Clinical Medical

Reviews and Case ReportsISSN: 2378-3656


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410435

Cyclopia, A Rare Congenital Malformation: A Case Report in a Resource-Limited Setting in Sub-Saharan Africa

Therence N. Dingana, Carlson Sama, Nuh T. Zeh, Herbert Fonteh, Achuasah M. Tah-Atam and Gloria Ashuntantang

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2023/09/30

Cyclopia is a rare and severe form of holoprosencephaly, a condition in which the forebrain fails to divide into two hemispheres during embryonic development. It is poorly reported in sub-Saharan Africa. We report the case of a 21-years-old G2P1001 lady who was referred to our service for better management of preterm labor. She was 29 weeks pregnant, and her cervix was 4 cm dilated on arrival. ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410434

Painless Stanford A Aortic Dissection: A Case Report

Gabin Kenfack, Julien Guihaire, Yamen Lababidi, Kamal Benaoudia, Ahmed Guesmi and Abdenacer Cheikh

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2023/09/30

We describe the case of a 58-year-old black male smoker patient with untreated hypertension admitted to the emergency room without symptoms, having presented a few hours earlier, moderate chest pain with transient sweating. The clinical examination found blood pressure asymmetry and a weaker radial pulse on the right arm. The ECG showed nonspecific abnormalities....

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