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Celiac Disease in Children with Diarrhea Is More Frequent than Previously Suspected
Background: Celiac disease (CD) may be missed or diagnosed late in children with chronic diarrhea. In this study the authors estimated the frequency of CD among pediatric patients with chronicExpand
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A study of the relationship between Helicobacter pylori and recurrent aphthous stomatitis using a urea breath test.
AIM Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is one of the most common, well-known pathogenic agents in the development of peptic ulcers. Some investigators have shown a relationship between H. pylori andExpand
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Protocol Design for Large-Scale Cross-Sectional Studies of Surveillance of Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases in Iran: STEPs 2016.
INTRODUCTION The rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) has gained increasing attention. There is a great need for reliable data to address such problems. Here, we describe the development of aExpand
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Hemodialysis Angioaccess Choice and Survival in a Tertiary Care Saudi Arabian Center from 1993 to 2004
Background and Aims: Properly functioning angioaccess is essential for the provision of adequate dialysis. We present and discuss a unique vascular access experience in a Saudi Arabian Center,Expand
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Simultaneous Presentation of Wilson’s Disease and Autoimmune Hepatitis; A Case Report and Review of Literature
Introduction: Coexistence of Wilson’s disease and autoimmune hepatitis has been rarely reported in English literature. In this group of patients, there exist features of both diseases and laboratoryExpand
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Evaluating the association between neonatal mortality and maternal high blood pressure, heart disease and gestational diabetes: A case control study
Background: Prevention of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) during pregnancy is recommended due to severe complications for mothers and infants. Considering that NCDs have a significant impact onExpand
Creatinine Phosphokinase (CPK) Elevation in the Coexistence of Wilson's Disease and Autoimmune Hepatitis with Atypical Presentation: A Diagnostic Dilemma
Background: Wilson's disease (WD) is a genetic disorder with various clinical presentations due to excessive accumulation of copper in the liver and other organs. It can present as acute/chronicExpand
Assessing the Prevalence and Treatment of Malnutrition in Hospitalized Children in Mofid Children's Hospital During 2015-2016.
BACKGROUND Malnutrition in hospitalized patients causes problems in treatment and increases hospitalization duration. The aim of this research was to determine the prevalence of malnutrition inExpand