Olufemi O Adelowo

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Publications

  1. pmc Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in a Nigerian woman
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
  2. pmc Digital gangrene as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2012:. 2012
  3. pmc Juvenile idiopathic arthritis coexisting with sickle cell disease: two case reports
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Department of Rheumatology, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Sagamu, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
  4. 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
  5. 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
  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 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Collaborators

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

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in a Nigerian woman
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
    ..It has not been reported among black Africans. A case of OPLL of the cervical spine seen in a 62-year-old Nigerian woman is hereby reported...
  2. pmc Digital gangrene as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Department of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2012:. 2012
    ..Two cases of digital gangrene as the initial presentation in Nigerian lupus patients are hereby presented. The medical and surgical managements, as well as relevant literature are hereby discussed...
  3. pmc Juvenile idiopathic arthritis coexisting with sickle cell disease: two case reports
    Olufemi Adelowo
    Department of Rheumatology, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Sagamu, Nigeria
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
    ..Both cases were treated with etanercept for 6 months each, as well as methotrexate. At the end of 6 months, the joint count for pains and swelling were done as well as ESR...
  4. 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:..
  5. 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...
  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 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...