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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 previewBrain Imaging with MRI and CT (2012)

An Image Pattern Approach by Zoran Rumboldt, Mauricio Castillo, Benjamin Huang, Andrea Rossi

Pertinent Clinical Information ADEM is a monophasic disorder which typically begins within days to weeks after a prior infectious episode or...

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 previewDiagnostic and Interventional Radiology (2016)

by Thomas J. Vogl, Wolfgang Reith, Ernst J. Rummeny

Unlike multiple sclerosis ADEM is a monophasic disease. In rare cases it may recur; then, the term multi-phasic ADEM is used. Although ADEM is a relatively rare disease, it has gained increasing importance for two reasons. First, in recent ...

Google previewNeurology Board Review (2016)

Questions and Answers by Amy McGregor, M.D.

mofetil prevents lymphocyte B This patient has acute disseminated encephalomyelitis ( ADEM). ADEM is an demyelinating condition caused by inflammation.

Google previewImaging of White Matter, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America, (2014)

by Sangam Kanekar

MERS ADEM ADEM is an immune-mediated inflammatory disorder of the CNS, usually triggered by an inflammatory response to viral infections or, rarely, vaccinations.1,7,92 This condition predominantly affects children and young adults.

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 previewHandbook of Epilepsy Treatment (2010)

by Simon Shorvon

ADEM is an acute inflammatory demyelinating disorder that can follow systemic infections, andis immunologically mediated.

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 previewSpine Imaging E-Book (2012)

Case Review Series (Expert Consult - Online) by Efrat Saraf-Lavi

Comment Background and Clinical Presentation ADEM is a monophasic demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that occurs in most cases following a viral ...

Google previewEmergency Radiology (2016)

by Hani H. Abujudeh

ADEM is a post-infectious (usually viral) autoimmune mediated acute demyelination that typically occurs approximately two to four weeks after infection . Common viruses include influenza A, Epstein Barr virus, coronavirus, and mumps.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is an immunemediated inflammatory of the central nervous system (CNS), which is usually acute and monophasic, with evidence of multifocal white matter involvement.

Google previewINS Dictionary of Neuropsychology and Clinical Neurosciences (2015)

by David Loring

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 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 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 previewHistorical Dictionary of Eritrea (2010)

by Dan Connell, Tom Killion

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

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 ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2E1M3

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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