Kristina Jarvi

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INTRODUCTION Full thickness rectal prolapse (FTRP) tends to be self-limiting in children and is usually managed expectantly. However, it may persist and therefore requires surgical correction. There is no consensus upon operative management, and no one procedure has uniformly good outcomes. The aim of this study was to determine whether pre-operative(More)
BACKGROUND Patients with a transient focal neurological deficit, critical carotid stenosis and/or microemboli detected by transcranial Doppler ultrasonography (TCD) have a significant risk of stroke. The effect of tirofiban, a selective glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor, was assessed in patients with microembolic signals on TCD after transient ischaemic(More)
Pyospermia is found on the semen analysis of up to 23% of men who are being investigated for infertility. The presence of significant numbers of white blood cells in the semen is correlated with poorer sperm parameters and diminished fertility. It is not known if these changes in sperm function are due to the white blood cells or to an underlying problem(More)
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