Search for dissertations about: "primary ciliary dyskinesia"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words primary ciliary dyskinesia.

  1. 1. Ultrastructural Studies of the Airway Epithelium in Airway Diseases

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Eyman Shebani; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Morphology; asthma; cilia; corticosteroids; cytokines; desmosomes; Gaucher’s disease; montelukast; primary ciliary dyskinesia; transmission electron microscopy; Morfologi; MEDICINE Morphology; cell biology; pathology; MEDICIN Morfologi; cellbiologi; patologi;

    Abstract : Ultrastructural studies of airway epithelium in airway disease are important for diagnosis and understanding the underlying pathology which helps clinicians to improve the patients' treatment.Airway biopsies from a 5-month old boy with respiratory problems and gastro-oesophageal reflux were studied by transmission electron microscopy (TEM). READ MORE

  2. 2. Studies of the Elemental Composition of Airway Surface Liquid with Relevance to Cystic Fibrosis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Viengphet Vanthanouvong; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Anatomy; airway surface liquid; cystic fibrosis; Na; K; Cl; X-ray microanalysis; Anatomi;

    Abstract : Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease with symptoms mainly in the respiratory tract. The airway epithelium is covered with a thin layer of fluid, the airway surface liquid (ASL). The volume and composition of ASL are important in the pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis. The composition of ASL was determined. READ MORE