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Nasopharyngeal bleeding due to leech bites in a 9-month-old infant.
Leeches are annelids, comprising the subclass Hirudinea. There are freshwater, terrestrial and marine leeches. Haemophagic leeches attach to their hosts and remain there until they become filled up with blood and then they ...
Late-onset post-diskectomy tuberculosis at the same operated lumbar level: case report and review of literature.
Late post-diskectomy tuberculous spondylodiskitis at the operated level is an extremely rare phenomenon. We describe a unique case of a same level tuberculous spondylodiskitis with pus drainage from the operative scar 8 ...
Validity of pulse oximetry in detection of hypoxaemia in children: Comparison of ear, thumb and toe probe placements
This study of paediatric intensive care patients aimed to determine where pulse oximetry probes should be placed to obtain the most accurate and reliable readings of peripheral oxygen saturation (SpO2). Using arterial blood ...
Primary ovarian mucinous carcinoma of intestinal type: significance of pattern of invasion and immunohistochemical expression profile in a series of 31 cases.
Primary ovarian mucinous carcinomas of the intestinal type are uncommon and earlier reports have included cases diagnosed according to older, less stringent, criteria (which would now be considered borderline tumors) and ...
Maternal tamoxifen treatment alters oocyte differentiation in the neonatal mice: inhibition of oocyte development and decreased folliculogenesis.
Primary germ cells after migration to the developing ovary differentiate to oogonia and oocytes. The formation and number of primordial follicles in early fetal life are determining factors in the fertility state of adult ...
Rapid IIPLC determination of pioglitazone in human plasma by protein precipitation and its application to pharmacokinetic studies
A simple and rapid HPLC method with UV detection was developed for the determination of pioglitazone in human plasma. The method was based on protein precipitation using perchloric acid on an ODS column. The mobile phase ...
Integrated visceral leishmaniasis surveillance system in primary care for children in meshkin-shahr district, north-western Islamic republic of Iran [Systé me de surveillance inté gré e de la leishmaniose viscé rale dans les soins primaires pour les enfants dans le district de Meshkin-Shahr, nord-ouest de la Ré publique islamique d'Iran]
In 2001 a visceral leishmaniasis (VL) surveillance system was set up for children aged ? 12 years in the primary health system in Meshkin-Shahr district of Ardebil province, north-western Islamic Republic of Iran. All cases ...
Efficacy of metoclopramide and dexamethasone for postoperative nausea and vomiting: A double-blind clinical trial
Postoperative nausea and vomiting are common complications of anaesthesia. This double-blind clinical trial assessed the incidence of nausea and vomiting after cataract surgery with intravenous anaesthesia in 100 patients ...
Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in severe left ventricular dysfunction
Our aim was to examine hospital outcomes of coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with and without left ventricular dysfunction, with regard to the surgical technique (off- or on-pump). Between March 2007 and March ...
Erdheim-Chester's disease as a differential diagnosis of "hot" kidneys on bone scintigraphy
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