Human Immunodeficiency Virus Cases on the Rise in Pakistan

Tahir Sultan Shamsi

Human immunodeficiency virus infection leads to acquired immune deficiency syndrome. After horizontal transmission…

Received: September 12, 2019
Accepted: September 13, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0091

Frequency of UTI in Children Presenting with Fever without Focus

Asma Danish, Malahat Sohaib, Uzma Abdul Jabbar, Samina Shamim

Abstract: Introduction: To determine the frequency of Urinary tract infections in children presenting with fever without a focus – a tertiary care hospital experience.

Received: July 04, 2019
Revised: September 12, 2019
Accepted: September 13, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0093


Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites among Public and Private School Children below 10 years’ at Tarakeswor-10 Manamaiju, Kathmandu, Nepal

Bhumi Gurung, Janak Raj Subedi, Bijay Chhetri

Objective:  Intestinal parasitosis is one of the chief causes of public health problems particularly in developing countries.

Received: March 7, 2019
Revised: June 1, 2019
Accepted: June 20, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0097


Prevalence of Lactose Intolerance and its Association with Malnutrition in Children

Neel Kanth, Sejal Neel, Ramchandani Santosh, Zainab Abbasi

Abstract: Introduction: Lactose Intolerance is an important indicator of under nutrition, as studied in many setting. More than 60% especially in older school going children had a hypolactasia and half of them had Lactose intolerance.

Received: June 14, 2019
Revised: July 26, 2019
Accepted: August 01, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0103


Paradigm of Bone Marrow Metastasis in Retinoblastoma

Shahzad Ali Jiskani, Samina Amanat, Lubna Naseem, Sundas Ali, Aliena Sohail, Asfa Zawar

Abstract: Introduction: Retinoblastoma is most common pediatric ocular malignancy. Majority of patients presented with unilateral disease.

Received: July 01, 2019
Revised: August 30, 2019
Accepted: September 02, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0110

How Obesity Affects Our Health

Rana Khalid Iqbal, Nasrullah, Farah Masood, Sidra Ikram

Abstract: Introduction: Obesity is a form in which there is fat collection of body overweight or adipose tissue. This accumulation happens in lean body mass of muscles and unlike connective tissue.

Received: May 25, 2019
Revised: August 03, 2019
Accepted: August 05, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0113

Hodgkin Lymphoma in a Child Presenting as HLH (Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis)-EBV is Central to Both Entities: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Asma Danish, Zainab Sharif , Saima Munzir, Tahir Sultan Shamsi

Abstract: HLH is a rare life threatening systemic disease resulting from unregulated immune activation presenting with diverse clinical manifestations and etiologies.

Received: July 04, 2019
Revised: July 30, 2019
Accepted: August 20, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0119


Hb Sallanches: A Rare Mutational Variant of Alpha Thalassemia with Codon 105 Involvement

Maria Zahid Ahmed, Amber Younas, Saba Shahid, Saima Munzir, Munira Borhany, Tahir Sultan Shamsi

Abstract: Thalassemia is the most prevalent disease in our part of the world. Due to its mode of inheritance, timely diagnosis and identification can help in eradicating the fatal and life threatening consequences of this disease.

Received: November 25, 2018
Revised: July 31, 2019
Accepted: August 09, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0123


Extreme Thrombocytosis not always Essential ThrombocythemiaBCR-ABL has to be Done Timely

Uzma Mahar, Nida Anwar, Jawad Hassan, Tahir Sultan Shamsi

Abstract: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative neoplasm in which the major proliferative component is comprised of granulocytes and is characterized by translocation of BCR-ABL and formation of Philadelphia (Ph) chromosome.

Received: June 10, 2019
Revised: July 31, 2019
Accepted: August 01, 2019

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doi.org/10.21089/njhs.43.0126

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