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Recommended by Giuseppe Valacchi Inflammation and immunity play a crucial role in the pathogenesis of Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). Toll-like receptor 4-(TLR4-) mediated nuclear factor kappa-B (NFκB) signaling plays critical roles in the activation and regulation of inflammatory responses in injured brain. However, the involvement of TLR4-mediated NFκB(More)
BACKGROUND To clarify the correlation of fatigue during the acute stage of stroke with serum uric acid (UA) and glucose levels, depression, and disability. DESIGN Cross-sectional descriptive study. METHODS A stroke group of 312 patients and a reference group of 312 healthy controls were recruited during the same period. Fatigue was assessed using the(More)
BACKGROUND Our aim was to clarify the correlation between fatigue during the acute stage of stroke with serum glucose and homocysteine (Hcy) levels and functional disability. MATERIALS AND METHODS A case group of 214 patients and a control group of 214 subjects were recruited during the same period. The serum glucose, Hcy, blood lipid and fibrinogen (FIB)(More)
Wernicke's encephalopathy (WE) is acute metabolic disease of the central nervous system caused by deficiency of thiamine. Typical imaging findings are bilateral and symmetric signal in mammillary bodies, medial thalamus and periaqueductal gray. We present a 45-year-old man diagnosed for WE with two seizures and unconsciousness. The magnetic resonance(More)
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