Health Information Search Results
Peer Reviewed Scientific Research Reports.
|<< Prev 20 ||Showing 1 to 3 of 3 Matches||Next 20 >>|
1. Our experience in eight cases with urinary hydatid disease: a series of 372 cases held in nine different clinics.
Match Strength: 13.332
OBJECTIVES: Hydatid disease, a parasitic infestation caused by the larval stage of the cestode Echinococcus granulosus, is diagnosed commonly in the east and south-east regions of Turkey. The aim of this study is to emphasize the relatively frequent occurrences of echinococcosis in our region, and to discuss therapeutic options and treatment results according to current literature. METHODS: A retrospective 10-year review of nine different clinics' records of the Research Hospital of the Medical School of Yuzuncu Yil University revealed 372 hydatid disease cases that were localized in various ... Read More »
» Published in Int J Urol. 2006 Sep;13(9):1162-5.
2. Ultrasonographic screening for cystic echinococcosis in sheep in Tunisia.
Match Strength: 11.361
Sheep from the areas of Fondouk-Jeddid, Bir Mchergua and El Fahs, located in the Northeast of Tunisia, were examined by ultrasonography between 2001 and 2004 in order to assess their infection with Echinococcus granulosus, the agent of hydatid disease, and to evaluate this method as an efficient aire for hydatid cysts. A total of 1039 sheep, aged between 1 and 14 years was examined. The highest prevalence was found in sheep aged more than 8 years. The least infected animals were aged between 1 and 2 years. All hydatid cysts detected by ultrasound were located in the liver. In all age-groups, ... Read More »
» Published in Vet Parasitol. 2007 Jan 19;143(1):42-9. Epub 2006 Sep 14.
3. Analysis of surgical treatment for pulmonary aspergilloma.
Match Strength: 7.032
Surgery for pulmonary aspergilloma is reputed to be risky. The results of surgical treatment of pulmonary aspergilloma in 41 patients between 1988 and 2003 were evaluated retrospectively. Hemoptysis occurred in 31 patients (75.6%) and it was massive (> 300 mL in 24 hr) in 3. The underlying lung disease was tuberculosis in 35, bullous lung disease in 2, hydatid cyst in 2, and lung carcinoma in 2 patients. Lobectomy, bilobectomy, wedge resection, and pneumonectomy were performed in 27, 4, 6, and 4 patients respectively. The postoperative complication rate was 24.4%. One patient, who had a ... Read More »
» Published in Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2006 Oct;14(5):407-11.
|<< Prev 20 ||Showing results 1 to 3 of 3||Next 20 >>|
* All information on Level1Diet.com is for educational purposes only. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Before changing your diet, or adding supplements to your diet, or beginning an exercise program, everyone should consult a qualified and licensed health practitioner; a physician, dietician or similar professional.