Zaida Hernández

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The dot-ELISA reaction was used to study the dynamics of IgG titers in cattle naturally infected with Fasciola hepatica after anthelmintic treatment and during reinfection. Excretion/secretion products (ES) of the parasite were used as antigens for the dot-ELISA. IgG antibodies were no longer detectable by dot-ELISA, 4-6 months after nine animals received(More)
OBJECTIVE To describe the use of a noninvasive bi-level positive airway pressure (PAP) support system for ED patients with acute congestive heart failure (CHF). METHODS Retrospective case series analysis of ED patients presenting with acute CHF in imminent need of endotracheal intubation (ETI) managed with a bi-level PAP system. The bi-level PAP system(More)
BACKGROUND Mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common form of primary cutaneous T cell lymphoma. Psoralen combined with ultraviolet A (PUVA) is a first-line treatment for early-stage disease. OBJECTIVES This study was conducted to assess the clinical effectiveness of and tolerance to PUVA monotherapy in MF. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the files(More)
BACKGROUND Povidone-iodine solution is an antiseptic that is used worldwide as surgical paint and is considered to have a low irritant potential. Post-surgical severe irritant dermatitis has been described after the misuse of this antiseptic in the surgical setting. METHODS Between January 2011 and June 2013, 27 consecutive patients with post-surgical(More)
A 58-year-old man presented with a seven-month history of extremely painful perianal lesions. He also reported an increase in the number of daily bowel movements, rectal bleeding, and weight loss of 17 kg. Physical examination of the perianal region revealed two symmetrical erythematous and violaceous plaques characterized by infiltration, induration, and(More)
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