R.A.R. Almeida

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Until recently, chemotherapy for visceral leishmaniasis (VL; also known as kala-azar) was severely limited by factors such as high cost, route of administration, generation of side effects and potential for resistance. Although largely effective, chemotherapies have become available with the introduction of new drugs and multi-drug regimens for VL. These(More)
INTRODUCTION We present a case on conservative management of salvaging the mesh in an immunocompromised morbidly obese patient, who developed a synergistic gangrene infection following a primary open mesh repair of an incisional hernia. PRESENTATION OF CASE Our patient presented with a surgical wound infection, comorbidities were Chronic Lymphoblastic(More)
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