Clinical Medical

Reviews and Case ReportsISSN: 2378-3656


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410212

Introduction of a Glove-Finger Extraction Option for Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Padmike Dayananda, Jacinta Drew and Jacinta Cover

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 25, 2018

The cost of the procedure of laparoscopic appendectomy is significantly higher than that of open surgery. Costing includes instruments, duration of surgery, and the potential for requiring conversion to open. Reducing procedure costs in simple ways will better enable laparoscopic appendectomy to be cost-effective in Regional Hospitals....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410211

Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia with Phasic Elevation in Troponin Levels

Apinya Bharmanee, Deemah Mahadin and Harinder R Singh

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 19, 2018

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) is an inherited cardiomyopathy characterized by right ventricular structural abnormalities, dysfunction and ventricular tachycardia (VT) secondary to fibrofatty replacement of the myocardium. We report a male teenager with negative family history, presenting with sustained VT after sports practice....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410210

A Case of Human Metapneumovirus Associated with Acute Haemorrhagic Oedema of Infancy

Padmike Dayananda, Sabrina Barrett and Sathiyaseelan Nair

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 11, 2018

Acute Haemorrhagic oedema of infancy (AHOI) is a cutaneous leukocytoclastic vasculitis, clinically characterized by the acute development of peripheral oedema and targetoid purpuric lesions on the face and extremities. It is commonly associated with Pneumococcal Bacteremia, CMV infection and Rotavirus infection....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410209

Pulmonary Hyalinizing Granuloma in the Differential Diagnosis of Pulmonary Carcinoma

Fatih Uzer, I. Hicran Ozbudak, omer Ozbudak and Aykut Cilli

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 05, 2018

Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma (PHG) which should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pulmonary nodules of unknown origin is a distinct fibrosing lesion of lung that occurs in middle-aged patients. It has been usually reported as case reports in the literature. Patients are usually symptomatic. We present the case which recognized during operation and determined rarely....

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