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Detection of survivin 2? gene expression in thyroid nodules
Context: Functional studies of the survivin splice variants have been performed almost exclusively in various types of cancer and produced remarkable advances in our understanding of cancer biology and cancer genetics. ...
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 ...
Double urinary bladder voiding technique post removal of urethral catheter in renal allograft recipients.
To evaluate the effect of urinary bladder double voiding technique on the incidence of urinary tract infection in the transplant patients with double J stents after the removal of the urethral catheters in the post-transplant ...
Acute pericarditis in childhood: A 10-year experience
Twenty children, aged 6 months to 13 years, with acute pericarditis admitted between 1987 and 1997 to a university hospital were analyzed retrospectively for their etiology, presentation, management, and prognosis. The ...
Acute phase reactants in hemodialysis and renal transplantation
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Association between MTHFR polymorphism (C677T) with nonfamilial colorectal cancer
The enzyme 5,10-methylene-tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) is linked to DNA methylation, synthesis, and repair. C677T is one of the most important polymorphisms in the MTHFR gene. The single nucleotide polymorphism C677T ...
Clinicopathologic characteristics of esophageal cancer patients in northwest Iran - very low incidence of adenocarcinomas
Aims: Iran is one of the known countries with a high incidence of esophageal cancer in Asia.We have recently shown that the incidence of Barrett's esophagus, a precancerous lesion for esophageal adenocarcinoma (AC) is very ...
Clinical, electrodiagnostic and pedobarographic assessments of leprotic patients with trans-tibial amputation
The aim of present study was to investigate clinical, electrodiagnostic and pedobarographic findings of non-amputee limb in chronic leprotic patients with unilateral trans-tibial amputation to determine neuropathy and ...
Comparison of abdominal computed tomography with and without oral contrast in diagnosis of body packers and body stuffers
Context. Toxicity due to body packing/pushing/stuffing is a major concern in many countries. Of different imaging techniques, computed tomography (CT) scan is described as the method of choice in detecting body couriers, ...