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Routine sigmoidoscopies expose patient to some risk
Proctosigmoidoscopy, though generally quite safe, has a morbidity and mortality rate of its own. Robert J. Bolt, MD, professor and chairman of the Department of Medicine, University of California School of Medicine...
The search for a kidney transplant donor is a significant decision-making stress for many extended families. The family is asked to donate the kidney of one member to save the life of another. Seventy-nine cases were reviewed and family tension is noted in 21 of these. It is concluded...
Gas endarterectomy has been utilized in 14 patients to secure a complete surgical correction of the totally occluded and diffusely diseased right coronary artery. In ten patients we studied angiographically, patency was demonstrated in nine instances. In five of these patients the...
In the La Crosse, Wis, area, mean 24-hour thyroid uptake of radioactive iodine in 44 clinically euthyroid control subjects, was 12.1% ± 6.1% (SD). In a separate but related study, the 24-hour thyroid uptake of radioactive iodine performed for diagnostic purposes was reviewed in 65...
Malignant hyperpyrexia is a rare complication following anesthesia but one that is fatal in more than 70% of cases. In one case studied the patient's temperature reached 104 F (40.0 C). With vigorous treatment she survived in spite of other life-threatening complications. In the syndrome...
The recording of high voltage unipolar electrograms during bipolar demand ventricular pacing does not always guarantee delivery of an adequate QRS signal to the pacemaker as illustrated in two cases described in this report. In a bipolar system the actual QRS signal delivered to the...
Thirteen of 22 patients with widespread Hodgkin's disease resistant to vinca alkaloids and alkylating agents responded to therapy with procarbazine hydrochloride. All responses were clinically evident three weeks after therapy was begun. Four complete and nine partial remissions were...
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