1 - 10 of 108 articles
Unless follow-up is possible, recommends a California pathologist, the Guthrie Bacterial Inhibition Assay should not be used to screen infants for phenylketonuria.
His recommendation is based upon a comparative study of PKU tests, reported to the annual meeting in Washington, DC,...
Isolation of Candida albicans from a patient's stools, sputum, or urine tends to obfuscate rather than clarify the diagnosis. The clinician's uncertainty as to the significance of Candida or ganisms cultured from skin lesions or from blood, cerebrospinal fluid, and other internal foci...
ACCIDENTAL poisoning is a major health hazard and a major cause of mortality among children. Although we are frequently reminded of the increasing complexity of our environment and the growing list of toxic materials available to children for ingestion, few physicians are aware that...
To the Editor:—
Doctor Dunkelberger's comment seems to be more critical than factual. It would be interesting to know the exact history of the disastrous cases he refers to and to be told precisely how many are represented in the "so many" and "so much" he mentions....
The cause of the eruption in Stevens-Johnson syndrome is still undeterminied and the reaction probably has a multiple etiology, having been associated with systemic bacterial and viral infections, vaccination, drug therapy, pregnancy, foods, and deep x-ray treatment. It presents a...
Safe radiopaque media have enabled Philadelphia General Hospital clinicians to revive amniography for placental localization.
The technique, which involves injection of a water-soluble radiopaque medium into the amniotic fluid, has accurately diagnosed all cases of placenta...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.