Andrei Swartz

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OBJECTIVE Neuraxial administration of steroids have been used in clinical practice for more than 50 years and have a well defined place in the treatment of radicular low back pain. However, steroids have widespread effects on almost all body systems, such as suppression of the pituitary-adrenal axis with consecutive weight gain and osteoporosis. METHODS(More)
Normal nondiabetic homozygous and heterozygous littermates of db/db diabetes-prone mice (seven/group) were fed a 5% solution of glucose as their sole source of liquid for 10 wk. Controls (seven/group) drank tap water, and both groups received stock diet ad libitum. Body weights, tail lengths, food and fluid consumption were recorded throughout the study,(More)
Extralobar pulmonary sequestration (EPS) is a rare developmental anomaly with aberrant nonfunctioning parenchymal tissue, associated with an increased risk of perinatal morbidity and, rarely, mortality owing to possible neonatal respiratory distress. In most cases supernumerary lobes are detected as isolated intra- or extrapleural lesions with independent(More)
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