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Circulating pregnancy-associated plasma protein A is not an early marker of acute myocardial infarction.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to assess whether serum levels of pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) are elevated early in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Expand
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Relation of nocturnal melatonin levels to C-reactive protein concentration in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation, is increasingly measured to stratify risk for coronary artery disease and guide clinical management. Likewise, a relation has been suggested betweenExpand
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The systematic position of the ignote tribe Lachnogyini Reitter , 1904 , with comments on the evolution of the aedeagus in the subfamilies Pimeliinae and Opatrinae
This paper deals with the systematic position of the Central Asiatic tribe Lachnogyini, that was previously placed in the subfamily Tenebrioninae near the tribe Opatrini. A revision of availableExpand
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Prognostic value of interleukin-8 as a predictor of heart failure in patients with myocardial infarction and percutaneous intervention.
BACKGROUND Recent studies have shown that pro-inflammatory cytokines play a significant contributory role in the pathogenesis of the acute heart failure. The purpose of this study was to determineExpand
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Diagnóstico de la pleuritis tuberculosa
La pleuritis tuberculosa continúa siendo una de las causas más importantes de derrame pleural en todo el mundo incluyendo por supuesto España'. El hecho de no tratar a un paciente afectado de unaExpand
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[Renal cell carcinoma associated with renal angiomyolipoma and renal cortical adenoma].
OBJECTIVE To report a case of renal cell carcinoma associated with renal angiomyolipoma and renal cortical adenoma and discuss the possibility of a hereditary etiology. METHODS A 64-year-oldExpand
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Prolonged inflation of coronary angioplasty balloon as treatment for subocclusive dissection of the coronary sinus during implantation of a coronary sinus pacing lead
Cardiac resynchronization therapy with biventricular stimulation is an accepted treatment procedure for patients with severe heart failure (NYHA class III/IV), low left ventricle ejection fraction,Expand
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Contribution à la connaissance des Ténébrionides néotropicaux. Le genre Phymatestes Pascoe, 1868. 2e partie : les groupes de Phymatestes exsculptus Perty et Phymatestes monstrosus Gebien (Coleoptera,
Deux groupes d'especes appartenant au genre Phymatestes Pascoe, 1 868, sont etudies et separes du groupe de P. tuberculatus (Fabricius, 1801) precedemment revise. Sept especes sont decrites dans cesExpand
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Catalogue of the World Gonocephalum Solier, 1834 (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae, Opatrini). Part 1. List of the Species and Subspecies
Abstract. The catalogue of all known World species of the genus Gonocephalum Solier, 1834 is presented: 3 subgenera, 415 species and subspecies are listed. The data of primary types andExpand
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