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OBJECTIVE To present a case study of Hashimoto's encephalopathy. DESIGN Case report. SETTING Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Nottingham University Hospital, UK. PATIENTS Two adolescent females presented with encephalopathy and raised venous lactate. Both had subtle signs of neurocognitive deterioration before initial presentation. Extensive(More)
Triglycerides is an independent risk factor for coronary artery disease (CAD) and is especially important in Indians because of high prevalence of hypertriglyceridemia in this population. Both genetic and environmental factors determine triglyceride levels. In a birth cohort from India, hypertriglyceridemia was found in 41% of men and 11% of women. Subjects(More)
Sir, Double-cuffed Tenckhoff's catheters has been widely used for continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). Various techniques of insertion have been described with placement of catheter tip downwards into the pelvis for maximal drainage. One of the well-known complications of CAPD is migration of the catheter tip out of the pelvis which leads to(More)
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