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Extracranial venous stenosis is an unlikely cause of multiple sclerosis
Background: Extracranial venous stenosis (EVS) has recently been implicated as the primary cause of multiple sclerosis (MS). Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the presence of EVS inExpand
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High burden of rheumatic diseases in Lebanon: a COPCORD study
Aim:  To estimate the prevalence of rheumatic diseases in Lebanon and to explore their distribution by geographic location, age, and gender.
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Effects of hormone therapy on blood pressure
ObjectiveAlthough hormone therapy remains the most efficacious option for the management of vasomotor symptoms of menopause, its effects on blood pressure remain unclear. This review scrutinizesExpand
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Using model driven architecture to develop multi-agent systems
In recent years, Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) had started gaining widespread acceptance in the field of information technology. This prompted many researchers to attempt to find ways to facilitate theirExpand
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Multiple Myeloma and Diabetes
Multiple myeloma is a malignant plasma cell disorder that accounts for approximately 10% of all hematologic cancers. It is characterized by accumulation of clonal plasma cells, predominantly in theExpand
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27 Postmenopausal Hormone Therapyand Blood Pressure
In 2008, the World Health Organization global status report estimated that 7.5 million deaths were attributed to high blood pressure (BP) [1]. High BP is responsible for 54 % of stroke and 47 % ofExpand
Impact of Automation on Accounting Profession and Employability: A Qualitative Assessment from Lebanon
Technology advancement is considered the most aggressive among business external forces. A fact that will impact negatively numerous job categories, among these are accounting jobs. This paper aimsExpand
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[Progressive paraparesis with sensorineural deafness and leukoencephalopathy revealing neurobrucellosis].
INTRODUCTION Brucellosis is a rare disease with variable neurological and imaging manifestations. CASE REPORT A 54-year-old woman presented with progressive paraparesis and sensorineural hearingExpand
Authors’ reply to ‘Report of extracranial venous stenosis in relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis patients’
Walker states that clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) is not multiple sclerosis (MS) according to McDonald’s Criteria, which is true. Follow-up studies, however, have shown that CIS patients, asExpand
Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy and Blood Pressure
Hypertension is the most common cardiovascular risk factor above the age of 50 years. The menopause transition is associated with profound changes, many known to modulate blood pressure (BP). HormoneExpand