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Nasopharyngeal bleeding due to leech bites in a 9-month-old infant.
Leeches are annelids, comprising the subclass Hirudinea. There are freshwater, terrestrial and marine leeches. Haemophagic leeches attach to their hosts and remain there until they become filled up with blood and then they ...
Late-onset post-diskectomy tuberculosis at the same operated lumbar level: case report and review of literature.
Late post-diskectomy tuberculous spondylodiskitis at the operated level is an extremely rare phenomenon. We describe a unique case of a same level tuberculous spondylodiskitis with pus drainage from the operative scar 8 ...
Maternal tamoxifen treatment alters oocyte differentiation in the neonatal mice: inhibition of oocyte development and decreased folliculogenesis.
Primary germ cells after migration to the developing ovary differentiate to oogonia and oocytes. The formation and number of primordial follicles in early fetal life are determining factors in the fertility state of adult ...
Efficacy of metoclopramide and dexamethasone for postoperative nausea and vomiting: A double-blind clinical trial
Postoperative nausea and vomiting are common complications of anaesthesia. This double-blind clinical trial assessed the incidence of nausea and vomiting after cataract surgery with intravenous anaesthesia in 100 patients ...
Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in severe left ventricular dysfunction
Our aim was to examine hospital outcomes of coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with and without left ventricular dysfunction, with regard to the surgical technique (off- or on-pump). Between March 2007 and March ...
Erdheim-Chester's disease as a differential diagnosis of "hot" kidneys on bone scintigraphy
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Mucins in neoplastic spectrum of colorectal polyps: Can they provide predictions?
Background: The significance of expression of different mucins in succession of malignant transformation of colorectal polyps is not determined yet. The aim of the present study was to determine the pattern of expression ...
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography outcome from a single referral center in Iran
BACKGROUND: Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is the first choice for diagnostic evaluation of the pancreatic and biliary tree and can be accompanied by a high diagnostic sensitivity and a poor therapeutic ...
Efficacy of intense pulsed light in hirsutism.
Unwanted hair growth presents a significant problem for many patients and considerable resources are spent to achieve a hair-free appearance. Our aim of this study was to further evaluate the efficacy of this method in ...
Underlying etiologies of prolonged icterus in neonates.
The purpose of this study was to determine underlying causes of prolonged neonatal icterus. Icterus or jaundice is an important common problem in neonatology. When this condition persists beyond 14 days, it is called ...