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Differential morphofunctional characteristics and gene expression in fast and slow muscle of rats with monocrotaline-induced heart failure
(Journal of Molecular Histology, 2011-06-01) [Artigo]
Heart failure (HF) is characterized by limited exercise tolerance, skeletal muscle atrophy, a shift toward fast muscle fiber, and myogenic regulatory factor (MRF) changes. Reactive oxygen species (ROS) also contribute to ...
Sclerotherapy for reticular veins in the Lower Limbs a triple-blind randomized clinical trial
(JAMA Dermatology, 2017-12-01) [Artigo]
IMPORTANCE Reticular veins are subdermal veins located in the lower limbs and are mainly associated with aesthetic complaints. Although sclerotherapy is the treatment of choice for reticular veins in the lower limbs, no ...
Effectiveness of the retreatment of patients with multibacillary leprosy and episodes of erythema nodosum leprosum and/or persistent neuritis: A single-center experience
(Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia, 2018-03-01) [Artigo]
Background: Erythema nodosum leprosum may appear before, during or after treatment of leprosy and is one of the main factors for nerve damage in patients. When it occurs or continues to occur after treatment, it may indicate ...
Pathological hypertrophy and cardiac dysfunction are linked to aberrant endogenous unsaturated fatty acid metabolism
(Plos One, 2018-03-01) [Artigo]
Pathological cardiac hypertrophy leads to derangements in lipid metabolism that may contribute to the development of cardiac dysfunction. Since previous studies, using high saturated fat diets, have yielded inconclusive ...
Cardiac, metabolic and molecular profiles of sedentary rats in the initial moment of obesityPerfis cardíaco, metabólico e molecular de ratos sedentários no momento inicial da obesidade
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2017-11-01) [Artigo]
Background: Different types of high-fat and/or high-energy diets have been used to induce obesity in rodents. However, few studies have reported on the effects observed at the initial stage of obesity induced by high-fat ...
Anti-inflammatory effects of Hymenaea courbaril essential oil compounds on pterygium fibroblasts
(Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2017-06-01) [Resumo]
Protective action of intravesical oxybutynin on bladder ultrastructure in rabbits with detrusor overactivity
(International Urogynecology Journal, 2009-02-01) [Artigo]
To evaluate the protective effect of intravesical oxybutynin on the ultrastructure of rabbits with detrusor overactivity (DO). Seventeen North Folk male rabbits were distributed into three groups: GI (n = 5) used as control, ...
Immunohistochemical expression of hormone receptors, Ki-67, endoglin (CD105), claudins 3 and 4, MMP-2 and-9 in endometrial polyps and endometrial cancer type I
(Oncotargets And Therapy, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the malignant potential of endometrial polyps (EP) by assessing the immunoexpressions of both estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PR), Ki-67 cell proliferation ...
Refractive errors in a Brazilian population: age and sex distribution
(Ophthalmic And Physiological Optics, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
PurposeTo determine the prevalence of refractive errors and their distribution according to age and sex in a Brazilian population.MethodsThis population-based cross-sectional study involved 7654 Brazilian inhabitants of ...
Hemodiálise intermitente em cães com doença renal crônica III
(Ciencia Rural, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
Intermittent hemodialysis (IHD) is a form of renal replacement that is used in veterinary medicine for cases involving drug removal, electrolyte imbalance, acute kidney injury, and chronic kidney disease (CKD). The aim of ...