John Vlachakis

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Achalasia has a largely obscure aetiology and is uncommon in childhood. We report three cases of otherwise well children, residents of a small province of Crete, two of them female cousins. This cluster probably indicates an autosomal recessive trait of inheritance. All three children were surgically treated (Heller cardiomyotomy combined with Nissen(More)
INTRODUCTION Many people in rural and urban areas own a gun legally or illegally. It is a social phenomenon that apart from the adults, the children become familiar with the guns in early age. CASE PRESENTATION A nine year old boy was shot by accident by his uncle, who was cleaning his gun (carbine) close to where the child was playing. More than 200(More)
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