Immaculata Ogochukwu Uduchi

Immaculata Ogochukwu Uduchi
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka | Unizik · Department of Medical Lab Sciences

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This study investigated the effects of Napoleonaea imperialis (NI) ethanolic root extracts on some haematological parameters in albino rats. Thirty six (36) apparently healthy albino rats were used, divided into 6 groups of 6 rats each. The rats were fed a commercial pelleted poultry grower's mash diet. Groups A, B, C, D and E received 10, 20, 30,...
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It has been demonstrated that Vernonia amygdalina, often known as the bitter leaf, offers a range of medical benefits that can improve human health. This study was designed to investigatethe effects of V. amygdalina (VA) ethanolic leaf extracts on some haematological parameters in albino rats. A total of thirty - six albino rats fed with a commerci...
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This study was designed to evaluate the effects of Sida acuta (SA) ethanolic leaf extracts on some haematological indices in Rattus albus. In total, 36 albino rats were utilized in this investigation; they were split into six groups, each with six rats. The rats were fed a commercial pelleted poultry grower's mash diet. Groups 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 rece...
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Resistance to antibiotics is one of the greatest problems to the success of modern medication. Due to the emergence of multi-drug resistant bacteria, selection of effective antibiotics for suppression of microbial activity has been an incidental issue. The aim of this study is to determine the antimicrobial activities of sweet orange juice on isola...
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Curative and Toxic effects of selected plant extracts: (Napleonaea imperalis, Sida acuta and Vernonia amygdalina) on Rattus albus experimentally infected with human intestinal parasites was studied from October 2014 to March 2016. Two hundred and thirty (230) male and female patients presenting with symptoms of gastroenteritis and abdominal discomf...
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A histopathological assessment of organ impairment of Rattus albus treated with selected plant extracts: (Napleonaea imperalis, Sida acuta and Vernonia amygdalina) was studied from October 2014 to March 2016. The aim of the study was to determine the histopathological effects of the plant extracts on Rattus albus. The Rattus albus were treated with...
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This study evaluated the serum concentrations of Immunoglobulin M and Immunoglobulin A in individuals with TB, HIV and HIV-TB co-infection in Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH), Nnewi South East, Nigeria. A total of 80 participants (males=44; females=36), with a mean age of 35.83±7.3 were randomly recruited by convenient sampling t...
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Background: Malaria is a life-threatening infectious disease of widespread burden. Malaria remains a leading communicable disease in the developing countries of the world. It occurs mostly in the tropical and subtropical regions and accounts for considerable morbidity and death. Malaria which is liable for a major amount of mortalities in endemic c...
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Recipients' immune systems are triggered by blood and blood component therapy. Transfusion-related immunomodulation (TRIM) is a complicated immunological response to transfusion that results in immunosuppression. The mechanisms of TRIM include the presence of residual white blood cells and apoptotic cells, the infusion of immunosuppressive cytokine...
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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 is a new type of coronavirus that can cause Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) and is associated with an increased risk of thrombosis-related pulmonary embolism. Globally, doctors have revised their management strategies for suspected and confirmed PD in patients with Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) i...
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Sickle cell anemia belongs to a group of diseases called sickle cell disease. Sickle cell anemia is an inherited red blood cell disease in which there is not enough healthy red blood cells to transport oxygen throughout the body. Sickle cell anemia is caused by a mutation in a gene (hemoglobin), which is an iron-rich compound that allows red blood...
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In the past two decades, significant advances have been made in the field of immunology. A better understanding of the molecular and cellular mechanisms that control the immune system opens the door to many promising new and innovative cancer therapies that manipulate the immune response. Here, we examine some of the immunotherapies currently being...
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Anti - parasitic effects of selected medicinal plants extract on Wista rats (Rattus albus) experimentally infected with human intestinal parasites was studied.
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The survival of human intestinal parasites in experimentally infected Laboratory animals was studied in Orlu, South Eastern Nigeria. A total of 250 male and female patients aged 18-50 years and presenting with gastroenteritis and abdominal discomfort, were selected for the study. Out of this number, 20 declined and 230 participated in the study. Th...
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Teething and associated challenges in relation to microbial infections was studied amongst children in Imo State, Nigeria.
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Glycosuria and bacteria; infections of patients with prolonged healing orthopaedic wounds and antibiotic susceptibility of the bacterial isolates was studied between October, 2016 and May, 2017.
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In Nigeria, haepatitis and malaria are common health challenges (Obiajuru et al., 2014). However, the prevalence of viral haepatitis (haepatitis B and C) is below 5.0% amongt immuno – competent persons and between 5 to 20% amongst HIV – positive patients (Inyama et al. 2005; Umolu et al., 2005; Otegbayo et al. 2008; Adewole et al. 2009). Much atten...
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The Microbiological Quality and antibiotic Susceptibilityof bacterial isolates from Fish and Poultry feedsused in Imo State, South Eastern Nigeria was Studied
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A survey of trichomoniasis amongst women in Nnewi, Anambra State, was carried out. Mid-stream early morning urine and vaginal swabs were collected in screw-capped sterile bottles and Evepon swab sticks respectively from 1,440 women aged 14 to 50 years from 4 communities, Otolo, Umudim, Uruagu and Nnewichi. The samples were transported to the Medica...

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