LYMPHANGIOGRAPHIC FINDINGS IN BEHï¿½ET'S DISEASE WITH LYMPHANGIECTASIA OF THE SMALL INTESTINE
- Diathermy treatment increases heat shock protein expression in female, but not male skeletal muscle. Touchberry, Chad; Tung Le; Richmond, Scott; Prewitt, Mike; Beck, David; Carr, David; Vardiman, Phil; Gallagher, Philip // European Journal of Applied Physiology;Feb2008, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p319
Heat shock treatments have been used to appreciably increase heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) content and the phosphorylation of heat shock protein 27 (Hsp27p). The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether diathermy can increase Hsp70 and Hsp27p content in skeletal muscle. Fourteen...
- HER-2/NEU ONCOPROTEIN. Schnell, Zoanne Burgess; Van Leeuwen, Anne M.; Kranpitz, Todd R. // Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests ;Jan2003, p585
Presents a laboratory and diagnostic guide for breast cancer testing in women using human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 or HER-2/neu oncoprotein as a specimen. Outcome of the presence of a high level of HER-2/neu oncoprotein among metastatic breast cancer patients; Nursing implications and...
- Disabling pansclerotic morphea of childhood and hypogammaglobulinemia: a curious association. Devidayal; Singh, S.; Kumar, L.; Radotra, B. D. // Rheumatology International;Jan2002, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p158
This communication describes a 1.5-year-old girl who presented with multiple episodes of infection since early infancy and stiffening of limbs for 2 months. Biopsy of the involved areas showed features consistent with pansclerotic morphea. Immunoglobulin estimation revealed...
- CHLORIDE, SERUM. Schnell, Zoanne Burgess; Van Leeuwen, Anne M.; Kranpitz, Todd R. // Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests ;Jan2003, p293
Presents a comprehensive guide to laboratory and diagnostic test for chloride in serum. Specimen collected and reference value for the test; Discussion on chloride levels in serum and its action; Clinical indications for the test; Physiological effect of an increased and decreased level of...
- Renal biopsies in children: current practice and audit of outcomes. Hussain, Farida; Mallik, Meeta; Marks, Stephen D.; Watson, Alan R. // Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation;Feb2010, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p485
Background. There is considerable variation in the way that children are prepared for and the techniques employed in a renal biopsy. There was national agreement between UK paediatric renal centres to review current practice and audit outcomes
- Survey of Amanita phalloides poisoning: clinical findings and follow-up evaluation. Křenová, M.; Pelclová, D.; Navrátil, T. // Human & Experimental Toxicology;Dec2007, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p955
The aim of our study was to evaluate the severity of hepatic and kidney damage with a focus on their reversibility, and to analyze the prognostic factors following Amanita phalloides poisoning based on calls made to the Czech Toxicological Information Centre. A variety of clinical and laboratory...
- GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING IN CROHN'S DISEASE: THE ROLE OF ACQUIRED FACTOR DEFICIENCY. Mamel, Jay J.; Johnson, David A.; Cattau, Edward // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1990, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p321
Presents a comment on the article about hemostasis in Crohn's Disease and low factor XIII levels in active disease. Abstract of the article; Accepted explanation for bleeding in chronic inflammatory bowel disease; Role of plasma proteins in the deficiency of factor XIII.
- Cutaneous Metastases from a Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma. Hamilton, Douglas // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Feb80, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p116
A 56-year-old man developed several deep cutaneous nodules in the pelvic area and on the upper extremities, trunk, and scalp. Biopsy revealed cutaneous metastases from a follicular carcinoma of the thyroid, for which the patient had been treated two and one-half years previously.
- Small Biopsies from the Face for Histologic Processing and Their Proper Orientation. Goldman, Leon // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Dec79, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p942
Although in 1958 the author expressed concern about biopsies from the face taken with punches, these instruments of expediency continue to be used on the face by many. The feeble excuse for the use of them is that the scarring is slight, especially with punches 2 cm in diameter or less. The...