Serum Procalcitonin in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Farzaneh Akbari; Mina Delghandi; Fariba Rezaeetalab

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 27-30

  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death worldwide. One of the most important events in the course of COPD is acute exacerbation. Acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) is characterized by the aggravation of dyspnea, cough, and sputum. Chronic obstructive pulmonary ...  Read More

Pulmonary Hypertension as an Initial Presentation of Wilson’s Disease: A Case Report

Fariba Rezaeetalab; Mahnaz Mozdourian

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 178-181

  Wilson’s disease is a rare genetic disorder, which is associated with clinical manifestations such as liver dysfunction, psychological and neurological issues, and specific laboratory findings demonstrating the increased urinary excretion of copper and copper accumulation in the body. Wilson’s ...  Read More

Restless legs syndrome in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Fariba Rezaeetalab; Fariborz RezaeiTalab

Volume 4, Issue 2 , May 2017, , Pages 73-77

  Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common chronic sensory motor disorder that prevents initiation and/or sleep staying. Patients with this syndrome have uncomfortable sensations in their legs (and sometimes arms or other parts of the body), with moving their legs to relieve this sensations. The symptoms ...  Read More