Clinical Medical

Reviews and Case ReportsISSN: 2378-3656

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410390

Risk of Pulmonary Toxicity and Benefits of Bleomycin Containing Regimen in Early-Stage Hodgkin’s Lymphoma - A Case Report and Insights from Literature Review

Adebola Adetiloye, Farhana Alladin, Kuldeep Ghosh, Julio Valencia-Manrique, Rasha Alaameri, Ana Maria Victoria, John Cosico and Andrea Popescu-Martinez

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 30, 2022

Bleomycin is chemotherapeutic agent that has been used for cancer treatment for several years. However, potentially life-threatening lung toxicity is a major concern limiting its use. This is a case of a 64-year-old male presenting sub acutely with gradual onset of exertional shortness of breath and cough after completing 4 cycles of ABVD regimen for Stage 2b Hodgkin’s lymphoma. CT scan showed extensive bibasilar reticular opacities with honey combing suggestive of pulmonary fibrosis with Usua...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410389

Prolonged Recovery of Neuromuscular Transmission during General Anaesthesia after Mivacurium Administration - Case Report

Paweł Radkowski, PhD, Katarzyna Podhorodecka and Mariusz Kęska

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 29, 2022

Mivacurium is the shortest-acting nondepolarizing relaxant, used for brief procedures, such as those performed in the ambulatory setting. The recommended intubating dose of 0.2 mg/kg usually provides a clinically effective neuromuscular block for approximately 15 to 20 minutes and spontaneous recovery is 95% complete within about 25 to 30 minutes. 71-years-old woman was admitted for an elective laparotomy surgery with an intraoperative examination. Standard monitoring and TOF Scan (both the addu...

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