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Characterization of CD4+CD8αα+ and CD4–CD8αα+ intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes in rats
Intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes (i-IEL) of aged rats comprise CD4 F CD8aa F and CD4 ‐ CD8aa F T cells expressing TCR ab. In the present study, we compared characteristics between CD4 F CD8aa FExpand
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Peripheral lung adenocarcinomas: 10 mm or less in diameter.
BACKGROUND Few reports have been published regarding peripheral lung adenocarcinomas that are 10 mm or less in diameter. This is considered to be the smallest tumor size detectable by presentExpand
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Initial experience with the radial incision approach for atrial fibrillation.
BACKGROUND Surgery for atrial fibrillation (AF) is performed with the aim of restoring sinus rhythm and atrial transport function, and preventing thromboembolism. The radial incision approach (RIA),Expand
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Complete inhibition of viral breakthrough by combination of MKC-442 with AZT during a long-term culture of HIV-1 infected cells.
We have investigated viral breakthrough during a long-term culture of HIV-1-infected cells with the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs) 6-benzyl-1-ethoxymethyl-5-isopropyluracilExpand
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[Secondary pulmonary hypertension due to pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy diagnosed by open lung biopsy].
A 67-year-old woman was admitted with progressive exertional dyspnea. Arterial blood gas analysis showed severe hypoxia. A chest radiograph and a computed tomography showed bilateral interstitialExpand
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Outcomes and risk factors after adjuvant surgical treatments for Mycobacterium avium complex lung disease
BackgroundLimited information is currently available on the postoperative outcomes of Mycobacterium avium complex lung disease (MAC-LD).ObjectiveTo show the outcomes of pulmonary resection andExpand
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Robot-assisted thoracoscopic lung resection aimed at solo surgery for primary lung cancer
  • K. Yamada, S. Kato
  • Medicine
  • General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
  • 18 June 2008
The surgical robotic system has been advanced as a tool that enables surgeons to perform precision operations of high quality. Many reports have been presented in cardiovascular surgery using theExpand
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Enzyme immunoassay for the measurement of 17α-estradiol 17-N-acetylglucosaminide in rabbit urine
17alpha-estradiol 17-N-acetylglucosaminide (17alphaE2 17NAG) is an estrogen metabolite hitherto obtained only in rabbits. To gain insight into this unique conjugate, an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) wasExpand
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Impact of sequential grafting of the internal thoracic or right gastroepiploic arteries on multiple coronary revascularization.
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study is to clarify the efficacy of the sequential anastomotic technique of the arterial conduits for multiple coronary revascularization. BACKGROUND The internal thoracicExpand
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