Chondrosarcoma is believed by Jaffe to occur in as many as 25% of patients with hereditary multiple exostosis.
A case of Fallot's tetralogy is descriptionbed in a Black male who died of acute cardiac failure at the age of 17 years.
The efficacy of lorazepam, one of the newer benzodiazepines, as an anxiolytic agent is assessed in a study involving 35 non-hospitalised patients.
A case of acromegaly presenting with hemiplegia is descriptionbed.
Immunodeficiency diseases in infancy may be genetic or may result from an infection acquired during intrauterine life.
A knowledge of the pulmonary maturity of the unborn fetus is an important factor in deciding when to induce birth.
A cavernous haemangioma of the liver which enlarged rapidly while the patient was receiving exogenous oestrogens is reported.
This article, the first of a series of 5, descriptionbes the light and electron microscopical features of early foci of parenchymaI cell hyperplasia which developed in the livers of rats fed the carcinogen p-dimethylaminoazobenzene (butter yellow).
The advantages of using rebreathing circuits in anaesthesia are discussed and the principles for their correct employment are outlined. Practical methods are descriptionbed.
The diagnostic and therapeutic problems of epilepsy and convulsions in childhood are reviewed.
As far as the general practitioner is concerned, the care of the dying patient can begin at birth, or even earlier.