C Magloire

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OBJECTIVE To compare the outcomes of second-trimester induction abortion with misoprostol and hypertonic saline, with and without use of laminaria. METHOD Fifty-eight women, between 17.5 and 22.5 weeks' gestation, were randomly assigned to receive or omit laminaria in conjunction with other procedures for induction abortion. All women received a fetocidal(More)
The authors report the case of a 10 year old child presenting with a three year history of paroxysmal headaches resembling migraine, and with a positive family history of the condition. It was only after three years that the symptomatology changed to become very suggestive of pheochromocytoma. The case illustrates the difficulties of assessing headaches in(More)
Fifteen children with immunological thrombocytopenic purpura were treated by first intention with high dose intravenous gammaglobulins (Venoglobulins and Sandoglobulins). Nine children recovered after the first injection with platelet counts greater than 50,000/mm3 after 2 days' treatment, so countering the risk of haemorrhage. One child required a second(More)
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