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El SIDA en Costa Rica, a finales de 1988
(Rev. Cost. Cienc. Méd. 1988; 9(3): 1-5, 1988)
Se indica el número anual y acumulativo de casos de SIDA en Costa Rica, a partir del inicio de la epidemia, de acuerdo al tipo de riesgo. La epidemia sigue el Patrón 1, de intensa transmisión del HIV en hombres homosexuales ...
Immunomagnetic separation and PCR detection show Shigellae to be common faecal agents in children from urban marginal communities of Costa Rica
Culture and immunomagnetic separation-polymerase chain reaction assays (IMS-PCR) were used to isolate and identify Shigella flexneri, S. dysenteriae type I and S. sonnei in faeces from 250 children up to 5 years and from ...
Comparison of sucrose with glucose in oral therapy of infant diarrhea
(The Lancet, 312, 277-279, 1978-08)
In a randomised double-blind trial, 51 5-10% dehydrated infants were rehydrated with oral electrolyte solutions containing sucrose or glucose. Most infants in both groups were successfuUy rehydrated, but the sucrose ...
Cryptosporidiosis in Venezuelan Children with Acute Diarrhea
Thirteen of 120 Venezuelan children with acute diarrhea were found to be excreting Cryptosporidium oocysts in their stools. This confirms that Cryptosporidiurn can infect immunocompetent children, and the relatively high ...