Volume 6, 2021

Case Series

Aneurysmal Atypical Fibroxanthoma. A Clinical Mimicker of Nodular Malignant Melanoma: Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

Background: Atypical Fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a dermal tumor of uncertain histogenesis and presents as irregularly pigmented, dome-shaped nodules or plaques on sun-exposed skin of elderly patients.

Published on 01 Jun, 2021


Case Report

A Potentially Preventable Case of Cytomegalovirus Esophagitis and Colitis after a Liver Transplantation

A Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection after a liver transplantation is a known complication; however, positive serology in the donor liver confers an increased risk of CMV infection in the recipient, in addition to further complications, bacterial infections, and even transplant rejection.

Published on 31 May, 2021


Case Report

Stent-In-Stent Treatment of Malignant Esophagopericardial Fistula a Successful Multidisciplinary Approach

The Authors present a tangled case of malignant esophagopericardial fistula complicated by pneumopericardium, sepsis, and hemodynamic instability in which a multidisciplinary assessment has achieved a positive clinical result by a permanent stent-in-stent esophageal technique.

Published on 26 May, 2021


Case Report

Euglycemic Diabetic Ketoacidosis in a Patient with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on Sodium- Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitors Induced by COVID-19

A 47-years old lady presented to the emergency department complaining of severe symptoms of lower respiratory tract infection of three days duration.

Published on 17 May, 2021


Research Article

Prevalence of Obesity in Breast Cancer Patients of Pakistan

Objective: To determine the prevalence of obesity in breast cancer patients, in addition to its relation with menopausal status.

Published on 10 May, 2021


Case Report

Renal Calculus Obstruction with Emphysematous Pyelonephritis in a Diabetic Male: A Lethal Combo

Emphysematous pyelonephritis is an acute infection of the kidney causing parenchymal destruction, caused by gas-forming organisms.

Published on 05 May, 2021


Research Article

Smoking Cessation Medicine Associated with Emergency Department Visits

Introduction: A significant portion of the population continues to smoke despite well-known adverse consequences.

Published on 05 May, 2021


Clinical Image

Image in Clinical Medicine: Cement Pulmonary Embolism

A 65-year-old woman was treated for vertebroplasty (cement injection).

Published on 03 May, 2021


Case Report

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Complicated with Massive Cardioembolic Stroke, a Treatment Challenge

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a life-threatening condition affecting women during their late pregnancy or early postpartum period.

Published on 05 May, 2021


Case Report

Acute Pancreatitis is a Presenting Feature of COVID-19

A 63-year-old lady presented to the emergency department complaining of severe abdominal pain, fever with loss of taste and smell of one-week duration.

Published on 29 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation as an Adverse Event Related to Lamotrigine Use in Children

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) is a syndrome characterized by hemorrhage and microvascular thrombosis.

Published on 23 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Cutaneous Manifestations Associated with Post COVID-19 Infection: Report of Two Cases

Although COVID-19-associated cutaneous manifestations have been increasingly reported, their exact incidence has yet to be estimated, their pathophysiological mechanisms are largely unknown, and the SARS-CoV-2 role in their pathogenesis is still debated.

Published on 20 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Aggressive Esophageal Carcinoma with Multilineage Differentiation by Immunohistochemistry

Adenocarcinoma is the most common type of esophageal cancer in the United States.

Published on 15 Apr, 2021


Short Commentary

CT-Derived 3D Printing for Evaluating the Feasibility of Percutaneous Closure for a Large Atrial Septal Defect

Percutaneous closure of Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) may be a difficult procedure in certain complex conditions [1,2].

Published on 09 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Breaking Bad News of Cancer Diagnosis and Its Impact on Health Literacy among Patients Newly Diagnosed with Advanced Cancer, a Case-Based Discussion

Background: The diagnosis of cancer has a daunting impact on healthcare personnel and the patients and their relatives.

Published on 08 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Acute Hypocalcaemia with Hypoparathyroidism after Pharyngeal Cauterization for Bleeding Several Days after a Tonsillectomy

A 28-year-old female started bleeding several days after an uncomplicated tonsillectomy.

Published on 05 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Can Treatment of COVID-19 Patients with Broad-Spectrum Antibiotics Unleash Multi-Drug Resistant Bacterial Pathogens?

Background: Broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy is part of the pharmacological treatment of COVID-19 patients.

Published on 05 Apr, 2021


Case Report

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus with Primary Myelofibrosis and Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: A Case Report

This report described a case of primary myelofibrosis patient, who has a medical history of 20 years type 2 diabetes mellitus and 4-year Hashimoto's thyroiditis.

Published on 30 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Extreme Hypersensitivity to Endogenous Progesterone

Progestogen Hypersensitivity (PH) is a rare disorder of unknown incidence and prevalence in which hypersensitivity-like symptoms are triggered by exposure to either endogenous progesterone or exogenous progestins [1].

Published on 29 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Endoscopic Removal of Wire Brush Bristle Perforating Cervical Esophagus into Carotid Sheath

Introduction: Metal brushes are tools commonly used to clean barbeque grills however accidental ingestion of loose bristles is increasingly being reported in the medical literature.

Published on 29 Mar, 2021


Letter to the Editor

Figure of 8 Head Shaking - A Useful Clinical Sign for Diagnosis of Rhombencephalosynapsis

Head shaking has been associated with various neurological conditions, commonest being Hind brain malformations.

Published on 26 Mar, 2021


Case Study

A Rare Form of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (GPA), formerly known as Wegener’s Granulomatosis, is a rare immune-mediated disorder, affecting small to medium sized vessels.

Published on 26 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Developmental Venous Anomaly Presenting with Headache, Transitory Symptoms and Non-Traumatic Calcarine Sulcus Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Case Report

Background: Developmental Venous Anomalies (DVAs) are the most common brain vascular abnormality.

Published on 26 Mar, 2021


Case Study

HSV-2 Encephalitis in Immunocompetent Adult

Encephalitis caused by Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is a rare diagnosis that requires swift recognition and treatment.

Published on 26 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Acute Adrenal Insufficiency Following Cerebrovascular Accident and Hypothyroidism

The case involves an atypical presentation of Addison's disease in a 37-year-old female, preceded by recent diagnosis of hypothyroidism, Raynaud's disease, and Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA) from an unprovoked Deep Venous Thromboembolism (DVT).

Published on 22 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Pediatric Osteomyelitis due to Bacillus cereus: A Case Report

Non-anthracis Bacillus are traditionally seen as uncommon human pathogens and often dismissed as contaminants in microbiological tissue culture [1,2].

Published on 18 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Statistical Considerations for Gene Therapy Rare Disease Clinical Trials

On December 18, 2017, the FDA approved Luxturna (voretigene neparvovec-rzyl), a new gene therapy product developed for treating patients born with a kind of retinal disorder due to biallelic RPE65 gene mutation.

Published on 12 Mar, 2021


Case Report

A Case of Lactic Acidosis after Resumption of Metformin and SGLT2 Inhibitors

Despite being uncommon among patients with diabetes mellitus, lactic acidosis may occasionally develop among metformin-treated patients.

Published on 09 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Pulmonary Artery Dissection after Trauma

Pulmonary Artery Dissection (PAD) is a rare finding and usually reported in the context of pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Published on 09 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Patient Exposure Dose in a Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Study

Objective: Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Studies (VFSS) are considered the standard imaging technique to investigate swallowing physiology and dysphagia.

Published on 02 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Sarcomatoid Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Case Report and Imaging Findings

Sarcomatoid hepatocellular carcinoma is a rare malignancy with very poor prognosis.

Published on 01 Mar, 2021


Case Report

Intramural Hematoma of Esophagus after Lifting a Heavy Sack of Rice Which Mimicking Cardiovascular Disorder

Introduction: We report here a case of an intramural hematoma of the esophagus.

Published on 24 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Personalized External Aortic Root Support in Loeys Dietz Syndrome: Report of an Aortic Dissection at the Origin of the Right Coronary Artery

Personalized external aortic root support is a novel therapy designed to wrap the aortic root externally to prevent progressive aneurysmal dilation in patients with connective tissue disorders such as Marfan syndrome.

Published on 24 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Overcome after Special Use of Bridging Therapy in Refractory DLBCL Subsequently Treated with CAR-T Cell

Our case report is about a 63-year-old patient diagnosed with a refractory highly biologically aggressive cervical diffuse large B-cell lymphoma as malignant transformation from gastric follicular lymphoma.

Published on 24 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Aggressive Angiomyxoma: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Aggressive Angiomyxoma is a rare slow growing mesenchymal tumor, which is usually encountered in females of reproductive age group and has a marked tendency for local recurrence.

Published on 16 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Pneumomediastinum, Tension Pneumoperitoneum Secondary to Bowel Perforation in Post COVID-19 Patient: A Case Report

Background: We are dealing with global coronavirus SARS-COV-2 pandemic, though majority of the population remain asymptomatic during the infection or develop only mild symptomatology, most commonly reported organs to be involved are lungs, respiratory symptoms being commonest.

Published on 15 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Cervical Pregnancy Combined with Placenta Accrete Spectrum (PAS): A Case Report

Objective: Cervical pregnancy combined with Placenta Accreta Spectrum (PAS) disorders is challenging both in diagnosis and management.

Published on 12 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Interstitial Lung Disease Induced by Pazopanib Treatment for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma at the Time of COVID-19 Pandemic

Interstitial lung disease is a reported complication of therapy with tyrosine kinase inhibitors.

Published on 05 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Pseudonormalization of T Waves after Coronary Angioplasty: A Medical Emergency

The changes in the Electrocardiography (ECG) are known to occur during and after coronary angioplasty.

Published on 04 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Is JAK2-Mutation Associated with Extensive Clot Burden in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis?

Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (CVT) is a, rare form of stroke which is usually associated with acquired and genetic risk factors.

Published on 04 Feb, 2021


Case Report

A Rare Cause of Hemorrhage from Valproic Acid - Induced Hypofibrinogenemia and Review of Literature

Background: Valproic Acid (VPA) is a wide-spectrum antiepileptic drug, commonly used in the management of childhood epilepsy.

Published on 01 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Post Traumatic Pneumolabyrinth on HRCT Temporal Bone - Where is the Fracture?

Objectives: To report a case of pneumolabyrinth and its imaging features of high resolution computed tomography.

Published on 01 Feb, 2021


Case Report

Intraoperative Surprise in a Case of Small Bowel Obstruction: Sigmoid Mesocolic Hernia - Intersigmoid Hernia: Case Report

Introduction: The intersigmoid hernia is part of a rare group of three internal hernias known as sigmoid mesocolon hernias.

Published on 22 Jan, 2021


Case Series

Two Severe COVID-19 Cases of Successful Withdrawal from Mechanical Ventilatory Support Using Continuous Intravenous Morphine Sulfate

Background: COVID-19 infection can develop into Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS).

Published on 19 Jan, 2021


Case Report

A Child Presented with Clitoromegaly in Context with Neurofibromatosis Type 1

Neurofibromatosis type 1, also called Von Recklinghausen disease is a genetic disorder characterized by the development of multiple benign tumors affecting the skin and nervous system.

Published on 04 Jan, 2021






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