Bruno de Souza Lessa

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Kikuchi-Fujimoto’s disease (KFD) or histiocytic necrotising lymphadenitis is a benign and self-limited disease, of unknown aetiology, which affects mainly young women. It presents with localised lymphadenopathy, predominantly in the cervical region, accompanied by fever and leukopenia in up to 50% of the cases. KFD has been rarely described in association(More)
Studies on the prevalence of headache in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have shown that it varies from 32 to 78%. The purpose of our study was to determine the prevalence and characteristics of headache in SLE compared with patients with different types of diffuse connective tissue diseases (DCTD) and its relationship with clinical and laboratory(More)
Introduction The development of social competences, besides academic ones, is increasingly important once it is essential for students to learn how to interact and cooperate. Since the 1970s, the use of Cooperative Learning as a pedagogical tool has been broadly studied and its use has been proved effective in classroom (Artzt and Newman 1997; Leikin and(More)
This study aims the anatomical description and chemical characterization of aerial parts of Clusia criuva Cambess., Clusiaceae in addition to the evaluation of the antioxidant activity of crude extracts, correlated to the flavonoid content. The morphological characterization was performed using traditional techniques of plant anatomy. For phytochemical(More)
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