Prema Krishnamurthy

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Anticoagulation with intravenous heparin has been the standard treatment for the management of gestational thromboembolic complications. Catheter-directed thrombolysis is an encouraging approach for the treatment of thromboembolic disease and has not been previously reported during pregnancy. One gravid woman with pulmonary embolism, critically ill, and(More)
Uteroplacental and fetoplacental arteries produce substantial amounts of prostacyclin (PGI2). Because angiogenic growth factors such as basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF), vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), and epidermal growth factor (EGF) are increased in pregnancy, we hypothesized that treatment of uterine and fetoplacental arteries with bFGF,(More)
An evaluation of the third Modified Leprosy Eradication Campaign (MLEC) was carried out in Potka block in the high endemic district of East Singhbhum, Jharkhand State, India, by our external evaluation team, from 29 October to 8 November 2001. The searchers in this block detected 389 suspects during the MLEC; of these, 181 (46%) were examined, and 69 (38%)(More)
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