Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis in an adolescent male: A case report and literature review
Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is rarely seen in children and adolescents. Clinical manifestations in children and adolescents may vary. It is important for clinicians to be aware of this rare and life ‐threatening condition. AbstractThyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is rarely seen in children and adolescents. Clinical manifestations in children and adolescents may vary. It is important for clinicians to be aware of this rare and life ‐threatening condition. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Luke He, Veronica Lawrence, Wayne V. Moore, Yun Yan Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Melanoma metastatic to the hyoid bone
Metastatic melanoma may be included in the differential diagnosis of hyoid massess in patients with a history of melanoma. Hyoid resection is well tolerated and of diagnostic and therapeutic benefit in patients with tumors metastatic to the hyoid bone. AbstractMetastatic melanoma may be included in the differential diagnosis of hyoid masses in patients with a history of melanoma. Hyoid resection is well tolerated and of diagnostic and therapeutic benefit in patients with tumors metastatic to the hyoid bone. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: John F. Ryan, Deborah X. Xie, Danielle F. Eytan, Edward F. McCarthy, Rajarsi Mandal, Christine G. Gourin, Evan J. Lipson, Christian F. Meyer, Peter S. Vosler Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Hypercalcemia in a patient with a bowing femur
Hypercalcemia in PDB is rare; its occurrence requires thorough investigations as it may reveal several diseases, such as primary hyperparathyroidism, malignant transformation, metastases, or myeloma. AbstractHypercalcemia in PDB is rare; its occurrence requires thorough investigations as it may reveal several diseases, such as primary hyperparathyroidism, malignant transformation, metastases, or myeloma. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Maroua Slouma, Safa Rahmouni, Rim Dhahri, Maissa Abbes, Imen Gharsallah, Leila Metoui, Bassem Louzir Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

A case of congenital single testis with testicular cancer patient and azoospermia who was able to collect spermatozoa with ipsilateral Onco ‐TESE
Onco ‐TESE is a useful strategy for cancer patients with a congenital single testis who wish to preserve their fertility. AbstractOnco ‐TESE is a useful strategy for cancer patients with a congenital single testis who wish to preserve their fertility. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kazumasa Hayashi, Teruo Inamoto, Haruhito Azuma, Hiroshi Masuda, Hirotsugu Oku Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

A giant splenic hydatid cyst: Why calcified cysts should not be considered as a dead cyst
Our case report showed that peripheral wall calcification of the hydatid cyst does not mean inactivation of the cyst and calcification of cyst wall may occur in all stages of disease. AbstractOur case report showed that peripheral wall calcification of the hydatid cyst does not mean inactivation of the cyst and calcification of cyst wall may occur in all stages of disease. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Shahriar Hashemzadeh, Aysa Rezabakhsh, Reza Rahbarghazi, Hassan Amini Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Mucinous cystic neoplasm of the liver mimicking a hydatid cyst
Misdiagnosis of mucinous cystic neoplasms of the liver may have serious consequences due to their premalignant potential. A thorough understanding of their characteristic features and a high index of suspicion are mandatory. AbstractMisdiagnosis of mucinous cystic neoplasms of the liver may have serious consequences due to their premalignant potential. A thorough understanding of their characteristic features and a high index of suspicion are mandatory (Mod Pathol, 24, 2011, and 1079). (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Faten Limaiem, Sa âdia Bouraoui Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Faggot cells in therapy ‐related acute myeloid leukemia with inv(16)
Faggot cells are an uncommon finding in nonacute promyelocytic leukemia, even rarer when observed in mature granulocytic cells. Inv(16) should be dismissed when pre ‐eosinophilic granulation and faggot neutrophils are observed. AbstractFaggot cells are an uncommon finding in nonacute promyelocytic leukemia, even rarer when observed in mature granulocytic cells. Inv(16) should be dismissed when pre ‐eosinophilic granulation and faggot neutrophils are observed. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ana Vega Gonz ález de Viñaspre, Carlos De Miguel Sánchez, Diego Robles De Castro, Verónica Roldán Galiacho, Arantza Mendizabal Abad, José María Guinea De Castro Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Endovascular removal of a misplaced ureteral stent in the vena cava: a complication of ultrasound ‐guided percutaneous nephrolithotomy
Intravascular interventional therapy can be used to select patients to retrieve the ectopic intravascular DJS because it is relatively easy, less invasive, and has a high success rate. AbstractIntravascular migration of a double J stent into the inferior vena cava is an uncommon complication. Active prevention, timely diagnosis, and early intervention are crucial for this complication. Intravascular interventional therapy is relatively easy, less traumatic, and has a high success rate. It can be used to select patients for intravascular ectopic DJS treatment. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Chao Hu, Anyi Zhu, Xianhua Zhu, Ting Liang, Xiongbing Lu Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Ectopic parathyroid gland within carotid sheath
During operative exploration of the neck for parathyroid surgery, the surgeon should always consider possible ectopic locations of the glands and have a reasonable surgical strategy for locating these ectopic glands. AbstractDuring operative exploration of the neck for parathyroid surgery, the surgeon should always consider possible ectopic locations of the glands and have a reasonable surgical strategy for locating these ectopic glands. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Benjamin Ruimin Poh, Rahul Harshad Nagadia, Gerald Ci ‐An Tay Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Spontaneous rupture of a degenerated leiomyoma causing peritonitis and ileus during pregnancy: A case report
Degenerated leiomyomas can rupture during pregnancy, and leakage of the fluid causes peritonitis in rare cases. If peritonitis associated with a degenerated leiomyoma is observed, the occurrence of rupture of the leiomyoma should be considered. AbstractDegenerated leiomyomas can rupture during pregnancy, and leakage of the fluid causes peritonitis in rare cases. If peritonitis associated with a degenerated leiomyoma is observed, the occurrence of rupture of the leiomyoma should be considered. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mizuha Odagami, Mutsuko Makino, Etsuko Miyagi, Shigeru Aoki Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Association of polycythemia vera with positive JAK2V617F mutation and myasthenia gravis: A report of two cases
Screening for MG in patients with PV positive for JAK2V617F mutation can help in early diagnosis and treatment, resulting in a significant reduction in morbidity and mortality. AbstractScreening for MG in patients with PV positive for JAK2V617F mutation can help in early diagnosis and treatment, resulting in a significant reduction in morbidity and mortality. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Sreethish Sasi, Mohamed A. Yassin, Sadat Kamran, Vazgen Mnatsakanyan Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Upper gastrointestinal ischemia as a rare complication of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
When patients with PNH present with abdominal symptoms, thrombosis ‐induced gastrointestinal injury should be considered; computed tomography and esophagogastroduodenoscopy may help make the diagnosis of this potentially serious complication. AbstractWhen patients with PNH present with abdominal symptoms, thrombosis ‐induced gastrointestinal injury should be considered; computed tomography and esophagogastroduodenoscopy may help make the diagnosis of this potentially serious complication. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Masayuki Ueno, Yuichi Shimodate, Kazuya Okada, Ryosuke Takaya, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Motowo Mizuno Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Linac ‐based STereotactic Arrhythmia Radioablation (STAR) of ventricular tachycardia: Case report and literature review
Linac ‐based STereotactic Arrhythmia Radioablation (STAR) is a safety and effective approach for selected patients with ventricular arrhythmias. AbstractLinac ‐based STereotactic Arrhythmia Radioablation (STAR) is a safety and effective approach for selected patients with ventricular arrhythmias. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Alba Fiorentino, Antonio Di Monaco, Alessia Surgo, Nicola Vitulano, Fabiana Gregucci, Elena Ludovico, Roberta Carbonara, Federico Quadrini, Giuseppe Rubini, Ilaria Bonaparte, Massimo Grimaldi Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

A rare case of maxillary nodular fasciitis: Case report and short literature review
Nodular fasciitis has to be considered as an option in the presence of a solitary, rapidly growing mass even in older adults. When possible, direct surgery should be preferred to FNAC, particularly in the older adults because of high misdiagnostic risk AbstractNodular fasciitis has to be considered as an option in the presence of a solitary, rapidly growing mass even in older adults. When possible, direct surgery should be preferred to FNAC, particularly in the older adults because of high misdiagnostic risk. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mauro Massarelli, Francesco Paparo, Simone Benedetti Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Without a silhouette
Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a kind of malignant lymphoma that develops without a tumor mass. A fluid smear is of no use for the diagnosis of miscellaneous condition. Repeated cell ‐block smear with immunostaining is useful for the diagnosis of PEL. AbstractPrimary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a kind of malignant lymphoma that develops without a tumor mass. A fluid smear is of no use for the diagnosis of miscellaneous condition. Repeated cell ‐block smear with immunostaining is useful for the diagnosis of PEL. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Yosuke Sazumi, Kazuki Tokumasu, Hideharu Hagiya, Fumio Otsuka Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of buccal mucosa: A report of two rare cases and review of literatures
In the oral cavity, adenoid cystic carcinomas of the buccal mucosa are extremely rare. Minor salivary grand adenoid cystic carcinoma should receive aggressive treatment to achieve negative surgical margins to inhibit recurrence. AbstractIn the oral cavity, adenoid cystic carcinomas of the buccal mucosa are extremely rare. Minor salivary grand adenoid cystic carcinoma should receive aggressive treatment to achieve negative surgical margins to inhibit recurrence. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Abbas Karimi, Alireza Parhiz, Negin Eslamiamirabadi, Monir Moradzadeh Khiavi, Samira Derakhshan Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

A case of retropharyngeal emphysema as a complication of pneumothorax
Retropharyngeal emphysema is a rare condition, and it is important to determine whether the patient presents with complications including pneumomediastinum or other severe clinical presentations such as an upper airway obstruction. In such cases, patients should undergo urgent tracheostomy and surgical neck drainage with concurrent administration of broad ‐spectrum antibiotics. AbstractRetropharyngeal emphysema is a rare condition, and it is important to determine whether the patient presents with complications including pneumomediastinum or other severe clinical presentations such as an upper airway obstruction. In such...
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Tsuyoshi Suda, Tomoaki Yoneda, Yukari Ichikawa Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Case report: Professional cyclist diagnosed osteoarthritis of the knee grade II
After a physical therapy treatment on the injured knee and a biomechanical study of the position on the bicycle, the symptomatology of the patient's injured knee has improved. AbstractAfter a physical therapy treatment on the injured knee and a biomechanical study of the position on the bicycle, the symptomatology of the patient's injured knee has improved. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jorge Vel ázquez‐Saornil, Angélica Campón Chekroun, Elena Sánchez Jiménez, Ana Martín Jiménez, Manuel Vicente García, Sonia Gómez Sánchez, Encarnación Méndez Sánchez, Zacarías Sánchez Milá Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

A rare cause of persistent hyperparathyroidism
In a case of patient with persistent hypercalcemia after parathyroidectomy, different imaging techniques and particularly 18F ‐fluorocholine PET/CT are important to localize the adenoma even in a very unusual location. AbstractIn a case of patient with persistent hypercalcemia after parathyroidectomy, different imaging techniques and particularly 18F ‐fluorocholine PET/CT are important to localize the adenoma even in a very unusual location. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Laura Iconaru, Linda Spinato, Ruth Duttmann, Anne ‐Sophie Hambye, Arnaud Devriendt, Maxime Herchuelz, Celine Mathey, Rafik Karmali, Pierre Bergmann Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Follow ‐up CMR in a case of Loeffler endocarditis
The typical finding of hypereosinophilic syndrome (Eosinophilic myocarditis) in the delayed enhancement (DE) cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) is the “double V” sign, which includes 1. normal myocardium, 2. thickened enhanced endomyocardial layer, and 3. overlying apical thrombus. Corticosteroids may result in significant improvement of myocardial involvement. AbstractThe typical finding of hypereosinophilic syndrome (Eosinophilic myocarditis) in the delayed enhancement (DE) cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) is the “double V” sign, which includes (a) normal myocardium, (b) thickened enhanced endomyoca...
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Sanaz Asadian, Bahareh Jahanshahi, Nahid Rezaeian Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

A tricky case of cardiogenic shock: Diagnostic challenges in the COVID ‐19 era
Myocardial wall rupture should be considered in patients presenting with hypotension and STEMI especially of delayed onset. Diagnosing this entity in the COVID ‐19 era can be challenging—handheld echocardiography may aid toward this end. AbstractMyocardial wall rupture should be considered in patients presenting with hypotension and STEMI especially of delayed onset. Diagnosing this entity in the COVID ‐19 era can be challenging—handheld echocardiography may aid toward this end. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Vasileios Sachpekidis, Chris Adamopoulos, Antonios Datsios, Lampros Mosialos, Nikolaos Stamatiadis, Christos Gogos, Vasileios Poulianitis, Othonas Galanos, Sofia Stratilati, Ioannis Styliadis, Petros Nihoyannopoulos Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Spontaneous fragmentation of JJ stent can occur as early as 3  weeks post‐insertion: Case report
Spontaneous JJ stent fragmentation can occur as early as 3  weeks post‐insertion. This could be due to a hostile urine environment and might be avoided by strict dietary modification, adequate hydration, and close follow‐up. AbstractSpontaneous JJ stent fragmentation can occur as early as 3  weeks post‐insertion. This could be due to a hostile urine environment and might be avoided by strict dietary modification, adequate hydration, and close follow‐up. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Fayez T. Hammad Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Euglycemic DKA (euDKA) as a presentation of COVID ‐19
COVID ‐19 in the setting of SGLT2 inhibitor use may precipitate euglycemic DKA separate from known acute viral illness and dehydration precipitants. There should be consideration of proactive discontinuation of these medications in these patients. AbstractCOVID ‐19 in the setting of SGLT2 inhibitor use may precipitate euglycemic DKA separate from known acute viral illness and dehydration precipitants. There should be consideration of proactive discontinuation of these medications in these patients. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Bhagwan Dass, Andrew Beck, Cody Holmes, Glenville Morton Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Absent lunula: An overlooked finding in chronic kidney disease
We highlight the importance of a thorough nail examination in every clinical encounter, especially in uremic patients. Absent lunula should prompt the clinician to rule out underlying kidney disease even in the absence of signs of uremia. AbstractWe highlight the importance of a thorough nail examination in every clinical encounter, especially in uremic patients. Absent lunula should prompt the clinician to rule out underlying kidney disease even in the absence of signs of uremia. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Najla Daadaa, Asmahane Souissi, Badreddine Ben Kaab, Mohamed Karim Zouaghi, Mourad Mokni Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Iatrogenic esophageal and tracheal perforation with tracheoesophageal fistula following emergency intubation
Iatrogenic tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) through direct penetration of esophageal and tracheal walls is exceedingly rare. Body tissues sealing around the tube may result in delayed development of respiratory complications and diagnosis. Pneumomediastinum and pneumothorax may be absent. Maintaining the airway through TEF until tracheostomy resulted in a satisfactory outcome. AbstractIatrogenic tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) through direct penetration of esophageal and tracheal walls is exceedingly rare. Body tissues sealing around the tube may result in delayed development of respiratory complications and diagnosis. Pneu...
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Akram Alkrekshi, Hazim Bukamur Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

An unexpected cause of lower gastrointestinal bleeding
Although appendiceal bleeding is rare, physicians should keep this finding in mind as a possible cause of bleeding from the right colon because the colonoscopic diagnosis may be essential in determining the need for surgical intervention. AbstractAlthough appendiceal bleeding is rare, physicians should keep this finding in mind as a possible cause of bleeding from the right colon because the colonoscopic diagnosis may be essential in determining the need for surgical intervention. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Daisuke Murakami, Hideaki Harada, Yuji Amano Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Terlipressin ‐induced foot ischemia
Terlipressin ‐induced peripheral ischemia is a rare side effect of the drug, which should be timely identified and treated to prevent permanent necrosis. AbstractTerlipressin ‐induced peripheral ischemia is a rare side effect of the drug, which should be timely identified and treated to prevent permanent necrosis. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Fateen Ata, Ahmed Mohamed Elmudathir Ahmed Osman, Ines Dakhlia, Muhammad Zahid Tags: CLINICAL IMAGE Source Type: research

Life ‐threatening laryngeal injury in Elite Rugby Union: Prevention and management laryngeal trauma in rugby
Laryngeal trauma is a life ‐threatening injury in contact sports. Due to its potentially devastating consequences, the prevention, diagnosis, and management of neck trauma both pitch side and at the hospital are essential for athletes. AbstractLaryngeal trauma is a life ‐threatening injury in contact sports. Due to its potentially devastating consequences, the prevention, diagnosis, and management of neck trauma both pitch side and at the hospital are essential for athletes. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Bamidele Famokunwa, Simon Kemp, Julia Selby, Gitta Madani, Guri Sandhu, James H. Hull Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Ectopic insulin secretion by a large ‐cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix
In patients presenting with hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia with a nonpancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, the diagnosis of an ectopic insulin ‐secreting tumor should be considered, and investigated further with confirmatory insulin staining. AbstractIn patients presenting with hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia with a nonpancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, the diagnosis of an ectopic insulin ‐secreting tumor should be considered, and investigated further with confirmatory insulin staining. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mawson Wang, Quinlan Vasey, Winny Varikatt, Mark Mclean Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Osteogenesis Imperfecta in neonatal period in Cameroon: A case report
Early forms of Osteogenesis Imperfecta should be considered as main etiology of bone deformities in newborns. Prenatal diagnosis and genetic counseling should be improved in Africa. Management of these children remains difficult in low ‐income countries. AbstractEarly forms of Osteogenesis Imperfecta should be considered as main etiology of bone deformities in newborns. Prenatal diagnosis and genetic counseling should be improved in Africa. Management of these children remains difficult in low ‐income countries. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ritha Carole Mbono Betoko, Suzanne Ngo Um Sap, Marie ‐Ange Ngo Yamben, Jocelyn Tony Nengom, Paul Koki Ndombo Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Metastatic follicular dendritic cell sarcoma treated with gemcitabine plus docetaxel with an outstanding survival: A case report and review of literature
Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma responded dramatically to chemotherapy with gemcitabine and docetaxel. AbstractFollicular dendritic cell sarcoma responded dramatically to chemotherapy with gemcitabine and docetaxel. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ebrahim Esmati, Kasra Kolahdouzan Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Thrombocytosis with acquired von Willebrand disease in an adolescent with sickle cell disease
Thrombocytosis is common in sickle cell disease and may contribute to vaso ‐occlusion. Hydroxyurea treats extreme thrombocytosis. Acquired von Willebrand disease should be considered prior to aspirin therapy. AbstractThrombocytosis is common in sickle cell disease and may contribute to vaso ‐occlusion. Hydroxyurea treats extreme thrombocytosis. Acquired von Willebrand disease should be considered prior to aspirin therapy. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Marianne E. M. Yee, Glaivy Batsuli, Satheesh Chonat, Sunita Park Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Hypocalcemia as an important differential diagnosis in patients suffering from stridor following thyroidectomy
AbstractIt is essential to consider hypocalcemia as a cause of stridor, especially following postoperative thyroidectomy, as hypocalcemia secondary to hypoparathyroidism is an important differential diagnosis. Advances in intraoperative technology to optimize the vascularization of the parathyroid glands can help to predict and prevent patients from a postoperative hypoparathyroidism. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Christine Nitschke, Tarek Ghadban, Jakob Izbicki, Rainer Grotel üschen Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Torsades de pointes after prolonged intravenous amiodarone therapy for atrial fibrillation
Amiodarone can induce TdP; therefore, it should be avoided as a first choice for therapy in patients without heart disease. Careful QT interval monitoring, especially during intravenous use, can prevent development of this life ‐threatening arrhythmia. AbstractAmiodarone can induce TdP; therefore, it should be avoided as a first choice for therapy in patients without heart disease. Careful QT interval monitoring, especially during intravenous use, can prevent development of this life ‐threatening arrhythmia. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Irina Nordkin, Tatyana Levinas, Inna Rosenfeld, Majdi Halabi Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Transient spontaneous chylothorax presented with neck pain and swelling in a patient with latent TB: Case report
The aim of this case report is to raise awareness about self ‐limited spontaneous chylothorax. Extensive workup for small nontraumatic chylothorax may not be justified. AbstractThe aim of this case report is to raise awareness about self ‐limited spontaneous chylothorax. Extensive workup for small nontraumatic chylothorax may not be justified. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hussam Almasri, Riyadh Hammamy, Ans Alamami, Mohamed Khalid Shariff Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Hypocalcemiaas an important differential diagnosis in patients suffering from stridor following thyroidectomy
AbstractIt is essential to consider hypocalcemia as a cause of stridor, especially following postoperative thyroidectomy, as hypocalcemia secondary to hypoparathyroidism is an important differential diagnosis. Advances in intraoperative technology to optimize the vascularization of the parathyroid glands can help to predict and prevent patients from a postoperative hypoparathyroidism. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Christine Nitschke, Tarek Ghadban, Jakob Izbicki, Rainer Grotel üschen Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Concomitant septal myectomy and mitral valve repair in a child with Noonan syndrome
We successfully performed concomitant septal myectomy and mitral valve repair in a child with Noonan syndrome. AbstractWe successfully performed concomitant septal myectomy and mitral valve repair in a child with Noonan syndrome. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Toshio Doi, Daisuke Toritsuka, Akihiko Higashida, Shigeki Yokoyama, Kazuaki Fukahara, Naoki Yoshimura Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Diverticulitis in the sigmoid colon presenting with only lower anterior chest pain
Lower chest pain due to referred pain can rarely occur as the only symptom in patients with sigmoid colon diverticulitis. When evaluating patients with lower chest pain, try to examine abdomen carefully after ruling out major causes of chest pain. AbstractAn 80 ‐year‐old man who presented with only lower anterior chest pain was diagnosed as sigmoid colon diverticulitis. His chest pain was considered to be referred pain from a disease at sigmoid colon, which should be suspected when other major causes of chest pain are excluded. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Masaki Tago, Risa Hirata, Yoshio Hisata, Oie Satsuki, Tokushima Yoshinori, Hidetoshi Aihara, Motoshi Fujiwara, Shu ‐ichi Yamashita Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Marked improvement of oral intake with nivolumab monotherapy in a patient with microsatellite instability ‐high gastric cancer with insufficient oral intake
Although immune checkpoint inhibitors are commonly less effective for patients with a poor general condition, they can be effective and should be considered for poor general conditions in the case of MSI ‐H tumor. AbstractAlthough immune checkpoint inhibitors are commonly less effective for patients with a poor general condition, they can be effective and should be considered for poor general conditions in the case of MSI ‐H tumor. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Takatsugu Ogata, Yukiya Narita, Kazunari Misawa, Waki Hosoda, Kei Muro Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Essential thrombocythemia with (type2) calreticulin presented as stuttering priapism case report and review of literature
Priapism is a rare presentation and complication of ET that might be underreported. In ET, priapism can present as an ischemic or stuttering type. These patients are more likely to be anemic and have a high platelet count. AbstractPriapism is a rare presentation and complication of ET that might be underreported. In ET, priapism can present as an ischemic or stuttering type. These patients are more likely to be anemic and have a high platelet count. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Elrazi Awadelkarim Ali, Abdulqadir Jeprel Nashwan, Mohamed A Yassin Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Simultaneous occurrence of Pyoderma Gangrenosum and Palmoplantar Pustular Psoriasis: Is it an association or coincidental findings?
Pyoderma Gangrenosum and Palmoplantar Pustular Psoriasis share the common pathogenesis, histological features, age group, and female preponderance that suggests a common etiological link. AbstractPyoderma Gangrenosum and Palmoplantar Pustular Psoriasis share the common pathogenesis, histological features, age group, and female preponderance that suggests a common etiological link. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Chapagain Pukar, Agrawal Sudha, Paudyal Punam Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Diesel siphoner's lung: An unusual cause of hydrocarbon pneumonitis
The practice of manual siphoning of diesel from fuel tanks is common among automobile mechanics in Nepal. When an automobile mechanic with a history of diesel siphonage presents with respiratory symptoms, the diesel siphoner's lung diagnosis should be considered. Clinical suspicion confirmed by radiological findings can help in early management and prevention of permanent damage. AbstractThe practice of manual siphoning of diesel from fuel tanks is common among automobile mechanics in Nepal. When an automobile mechanic with a history of diesel siphonage presents with respiratory symptoms, the diesel siphoner's lung diagnos...
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Tirtha Man Shrestha, Suraj Bhatta, Ramesh Balayar, Sagar Pokhrel, Pankaj Pant, Gaurav Nepal Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Osseointegrated implant ‐retained auricular prosthesis constructed using cone‐beam computed tomography and a prosthetically driven digital workflow: a case report
Digital workflow designed to guide auricular implant placement for fixed retained prosthesis. AbstractProsthetically driven workflows using CBCT, digital optical scanning, 3D ‐printed molds and frameworks, and dental implant component attachments to osseointegrated fixtures can produce anatomically accurate, esthetic, durable silicone ear replacements. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Daniel Domingue, Nathan Cory Glenn, Allison Vest, James R. White Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

The role of red blood cell exchange in sickle cell disease in patient with COVID ‐19 infection and pulmonary infiltrates
Due to the overlap between ACS and COVID ‐19 pneumonia, we recommend close monitoring for those patients and offering them RBC exchange early in the course of the disease to avoid clinical deterioration. AbstractDue to the overlap between ACS and COVID ‐19 pneumonia, we recommend close monitoring for those patients and offering them RBC exchange early in the course of the disease to avoid clinical deterioration. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Lina Okar, Maya Aldeeb, Mohamed A. Yassin Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Clinical and histopathological differential diagnosis of Laugier ‐Hunziker syndrome: An extremely rare case with unusual extensive oral hyperpigmentation
Laugier ‐Hunziker syndrome is a rare and benign disorder characterized by hyperpigmentation of the lips and buccal mucosae with associated longitudinal melanonychia of nails. Clinical correlation is needed to rule out other pigmentary disorders. AbstractLaugier ‐Hunziker syndrome is a rare and benign disorder characterized by hyperpigmentation of the lips and buccal mucosae with associated longitudinal melanonychia of nails. Clinical correlation is needed to rule out other pigmentary disorders. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Verena Toedtling, Fiona Carol Crawford Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Intracytoplasmic dot ‐like inclusions as cytopathologically useful findings of ependymoma: Case report of adolescent supratentorial anaplastic ependymoma with clear cell morphology
Pediatric supratentorial ependymomas often have a clear cell morphology and reveal aRELA fusion. When a clear cell neoplasm is intraoperatively diagnosed, intracytoplasmic dot ‐like inclusions by cytology are a useful cytopathological feature of ependymoma. AbstractPediatric supratentorial ependymomas often have a clear cell morphology and reveal aRELA fusion. When a clear cell neoplasm is intraoperatively diagnosed, intracytoplasmic dot ‐like inclusions by cytology are a useful cytopathological feature of ependymoma. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Taku Homma, Reina Mizuno, Yu Miyama, Tomonari Suzuki, Eita Uchida, Jun ‐ichi Adachi, Masanori Yasuda Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Ten ‐year‐old boy with atypical COVID‐19 symptom presentation: A case report
Since reactive arthritis (ReA) and urticaria could be seen in this age group along with atypical COVID ‐19 symptom presentation, pediatrics should be familiar with urticarial rashes and ReA in COVID‐19 to enable early diagnoses of infected individuals. AbstractSince reactive arthritis (ReA) and urticaria could be seen in this age group along with atypical COVID ‐19 symptom presentation, pediatrics should be familiar with urticarial rashes and ReA in COVID‐19 to enable early diagnoses of infected individuals. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hamidreza Houshmand, Mahdi Abounoori, Reza Ghaemi, Sara Bayat, Gholamreza Houshmand Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Gingival bleeding associated with COVID ‐19 infection
Gingival bleeding, which was not previously present, may be a preceding symptom associated with COVID ‐19 infections, preceding or coincidental with fever, other clinical signs, and positive testing. AbstractGingival bleeding, which was not previously present, may be a preceding symptom associated with COVID ‐19 infections, preceding or coincidental with fever, other clinical signs, and positive testing. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Rahaf Manzalawi, Khulud Alhmamey, Mohamed Abdelrasoul Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Acute aortic dissection combined with cardiac tamponade in an elderly patient saved by pericardial drainage: A case report
Acute aortic dissection combined with cardiac tamponade is fatal. The radical treatment is an aortic replacement; however, the risk is high. We suggest conservative treatment with pericardial drainage as a treatment option in elderly patients with comorbidities. AbstractAcute aortic dissection combined with cardiac tamponade is fatal. The radical treatment is an aortic replacement; however, the risk is high. We suggest conservative treatment with pericardial drainage as a treatment option in elderly patients with comorbidities. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kazunobu Une, Yui Hidaka, Junji Maeda, Hiroki Kinoshita, Hiroshi Kodama, Katsutoshi Sato Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research

Issue Information
Clinical Case Reports, Volume 8, Issue 11, Page 2093-2096, November 2020. (Source: Clinical Case Reports)
Source: Clinical Case Reports - November 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: ISSUE INFORMATION Source Type: research