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BACKGROUND Electrophysiologic findings are usually pathologic in patients with chloroquine-induced bull's-eye maculopathy. To avoid maculopathy the daily dosage of chloroquine is estimated not from the actual but from the ideal body weight and should not exceed 3.5 mg/kg/day. PATIENT AND METHODS A 59-year-old housewife took a daily dosage of 250 mg(More)
BACKGROUND Capillary leak syndrome (CLS) is associated with increased morbidity and mortality in preterm newborns (PN) with sepsis or necrotizing enterocolitis. PATIENTS AND METHODS In order to provide improved standards for measuring edema and for the definition of CLS, subcutaneous-thoracic ratios (S/T) were calculated from 821 anteroposterior supine(More)
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