Luis Felipe Salin Monteiro

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In this retrospective study we have analysed a series of 38 patients seen from 1983 to 1992 (mean follow-up, 4.5 years) with active neurocysticercosis (NCC), 23 (60.5%) with parenchymal and 15 (39.5%) with extraparenchymal NCC. Classification into these two forms of NCC was based on computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging criteria. The(More)
Factors shaping population differentiation in low latitude seabirds are not well-understood. In this study, we examined global patterns of DNA sequence variation in the mitochondrial control region of the band-rumped storm-petrel (Oceanodroma castro), a highly pelagic seabird distributed across the sub-tropical and tropical Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.(More)
PURPOSE This study aims to investigate the association between the rating of perceived exertion (RPE), heart rate (HR) and the blood lactate concentration ([La]) in successive judo fight simulations (randori). METHODS TEN ATHLETES PARTICIPATED IN THE STUDY (AGE: 25.6±2.1 years; stature: 1.75±0.07 m; body mass: 75.6±14.9kg; %BF: 11.5±7.8%; practice:(More)
The X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) is a genetic disease, caused by a defect mapped to Xq28. It is characterised by progressive demyelination of the cerebral white matter and adrenal insufficiency. The most important change that occurs is the accumulation of very long chain fatty acids (VLCFAs). The authors describe a patient whom the initial phenotype(More)
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