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BACKGROUND The supplementation of preterm infants with folic acid is routine practice in many neonatal units. However, the advent of preterm formula milks and breast milk fortifiers have increased folic acid intake. We measured red cell folate in preterm infants who received preterm formula milks and breast milk fortifiers to determine whether additional(More)
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by weakness in specific muscle groups, especially the ocular and bulbar muscles. Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) presents with ascending paralysis and areflexia, often secondary to an infection. Several theories have been proposed regarding the etiology behind GBS, with many studies pointing to a(More)
22 subjects with a diagnosis of missed abortion were induced with 15(S) 15 methyl prostaglandin F2alpha (PGF2alpha) by the intramuscular route. The induction succeeded in all cases. The mean induction-abortion interval was 16 hours with a range of 2 hours 30 minutes to 32 hours 10 minutes. The average dose of 15 methyl PGF2alpha required was 1675 mcg. 9(More)
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