis: from a deadly disease to a well-controlled infection.
If the magnitude of exposure is low, and if the fibers are removed by alveolar macrophages, alveolar inflammation resolves.
Cells used in these experiments included primary human and rat alveolar macrophages, primary rat alveolar epithelial cells, and primary human airway epithelial cells.
The procedure is performed before fitting dentures, on people whose alveolar ridge underlying the gums would not otherwise be even enough for dentures to be fitted easily or worn comfortably.
The text opens with an historical overview, followed by physiological and radiological features of common ILDs, such as idiopathic interstitial pneumonia, non-specific interstitial pneumonitis, and sarcoidosis, and uncommon ILDs, such as lymphangioleiomyomatosis, Langerhans cell granulomatosis, drug-induced lung disease, eosinophilic lung disease, alveolar proteinosis, and alveolar michrolithiasis.
PcP was suspected in patients with clinically advanced HIV presenting with hypoxic respiratory failure with typical chest radiograph changes, including bilateral diffuse alveolar infiltrates, granular opacities or, occasionally, unilateral or focal infiltrates.
Development of the fetal lung can be divided into four stages: the pseudoglan-dular, canalicular, saccular, and alveolar stages.
The company is seeking approval to remove alveolar pyorrhea and other conditions as approved indications for the product as well as to make changes to dosage and administration.