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Long-term follow-up of adult women with urinary tract infection in childhood
Acute pyelonephritis is common in young children and can lead to permanent renal damage. Renal damage increases the risk of complications such as hypertension and decreased renal function later in life. For women with renal ...
Carbonic anhydrase activity in sleep apnea - a potential therapeutic mechanism for intervention
There is no pharmacological treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in clinical practice. The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate the effect of carbonic anhydrase (CA) enzyme activity on sleep apnea severity ...
Risk factors of type 2 diabetes and excess risk of stroke in patients with diabetes
The incidence of type 2 diabetes is increasing worldwide, mainly because of increasing life expectancy and changes in lifestyle. However, several other factors may also increase the risk of type 2 diabetes and their ...