Olayinka Akinola

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Cyclo-oxygenase mediated prostaglandins are important determinants of glomerular development and kidney function. Ibuprofen inhibit the enzyme cyclo-oxygenase and thereby block the prostaglandin synthesis in the kidneys. Cyclo-oxygenase exist in two iso-forms (COX-1 and COX-2). It has ben proposed that Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) with(More)
A 43-year-old gravida 2 para 2 Caucasian female with a past medical history of menorrhagia secondary to uterine fibroids and thyroid disease presented to the emergency department with complaints of bruising in her oral mucosa and vaginal bleeding. One week prior to this presentation, she was transfused with two units of packed red blood cells because of(More)
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