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  1. Authors: Flávia G Vianna, Edson Marchiori, Gláucia Zanetti, Claudia M Mano, Branca Sarcinelli-Luz, Juliana F Carvalho, Carla Assed, Isabella G Santos, Alair ASMD Santos and Alberto D Vianna
    Citation: Cases Journal 2016 3(Suppl 1):9004

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 3 Supplement 1

    The original article was published in Cases Journal 2009 2:9124

  2. Authors: Stavros Gourgiotis, Dimitrios Kotoulas, Stavros Aloizos, Aikaterini Kolovou, Nikolaos S Salemis and Ioannis Kantounakis
    Citation: Cases Journal 2016 3(Suppl 1):9002

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 3 Supplement 1

    The original article was published in Cases Journal 2009 2:9088

  3. Authors: Konstantinos Tsalis, Konstantinos Blouhos, Dimitrios Kapetanos, Theodore Kontakiotis and Charalampos Lazaridis
    Citation: Cases Journal 2016 3(Suppl 1):9000

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 3 Supplement 1

    The original article was published in Cases Journal 2009 2:164

  4. Cirrhosis of the liver commonly leads to a state of chronic hypervolemic hyponatremia. Profound exacerbation of the hyponatremic state may occur in patients with decompensated cirrhosis in conjunction with acu...

    Authors: Aaron Lindsay
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:77
  5. We present the contrast-enhanced spiral CT findings in a case of acute celiac artery occlusion with gastric perforation and total splenic infarction. Spiral CT depicted thrombus in the celiac axis and its bran...

    Authors: Nikolaos L Kelekis, Evangelos Athanassiou, Dimitra Loggitsi, Rebecca Moisidou, George Tzovaras and Ioannis Fezoulidis
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:82
  6. Although the advanced stages of neoplasms have a risk of superior mesenteric venous thrombosis (MVT), an initial clinical diagnosis of MVT is sometimes difficult and it can be treated as a cancer-related pain ...

    Authors: Fuminori Goda, Hiroyuki Okuyama, Ayumu Yamagami, Hiromi Nakata, Michio Inukai, Eiji Ohashi, Takeaki Kohno, Takashi Himoto, Hisashi Masugata and Shoichi Senda
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:76
  7. Hematogones are the normal bone marrow constituents of bone marrow in children and their number decreases with age. As hematogones can resemble malignant lymphoblasts by their morphologic features and by expre...

    Authors: Kiran Agarwal, Meenu Aggarwal, Vikas Kumar Aggarwal, Meenu Pujani and Manupriya Nain
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:75
  8. Castleman's disease or angiofollicular lymphoid hyperplasia is a rare benign lymph node hyperplasia usually presenting as an asymptomatic mediastinal mass in children. The disease can present at any extra thor...

    Authors: Hossein Karami, Alireza Alam Sahebpour, Maryam Ghasemi, Hasan Karami, Mojdeh Dabirian, Kurosh Vahidshahi, Farzad Masiha and Soheila Shahmohammadi
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:74
  9. Pseudohyperkalemia can appear in a variety of settings and should be recognized early. Treatment of pseudohyperkalemia can lead to an inappropriate decrease of actual serum potassium levels which may lead to l...

    Authors: Alice Kim, Benjamin Biteman, Umer F Malik, Shahzad Siddique, Mersadies R Martin, Syed A Ali, Nadeem Maboud, Sabiya Raja, Alison Zachry and Ahmed Mahmoud
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:73
  10. A 68-year-old white female presented with two years of progressively worsening dyspnea. Echocardiography revealed a large right atrial mass and partial obstruction of the inferior vena cava. Further imaging re...

    Authors: Venkataprasanth P Reddy, Peter J VanVeldhuizen, Gregory F Muehlebach, Reginald W Dusing, James P Birkbeck, Stephen K Williamson, Leela Krishnan and David G Meyers
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:71
  11. Coronary artery fistulas are abnormal communications between a coronary artery and a cardiac chamber or a major vessel (vena cava, pulmonary vein, pulmonary artery). They are usually diagnosed by coronary arte...

    Authors: Dimitris P Papadopoulos, Christos V Bourantas, Chrisostomos K Ekonomou and Vasilios Votteas
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:70
  12. This case report documents the effectiveness of inositol treatment on a chronic patient with bipolar disorder I and severe psoriasis. Her lithium treatment was discontinued due to psoriasis exacerbation and in...

    Authors: Konstantinos Kontoangelos, Nikolaos Vaidakis, Ioannis Zervas, Olga Thomadaki, Smaragda Christaki, Nikolaos G Stavrianeas and George N Papadimitriou
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:69
  13. Lately, there has been an increased incidence of late stent thrombosis; especially following Drug eluting stent (DES) implantation. Several factors are associated with an increased risk of stent thrombosis, in...

    Authors: Tarun Nagrani, Medhat Zaher, Sainath Gaddam, George Jabbour, Duccio Baldari, Roberto Baglini and Srinivas Duvvuri
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:68
  14. The incidence of tuberculosis is increasing in the United States. Extra-pulmonary involvement is more common in patients with HIV/AIDS. The diagnosis of Tuberculosis osteomyelitis requires a high degree of sus...

    Authors: Supriya Mannepalli, Levonne Mitchell-Samon, Nilmarie Guzman, Manish Relan and Yvette S McCarter
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:67
  15. The effect of hypothyroidism on the cardiovascular system has been well documented. Cardiac dysfunction due to hypothyroidism manifests as both systolic and diastolic dysfunction of the heart leading to cardia...

    Authors: Sanath Dharmasena, Olga Burzyantseva, Suriya Jayawardana, Vijay A Rupanagudy and Krishnan Pathmanathan
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:66
  16. Cardiac abnormalities can be seen with subarachnoid hemorrhage. To date, there have been isolated case reports of transient left ventricular apical ballooning cardiomyopathy, also known as Takotsubo cardiomyop...

    Authors: C Franco, B Khaled, L Afonso and M Raufi
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:81
  17. Schwannoma of frontoethmoid region is a rare presentation. We report a case of 11-year-old girl with a swelling at the root of nose and nasal dorsum. Based on clinical picture and radiological findings it was ...

    Authors: Anurag Ramavat, Rakesh Kumar, C Venkatakarthikeyan, Ayushi Jain and Ramesh C Deka
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:64
  18. This case report describes a 13-year-old boy with alveolar bony defect resulted from surgical removal of impacted upper canine transposed in the anterior region. The boy had a normal occlusion with malposition...

    Authors: Wai Yip Lei, A Bakr M Rabie and Ricky WK Wong
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:62
  19. Community-acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) is considered an underreported entity in India. In this case report, the authors describe a thirty-five year old immunocompetent male pr...

    Authors: Poorani Nallam Goundan, Anurag Mehrotra, Deepa Mani and Indumathy Varadarajan
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:61
  20. Stiff limb syndrome is a clinical feature of the stiff person syndrome, which is a rare and disabling neurologic disorder characterized by muscle rigidity and episodic spasms that involve axial and limb muscul...

    Authors: Abderrazak Hajjioui, Karima Benbouazza, Mohamed El Alaoui Faris, Amina Missaoui and Najia Hajjaj Hassouni
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:60
  21. Gastro-intestinal stromal tumours are the most common mesenchymal tumours of the gastro-intestinal tract. This case report highlights the necessity of early surgical intervention in such cases to avoid mortali...

    Authors: Tarun Singhal, Sudeendra Doddi, Tessa Leake, Srikanth Parsi, Abdulzahra Hussain, Aninda Chandra, Frank Smedley and Joe Ellul
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:58
  22. Patients who present with a co-existing connective tissue disorder add a degree of complexity to operative intervention. We present an unusual case of a 53-year-old Caucasian female patient with Ehlers Danlos ...

    Authors: Tessa Frances Leake, Tarun Singhal, Aninda Chandra, Alexandra Ashcroft, Sudeendra Doddi, Abdulzahra Hussain and Frank Smedley
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:57
  23. Seborrheic keratoses, a benign growth lesion, is a very common cutaneous lesion encountered in white races in the fourth and fifth decade. The occurrence of this lesion on the vulva is rare, as an isolated les...

    Authors: Esra Aktepe Keskin, Canan Gorpelioglu, Evren Sarifakioglu and Hasan Kafali
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:56
  24. Patients with spontaneous lens dislocation and glaucoma can be challenging to manage. We present a forty-six year old Caucasian lady who was referred with bilateral high intraocular pressure, and was subsequen...

    Authors: Ghee Soon Ang, Yi Wei Goh and Augusto Azuara-Blanco
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:55
  25. Approximately 15% (more than 2 million individuals, based on these estimates) of all people with diabetes will develop a lower-extremity ulcer during the course of the disease. Ultimately, between 14% and 20% ...

    Authors: Kenneth Blum, Amanda LH Chen, Thomas JH Chen, B William Downs, Eric R Braverman, Mallory Kerner, Stella Savarimuthu, Anish Bajaj, Margaret Madigan, Seth H Blum, Gary Reinl, John Giordano and Nicholas DiNubile
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:54
  26. Cancer survivors have a higher risk of new primary cancer, in the same or in another organ, than the general population. We report a 78-year-old women who has metachronous quadruple adenocarcinoma, includes bi...

    Authors: Umut Demirci, Ugur Coşkun, Pinar Uyar Göçün, Bahar Gurlek, Burcu Saka, Banu Öztürk, Mustafa Benekli and Süleyman Büyükberber
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:53
  27. Leiomyosarcomas are rare tumors. The most common site for head and neck leiomyosarcomas is the oral cavity, followed by sinonasal tract and skin. Subcutaneous leiomyosarcomas are thought to arise from small to...

    Authors: Charalampos Skoulakis, Theognosia S Chimona, Paraskevi Tsirevelou and Chariton E Papadakis
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:52
  28. Giant cell tumor (GCT) is an aggressive, but usually benign bone neoplasm most commonly arising in the metaphysis/epiphyses of long bones. While they are categorized as benign tumors, they can be locally aggre...

    Authors: Nicole D Riddle, Hideko Yamauchi, Jamie T Caracciolo, David Cheong, Nazanin Khakpour and Marilyn M Bui
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:51
  29. The primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of the bladder is an extremely rare urologic entity, which is found in less than 2% of all urinary bladder tumours and is often presented as metastatic.

    Authors: Konstantinos Sigalas, Stavros I Tyritzis, Eleni Trigka, Ioannis Katafigiotis, Nikolaos Kavantzas and Konstantinos G Stravodimos
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:49
  30. Drug-induced esophageal ulcers most commonly cause heartburn, midsternal pain and dysphagia. In our clinic azithromycin is a relative widely used antibiotic for respiratory tract infections and otitis media be...

    Authors: Umit Akyuz, Yusuf Erzin, Fevzi Firat Yalniz, Ibrahim Volkan Senkal, Isin Dogan Ekici and Cengiz Pata
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:48
  31. The diagnosis of Parkinson's disease is mainly clinical. DaT SCAN may help in difficult cases. Depression is also a clinical diagnosis and is common and persistent symptom in Parkinson's disease. Dementia is v...

    Authors: Magda Tsolaki, Chaido Z Messini, Marianna Siapera, Foteini Fotiadou, Dionysia Delaporta and Athanasios Karatolias
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:47
  32. Right atrioventricular thrombus was diagnosed by echocardiography in a 14-year-old boy. Thrombus was reached through the right ventricle to the pulmonary artery and it was caused to tricuspit valve insufficien...

    Authors: Yavuz Besogul, Fatih Yılmaz, Birsen Uçar and Zubeyir Kılıç
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:46
  33. Intranodal palisaded myofibroblastoma is a rare benign soft tissue tumor, almost always arising from inguinal lymph nodes. It usually presents as a painless, slow-growing inguinal mass. We report herein a case...

    Authors: Helen Karvouni, Anneza I Yiallourou, Maria Kyriazi, Vaia Stafyla, Vassilis Smyrniotis and Agathi Kondi-Pafiti
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:45
  34. Epididymitis and epididymo-orchitis are an uncommon causes of acute testicular pain in neonatal boys, epididymo-orchitis is infection or inflammation of epididymis and testis it's may be associated with urinar...

    Authors: Meryem Kabiri, Amina Barkat, Houda El Ajaje, Nazek Allali, Rachida Dafiri and Naima Lamdouar-Bouazzaoui
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:44
  35. Arteriovenous malformation of the vein of Galen with partial anomalous pulmonary venous return can lead to a critically challenging condition associated with a high morbidity and mortality.

    Authors: Isabell B Purdy, Nancy Halnon, Namrata Singh and Vladana Milisavljevic
    Citation: Cases Journal 2010 3:43