V. O. Mabayoje

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BACKGROUND Burkitt's lymphoma is a disease of children age ranging 8-10 years. Lymphoma involving the breast is an unusual clinical entity, which is rarely distinguished preoperatively from other more common forms of breast cancer. The Management differs from the more typical adenocarcinoma of the breast in that the emphasis is on systemic therapy. CASE(More)
A cohort of 70, HIV-1 and HIV-2 seronegative medical students were followed up for 30 months, after which 65 were retested for HIV antibody. None of the students was infected by HIV during the period of study. A questionnaire survey carried out showed that all the students had a very good knowledge of HIV, its mode of transmission, control and prevention.(More)
Records of voluntary and remunerative blood donors bled at the OAUTHC, Ile-Ife, Nigeria between January 1993 and December 2000 were reviewed for HIV sero-positivity. With a structured questionnaire, and over a period of 2 months, the attitudes and awareness of some of the donors of HIV/AIDS epidemic in the country were also assessed. Of the 16,080 units of(More)
By analysing data randomly collected via administration of questionnaire by interview of individuals on sexual risk behaviour to 628 young people living in Osogbo, Nigeria, the results of the questionnaire revealed that the mean age of first sexual encounter was 17.4 years for men and 16.5 years for women. Men tended to have multiple sexual partners more(More)
BACKGROUND To investigate the prevalence and pattern of bone marrow involvement and its effects on the peripheral blood counts of malignant lymphoma patients. METHODS A prospective study of patients with histologically confirmed malignant lymphomas that presented from January 1994 to December, 1999 at the Department of Haematology, Obafemi Awolowo(More)
This prospective study of parturients at a tertiary health institution in south-western Nigeria aims to identify the incidence, severity and obstetric factors predisposing to feto - maternal haemorrhage (FMH) in our population. The exclusion criteria were haemoglobinopathy and patient's refusal of consent to participate in the study. The prepared slide was(More)
OBJECTIVE To highlight the importance of considering abdominal Lymphoma as a differential diagnosis in the management of obstructive jaundice. PATIENT A 51 year old female who presented with abdominal swelling associated with features of obstructive jaundice. Significant findings included jaundice on examination, with abdominal ascites. Laparotomy(More)
BACKGROUND Efforts to curb the spread of HIV transmission through transfusion of blood and its products is still a problem because of challenge in countries using antibody-based rapid methods to detect infection during window period. Transmission of HIV through infected blood and its products accounts for approximately 10% in African region. METHODS This(More)