Adams Patrick

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Alkaline phosphatase (ALP; EC 3.1.3.1) isoenzymes were measured in the plasma of 63 untreated hyperthyroid patients (the hyperthyroid group), 58 treated hyperthyroid patients, and 100 blood donors. Total, liver, and bone ALP activities were significantly higher in the hyperthyroid group than in the treated hyperthyroid group or the blood donors. Bone ALP(More)
Primary central nervous system (CNS) posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) is a well-recognized but rare complication of solid organ transplantation. Most of these disorders are B-cell in origin and generally carry poor prognosis. Rituximab, an anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody, has been used effectively in patients with systemic PTLD. However, its(More)
Some insulin-dependent diabetic patients who have clear symptoms of hypoglycaemia during animal insulin treatment have reported loss of these symptoms when human insulin preparations are introduced. A survey of Mersey Region, UK, identified eleven patients whose awareness of hypoglycaemia was lost after introduction of human insulin but returned with animal(More)
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