Prolonged exposure to organophosphates in low concentrations caused diarrhoea in 38 students, lecturers and other personnel at an agricultural college.
Although the fetal heart rate was being monitored in 16378 patients during labour, intra-uterine death occurred in 13 cases (0,08%).
Recanalization of blocked vessels by means of transluminal recanalization is a highly successful procedure provided there is proper patient selection.
Angiodysplasia is a common cause of large-bowel bleeding in elderly patients, and chronic iron deficiency anaemia is usually the presenting symptom.
The Industrial Council for the Transvaal Chemical Manufacturing industry decided to introduce additional benefits for the members of its Sick Benefit Fund.