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  • Antidiabetic medication adherence and associated factors among patients in Botswana; implications for the future 

    Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Moshomo, Thato; Gaenamong, Marea; Oyewo, Taibat Aderonke; Gollakota, Sivasomnath; Mhimbira, Francis Apolinary; Fadare, Joseph; Godman, Brian; Meyer, Johanna C.; Rivera, Yordanka Piña (Elsevier; https://www.elsevier.com/, 2017-03-06)
    Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a major global public health problem. Lack of adherence to medication causes suboptimal glycemic control increasing complication rates, costs and mortality. The objective of the study ...
  • Disseminated Burkitt’s Lymphoma with a Pancreatic Mass in a HIV Positive Woman Diagnosed by Axillary Lymph Node Biopsy 

    Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Rivera, Yordanka Piña; Zhou, Feng; Chobanga, Kudra Jumanne; Sesay, Sheikh Omar (Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, http://www.jcdr.net/, 2017-08-01)
    Burkitt’s Lymphoma (BL) is a highly aggressive B cell lymphoma of non Hodgkin’s type usually presenting in extranodal sites for endemic and sporadic types of the disease. Like other Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphomas (NHL), HIV ...
  • Health-related quality of life and associated factors among patients with diabetes mellitus in Botswana 

    Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Moshomo, Thato; Gaenamong, Marea; Oyewo, Taibat Aderonke; Gollakota, Sivasomnath; Rivera, Yordanka Piña; Masaka, Anthony; Godman, Brian; Shimwela, Meshack; Habte, Dereje (Elsevier, www.elsevier.com, 2017-06-09)
    Background: Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is an important aspect of diabetes mellitus care. The objective of the study was to determine the HRQOL of diabetes mellitus (DM) patients in Botswana as little known in ...
  • Leydig cell tumor of the testis presenting with gynaecomastia due to hyperprolactinemia after orchiectomy 

    Rivera, Yordanka Pina; Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Chowdhury, Wahhab; Chobanga, Kudra Jumanne; Milan, Alexei Ortiz (Sciedu Press, http://web.sciedu.ca/, 2017-10-10)
    Leydig cell tumors (LCT) are rare and represent 1% to 3% of all tumors of the testis. LCTs can either be benign or malignant with clinical presentation varying from testicular mass associated with endocrinal manifestations ...
  • Non-communicable diseases in antiretroviral therapy recipients in Kagera Tanzania: a cross-sectional study 

    Magafu, Mgaywa Gilbert Mjungu Damas; Moji, Kazuhiko; Igumbor, Ehimario Uche; Magafu, Naoko Shimizu; Mwandri, Michael; Mwita, Julius Chacha; Habte, Dereje; Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Hashizume, Masahiro (African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET); www.afenet.net/, 2013-11-06)
    Introduction: The aim of this study was to describe the extent of self-reported non-communicable diseases (NCDs) among highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) recipients in Kagera region in Tanzania and their effect ...
  • Salmonella sepsis and urinary tract infection complicating with acute kidney injury in a HIV positive female patient 

    Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Ramolefhe, Thato Tumediso; Ngoy, Ngoy Alphonse; Lesiamang, Molatedi; Pina Rivera, Yordanka (Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research; https://www.jcdr.org.in/, 2019-03-01)
    Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) can rarely be caused by salmonella species. UTI salmonellosis may present as uncomplicated UTI, pyelonephritis or haemorrhagic cystitis. We present a case of a 44-year-old HIV positive female ...
  • Short stature and growth hormone deficiency: unexpected manifestations of McCune-Albright syndrome 

    Pina Rivera, Yordanka; Rwegerera, Godfrey Mutashambara; Sesay, Sheikh (BMJ Publishing Group Limited; https://www.bmj.com/, 2018-08-27)
    McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS) is a rare disease characterised by triad of monostotic or polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, café au-lait skin spots and a variety of endocrine disorders; precocious puberty (PP) being the most ...