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Chronic active disease pattern predicts early damage in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus
(Lupus, 2015) [Artigo]
The objective of this article is to assess disease activity patterns and their relationship to damage, death and growth failure in a cohort of juvenile lupus. Chronic active, relapsing-remitting and long quiescent activity ...
Influence of the elevation of the left ventricular diastolic pressure on the values of the first temporal derivative of the ventricular pressure (dP/dt)
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 1999-07-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: To assess the effects of the elevation of the left ventricular end-diastolic pressure (LVEDP) on the value of the 1st temporal derivative of the ventricular pressure (dP/dt). METHODS: Nineteen anesthetized dogs ...
A new acro-renal syndrome
(Archivos de Biologia Y Medicina Experimentales, 1981-01-01) [Resumo]
Variations in peak nasal inspiratory flow among healthy students after using saline solutions
(Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, 2015) [Artigo]
Nasal hygiene with saline solutions has been shown to relieve congestion, reduce the thickening of the mucus and keep nasal cavity clean and moist. Evaluating whether saline solutions improve nasal inspiratory flow among ...
MMP-2 and MMP-9 activities and TIMP-1 and TIMP-2 expression in the prostatic tissue of two ethanol-preferring rat models
(Analytical Cellular Pathology (amsterdam), 2015) [Artigo]
We investigated whether chronic ethanol intake is capable of altering the MMP-2 and MMP-9 activities and TIMP-2 and TIMP-1 expression in the dorsal and lateral prostatic lobes of low (UChA) and high (UChB) ethanol-preferring ...
Risk factors for low birth weight in Botucatu city, SP state, Brazil: A study conducted in the public health system from 2004 to 2008
(BMC Research Notes, 2012-01-24) [Artigo]
Background: Low birth weight (LBW), defined as birth weight less than 2500 g, has a complex etiology and may be a result of premature interruption of pregnancy or intrauterine growth restriction. The objective of this study ...
Cytokines released from blood monocytes and expressed in mucocutaneous lesions of patients with paracoccidioidomycosis evaluated before and during trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole treatment
(British Journal of Dermatology, 2006-04-01) [Artigo]
Background Mucocutaneous lesions in paracoccidioidomycosis are granulomatous and result from tissue responses to Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, the aetiological agent.Objectives and methods In this study we investigate the ...
Estudo comparativo entre cinco diferentes tratamentos sobre as alterações clínicas e laboratoriais do rato diabético induzido pela aloxana
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2005-02-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: The long-term effects of five different treatments of diabetes were evaluated in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. METHODS: Seven experimental groups, with 50 rats each (GN normal control; GD untreated diabetic ...
Chronic Ethanol Consumption Alters All-Trans-Retinoic Acid Concentration and Expression of Their Receptors on the Prostate: A Possible Link Between Alcoholism and Prostate Damage
(Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ethanol (EtOH) alters the all-trans-retinoic acid (ATRA) levels in some tissues. Retinol and ATRA are essential for cell proliferation, differentiation, and maintenance of prostate homeostasis. It has been ...
Virulence Factors IN Fungi of Systemic Mycoses
(Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1998-05-01) [Artigo]
Fatores de virulência em fungos de micoses sistêmicaFungos patogênicos causadores de micoses sistêmicas possuem vários fatores que permitem seu crescimento nas condições adversas oferecidas pelo hospedeiro, propiciando o ...