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    • Lanas Montecinos, Alejandra; Letelier, Carolina; Caamaño, Edgardo; Massardo Vega, Lucía; González Espinoza, Patricio; Araya, A. Verónica (2010)
      Background: Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies have a pathogenic role in Hashimoto thyroiditis. Between 10 and 19% of individuals without thyroid disease have positive titers of these antibodies. Aim: To study the frequency ...
    • Lépez, Macarena; Caamaño, Edgardo; Romero, Carmen; Fiedler Temer, Jenny; Araya, V. (2010)
      Background: Salivary cortisol measurement is recommended as a screening measure when a Cushing Syndrome is suspected. The proposed cut-off point for a probable diagnosis is 0.16 ug/dL. Aim: To determine salivary cortisol ...
    • Atwater Ransom, Illani; Guajardo, M.; Caviedes Fernández, Pablo; Jeffs, S.; Parrau, D.; Valencia, M.; Romero, C.; Arriagada Abarzúa, Christian; Caamaño, Edgardo; Salas, A.; Olguín, F.; Atlagich, Miljenko; Maas, R.; Mears, David; Rojas, Eduardo (ELSEVIER, 2010)
      Islet transplantation is a potential cure for type 1 diabetes, but clinical results have been disappointing. Currently, islet isolation is by enzymatic digestion of the pancreas which has significant pitfalls: warm ...
    • Lanas Montecinos, Alejandra; Paredes, Ana; Espinosa, Consuelo; Caamaño, Edgardo; Pérez Bravo, Francisco; Pinto, Rodrigo; Iñíguez Vila, Germán; Martínez, Darío; Soto, Néstor (Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2015)
      Insulin autoimmune syndrome (IAS) is characterized by spontaneous hypoglycemia with extremely high insulin levels and the presence of circulating autoantibodies against insulin, in patients who have never been exposed to ...