Talita Silveira

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Increased amounts of brown adipose tissue have been reported to occur in association with several diseases. The objective of the present study was to determine whether brown adipose tissue accumulation is related to nutritional status. Histologic sections of periadrenal tissue prospectively obtained at consecutive autopsies from 366 adults were examined.(More)
Brown adipose tissue (BAT) is an important source of non-shivering thermogenesis. Increased BAT amounts have been reported to occur in association with several diseases, including congestive heart failure. The objective of the present study was to determine whether BAT accumulation occurs in patients with Chagas disease. Histological sections of(More)
Data about Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) in developing countries are scarce and suggest the existence of substantial disparities in healthcare and outcomes in large areas of the world. In 2009, a prospective registry of HL was implemented in Brazil. Web-based data were contributed by 20 institutions across the country participating in the Brazilian Prospective(More)
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