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Coated oral 5-aminosalicylic acid therapy for mildly to moderately active ulcerative colitis. A randomized study.
We assessed oral 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) prepared with a pH-sensitive polymer coating in 87 patients with mildly to moderately active ulcerative colitis in a double-blind, placebo-controlledExpand
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Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. A clinicopathologic study of 120 cases
A review was done of 120 cases of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST) seen during a 71‐year period. Of the 120 patients, 52 were males and 68 were females with a mean age at diagnosis ofExpand
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Proximal tibial osteotomy. A critical long-term study of eighty-seven cases.
Eighty-seven valgus osteotomies of the tibia were performed in seventy-three patients for osteoarthrosis of the medial compartment of the knee; the median follow-up was ten years (range, three toExpand
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Long-term outcome in patients undergoing surgical repair of tetralogy of Fallot.
BACKGROUND Although corrective surgery for tetralogy of Fallot has been available for more than 30 years, the occurrence of late sudden death in patients in whom surgery was apparently successfulExpand
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Risk factors for prosthetic joint infection: case-control study.
We conducted a matched case-control study to determine risk factors for the development of prosthetic joint infection. Cases were patients with prosthetic hip or knee joint infection. Controls wereExpand
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Surgical treatment of neuroendocrine metastases to the liver: a plea for resection to increase survival.
BACKGROUND Hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors have a protracted natural history and are associated with endocrinopathies. Resection is indicated for symptom control. Previous reports haveExpand
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Long-term outcome after surgical repair of isolated atrial septal defect. Follow-up at 27 to 32 years.
BACKGROUND Atrial septal defects have been surgically correctable for more than 30 years. The long-term survival rates among patients treated in the early era of cardiac surgery are poorlyExpand
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The probability of malignancy in solitary pulmonary nodules. Application to small radiologically indeterminate nodules.
BACKGROUND A clinical prediction model to identify malignant nodules based on clinical data and radiological characteristics of lung nodules was derived using logistic regression from a random sampleExpand
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Volvulus of the Colon: Incidence and Mortality
Between 1960 and 1980, 137 patients with colonic volvulus (52% cecal, 3% transverse colon, 2% splenic flexure, and 43% sigmoid) were seen at the Mayo Clinic. Among the 59 patients with sigmoidExpand
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Cogan's syndrome: 18 cases and a review of the literature.
In this article, we review 78 cases of Cogan's syndrome--18 from our institution and 60 from the English medical literature--and describe the clinical, laboratory, radiographic, and pathologicExpand
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