Medicos, Pacientes

Raciones de hidratos de carbono

Contabilizar los hidratos de carbono (HC) es indipensable para mantener la diabetes bajo control. Para medir los hidratos de carbono se utiliza el concepto de ración. Una ración es la...
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Screening for Endocrine Hypertension: An Endocrine Society Scientific Statement

Hypertension may be the initial clinical presentation for at least 15 endocrine disorders. An accurate diagnosis of endocrine hypertension provides clinicians with the opportunity to render a surgical cure or...
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Medicos

Human medicines highlights 2016 EMA

Medicines recommended for approval in 2016 http://www.ema.europa.eu/docs/en_GB/document_library/Leaflet/2017/01/WC500219736.pdf?platform=hootsuite
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Medicos

Artificial pancreas improves blood sugar control in young kids

An artificial pancreas, which delivers insulin in an automated way to individuals with type 1 diabetes, appears to be safe and effective for use in children ages 5 to 8...
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Medicos

22q11.2 deletion syndrome in diverse populations

22q11.2 deletion syndrome (22q11.2 DS) is the most common microdeletion syndrome and is underdiagnosed in diverse populations. This syndrome has a variable phenotype and affects multiple systems, making early recognition...
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El consumo excesivo de fructosa en el embarazo puede dañar la placenta y provocar estrés oxidativo en los fetos

La fructosa se utiliza para fabricar el sirope de maíz rico en fructosa (HFCS, en sus siglas en inglés), el cual se usa para edulcorar gran variedad de alimentos (comidas...
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Mutations in DONSON disrupt replication fork stability and cause microcephalic dwarfism

o ensure efficient genome duplication, cells have evolved numerous factors that promote unperturbed DNA replication and protect, repair and restart damaged forks. Here we identify downstream neighbor of SON (DONSON)...
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Functional Hypothalamic Amenorrhea: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline

FHA is a form of chronic anovulation, not due to identifiable organic causes, but often associated with stress, weight loss, excessive exercise, or a combination thereof. Investigations should include assessment...
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International clinical guideline for the management of classical galactosemia: diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up

Classical galactosemia (CG) is an inborn error of galactose metabolism. Evidence-based guidelines for the treatment and follow-up of CG are currently lacking, and treatment and follow-up have been demonstrated to...
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Medicos

Orphanet actualiza su informe sobre la prevalencia de las enfermedades raras

El portal Orphanet ha actualizado su informe sobre la prevalencia e incidencia de las enfermedades raras. Los datos publicados en este documento son estimaciones mundiales o estimaciones europeas si no...
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