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Prevalence and Associated Factors of Tinnitus: Data From the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2009–2011
Background Tinnitus is a common condition and frequently can be annoying to affected individuals. We investigated the prevalence and associated factors for tinnitus in South Korea using the data fromExpand
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Prevalence of vestibular dysfunction and associated factors in South Korea
Objective To report the nationwide prevalence of dizziness and vestibular dysfunction in the Korean population and determine the associated factors. Design Cross-sectional analysis of a nationwideExpand
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Statins and the risk of gastric cancer in diabetes patients
BackgroundSeveral studies have suggested a cancer risk reduction in statin users although the evidence remains weak for stomach cancer. The purpose of this study was to use an exact-matchingExpand
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Impact of Genetic Polymorphisms on 6-Thioguanine Nucleotide Levels and Toxicity in Pediatric Patients with IBD Treated with Azathioprine
Background:Thiopurine-related toxicity results in discontinuation of therapy in up to 30% of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Although thiopurine S-methyltransferase (TPMT) is implicated inExpand
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Incidence, risk factors and clinical features of venous thromboembolism in newly diagnosed lymphoma patients: results from a prospective cohort study with Asian population.
INTRODUCTION Venous thromboembolism (VTE) may be associated with treatment failure rate and quality of life deterioration in lymphoma patients. However, the majority of data regarding VTE has comeExpand
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A new classification system for ischemia using a combination of deep and periventricular white matter hyperintensities.
  • Y. Noh, Y. Lee, +18 authors D. Na
  • Medicine
  • Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases…
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The Clinical Research Center for Dementia of South Korea (CREDOS) group developed a new classification system for ischemia using a combination of deep and periventricular white matterExpand
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Mycobacterial genotypes are associated with clinical manifestation and progression of lung disease caused by Mycobacterium abscessus and Mycobacterium massiliense.
BACKGROUND Mycobacterium abscessus and Mycobacterium massiliense, which cause lung disease, are variable in their clinical manifestation and progression. We hypothesized that mycobacterial genotypesExpand
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Relationship Between Azathioprine Dosage, 6-Thioguanine Nucleotide Levels, and Therapeutic Response in Pediatric Patients with IBD Treated with Azathioprine
Background:Azathioprine (AZA) is commonly used to treat IBD either alone or in combination with mesalazine. However, there are relatively few studies concerning the relationship between AZA dose,Expand
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Blood–brain barrier breakdown in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome: Implications for pathophysiology and diagnosis
Diagnosis of reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS) is currently based on luminographic findings of vasoconstriction. In addition to vasoconstriction, the blood–brain barrier (BBB)Expand
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Low Levels of Vitamin D in Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder: Association with Disease Disability
Patients with autoimmune disorders often have low levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D3], which correlates with disability or disease activity. Vitamin D may play a role in neuromyelitis opticaExpand
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