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Acute-Phase Reaction

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; State, Acute-Phase; Acute-Phase State; Reaction, Acute-Phase; Response, Acute-Phase
Networked: 3153 relevant articles (47 outcomes, 253 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Malaria
3. Pain (Aches)
4. Abscess
5. Inflammation

Experts

1. Grunfeld, Carl: 15 articles (04/2011 - 04/2002)
2. Ramadori, Giuliano: 14 articles (01/2013 - 10/2002)
3. Feingold, Kenneth R: 13 articles (04/2011 - 04/2002)
4. Herndon, David N: 11 articles (06/2013 - 01/2002)
5. Shigenaga, Judy K: 11 articles (04/2011 - 04/2002)
6. Jeschke, Marc G: 9 articles (06/2013 - 01/2002)
7. Wallin, Håkan: 8 articles (07/2015 - 01/2009)
8. Friis, Henrik: 7 articles (10/2015 - 05/2003)
9. Saber, Anne T: 7 articles (07/2015 - 01/2009)
10. Vogel, Ulla: 7 articles (07/2015 - 01/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Acute-Phase Reaction:
1. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)IBA
2. Fibrinogen (Factor I)FDA Link
3. C-Reactive ProteinIBA
4. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)IBA
5. CytokinesIBA
6. TurpentineIBA
7. Interleukin-1 (Interleukin 1)IBA
8. Transcription Factors (Transcription Factor)IBA
9. NF-kappa B (NF-kB)IBA
10. CholesterolIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transplants (Transplant)
2. Intraperitoneal Injections
3. Enteral Nutrition (Feeding, Tube)
4. Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Heart-Lung Bypass)
5. Prostatectomy (Retropubic Prostatectomy)