Khalil Al-Talib

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One hundred and thirty lesions of cutaneous leishmaniasis in 60 patients were treated with intralesional injections of Pentostam and 30 lesions were left untreated as controls. The injections were given at 8-day intervals and the patients followed-up for 42 days. One hundred and four lesions (80%) needed one injection only, 20 (15.4%) needed two and six(More)
Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV 1) infection has been shown to cause myopathy. Zidovudine, a nucleoside analogue, has also been shown to cause myopathy in HIV-infected patients. Dalakas et al., were unable to distinguish the myopathy associated with HIV infection from the toxic mitochondrial myopathy caused by zidovudine. In a recent report,(More)
Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome (PLS) is a rare, autosomal recessive heterogeneous disorder, which is characterized by palmoplantar hyperkeratosis, early loss of primary and permanent teeth, and associated calcification of the dura mater. Herein we described six cases of PLS in the same family. In this series, six cases (two females and four males) with the mean(More)
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