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Neurological complications of herpes zoster
We report 31 cases of herpes zoster (HZ) with neurological complications: 14 with cranial nerve deficits, 1 with cranial nerve deficit associated with segmental motor disorder, 3 with segmentalExpand
Polyarteritis nodosa and HIV infection: No evidence of a direct pathogenic role of HIV
SummaryA case of polyarteritis nodosa identified by the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 1990 criteria in a 44-year-old HIV-infected man is described. The search for cytomegalovirus, HBV andExpand
Imported and autochthonous histoplasmosis in Italy: new cases and old problems.
In the past the Italian soil was considered as a low-endemic pabulum for H. capsulatum var. capsulatum and only few autochthonous cases of histoplasmosis were reported in Italy, especially in the PoExpand
Acute hepatitis induced by cyclofenil: a case report.
The case of a 47-year old woman suffering from acute hepatitis caused by cyclofenil, a drug proposed for the treatment of anovulation and scleroderma, is presented. Hepatitis developed seven weeksExpand
Salmonella typhimurium infection of thoracic aorta aneurysm in immunocompetent subject. Case report and literature review
SummaryThe authors describe aSalmonella typhimurium infection of thoracic aorta aneurysm in an immunocompetent subject. The patient, a 62-year-old male, was found to have recurrentS. typhimuriumExpand
Epidemiological survey on severe infectious diseases
The control of severe in-hospital infections still represents a unsolved problem in clinical practice. To picture the Italian situation in this field, an epidemiological survey has been undertaken inExpand
[Anti-tetanus protection in a homogeneous group of vaccinated subjects from the city of Reggio Emilia].
The AA. have determined the antibodies against tetanus toxin of 739 young people that in 1968 underwent the first vaccination (passive haemagglutination test). 570 subjects (77.13%) entirelyExpand