J L Gineston

Learn More
Serotype 012 represented 15% of 244 isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated in the hospital over a 2 year-period and most isolates of this serotype were resistant to multiple antibiotics. Combination experiments showed that fosfomycin and amikacin together were active against 92% of 012 isolates. It is recommended that serotyping be used systematically(More)
The effect of metronidazole on liver function tests was studied in patients given total parenteral nutrition (TPN) for an acute attack of Crohn's disease. In those receiving TPN and metronidazole, serum activities of alkaline phosphatase and gamma-glutamyl-transferase decreased or remained normal after 30 days of TPN. In contrast, serum activities of these(More)
The authors report a case of postoperative arteriovenous fistula between the inferior mesenteric vessels. This fistula was revealed by portal hypertension, with bleeding esophageal varices, ascites, and encephalopathy, and by acute ischemic colitis. Histologic examination of the liver was normal. All of the symptoms disappeared after transcatheter(More)
We report a 33-year-old woman who took oral contraceptives for 8 years, and who developed gastrointestinal bleeding from esophageal varices. Celiac and mesenteric angiography demonstrated a portal vein thrombosis. Because of several episodes of dyspnea, a pulmonary angiogram was also performed, and showed partial or complete obstruction of both inferior(More)
The authors report the case of a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia well controlled during five years, and then complicated with immunoblastic lymphoma of the ileo-caecal area. The tumor was revealed by a protein-rich peritoneal effusion containing numerous large undifferentiated lymphoid cells. Only five cases of Richter's syndrome, apparently(More)