The non-specific inflammatory bowel diseases, ie ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease continue to present challenging problems.
Hypertension held centre stage at the 1980 convention of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Many patients with lupus erythematosus (LE) do not conform to either of the two traditionally recognised forms ï¿½ localised discoid L.E or classical systemic L.E. Milder ""intermediate"" forms of the disease are now being recognised.
Chances of recurrence after a first febrile convulsion may be as high as 40 per cent.
At what point should we consider treating a raised serum uric acid, and by what means?
Transplantation holds out the promise of a virtually normal life for patients with chronic renal failure.