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The correlation between serum 25-(OH)D3 level and thyroid function, thyroid disease duration and size in patients with Graves disease (GD), Graves ophthalmopathy (GO) or hyperthyroid heart disease was investigated [China]. 150 patients diagnosed with GD (n=50), GO (n=50) or HHD group (n=50), and 50 ...

Author(s)
Zhao ChangYing; Gan XiLun; Wang MingShuang; Zhong HaiHua; Xu Yong
Publisher
Editorial Department of Journal of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China
Citation
Journal of Chongqing Medical University, 2018, 43, 6, pp 814-817
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Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a common demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. The role of vitamin D against onset and progression of multiple sclerosis is well-recognized. In this study, we evaluated the serum levels of 25(OH) vitamin D3 in patients with clinically isolated...

Author(s)
Nasr, Z.; Etemadifar, M.; Akbari, M.
Publisher
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
Citation
Journal of Isfahan Medical School, 2018, 35, 465, pp 22-27
Abstract

Multiple sclerosis (MS) incidence and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) levels vary by race/ethnicity. We examined the consistency of beneficial effects of 25OHD and/or sun exposure for MS risk across multiple racial/ethnic groups. We recruited incident MS cases and controls (blacks 116 cases/131...

Author(s)
Langer-Gould, A.; Lucas, R.; Xiang, A. H.; Chen, L. H.; Wu Jun; Gonzalez, E.; Haraszti, S.; Smith, J. B.; Quach, H.; Barcellos, L. F.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Nutrients, 2018, 10, 3, pp 268
Abstract

Blacks have different dominant polymorphisms in the vitamin D-binding protein (DBP) gene that result in higher bioavailable vitamin D than whites. This study tested whether the lack of association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) and multiple sclerosis (MS) risk in blacks and Hispanics is due to ...

Author(s)
Langer-Gould, A.; Lucas, R. M.; Xiang, A. H.; Wu Jun; Chen, L. H.; Gonzales, E.; Haraszti, S.; Smith, J. B.; Quach Hong; Barcellos, L. F.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Nutrients, 2018, 10, 2, pp 184
Abstract

Objectives: To investigate the association between serum circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH) D] concentrations and exacerbation risk in Chinese patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RR-MS). Methods: From January 2014 to December 2014, consecutive RR-MS patients admitted to the...

Author(s)
Wang, C.; Zeng, Z.; Wang, B.; Guo ShouGang
Publisher
Springer, Paris, France
Citation
Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging, 2018, 22, 1, pp 38-43
Abstract

BACKGROUND: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's disease (CD), and Ulcerative colitis (UC) are autoimmune inflammatory diseases of the alimentary tract, which seems to be caused by the interaction of environmental and genetic factors as well as diet and nutritional factors such as vitamin D....

Author(s)
Sharifi, A.; Nedjat, S.; Vahedi, H.; Veghari, G.; Hosseinzadeh-Attar, M. J.
Publisher
Iranian Association of Gastroenterology and Hepatology & Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Middle East Journal of Digestive Diseases, 2018, 10, 2, pp 84-89
Abstract

This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between the level of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). We searched the PUBMED, EMBASE, and Cochrane databases and performed a meta-analysis examining the vitamin D level and/or deficiency in patients with SLE,...

Author(s)
Bae SangCheol; Lee YoungHo
Publisher
C.M.B. Association, Sarreguemines, France
Citation
Cellular and Molecular Biology, 2018, 64, 1, pp 7-13
Abstract

Increasing evidence has shown that individuals with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) have lower 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels compared to healthy controls. There is no information regarding 25(OH)D levels and MS in Portugal. Therefore the aim of the current study was to examine the levels of 25(OH)D...

Author(s)
Bettencourt, A.; Boleixa, D.; Reguengo, H.; Samões, R.; Santos, E.; Oliveira, J. C.; Silva, B.; Costa, P. P.; Silva, A. M. da
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018, 180, pp 137-141
Abstract

Vitamin D deficiency has been implicated in a plethora of diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, and osteoporosis. Deficiency of this vitamin is a global epidemic affecting both developing and developed nations. Within a clinical context, the qualitative...

Author(s)
Shah, I.; Akhtar, M. K.; Hisaindee, S.; Rauf, M. A.; Sadig, M.; Ashraf, S. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018, 180, pp 105-117
Abstract

Vitamin D, either in its D2 or D3 form, is essential for normal human development during intrauterine life, kidney function and bone health. Vitamin D deficiency has also been linked to cancer development and some autoimmune diseases. Given this huge impact of vitamin D on human health, it is...

Author(s)
Tsuprykov, O.; Chen Xin; Hocher, C. F.; Skoblo, R.; Yin LiangHong; Hocher, B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018, 180, pp 87-104

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