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Surgical treatment of pseudoaneurysm of the sinus of valsalva after aortic valve replacement for active infective endocarditis.
Pseudoaneurysm is an uncommon and serious complication of infective endocarditis (IE). It is often fatal because of its rapid progress, high rates of rupture and recurrence, and worsening effects onExpand
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Retrospective Comparison of Minilaparotomy ('moving window method') and Laparoscopic-assisted Approaches for Colon Cancer Resection
Title Retrospective Comparison of Minilaparotomy ('moving window method') and Laparoscopic-assisted Approaches for Colon Cancer Resection Author(s) Nakagoe, Tohru; Sawai, Terumitsu; Tsuji, Takashi;Expand
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Clinical utility of three-dimensional time-of-flight magnetic resonance angiography for the evaluation of intracranial aneurysms.
Magnetic resonance (MR) angiographic studies of 14 patients with intracranial aneurysms (AN) were analyzed retrospectively as compared with contrast angiographic studies. Eighteen of 19 (95%) lesionsExpand
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Serum Level of Hyaluronic Acid Does not Correlate with Changes of Hepatic Volume after Portal Vein Embolization
Title Serum Level of Hyaluronic Acid Does not Correlate with Changes of Hepatic Volume after Portal Vein Embolization Author(s) Nanashima, Atsushi; Yamaguchi, Hiroyuki; Shibasaki, Shinichi; Shindo,Expand
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Thoracic esophageal carcinoma: evaluation in the sagittal section with magnetic resonance imaging
Abstract. Among 54 patients with thoracic esophageal carcinoma (53 squamous cell carcinoma, 1 adenosquamous carcinoma), the usefulness of MR sagittal imaging for evaluating local extent (T factor)Expand
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Imaging features of myoepithelioma arising from the hard palate: A case report
A 53-year-old Japanese woman presented with a mass of the hard palate that was histologically diagnosed as myoepithelioma. By CT, the well-demarcated ovoid isodense mass showed faint contrastExpand
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Imaging features of myoepithelioma arising from the hard palate. A case report.
A 53-year-old Japanese woman presented with a mass of the hard palate that was histologically diagnosed as myoepithelioma. By CT, the well-demarcated ovoid isodense mass showed faint contrastExpand
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Computed tomography in amyloid goiter.
Two cases of amyloid goiter showed diffuse decreased density of enlarged thyroid on CT. The diffuse decreased density of amyloid goiter on CT is thought to represent large amount of adipose tissueExpand
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