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Anti-Hu-associated paraneoplastic encephalomyelitis: analysis of 200 patients.
We reviewed 200 patients with paraneoplastic encephalomyelitis (PEM) and anti-Hu antibodies to show possible clinical differences with respect to previous series, and to identify patient, tumour andExpand
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Validation of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) in Spanish mothers.
BACKGROUND The EPDS is a 10-items self-report scale designed as a specific instrument to detect postnatal depression. It was validated in the UK and in other countries, but not in Spain. METHOD WeExpand
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Marked differences in protamine content and P1/P2 ratios in sperm cells from percoll fractions between patients and controls.
The various sperm cell types present in a simple ejaculate differ in their motility and morphology. However, little is known about the nuclear maturity of these sperm cells and their relationshipExpand
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Diagnostic accuracy and case management of clinical malaria in the primary health services of a rural area in south‐eastern Tanzania
Malaria control continues to rely on the diagnosis and prompt treatment of both suspected and confirmed cases through the health care structures. In south‐eastern Tanzania malaria is one of theExpand
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Serum inhibin B determination is predictive of successful testicular sperm extraction in men with non-obstructive azoospermia.
Recent work indicates that serum inhibin B is a useful marker of spermatogenesis and inhibin B production sufficient to maintain detectable serum concentrations in adults depends on spermatogenicExpand
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Postnatal psychiatric morbidity: a validation study of the GHQ-12 and the EPDS as screening tools.
OBJECTIVE To assess the validity of the 12-Item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12) and the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) in screening for the most common postnatal psychiatricExpand
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Non-psychotic psychiatric disorders after childbirth: prevalence and comorbidity in a community sample.
BACKGROUND Postnatal psychiatric morbidity is a frequent and serious complication of childbirth. The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence and co-occurrence of DSM-IV psychiatricExpand
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An increased CAG repeat length in the androgen receptor gene in azoospermic ICSI candidates.
The androgen receptor gene has a polymorphic trinucleotide repeat that encodes a polyglutamine tract in its N-terminal transactivation domain. We started this study in order to find out whether aExpand
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Childhood physical abuse as a common risk factor for depression and thyroid dysfunction in the earlier postpartum
Childhood abuse is a powerful risk factor for developing postpartum depression in adulthood, and recently it has been associated to thyroid dysfunction in postpartum depressive women. The purpose ofExpand
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Clinical outcome of patients with anti-Hu–associated encephalomyelitis after treatment of the tumor
Objective: To evaluate 1) the effect of the tumor treatment on the clinical course of paraneoplastic encephalomyelitis (PEM) with anti-Hu antibodies, 2) the impact of immunotherapy on the tumorExpand
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