Successful treatment of noncirrhotic portal hypertension with eculizumab in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: A case report.

CONCLUSION: Eculizumab improved intravascular hemolysis and reversed clinical manifestations of INCPH in a patient with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria. PMID: 31183008 [PubMed]
Source: World Journal of Hepatology - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: World J Hepatol Source Type: research

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ConclusionsClinicians providing care for patients receiving moxetumomab pasudotox-tdfk should be aware of the strategies required for safe administration, including the management of serious adverse events.
Source: Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
ConclusionNab-paclitaxel may be a safe and effective later-line chemotherapeutic option for previously treated advanced NSCLC after standard of chemotherapies based on other trials.
Source: Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 13 July 2019Source: Small Ruminant ResearchAuthor(s): C. Jiménez, A. Benito, J.L. Arnal, A. Ortín, M. Gómez, A. López, S. Villanueva-Saz, D. LacastaAbstractOvine anaplasmosis is caused by the obligate intraerythrocytic bacteria Anaplasma ovis and the disease is characterized by anaemia, weight loss and weakness. A severe outbreak of ovine anaplasmosis was diagnosed for the first time in Spain in 2014 and, subsequently, a research was developed in order to increase de knowledge of this not-well-known disease.An experimental infection with Anaplasma ovis was carr...
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Source: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 13 July 2019Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Nadia Hamjane, Fatiha Benyahya, Mohcine Bennani Mechita, Naima Ghailani Nourouti, Amina BarakatAbstractAimThe aim of this work was to study overweight and obesity and their associated complications according to obesity indicators in a population of Tangier.MethodsA total of 480 overweight and obese patients were included in this study, referred to hospital Duc Tovar of Tangier during a period of 12 months. The collection of data has been done through a questionnaire which included anthropometric...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
HIGH blood pressure can lead to serious health problems if left untreated, but regularly checking your reading and making some simple lifestyle changes can keep the condition at bay. When it comes to what to eat and drink, a certain red juice has been found to be effective at lowering readings.
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Over recent years, researchers have investigated the potential role of gut bacteria in hypertension. Although evidence is mounting, questions remain.
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Conclusion: IgG4-related autoimmune disease should be considered in the diagnosis of patients who have tubulointerstitial nephritis with multisystem involvement. Further, mCRP autoantibodies may be associated with IgG4-related tubulointerstitial nephritis and might be useful as a diagnostic marker of the disease. PMID: 31296087 [PubMed - in process]
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Conclusion: The risk factors like high TG, low HDL, high BP, and high fasting glucose were found higher particularly in younger population which may lead to diagnosis &complications of diabetes, hypertension and lipid abnormality. Due to changing physiology in young and middle age population these individuals are moving towards metabolic syndrome easily and needs frequent monitoring, preventive checkups, and lifestyle changes to prevent complications.
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ConclusionsThe mean MPV was statistically significantly higher in the uncontrolled DM group and there was a statistically significant positive correlation between MPV and albuminuria.
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