Laura Tatiana Desa

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Cortical visual impairment (CVI) in children is most commonly caused by peri- or post-natal hypoxia-ischemia, but may also occur following other insults, e.g., trauma, epilepsy, infections, drugs or poisons, and certain neurologic diseases. The disorder differs considerably in etiology, physical findings, and, perhaps, prognosis, from the cortical blindness(More)
The management of 120 consecutive patients with carcinoma of the oesophagus, treated in a district general hospital over a 10-year period is reviewed. The treatment options were by endoscopic methods, radiotherapy, surgery or a combination of these. Adenocarcinoma was the most frequent histological type (51 per cent) and 41 per cent of patients had squamous(More)
Verrucous carcinoma is a rare variant of squamous cell carcinoma. It is well differentiated and rarely metastases but can sometimes be very aggressive locally in depth. The paper presents three cases of cutaneous verrucous carcinoma with different localizations. The first patient shows a lesion in the sacrogluteal region, the second one presented a tumor(More)
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