Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia-Associated Marfan Syndrome and Davidoff-Dyke-Masson Syndrome: A Case Report/Akut Myeloblastik Losemi Ile Marfan Sendromu Ve Davidoff-Dyke-Masson Sendromu Birlikteligi: Bir Olgu Sunumu (Case Study)

Introduction Davidoff-Dyke-Masson syndrome (DDMS) is characterized by variable degrees of unilateral loss of cerebral volume and compensatory changes of the calvaria . Marfan syndrome (MS) is an autosomal dominantly inherited genetic disorder of the connective tissue, which affects many...

Management Guidelines for Acute Infective Diarrhoea/Gastroenteritis in Infants (Guideline) (Report)

Acute onset vomiting and diarrhoea is one of the most common illnesses of infancy. Caused by acute infection with a variety of viruses, bacteria and parasites, the condition is easily recognised by caregivers and is usually managed at home....

Frequency of Rotavirus Infection in Children with Acute Diarrhea (Clinical Report)

Byline: Tariq Azam Khattak, Salman Ali, C. Aqeel Safdar and Muhammad Shahid Aslam Abstract

Pattern and Obstetric Risk Factors of Severe Acute Maternal Morbidity (SAMM) and Maternal Death in Tertiary Care Hospital Karachi (Report)

Byline: Syed Rabia, RuminaTabbasum, Fouzia Perveen, Arif Ali and Reeta ABSTRACT

How Early is Early Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Acute Cholecystitis (Clinical Report)

Byline: Muhammad Rafique Memon, Samina Rafique Memon, Shahid Hussain Mirani and Syed Qarib Abbas Shah – Emial [email protected] Abstract

Severe Acute Respiratory Infection with Influenza A (H1N1) During Pregnancy (Scientific Letters) (Report)

To the Editor: Pregnant women are at high risk of severe acute respiratory infection if infected with the influenza A (H1N1) virus. On 14 August 2009 the first complicated H1N1 obstetric patient was admitted to the obstetric critical care...

Effects of Stress Hyperglycemia (SH) on Mortality Rate Among Acute Ischemic Stroke (IS) Patients (Clinical Report)

Byline: M. RAMZAN RAJPUT, AKBAR HUSSAIN YOUSFANI and MUZAFFAR ALI SHAIKH Abstract:

Acute Renal Failure in Four Comrades Marathon Runners Ingesting the Same Electrolyte Supplement: Coincidence Or Causation?(Original Articles) (Report)

The 89 km Comrades Marathon historically reports the highest incidence of acute renal failure (ARF) cases in any sporting event in the world (estimated at 2/10 000 runners). (1) The first 2 cases reported from the event (in 1967...

Acute Supratentorial Bilateral Giant Extradural Haematomas As a Postoperative Complication of Resection of Recurrent Meningioma at the Skull Base (Report)

Byline: Jinlu Yu, Kan Xu and Haiyan Huang ABSTRACT:

Causes of Non-Polio Acute Flaccid Paralysis in Children Residing in the Province of Sindh (Report)

Byline: IQBAL A. MEMON FCPS, AMMARAH JAMAL FCPS, FEHMINA ARIF FCPS and GHULAM MURTAZA F.C.P.S – E-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT:

Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate, Serum Amyloid A and C-Reactive Protein Levels in Patients with Acute Brucellosis (Report)

Byline: V. Kenan Celik, Ismail Sari, Sevtap Bakir, Aynur Engin, Deniz Bakir, Musa Sari, Omer Poyraz and Gursel Yildiz ABSTRACT

Acute Pneumonia and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Case Discussion) (Clinical Report)

CASE PRESENTATION MICHELLE V. SUN, MD: On March 29, 2000, a 40-year-old black woman with known systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) presented to Baylor University Medical Center (BUMC) with fevers to 40C (104F), yellow to green diarrhea without blood, dyspnea,...

Bacterial Pathogens and Their Drug Sensitivity Pattern in Acute Otitis Media in Children at Children Hospital Chandka Medical College Larkana (Report)

Byline: Arbab Ali Junejo, Khurshid Ahmed Abbasi, Haresh Chand and Raja Rahul Chand ABSTRACT

Acute and Subacute Phase of Cerebral Infarction After Treatment with Acupuncture and Medical Therapy.

Abstract: Stroke is the third leading cause of death in developed countries and the second cause of death in patients aged 65 years or more. Stroke is characterized by the sudden loss of circulation to an area of the...

Effect of an Acute Dose of Crude Kava Root Extract on Problem Solving in Healthy Young Adults (Report)

Introduction Kava is an intoxicating drink that has been used traditionally by the indigenous peoples of the South Pacific (Singh 1992). Much like alcohol in Western cultures, kava plays an important role in many South Pacific social and religious...

Lipid Profile Levels on the Second Day of Acute Myocardial Infarction; Is It the Right Time for Estimation?(Brief Communication) (Report)

INTRODUCTION Coronary artery disease (CAD) is one of the leading causes of ischemic heart disease and remains the most common cause of death despite significant advancements in prevention and treatment. Several risk factors (smoking, hypertension, diabetes, obesity etc.) play...

Preincisional Ipsilateral Stellate Ganglion Block for Acute Post Operative Pain Control in Unilateral Mastectomy (Report)

Byline: Davood Agamohamdi, Hamzeh Hosseinzadeh, Samad Golzari, Ali Alizadeh, Ali Peirovyfar, Reza Movassaghi and Parisa Hosseinzadeh ABSTRACT

Role of Acute Viral Hepatitis As a Confounding Factor in Antituberculosis Treatment Induced Hepatotoxicity (Report)

Isoniazid, rifampicin and pyrazinamide are essential first-line anituberculosis (anti-TB) drugs (1) which have hepatotoxic potential. Drug induced hepatotoxicity (DIH) is a commonly encountered adverse effect with anti-TB treatment that frequently results in interruption of treatment (2-4). The incidence of...

Role of Biomarkers in Risk Stratification of Acute Coronary Syndrome (Report)

Introduction Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is an umbrella term for a wide spectrum of clinical sign and symptoms suggestive of myocardial ischaemia. The ultimate clinical implication of ACS may therefore vary from assuredly benign to potentially fatal. Thus further...

Sildenafil–a Possible Treatment for Acute Pulmonary Hypertension During Cardiac Surgery (Clinical Report)

Primary pulmonary hypertension has an annual incidence of 1 to 2 cases per million people in the general population and an onset in the third to fourth decades of life (1). It is a progressive disease that affects women...