Neal K. Nakra

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OBJECTIVE The purpose of this work was to determine whether, in children with metabolic syndrome and sleep-disordered breathing, metabolic markers separate them from children with metabolic syndrome without sleep-disordered breathing and whether treatment of sleep-disordered breathing with continuous positive airway pressure is associated with an(More)
BACKGROUND Reperfusion in ischemia is believed to generate cytotoxic oxidative stress, which mediates reperfusion injury. These stress conditions can initiate lipid peroxidation and damage to proteins, as well as promote DNA strand breaks. As biliverdin and bilirubin produced by heme oxygenase isoform 1 (HO-1) have antioxidant properties, the production of(More)
56 patients with prostatic enlargement were subjected to transrectal fine needle aspiration (FNA) of prostate. The cytologic diagnosis was correlated with histology in 55 cases. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) was diagnosed in 44 cases. In 18 of these, there was associated chronic prostatitis in three cases acute prostatitis and in two cases(More)
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