Carla Arratia

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BACKGROUND Angiotensin-converting-enzyme (ACE) inhibitors reduce packed cell volume and haemoglobin concentration in polycythaemia that follows renal transplantation, which, like altitude polycythaemia, is an erythropoietin-dependent form of polycythaemia. We aimed to establish the effect of ACE-inhibitor treatment in people with altitude polycythaemia. (More)
The clinical analysis of 46 cases of abruptio placentae complicating eclampsia showed that, (1) the severity of the eclamptic symptoms influenced the extension of the placental separation, (2) older and multiparous women had more complications, larger placental separations and higher mortality, (3) there were ten maternal deaths due to the additive effects(More)
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