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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410290

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in a Cancer Patient with Dextrocardia and Situs Inversus

Patrick Lahoud

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: October 25, 2019

Although dextrocardia occurs rarely, the incidence of coronary artery disease is similar to the general population. Few cases of coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in patients with dextrocardia have been reported. Because of unfamiliarity with performing catheterization, transradial coronary angiography has seldom been performed in a patient with dextrocardia. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of successful coronary angiography and ad hoc coron...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410269

General Surgery Approach to Neurofibromatosis Cases

Ethem Bilgic and Eyup Murat Yilmaz

Article Type: Mini Review | First Published: May 31, 2019

Neurofibromatosis is one of the most common autosomal dominant tumor syndromes with 1: 3000 birth incidence and 1: 4000 prevalence. Neurofibromatosis has three main forms, clinical and genetic. Von Recklinghausen disease or Neurofibromatosis is the most common known as type 1 (NF-1). Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF-2) and Schwannomatosis are two other forms....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410268

Diagnosing Genitourinary Tuberculosis: A Case Report

Chitsimran Mann, Gina Maki, DO, Marcus Zervos, MD and Nidhi Ravishankar

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: May 30, 2019

Genitourinary Tuberculosis (GUTB) is a common manifestation of tuberculosis and usually results from the reactivation of old, dormant tuberculous diseases by pathogens of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex. Most often, GUTB has a varied presentation ranging from irritative voiding symptoms to renal failure. Due to this varied presentation, diagnosis of GUTB is often very difficult. We present a case of a reproductive-age female with asymptomatic infertility. Many diagnostic measures failed t...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410267

Cardiac Lipoma: Diagnosis after Cardiac Arrest

Elaine dos Reis Coutinho, Jose de Arimatea Francisco, Daniele Orrico, Mauricio Lopes Marson, Cleydicion Eloy da Costa, Gustavo Calado de Aguiar Ribeiro, Jose Humberto Pucci de Mesquita Filho, Aloisio Marchi da Rocha and Jose Francisco Kerr Saraiva

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: May 29, 2019

A 24-year-old female patient was admitted to the emergency room with palpitations associated with precordial pain and dyspnea. She was pale, sweating, with the heart rate 220 bpm and blood pressure 80 × 40 mmHg. The ECG demonstrated a sustained ventricular tachycardia rhythm evolving to a ventricular fibrillation rhythm. Four defibrillation attempts were performed with 360 J until obtained to sinus rhythm. ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410266

Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma of Thyroid: A Case Report

Youn Joo Jung, Dong-il Kim, Hyun-june Paik, Jeong Hee Lee and Hyun Yul Kim

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: May 29, 2019

Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas are a relatively recently recognized subset of B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. Generally, mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas in the thyroid gland are known to have good prognosis, but recurrence and metastasis have also been reported....

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