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Programa de controle de surto de escorpião Tityus serrulatus, Lutz e Mello 1922, no município de Aparecida, SP (Scorpiones, Buthidae).
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1995-04-01) [Artigo]
A scorpion control program was proposed for the town of Aparecida (SP), an endemic region of Tityus serrulatus. Clusters of scorpions in urban and rural areas, environmental degradation of the town's outskirts and new ...
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis antigen batches from the same isolate show immunological and biochemical differences
(Mycopathologia, 1996-12-01) [Artigo]
We investigated the occurrence of antigenic and biochemical variability among Paracoccidioides brasiliensis antigen batches prepared according to the same protocol. Initially (experiment 1), we analyzed two antigen lots ...
Postprandial plasma carotenoid responses following consumption of strawberries, red wine, vitamin C or spinach by elderly women
(Journal of Nutrition, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
This study investigated the postprandial plasma responses of carotenoids for 24 h after feeding five specific breakfast beverages; four of which had low or no carotenoid content. In seven fasting healthy elderly female ...
O ensino dos acidentes por animais peçonhentos nas Escolas Médicas Brasileiras.
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1992-07-01) [Artigo]
Cranioplasty: The autograft option
(Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 1995-01-01) [Artigo]
We present our clinical experience in cranioplasty with autograft as follows: conchal cartilage for losses up to 2 cm2, outer table grafts for defects up to 100 cm2, and, for larger defects still, split rib grafts, which ...
Intestinal malakoplakia associated with paracoccidiodomycosis: A new association
(Histopathology, 1997-02-21) [Artigo]
β-carotene and other carotenoids as antioxidants
(Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 1999-10-07) [Resenha]
Carotenoids are natural pigments which are synthesized by plants and are responsible for the bright colors of various fruits and vegetables. There are several dozen carotenoids in the foods that we eat, and most of these ...
Epidemiology of neurocysticercosis in Brazil
(Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1996-05-01) [Artigo]
A revision of literature was done with the objective of tracing an epidemiologic profile of neurocysticercosis (NCC) in Brazil. The prevalence was 0.12-9% in autopsies. The frequency was 0.03-7.5% in clinical series and ...
New treatment for frontal sinus hypertrophy
(Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1990-01-01) [Artigo]
A new treatment of frontal sinus hypertrophy is described. The anterior wall is removed, inverted, and attached again. The resulting depression is filled with bone dust. Details are discussed, and a case is presented.
SURFACTANTE COMO TERAPEUTICA DA SINDROME DE DESCONFORTO RESPIRATORIO DO RECEM-NASCIDO DE PRE-TERMO
(Jornal de Pediatria, 1994-12-01) [Editorial]