• Thoracolumbar injuries : short segment posterior instrumentation as standalone treatment - thoracolumbar fractures 

      Davis, Johan, H. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
      Objective: This research paper reports on the radiographic outcome of unstable thoracolumbar injuries with short segment posterior instrumentation as standalone treatment; in order to review rate of instrumentation ...
    • Timpanoplastiekoperasies in septiese gevalle : 'n nuwe tegniek 

      Wagenfeld, D. J. H. (HMPG, 1981-08)
      The very high incidence of postoperative sepsis in tympanoplasty operations on ears with infected cholesteatoma prompted the development of a new technique to improve the control of local infection. An irrigation tube is ...
    • Tissue expansion in reconstructive surgery : a case report 

      De Greef, A. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1986-05)
      A case is reported in which serial expansion was used to create scalp and forehead flaps of superior quality skin and subcutaneous tissue to cover a central forehead defect. The background and principles governing this ...
    • Towards early detection of retinoblastoma 

      Freeman, Nicola; Meyer, David (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2014-12)
      Survival rates for retinoblastoma (RB) in a region of South Africa (SA) of only 50% reflect the high frequency of late presentation, the simple reason for which is lack of effective screening. Early detection of suspected ...
    • Transurethral prostatectomy - studies with different intravesical pressures 

      Rabe, H. B.; De Kock, M. L. S. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1982-05)
      In an attempt to study the safety of transurethral prostatectomy in our unit, the use of a low-pressure continuous-flow water irrigation system was compared with our routine method of intermittent bladder emptying during ...
    • Traumatic superior mesenteric arteriovenous fistula 

      Du Toit, D. F.; Rademan, F. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1987-05)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In a case of traumatic superior mesenteric arteriovenous fistula resulting from a stab wound in the abdomen clinical signs of high-output cardiac failure or portal hypertension were absent. Selective ...
    • Treatment of laryngeal lipoid proteinosis using CO2 laser 

      Kroukamp, Gary; Lehmann, Karen (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2007-02)
      Lipoid proteinosis (Urbach-Wiethe disease, hyalinosis cutis et mucosae) is an autosomal-recessive condition with variable penetrance. It is characterised by distinctive skin and mucous membrane lesions, particularly on ...
    • Treatment of male urethral strictures - possible reasons for the use of repeated dilatation or internal urethrotomy rather than urethroplasty 

      Heyns, C. F.; Van der Merwe, J.; Basson, J.; Van der Merwe, A. (Centre of African Studies, University of Cape Town, 2012-08)
      Objective. To investigate the possible reasons for repeated urethral dilatation or optical internal urethrotomy rather than urethroplasty in the treatment of male urethral strictures. Patients and methods. Men referred ...
    • Tuberkulose van die penis (Corpora cavernosa) 

      Bell, G. M.; De Klerk, J. N. (HMPG, 1976-09)
      Tuberculosis of the male urethra and corpora cavernosa is discussed and 3 patients with this rare condidtion are presented. These patients were among 63 patients who presented with a urethral stricture during the past 2 ...
    • Urinary retention in women 

      Basson, J .; Van der Walt, C. L. E.; Heyns, C. F. (Health and Medical Publications Group (HMPG), 2012-05)
      Urinary retention in women is uncommon, with a much lower incidence than in men. It may be acute (with suprapubic pain) or chronic (typically painless). Urinary retention in females is frequently transient, with no ...
    • Urologic complications of HIV and AIDS 

      Heyns, Chris F.; Groeneveld, Adam E.; Sigarroa, Nelson B. (Nature Publishing Group - NPG, 2009-06)
      In recent years the nature of HIV infection has been dramatically transformed from an invariably fatal disease to a chronic disorder with a relatively benign course. Disease progression from HIV to AIDS and HIV-related ...
    • Varicella zoster virus infrection causing urinary retentin in a child with HIV infection 

      Wessels, G. S.; Heyns, C. F. (SA HIV Clinicians Soc, 2012-11)
      An 11-year-old boy receiving antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection and antibacterial therapy for pulmonary tuberculosis presented with urinary retention due to varicella zoster virus infection involving the sacral ...
    • The vascular anatomy of the forehead related to forehead flaps and its application in plastic and reconstructive surgery 

      Kleintjes, Wayne George (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
      Aims: The goal of this study was to identify arterial variations by cadaveric dissection, in the forehead, in order to validate the practicality and implementation of planned forehead flaps and to increase the safety of ...
    • Ventrikulere aneurismektomie en infarktektomie 

      Barnard, P. M.; De Wet Lubbe, J. J.; Janson, P. M. C. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975-03)
      Four patients underwent ventricular aneurysmectomy for congestive cardiac failure. In addition, 1 patient with an aneurysm and 3 patients with acute myocardial infarcts, ranging from 16 to 28 days postinfarction, underwent ...
    • Young breast cancer patients in the developing world : incidence, choice of surgical treatment and genetic factors 

      Kruger, W. M.; Apffelstaedt, J. P. (Medpharm Publications, 2007-10)
      Carcinoma of the breast is the most common cause of cancer in women in Western society. Although breast cancer occurs predominantly in older premenopausal and postmenopausal women, it also occurs in young women. Literature ...