Serial haematological investigations were carried out in 5 patients with Fanconi's anaemia over periods of 6 months - 11 years.
In a series of 50 consecutive renal allograft patients, 4 developed Iymphoceles and 1 developed a seroma which later became infected.
The lecithin/sphingomyelin (L/S) ratio and the foam test to determine fetal lung maturity in order to prevent hyaline membrane disease (HMD) were used in 800 patients at Tygerberg Hospital.
One hundred and seventy-six amniocenteses were performed in the Johannesburg Amniocentesis Clinic in 1976.
A patient with McArdle's disease is reported in whom proximal muscle weakness began in the 7th decade.
A patient with Goodpasture's syndrome who presented with severe pulmonary haemorrhage and minimal renal involvement is descriptionbed.