Olufemi O Adelowo

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myopathies in Nigerians: case series and literature review
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 42:143-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Auto antibodies in Nigerian lupus patients
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 41:177-81. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Pattern of systemic lupus erythematosus among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 28:699-703. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis) among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1121-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 38:33-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pregnancy loss and antiphospholipid syndrome: an overlooked association
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 39:227-31. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis among Nigerians: the first 200 patients from a rheumatology clinic
    Olufemi O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 29:593-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Juvenile idiopathic arthritis among Nigerians: a case study
    Olufemi O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 29:757-61. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Shoulder pain syndrome among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 86:183-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-phospholipid syndrome in Nigeria: report of five cases
    O O Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu Ogun State, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 86:94-6. 2009

Collaborators

  • A S Oguntona
  • S A Ogun
  • C Alebiosu
  • O O Ola
  • O L Odusoga
  • O B Familoni
  • A E A Jaiyesimi
  • O B Adefuye
  • B Odusan
  • E A O Fakoya

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myopathies in Nigerians: case series and literature review
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 42:143-9. 2013
    ..Idiopathic Inflammatory myopathies (IIM) are rare connective tissue diseases and have been rarely reported among Nigerians:..
  2. ncbi request reprint Auto antibodies in Nigerian lupus patients
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 41:177-81. 2012
    ..The auto antibodies are diagnostic hallmarks in SLE and are also of significance in terms of prognosis and organ involvements. There have been scanty reports on the auto-antibodies profiles in black African SLE patients...
  3. doi request reprint Pattern of systemic lupus erythematosus among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 28:699-703. 2009
    ..SLE may not be uncommon among African blacks, contrary to previous reports. A high index of suspicion is needed for this otherwise severe disease in blacks. Early aggressive treatment with immunosuppressives is indicated...
  4. doi request reprint Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis) among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1121-5. 2009
    ..Treatments were with standard medications. Scleroderma among Nigerians is rare as elsewhere and there are certain common characteristics as seen elsewhere as well as certain differences...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 38:33-8. 2009
    ..NPSLE is a common presentation among Nigerian SLE patients and the pattern is as seen in other reports, though the frequencies of the syndromes vary widely. Early recognition and management with immunosuppressives are required...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pregnancy loss and antiphospholipid syndrome: an overlooked association
    O O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 39:227-31. 2010
    ..A high index of suspicion is needed for this otherwise treatable condition. Management is ideally best done by an obstetrician and a rheumatologist...
  7. doi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis among Nigerians: the first 200 patients from a rheumatology clinic
    Olufemi O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 29:593-7. 2010
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis is not uncommon among Nigerian; and clinical, serologic acumen are necessary for early diagnosis and appropriate referral...
  8. doi request reprint Juvenile idiopathic arthritis among Nigerians: a case study
    Olufemi O Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Clin Rheumatol 29:757-61. 2010
    ..Treatments were with standard drugs. Although JIA is uncommonly seen in our population, the clinical and laboratory features are similar as elsewhere, though there are some differences...
  9. ncbi request reprint Shoulder pain syndrome among Nigerians
    O O Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 86:183-5. 2009
    ..To identify aetiological causes of shoulder pain syndrome among patients attending a rheumatology clinic, and to highlight the therapeutic options...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-phospholipid syndrome in Nigeria: report of five cases
    O O Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu Ogun State, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 86:94-6. 2009
    ..IgG ACA was more commonly seen than IgM ACA. Although APS has been infrequently reported in black Africans, an awareness of this condition is needed especially among females with previous recurrent pregnancy losses...
  11. ncbi request reprint Spectrum and outcome of clinical diseases in adults living with AIDS at the Ogun State University Teaching Hospital
    S A Ogun
    Department of Medicine, Ogun State University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 80:513-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the changing frequency of HIV/AIDS amongst medical admissions as well as the spectrum and outcome of clinical diseases among these patients...