Affiliation: Niigata University
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..Thus, the Lixelle column is useful in preventing the progression of dialysis-related amyloidosis and in ameliorating or arresting the progression of the symptoms of this disorder. ..
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..Physicians, in those parts of the world, where this mushroom harvesting is common, should be aware of this complication. ..
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. Orally active prostacyclin analogue beraprost sodium in patients with chronic kidney disease: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase II dose finding trial. BMC Nephrol. 2015;16:165 pubmed publisher
..NCT02480751. June 21, 2015. ..
Wakamatsu T, Yamamoto S, Ito T, Sato Y, Matsuo K, Takahashi Y, et al
. Indoxyl Sulfate Promotes Macrophage IL-1β Production by Activating Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor/NF-κ/MAPK Cascades, but the NLRP3 inflammasome Was Not Activated. Toxins (Basel). 2018;10: pubmed publisher
..These reactions may restrict mature IL-1β production, which may explain sustained chronic inflammation in CKD patients. ..