HotAIR - MAY WE RECOMMEND -- Medical Grab Bag #403


Medical Grab Bag #403

items worth a trip to the library

by Stephen Drew, AIR staff

Here is a further selection of delights from the medical library.

Unpredictable Effects

"Reaction to Chicken Nuggets in a Patient Taking an MAOI," R. Pohl, R. Balon, and R. Berchou, American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 145, no. 5, 1988, p. 651. (Thanks to Bryan Hains for bringing this to our attention.)

Colorful Old Medical News

"Five Cases of Purple Urine Bag Syndrome in a Geriatric Ward" [article in Japanese], T. Isheda et al., Nippon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi [Japanese Journal of Geriatrics], vol. 36, no. 11, November 1999 ,pp. 826-9. Japanese. (Thanks to Miriam E. Tucker for bringing this to our attention.)

Tonsorial and Nasal

"Preliminary Communication: Hairy Tip of Nose -- a New Trait in Males," H,K. Goswami, American Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 5, no. 3, 1980, pp. 259-63. (Thanks to Sheila Waitz for bringing this to our attention.)

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