November 2005, Volume 55, Issue 11

Editorial

Graft Versus Host Disease

KhalilUllah Hashmi

Allogeneic stem cell transplantation (SCT) has significant therapeutic benefit for many patients with haematopoeitic disorders. Unfortunately the benefits of SCT are limited by significant morbidity and mortality related to graft versus host disease. GvHD remains one of the major com

Leishmaniasis - an Impending Epidemic

Zohra Zaidi

The history of leishmaniasis can be traced as far back as 650 BC, and possibly much earlier in the Tigris/Euphratus basin. Representation of skin lesions and facial deformities are found in the pre-Inca pottery, from Peru and Ecuador dating back to the 1st century. It was described b

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