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BACKGROUND The mechanism of development of delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI) after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is poorly understood. Inflammatory processes are implicated in the development of ischemic stroke and may also predispose to the development of DCI following SAH. The objective of this study was to test whether concentrations of(More)
This case report describes multiple phantom feet in a child after amputation of a leg. The subject is a 16-year-old girl who was born with a right leg 10 cm shorter than the left and who at the age of 6 was amputated below the right knee so that she could wear a prosthesis that would give her normal mobility. The girl reports that she subsequently(More)
We have recently observed at two institutions the occurrence of tracheal secretion casts or extensive mucous plugging in five neonates hyperventilated for Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Neonate. This finding represents a significant clinical problem that can be recognized by pneumothoraces or CO2 retention often in the face of adequate(More)
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