J D M Baas

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Mineral and bone disorders (MBD) are both an early and very common complication of chronic kidney disease (CKD). It is now accepted that they represent a significant risk factor, explaining the high cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in CKD patients. During the last decade, we have been witnessing many advances in the nomenclature, classification,(More)
The maxillofacial prosthodontist acts primarily as a member of the head and neck oncology team. Using special methods and techniques, and more or less specific materials, speech, chewing, swallowing and facial expression are to be regained as good as possible. Due to the complexity of several orofacial functions, surgical or prosthodontic rehabilitation(More)
Head and neck tumours possess several mechanisms to hinder an appropriate immune response against the tumour cell. In the first place, the tumour cells attempt to suppress the presentation of tumour-associated antigens to the cells of the immune system. Tumours also have a negative effect on the surface structures of the efferent blood vessel epithelium,(More)
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