This report descriptionbes 154 patients treated with cryosurgery for cervical intra-epithelial neoplasia (CIN) over a 3-year period.
Serum zinc concentrations in 47 patients with acute pelvic inflammatory disease were compared with those of 50 women in a control group.
Data on fetal weight (FW) and two foot measurements heel-toe length (HTL) and the distance between the heel and the point of maximal convexity of the metatarsophalangeal crease (HML), are analysed.
The effects on the fetus of the acute lowering of blood pressure in maternal hypertension with dihydrallazine 6,25 mg were studied in 27 Black patients with diastolic blood pressures of 110 mmHg or more.
A revised scheme of management of the third stage of labour was recently introduced in the Midwife Obstetric Units in Cape Town.
During the period July 1976 - December 1978 midstream urine specimens were collected from all new patients with invasive cervical carcinoma admitted to Tygerberg Hospital, Parowvallei, CP.
'Unbooked' status is associated with excessive perinatal mortality at King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban.
A sensitive and specific radio-immunoassay for the beta subunit of human chorionic gonadotrophin (B-HCG) was performed on serum samples from 18 patients with large pelvic masses.
Perforation of the bowel by. intra-uterine contraceptive devices is an unusual but major complication of this form of contraception.
Three cases of verrucous carcinoma of the uterine cervix are presented and the literature on this lesion at this site is reviewed.