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Crimean - Congo haemorrhagic fever presenting as thrombotic microangiopathy and acute renal failure
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Comparison of umbilical cord interleukin-6 in preterm infants with premature rupture of membranes and intact membranes
Objective: To compare inflammatory mediators in the cord flood of premature newborn infants with premature rupture of membranes (PROM) and intact membranes. Methods: Eighty-nine premature neonates with gestational age of ...
Comparison of glucose tolerance in renal transplant recipients and hemodialysis patients
Background: Impaired glucose tolerance is a risk factor for atherosclerosis in hemodialysis patients and renal transplant recipients. Methods: To check the relationship of impaired glucose tolerance with the other ...
Comparison of existing disease activity indices in the follow-up of patients with Behçet's disease
The objective of this study was to determine the concordance between the Iranian Behçet's disease dynamic activity measure (IBDDAM) or the Behçet's disease current activity form (BDCAF) and expert physician global assessment ...
Comparison of the effect of body position, prone or supine, on the result of extracorpreal shock wave lithotripsy in patients with stones in the proximal ureter.
The aim of this study was to determine whether positioning of the patient, prone or supine, plays a significant role on the treatment of stones in the proximal ureter with extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL). 68 ...
Disseminated bacille Calmette-Guérin in Iranian children with severe combined immunodeficiency
Background: The bacille Calmette-Guأ©rin (BCG) vaccine is a widely practiced vaccine, which is useful for prophylaxis against tuberculosis. Disseminated BCG infection (BCG-osis) is one of the most important complications ...
Displaced fracture of the neck of the radius with complete 180آ° rotation of the radial head during closed reduction
We report a case of fracture of the radial neck in a teenage girl in which 180آ° rotation of the radial head occurred at close reduction. Although this was corrected, avascular necrosis of the radial head occurred. To our ...
Development and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against human epidermal growth factor receptor in Balb/c mice
For production of monoclonal antibody (mAb) against human epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), first, five female Balb/c mice 6 to 8 weeks old were immunized against A431 tumoral cells that express more EGFR on its ...
Determining tooth size ratio in an Iranian-Azari population
Aim: The aim of this investigation was to determine the tooth size ratio in an Iranian-Azari population. Method and Materials: The Bolton tooth size analysis was performed on a sample of 50 plaster models (25 male subjects, ...
Comparison study on the effect of prenatal administration of high dose and low folic acid
Objective: To evaluate the effect of high dose and low dose folic acid on the levels of hemocysteine (Hcy) concentration during the first trimester of pregnancy and at delivery, and to examine the association of Hcy serum ...