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Cervical cancer metastasis to the small intestine is a rare occurrence that is easily misdiagnosed as a small bowel obstruction. The present study reports the case of a 46-year-old cervical cancer patient with metastasis to the small intestine, which presented as an acute abdomen due to intestinal obstruction. Enteroscopy revealed no primary intestinal(More)
Plasma immunoreactive (IR)-7B2 was measured in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF), using a specific radioimmunoassay. The mean (+/- S.E.M.) concentration of plasma IR-7B2 in CRF patients under hemodialysis (502 +/- 36 pg/ml, n = 27) was significantly higher than that in normal subjects (men, 52.9 +/- 1.7 pg/ml (n = 179); women, 55.8 +/- 1.3 pg/ml (n(More)
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