Elyns Journal of Urology

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Dr. Persec is an Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Urology in Clinical Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia. He graduated from University of Zagreb, Scholl of Medicine, trained in Urology at Clinical Hospital Dubrava and University Hospital Centar Zagreb, Croatia. He is a member of the European Urological Association and Steering Committee of the Croatian Urological Society. His clinical…

Name : Zoran Persec
University : Clinical Hospital Dubrava, Croatia

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    Diagnosis of Urachal Cyst Misinterpreted as Umbilical Hernia: A Case Report

    Urachal diseases are the congenital anomalies resulting from persistent embryonic connection between bladder and umbilicus. Urachal cysts are one of these anomalies. They are very rare in adults and generally asymptomatic unless they are infected and ruptured. In this paper, we present a case of urachal cyst that was misinterpreted as umbilical hernia…

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    Newborn Hearing Screenings in Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Exposed Uninfected Infants

    Perinatal HIV infection and congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection may increase the risk for hearing loss. We examined 1,435 infants enrolled in the Surveillance Monitoring of ART Toxicities (SMARTT) study of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) network, a prospective study of the safety of in utero antiretroviral (ARV) exposures. We determined…

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    Health Literacy and Education Predict Nutrient Quality of Diet of Socioeconomically Diverse, Urban Adults

    Health literacy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions”. To be health literate, comprehensions as well as numeracy are needed. Health numeracy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity…

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    Optimization of a Clinically Relevant Model of White Matter Stroke in Mice: Histological and Functional Evidences

    White matter (WM) injury during stroke increases the risk of disability and gloomy prognosis of post-stroke rehabilitation. However, modeling of WM loss in rodents has proven to be challenging. We report improved WM injury models in male C57BL/6 mice. Mice were given either endothelin-1 (ET-1) or L-N5-(1-iminoethyl)ornitine (L-NIO) into the periventricular…

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