The effects of intravenous flunitrazepam (Rohypnol, Roche) on various body functions were studied.
The technique of inferior pericardiotomy is descriptionbed.
Forty patients who had previously experienced severe systemic reactions after a bee sting were desensitized using pure bee venom.
Serum ferritin estimation was used to determine the iron stores in 55 patients with severe iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy.
The administration of herbal medicines made from Callilepis laureola is common among the Black population in Natal.
Three cases of established reflux oesophagitis resembling varices are presented.
A malignant schwannoma of the facial nerve diagnosed with the aid of angiography, cytology and histology is presented and discussed.
A 13-year-old Coloured girl presented with an abdominal mass and a small-bowel obstruction.
Carcinoid tumours are not common, but have been found along the digestive tract and at other sites in the body.
The clinically relevant types of genetic galactosaemia involve deficiency of galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase (EC 22.214.171.124) or galactokinase (EC 126.96.36.199).