Jeannette Traore Thomas

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BACKGROUND Neonates from isoimmunized pregnancies have increased morbidity from neonatal jaundice. The increased bilirubin from haemolysis often needs phototherapy, exchange transfusion or both after birth. Various trials in pregnant women who were not isoimmunized but had other risk factors for neonatal jaundice have shown a reduction in need for(More)
A 33-yr-old man undergoing anorectal surgery developed cauda equina syndrome and bilateral profound hearing loss after single-injection spinal anesthesia with isobaric bupivacaine. There was no pain on needle placement. Neurologic assessment found impaired sensation to pinprick in the perineal region, lower extremity paralysis, and bowel and bladder(More)
Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is an extremely rare hereditary connective tissue disorder characterized by congenital malformation of the great toes and by progressive heterotopic ossification of striated muscles and soft tissues. We report a case of FOP in a Malian boy and review the clinical and radiographic manifestations of this disorder.(More)
Encephalitis has now been recognized for many years as a rare but serious complication of vaccination and some hundreds of cases have been reported. Its incidence is mainly in older children and young adults undergoing primary vaccination and it is extremely rare in the first year of life. Thus, in a serious outbreak in Holland in 1929 there were(More)
OBJECTIVES To investigate the interobserver variability of fetal middle cerebral artery (MCA) peak systolic velocity (PSV) Doppler measurements in a tertiary fetal medicine unit. METHODS This was a prospective cohort study of pregnant women between 22 and 34 weeks of gestation who underwent fetal MCA-PSV Doppler velocimetry by a paired combination of(More)
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