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Recalled and recorded bowel habits confirm early onset and high frequency of constipation in day-care nursery children
(Arquivos de Gastroenterologia, 2009-06-01) [Artigo]
CONTEXTO: Mães relatam início precoce de constipação em crianças atendidas em clínicas de gastroenterologia. OBJETIVOS: Estudar o hábito intestinal em crianças de baixa idade na comunidade, para avaliar se início precoce ...
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 ...
Pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines produced by human monocytes challenged in vitro with Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Microbiology and Immunology, 2007-04-30) [Artigo]
Monocytes and macrophages play a central role in innate and adaptive immune response against systemic fungal infections. Imbalances in suppressor or stimulatory cytokine secretion caused by these cells may influence disease ...
Does osteoporosis affect children and adolescents? 
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2004-03-01) [Carta]
Consensus-based recommendations for the management of juvenile localised scleroderma
(Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2019-08-01) [Artigo]
In 2012, a European initiative called Single Hub and Access point for paediatric Rheumatology in Europe (SHARE) was launched to optimise and disseminate diagnostic and management regimens in Europe for children and young ...
ARDS definitions in children: one step forward
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-03-01) [Carta]
Validation of Relapse Risk Biomarkers for Routine Use in Patients With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
(Arthritis Care & Research, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
Objective. The myeloid-related proteins 8 and 14 (MRP-8/MRP-14) and neutrophil-derived S100A12 are biomarkers of inflammation. They can be used to determine the relapse risk in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis ...
Comparison of clinical features and drug therapies among European and Latin American patients with juvenile dermatomyositis
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
ObjectiveTo compare the demographic features, presenting manifestations, diagnostic investigations, disease course, and drug therapies of children with juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) followed in Europe and Latin ...
The number of podocyte and slit diaphragm is decreased in experimental diabetic nephropathy
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2006-03-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To determine the number of podocyte, slit diaphragms, slit diaphragm extensions and GBM thickness in diabetic nephropathy. Methods: Sixty Rattus Wistarof both sexes weighing 200-300g were divided in two experimental ...