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The paucity of epidemiologic data, and the previous impression of high incidence of cerebrovascular disease in Brazil, made us elaborate a prospective institutional study in Joinville, Brazil, with objective of identifying first and recurrent episodes in stroke. This study occurred from March 1995 to March 1996. We evaluated during the first episode of(More)
The degree to which the relative rise of serum human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG) concentration was related to proliferative cell activity and the biological vitality of tubal pregnancy was investigated. Salpingectomy was performed in 15 patients diagnosed as having non-ruptured tubal pregnancy. Serum HCG was evaluated twice preoperatively, with a 48-h(More)
Lateral x-rays of the lumbar spine in standing position and functional flexion-extension roentgenograms of 21 patients with spontaneous fusion within the lumbar area after spondylitis were checked related to kyphosis of the block, lordosis and mobility of the lumbar spine and the single discs, and the appearance of degenerative spondylolisthesis. 76%(More)
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