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CONTEXT As rejection in renal transplantation has become better controlled, gastrointestinal complications have become increasingly important. Ischemic colitis and colonic perforation are the most common of these lesions, contributing to morbidity and mortality in the early postoperative period. OBJECTIVE We undertook this study to identify factors(More)
EDITOR—Ring chromosomes 2 are rare. We are aware of nine previously reported cases. 1–7 We report the clinical and cytogenetic aspects of a further case of ring 2 in a newborn female with severe intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), microcephaly, heart malformation, and minor dysmorphic features. Case report The subject was born to a 22 year old mother(More)
Metastasis of renal cell carcinoma to the head and neck, especially the larynx, is an extremely rare event. Most previously reported cases have involved a presenting laryngeal lesion that lead to the discovery of an underlying primary renal cell carcinoma. Even more unusual is the occurrence of an isolated laryngeal metastasis revealing itself years after(More)
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