Ricardo Virginio dos Santos

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BACKGROUND Ipilimumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody that binds cytotoxic T-lymphocyte antigen 4 to enhance antitumour immunity. Our aim was to assess the use of ipilimumab after radiotherapy in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer that progressed after docetaxel chemotherapy. METHODS We did a multicentre, randomised,(More)
BACKGROUND The survival after lung and heart-lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension has been reportedly the lowest among the major diagnostic categories of lung transplant recipients. METHODS Retrospective analysis was performed for lung and heart-lung transplant recipients for idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension from(More)
Posttraumatic aneurysms of the temporal artery are rare events and are generally pseudoaneurysms. Since the most frequent cause is blunt injury, all patients with a pulsating nodule in the region of the temporal artery should be investigated. This patient presented with a pulsating protuberance in the right frontal area with onset 4 months previously after(More)
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