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Accidental ingestions in childhood.
One-hundred and twelve cases of accidental poisoning were admitted over a 2-year study period (December 1990 to December 1992). Data was collected upon admission and patients were subsequently… Expand
Primary immunodeficiency diseases in Singapore--the last 11 years.
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical features, disease complications, treatment modalities and overall outcome of 39 local patients with Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases (PID) in Singapore over the… Expand
Use of complementary and alternative medicine in paediatric oncology patients in Singapore.
- J. Y. Lim, M. Wong, +5 authors C. Tan
- Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
- 1 November 2006
Introduction: Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is garnering increasing interest and acceptance among the general population. Although usage is thought to be widespread among paediatric… Expand
Interaction of Bilirubin with Human Serum Albumin and Cationic Detergents
Abstract Bilirubin shows a red-shift in the visual spectra on binding to albumin. In bilirubin-cationic detergent systems a similar spectral change was observed. These comparisons allow one to deduce… Expand
Experience of varicella vaccination in acute lymphoplastic leukaemia.
Varicella is a common benign childhood illness. Rarely, serious complications arise. Immunocompromised patients usually suffer a more serious form of the illness. It is therefore prudent to prevent… Expand
A filterable agent in throat washings of patients with infectious mononucleosis.
- H. D. Golden, R. M. Chang, J. Lou, T. Cooper
- The Journal of infectious diseases
- 1 October 1971
A viral etiology for infectious mononucleosis (IM) has been suspected for many years. There is recent evidence that the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is implicated in this disease [1-3]. As yet, no one… Expand
Necrotising fasciitis in leukaemic children.
This is a report of necrotising subcutaneous infection in the perineum of three young girls with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). This occurred during induction therapy when they were… Expand
Danazol for treatment of refractory autoimmune hemolytic anaemia.
Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AHA) is uncommon in childhood. A female child presented with severe and chronic clinical course. She was refractory to steroid and the response to splenectomy was poor.… Expand
Infections in acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.
We did a retrospective study of all acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) patients on United Kingdom ALL protocol who were admitted for febrile neutropenia. The aim of the study was to document the… Expand
Acute gastroenteritis in children--aetiology and comparison of two modes of treatment.
287 patients with Acute Gastroenteritis were studied. Rotavirus accounted for 29.7% and bacterial aetiology for 9.3% of the cases. In the early infant age group (0-6 months), bacterial aetiology… Expand