Carlos Sasso Faccin

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OBJECTIVE To prospectively determine the prevalence of incidental adrenal lesions at computed tomography (CT) at an University Hospital in Brazil. PATIENTS AND METHOD A cross-sectional prospective study was performed to evaluate 3,382 consecutive patients with no known adrenal disease or malignancies who underwent chest and abdominal CT scans over a(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the characteristics associated with the dropout of patients followed up in a Brazilian out patient clinic specializing in hypertension. METHODS Planned prospective cohort study of patients who were prescribed an antihypertensive treatment after an extensive initial evaluation. The following parameters were analyzed: sex, age,(More)
Key words: glomerulonephritis; granulomatous disease; tapering after 8 weeks. During the subsequent year, pulmonary sarcoidosis remained inactive, but there nephrotic syndrome; renal transplantation was a progressive deterioration in renal function, and her serum creatinine increased to 9.6 mg/dl. A second renal biopsy revealed global segmental(More)
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