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Monotypic epithelioid angiomyolipoma of the liver
Monotypic epithelioid angiomyolipoma is a recently recognized renal tumour, which is composed purely of epithelioid cells coexpressing markers of both smooth muscle differentiation and melanogenesisExpand
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Stereotaxy for hypothalamic hamartoma with intractable gelastic seizures: technical case report
OBJECTIVE AND CLINICAL IMPORTANCE: We report a patient with a hypothalamic hamartoma treated by stereotactic radiofrequency thermocoagulation. CLINICAL PRESENTATION: A 15-year-old girl presented withExpand
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In-vitro Biological Study to Evaluate the Toxic Potentials of Fibrous Materials.
The potential toxicities of fibrous materials were investigated by measuring the levels of cytokines as well as cytoplasmic and lysosomal enzymes released from alveolar macrophages (AMs) in vitro.Expand
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Health status and satisfaction of asymptomatic HIV‐positive haemophiliacs in Kyushu, Japan
The purpose of this study was to elucidate the effects of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) on haemophiliacs with physical functional disabilities induced by haemophilia in Kyushu, Japan. TheExpand
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Tuberculosis Mortality and Silica Exposure: A Case-Control Study Based on a National Mortality Database for the Years 1983-1992.
  • Chen, Burnett, +4 authors Althouse
  • Medicine
  • International journal of occupational and…
  • 1 July 1997
A case-control study (8,740 cases; 83,338 controls) was done to evaluate the association between potential occupational exposure to silica and risk of tuberculosis (TB) mortality, using the NationalExpand
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Podoplanin expression in human pleomorphic adenomas
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Studies on the Visual Acuity of Pigs Using Shape Discrimination Learning
The objective of this study was to determine the visual acuity of pigs. Six pigs were trained to discriminate between a Landolt ring and an ordinary ring of equal size associated with feed. The leftExpand
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Type 5 echoes observed by VHF Doppler radar at the auroral ionosphere
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Interleukin-4 Is Involved in Allergen-induced Airway Eosinophilic Inflammation and Bronchial Hyperresponsiveness Independent of Genetic Background.
The role of interleukin (IL)-4 in the development of allergen-induced airway inflammation and bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) is still controversial. To investigate the role of IL-4 in theExpand
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