etiology


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the cause of a disease

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the philosophical study of causation

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in children and elderly adults, but it can occur almost at any age in the form of prolonged seizures.1,2 There are multiple conditions in which status epilepticus can present in children, infections, hypoxia, head trauma, cerebral malformations and patients with previously established epilepsy.3 The major predictor of outcomes following convulsive status epilepticus is etiology.4 Incidence of status epilepticus in children is reported to be 18 per 100000 per annum.5
Data on each outbreak include case count, ([paragraph]) number of deaths, etiology, setting (e.g., park), and venue (e.g., lake/reservoir/pond) where the exposure occurred, and earliest illness onset date.
Neurologists determined a preamyloid and postamyloid PET diagnosis that consisted of a clinical syndrome and a suspected etiology for each patient.
Frequent temper tantrums or explosive outbursts suggest that there is underlying psychopathology, but they are nonspecific to the underlying etiology, Dr.
Keywords: Clinical complaints, Etiology, Outcome, Pericardial effusion.
We searched the database for studies investigating trends in stroke etiology in different countries.
The etiology of 1021 patients include myelomeningocele (794 patient), congenital (165 patient) and intraventricular haemorrhage (62 patient).
Finding associated risk factors in each etiology may influence prevention, management, and prognosis of the disease [6].
Cutaneous leukocytoclastic angiitis and vasculitis associated with probable etiology were the frequent types.
Etiology of ESRD was classified as either vascular renal disease, diabetic nephropathy, nondiabetic glomerulopathy, tubulointerstitial nephropathy, hereditary nephropathy, or ESRD of unconfirmed etiology.
Dental Implant Complications: Etiology, Prevention, and Treatment, 2nd Edition
The data was statistically analyzed using SPSS version 16(SRS Inc Chicago) for age, gender, etiology of trauma, referral status and single or multiple organ injuries (Poly-trauma).
To date, no papers have been published on DWI in obstructive uropathy patients for discrimination between benign and malignant etiology. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the capability of DWI in differentiation between benign and malignant causes of obstructive uropathy.