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Primary Effusion Lymphoma
BACKGROUND Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a rare type of lymphoma that presents as an effusion, seldom with evidence of a solid neoplasm elsewhere; thus, cytology is the basic diagnostic method.Expand
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Relation between common polymorphisms in genes related to inflammatory response and colorectal cancer.
AIM To investigate the association between common single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in inflammatory response-related genes such as interleukin (IL)-6, IL-8, tumor necrosis factor alphaExpand
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Vascular endothelial growth factor polymorphisms in gastric cancer development, prognosis, and survival
Angiogenesis plays an important role in growth, progression, and metastasis of tumors. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) overexpression has been associated with advanced stage and poorExpand
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Common polymorphisms in the vascular endothelial growth factor gene and colorectal cancer development, prognosis, and survival
Angiogenesis plays an important role in growth, progression, and metastasis of tumors. The most important regulator of angiogenesis is vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). VEGF expression hasExpand
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Evaluation of viral co‐infections in hospitalized and non‐hospitalized children with respiratory infections using microarrays
Abstract The impact of viral co-infections and recently discovered viruses on the epidemiology of respiratory infections in children is still unclear. To simultaneously detect viruses that areExpand
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Human papillomavirus DNA and mRNA positivity of the anal canal in women with lower genital tract HPV lesions: predictors and clinical implications.
OBJECTIVE Women with HPV related pathology of the lower genital tract are at higher risk for AIN and anal cancer than the general population. A strategy to identify anal disease in these women hasExpand
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) detection using in situ hybridization in histologic samples: correlations with cytologic changes and polymerase chain reaction HPV detection.
Although in situ hybridization (ISH) and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) have extensively been used on cytology specimens, there have been limited reports of the usefulness of these techniques inExpand
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Evaluation of a multiplex real time reverse transcription PCR assay for the detection and quantitation of the most common human rotavirus genotypes.
Group A rotaviruses (RVs) are important pathogens that cause acute, dehydrating gastroenteritis in infants and young children. In this study, a multiplex real-time polymerase chain reaction protocolExpand
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The role of liquid‐based cytology in the investigation of thyroid lesions
Objective:  This study investigates the role of liquid‐based cytology by ThinPrep® technique in the detection of thyroid lesions.
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CD8+ lymphocytes/ tumour-budding index: an independent prognostic factor representing a ‘pro-/anti-tumour' approach to tumour host interaction in colorectal cancer
Background:The tumour-host interaction at the invasive front of colorectal cancer, including the epithelial–mesenchymal transition and its hallmark ‘tumour budding’, is an important area ofExpand
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