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Effects of folic acid and zinc sulfate on male factor subfertility: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
Objective: To study the effects of folic acid and zinc sulfate treatment on semen variables in fertile and subfertile men. Design: Double-blind, placebo-controlled interventional study. Setting: Two outpatient fertility ...
Clonogenic growth patterns correlate with chemotherapy response in acute myeloid leukaemia
Cytosine arabinoside and anthracycline-containing regimens induce remission in upwards of 60% of previously untreated patients with adult acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). Despite this, in addition to primary drug resistance, ...
Splenectomy in haematology - A 5-year single centre experience
Objective: To define indications and outcome in haematologic cases undergoing splenectomy. Study design: A retrospective review of clinica l records from consecutive patients having open or laparoscopic removal of the ...
Amyloidosis: A changing clinical perspective
Primary amyloidosis is a plasma cell dyscrasia characterised by excess production of abnormal immunoglobulin light chains with their subsequent accumulation in kidneys, heart, liver as well as gastrointestinal tract and ...
The use of short tandem repeat polymorphisms for monitoring chimerism following bone marrow transplantation: A short report
Following immunohaematopoietic stem cell transplantation, it is of importance to determine whether the new blood forming system is of recipient or donor origin and such phenotypic characterisation is called chimerism ...
Silent angiodysplasia and occult haemobilia as rare but treatable causes of refractory iron deficiency - Two case reports
Once menorrhagia has been excluded in females then, in both sexes, the gastrointestinal tract remains the commonest site for haemorrhage. This may be of surprisingly large volume but intermittent and therefore not universally ...
Delayed pericardial effusion following stab wounds to the chest
Introduction: Delayed pericardial effusion following penetrating cardiac trauma has not been commonly reported, and the exact incidence remains unknown. It was more common before 1960, when pericardiocentesis was still a ...
Unusual cause for massive cardiomegaly
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Unusual pancreas hernia
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No clinical benefit of adding cisapride to pantoprazole for treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Objective Although a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) and a prokinetic drug are often combined for the medical treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), there are few well-conducted clinical studies on the efficacy ...