Application of Multiple Novel Imaging Modalities for Guidance and Treatment of the Patient with Subaortic Stenosis
Xiaomei Lin, Howard Axelrod, Bruno Dantas, Patrick O'Beirne, Kenneth Khaw, Edward Wrobleski, John Saia, Gerald Ukrainski, Lannae Ewing, Chad Bousanti, Lawrence J Wehner and Jingsheng Zheng
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 30, 2015
Discrete Subvalvar Aortic Stenosis (DSS) is an uncommon acquired cause of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction (LVOT) and often found during Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE). The membranes are located adjacent to the Aortic Valve (AV) or extended to the anterior leaflet of the mitral valve. The high-velocity systolic jet collides and damages the AV leaflets making the valve more likely to fail and more susceptible to clot and vegetation formation....
Paediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma and Radiation Therapy: 3DCRT vs VMAT. A Case Report
Annalisa Nardone, Leonarda Rella, Anna Milella, Antonio Pascali, Pasquale Tamborra, Michele Telegrafo and Marco Lioce
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 02, 2015
Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL) is one of the most common cancers in young adult. Early stage Hodgkin disease has a good prognosis and high survival rates with modern therapeutic approaches. Clinical management of early stage HL involves two therapeutic options: one is combined modality therapy with abbreviated chemotherapy plus involved field radiation therapy (IFRT) and the other is chemotherapy alone....
Features of Colon Cancer with Liver Metastasis: A Case Report and Literature Review
Ruijun Bao and Lijiang Ma
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 01, 2015
According to American Cancer Society, there estimated to have one million new colorectal cancer cases worldwide each year, and half of them die from clinical complications and metastasis. The dominant metastasis site for patient with colon cancer is liver. In this report, a 77-year-old male presented with occult blood in stool, weight loss and abnormal liver function tests....