The Correlation Between Prostate Volume in Patients with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Relation to Erectile Dysfunction

Amel Kardasevic, Snjezana Milicevic Abstract Introduction. The exact etiology of lower urinary tract symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) has not yet been determined, and the etiology of erectile dysfunction (ED) is often multicausal and includes organic and/or psychogenic causes, as well as their combinations. Although the relation of BPH, and thus the volume [...]

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Opiate Analgesia Treatment Reduced Early Inflammatory Response After Severe Chest Injuries

Goran Krdzalic, Nermin Musanovic, Alisa Krdzalic, Indira Mehmedagic, Amar Kesetovic Abstract Background: The frequency of severe chest injuries are increased. Their high morbidity is followed by systemic inflammatory response. The efficacy of pharmacological blockade of the response could prevent complications after chest injures. Aim: The aim of the study was to show an inflammatory response [...]

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Relationship of Plasma Adiponectin and Waist-hip Ratio with Coronary Artery Disease

Premtim Rashiti, Shpend Elezi, Ibrahim Behluli, Sefedin Mucaj Abstract Background: This study aimed to investigate correlation between adiponectin and waist-hip-ratio with severity of coronary artery disease (CAD). There is uncertainty about the association between circulating concentrations of adiponectin and CAD. Methods: We enrolled eighty-two consecutive patients undergoing non-urgent coronary angiography for CAD survey. According to [...]

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CSF and ndash;Related Complications After Intradural Spinal Tumor Surgery: Utility of an Autologous Fat Graft

Kenan I. Arnautovic, Marko Kovacevic Abstract Object: The incidence of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)-related complications after intradural spinal tumor (IST) surgery is high and reported in up to 18% of patients. However, no efficient way to prevent those complications has been reported so far. Treating these complications may require prolonged bed rest, re-exploration, external lumbar drain, [...]

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Frequency of Bacterial Samples from Patients with Chronic Acquired Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction

Kourosh Shahraki, Ali Makateb, Keyvan Shirzadi, Keivan Khosravifard Abstract Introduction: Dacryocystitis is an infection of lacremical sac due to obstruction of nasolacrimal duct which has primary or secondary causes. Idiopathic inflammatory obstruction is the primary cause. Trauma, infection, inflammation, neoplasia, and mechanical obstruction are secondary one. Aim: The objective of this study is determination of [...]

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Days of Academy of Medical Sciences of BANDH 2016 and The First Mediterranean Seminar on Science Writing, Editing and Publishing (SWEP 2016)

Izet Masic Abstract [Med Arh 2016; 70(6.000): 477-478] Keywords: >>Full text PDF        >>Abstract       >>[cite source="doi"]10.5455/medarh.2016.70.477-478[/cite]

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Dilemma: Correlation Between Serum Level of Hepcidin and IL-6 in Anemic Myeloma Patients

Lejla Ibricevic-Balic, Emina Icindic-Nakas, Sabaheta Hasic, Emina Kiseljakovic, Alma Sofo-Hafizovic, Sefkija Balic Abstract Introduction: Anemia occurs in 60% to 80 % of patients with newly diagnosed myeloma multiplex (MM). The cause of anemia in MM is probably multi factorial and involved among the others hepcidin and some cytokines, especially interleukine-6. Anemia in MM is one [...]

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Juvenile Trabecular Ossifying Fibroma of the Maxilla: a Case Report

Samia Aboujaoude, Georges Aoun Abstract Introduction: Juvenile ossifying fibromas are uncommon benign tumors. Their aggressiveness added to their high tendency to recur, provoke real diagnostic and therapeutic challenges for the dental practitioner and make a postoperative follow-up over the years indispensable. Case report: In this report, we present a case of a seven-year-old girl presented [...]

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Application of Diode Laser in the Treatment of Dentine Hypersensitivity

Mirjana Gojkov-Vukelic, Sanja Hadzic, Amila Zukanovic, Enes Pasic, Veriva Pavlic Abstract Introduction: Dentine hypersensitivity is characterized by acute, sharp pain arising from the exposed dentine, most commonly in response to thermal, tactile, or chemical stimuli, and which cannot be linked to any other pathological changes in the tooth or the environment. Therapy uses various impregnating [...]

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Echocardiographic Parameters as Life Quality Predictors in Patients After Myocardial Infarction Treated with Different Methods

Alen Dzubur, Mevludin Mekic, Senad Pesto, Naser Nabil Abstract Introduction: Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in most countries. The aim was to examine the quality of life and to determine the differences in the quality of life in patients one year after myocardial infarction and the relationship between quality of life and [...]

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