Sclerosteosis is a rare autosomal recessive condition which is characterized by excessive skeletal overgrowth, distortion of the facies, cranial nerve abnormalities and raised intracranial pressure.
While no major differences with regard to psychopharmacological actions are to be found among the benzodiazepines, certain pharmacokinetic differences are known.
Conjunctival biopsy specimens from a Black South African population suffering from trachoma have been studied by light microscopy, histochemistry and electron microscopy.
Owing to the multidisciplinary character of general practice, there is a great need for an effective and practical clinical record system for the family physician.
The recent discovery of histamine (H) receptors in the heart raises the possibility that the H2-antagonist drug, cimetidine, used in the therapy of peptic ,ulcer, might have cardiac side-effects and might impair the cardiac response to exercise.
Eighteen adult chacma baboons were fed Cannabis sativa, the plant material being incorporated into their food.