• Pathologic features of acute renal allograft rejection associated with donor-specific antibody, Analysis using the Banff grading schema. (nih.gov)
  • We studied whether the presence of antibody against donor class I antigens correlated with the clinical and pathologic features of acute rejection episodes. (nih.gov)
  • We identified patients who had (1) clinical evidence of acute rejection, (2) a renal biopsy showing pathologic features of acute rejection, defined by the Banff criteria, and (3) pre- and posttransplant sera screened against donor T cells. (nih.gov)
  • The in vivo features of the wall and lumen of mild coronary dilatation associated with atherosclerosis and the relationship with coronary ectasia were investigated by intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging of 11 patients with angiographically-proven mild coronary dilatation. (fujita-hu.ac.jp)
  • 21 patients were able to enjoy their normal diet postoperatively, 5 required periodic dilatation of oesophageal strictures, and 4 required further operations. (elsevier.com)
  • Maximal luminal diameter, thickness of the inner echogenic layer and echolucent zone, and frequency of calcification of the dilatation sites were compared with those of proximal adjacent normal sites. (fujita-hu.ac.jp)
  • Balloon dilatation could be a minimally invasive and effective treatment for nasopharyngeal stenosis, although the repetition of the procedure may be required. (elsevier.com)