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Studies of the immunocompetence of patients undergoing radiation therapy were carried out before and after treatment. The immunological evaluation is a valuable prognostic tool for patients with squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck. The degree of immunoresponsiveness is not related to the stage of the primary tumor, but it definitely correlates(More)
Methods Seventy nine patients with juvenile onset SLE (64 females, 15 males, median age 21.0 years, range 14.5 to 39.0 years) treated at the Transition Clinic of Rheumatology Section from January 2008 to December 2010 were evaluated. In all subjects DXA at the lumbar spine, pQCT at radius and phalangeal osteosonography were performed at the same time. The(More)
Results At the first evaluation, JIA patients showed a reduced spine aBMD SDS value in comparison to controls (p < 0.005). JIA patients showed also significant musculoskeletal deficits, with lower levels of TrabBMD (p < 0.0001), muscle CSA (p < 0.005), SSIp (p < 0.05), and significantly increased levels of fat CSA than controls (p < 0.0001). Finally, JIA(More)
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