Ayumi Igaki

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Since the auditory brainstem response (ABR) test is a test for the brainstem capacity and hearing function, it is recorded at the discharge from the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in our hospital. Although the reference range for the normal full-term newborn infants is well documented, that for the pre-term newborn and/or low birth weight infants is(More)
Hashimoto's encephalopathy is regarded as an autoimmune disorder that appears in patients with anti thyroid antibodies. The thyroid function tests of the patients are not necessarily abnormal, which sometimes makes the diagnosis difficult. Since most of the patients show consciousness disturbance, psychiatric symptoms, and cognitive function decline,(More)
The sera of diabetic patients showed an inverse correlation (r = -0.67, n = 57) between free gliclazide (oral hypoglycemic drug) level and the fructosamine value. The binding capacity of the primary binding site for gliclazide in the albumin molecule was increased from 4.5 x 10(-4) to 8.0 x 10(-4) M-1 by glycation of albumin, but not that of the secondary(More)
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