Krista N Larson

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Even with Grid technologies, the main mode of access for the current High Performance Computing and High Throughput Computing infrastructures today is logging in via ssh. This mode of access locks scientists to particular machines as it is difficult to move the codes and environments between hosts. In this paper we show how switching the resource access(More)
IMPORTANCE Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) is a fibrosing skin disorder that develops in patients with kidney failure and has been linked to exposure to gadolinium-containing contrast agents. The time between exposure to gadolinium and the initial presentation of NSF is typically weeks to months but has been documented to be as long as 3½ years. We(More)
The present study determined the differential effects of unilateral striatal dopamine depletion on cranial motor versus limb motor function. Forty male Long Evans rats were first trained on a comprehensive motor testing battery that dissociated cranial versus limb motor function and included: cylinder forepaw placement, single pellet reaching, vermicelli(More)
Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is a rare, life-threatening hyperinflammatory syndrome characterized by uncontrolled activation and proliferation of proinflammatory cytokines. Initial presentation commonly includes fever, hepatosplenomegaly, and pancytopenia; 6 to 65% of cases also have a concurrent cutaneous eruption. We present the case of a(More)
Fig 1. Extensive pink-black necrotic plaques, flaccid hemorrhagic bullae, and desquamation on left upper extremity. CASE REPORT A 72-year-old white man with a medical history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, atrial fibrillation on warfarin, hypertension, and diabetes was transferred to our academic hospital for evaluation of extensive bruising and(More)
Background: Mammographic density (MD) is associated with increased breast cancer risk, yet limited data exist on an association between MD and breast cancer molecular subtypes.Methods: Women ages 18 years and older with breast cancer and available mammograms between 2003 and 2012 were enrolled in a larger study on MD. MD was classified by the Breast Imaging(More)
Pagetoid reticulosis is a rare variant of mycosis fungoides that presents with a large, usually single, erythematous, slowly growing scaly plaque containing an intraepidermal proliferation of neoplastic T lymphocytes. Histopathologically, this disease has distinctive attributes. In this report, we present two cases of pagetoid reticulosis, compare its(More)