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The simple bread tag – a menace to society?
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Foreign bodies (FBs) are potentially life-threatening when inhaled by a child, depending on where they lodge. Symptoms can range from acute upper airway obstruction to mild, vague respiratory complaints. ...
The implications of early detection and pre-school habilitation of the hearing-impaired child : with special reference to the Provincial Paedo-audiological Centre, Tygerberg Hospital
(Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1981-11)
The basic handicap of deafness, viz. the lack of natural communication skills, can be overcome by early detection of the defect and pre-school habilitation. In congenital deafness this dramatically improves the outlook for ...
Bipolar diathermy for the outpatient control of posterior epistaxis
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
[No abstract available]
Timpanoplastiekoperasies in septiese gevalle : 'n nuwe tegniek
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 ...
Subjective pulsatile tinnitus cured by carotid endarterectomy
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1989-05)
A 70-year-old woman with unilateral pulsatile tinnitus was relieved of the complaint after carotid endarterectomy. Internal carotid artery stenosis presenting with pulsatile tinnitus is rare. Endarterectomy can relieve ...
Treatment of laryngeal lipoid proteinosis using CO2 laser
(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 ...
Axillary nodal metastasis at primary presentation of an oropharyngeal primary carcinoma : a case report and review of the literature
(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 ...
Ear-invading arthropods : a South African survey
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2006)
[No abstract available]
X linked deafness in a South African kindred
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1974)
The X linked deafness of Nance is present in a South African kindred. Recognition of the familial pattern of the disorder, together with the characteristic clinical and audiometric features, permits diagnostic precision, ...
Patient-related benefits for adults with cochlear implantation : a multicultural longitudinal observational study
(S. Karger AG, Basel, 2017-07-19)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: To assess subjectively perceived, real-world benefits longitudinally for unilateral cochlear implant (CI) recipients in a multinational population treated routinely. To identify possible predictors of ...