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How many patients with infrarenal aneurysms are candidates for endovascular repair? The Northern California experience.
PURPOSE To determine how many patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) meet the anatomical selection criteria for AneuRx stent-graft repair in community hospitals of Northern California. Expand
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Intrasac flow velocities predict sealing of type II endoleaks after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine whether intrasac spectral Doppler flow velocities can predict whether or not a type II endoleak will spontaneously seal and to relate intrasac flowExpand
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Melatonin attenuates high fat diet-induced fatty liver disease in rats.
AIM To investigate melatonin's preventive action in oxidative stress in a rat model with high fat diet-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). METHODS NAFLD was induced by high fat dietExpand
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Liver Pathology and Cell Proliferation After Octreotide Administration Following Partial Hepatectomy in Rats: An Experimental Study
Octreotide is a somatostatin analog introduced for clinical use that inhibits the growth of various tumors in rats. This study investigates liver pathology after octreotide treatment followingExpand
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Lymph Node Harvesting in Colorectal Carcinoma Specimens
Introduction Adequate lymph node evaluation is an important determinant of prognosis in patients with colorectal cancer. Current guidelines recommend evaluation of at least 12 lymph nodes; however, aExpand
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Abnormal mitochondrial respiration in skeletal muscle in patients with peripheral arterial disease.
OBJECTIVE Discrete morphologic, enzymatic and functional changes in skeletal muscle mitochondria have been demonstrated in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). We examined mitochondrialExpand
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Duplex Ultrasound Criteria for Defining the Severity of Carotid Stenosis
AbstractDuplex ultrasound scan (DUS) criteria for grading >50% carotid artery stenosis is typically divided into broad categories such as 50-79% stenosis, 80-99% stenosis, and occlusion. The purposeExpand
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Malignant gastrointestinal melanomas of unknown origin: should it be considered primary?
A Manou ras , M Gene t zak i s , E Lagoud i anak i s , H Markogiannakis, A Papadima, G Kafiri, K Filis, PB Kekis, V Katergiannakis, First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocrateion Hospital,Expand
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Management of Incidental Left-Sided Gallbladder
A left-sided gallbladder is a gallbladder located on the left side of the round ligament. It constitutes an uncommon anatomic abnormality. We report on a case of left-sided gallbladder discoveredExpand
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Undifferentiated giant cell type carcinoma of the gallbladder with sarcomatoid dedifferentiation: a case report and review of the literature
IntroductionUndifferentiated gallbladder carcinoma is a rare entity. Among unusual types of undifferentiated gallbladder carcinoma, giant cell type carcinoma is infrequent and, moreover, very fewExpand
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