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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 ...
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 ...
Preliminary Criteria for Global Flares in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
(Arthritis Care & Research, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To develop widely acceptable preliminary criteria of global flare for childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (cSLE).Methods. Pediatric rheumatologists (n = 138) rated a total of 358 unique patient profiles ...
Africanized honeybee stings: how to treat them
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
INTRODUÇÃO: As abelhas africanizadas (AHBs) migraram do Brasil em 1956 para todo o continente Americano. Apesar de produtivas, são agressivas causando acidentes fatais. O objetivo foi avaliar pacientes atendidos no Hospital ...
OVERLAP SYNDROME IN PAEDIATRIC PATIENTS: DOES IT FIT INTO THE MODEL?
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2011-01-01) [Resumo]
PS-042c is low-dose combined oral contraceptives use associated to lower bone mineral content variation in adolescents over a one-year period?
(Archives of Disease in Childhood, 2014) [Artigo]
Background Low dose combined oral contraceptives (COC) can interfere in bone mass acquisition during adolescence. To evaluate bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) in female adolescents taking a standard ...