Ageliki Sidiropoulou

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The presence of Chlamydia trachomatis antigen was examined in 400 endocervical samples collected from an equal number of asymptomatic sexually active women. The overall prevalence was found to be 4%, using the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. Chlamydia infection was correlated with younger age (5.8%, p < 0.05), a history of pelvic inflammatory disease(More)
A sixty five year old female patient carrying a double lumen subclavian catheter, with severe right-sided heart failure, was subjected to lung perfusion scan in order to rule out pulmonary embolism. Administration of Tc-99m macroaggregate albumin ((99m)Tc-MAA), via a double lumen (Hickman) subclavian line, resulted in trapping almost half of the injected(More)
Between August 1983 and August 1992, 1995 women aged 20-43 years were fitted with 2736 copper intrauterine contraceptive devices (MLCu250, MLCu375, Nova-T, Gravigard, Anticon). Insertion of the IUD was performed during menstruation by a skilled team of gynecologists. The women were instructed to self-check the IUD tail after each menstrual period. All the(More)
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