Olga García-Vidal

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Studies of autopsies indicate that atherosclerosis begins in childhood and is related to risk factors for coronary heart disease in the same way as for adult atherosclerosis. In Spain, despite risk factors for coronary heart disease being common, incidence of myocardial infarction and related mortality rates are among the lowest in the world. 3 This paradox(More)
A patient is presented who had acute basophilic leukaemia with intense erythroblastic reaction. The patient, a 66 year-old man, complained of general malaise, increased abdominal perimeter and melena. Leucocytosis, as well as severe anaemia and thrombocytopenia, were found in his peripheral blood. Basophils were present in all maturation stages, along with(More)
A 41-year old man, a previous parenteral drug user with negative serology for human immunodeficiency virus, and hepatitis B and C (HCV) viruses 1 year earlier, consulted for the progressive appearance of persistent asymptomatic lesions that had started to appear 6 months earlier in the left pectoral region; there were no accompanying extracutaneous(More)
OBJECTIVE To report the case of a urethral tumour in a patient with mental deficiency. METHODS/ RESULTS Complete resection of the tumour was performed and the pathologic examination informed the presence of urethral adenocarcinoma. The patient is disease-free twelve months after surgery. CONCLUSIONS Bibliographic review for diagnosis and treatment was(More)
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