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Blood group O may be protective against and blood group A may render patients more susceptible to, respiratory failure in Covid-19 infection

During the peak of hospitalizations of patients with severe Covid-19 in Italy and Spain in March, a group of researchers in these and other countries obtained and analyzed samples, resulting in the identification of two chromosomal loci with Covid-19–induced respiratory … Continue reading

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COVID-19: Virus in Semen

By Kelly Young Edited by André Sofair, MD, MPH, and William E. Chavey, MD, MS Have a look at some of the latest developments in novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Virus detected in semen: SARS-CoV-2 has been detected in the semen of men with … Continue reading

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Plaquenil = hydroxychloroquine

Hydroxychloroquine: Use of hydroxychloroquine is not associated with reduced risk for intubation or death among hospitalized COVID-19 patients, according to an observational study in the New England Journal of Medicine. Among nearly 1400 consecutive patients with COVID-19 in New York hospitals, researchers … Continue reading

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Chilblains / “frostbites” & coronavirus infection

‘Frostbite’ toes and other peculiar rashes may be signs of coronavirus infectionDoctors recommend those with symptoms consider consulting a doctor, getting tested for the virus and self-isolation. https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/04/29/coronavirus-rashes-toes/

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Keep seeing your dermatologist during COVID-19

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Something good has to come out of this…

Parking is much better for our patients ! Both in Hurstville (02 9580 1311) and Menai (02 9532 1166). Yes, I run a dermatology clinic on the 1st floor of Menai Marketplace every Thursday afternoon.

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Happy Easter (nonetheless) ! We’ll be back on Wednesday April 15th. See you then.

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April 6-10 schedule

We are operating in Hurstville on Monday and Thursday for the week before Easter. (02) 9580-1311 Thank you.

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Be safe : Wear your mask and Wash your hands.

We are still working but in restricted hours. We are here today, Monday and will return this Thursday, April 2nd. 2020.

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At World Congress on Cancers of the Skin WCCS18…

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