Now showing items 1-10 of 351
Severe forms of neurocysticercosis: Treatment with albeimdazole
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 1996-03-01) [Artigo]
Study of 22 patients with the severe form of neurocysticercosis treated with albendazole (ABZ) administered in 6 different schedules ranging from 15 to 30 mg/kg/day for 21 to 60 days. Dextrochloropheniramine and ketoprofen ...
Fístula arteriovenosa pulmonar maciça. Causa rara, potencialmente curável de hipóxia neonatal.
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 1996-06-01) [Artigo]
The case of a six-day-old neonate admitted in an emergency situation because of dyspnea and increasing cyanosis is reported. Despite abnormal opacification on the chest X-ray and left ventricular overload on the electrocardiogram ...
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis-gp43 used as paracoccidioidin
(Journal of Medical and Veterinary Mycology, 1996-12-01) [Artigo]
A purified glycoprotein of 43 000 daltons from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis (gp43) was tested as paracoccidioidin in delayed-type hypersensitivity (DTH) tests in both experimental animals (guinea pig and mice) and patients ...
Season of birth as a risk factor for multiple sclerosis in Brazil
(Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 2013-06-15) [Artigo]
Risk factors for development of multiple sclerosis (MS) are still a matter of debate. Latitude gradient, vitamin D deficiency and season of birth are among the most investigated environmental factors associated with the ...
The Brazilian version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2001-12-01) [Artigo]
We report the cross-cultural adaptation and validation into Brazilian-Portuguese of the parent's version of two health related quality of life instruments. The Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) is a disease ...
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection and Kaposi's sarcoma in Brazil
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2006-05-01) [Artigo]
Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) became a critical health issue with the emergence of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the 1980s. Four clinical-epidemiological forms of KS have been described: classical KS, endemic ...
Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease.
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2013-04-03) [Artigo]
Anderson-Fabry disease is an X-linked defect of glycosphingolipid metabolism. Progressive renal insufficiency is a major source of morbidity, additional complications result from cardio- and cerebro-vascular involvement. ...
Dose-response of diuron [3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea] in the urothelial mucosa of Wistar rats
(Toxicology, 2013-08-20) [Artigo]
Diuron [3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea] is a herbicide that induced urothelial tumors in the urinary bladder of Wistar rats fed 2500. ppm during a long-term study. The currently suggested non-genotoxic mode of ...
Lack of association between HLA-E polymorphisms and transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
(Tissue Antigens, 2013-09-01) [Carta]
Risk factors for vascular dementia in elderly psychiatric outpatients with preserved cognitive functions
(Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 2007-06-15) [Artigo]
The aim of the study was to assess risk factors for vascular dementia (VaD) in elderly psychiatric outpatients without dementia, and to determine to what extent clinical interventions targeted such risk factors. Out of 250 ...