Lymphocytes from 10 marasmic and underweight infants with prolonged diarrhoea responded normally to phytohaemagglutinin stimulation.
In a random house-to-house study of 1 000 Indians the prevalence of essential hypertension according to the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria was 19% (females 22%; males 15%).
The use of fine-needle percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography is becoming a standard procedure for investigating jaundiced patients undergoing surgery.
little has been published on cystic fibrosis (CF) in Whites in southern Africa, and no figures as to incidence exist.
A family with chondrodysplasia punctata of the Conradi-Hunermann type is presented.
We report an infant with chronic bile peritonitis who made a full recovery on conservative management alone, and add a discussion regarding management.
Two Cape Coloured children, both with physical stigmata of Goltz syndrome, are descriptionbed.