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Emphysema Summary

Description: A pathological accumulation of air in tissues or organs.

Key Drugs and Agents for Emphysema

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Pancreatic Elastase (Elastase) : 16 outcomes 72 studies in 496 results : IBA
  2. Smoke : 15 outcomes 60 studies in 450 results : IBA
  3. Oxygen : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 155 results : IBA
  4. Leukocyte Elastase (Neutrophil Elastase) : 5 outcomes 15 studies in 125 results : IBA
  5. alpha 1-Antitrypsin (alpha 1 Antitrypsin) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 114 results : IBA
  6. Tretinoin (Retinoic Acid) : 3 outcomes 10 studies in 28 results : FDA 27 Generic
  7. Gold : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 47 results : IBA
  8. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 31 results : IBA
  9. Serine (L-Serine) : 3 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 16
  10. AAT deficiency : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 89 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Emphysema

  1. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  2. Inflammation
  3. Dyspnea (Shortness of Breath)
  4. Bronchitis
  5. Lung Diseases (Lung Disease)
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Key Therapies for Emphysema

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  1. Pneumonectomy (Lung Volume Reduction) : 90 outcomes 111 studies in 619 results
  2. Lung Transplantation : 9 outcomes 12 studies in 247 results
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 92 results
  4. Sternotomy : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 22 results
  5. Stents : 3 outcomes 9 studies in 18 results
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