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5 days ago - MedlinePlus
New method collectively estimates SDFs for large numbers of recorded brain signals
The lack of tools to be able to pinpoint anomalies in large datasets that vary through time sparked a search by KAUST scientists for new efficiencies to help brain research.
17 days ago - News Medical
Obstetrical outcomes in adult patients born with complex anorectal malformations and cloacal anomalies: a literature review
Patients born with complex anorectal malformations often have associated Mullerian anomalies, which may impact both fertility and obstetrical outcomes. Other VACTERL...
25 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Prevalence and natural history of scoliosis and associated congenital vertebral anomalies in patients operated for esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula
Scoliosis has been reported after repair of esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula. This study aims to investigate the prevalence and natural history of...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Lymphaticovenous bypass of the thoracic duct for the treatment of chylous leak in central conducting lymphatic anomalies
Central conducting lymphatic anomalies may cause chylous leaks and protein-losing enteropathy owing to dysfunction of the central lymphatic channels. Most of the treatment...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Case 3: A Term Newborn with Intrauterine Growth Restriction and Severe Fetal Brain Anomalies
1 month ago - AAP Publications
Ovotestis DSD - Improvement in Spermatogonia Following Removal of Ovary and Mullerian Structures
Ovotesticular disorders of sex development , formerly known as “true hermaphroditism” is a condition defined as the presence of ovarian tissue containing ovarian follicles and...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Guidance Document for Hepatic Hemangioma Evaluation and Monitoring
To define the types of hepatic hemangiomas using the updated International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies classification and to create a set of guidelines for...
1 month ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Mortality Risk, Insurance, and the Value of Life - by Daniel Bauer, Darius Lakdawalla, Julian Reif
We develop and apply a generalized framework for valuing health and longevity improvements that departs from conventional assumptions of full annuitization and deterministic...
2 monthes ago - National Bureau of Economic Research
An Adolescent with Left Ventricular Noncompaction and Ebstein Anomaly Presenting with Advanced Heart Failure: Discharge from Hospital with a Biventricular Assist Device
A 15-year-old adolescent presented to our emergency department for evaluation of shortness of breath, nonbilious, nonbloody vomiting, and abdominal pain that began 3 weeks...
2 monthes ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.