Post Tagged with: "pathogenesis"

Editor’s Pick: Renal Involvement in Multiple Myeloma

Editor’s Pick: Renal Involvement in Multiple Myeloma

European Medical Journal, Oncology August 31, 2017 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Fifteen years ago, renal involvement and renal failure were almost inevitable consequences of multiple myeloma, dramatically impacting survival and quality of life. Since the introduction of innovative drugs (the so called ‘new drugs’ and ‘newer drugs’), autologous haemopoietic cell transplantations, and the innovative technique of light chain removal, myeloma outcomesRead More

Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Allergy & Immunology August 3, 2017 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

Zhi-qiang Tu, *Wei-qi Zhang Department of Pediatrics, Renji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China *Correspondence to zhangwq2016@126.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 02.02.17 Accepted: 16.06.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy and Immunol. 2017;2[1]:100-105. Abstract One of the complications of systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA)Read More

Pathogenesis and Laboratory Diagnosis of Childhood Urinary Tract Infection

Pathogenesis and Laboratory Diagnosis of Childhood Urinary Tract Infection

Urology April 26, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Jharna Mandal Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India *Correspondence to drjharna@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 07.01.16 Accepted: 08.02.16 Citation: EMJ Urol 2016;4[1]:101-107. Abstract Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most common infections of childhood. TheRead More

IgA Nephropathy: New Aspects in Pathophysiology and Pathogenesis

IgA Nephropathy: New Aspects in Pathophysiology and Pathogenesis

Nephrology July 14, 2015 at 9:33 AM 0 comments

*Francois Berthoux,1,2 Hesham Mohey,1 Nicolas Maillard,1 Christophe Mariat1 1. Department of Nephrology, Dialysis, and Renal Transplantation, University North Hospital, Saint-Étienne, France 2. Jean Monnet University, Saint-Étienne, France *Correspondence to francois.berthoux@wanadoo.fr Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 21.01.15 Accepted: 27.02.15 Citation: EMJ Neph. 2015;3[1]:97-103. Abstract Knowledge ofRead More

Nerves, Cough, and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Nerves, Cough, and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Respiratory May 19, 2015 at 9:40 AM 0 comments

*Nicholas Kim Harrison,1 Michael C. Pynn2 1. School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK 2. Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant, UK *Correspondence to kim.harrison@wales.nhs.uk Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 01.12.14 Accepted: 22.01.15 Citation: EMJ Respir. 2015;3[1]:38-45. Abstract Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is the most common ofRead More

Update on Barrett’s Oesophagus

Update on Barrett’s Oesophagus

Gastroenterology December 3, 2014 at 9:35 AM 0 comments

Claudia Tarlarini,1 Enzo Grossi,2 *Silvana Penco1 1. Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical Genetics, Niguarda Ca’ Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy 2. Centro Diagnostico Italiano, Milan, Italy *Correspondence to silvana.penco@ospedaleniguarda.it Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 27.06.14 Accepted: 15.09.14 Citation: EMJ Gastroenterol. 2014;3:64-72. Abstract Barrett’s oesophagus (BO) is a precancerous lesionRead More