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Acute-Phase Reaction Summary

Description: An early local inflammatory reaction to insult or injury that consists of fever, an increase in inflammatory humoral factors, and an increased synthesis by hepatocytes of a number of proteins or glycoproteins usually found in the plasma.

Also Known As: Acute Phase Reaction; Acute Phase State; Acute-Phase Response; Reaction, Acute Phase; Response, Acute Phase Show All >>

Networked: 3153 relevant articles (47 outcomes, 253 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Acute-Phase Reaction

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6) : 4 outcomes 20 studies in 494 results : IBA
  2. Fibrinogen (Factor I) : 4 outcomes 13 studies in 148 results : FDA 1
  3. C-Reactive Protein : 3 outcomes 21 studies in 294 results : IBA
  4. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 3 outcomes 13 studies in 289 results : IBA
  5. Cytokines : 2 outcomes 22 studies in 323 results : IBA
  6. Turpentine : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 70 results : IBA
  7. Interleukin-1 (Interleukin 1) : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 160 results : IBA
  8. Transcription Factors (Transcription Factor) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 70 results : IBA
  9. NF-kappa B (NF-kB) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 37 results : IBA
  10. Cholesterol : 2 outcomes 1 study in 35 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Acute-Phase Reaction

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Malaria
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Abscess
  5. Inflammation
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Key Therapies for Acute-Phase Reaction

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 14 results
  2. Intraperitoneal Injections : 1 outcome in 11 results
  3. Enteral Nutrition (Feeding, Tube) : 1 outcome in 6 results
  4. Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Heart-Lung Bypass) : 4 studies in 16 results
  5. Prostatectomy (Retropubic Prostatectomy) : 3 studies in 5 results
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