Clive Vermeulen

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Although primarily used for treatment of stress incontinence, pelvic floor rehabilitation has been reported to have some value in the treatment of detrusor instability and urgency. In neurogenic bladder dysfunction due to Multiple Sclerosis, many authors have suggested the possible use of pelvic floor rehabilitation as a treatment modality. Therefore, we(More)
BACKGROUND Cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia (CLH or pseudolymphoma) is considered a rare complication occurring in tattoos. We analysed the demographics, clinical features, histological aspects, allergy tests, outcome and therapeutic data of CLH in tattoos performed by a professional in a series of patients. METHODS We conducted a retrospective chart review(More)
OBJECTIVE To estimate the number of HIV positive drug abusers (HDs) in South Limburg, the Netherlands, and to ascertain the characteristics of this group, so that special HIV healthcare can be planned. DESIGN Capture-recapture analysis. METHOD Capture-recapture analysis was carried out and abuser characteristics were determined using three incomplete,(More)
The case of a 54-year-old man with a retroperitoneal seminoma and normal testes is reported. Diagnosis was established late, when the tumor had become large and inoperable and produced symptoms of subocclusion. Onset of gynecomastia, an uncommon occurrence, had been recorded two years earlier and should have given rise to suspicion. The tumor was a(More)
In 1999 the decision was taken to start a transmural consultation service for HIV-seropositive drug users at the Consultation Office for Alcohol and Drugs [Dutch acronym: CAD] in Heerlen, the Netherlands. This consultation service was run by an AIDS consultant from Maastricht University Hospital together with the addiction physician from the CAD. In the(More)
Thirty-one cases of idiopathic hirsutism, characterized biochemically in the basal state by increased levels of urinary 3 alpha-androstane-5 alpha, 17 beta-diol and normal levels of the main androgens, were studied. In order to determine a possible etiologic heterogeneity of idiopathic hirsutism, pituitary gonadotropin responses to synthetic(More)