X-linked, COL4A5 hypomorphic Alport mutations such as G624D and P628L may only exhibit thin basement membrane nephropathy with microhematuria and late onset kidney failure

REVIEW ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):207-213

Pierides A1,2, Voskarides K2, Kkolou M3, Hadjigavriel M3, Deltas C2
1Department of Nephrology, Hippocrateon Hospital, Nicosia, 2Department of Biological Sciences and Molecular Medicine Research Center, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, 3Department of Nephrology, Larnaca General Hospital, Larnaca, Cyprus

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Pre-treatment gelatinases' serum levels and post-treatment changes in laryngeal cancer patients

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):220-227

Tsiropoulos G1,2, Papadas T2, Triantaphyllidou IE3, Naxakis S2, Markou K1, Triaridis S1, Vital I1, Goumas P2, Vynios DH3
1
Otolaryngology Department, AHEPA Hospital, Medical Faculty, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, 2 Otolaryngology Department, University Hospital and School of Medical Sciences, University of Patras, Patras,3Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Patras, Patras, Greece

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Radiation induced pneumonitis following whole breast radiotherapy treatment in early breast cancer patients treated with breast conserving surgery: a single institution study

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):233-238

Fragkandrea I1, Kouloulias V2, Mavridis P3, Zettos A4, Betsou S5,  Georgolopoulou P5,  Sotiropoulou A5,  Gouliamos A6,  Kouvaris I6
1
The Neurooncology Department, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK, 2Radiotherapy Department, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece, 3Paediatric Department, Hippokrateion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece, 4Lung Unit, St Savvas Oncology Hospital Athens, Greece, 5Radiotherapy Physics Department, St Savvas Oncology Hospital, Athens, Greece, 6Academic Radiology Department, Aretaieion Hospital, Kapodistriakon University, Athens, Greece

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Recovery process in patients followed-up due to acute kidney injury

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):239-242

Magden K1, Yildirim I1, Kutu ME2, Ozdemir MC2, Peynir S2, Altas A2, Yildiz G3, Hur E1
1
Department of Nephrology, Bulent Ecevit University Medical School, 2Department of Internal Medicine, Bulent Ecevit University Medical School, 3Clinic of Nephrology, Atatürk State Hospital, Zonguldak, Turkey

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Calcitonin stimulation tests for the early diagnosis and follow-up of patients with C cell disease: a descriptive analysis

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):246-251

Vainas I1, Marthopoulos A2, Chrisoulidou A1, Raptou K3, Tziomalos K4, Pazaitou-Panayiotou K1
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Department of Endocrinology-Endocrine Oncology, Theagenion Cancer Hospital, 2Endocrinology Outpatient Clinic, Euromedica Clinic, 3Department of Nuclear Medicine, Theagenion Cancer Hospital, 41st Propedeutic Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital , Thessaloniki, Greece

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Significance of extracapillary proliferation in IgA-nephropathy patients with regard to clinical and histopathological variables

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):258-261

Rafieian-Kopaei M1, Baradaran A2, Nasri H3
1
Medical Plants Research Center, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, 2Department of Pathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, 3Department of Nephrology, Division of Nephropathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran

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Intrathecal low-dose levobupivacaine and bupivacaine combined with fentanyl in a randomised controlled study for caesarean section: blockade characteristics, maternal and neonatal effects

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):262-267

Misirlioglu K1, Sivrikaya GU2, Hanci A3, Yalcinkaya A3
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Department of Anaesthesiology, Private Medisu Hospital, Antalya, 2Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Antalya Training and Research Hospital, Antalya, 3Department of 2nd Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

 

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Renal abscess with initial image presentation of renal cyst characteristics

LETTER

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):284

Liu PY 1, 2, Chen WM 3, Shi ZY1
1
Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, 2Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, National Chung Hsing University, 3Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan

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