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Carlos Vasconcelos
University of Porto
137Publications
26H-index
5,076Citations
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André Real , Lara Adelino + 3 AuthorsCarlos Vasconcelos26
Estimated H-index: 26
Aproximadamente 70 a 90% dos doentes com Esclerose Sistemica apresentam envolvimento gastrointestinal e, em 10% dos casos, este envolvimento constitui a forma de apresentacao de Esclerose Sistemica. Todo o trato gastrointestinal pode estar afectado sendo o esofago o orgao mais frequentemente descrito1,2,3,4.
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2018 in Case Reports
Francisco Sousa Santos1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Catia Ferrinho + 1 AuthorsCarlos Vasconcelos26
Estimated H-index: 26
A 42-year-old African man presented with hypogonadic phenotypical features, including gynoid body distribution, gynaecomastia, absent facial and truncal hair and micropenis. He denied ever experiencing development of male secondary sex characteristics. Endocrine testing revealed hypergonadotropic hypogonadism and undetectable AMH. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) stimulation test failed to increase testosterone levels. Peripheral blood karyotype was 46, XY. Clinical examination and abdominal/p...
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Martin Aringer35
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(Dresden University of Technology),
Karen H. Costenbader46
Estimated H-index: 46
(Harvard University)
+ 48 AuthorsJosef S Smolen114
Estimated H-index: 114
(Medical University of Vienna)
Background This 4 phase project 1 jointly supported by EULAR and ACR has led to draft criteria. 2 Objectives To simplify and validate the new criteria in a large international cohort. Methods 23 expert centres each contributed up to 100 patients with SLE and with non-SLE diagnoses. Diagnoses were verified by 3 independent reviewers for 1,193 SLE and 1059 non-SLE patients. 500 randomly selected SLE and non-SLE patients formed the derivation cohort and the remainder the validation cohort. Results ...
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2017 in Case Reports
Carlos Tavares Bello1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Catarina Barreiros + 1 AuthorsCarlos Vasconcelos26
Estimated H-index: 26
Down syndrome is a frequent clinical entity, being considered one of the most frequent chromosomal aberrations. It is characterised by a typical clinical phenotype and is associated with a heterogeneous group of organ and system-specific abnormalities. The cardiovascular system is commonly affected and if so, it may be associated with an increased morbidity and mortality. Cerebrovascular events in patients with Down syndrome are multifactorial, being possibly related to congenital heart disease,...
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2017 in Nature CommunicationsIF: 12.35
Carl D. Langefeld70
Estimated H-index: 70
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Hannah C. Ainsworth9
Estimated H-index: 9
+ 105 AuthorsDavid L. Morris64
Estimated H-index: 64
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease with marked gender and ethnic disparities. We report a large transancestral association study of SLE using Immunochip genotype data from ...
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Concerning the tumors that affect the thyroid gland, lymphoma is a rare entity. Likewise, the thyroid is a rare site for extranodal lymphoma occurrence. Thyroid lymphoma frequently arises in a lymphocytic thyroiditis background, presenting as a rapidly enlarging goiter, which is occasionally aggressive. It leads to compressive symptoms and may significantly compromise the airways. Choosing the right treatment requires the identification of the lymphoma subtype and knowledge about the stage of th...
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Carlos Tavares Bello1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Ricardo Capitao1
Estimated H-index: 1
+ 2 AuthorsCarlos Vasconcelos26
Estimated H-index: 26
Introduction: Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a common disease, affecting up to 13.1% of the Portuguese population. In addition to the known micro and macrovascular complications, drug side effects constitute a major concern, leading to changes in the treatment guidelines, which favor safety over efficacy. Metformin is the first-line pharmacological treatment for most patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus; however, it has been associated with vitamin B12 deficiency in up to 30% of treated patients....
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