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AIM The authors present the results of the first survey conducted among the population of the Futa Jallon province in Guinea on the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and associated risk factors for diabetes. METHOD A random sample of the study population selected by cluster house sampling method included 1537 Guineans(More)
The bacteriophage population is large, dynamic, ancient, and genetically diverse. Limited genomic information shows that phage genomes are mosaic, and the genetic architecture of phage populations remains ill-defined. To understand the population structure of phages infecting a single host strain, we isolated, sequenced, and compared 627 phages of(More)
The objectives of this transverse study were to clarify the prevalence of the hypertension in Foutah-Djallon in Guinea, the influence of the environment (rural or urban areas) and to identify the associated metabolic abnormalities (AMA) (hyperglycaemia, weighty excess). 1537 subjects of 35 and more years old living in urban zones (Labé, n=886) and in rural(More)
INTRODUCTION Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura failure (TTP) is a micro angiopathy caracterized in its severe form by multivisceral involement and early death. The association with pregnancy is rare, the diagnosis is difficult, but imperative because that will allow an early specific management and will improve the diagnosis CASE Our patient is a 25(More)
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