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Uterine artery embolization for the treatment of uterine leiomyomata midterm results.
INTRODUCTION The authors review their midterm experience with uterine artery embolization for the treatment of uterine fibroids. MATERIALS AND METHODS Sixty patients were referred for permanentExpand
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In vivo imaging, tracking, and targeting of cancer stem cells.
BACKGROUND There is increasing evidence that solid cancers contain cancer-initiating cells (CICs) that are capable of regenerating a tumor that has been surgically removed and/or treated withExpand
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Cyclooxygenase‐2‐positive macrophages infiltrate the Alzheimer’s disease brain and damage the blood–brain barrier
Background Monocyte/macrophages are known to infiltrate the brain of patients with HIV‐1 encephalitis (HIVE). In Alzheimer’s disease brain, the origin of activated microglia has not been determined.
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Preventing lead poisoning in young children
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Macrovesicular hepatic steatosis in living related liver donors: correlation between CT and histologic findings.
PURPOSE To assess degree of macrovesicular steatosis with unenhanced computed tomography (CT) and correlate it with histologic findings in potential donors for living related liver transplantation.Expand
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Bone age assessment of children using a digital hand atlas
We have developed an automated method to assess bone age of children using a digital hand atlas using a computer-assisted diagnosis (CAD) module to assess a child bone age. Expand
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Trends in adverse events after IV administration of contrast media.
OBJECTIVE Data collected from 1985 to 1999 on adverse events after the IV administration of contrast media were evaluated to identify trends. MATERIALS AND METHODS Data collected on 391 adverseExpand
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Increased Prevalence of Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw with Vitamin D Deficiency in Rats
Necrotic bone exposure in the oral cavity has recently been reported in patients treated with nitrogen‐containing bisphosphonates as part of their therapeutic regimen for multiple myeloma orExpand
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Relationship between increasing body weight, insulin resistance, inflammation, adipocytokine leptin, and coronary circulatory function.
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate effects of obesity, insulin resistance, and inflammation on coronary circulatory function and its relationship to leptin plasma levels. BACKGROUND It is not knownExpand
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Volume-rendered helical computerized tomography angiography in the detection and characterization of intracranial aneurysms.
OBJECT The goal of this study was to evaluate the utility of volume-rendered helical computerized tomography (CT) angiography in patients with intracranial aneurysms. The authors compared theExpand
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