Nasser Janmohammadi

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Non-specific clinical presentations and paraclinical findings in osteoarticular brucellosis may mimic many other diseases and other causes of arthritis which could lead to misdiagnosis and mismanagement. We studied retrospectively the records of 232 patients with osteoarticular brucellosis who were admitted to the three teaching hospitals of Babol Medical(More)
From March 1998 to September 2001, 64 children and from October 2001 to December 2004, 66 children < or = 15 years with brucellosis in Babol, Iran, were treated with cotrimoxazole and rifampin for 6 or 8 weeks, respectively. Cure rate for 6 weeks was 89.1% and for 8 weeks it was 95.5%. Six weeks of therapy with cotrimoxazole plus rifampin is sufficient for(More)
OBJECTIVES To compare the efficacy of gentamicin for 5 days plus doxycycline for 8 weeks with streptomycin for 2 weeks plus doxycycline for 45 days in the treatment of human brucellosis. METHODS In each arm of the study, 82 patients older than 10 years randomly received 5 mg/kg gentamicin once daily for 5 days plus 100 mg of doxycycline twice daily for 8(More)
INTRODUCTION Duration of treatment for brucellar spondylitis in endemic regions is controversial. This study describes the outcome of treatment in 50 cases of brucellar spondylitis in Iran. METHODOLOGY From April 2001 to September 2010, we treated 20, 13, 11 and 6 cases with doxycycline plus rifampin (DR), streptomycin plus doxycycline plus rifampin(More)
BACKGROUND Foot ulcers (FU) are a significant complication of diabetes mellitus (DM) and a preceding factor leading to lower extremity amputation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the management of diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) in Babol, north of Iran. METHODS Five hundred twenty cases of diabetic foot ulcer that were hospitalized in two main teaching(More)
BACKGROUND Epidemiological characteristics of diabetic foot infection in our region are not clear. The purpose of this study was to determine the epidemiological features of diabetic foot infection in Babol, north of Iran. METHODS From March, 2005 to April, 2010, the epidemiological features of 450 cases of diabetic foot infection treated in two main(More)
BACKGROUND The optimal antibiotic regimen is still controversial in open fractures. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of two different antibiotic regimens in management of type III-A open fractures. METHODS From January 2001 to January 2008, patients with type IIIA open fractures admitted in Shahid Beheshti Hospital Affiliated to(More)
Numerous causes are reported for ulnar nerve compression at the wrist, known as Guyon's tunnel syndrome. In the present article, a patient with Guyon's tunnel syndrome during pregnancy concomitant with an anomaly of ulnar nerve is described. A 29-year-old Iranian woman presented with clinical features of Guyon's tunnel syndrome (pain and paresthesia in the(More)
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