Thirty-six women with endometriosis externa were treated with danazol (Ladogar; Winthrop Laboratories, Division of Sterling Drug (SA) (Pty) ltd) for 6 months.
Energy supply may be a limiting factor in tissue repair when infants with severe prolonged diarrhoea are fed orally.
Sclerosing bone dysplasias are a group of unusual disorders with important and frequently lethal complications.
The aetiology, prediction, diagnosis and perinatal complications of intra-uterine growth retardation are reviewed.
Maternal assessment of fetal movements and human placental lactogen (HPL) estimation were compared as predictors of fetal outcome in a prospective study of 135 antenatal patients.
For Black patients in Johannesburg chronic haemodialysis has been associated with an extremely high mortality rate.
Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme (SACE) activity was measured in 29 patients with sarcoidosis, 51 reference subjects, 7 patients with active tuberculosis and 8 patients with other lung diseases.
Because of its rarity and unusual features, the diagnosis of suppuration in the thyroid gland is often delayed.