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Ejaculatory failure and hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism caused by haemochromatosis
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An early-onset recessive cerebellar disorder with distal amyotrophy and, in two patients, gross myoclonia: A probable ataxia telangiectasia variant
We report a family of 4 siblings from a non-consanguineous marriage, presenting with an early onset recessive cerebellar ataxia and progressive distal limb wasting. Ocular or other telangiectasias were absent. There were ...
Acute stroke in a child with miliary tuberculosis
Neurological symptoms in childhood miliary tuberculosis are generally caused by underlying tuberculous meningitis (TBM), since the 2 conditions commonly occur concurrently. Cerebral infarction, a well-recognized complication ...
Preparation and clinical evaluation of a high viscosity saliva substitute.
Twenty-five xerostomic patients were given an artificial saliva substitute we had prepared. In this study we evaluated its effect, period of relief, frequency of use, taste, smell, colour, aftertaste, consistency and desire ...
Efficacy of a report-form template for radiological interpretation
Previous authors have focused on technical, radiographic and perceptual aspects of dental radiology but scant attention has been paid to the thought processes and recording methods used in interpretation. The purpose of ...
The case of the red lingerie - Chromhidrosis revisited
Chromhidrosis or the production of coloured sweat is a rare clinical finding. A 26-year-old female presented with marked pink staining of her uniform and lingerie. Extractions of clothing, skin surface samples, eccrine ...
Serologic markers for hepatitis B virus and hepatitis A virus in Bushmen in West Caprivi, Namibia.
A community based sero-epidemiological study was undertaken to determine the age specific prevalence rates of hepatitis A virus (HAV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in a band of Bushmen in the West Caprivi, Namibia. ...
Bone involvement in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
This retrospective study evaluated the prognostic significance of the radiological signs of bony involvement in children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). The skeletal surveys of 52 children with ALL were reviewed ...
A survey of dental practice and equipment characteristics.
The aim of this study was to determine what would be regarded as essential equipment required for setting up a dental practice and the cost thereof. This information could be useful for the newly qualified dentist. Seventy ...
Dental status of rural school children in a sub-optimal fluoride area.
Past investigations by us have shown high levels of caries experience in rural coloured school children of the Western Cape. These studies were all undertaken in fluoride poor areas. In contrast studies of children in areas ...