Yasuo Toma

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Traumatic anterior dislocation of the hip is a relatively uncommon injury, and when it does occur it is frequently combined with osteochondral fracture of the femoral head or the acetabulum. Anterior dislocation of the hip with an associated fracture of the ipsilateral greater trochanter is extremely rare. This paper presents a case of this rare type of(More)
We report a case of primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) arising 8 years after chemotherapy and radiotherapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. A 15-year-old boy with a history of acute lymphoblastic leukemia, at the age of 7, underwent chemotherapy and 14Gy of radiotherapy to the whole brain. He was admitted to our department due to the development of(More)
Serum cholinesterase activity has been determined from normal subjects in a sample of the Iraqi population. The enzyme activity was distributed over a comparatively wide range. There was a highly significant difference between males and females with respect to the enzyme level, although the values were relatively higher than those reported elsewhere. The(More)
Three cases are reported in which cerebral infarction developed due to blunt cervical trauma. All of these patients had external signs of cervical trauma and presented focal cerebral ischemic symptoms. Cerebral angiography demonstrated characteristic findings in each case. The first case: A 27 year-old man developed left hemiparesis four days after hitting(More)
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