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

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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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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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