Ashish Jonathan

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OBJECT Few studies have evaluated the prognostic significance of different types of T2-weighted MR imaging changes in patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM). The object of this study was to determine whether the type of increased signal intensity (ISI) was an independent predictor of outcome following central corpectomy in patients with CSM or(More)
BACKGROUND Cerebrospinal fluid diversion procedures are indicated in patients with hydrocephalus after tuberculous meningitis (TBM). We present 2 patients with hydrocephalus after TBM who were successfully treated with endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV). METHODS Two patients had been diagnosed with hydrocephalus after TBM and had undergone(More)
Ticlopidine, a potent inhibitor of platelet aggregation, was found to have no direct effects on coronary resistance or coronary flow in 5 dogs. To determine whether platelets can be implicated in the pathogenesis of myocardial ischaemia the effects of this drug were studied in 10 patients with proven coronary-artery disease and daily angina pectoris. Each(More)
Chondromyxoid fibroma is a rare benign bone tumor representing less than 0.5% of all bone tumors. It commonly involves the long tubular bones. Involvement of the spine is rare. A 35-year-old man presented with history of neck pain, restriction of neck movements, pain and numbness along the medial aspect of the left forearm and weakness with wasting of the(More)
A patient with complete atrioventricular block was fitted with a temporary endocardial pacing wire via a right subclavian percutaneous approach. The result was initially satisfactory, but within a few days radiography for left-sided chest pain showed pneumopericardium. A permanent epicardial pacing system was therefore substituted and she remained well for(More)
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