Meningeal signs and facial edema in a child with sickle cell disease
- Gold Seed Implants: An Alternative Acupuncture Treatment. Mailloux, Breion; Feldman, Jeremy // Internet Journal of Alternative Medicine;2008, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p2
A 43 year old female with multiple sclerosis was treated for approximately ten years, utilizing a specific type of acupuncture therapy. Noted incidentally on hospital admission for pneumonia and urinary tract infection, the gold-seed needle tips were permanently implanted, with the intent of...
- EFFICACY OF TAMSULOSIN THERAPY IN FEMALES WITH NON-NEUROGENIC LOWER URINARY TRACT SYMPTOMS. Ahmad, Tariq; Ata-ur-Rahman; Khan, Muhammad Amjad // JPMI: Journal of Postgraduate Medical Institute;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p288
Objective: To determine the efficacy of tamsulosin therapy for the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in women. Methodology: This study was conducted in Institute of kidney diseases, Hayatabad medical complex Peshawar from April 2011 to September 2012. All female patients aged 13...
- The Teenager with Sickle Cell Disease. Konotey-Ahulu, F.I.D // New African;Jun2001, Issue 397, p40
Focuses on the views of Professor F.I.D. Konotey-Ahulu of University of Cape Coast, Ghana on Sickle Cell Disease in Africa. Complications of the disease; Advises to teenagers having sickle cell disease; Effects of using morphine to sickle cell disease patients.
- Doxycycline Injection. // AHFS Consumer Medication Information;Oct2016, p1
Your doctor has ordered doxycycline, an antibiotic, to help treat your infection. The drug will be added to an intravenous fluid that will drip through a needle or catheter placed in your vein for 1-4 hours, one or two times a day. Doxycycline eliminates bacteria that cause many kinds of...
- Mineral oil. // Reactions Weekly;Nov2015, Vol. 1576 Issue 1, p195
The article presents a case study of an 85-year-old woman, with a history of anticoagulation, urinary tract infection, hypertension and diabetes, who developed chronic exogenous lipoid pneumonia (LN) while she took mineral oil.
- Inhaled nitric oxide had no significant effect on sickle cell disease-related pain crises. Fisher, Stacey L.; Harris, Jason; McKnight, Whitney // Hem/Onc Today;4/10/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p22
The article reports on a study which found that the administration of inhaled nitric oxide did not provide significant pain relief to patients with sickle cell disease who presented with vaso-occlusive crisis symptoms.
- Therapy-Related Acute Myelogenous Leukemia in a Hydroxyurea-Treated Patient With Sickle Cell Anemia. Taylor, James G. // Annals of Internal Medicine;11/15/2011, Vol. 155 Issue 10, p722
A letter to the editor is presented discussing a study of a Sickle Cell Anemia patient who received Hydroxyurea treatment and developed Acute Myelogenous Leukemia.
- URINARY TRACT INFECTION. Valman, H.B. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);8/1/1981, Vol. 283 Issue 6287, p363
Focuses on diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infection in children. Symptoms of the disease; Performance of a microscopy for pus cells and culture; Objective of prophylaxis.
- Overview of Seizure-Inducing Potential of Doripenem. Zhanel, George G.; Ketter, Nzeera; Rubinstein, Ethan; Friedland, Ian; Redman, Rebecca // Drug Safety;2009, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p709
The seizure-inducing potential of carbapenems has been debated since the introduction of imipenem/cilastatin over 20 years ago. Doripenem is a new carbapenem, recently approved in the US for the treatment of adults with complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI) or complicated intra-abdominal...