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VEGF Protects Brain against Focal Ischemia without Increasing Blood–Brain Permeability when Administered Intracerebroventricularly
Following the publication of this article, the authors discovered the following error: the mean values in the second column on page 1114 should have been given with their standard errors to conformExpand
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VEGF Protects Brain against Focal Ischemia without Increasing Blood–Brain Permeability When Administered Intracerebroventricularly
Delayed administration of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) promotes functional recovery after focal cerebral ischemia. However, early intravenous injection of VEGF increases blood–brainExpand
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The Clinical Profile of Nonmotor Fluctuations in Parkinson's Disease Patients
Objective: Recently described nonmotor fluctuations may cause disability in Parkinson's disease patients. These fluctuations are generally grouped as sensory, autonomic and psychiatric. The clinicalExpand
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Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphisms are associated with ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke: Dual effect of MTHFR polymorphisms C677T and A1298C
Hyperhomocysteinemia is an independent risk factor for ischemic stroke. The enzyme methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) plays a critical role in modulating the levels of plasma homocysteine.Expand
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Intracranial sewing needle in a man with seizure: a case of child abuse?
Physical abuse in infancy can cause persistent neurological deficits. Although intracranial foreign bodies are generally secondary to penetrating trauma or surgical procedures, rarely they also occurExpand
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The effects of rasagiline on cognitive deficits in Parkinson's disease patients without dementia: A randomized, double‐blind, placebo‐controlled, multicenter study
Cognitive impairment can occur at all stages of Parkinson's disease. Rasagiline is a selective monoamine oxidase type‐B inhibitor that enhances central dopaminergic transmission. Dopamine is thoughtExpand
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Short-wavelength automated perimetry in patients with migraine
BackgroundThe aim was to investigate short-wavelength sensitivity deficits in patients with migraine.MethodsFifteen migraine and 18 age-matched healthy volunteers with normal ophthalmologicExpand
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Evaluation of the angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and the risk of ischaemic stroke
Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene polymorphism has been associated with increased incidence of stroke in some populations, although contradictory results have been reported. The aim of thisExpand
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Dysexecutive Syndrome: A Specific Pattern of Cognitive Impairment in Systemic Sclerosis
Background and Purpose:Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is a connective-tissue disorder characterized by microvascular damage and tissue fibrosis. Although overt nervous system involvement is unusual in SSc,Expand
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Evaluation of depressive mood and cognitive functions in patients with acromegaly under somatostatin analogue therapy
AimsAcromegaly is caused by a pituitary adenoma that releases excess growth hormone (GH) and a concomitant increase in insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1). Acromegaly results not only in phenotypicExpand
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