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The dextran sulphate sodium (DSS) model of colitis: an overview
The dextran sulphate sodium model of colitis has demonstrated several correlations with human inflammatory bowel disease and is deemed suitable for investigating pathogenesis, therapeutic options andExpand
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The Role of Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy in Breast Cancer: A Comprehensive Review of the Literature
Background: The role of nipple-sparing mastectomy for breast cancer is controversial, as there is concern regarding its oncologic safety and complication rate. The authors reviewed the literature toExpand
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Probiotics for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis.
BACKGROUND Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is an inflammatory condition affecting the colon with an incidence of approximately 10-20 per 100,000 per year. No existing intervention is effective in allExpand
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Histological grade concordance between diagnostic core biopsy and corresponding surgical specimen in HR-positive/HER2-negative breast carcinoma
Background:The identification and validation of suitable predictive and prognostic factors are a challenge to improve the treatment scheme selection. Discordances in histological grade can beExpand
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Adherence to best practice consensus guidelines for implant-based breast reconstruction: Results from the iBRA national practice questionnaire survey
Introduction The 2008 National Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction Audit demonstrated marked variation in the practice and outcomes of breast reconstruction in the UK. To standardise practice andExpand
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Genetic analysis of susceptibility to endometrial adenocarcinoma in the BDII rat model.
Most cancers are genetically complex and heterogeneous, a serious obstacle to identifying specific genes underlying the disease. If inbred animal models are used, then both the genetic constitutionExpand
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Short-term safety outcomes of mastectomy and immediate implant-based breast reconstruction with and without mesh (iBRA): a multicentre, prospective cohort study
Summary Background Use of biological or synthetic mesh might improve outcomes of immediate implant-based breast reconstruction—breast reconstruction with implants or expanders at the time ofExpand
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Variation in the provision and practice of implant-based breast reconstruction in the UK: Results from the iBRA national practice questionnaire
Introduction The introduction of biological and synthetic meshes has revolutionised the practice of implant-based breast reconstruction (IBBR) but evidence for effectiveness is lacking. The iBRAExpand
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Addition of drug/s to a chemotherapy regimen for metastatic breast cancer.
BACKGROUND The addition of a chemotherapy drug or drugs to an established regimen is one method used to increase the dose and intensity of treatment for metastatic breast cancer. OBJECTIVES ToExpand
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Increased cholecystectomy rate in the laparoscopic era
BackgroundIt has been suggested that an increased cholecystectomy rate in the laparoscopic era may be due to a reduced threshold for surgery or diagnostic confusion with irritable bowel syndromeExpand
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