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Prognostic evaluation of early rheumatoid arthritis
(E M H SWISS MEDICAL PUBLISHERS LTD, 2010)
The progression of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is quite variable, ranging from very mild or subclinical forms (approx. 10%) to rapidly progressing and debilitating forms (10-15%). The majority of patients present with an ...
Neutrophil-derived microvesicles enter cartilage and protect the joint in inflammatory arthritis
Microvesicles (MVs) are emerging as a new mechanism of intercellular communication by transferring cellular lipid and protein components to target cells, yet their function in disease is only now being explored. We found ...
Necrotizing sialometaplasia as a cause of a non-ulcerated nodule in the hard palate: A case report
Introduction. Necrotizing sialometaplasia is a benign, self-limiting and rare inflammatory disease which, on clinical and histological examination, mimics malignant neoplasms. Case report. We report the case of a healthy ...
Comparative study by computed radiography, histology, and scanning electron microscopy of the articular cartilage of normal goats and in chronic infection with caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus
(Wiley Periodicals Inc.Hoboken, 2014-01)
In the northeast of Brazil, caprine arthritis-encephalitis (CAE) is one of the key reasons for herd productivity decreasing that result in considerable economic losses. A comparative study was carried out using computed ...
The impact of endogenous annexin A1 on glucocorticoid control of in ammatory arthritis
(B M J Publishing Group, 2012-11-01)
Objectives To establish the role and effect of glucocorticoids and the endogenous annexin A1 (AnxA1) pathway in inflammatory arthritis.Methods Ankle joint mRNA and protein expression of AnxA1 and its receptors were analysed ...