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Deep Learning-Enhanced Device Detects Diabetic Retinopathy

A deep learning-enhanced device can accurately detect diabetic retinopathy, according to a study published online Feb. 14 in Diabetes Care.

Glottic Carcinoma Can Be HPV-Related Disease in Young Adults

An increased incidence of glottic carcinoma related to human papillomavirus has been documented in recent years among young patients, according to a study published online Jan. 27 in the Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology.

Prenatal Fluconazole Exposure Increases Neonatal Risks

Maternal exposure to fluconazole during pregnancy may increase the risk for spontaneous abortion, according to a study published online Feb. 19 in CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical Association.

Oncotype DX Not Cost-Effective for Low-Risk Breast Cancer

The multigene expression test Oncotype DX is not cost-effective for women with breast cancer who are at low risk for recurrence, according to research published online Jan. 22 in the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

Late-Onset Migraine With Aura Linked to Increased Stroke Risk

There is an increased stroke risk in late life among patients with late-onset migraine with aura, according to a study published online Jan. 21 in Headache.

Low Vitamin D Tied to High Blood Glucose Levels in Women

Lower serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations appear to be associated with high blood glucose levels in women, according to a study recently published online in Menopause.

Recombinant Zoster Vaccine Cost-Effective in Simulation

Vaccination with recombinant zoster vaccine seems cost-effective under a wide range of conditions, according to a study published online Feb. 19 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

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