In this study, we showed that ApoE-/- mice featured with hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis had heart hypofunction
and, on the other hand, exhibited many changes in the aspect of aorta and microvascular, including the extent of arterial blood supply and vessel elasticity reduced, endothelium-dependent vasodilatation weakened, angiogenesis from aorta contained plaque increased and MVD in heart decreased.
The results suggested that vestibular therapy for unilateral peripheral vestibular hypofunction
was effective but none of the interventions were superior.
Keywords: Caloric test, ocular VEMP, video head impulse test, peripheral vestibular disorder, vestibular hypofunction
, canal paralysis
Regardless of the etiology of salivary gland hypofunction
, changes in the oral ecology occur with unstimulated whole saliva flow rates below 0.
increasing annually, the likelihood of seeing individuals with salivary hypofunction
due to prescription medication intake will be more of a concern to oral health professionals.
Evidence of pineal endocrine hypofunction
in autistic children.
However, upon burns, human body cannot maintain a positive nitrogen balance or normal physiological functions, while exogenous arginine can alleviate immune hypofunction
and increase protein synthesis after burn traumas.
Moreover, the formation of recurrent and atypical patterns of dental caries follows from salivary gland hypofunction
Glutamate and schizophrenia and the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor hypofunction
One subject with systemic vasculitis, with ear disease with bilateral vestibular hypofunction
,) and absent vestibulo-ocular reseponses to sinusoidal rotation, had persistent horizontal nystagmus with either ear down.
The finding of similar levels of LH and prolactin in MS, DM2 and controls is contrary to reports of pituitary hypofunction
, supported by low testosterone and inappropriately low luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) concentrations in diabetics (30).
Rather supporting the first hypothesis, Vitale and colleagues described two PD patients without LTF but marked vestibular dysbalance to develop mobile LTF ipsilateral to the vestibular hypofunction
during six months of follow-up .