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Clinical and neuroradiological features of intracranial vertebrobasilar artery dissection.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE We sought to determine the clinical and neuroradiological features of intracranial vertebrobasilar artery dissection. METHODS The clinical features and MR findings of 31Expand
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Evaluation of the substantia nigra in patients with Parkinsonian syndrome accomplished using multishot diffusion-weighted MR imaging.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Although it is important to evaluate the substantia nigra in patients with parkinsonian syndrome, it is difficult to depict its anatomy, even by MR imaging. Using anatomicExpand
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Morphology of the inner structure of the hippocampal formation in Alzheimer disease.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To our knowledge, inner structural alterations of the hippocampus have never been demonstrated because of the lack of contrast between the hippocampus proper and theExpand
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Prognostic factors of hemophagocytic syndrome in adults: analysis of 34 cases
Abstract: Hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) presents with fever, pancytopenia, liver dysfunction and increase in hemophagocytic histiocytes in various organs. Although there are two major classificationsExpand
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Delayed adverse reactions to iodinated contrast media and their risk factors.
PURPOSE The present prospective survey was performed to obtain information on delayed adverse reactions (DARs) to five types of low-osmolar iodinated contrast media, including their frequency, commonExpand
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Long‐term administration of G‐CSF for aplastic anaemia is closely related to the early evolution of monosomy 7 MDS in adults
There is an increasing incidence of the evolution of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) from aplastic anaemia (AA) with immunosuppressive treatment. In paediatric patients G‐CSF is also reported toExpand
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Lateral and Medial Medullary Infarction: A Comparative Analysis of 214 Patients
Background and Purpose— No large-scale study has ever compared the clinical and radiological features of lateral medullary infarction (LMI) and medial medullary infarction (MMI). The aim of thisExpand
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Treatment of cervical spondylotic myelopathy by enlargement of the spinal canal anteriorly, followed by arthrodesis.
Thirty-seven patients who had enlargement of the spinal canal anteriorly and stabilization of the spine for cervical spondylotic myelopathy were followed for an average of forty-nine months (range,Expand
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A polymorphism of the aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 gene is a risk factor for multiple lacunar infarcts in Japanese men: the Takahata Study
The objective of the present study was to examine the association between a polymorphism of the aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 (ALDH2) gene and lacunar infarcts of the brain. We conducted aExpand
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Enzyme replacement therapy in Japanese Fabry disease patients: The results of a phase 2 bridging study
SummaryFabry Disease (α-galactosidase A deficiency) is an X-linked hereditary disorder leading to the pathological accumulation of globotriaosylceramide (GL-3) in lysosomes, particularly in theExpand
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