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Trypanosoma brucei brucei: a model for cerebral trypanosomiasis in mice--an immunological, histological and electronmicroscopic study.
- A. Poltera, A. Hochmann, W. Rudin, P. Lambert
- Biology, Medicine
- Clinical and experimental immunology
- 1 June 1980
The successful induction of cerebral trypanosomiasis in ordinary laboratory mice using Trypanosoma brucei brucei is reported. Sequential studies demonstrated the presence of trypanosomes in the… Expand
Effect of iron chelation therapy on mortality in Zambian children with cerebral malaria.
- P. Thuma, G. Mabeza, +11 authors V. Gordeuk
- Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical…
- 1 March 1998
To examine the effect of iron chelation on mortality in cerebral malaria, we enrolled 352 children in a trial of deferoxamine in addition to standard quinine therapy at 2 centres in Zambia, one rural… Expand
Thrombogenic intracranial vasculitis in tuberculous meningitis. A 20 year "post mortem" survey.
- A. Poltera
- Acta neurologica Belgica
The pathological features of twenty-three cases of tuberculous meningitis, examined over a twenty year period are reported. Ten cases, diagnosed clinically, were treated; thirteen undiagnosed cases… Expand
Effect of food on the bioavailability of triclabendazole in patients with fascioliasis.
- J. Lecaillon, J. Godbillon, +5 authors A. Poltera
- British journal of clinical pharmacology
- 1 June 1998
AIMS Preliminary results indicate higher absorption of triclabendazole (TCBZ) administered postprandially. Therefore, the influence of food on the pharmacokinetics of TCBZ and its active sulphoxide… Expand
Pathology of human African trypanosomiasis with reference to experimental African trypanosomiasis and infections of the central nervous system.
- A. Poltera
- Biology, Medicine
- British medical bulletin
Les trypanosomes avec leur variation antigenique ont des preferences topographiques a l'interieur de l'hote et a l'interieur d'organes particuliers. Le systeme lymphatique est un site important pour… Expand
Plasmodicidal effect of desferrioxamine B in human vivax or falciparum malaria from Thailand.
- D. Bunnag, A. Poltera, C. Viravan, S. Looareesuwan, K. T. Harinasuta, C. Schindléry
- Acta tropica
- 1 September 1992
Desferrioxamine B (DFO, Desferal), an iron chelator, was earlier shown to be active against Plasmodium falciparum in vitro and in vivo. The present open pilot study served to assess its clinical… Expand
Subvalvular left ventricular aneurysms. A report of 5 Ugandan cases.
The pathological features of 5 cases of subvalvular cardiac aneurysms occurring in Uganda over a 13-year period are described; 3 were subaortic and 2 were submitral. One of the latter was atypical in… Expand
SINGLE TREATMENT OF INVASIVE FASCIOLIASIS WITH TRICLABENDAZOLE
A model for cardiopathy induced by Trypanosoma brucei brucei in mice. A histologic and immunopathologic study.
The successful induction of pancarditis in mice by the use of Trypanosoma brucei brucei is reported. The sequential analysis of whole-organ sections demonstrated the presence of trypanosomes in the… Expand
Pathological aspects of human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) in Uganda
The pathological features of 14 cases of human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) occurring in Uganda over an 8 year period are described. Three cases were clinically proven and in all 14 cases a chronic… Expand