Rita Hickey Teague

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This kindred includes six males with dyskeratosis congenita. It is the largest British pedigree so far reported and brings the total number of reported cases to fifty-nine. Our pedigree supports X-linked recessive inheritance and close linkage with the Xga locus was excluded. Three previously unreported complications are noted: Hodgkin's disease,(More)
The results of fibreendoscopy of the colon are described in 255 consecutive examinations. Of the examinations, 26.5% resulted in a diagnosis being made solely by endoscopy. This included 17 cases of carcinoma, 15 patients with polyps, and 25 patients with inflammatory bowel disease. The most common reason for referral was undiagnosed rectal bleeding (75(More)