Éva Margit Kereszty

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This report presents a fatal case related to the consumption of methylone, a relatively new cathinone type designer drug. A 16-year-old boy suddenly lost his consciousness in a party. Resuscitation had been continued for about 1.5 hours at the intensive care unit, but it was unsuccessful. His previous history included cardiac malformation detected at(More)
Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis (CTX) is a rare, genetically determined error of metabolism. The characteristic clinical symptoms are diarrhea, juvenile cataracts, tendon xanthomas and neuropsychiatric alterations. The aim of this study is to present a pair of identical adult twins with considerable differences in the severity of phenotype. With regards to(More)
In the framework of the DRUID (Driving under the Influence of Drugs, Alcohol, and Medicines) EU-6 project, a roadside survey was performed in South-East Hungary to determine the incidence of alcohol and the most frequent illicit and licit drug consumption (amphetamines, THC, illicit and medical opiates, cocaine, ketamine, benzodiazepines, zopiclone and(More)
The analytical system used for determination of 22 illicit and licit drugs by gas chromatography–mass spectrometry following liquid–liquid extraction has been extended with an additional extraction step with n-butyl acetate:CH2Cl2 = 1:8 to determine benzoylecgonine from the same oral fluid, blood, or urine samples. The extraction recovery of benzoylecgonine(More)
INTRODUCTION Documentation and evaluation of dental injuries in forensic medicine are rather problematic. It needs a professional work up why dental injuries are out of focus, and how the diagnosis, pattern and treatment are influenced by novel approaches of dentistry. AIM The aims of the authors were to characterize dental injuries, to compare their own(More)
70% of the death cases in Hungary occur in hospitals, so there is an extraordinary importance of the correct detection of the death, the medical cause of death and the management of the postmortem process. This article presents the obligations of physicians of clinical wards step-by-step, and the insufficiencies and faults experienced several times leading(More)
The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence and pattern of psychoactive substances among suspected DUID (Driving Under the Influence of Drugs) drivers in Hungary in 2014 and 2015. Blood and/or urine samples of 1252 suspected drivers (600 in 2014 and 652 in 2015) were analyzed for classical illicit and licit drugs, stimulant designer drugs(More)
The aim of this work is to present the changes in classical illicit and licit drug, as well as stimulant designer drug (SDD) consumption of suspected drug users in South-East Hungary between 2008 and 2015. Urine and/or blood samples of 2976 subjects were analyzed for these groups of substances of which 1777 (59.7%) were tested positive. THC was the most(More)