Rare combination of autoimmune disorders Hashimoto’s disease (HD), grave’s disease (GD), vogt-koyanagi-harada: A case report
The prevalence of obesity and hypertension among first-year students at Trnava University in Slovakia
The prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is considered to be high in Slovaks and it could affect young adult University students. The aim of this study was to estimate anthropometric CVD risk predictors associated with environmental conditions among university students. The study population consisted of 122 first-year students (18% males and 82% females, 19.82 ± 0.5 years)...
A study of the antioxidative potentials of acetone and aqueous extracts of Parkia biglobosa and Tetracarpidium conophorum stem barks in vitro
A study of in vitro antioxidative potentials of acetone and aqueous extracts of Parkia biglobosa andTetracarpidium conophorum stem barks were investigated. At all concentrations investigated (50 to 250 µg/ml), the acetone extract of P. biglobosa and T. conophorum stem barks failed to scavenge hydroxyl radical in vitro. Polyphenol extract of T....
Biochemical factors relevant to kidney functions among Jordanian children with beta-thalassemia major treated with deferoxamine
Thalassemia is one of the systematical diseases that occur worldwide and is the commonest form of hemoglobinopathy in Jordan. The most important cause of mortality and morbidity in these patients with thalassemia is organ failure related with the shortened red cell life span, rapid iron turnover and tissue deposition of excess iron. These are the major factors responsible for functional and physiological...