Johanmary Salazar

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The authors report the successful total removal of a rare intracranial tumor in the right lateral ventricle of a 15-year-old girl with epileptic seizures. Histopathological examination showed a benign tumor formed by mature cartilage and choroid plexus papilloma. From our review of the literature, a mixed tumor with these histological features has not been(More)
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease associated with high cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) thickness may act as a therapeutic target during treatments with drugs modulating the adipose tissue. We evaluate EAT thickness in RA patients treated with biological and nonbiological disease-modifying(More)
The arterial pressure, heart rate, cardiac output, stroke volume, total peripheral resistance and plasma angiotensin II were measured in Wistar rats and 24 hours after arterial renal constriction by a clip (0.20 mm d.i.). The results were compared with those obtained in a sham operated group. The experimental group showed an increase in arterial pressure(More)
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