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  • Van Rensburg, L. C. J. (HMPG, 1977-09)
    The 2-deoxy-D-glucose neutral red test proved to be successful in assessing completeness of vagotomy in the baboon both intra- and postoperatively. There were no deleterious side-effects and we found that both products ...
  • Meyer, D.   Parkin, D.   Maritz, F. J.   Liebenberg, P. H. (Clinics Cardiv Publishing, 2003-04)
    Aim: To determine whether an association exists between the different plasma lipoprotein constituents and the prevalence of lenticular opacities in dyslipidaemic subjects. Methods: Adult patients (n = 115) of both genders ...
  • Du Toit, D. F.   Greeff, M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1986-02)
    The case of a man with situs inversus who presented with acute abdomen is reported. Acute left-sided appendicitis was considered before operation, but at laparotomy an omental abscess of unknown aetiology was drained. The ...
  • Van Zyl, J. J. W. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1983-06)
    No abstract available
  • Muller, R.   Van Rensburg, L. C. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1986-11)
    A group of 142 patients injured in motor vehicle accidents or assaults was investigated to ascertain patterns of alcohol usage and blood alcohol levels; 77% were positive for blood alcohol (range 0,01 0,492 g/dl; mean ...
  • Jakubowski, M.   Lamont, A.   Murray, W. B.   De Wit, S. L. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1985-04)
    The data from a retrospective study of 32 anaesthetics administered for free-flap tissue operations are analysed. We suggest balanced analgesic-dominated general anaesthesia, supported wherever possible by continuous ...
  • Janson, P. M. C.   Barnard, P. M.   Weich, H. F. H.   MacMahon, A. G. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975-08)
    A patient is presented in whom a solitary aneurysm of a peripheral pulmonary artery was treated by left lower lobectomy. This is the eighth reported successful resection of such an aneurysm. A brief review of the literature ...
  • Janse van Rensburg, E.   Meyer, D. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2013-04)
    Corticosteroids are the most effective way to treat ocular inflammation. They relieve symptoms rapidly and often prevent permanent damage. These medications, however, must be used with caution, as use of steroid-containing ...
  • Heydenrych, J. J.   Van der Riet, R. Le S. (HMPG, 1973-10)
    Colonic atresia is a rare condition, and only 69 cases have been reported; 2 further cases are described. The first case was diagnosed late and operation was carried out 5.5 days after birth. An ileostomy was performed and ...
  • Mckenzie, Bruce J.   Loock, James W. (BioMed Central, 2009-08)
    Introduction: Axillary nodal metastasis is very rare in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. The few cases reported in the literature all involve patients who have previously undergone either neck dissection alone, or ...
  • 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 ...
  • McKenzie, B. J.   Loock, J. W. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    [No abstract available]
  • Knott-Craig, C. J.   Du Toit, D. F.   Van Schalkwyk, P.   Van Rensburg, L. C. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1985-06)
    Two cases of intestinal obstruction caused by peaches are reported. In the first case steamed dried peaches were eaten by a 56-year-old woman who had undergone a Billroth I gastrectomy 18 years previously, while in the ...
  • Du Toit, D. F.   Warren, B. L. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1986-07)
    A congenital choledochal cyst presented as an upper abdominal mass in a non-jaundiced woman; at laparotomy total cystectomy was performed and biliary enteric continuity re-established by a hepaticojejunostomy Roux-en-Y ...
  • Heyns, C. F.   Van der Walt, C. L. E.   Groeneveld, A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-04)
    Objective. A visual prostate symptom score (VPSS) compared with the international prostate symptom score (IPSS) for evaluation of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) can be completed without physician assistance by a ...
  • Pieper, C. H. (Clarissa Hildegaard) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background The care of children is one of the cornerstones of social philosophy. In first world countries most children survive to adulthood. In South Africa the infant mortality rate is much higher ...
  • Heyns, C. F.   Naude, A. M.   Visser, A. J.   Marais, D. C.   Stopforth, H. B.   Nyarko, J. K.   Stellmacher, G. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2001-08)
    Background. Early stage prostate cancer does not cause symptoms, and even metastatic disease may exist for years without causing symptoms or signs. Whereas early stage prostate cancer can be cured with radical prostatectomy ...
  • Voss, M.   Forward, L. M.   Smits, C. A. G.   Duvenage, R. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2010)
  • Boshoff, Pieter Ernst   Gailey, Karen   Moosa, Mohammed Rafique (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    [No abstract available]
  • Visse, J. H.   Adendorff, D. J.   Malherbe, W. D. F. (HMPG, 1976-11)
    The development of the flap transfer technique in plastic and reconstructive surgery has evolved to the stage where free transplantation of a full thickness skin flap, by means of microvascular anastomosis, has become ...