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Autoimmune Renal Disease Is Exacerbated by S1P-Receptor-1-Dependent Intestinal Th17 Cell Migration to the Kidney
Summary Th17 cells are most abundant in the gut, where their presence depends on the intestinal microbiota. Here, we examined whether intestinal Th17 cells contribute to extra-intestinal Th17Expand
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A Mechanism for Cancer-Associated Membranous Nephropathy.
The cause of paraneoplastic membranous nephropathy is unclear. In the current case, new expression of THSD7A in a gallbladder carcinoma and the development of membranous nephropathy may indicate aExpand
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Potential Role for Urine Polymerase Chain Reaction in the Diagnosis of Whipple’s Disease
Abstract Background Whipple’s disease (WD) is a rare infection with Tropheryma whipplei that is fatal if untreated. Diagnosis is challenging and currently based on invasive sampling. In a case of WDExpand
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Implementation of a Clinical Reasoning Course in the Internal Medicine trimester of the final year of undergraduate medical training and its effect on students' case presentation and differential
Background: Clinical reasoning, comprising the processes of clinical thinking, which form the basis of medical decisions, constitutes a central competence in the clinical routine on which diagnosticExpand
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Severe Acute Kidney Injury Due to Nivolumab/Ipilimumab-induced Granulomatosis and Fibrinoid Vascular Necrosis.
Immune-checkpoint inhibitors have revolutionized the treatment of cancers in recent years. Four drugs have obtained FDA approval in a variety of cancer types. Immune-related adverse events are commonExpand
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