late effect


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late ef·fect

(lāt e-fekt')
Physical finding that occurs after onset of an acute illness or injury; generally considered as secondary to the disorder, rather than unrelated.
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Similarly, there was no substantial late effect of isotretinoin on total cholesterol.
The cataract in this macaw was likely present before radiation treatment because radiation-induced cataracts are a late effect and tend to originate in the posterior portion of the lens.
If the patient is thought to have postmenstrual bleeding due to a previous cesarean delivery, ICD-9-CM guidelines would interpret that to mean that the patient's condition is a late effect of pregnancy or a sequela.
Therapy-related AML/MDS is a devastating late effect of the chemotherapy for ALL and one of the causes for delayed treatment failure.
In 1998 she developed severe dyspnoea, due to pulmonary irradiation damage and became severely anaemic, probably also a late effect of her radiotherapy.
Effects of intracarotid solvent (HCD) infusion on ipsilateral and contralateral cerebral cortical perfusion (CP) and on arterial blood pressure (ABP) in anesthetized rats Baseline Early effect (0-10 min) Ipsilateral CP (APU) 110 [+ or -] 30 119 [+ or -] 33 Contralateral CP (APU) 116 [+ or -] 26 110 [+ or -] 22 ABP (mmHg) 113 [+ or -] 3 115 [+ or -] 3 Late effect (50-60 min) n Ipsilateral CP (APU) 102 [+ or -] 28 17 Contralateral CP (APU) 113 [+ or -] 24 16 ABP (mmHg) 111 [+ or -] 3 17 Data are expressed as mean [+ or -] S.
In this patient the INR appeared to have been stabilised on antituberculous therapy, but a late effect is possible.
83, 930-939 Fracture and Dislocation 800-839 Late Effect 293.
Summary of cancer status, including diagnosis and stage 87% Summary of treatment given, including toxicities 76% experienced Expected persistent and late effects of therapy 53% Surveillance guidelines for identifying recurrent 82% disease/second primary and/or late effect Lifestyle recommendations 25% Note: Table made from bar graph.
Because lymphedema is a late effect of head and neck cancer and its treatment, occurring well after a patient has completed treatment, it is often overlooked, although it occurs fairly commonly.
Which of the following is not a late effect of polio?

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