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July-December 2015| Vol 14| Issue 2

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Sickle cell anaemia: Morbidity profile and outcome in a paediatric emergency setting in Nigeria

Background: Sickle Cell Anemia (SCA) is an inherited disorder which is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Early recognition as well as prompt and effective management of the m...


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Prevalence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency among sickle cell patients

Background: Anemia is one of the important clinical significance in sickle cell disease, and a major clinical consequence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is hemolytic ane...


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Left ventricular dysfunction and its correlates in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients

Background: In chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients, left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction is rare. Objectives: To evaluate the prevalence of LV systolic or diastol...


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Prevalence and pattern of abnormal cervical smear among women infected with HIV in Abakaliki, Nigeria

Background: Carcinoma of the cervix is the most common female genital tract malignancy in Nigeria. Immunosuppression has been linked with acquisition and persistence of human papilloma virus in...


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Indications for an endoscopic findings in patients with symptoms of upper gastrointestinal disease in a Tertiary Hospital in South-Eastern Nigeria

Background: Upper gastrointestinal complaints are common, and the underlying diseases range from simple to very serious pathologies. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy helps in the proper diagnos...


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