Crésio de Aragão Dantas Alves

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Giant hypothalamic hamartoma: case report and literature review
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:513-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Acute chorea and type 1 diabetes mellitus: clinical and neuroimaging findings
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:e30-4. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Clinical and molecular basis of transient neonatal diabetes mellitus in Brazilian children
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 97:e41-4. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Partial benefit of anastrozole in the long-term treatment of precocious puberty in McCune-Albright syndrome
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:323-5. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Low prevalence of glucose intolerance in racially mixed children with cystic fibrosis
    Cresio Alves
    Federal University of Bahia, Salvador Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:493-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Autonomic bladder dysfunction in an adolescent with type 1 diabetes
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 23:401-2. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus in adolescents with Hashimoto's thyroiditis: two case reports
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgar Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia
    Acta Reumatol Port 35:362-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Definition and use of the variable "race" by medical students in Salvador, Brazil
    Cresio Alves
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 128:206-10. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of graduated syringes for measuring salivary flow rate: a pilot study
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, University Hospital Professor Edgard Santos, Medical School, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 21:401-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint 46,XX male - testicular disorder of sexual differentiation (DSD): hormonal, molecular and cytogenetic studies
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 54:685-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Giant hypothalamic hamartoma: case report and literature review
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:513-6. 2013
    ..Hypothalamic hamartomas are very rare (1:200,000) and range in size from 17.9 to 18 mm. When their dimensions exceed 30-40 mm, they are classified as giant hypothalamic hamartomas...
  2. doi request reprint Acute chorea and type 1 diabetes mellitus: clinical and neuroimaging findings
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:e30-4. 2012
    ..This report describes, for the first time, findings of calcifications in the corticomedullary junction in the brain hemispheres of a child with T1DM and chorea and reviews the possible causal mechanisms of this unusual association...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical and molecular basis of transient neonatal diabetes mellitus in Brazilian children
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 97:e41-4. 2012
    ..This first reported series of Brazilian patients expands the geographical data on TNDM contributing to better understanding of its pathophysiology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Partial benefit of anastrozole in the long-term treatment of precocious puberty in McCune-Albright syndrome
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:323-5. 2012
    ..This report shows the partial benefit of anastrozole in the treatment of peripheral PP of girls with MAS...
  5. doi request reprint Low prevalence of glucose intolerance in racially mixed children with cystic fibrosis
    Cresio Alves
    Federal University of Bahia, Salvador Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:493-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate glucose tolerance in racially mixed Brazilian youth with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Autonomic bladder dysfunction in an adolescent with type 1 diabetes
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 23:401-2. 2010
    ..Although more prevalent in adults and the elderly, autonomic bladder dysfunction must be considered in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus in adolescents with Hashimoto's thyroiditis: two case reports
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgar Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia
    Acta Reumatol Port 35:362-5. 2010
    ..To report the unusual diagnosis of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) in two adolescents with a previous diagnosis of Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Definition and use of the variable "race" by medical students in Salvador, Brazil
    Cresio Alves
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 128:206-10. 2010
    ..Here, we evaluate the use of the variable "race" by medical students in Salvador, Brazil...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of graduated syringes for measuring salivary flow rate: a pilot study
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, University Hospital Professor Edgard Santos, Medical School, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 21:401-4. 2010
    ..996, with p<0.05). Measurement of the salivary flow rate using graduated syringes demonstrated to be a reliable method, with lower cost and more practical than the traditional method of salivary weighing...
  10. ncbi request reprint 46,XX male - testicular disorder of sexual differentiation (DSD): hormonal, molecular and cytogenetic studies
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 54:685-9. 2010
    ..Only 10% of the patients are SRY-negative and usually they have ambiguous genitalia, as the aforementioned patient. The incomplete masculinization suggests gain of function mutation in one or more genes downstream to SRY gene...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and metabolic disorders in HTLV-1 infected patients
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology, Hospital Universitario Prof Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 14:613-20. 2010
    ..Given all these uncertainties, the endocrine expression of the HTLV-1 infection composes a promising research line for understanding the pathophysiology of this infection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hyperphosphatemic tumoral calcinosis: a 10-year follow-up
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 24:25-7. 2011
    ..To report a case of primary hyperphosphatemic tumoral calcinosis (TC) and its long-term 10-year follow-up...
  13. ncbi request reprint Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia: case report of a rare cause of dyslipidemia
    Cresio Alves
    Federal University of Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Endocrinol Diabetes Metab 17:162-5. 2011
    ..Early diagnosis and treatment with screening of first-degree relatives is essential to minimize the progression of cardiovascular disease in these patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint HLA class II polymorphism in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus from a Brazilian racially admixtured population
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, Hospital Universitario Professor Edgard Santos, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Ethn Dis 19:420-4. 2009
    ..However, this has not been adequately studied in racially admixtured populations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Oral health knowledge and habits in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Service, University Hospital Professor Edgard Santos, School of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 20:70-3. 2009
    ..In conclusion, although the diabetic children seemed to have better oral health habits than the control children, there is a need for more information regarding oral hygiene and healthy habits...
  16. ncbi request reprint Lipodystrophic syndrome in children and adolescents infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
    Cresio Alves
    School of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:342-8. 2008
    ..Follow up must be periodic, consisting of measurement of body fat distribution, evaluation of the lipid profile and insulin resistance...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Human histocompatibility system association with gastrointestinal diseases]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 36:86-93. 2006
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the HLA structure and function, methods of detection, nomenclature and its association with celiac disease, Crohn's disease, autoimmune hepatitis, autoimmune pancreatitis and oral recurrent ulcers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Immunogenetics and infectious diseases: special reference to the mayor histocompatibility complex
    Cresio Alves
    Medicine School, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 10:122-31. 2006
    ..We revised relevant studies on the association of HLA genes with infectious diseases, demonstrating their importance in the pathogenic mechanisms, through increased susceptibility or protection against infections and their complications...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Distribution and frequency of HLA alleles and haplotypes in Brazilians with type 1 diabetes mellitus]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Rua Plínio Moscoso 222, 40157 190 Salvador, BA
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 50:436-44. 2006
    ..This knowledge will contribute to future prophylactic or therapeutic interventions in the group of Brazilians at risk of developing DM1...
  20. ncbi request reprint [The role of the human histocompatibility antigens in the pathogenesis of neurological disorders]
    C Alves
    Universidade Federal da Bahia UFBA, Hospital Sao Rafael, Salvador, Bahia, Brasil
    Rev Neurol 44:298-302. 2007
    ..Unfortunately, this information has not been adequately published in the clinical literature...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Environmental exposure to endocrine disruptors with estrogenic activity and the association with pubertal disorders in children]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:1005-14. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint [Transient diabetes mellitus related to L-asparaginase therapy]
    Cresio Alves
    Servico de Endocrinologia Pediatrica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, 40157 190 Salvador, BA
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 51:635-8. 2007
    ..The insulin therapy must be followed closely, since this is a transient form of diabetes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Crésio de Aragão Dantas Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology Residency Program, Universidade Federal da Bahia, School of Medicine, Salvador, BA, Brasil
    J Bras Pneumol 33:213-21. 2007
    ..Insulin administration remains the treatment of choice for diabetes and fasting hyperglycemia. Calories should not be restricted, and patients with CFRD should be managed by a multidisciplinary team...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Controversies in the association between type 1 diabetes and asthma]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 51:930-7. 2007
    ..Critical review of the literature to investigate the relationship between asthma and type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM1)...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Pathogenic aspects of the periodontal disease associated to diabetes mellitus]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Bahia
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 51:1050-7. 2007
    ..Systematic review of present knowledge about the association between diabetes mellitus (DM) and periodontal disease (PD) with emphasis on their physiopathogenesis...
  26. doi request reprint Withdrawal from glucocorticosteroid therapy: clinical practice recommendations
    Cresio Alves
    Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 84:192-202. 2008
    ..To present an up-to-date and practical review of how to safely withdraw glucocorticosteroid therapy...
  27. doi request reprint Primary hypothyroidism in a child simulating a prolactin-secreting adenoma
    Cresio Alves
    Pediatric Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Rua Plinio Moscoso, 222 601, CEP 40157 190, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:1505-8. 2008
    ..To report a case of primary hypothyroidism associated to hyperprolactinemia mimicking a prolactin secreting adenoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cystic fibrosis-related dyslipidemia
    Crésio de Aragão Dantas Alves
    Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brasil
    J Bras Pneumol 34:829-37. 2008
    ..Since hypertriglyceridemia is an important risk factor for coronary artery disease, prospective studies will contribute for a better understanding of the natural history of this condition and define how to prevent and treat it...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Association of human histocompatibility antigens with ophthalmological disorders]
    Cresio Alves
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 69:273-8. 2006
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