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Germline mutations in the oncogene EZH2 cause Weaver syndrome and increased human height
The biological processes controlling human growth are diverse, complex and poorly understood. Genetic factors are important and human height has been shown to be a highly polygenic trait to whichExpand
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Diagnostic and prognostic impact of urinary catecholamines in neuroblastoma patients
Urinary catecholamine metabolites are well‐known to be elevated in patients with neuroblastoma. Some investigators have described different patterns in favorable and unfavorable cases. However,Expand
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Intracerebral Cavernous Hemangioma after Cranial Irradiation in Childhood
Background and Purpose:Radiotherapy is an integral part of various therapeutic regimens in pediatric and adult oncology. Endocrine dysfunction, neurologic and psychiatric deficits, secondaryExpand
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Use of automated repetitive-sequence-based PCR for rapid laboratory confirmation of nosocomial outbreaks.
OBJECTIVE Rapid and reliable diagnosis of genetic relatedness of clinical isolates in microbiologic laboratory is essential in case of nosocomial outbreak investigation. Most molecular techniquesExpand
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Nosocomial Outbreak of Parechovirus 3 Infection among Newborns, Austria, 2014
In 2014, sepsis-like illness affected 9 full-term newborns in 1 hospital in Austria. Although results of initial microbiological testing were negative, electron microscopy identified picornavirus.Expand
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Inflammatory indices in meconium aspiration syndrome
Meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) is linked to inflammation, but data on the patterns of hematological indices and C‐reactive protein (CRP) in MAS are lacking. The aim of the study was to evaluateExpand
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Age- and gender-related differences in teicoplanin levels in paediatric patients.
OBJECTIVES Teicoplanin is a glycopeptide antibiotic active against Gram-positive bacteria, including methicillin-resistant staphylococci. While teicoplanin trough levels (TTLs) >10 mg/L are commonlyExpand
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Procalcitonin—a marker of invasive fungal infection?
Procalcitonin (PCT) has been described as a marker of bacterial sepsis. However, little is known of its diagnostic value in fungal infections. We calculated the sensitivity of PCT for detection ofExpand
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Detection of HHV-6-specific mRNA and antigens in PBMCs of individuals with chromosomally integrated HHV-6 (ciHHV-6).
After inheritance of chromosomally integrated HHV-6 (ciHHV-6), viral DNA is found in every nucleated cell. The prevalence of ciHHV-6 is estimated to be 0.2-5% of humans. There are conflicting data onExpand
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Amphotericin B transfer to CSF following intravenous administration of liposomal amphotericin B.
OBJECTIVES Although amphotericin B (AmB) and its lipid formulations are used for the treatment of fungal infections of the CNS, the kinetics of AmB in the CSF after intravenous administration ofExpand
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