Nicole Almeida de Alencar Araujo

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We assessed the antimicrobial resistance patterns of all urine samples submitted for culture from outpatient women aged ≥14 years with diagnosis of uncomplicated cystitis over a 24-month period (2007–2009) in the city of Fortaleza, Brazil. Only bacterial growth of a single uropathogen with ≥105 CFU/mL was considered for analysis. The Pearson’s chi-square(More)
Abstract. Hypercalcemia caused by tuberculosis is rare and it is usually asymptomatic. Tuberculosis (TB) -related hypercalcemia associated with acute kidney injury (AKI) is rarely reported. We report a case of a 22-year-old immunocompetent man with 1-month history of daily fever, asthenia and weight loss. Laboratory findings on admission included serum(More)
Radiol Bras. 2015 Mai/Jun;48(3):195–200 199 Most common artifacts are associated with factors related to the patient, to the imaging technique, image processing or problems in the apparatus. The main patient-related artifacts are caused by motion during images acquisition and use of substances on the skin. The present case illustrates the necessity of a(More)
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