• Splenectomy in onyalai: A report on 5 cases 

      Hesseling P.B.; Oosthuysen E.; Pretorius L.; Swart, A.; Steynberg, J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1984)
      Onyalai is an acquired immune thrombocytopenia with 10% mortality. Conservative measures such as traditional medicines, corticosteroids and blood transfusion have not always controlled severe bleeding or prevented death. ...