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Primary small cell carcinoma of the breast: report of seven cases and review of the literature
(PENSIERO SCIENTIFICO EDITOR, 2011)
Aims and background. The aim of the study was to analyze the clinicopathological characteristics, treatment modalities, and clinical outcome of patients with primary small cell carcinoma of the breast. Methods. Fifty-three ...
Treatment strategies for aorta-right ventricular fistula associated with aortic and/or mitral valve replacements: a case report with a review of the literature
(TERMEDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE LTD, 2011)
We report a case of aorta-right ventricular fistula associated with aortic and mitral valve replacements. We considered it as a paravalvular leakage. Aorta-right ventricular fistula is a very rare variant of paravalvular ...
Tumour biomarkers in heart failure: is there a role for CA-125?
Tumour markers are used for the screening, diagnosis, and stratification of cancer disease. Recently, the potential role of some tumour markers has also been explored in the context of heart failure. These include CA-125, ...
Gamma-glutamyltransferase to Determine Cardiovascular Risk: Shifting the Paradigm Forward
(JAPAN ATHEROSCLEROSIS SOC, 2011)
Gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT), regarded as a marker of excessive alcohol consumption or liver disturbances, is an enzyme catalyzing the first step in the extracellular degradation of the antioxidant glutathione (GSH) and ...