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Omental lipoblastoma in a child: Diagnosis based on CT density measurements
A 2-year-old girl presented with an abdominal mass which on CT was central and hypodense. Housefield units measured -60 which made the diagnosis of a fatty mass. The diagnosis of an omental lipoblastoma was confirmed after ...
An unusual cause of proptosis: Aneurysmal bone cyst of the anterior skull base
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Cardiac sarcoidosis evaluated with gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance and contrast-enhanced 64-slice computed tomography
Abstract: Sarcoidosis is a multi-system granulomatous disorder of unknown etiology with symptomatic cardiac involvement in up to 7% of patients. The clinical features of sarcoid heart disease include congestive heart ...
The attitudes of two groups of South African women towards mode of delivery
Objective: To determine whether 2 specific groups of women prefer vaginal or abdominal delivery. Methods: Forty-six black and 54 colored (of mixed race, the predominant population group) primigravidas and 59 black and 62 ...
Postmenopausal hormone therapy and quality of life
Objective: To evaluate whether hormonal therapy (HT) had any significant effect on quality of life (QoL) in a selected group of postmenopausal women. Methods: The study was conducted in a specialist private practice in ...
Phylogenomics of the genus Mus (Rodentia; Muridae): Extensive genome repatterning is not restricted to the house mouse
The house mouse (Mus musculus) is universally adopted as the mammalian laboratory model, and it is involved in most studies of large-scale comparative genomics. Paradoxically, this taxon is rarely the index species for ...
The effects of eicosapentaenoic acid in tardive dyskinesia: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial
Objective: Worldwide, conventional antipsychotic medication continues to be used extensively, and tardive dyskinesia (TD) remains a serious complication. The primary objective of the present study was to compare the efficacy ...
Emotional face processing deficit in schizophrenia: A replication study in a South African Xhosa population
Schizophrenia is associated with a deficit in the recognition of negative emotions from facial expressions. The present study examined the universality of this finding by studying facial expression recognition in African ...
Intrasexual competition and sexual selection in cooperative mammals
In most animals, the sex that invests least in its offspring competes more intensely for access to the opposite sex and shows greater development of secondary sexual characters than the sex that invests most. However, in ...