Funding for this research was provided by:
Universidad de Cuenca (BCAN-D-18-00256R5-UCUENCA)
Received: 29 January 2018
Accepted: 10 May 2018
First Online: 24 May 2018
: Juan Fernando Sánchez Vega: Rural Doctor Ministry of Public Health of Ecuador. Av May 1st 357 and Carlos Quinto. firstname.lastname@example.org ExternalRef removedMagali del Rocío Murillo Bacilio. email@example.com Affiliation: Medical Pathologist from the Department of Pathology SOLCA-Cuenca. Professor of Pathology at the school of medicine, University of Cuenca. ExternalRef removedAdrián Santiago Vintimilla Condoy. firstname.lastname@example.org Rural Doctor Ministry of Public Health of Ecuador. ExternalRef removedAraceli Miroslava Palta González email@example.com Medical Pathologist from the Department of Pathology SOLCA-Cuenca. Head of Department. ExternalRef removedJosé Alfredo Crespo Astudillo. Resident Doctor Pablo Jaramillo Foundation.Franklin Mora-Bravo, MD, MsC. Main professor of nephrology at the school of medicine, University of Cuenca. Master’s degree in health research.ExternalRef removed
: The research protocol was approved by the bioethics committee of the University of Cuenca and the Bioethics Committee of the SOLCA-Cuenca Institute. A written consent to participate was requested to study patients. Only participants who signed the informed consent forms were included in the study.
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