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"Adem" a.k.a. "Oxygen" is a 2010 drama film directed by Hans Van Nuffel and written by Jean-Claude Van Rijckeghem and Hans Van Nuffel.


  1. Adem is a fictional character from the 2011 comedy, drama and romance film And Then What?.
  2. Adem is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Messenger.
  3. Adem is a fictional character from the 1999 film Propaganda.
  4. Adem is a fictional film character.


  1. ADEM a.k.a. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis is a rare autoimmune disease marked by widespread attack of inflammation in the brain and spinal cord. ADEM typically damages myelin, causing destruction of white matter. It is often triggered following a viral infection or vaccination.
  2. The Adem was an Italian-built car sold on the British market in 1912 by A. De Martini after his departure from the Martini company. Its 17.9 horsepower 4-cylinder monobloc engine had a capacity of 2.9 litres and a four-speed gearbox. It was cooled by fan blades on the flywheel. The car was not commercially successful, and it is possible none were sold.

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Google previewThe A-Z of Neurological Practice (2005)

A Guide to Clinical Neurology by Roger A. Barker

Clinical features: history and examination ADEM is a clinical syndrome: there are currently no accepted diagnostic criteria. Preceding infection: measles, rubella, chickenpox, rarely mumps, influenza, Mycoplasma pneumoniae. Preceding ...

Google previewTraining in Paediatrics (2009)

by Mark Gardiner, Sarah Eisen, Catherine Murphy

ADEM is an uncommon but treatable inflammatory demyelinating disorder which typically affects the subcortical white matter. Synonyms include post-infectious encephalomyelitis and immune-mediated encephalomyelitis. Typically it is a ...

Google previewTop 3 Differentials in Radiology (2011)

A Case Review by William T. O'Brien

ADEM is a monophasic demyelinating disease that occurs in children following an antecedent viral infection or vaccination. The demyelination is thought to be secondary to an autoimmune response against myelin due to cross-reaction with a ...

Google previewMR Imaging in White Matter Diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord (2005)

by Massimo Filippi, Nicola de Stefano, Vincent Dousset, Joseph C. McGowan

Epidemiology ADEM is an uncommon disease. Accurate epidemiological figures do not...

Google previewMolecular Pathology (2009)

The Molecular Basis of Human Disease by William B. Coleman, Gregory J. Tsongalis

In its acute, monophasic course, EAE resembles acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM). ADEM is a human disease characterized by acute, monophasic demyelination without a chronic phase. It is usually a post viral complication but ...

Google previewVaccines and Autoimmunity (2015)

by Yehuda Shoenfeld, Nancy Agmon-Levin, Lucija Tomljenovic

Conclusions ADEM is an acute demyelinating disease of the CNS that usually affects the very young.

Google previewWhat Words Say (1887)

A Practical Analysis of Words, for Use in Elementary Schools by John Kennedy

b A di'adem is an ornamental band or crown encircling (bound across ...

Google previewNeuroimaging (2008)

Self-Assessment Colour Review by Kirsten Forbes, Sanjay Shetty, Michael H Lev, Joseph Heiserman

PATHOLOGY AND CLINICAL CORRELATION ADEM is a monophasic immune- mediated disorder affecting the myelin sheaths with relative sparing of the axons. Classical presentation is following viral infection or immunization but can be ...

Google previewTextbook of Clinical Pediatrics

Acute Demylinating Encephalomyelitis ( ADEM) ADEM is an acute or sub acute inflammatory demyelinating disease of the ...

Google previewCritical Observations in Radiology for Medical Students (2015)

by Katherine R. Birchard, Kiran Reddy Busireddy, Richard C. Semelka

ADEM is an immunologically mediated allergic inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS), resulting in multifocal demyelinating lesions affecting the gray and white matter of the brain and spinal cord. It is typically seen in young ...

Google previewBlueprints Neurology (2013)

by Frank W. Drislane, Juan Acosta, Louis Caplan, Bernard Chang, Andrew Tarulli

ADEM is a monophasic demyelinating illness. MS is characterized by multiple white matter lesions separated in space and time and is therefore not monophasic. [Of course, the monophasic course will not be clear at the ...

Google previewNeuroradiology (2002)

by Mauricio Castillo

Although ADEM is a white matter disease, approximately 10% to 60% of patients show gray matter involvement (remember that myelinated fibers are found throughout the gray matter) (52). The gray matter lesions (as well as the white matter ...

Google previewNeurology in Clinical Practice: The neurological disorders (2004)

by Walter George Bradley

ITIS (ADEM) History ADEM is a monophasic demyelinating syndrome that occurs in association with an immunization or vaccination (postvaccination encephalomyelitis) or systemic viral infection (parainfectious encephalomyelitis).

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Autoimmune Diseases (2003)

by Dana K. Cassell, Noel R. Rose

perivenous encephalomyelitis Also known as acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM), perivenous encephalomyelitis is an acute, rapidly progressing, demyelinating multifocal disorder usually preceded by an ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Eritrea (2010)

by Dan Connell, Tom Killion

IDRIS MOHAMED ADEM (1921–2003). A leading figure in the early ...

Google previewINS Dictionary of Neuropsychology and Clinical Neurosciences (2015)

by David W. Loring, Stephen C. Bowden, Ph.D.

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) Adenoma *cognition, limited course, and identifiable etiologies. Elderly patients are at risk for developing acute confusional states from metabolic abnormalities or infections, and hospitalization ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sleep (2012)

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis ADEM is an acute inflammatory demyelinating disease of the CNS characterized by the onset of neurologic deficits occurring days to weeks after viral infection or vaccination. The disease is thought to be ...

Google previewEssential 18000 English-Irish Medical Words Dictionary (2015)

by Nam Nguyen

ADEM víreas mósáic alfalfa. 1686 amv anterior medullary velum. ADEM velum medullary anterior. 1687 amv apical membrane vesicles (about lung). ADEM vesicles membrane apical (thart scamhóg).

Google previewA Dakota-English Dictionary (1892)

by Stephen Return Riggs

adem'-ya-kfn. to break on, as by shooting or punching — abowawega. a-bo'-zu-zn, v. a (a and bozuzu) to break all up on; to destroy upon — abowazuzu. a - d a' - g a , v. n. (a and daga) to freeze in, on, or upon; to become ice ...

Google previewDictionary of African Biography

dierk lange Idris Mohammed Adem (1922–2003), president of the Eritrean Assembly and prominent leader of the Eritrean Liberation Front (ELF), was born in Agordat. IDRIS MOHAMMED ...

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