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Barrett's esophagus (BE) is associated with an increased risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma, and the recommended guideline for detection of neoplasia is surveillance endoscopy with random four-quadrant biopsies. Recently, a novel technique, confocal laser endomicroscopy (CLE), has emerged and enabled the endoscopist to perform a real-time histologic(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence of low back pain (LBP) and axial spondyloarthritis (SpA) in a Chinese Han population. METHODS A face-to-face investigation was performed in the Han population of Dalang Town, Yangshan County, Guangdong Province, China, using a questionnaire established in France in 1999. First the clinical features associated with(More)
To explore the associations of SNPs within hsa-miR-605 (rs2043556) and hsa-miR-149 (rs2292832) and lifestyle-related factors with gastrointestinal cancer, a case-control study including 762 cases and 757 controls was conducted. Marginally significant associations were found both for hsa-miR-149 rs2292832 with gastric cancer risk (TC + CC vs. TT, OR = 0.68,(More)
OBJECTIVE β-Catenin is the key mediator of the Wnt signal and also a component of E-cadherin complexes at the intercellular adhering junction, which mediates cell-cell adhesion. We hypothesized that β-catenin might be involved in the long-lasting changed phenotype of rheumatoid arthritis fibroblast-like synoviocytes (RA-FLS) and could play a role in the(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore therapeutic effect of Chinese herbal drug Burn Jinhuang Liquid (BJHL) in treating II degree (II- and II+ degree) burn injury. METHODS One hundred and twenty II degree burn patients were treated with BJHL, the clinical effect was compared with that of moist exposure burn ointment (MEBO). Animal experiments on the effect of BJHL were(More)
  • Y F Pan
  • 1991
Brainstem auditory evoked potentials (BAEP) were recorded and studied in 21 cases of cerebellopontine angle tumors (CPATs) identified with CT/operations. 111 healthy volunteers with 207 normal hearing ears served as controls. In the main the results indicated that there was an average significant increase of the III-V IPL in comparison with the III-V/I-III(More)
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