Clinical Medical

Reviews and Case ReportsISSN: 2378-3656

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410403

Pyoderma Gangrenosum of the Breast: A Rare Location of Neutrophilic Dermatoses

Sophia AI, Aboudouraib M, Amal S and Hocar O

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 31, 2022

Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG) is a rare entity belonging to the neutrophilic dermatoses. It is an inflammatory dermatosis with a chronic evolution by relapses, often revealing an associated underlying disease. The location to the breast represents is unusual, poorly documented in the literature and whose diagnosis remains difficult to establish....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410402

Rapid Progression of Sternocostoclavicular Hyperostosis (SCCH) Observed after Anti-TNF-a Therapy for Polyarthritis: A Case Report

Atsushi Kitagawa, Mitsuhiko Takahashi, Tomoko Nakamura and Yasushi Hashimoto

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 31, 2022

Sternocostoclavicular hyperostosis (SCCH) is a chronic osssifying diathesis affecting mostly juxtasternal structures and the inflammatory osteitis is mostly part of the synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome. we presented a case of 62-year-old woman with polyarthritis in bilateral hands, who had experienced swelling of anterior chest wall sinse she was 30 years old....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410401

Perspectives in the Treatment of Crohn’s Disease by a Physician of Family Medicine: A Clinical Case Presentation

Luka Vučkič, Eva Zadravec, Igor Rakuša and Mateja Rakuša

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 19, 2022

Crohn’s disease is a rare disease with a chronic relapsing course. Usually begins at a young age influenced by environmental, genetic, and immunological factors. Patients mostly have only intestinal changes. In addition to the gut, other organs, such as skin, joints, liver, and kidneys can be affected. The type of treatment and choice of drugs depends on the type and severity of the disease....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410400

Periprosthetic Fractures and Acetabular Loosening after Surgical Treatment of Bilateral Femoral Neck Pathological Fractures Secondary to Hypocalcemic Seizure with Chronic Renal Failure: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Weihua Li, Zehui Zou, Xuqiang Liu and Xiaofeng Li

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: July 31, 2022

Long-term hemodialysis treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD) can lead to disorder of calcium and phosphorus regulation and abnormal parathyroid function. Most patients with renal failure often have secondary hyperparathyroidism, at which time the parathyroid glands can release large amounts of parathyroid hormone (PTH), which activate osteoclast activity to increase serum calcium levels, resulting in severe skeletal diseases, including osteoporosis, pathological fractures, bone pain....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-3885/1710069

Irreducible First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Dislocation Secondary to Entrapment Through Flexor Hallucis Brevis: A Case Report

Kelly Tomasevich, Colin Pavano, Jacob Silver and Jill Putnam

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

This case report highlights a unique soft tissue entrapment in an open Metatarsophalangeal joint dislocation requiring operative reduction....
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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410399

The Pharmacology of Curaderm in the Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma

B E Cham

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 31, 2022

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States of America and in Australia. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC), the most prominent skin cancer, is curable, but can be disfiguring and costly to treat....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410398

Colorectal Cancer in Adolescence: A Report of Two Cases

Ines AYADI MASMOUDI1*, Basma SOUISSI2, Rim KALLEL3, Hazem BEN AMEUR4 and Afef KHANFIR1

Article Type: Case Series | First Published: July 30, 2022

Colorectal cancer is very rare in children. Therefore, the diagnosis is generally established at advanced disease. This is a presentation of two cases of colorectal treated at Habib Bourguiba Hospital University....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410396

Susac Syndrome: Collaboration is Required for a Diagnosis

Claudia Candale-Radu, Akintomide Femi Akindotun, Reza Hosseini, Sibi Thirunavukkarasu, Unn Ljostad and Ase Mygland

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

Susac Syndrome is a rare auto-immune endotheliopathy that rarely presents with the full triad of branched retinal artery occlusion, encephalopathy and sensorineural hearing loss. The diagnosis of Susac can be a challenge due to the variability in presentation, course and severity of disease....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410397

Unusual site of yellow ligament ossification- cervical spine

Mehdi Mahmoodkhani and Navid Askariardehjani

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

The yellow ligament, or Ligamentum flavum, is the ligament that connects the lamina arches of two adjacent vertebrae in the spine. This ligament is yellow and has elasticity. Ligamentum flavum ossification is an uncommon cause of pressure on the cervical cord....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410395

Methotrexate Induced Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: Two Cases Reports

I. Masmoudi, F. Baklouti, N. Siala, YO. Yaye, A. Masmoudi and A. khanfir

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: June 23, 2022

Methotrexate induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) is rare but life-threatening cutaneous reaction. This is a case report of two 14-year-old girls with methotrexate (MTX)-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). Both girls received chemotherapy with MTX in the treatment of osteosarcoma and then developed SJS....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410394

Adult-Onset Atypical Coeliac Disease Presenting with Severe Anaemia and Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Case Report

Udani Dassanayake and Saroj Jayasinghe

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: June 04, 2022

A 23-year-old female presented with a history of an acute febrile illness associated with cough for about 24 hours. She gave a background history of altered bowel habits for 2 years. A mixed deficiency anaemia was detected, and endoscopy, serology and histological tests confirmed a diagnosis of coeliac disease. She was successfully treated with a gluten free diet. She also had hidradenitis suppurativa which subsided with a gluten-free diet....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410393

Superficial Temporal Artery Aneurysm

Hafedh DALY, Cyrine MNASSRI, Farhat CHALBI and Amira HORCHANI

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

The superficial temporal artery aneurysm is a rare pathology. We report the case of a 7-year-old child who consulted for a beating mass on the left forehead. The doppler ultrasound and The CT angiography confirmed the diagnosis of a superficial temporal artery aneurysm. The treatment was surgical and the postoperative course was simple....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410392

Pleomorphic Adenoma of External Auditory Canal: First Case Report from Ethiopia with Relevant Literature Review

Yonas Girma Shumiye, MD, Fatuma Yassin Bushra, BSc, MPH, Ruth Abera Alemayehu, MD and Muluken Bekele Wondimagegnehu, MD

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: May 28, 2022

Ceruminous Pleomorphic Adenoma is a very rare, benign neoplasm originating from the ceruminal glands in the external auditory canal. Clinical manifestations are nonspecific. Meticulous preoperative clinical, pathologic, and radiologic evaluations are crucial in effective management of patients....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410391

A Case of Parkinsonism and Encephalopathy with Combined Lithium-Risperidone Therapy: Treatment with Pramipexole

Enes Tarık İnci and Tahir Kurtuluş Yoldaş

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

Lithium is a drug that has been used in the treatment of bipolar disorder for many years. Due to its narrow therapeutic range, systemic side effects can be seen frequently. Serious side effects can occur even in non-toxic doses. We present a case of parkinsonism and encephalopathy developed in a patient with normal lithium blood level who used lithium and risperidone combination therapy for bipolar disease. Lithium is a drug that has been used to treat bipolar disorder for over 60 years. Due to ...

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