Mar 30th, 2021 - Fluconazole tablets USP are indicated for the treatment of: 1.Vaginal candidiasis (vaginal yeast infections due to Candida). 2.Oropharyngeal and esophageal candidiasis. In open noncomparative studies of relatively small numbers of patients, fluconazole tablets USP were also effective for the treatment of Candida urinary tract infections, peritonitis, and systemic Candida infections including ca...
Dec 26th, 2020 - Palliation and treatment adjutant to surgery and radiation therapy of the following neoplasms: Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin, head and neck, and esophagus (primary indication). Squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx, penis and uterine cervix. Squamous cell carcinoma of the bronchus (response infrequent). Ch0riocarcinoma and embryonal cell carcinoma of the testis. Advanced Hodgkin’s disease...
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Huet F, Dupuy AM et. al.
Oct 31st, 2020 - Absolute Change in High Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin I for Three Hours is Useful for Diagnosing Acute Myocardial Infarction in the Emergency Department: How to Get to Best Benefit From HS-Troponins in Clinical Practice?|2020|Huet F,Dupuy AM,Cristol JP,Roubille F,|
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Lee YJ, Lim Y et. al.
Oct 31st, 2020 - Quality of Ribonucleic Acid Extraction for Real-Time Reverse Transcription-PCR (rRT-PCR) of SARS-CoV-2: Importance of Internal Control Monitoring.|2020|Lee YJ,Lim Y,Hur KW,Sung H,Kim MN,|
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Kim MK, Lee K et. al.
Oct 31st, 2020 - Late Diagnosis of Wilson Disease, Initially Presenting as Cerebellar Atrophy Mimicking Spinocerebellar Ataxia, by Multigene Panel Testing.|2020|Kim MK,Lee K,Woo HY,Park H,Ro S,|
Jul 31st, 2020 - Carbinoxamine maleate is effective for the symptomatic treatment of: Seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis. Vasomotor rhinitis. Allergic conjunctivitis due to inhalant allergens and foods. Mild, uncomplicated allergic skin manifestations of urticaria and angioedema. Dermatographism. As therapy for anaphylactic reactions adjunctive to epinephrine and other standard measures after the acute ma...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Singhal T, Kothari V
Jul 5th, 2020 - Dengue-related mortality has significantly reduced with early and appropriate fluid resuscitation. However, we continue to see dengue-related fatalities in patients despite early intervention and advanced critical care support. This was a retrospective study conducted at a tertiary care private hospital in Mumbai, India. All patients dying of dengue in the calendar year 2017 were studied. Detai...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Zhou TJ, Lakshminarayanan S et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Identifying predictors of loss to follow-up (LTFU; treatment lapse ≥ 2 months) among people with tuberculosis (TB) may assist programmatic efforts in controlling the spread of TB. Newly diagnosed smear-positive TB patients were enrolled in the Regional Prospective Observational Research for TB study in Puducherry and Tamil Nadu, India. Treatment records were used to identify LTFU of those who w...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; McAllister SM, Wiem Lestari B et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Costs related to tuberculosis (TB) can impose a significant burden on patients and their families and create barriers to diagnosis and treatment. Our study aimed to quantify out-of-pocket costs expended by TB patients in Bandung, Indonesia. This cross-sectional study recruited adults with TB from community health centers (CHCs), public and private hospitals, and private practitioners (PPs). An ...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Kipp EJ, de Almeida M et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - In the United States, phlebotomine sand flies carrying Leishmania (Leishmania) mexicana are endemic along the southern border. However, relatively little is known about the enzootic and zoonotic transmission of L. (L.) mexicana within the United States, and autochthonous cases of the consequent disease are rarely reported. We investigated an atypical case of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) caused ...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Minta AA, Andre-Alboth J et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - In Haiti, measles, rubella, and maternal and neonatal tetanus have been eliminated, but a diphtheria outbreak is ongoing as of 2019. We conducted a national representative, household-based, two-stage cluster survey among children aged 5-7 years in 2017 to assess progress toward maintenance of control and elimination of selected vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs). We stratified Haiti into west ...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Semuto Ngabonziza JC, Van Deun A et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - We report a case of acquired fluoroquinolone (FQ) resistance under short-course multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment. The patient was managed at Kabutare hospital, one of the two specialized MDR-TB clinics in Rwanda. A low dose of moxifloxacin was used in the first three critical months. Acquired resistance was identified at the ninth month of treatment, 3 months after stopping k...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Hinnouho GM, Wessells KR et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - The objective of this study was to assess the impact of different strategies for delivering supplemental zinc on fecal myeloperoxidase (MPO), neopterin (NEO), and calprotectin (CAL) among young Laotian children. In a double-blind controlled trial, children aged 6-23 months were randomized to receive either daily preventive zinc (PZ) tablets (7 mg/day), daily micronutrient powder (MNP; containin...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; De NV, Le TH et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Fascioliasis is reported in five Vietnamese children aged 4 years or younger. A 10-month-old girl child and a 12-month-old boy child are the youngest patients ever diagnosed. Eggs in stools suggested an infection occurred at 5-6 months and 7-8 months of age, respectively. DNA sequencing and egg size indicated this to be the first report of a verified Fasciola gigantica infection in so small chi...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Noordin NR, Lee PY et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Asymptomatic and/or low-density malaria infection has been acknowledged as an obstacle to achieving a malaria-free country. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of asymptomatic and/or low-density malaria infection in previously reported malarious localities using nested PCR in four states, namely, Johor, Pahang, Kelantan, and Selangor, between June 2019 and January 2020. Blood samples (...
Gut and Liver; Tan S, Zhong C et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has emerged as a rescue treatment for recurrent or persistent achalasia after failed initial management. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the efficacy and safety of POEM in achalasia patients with failed previous intervention. We searched the MEDLINE, Embase, Cochrane, and PubMed databases using the queries "achalasia," "peroral endoscopic myotomy," and relat...
Gut and Liver; Miftahussurur M, Waskito LA et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Helicobacter pylori infects more than half the human population. However, the prevalence in Indonesia is low, as is the prevalence of gastric cancer. Hence, it could be instructive to compare these prevalence rates and their determining factors with those of countries that have high gastric cancer incidence. Ethnicity and genetic characteristics of H. pylori are important determinants of the H....
Gut and Liver; Jeon SR, Kim JO et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Although balloon-assisted enteroscopy (BAE) enables endoscopic visualization of small bowel (SB) involvement in Crohn's disease (CD), there is no data on the changes in outcomes over time. We therefore investigated the changes in BAE use on CD patients over different time periods in terms of its role and clinical outcomes. We used a multicenter enteroscopy database to identify CD patients with ...
Gut and Liver; Chae H, Yang HJ et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - The risk of recurrence of colorectal adenoma among obese individuals without metabolic abnormalities or in those with metabolically healthy obesity is largely unexplored. Therefore, we longitudinally investigated the risk of adenoma occurrence in individuals undergoing surveillance colonoscopy according to metabolic status and obesity. This retrospective cohort study included 16,872 Korean adul...
Gut and Liver; Chung JW, Choi HY et. al.
Jul 5th, 2020 - Extrahepatic comorbidities and comedication are important to consider in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) patients with direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) due to the risk of drug-drug interaction (DDI) and the effect of comorbidities on clinical outcomes. This study aimed to investigate the detailed profiles of comorbidities and comedication among Korean CHC patients. All adult patients ...