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VOL.11 NO2 – AUGUST 2018

July 22, 2018

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 31 total views,  1 views today Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 11 Number 2,…

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SCHISTOSOMIASIS: REVIEW OF AN IMMUNE COMPLEX DISEASE

July 13, 2018

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 32 total views EO Yusuf and Lucy U. Airauhi ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Morbidity due to human schistosomiasis is associated with host immune responses which…

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SONOGRAPHIC EVALUATION OF MALE ANTERIOR URETHRAL STRICTURES: CORRELATION WITH RETROGRADE URETHROGRAPHY – A REVIEW

July 13, 2018

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 22 total views Samuel Benson, MBBCH (cal.), FWACS(Radiology), Joy Iya-Benson, MBBCH INTRODUCTION In general, the term urethral stricture refers to a fibrous scarring…

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REVIEW AND EPIDEMIOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF RAPE CASES AMONG FEMALE ADOLESCENTS SEEN AT SECONDARY HEALTHCARE FACILITY IN ABAK, SOUTH-SOUTH NIGERIA

July 13, 2018

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 30 total views,  1 views today Sunday Bassey Udoh, FWACP, FMCFM, Victory Edet Iyanam,FWACP, Olayinka Samuel Akinbami, FWACP ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: The rising incidence of…

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SEROPREVALENCE OF CYTOMEGALOVIRUS ANTIBODIES POSITIVITY AMONG VOLUNTARY BLOOD DONORS IN THE DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL (DELSUTH), OGHARA, AND ITS ENVIRONS IN DELTA STATE- NIGERIA

July 13, 2018

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 21 total views 1EO Yusuf and 2Nwagu M. ABSTRACT Background: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is widely distributed globally and it is found in different geographical…

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NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF UNDER-FIVE CHILDREN IN URBAN AND RURAL COMMUNITIES OF EDO STATE, NIGERIA

July 13, 2018

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 16 total views OBI Andrew Ifeanyichukwu1, OMUEMU Vivian Ossaidiom1,2,OKOJIE Hilda Obehi1,2 ABSTRACT CONTEXT Adequate nutrition is essential for strong immunological, neurological and cognitive…

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RISK OF HYPERGLYCAEMIA AND DIABETES MELLITUS IN PERSONS WITH SCHIZOPHRENIA TAKING ANTIPSYCHOTIC MEDICATIONS IN UYO, SOUTH-SOUTH NIGERIA

July 13, 2018

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 19 total views 1Jombo, Henry Effiong, 2Alphonsus Udo Idung ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Treatment of schizophrenia with antipsychotic medications may be associated with increased risks…

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COMPARING SELLA TURCICA SHAPES AND DIMENSIONS IN SKELETAL CLASSES I, II AND III BIMAXILLARY PROTRUSION PATIENTS IN A NIGERIAN POPULATION

July 13, 2018

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 20 total views,  1 views today Idia N. IZE-IYAMU BDS, FWACS ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Bimaxillary protrusion is a common type of malocclusion seen in Africans…

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CHLAMYDIA ANTIBODY TITRE AS A PREDICTOR OF TUBAL FACTOR INFERTILITY

July 12, 2018

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 31 total views,  1 views today Oghenefegor E. OLOKORa (MBBS, FWACS) Michael E. AZIKENa (MBBS, MPH, FWACS, FMCOG, FICS, DMAS) ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Genital Chlamydia…

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EFFECT OF POSTURE ON PULMONARY FUNCTION IN THE THIRD TRIMESTER OF PREGNANCY OF PRIMIGRAVID, NULLIPAROUS AND MULTIPAROUS WOMEN IN BENIN CITY

July 9, 2018

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 15 total views 1A Omorogiuwa and 2K Osazee ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: the advancing gravid uterus poses a limited lying down posture options in the…