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Transcatheter retrieval of Amplatzer Septal Occluder device embolized into the abdominal aorta
The use of Amplatzer Septal Occluder device has become an alternative to surgical procedure in selected group of patients affected by atrial septal defect. Percutaneous closure of atrial septalExpand
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How cellular membrane properties are affected by the actin cytoskeleton.
Lipid membranes define the boundaries of living cells and intracellular compartments. The dynamic remodelling of these membranes by the cytoskeleton, a very dynamic structure made of activeExpand
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Positive ice pack test in a case of food-borne botulism: a clinical note
The ice pack test is a useful and simple clinical test firstly proposed for the differential diagnosis of ptosis and diplopia in 1979 [1]. Considered particularly valuable for the diagnosis of ocularExpand
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Anatomical variations of the carotid arteries: kinking, coiling, and tortuosity. Anatomical and functional considerations
1 Department of Human Anatomy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila”, Bucharest 2 Department of Human Anatomy, “Ovidius” University of Constanta 3 Department of Radiology and MedicalExpand
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Severe Lower Limb Ischemia by Massive Arterial Thrombosis Revealing an Acute Myeloid Leukemia Needing for Leg Amputation: Clinical and Emotional Aspects Related to the Communication with the Patient
Large vessel thrombosis is a very rare clinical presentation of acute leukemia, generally associated with coagulopathy, usually characteristic of acute promyelocytic leukemia. A 13- year-old boy withExpand
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Conservative Management of Uncomplicated Acute Type B Intramural Hematoma of the Aorta Not Always is the Right Solution.
The natural course of Intramural Hematoma (IMH) of the aorta remains unpredictable and despite an increasing amount of literature reports its treatment is still debatable. IMH typically is diagnosedExpand
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Iliac artery-ureteral fistula: a fatal hemorrhage in a man with ureterocutaneostomy.
Primary and secondary artery-ureteral fistulas are a rare condition. In this case report we describe a case of misunderstood iliac artery-ureteral fistula, with negative radiological preoperativeExpand
[Neuroendocrine bladder cancer: oncological emergency?].
Neuroendocrine bladder cancer is extremely rare, with an estimated incidence of 0.5%- 0.7%. In bladder cancers there is no evident connection between the neuroendocrine phenotypic expression and theExpand
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