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We sought the long-term efficacy of traditionally used antidiabetic herbs in controlling blood glucose homeostasis and low-grade inflammation. Ninety-four subjects with either impaired glucose tolerance or mild T2D were randomized either to treatment arm or placebo arm and received 1 : 1 : 1 mixture of ginseng roots, mulberry leaf water extract, and banaba(More)
Background: To investigate radiologic and pathological features of intestinal tuberculosis with abdominal complications. Methods: Twenty-two patients with 23 surgically proven complications (nine intestinal obstructions, eight perforations, three fistulae, and three intestinal bleeds) were analyzed. Medical records, radiologic studies, and pathologic(More)
Objective: The role of monocyte chemotactic protein (MCP)-1 in human pulmonary and pleural tuberculosis (TB) was assessed by examining its production in clinical samples from patients with active pulmonary TB and tuberculous pleurisy (TBP). Methods: Serum was obtained from 26 active pulmonary TB patients [14 early TB (E-TB), and 12 chronic refractory TB(More)
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