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Serum levels of omentin in end-stage renal disease patients
Introduction: Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in hemodialysis patients. Therefore, evaluation and prevention of cardiovascular diseases in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients are ...
N-terminal pro-b-type natriuretic peptide and insulin resistance in overweight and obese subjects
Several studies have been conducted to investigate B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in different obese populations. However, in these studies BNP levels were lower in obese population with an unclear mechanism which ...
Splenic cyst hydatid: a case report
Hydatid cyst is the most common cause of parasitic cysts in spleen. Hydatid cysts may be isolated in spleen or as a part of disseminated echinoccosis. We report here a case of splenic hydatid cyst which we treated with ...
A fascioliasis case : a not rare cause of hypereosinophilia in developing countries, present in developed too
Fascioliasis is a worlwide parasitic zoonosis, endemic in south-east mediterranean area, but uncommon in other areas. Clinical signs are usually non-specific. A 32 year old male patient was admitted to our hospital with ...
Warfarin intoxication induced bilateral renal hematoma causing acute renal failure
(Mary Ann Liebert Inc, 2012)