Hepatic granulomas diagnosed ante mortem by liver biopsy over a 9-year period at Groote Schuur .Hospital, Cape Town, were reviewed.
Two cases of intramural rupture of the oesophagus are descriptionbed.
Iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy is not a common problem among Black patients in the Durban area, and prophylactic iron supplements do not lead to an increase in haemoglobin values.
The clinical features of 16 patients with deficiency of Cl esterase inhibitor are descriptionbed.
Two radiographs, taken only 28 days apart, vividly illustrate the speed of progression of the tuberculous disease state once the critical multiplication rate of the mycobacteria has been attained.
A 16-year-old White girl presented with a foreign body sensation in her right eye.
In a 20-year period at King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban, only 4 children have been diagnosed as having systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
A patient with an unusual cause of bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome is presented.
Late detection of a cerebral glioma causing convulsions in a 7-year-old girl is reported.