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    • Urinary porphyrins and porphyrin precursors in normal pregnancy. Relationship to urinary total oestrogen excretion 

      De Klerk, M.; Weideman, A.; Malan, C.; Shanley, B. C. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The relationship between urinary excretion of porphyrins, porphyrin precursors and total oestrogens in normal pregnancy was investigated. Significant increases in total oestrogen, delta aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) and ...

    • Radiologiese diens by Tygerberg-Hospitaal 

      Muller, C. J. B. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The Tygerberg Hospital, of the Medical Faculty of the University of Stellenbosch, has a decentralised radiological service where -50% of the radiology forms part of specialised departments. This obviates patient traffic ...

    • Probleme met betrekking tot genetiese voorligting vir arthrogryposis multiplex congenita 

      Gericke, G. S.; Retief, A. E.; Van Niekerk, W. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC) is a rare condition, which presents various problems to the genetic counsellor. Two cases are described and the possible modes of inheritance are discussed. A review of the literature ...

    • Patogenese van murale trombi idiopatiese kardiomiopatie 

      Van der Walt, J. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      Hearts from 32 patients with idiopathic cardiomyopathy were examined postmortem. A comparative morphological study of the human hearts and of hearts from cardiomyopathic hamsters, rabbits and baboons indicates that severe ...

    • The organisation of comprehensive audiological services in the Cape Province 

      Du Toit, C. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      There is an urgent need for comprehensive audiological services in South Africa to deal adequately with the problems of clinical, industrial and social medicine. The organisation built up in and around the Tygerberg Hospital ...

    • Neurochemical aspects of porphyria. Studies on the possible neurotoxicity of delta aminolaevulinic acid 

      Shanley, B. C.; Neethling, A. C.; Percy, V. A.; Carstens, M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      It has been proposed that delta aminolaevulinic acid (ALA), which is overproduced in the inherited hepatic porphyrias, may be responsible for the neurological manifestations of the acute attacks seen in these disorders. ...

    • Mielopoiese : 'n kinetiese benadering 

      Brink, S.; Steytler, J. G. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The mechanisms of hemopoietic cellular proliferation are more clearly understood when the granulocytic, monocytic and macrophagic elements of the bone marrow are studied by means of in vitro cultures. Better physiological ...

    • Injuries to the skin of the male external genitalia in Southern Africa 

      Malherbe, W. D. F. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The more common injuries to the skin of the male external genital organs are described; some of these mutilations are unique to the African continent. The extent of trauma ranges from small penile skin defects after ...

    • Hemangiosarkoom van die bors : 'n gevallestudie en oorsig van die literatuur 

      Van Zyl, J. A.; Van der Walt, J. J.; Van Zyl, J. J. W. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      In this case of angiosarcoma of the breast in a 55 yr old woman, the time from treatment to death was 41 mth, compared with 25 mth in collected cases from the literature. The possible value of adjuvant chemotherapy is ...

    • Differentiation of Klebsiella Enterobacter Serratia organisms 

      Finlayson, M. H.; Coates, J. K.; Coldrey, N. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      Differentiation of 625 strains of bacteria which fulfilled the requirements laid down for the definition of Klebsielleae was carried out using 6 biochemical tests. 546 strains were identified as members of the genus ...

    • Clinical and cytogenetic aspects of the 21 deletion syndrome 

      Gericke, G. S.; Steyn, M. F.; Retief, A. E.; Thom, J. C.; Van Niekerk, W. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The clinical, cytogenetic and dermatoglyphic findings in a patient with a ring chromosome 21 are presented. This anomaly acts as a deletion of chromosomal material and results in specific congenital defects. A comparison ...

    • Catecholamine release as mediator of intracellular enzyme activation in ischaemic perfused rat hearts 

      Hough, F. S.; Gevers, W. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      Isolated rat hearts perfused at suboptimal pressures have been studied as a model for generalized myocardial ischaemia. Glycogen phosphorylase a and hormone sensitive triglyceridase activities, measured as markers for ...

    • Binneaarse radio-isotoop angiografie karotis-kaverneuse fistels 

      Van Heerden, P. D. R.; Rose Innes, A. P.; Klopper, J. F. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      The use of intravenous radio isotope angiography in 3 cases of unilateral carotid cavernous sinus fistula is described. The lesion gives a characteristic image pattern distinguishable from that of arteriovenous malformation ...

    • Arbeidsterapie aan die Universiteit van Stellenbosch 1961 - 1974 

      Dyke, A. P. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)

    • Acute appendicitis in pregnancy 

      Rosemann, G. W. E. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
      Acute appendicitis in pregnancy and its treatment are reviewed. Six cases are described. Early surgery is recommended and a conservative watchfulness for more than 4 to 6 hours is condemned.