María Dolors Rodrigo

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Thallium poisoning seldom occurs in Spain. This article reports 5 cases of thallium poisoning, of which 4 of the patients belonged to the same family. The cases occurred in or near Granada between 1985 and 1987. The symptoms were initially gastrointestinal (vomiting, abdominal pain, gastrointestinal haemorrhage, etc.) in the case of the family poisoning,(More)
OBJECTIVE To report a case of heteropaternal superfecundation. DESIGN Case report. SETTING University paternity laboratory. PATIENT(S) Father, mother, and a set of twins. INTERVENTION(S) Blood typing conventional markers, as well as polymerase chain reaction loci and restriction fragment length polymorphism loci of DNA. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S)(More)
AIM OF THE STUDY To review our management and outcomes of nephrectomies performed in patients with non-functioning kidneys. METHODS Retrospective analysis of the patients who underwent nephrectomy surgery in our hospital between 2010 and 2014. Data was collected from the patient charts paying special attention to the clinical resolution of the symptoms(More)
It is well known that some patients with renal lithiasis due to idiopathic hypercalciuria (IH) may exhibit decreased bone mineral density (BMD). We have studied a large group of children in IH and related their BMD values to several renal function parameters and calcium and bone metabolism markers. Children with IH had higher osteocalcin and calcitriol(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare incidence of first osteoporotic fracture in two cohorts of postmenopausal women, one treated with bisphosphonates and the other only with calcium and vitamin D. DESIGN Retrospective population cohort study with paired matching based on data from electronic health records. SETTING Women aged 60 years and older in 2005, from 21(More)
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