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Skin and oral lesions associated to imatinib mesylate therapy
Imatinib mesylate is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor used to treat chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) throughout all the phases of the disease. In most cases, this drug is well tolerated; however, some cases experience side effects. ...
Computational methods for the image segmentation of pigmented skin lesions: A review
(Elsevier B.V., 2016-07-01)
Background and objectives: Because skin cancer affects millions of people worldwide, computational methods for the segmentation of pigmented skin lesions in images have been developed in order to assist dermatologists in ...
Identification of skin lesions through aminolaevulinic acid-mediated photodynamic detection
(Elsevier BVAmsterdam, 2014-09)
Non-melanoma skin cancer is the most common cancer lesion worldwide. In Brazil, it represents 95% of all skin cancer lesions, and 25% of all tumor types. Early diagnosis allows treatment at initial stages of the disease, ...
A computational approach for detecting pigmented skin lesions in macroscopic images
(Elsevier B.V., 2016-11-01)
Skin cancer is considered one of the most common types of cancer in several countries and its incidence rate has increased in recent years. Computational methods have been developed to assist dermatologists in early diagnosis ...
Detection of Leishmania (L.) chagasi in canine skin
(Elsevier B.V., 2011-05-31)
Canine visceral leishmaniasis (CVL) is caused by a protozoa parasite of the specie Leishmania (L.) chagasi endemic for humans and dogs in many regions of Brazil. The purpose of the present study was the detection of (L.) ...
In vitro and skin lesion cytokine profile in Brazilian patients with borderline tuberculoid and borderline lepromatous leprosy
Objective: We investigated the in vitro and skin lesions production of cytokines in non-treated borderline tuberculoid (BT) and borderline lepromatous (BL) patients.Patients and Methods: Seven untreated, non-reactional BT ...
Manifestaciones cutáneas de diabetes mellitus
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2009)
Tratamento de ulcera varicosa e lesoes de pele com Calendula officinalis L. e/ou com Stryphnodendron barbadetiman (Vellozo) Martius
Calendula officinalis L. and S. barbadetiman are used in Brazil for the treatment of a number of aliments. The healing properties of these substances are well known, mainly in domestic or sun burn. In order to establish a ...
Ease of handling, physiological response, skin lesions and meat quality in pigs transported in two truck types
(Univ Austral Chile, Fac Ciencias Veterinarias, 2016-01-01)
A total of 1,728 pigs were transported to slaughter using two double-decked trucks, one featuring a hydraulic deck (HD) to load and unload the upper level and the other presenting a fixed upper deck (FD) only accessible ...
Identification, molecular and phylogenetic analysis of poxvirus in skin lesions of southern right whale
Poxvirus skin disease has been reported in several species of cetaceans, principally in odontocetes, and a single report in mysticetes. Southern right whales Eubalaena australis in Peninsula Valdes, Argentina, show a variety ...