Affiliation: CHU de Bordeaux
- [Association of hereditary hemochromatosis and pernicious anaemia]H Attout
Service de Medecine Interne, CHR Pellegrin, Place Raba Leon, 33000 Bordeaux, France
Rev Med Interne 25:759-61. 2004..Hereditary hemochromatosis is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait. It is characterized by increased absorption of dietary iron. The association between pernicious anaemia and hereditary hemochromatosis has never been described...
- [Sjögren's syndrome with autonomic failure and epilepsy]H Attout
Service de Medecine Interne, CHU Pellegrin, 33000 Bordeaux, France
Rev Med Interne 26:141-4. 2005..Neurological complications may affect the peripheral nervous system and to lesser extent the central nervous system. Autonomic system nervous dysfunction and epilepsy have been rarely reported...
- [Conjugal progressive systemic sclerosis]H Attout
Service de Medecine Interne, CHU de Pellegrin tripode, Place Raba Leon, 33011 Bordeaux, France
Rev Med Interne 27:63-5. 2006..Familial occurrence of progressive systemic sclerosis is unusual. The occurrence of conjugal scleroderma is exceptional...
- Hypoparathyroidism in systemic lupus erythematosusHassene Attout
Service de Medecine Interne, CHU Pellegrin, Place Amelie Raba Leon, 33076, Bordeaux, France
Joint Bone Spine 74:282-4. 2007..This reported association of hypoparathyroidism with lupus expands the spectrum of endocrine disorders seen in this disease. We suggest that there may be a common underlying pathophysiological process linking these diseases...
- [Cerebral salt wasting syndrome in bacterial meningitis]H Attout
Service de Medecine Interne, CHU Pellegrin, Place Raba Leon, 33076 Bordeaux, France
Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 68:395-7. 2007..By contrast with SIADH, the treatment requires saline administration...
- Acute acquired toxoplasmosis presenting as polymyositis and chorioretinitis in immunocompetent patientAttout Hassene
Department of Internal Medicine, Service de Medecine Interne, CHU Pellegrin, 33076 Bordeaux, France
Joint Bone Spine 75:603-5. 2008..gondii is reported. We suggest that all patients with polymyositis should have serological tests for toxoplasmosis as a part of their initial evaluation and early trial of antiprotozoal therapy in case of positive findings...