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Month: November 2013

Tracheooesophageal fistula

6 day old male was referred from a regional hospital to KATH on account of continous frothy discharge from mouth and nose since birth. Attempts at passing a nasogastric tube was unsuccessful ¬†and a diagnosis of oesophageal atresia was made…

Prostitutes who have sex, then use anti-HIV drugs

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Patent Vitelline duct ( Intestinal contents discharging through umbilicus)

6 day old male presented presented with what the mother described as discharge of faeces from the umbilicus after the cord fell off. Mother quickly rushed to KATH MBU. Examination : WT 3.4kg , PCV 52% Clinically stable, not pale,…