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Detection of serum hepcidin in renal failure and inflammation by using ProteinChip System.
Hepcidin, a key regulator of iron metabolism, is expressed in the liver, distributed in blood, and excreted in urine. However, to date, no reliable and practical method for measuring the bioactiveExpand
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Acute Renal Failure with Severe Loin Pain and Patchy Renal Ischemia after Anaerobic Exercise in Patients with or without Renal Hypouricemia
Acute renal failure induced by rhabdomyolysis after strenuous exercise is well known. We describe here a new type of acute renal failure with severe loin pain which develops after anaerobic exerciseExpand
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Ten-year prospective study on the development of renal cell carcinoma in dialysis patients.
A prospective study was undertaken to investigate the development of renal cell carcinoma in dialysis patients. Three renal cell carcinomas were detected among 96 hemodialysis patients in 1979, andExpand
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Multi-center intervention study on glycohemoglobin (HbA1c) and serum, high-sensitivity CRP (hs-CRP) after local anti-infectious periodontal treatment in type 2 diabetic patients with periodontal
The purpose of this study was to examine whether periodontal treatment incorporating topical antibiotic therapy affects on levels of glycohemoglobin (HbA1c) and serum high-sensitivity C-reactiveExpand
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Acquired cystic disease: mechanisms and manifestations.
  • I. Ishikawa
  • Medicine
  • Seminars in nephrology
  • 1 November 1991
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Development of acquired cystic disease and adenocarcinoma of the kidney in glomerulonephritic chronic hemodialysis patients.
The fate of the contracted kidney in long-term hemodialysis patients was examined. Total kidney volume was measured by computer assisted tomography in 96 chronically hemodialyzed patients withExpand
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High incidence of papillary renal cell tumours in patients on chronic haemodialysis
Papillary and nonpapillary renal cell tumours can be differentiated according to their genetic constitution. In this study, their incidence in end stage kidney disease has been investigatedExpand
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Uremic acquired renal cystic disease. Natural history and complications.
Males on long-term dialysis tend to develop more severe forms of acquired cystic disease of the kidney than females. The severity of the disease is unaffected by therapeutic modality, eitherExpand
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Bone mineral density in periodontally healthy and edentulous postmenopausal women.
(Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic disease among postmenopausal women. Reduced masticatory function caused by tooth loss may be a contributing risk factor of osteoporosis. The present studyExpand
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High incidence of common bile duct dilatation in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease patients.
Two autosomal dominant kidney disease (ADPKD) patients with cholecystitis or communicating extrahepatic dilatation of the common bile duct accompanied by tiny common bile duct stones prompted us toExpand
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