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Diabetes in COVID-19: Prevalence, pathophysiology, prognosis and practical considerations
Background and aims: High prevalence of diabetes makes it an important comorbidity in patients with COVID-19. We sought to review and analyze the data regarding the association between diabetes and COVID-19, pathophysiology ...
Interleukin-1 Links Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Pathophysiology in Mixed-Pattern Psoriasis
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2021-10)
Autoinflammatory and autoimmune diseases are characterized by an oversensitive immune system with loss of the physiological endogenous regulation, involving multifactorial self-reactive pathological mechanisms of mono- or ...
Alzheimer's disease: A review from the pathophysiology to diagnosis, new perspectives for pharmacological treatment
Dementia is characterized by the impairment of cognition and behavior of people over 65 years. Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most prevalent neurodegenerative disorder in the world, as approximately 47 million people are ...
Autophagy in development, cell differentiation, and homeodynamics: From molecular mechanisms to diseases and pathophysiology
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014-01)
The focus of this special issue is to highlight the role of autophagy in cellular homeodynamics, cell differentiation, and development with an outlook to diseases. Autophagy is an evolutionarily conserved catabolic process ...
A review of the role of molybdenum in animals nutritional physiology and pathophysiologic aspects
(Medwell Online, 2002-04)
Molybdenosis, the symdrome prouced by excess Molybdenum, is characterized by debilitating diarrhea, emaciation, weight loss, reproductive alterations, immunosupression and occasionally, death. The clinical signs of ...
Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders: A Narrative Review of Etiology, Pathophysiology, and Diagnosis
(Academia Nacional de Medicina venezolana., 2022)
Fisiopatologia da fibromialgia e exercícios terapêuticos: uma revisão narrativa
(Universidade Federal de Minas GeraisUFMG, 2011-05-28)
Introduction: Fibromyalgia is a syndrome of chronic nature, characterized by widespread pain and the presence of tender points distributed in specific regions of the body. Although its high prevalence and impact on quality ...
Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetes Models: Pathophysiological Mechanisms and Fetal Outcomes
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014-01-01)
Glucose homeostasis is controlled by endocrine pancreatic cells, and any pancreatic disturbance can result in diabetes. Because 8% to 12% of diabetic pregnant women present with malformed fetuses, there is great interest ...
Hypotension caused by therapeutic doses of venlafaxine: case report and proposed pathophysiological mechanisms
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2008)
Although venlafaxine is usually associated with modest increases in blood pressure and not so often clinical hypertension, there are a few reported cases of hypotension related to overdoses of this specific antidepressant. ...
Remote Cerebellar Hemorrhage (Zebra Sign) in Vascular Neurosurgery: Pathophysiological Insights
(JAPAN NEUROSURGICAL SOC, 2009)
Hemorrhage in regions remote from the site of initial intracranial operations is rare, but may be fatal. Postoperative cerebellar hemorrhage as a complication of supratentorial surgery, with a radiological appearance known ...