Although it is well known that tenovaginitis may affect any of the sheaths around the ankle or wrist, this condition may readily be overlooked when it occurs in any of the less usual sites.
A case of sacrococcygeal tumour in a newborn infant is descriptionbed.
Almost 35,000 electrocardiograms of adults over the age of 19 attending Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, during the 10 years 1952 - 61 were analysed to determine the racial incidence of ischaemic heart disease.
A case is descriptionbed of urinary calculi composed mainly of silica, which was apparently due to the prolonged taking of magnesium silicate for a digestive disorder.
The relationship of the concentration of the protein fractions in the serum and serous fluids was determined in 84 patients by paper electrophoresis.
Progress in medicine has resulted in an increased incidence of an ancient but only recently named entity - iatrogenic illness.