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Epidermoid cyst occurring in a pancreatic accessory spleen.
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Comparison of the effects of three angiotensin II receptor type 1 blockers on metabolic parameters in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
OBJECTIVE In a previous study involving 18 hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, we found that replacement of valsartan and candesartan by telmisartan significantly improved insulinExpand
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Usefulness of a Highly Sensitive Urinary and Serum IL-6 Assay in Patients with Diabetic Nephropathy
Background/Aim: Interleukin-6 (IL-6) promotes the growth of renal mesangial cells. IL-6 may play a major role in such mesangial proliferation, but there has been little research on IL-6 in relationExpand
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[The dawn phenomenon in diabetes mellitus].
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Exocrine pancreatic function in chronic liver diseases.
To confirm the respective influence of chronic alcoholism and liver disease on exocrine pancreatic function in cholecystokinin secretin (CS), tests were performed on patients with chronic liverExpand
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Fulminant type 1 diabetes mellitus associated with a reactivation of Epstein–Barr virus that developed in the course of chemotherapy of multiple myeloma
A 70‐year‐old woman who was diagnosed with multiple myeloma underwent chemotherapy. Three months after beginning chemotherapy, she was readmitted to the hospital because of fever and hepatopathy. HerExpand
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Elevation of serum phospholipase A2 in patients at an intensive care unit
SummaryTo evaluate the organ specificity of pancreatic phospholipase A2 (PLA2) and the diagnostic value of the elevation of serum PLA2 levels in patients with serious diseases not involving theExpand
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Dipeptidyl peptidase‐4 inhibitors‐associated bullous pemphigoid: A retrospective study of 168 pemphigoid and 9,304 diabetes mellitus patients
Bullous pemphigoid (BP) might be drug‐induced. The present study evaluated the relationship between BP and dipeptidyl peptidase‐4 inhibitors (DPP4Is).
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Effects of calmodulin inhibitors on amylase secretion from rat pancreatic acini.
To investigate the role of calmodulin in stimulus-secretion coupling in pancreatic acinar cells, we studied the effects of W-7, a calmodulin inhibitor, and KN-62, a specific inhibitor ofExpand
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Longitudinal changes of plasma pancreatic enzymes and hormones in experimental pancreatolithiasis in dogs
Plasma pancreatic enzymes and hormones were longitudinally observed after producing partial obstruction of the major pancreatic duct in dogs to study an initial state of chronic pancreatitis orExpand
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