April 1985, Volume 35, Issue 4

Editorial

Albumin Therapy - Indications and contraindications

Huma Qureshi

Hypoalbuminemia may result from malnutrition, defective synthesis or excessive catabolism. The disruption of circulatory dynamics and loss of oncotic effects results in fluid retention leading to peripheral oedema and ascites.
The cold ethanol-water fractionation technique

CASE REPORTS

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

STUDENTS' CORNER

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