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Correct location by 201TI imaging of 48 parathyroids in 35 patients was related to size; 25 out of 26 parathyroids of mass greater than 1.0 g were correctly located, none of ten parathyroids less than 0.3 g was correctly located. In seven patients previously imaged, 108 microCi (4.0 MBq) of 201TI was injected when the thyroid was first exposed surgically.(More)
Adequate fruit and vegetable intake was suggested to protect against colorectal cancer and colorectal adenomas; however, several recent prospective studies reported no association. We examined the association between fruits and vegetables and adenomatous polyp recurrence in the Polyp Prevention Trial (PPT). The PPT was a low-fat, high-fiber, high-fruit, and(More)
Celiprolol (5%) was compared to timolol (0.5%) and placebo in patients with primary open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. A total of 28 patients participated in this double blind study and received treatment for two weeks. Intraocular pressure decreased an average of 4.4 mmHg with celiprolol and 7.1 mmHg with timolol two hours after instillation. This(More)
Rapid development of low density bilateral lesions in the brain due to deep venous thrombosis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosis is described. To the best of our knowledge, this type of symmetry, distribution and appearance of brain infarcts in CT due to deep venous thrombosis has not been reported previously.
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