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Using two new cases and 70 case reports in the literature as a starting point, the authors focus on the Weismann-Netter-Stuhl syndrome. Weismann-Netter and Stuhl reported the first cases of tibioperoneal diaphyseal toxopachyosteosis in 1954. This syndrome is defined as an anomaly of the diaphyseal part of both tibiae and fibulae with posterior cortical(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine the potential for delafloxacin to select for resistant mutants in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), including isolates with existing mutations in the quinolone resistance determining region (QRDR). METHODS Susceptibility testing by broth microdilution was performed on 30 MRSA clinical isolates. For four of these(More)
In order to assess the responsibility of medicinal drugs for the disorders in electrolytes observed in elderly people, the prevalence of abnormal natraemia and kalaemia was prospectively established in 631 subjects aged 70 or more on the first day of hospitalization. Among 337 subjects not taking drugs likely to create problems (diuretics,(More)
Samanta and his colleagues (1) are to be congratulated for drawing attention to arthralgia and polymyalgia, together with a peripheral neuropathy, as presenting features of multiple myeloma. They mention osteosclerosis in a cervical vertebra, but do not illustrate this or elaborate upon it. This is an important omission, and an aspect of this case which(More)
Using two new cases and 70 case reports in the literature as a starting point, the authors focus on the Weismann-Netter-Stuhl syndrome. Weismann-Netter and Stuhl reported the first cases of tibioperoneal diaphyseal toxopachyosteosis in 1954. This syndrome is defined as an anomaly of the diaphyseal part of both tibiae and fibulae with posterior cortical(More)