Li Zhou Tang

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Figure 2. Erythematous and keratotic plaques around the anus. Dear Editor, Olmsted syndrome is a rare congenital disorder with major diagnostic traits of bilateral mutilating palmoplantar keratoderma and periorificial keratotic plaques. Here, we report a new case of a 7-yearold Chinese boy who also presented with easily broken hair, bone changes and growth(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS To longitudinally analyze changes of primary liver cancer incidence and mortality in mainland China during the first decade of 21st century. METHODOLOGY Available data of crude incidence and mortality of primary liver cancer from annual reports of the National Central Cancer Registry in mainland China were retrieved and analyzed. RESULTS(More)
The objective of this study was to clarify the prevalence and characteristics of hyperuricemia in various pediatric malignancies before the initiation of treatment. We conducted a retrospective analysis of 119 children with various newly diagnosed malignancies between April 2000 and March 2010. On the basis of the reference values previously established in(More)
The prevalence of hyperuricemia in obese children and adolescents and its association with metabolic syndrome are largely unknown. The objective of our study was to characterize hyperuricemia in relation to metabolic syndrome in Japanese children and adolescents with obesity. Between 2005 and 2008, we performed a cross-sectional study of 1,027 obese(More)
BACKGROUND Based on a description of acupuncture to treat a bone disease resembling osteoporosis in the ancient text of Huangdi Neijing, we aimed to assess the effects of electroacupuncture (EA) at GB points in ovariectomised (OVX) rats. METHODS 40 female Wistar rats were randomly divided into four groups (n=10 each): ovariectomised model group (OVX);(More)
Knowledge of the relationships and thus the classification of fungi, has developed rapidly with increasingly widespread use of molecular techniques, over the past 10–15 years, and continues to accelerate. Several genera have been found to be polyphyletic, and their generic concepts have subsequently been emended. New names have thus been introduced for(More)
The present study aims at investigating the frequency and characteristics of hyperuricemia in both obese and sick children. First, we established our own reference values for serum uric acid (UA), since UA values are highly dependent upon age. In the analysis of 328 samples consisting of six different age groups: <1, 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, and 13-15 years,(More)
A prospective randomized, controlled, single-blinded trial to compare the effectiveness and safety of heparin saline (HS) to those of normal saline (NS) as flushing and locking solutions for peripheral venous catheter (PVC) in decompensated liver cirrhosis (DLC) patients.Patients with DLC at our institution between April 2012 and March 2013 were enrolled(More)
We present eight cases with short stature, pituitary hyperplasia, and hypothyroidism. Pituitary hyperplasia due to primary hypothyroidism was diagnosed on the basis of clinical manifestations, endocrine examination and MRI. After 2 to 6 months of L-thyroxine replacement therapy, the signs of hypothyroidism disappeared; free triiodothyronine, free thyroxine,(More)
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