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Journal of Obesity and Diabetes (ISSN: 2638-812X)

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Volume 4 Issue 1

Research Article

DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.33805/2638-812X.121

Clinical Features, Risk Factors and Hospital Mortality of Acute Stroke Patients

Mahfuj-Ul-Anwar, Sajeda Afrin, ASM Rahenur Mondol, Mohammad Nurul Islam Khan, Narayan Chandra Sarkar, Mohammad Kumruzzaman Sarker, Shah Md Sarwer Jahan, Moni Rani and Ratindra Nath Mondal

Abstract

Background: Stroke is a leading cause of mortality and disability worldwide. To prevent complications and permanent defects, early diagnosis, distinguishing the type and risk factor of stroke is crucial. Methodology: It was a hospital based cross sectional study, purposive sampling method was used, and a total of 469 stroke patients admitted in

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Volume 4 Issue 1

Research Article

DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.33805/2638-812X.120

Current Status of Low Dose Overnight Dexamethasone Supression Test (LODST)

Tofail Ahmed, Hajera Mahtab, Tania Tofail, AHG Morshed, Fatema B Rahman and Shahidul A Khan

Abstract

Introduction: Low Dose Overnight Dexamethasone Supression Test (LODST) is a diagnostic tool for spontaneous Cushing’s Syndrome (CS). A LODST negative excludes CS. But there are 2 exceptions - testing during silent period of Cyclic Cushing’s Disease (CD) or a false negativity by one mg dexamethasone in mild CD. Method: We analyzed age and s

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Volume 4 Issue 1

Abstract

The Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is one of the most frequent glomerular nephropathies affecting both children and adults. The aim of this study is the evaluation of the effects of Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) in Nephrotic Syndrome (NS) with biopsy proven Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) resistant to other therapies. We trea

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