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Trypanosoma brucei brucei: a model for cerebral trypanosomiasis in mice--an immunological, histological and electronmicroscopic study.
The successful induction of cerebral trypanosomiasis in ordinary laboratory mice using Trypanosoma brucei brucei is reported. Sequential studies demonstrated the presence of trypanosomes in theExpand
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Effect of iron chelation therapy on mortality in Zambian children with cerebral malaria.
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 ruralExpand
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Thrombogenic intracranial vasculitis in tuberculous meningitis. A 20 year "post mortem" survey.
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 casesExpand
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Effect of food on the bioavailability of triclabendazole in patients with fascioliasis.
AIMS Preliminary results indicate higher absorption of triclabendazole (TCBZ) administered postprandially. Therefore, the influence of food on the pharmacokinetics of TCBZ and its active sulphoxideExpand
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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
  • 1985
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 pourExpand
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Plasmodicidal effect of desferrioxamine B in human vivax or falciparum malaria from Thailand.
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 clinicalExpand
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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 inExpand
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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 theExpand
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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 chronicExpand
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