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Comparative evaluation of parasitology and serological tests in the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in India: a phase III diagnostic accuracy study
In this phase III trial for diagnostics for visceral leishmaniasis (VL) in India, we compared parasitological diagnosis with several serological tests: direct agglutination test (freeze dried;Expand
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Zoonotic Infections of Buffalopox in India
Four outbreaks of buffalopox in domestic buffaloes, with considerable mortality with high case fatality rates in young buffalo calves and high morbidity with significant productivity loss in terms ofExpand
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Serological diagnosis of Indian visceral leishmaniasis: direct agglutination test versus rK39 strip test.
We evaluated the direct agglutination test (DAT), using freeze-dried (FD) and aqueous (AQ) antigen, and the rK39 immunochromatographic strip test in the diagnosis of Indian visceral leishmaniasisExpand
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Arsenic induced toxicity on testicular tissue of mice.
Effect of arsenic was studied on the testicular tissue of Swiss albino mice. Sodium-meta-arsenite (NaAsO2) was administered to adult mice (25 +/- 30 g) at a dose level of 30 mg/L and 40 mg/L throughExpand
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Immunomodulatory effect of Moringa oleifera Lam. extract on cyclophosphamide induced toxicity in mice.
Immunomodulatory effect of ethanolic extract (50%) of M. oleifera leaves (MOE) has been studied in normal and immunosuppressed mice models. Different doses of MOE i.e. 125, 250 and 500 mg/kg bodyExpand
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The Indian langur: preliminary report of a new nonhuman primate host for visceral leishmaniasis.
Described are the susceptibility of the Indian langur (Presbytis entellus) to Leishmania donovani and the consequent haematological and serum biochemical changes. The host response to antileishmanialExpand
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Hospital management of diabetic ketoacidosis: are clinical guidelines implemented effectively?
A study was undertaken in order to examine the quality of management of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in a teaching hospital and to assess whether the introduction of clinical guidelines contributed toExpand
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Prevalence of pernicious anaemia in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus and autoimmune thyroid disease
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Commonly used Indian abortifacient plants with special reference to their teratologic effects in rats.
A survey programme was organised in Lucknow and Farrukhabad, two towns of Uttar Pradesh, from March 1987 to July 1987. During the survey, the common folk medicine plants used by women were recordedExpand
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Chronic toxicity of styrene maleic anhydride, a male contraceptive, in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).
A newly developed male contraceptive, styrene maleic anhydride (SMA), was injected in the vas deferens of male rhesus monkeys for safety evaluation at the dose of 100 mg (contraceptive dose, CD), 250Expand
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