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Synonyms for bleb

(pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid

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Salloum R, Fox CE, Alvarez-Allende CR et al (2016) Response of Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus syndrome to sirolimus treatment.
The aim of ptosis correction in glaucoma patients is mainly functional (visual improvement without causing bleb failures).
27) Due to these features, trabeculectomy with adjuvant MMC has been associated with higher rates of thin avascular blebs, bleb leakage, and resulting complications like blebitis or endophthalmitis.
CT findings for blebs and bullae in children with spontaneous pneumothorax and comparison with findings in normal age-matched controls.
After removing the bandage, eye examination was done with particular attention paid to the condition of filtering bleb, cornea for striate keratopathy or oedema, anterior chamber depth and contents, pupil for reaction and shape.
Mantoux injection performed by the expert technician formed blebs similar in size to that with the adapter, further confirming the adapter's effectiveness when used by novice operators as well as minimizing mistakes by experienced injectors:
Bleb revision for hypotony maculopathy after trabeculectomy.
Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Sendrom'u hemanjiom gibi kutanoz ve gastrointestinal vaskuler malformasyonlarla karakterize nadir gorulen bir hastaliktir (1).
Finding treatments or ways to manage rare diseases such as Maple Drug Urine Disease and Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome require hundreds of thousands of pesos in annual funding, as members of PSOD know all too well.
3) When the injection is performed correctly, a bleb or wheal of 6 to 10 millimeters in diameter is formed on the skin indicating that the vaccine has been delivered to the dermal space.
This dynamic cyclic process of bleb formation and retraction can occur over sustained periods during the progression of programmed cell death.
Abstract Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome (BRBNS) is a rare condition with lesions in skin and/or other visceral organs, predominantly gastrointestinal tract.
A conjunctival bleb is formed when there is a direct connection of the aqueous in the anterior chamber to the subconjunctival space.
13] identified 3 patterns of submacular fluid: confluent fluid, a single discrete bleb of fluid and multiple blebs of fluid.