Emilio Huerta-Hernández

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The Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) provides care for more than 40% of the Mexican population. This report constitutes the first study of the incidence of congenital hypothyroidism (CH) in Mexican children. We performed a prospective study with a population base. CH screening began in 1997 with blood samples from the heel taken 72 h after birth;(More)
Hemagglutination inhibiting antibodies were studied in 1,278 sera of individuals of different ages in Mexico City representative of four different socioeconomic levels. It was found that 1,261 (98.7 per cent) had antibodies against the Nebraska strain (calf rotavirus). An unusual finding was that more than 95 per cent of children from one to four years of(More)
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