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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3235.1510080

A Common Low Back Pain Hiding Tuberculoussacro-Iliitis

Hiba Ben Ayed and S Miladi

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: November 13, 2021

Isolated tuberculosis of the sacrum is rarely reported in the literature, mostly limited to sporadic cases, with a frequency estimated at for approximately 0.3 to 0.5% of all tuberculosis cases. Its presenting symptoms are non-specific, with a predominance of vague backpain. Herein, we report the case of a 61-year-old healthy female who visited our outpatient unit complaining about a history of low back pain lasting for 2 years. Her symptoms predominated on the right side with no radicular irrad...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3235.1510079

A Surrogate for Liver Function: The Usefulness of Liver Enhancement in Hepatobiliary Phase in MRI Liver using Hepatocyte Specific Contrast Agent

Nur Yazmin Yaacob, MD, MMed

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: October 28, 2021

The objective of this study is to assess the usefulness of contrast enhanced MRI liver using hepatocyte specific contrast agent in the hepatobiliary phase to determine liver function in the form of a model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) score and a new model for end-stage liver disease (MELD-Na) score. It is also done to determine the cut off value of relative enhancement for non-liver impairment (NLI) and liver impairment (LI). A total of 112 patients who had MRI liver performed using Gd-EO...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3235.1510078

Uterine Artery Embolization for Fibroid: Pre and Post Procedure Size Response According to the Location

Mohammed Hussain Al Metlag, Abeer F Al-Dhawi, Sattam Al Russayes, Ibrahim Alrashidi, Abdulaziz Almathami, Sultan Nasser Al Ammari, Fares Ali Ahmed Garad and Faisal Al Ahmari

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: October 06, 2021

A retrospective record-based study was conducted at interventional radiology department of prince sultan military medical city in Riyadh city. Medical files of all women above 18 years who underwent uterine artery embolization during the period from January 2015 to January 2020 were reviewed. All included women files were initially assessed for their data including age, puncture site, pre- and post-procedure size and location of the fibroids. Post-procedure size change and complications were ass...

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