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  1. There is a lack of knowledge about the biological process of intercorporal bone graft remodeling after posterior lumbar interbody fusion surgery and whether this process is associated with changes in back pain...

    Authors: Joey F. H. Reijmer, Job L. C. van Susante, Moyo C. Kruijt, Maarten J. van Gorp and Lex D. de Jong
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:337
  2. 17-Hydroxylase deficiency is the rarest form of congenital adrenal hyperplasia, a disorder that affects steroidogenesis, causing abnormal hormone levels. Studies have shown a clear association between 17-hydro...

    Authors: Elay Rabinovich, Anat Hershko-Klement and Yaakov Bentov
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:336
  3. Trigeminal trophic syndrome is a rare cranial and facial condition caused by damage to the central or peripheral branches of the trigeminal nerve. This syndrome consists of a triad of anesthesia, paresthesia, ...

    Authors: Stephen Apanga, Mohammed Alhassan and Bawa Abdulai
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:335
  4. Leiomyosarcoma is a tumor that can develop in any organ that contains smooth muscles. Although leiomyosarcoma is common, its epididymal localization is quite rare.

    Authors: Hong-Jie Chen, Yao-dong Han, Dong-hai Li, Wu Li and Jun Zhang
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:333
  5. Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma is a benign brain tumor that occurs in patients with tuberous sclerosis complex. Surgical removal is the traditional treatment, and expert opinion is strongly against the us...

    Authors: Randa Kamel and Dirk Van den Berge
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:330
  6. Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne viral infection with a broad spectrum of clinical manifestations. Expanded dengue syndrome includes unusual manifestations that do not fall into the categories of dengue fever,...

    Authors: Piyum Samarasingha, Harindra Karunatilake, Ananda Jayanaga, Hansani Jayawardhana and Dilshan Priyankara
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:329
  7. Pompe disease, a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by acid alpha-glucosidase deficiency, results in progressive glycogen accumulation and multisystem dysfunction. Enzyme replacement therapy with recombi...

    Authors: Sandra Milena Castellar-Leones, Fernando Ortiz-Corredor, Daniel Manrique-Hernández, Diana Sánchez-Peñarete, Edicson Ruiz-Ospina, Diana Soto-Peña and Cristian Correa-Arrieta
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:328
  8. Escherichia coli is a major human pathogen responsible for a broad range of clinical illnesses. It has been linked to endemic and epidemic nosocomial diseases caused by multidrug-resistant pathogens in Sudan as w...

    Authors: Mohammed Yahya Ahmed, Babbiker Mohammed Taher Gorish, Esraa Mohammed Alhaj, Mayasir Abd Elmoniem Abd Elrhim, Shimaa Saifaldeen Siddig and Hisham N. Altayb
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:326
  9. Surgery for pediatric cleft lip and palate repair often utilizes high-dose opioids and inhaled anesthesia, thereby causing postoperative complications such as desaturation and/or severe agitation after anesthe...

    Authors: Corry Quando Yahya, Lucky Andriyanto and Yantoko Azis Priyadi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:342
  10. Lymphoid neoplasm is a common disease, arising from lymphoid cells. It is divided into Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma can be intranodular or extranodular, which happens in 25% ...

    Authors: Kenana Tawashi, Tuka Hamasho, Mustafa Al-Hussien and Ameen Ammar
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:325
  11. Diagnosing non-gestational uterine choriocarcinoma in children is challenging because of its rarity and nonspecific imaging findings. Herein, we report a case of non-gestational uterine choriocarcinoma in a ch...

    Authors: Faisol Darmawan, Aditya Rifqi Fauzi, Rogatianus Bagus Pratignyo, Pieri Kumaladewi, Andrini Esha Rahmadanty, Andreas Niko Santhony, Hanggoro Tri Rinonce and Gunadi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:323
  12. Metastatic brain abscesses caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae are extremely rare but life-threatening conditions. To depict a unique case of the middle-aged hypertensive man with an unusual presentation of metastati...

    Authors: Ghazaleh Jamalipoursufi, Ali Hajihashemi, Shokouh Sadeghizade and Mahsa Geravandi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:320
  13. This case highlights several complications of a late and rare presentation of culture-negative Streptococcus pyogenes endocarditis of a previously repaired mitral valve with an annuloplasty ring including recurre...

    Authors: Jonathan K. Schilling, Robert Tungate, Pranav M. Patel, Jack Sun and Antonio H. Frangieh
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:340
  14. Cold agglutination syndrome is a subtype of autoimmune hemolytic anemia. The condition is referred to as “cold” because the antibodies become active and induce hemolysis at cold temperatures, typically 3–4 °C,...

    Authors: Masaharu Aga, So Okubo, Toshiki Ikeda, Yuko Higashi, Yusuke Hamakawa, Suguru Matsuzaka, Kazuhito Miyazaki, Yuri Taniguchi, Yuki Misumi, Yoko Agemi, Yukiko Nakamura, Tsuneo Shimokawa, Yoshinobu Aisa and Hiroaki Okamoto
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:318
  15. Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma is a rare renal tumor. It has been recognized as a distinct entity in the 2004 World Health Organization tumor classification. Since then, several dozen of these tum...

    Authors: Kays Chaker, Mahdi Marrak, Nader Gharbia, Alia Zehani, Yassine Ouanes and Yassine Nouira
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:339
  16. Mastoiditis frequently occurs in children as they are more susceptible to middle ear infections, but infrequently occurs in adults. A rare complication that results from mastoiditis and an obstructing choleste...

    Authors: Alexandra J. Toloczko, Thomas S. Davis and Mayada H. Issa
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:317
  17. Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis (CTX, OMIM #213700) is a rare inherited metabolic disease caused by the mutation in the CYP27A1 gene. Spinal CTX is a rare clinical subgroup of CTX which lacks typical symptoms seen...

    Authors: Je Hong Min, Yoon Seob Kim, Myeong Jin Son and In Soo Joo
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:334
  18. Surgery is the standard care for patients with early-stage lung cancer, and stereotactic body radiation therapy is an option for those who are medically inoperable or refuse surgery. Medical developments in di...

    Authors: Naoko Ishida, Kenji Nagata, Jyunki Fukuda, Yasuo Oguma, Tomonori Hirashima, Kenichi Minami, Yasumasa Nishimura and Yukinori Matsuo
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:316
  19. Extraskeletal osteosarcoma is an extremely rare malignancy that accounts for 1% of soft tissue sarcoma and 4.3% of all osteosarcoma. Extraskeletal osteosarcoma can develop in a patient between the ages of 48 a...

    Authors: Wifanto Saditya Jeo, Shintia Christina, Nathaniel Jason Zacharia and Khalikul Razi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:332
  20. Zinc fever is well described in medical literature, particularly in workers after handling zinc-containing materials at high temperatures e.g., in the welding of hot-dip galvanized steel sheets. It is not know...

    Authors: Kerstin Belting, Christian Eisenhawer, Rolf Merget, Thomas Brüning and Christian Monsé
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:331
  21. Central nervous system involvement in chronic lymphocytic leukemia rarely occurs, and there is no standard therapy for central nervous system involvement in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This article aims to a...

    Authors: Li-Yuan Qin, Ye Geng, Jian-Feng Mu, Wen-Jun Wang, Cai-Xia Zhang, Yi-Nan Gao and Jian-Xia He
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:315
  22. Red Ear Syndrome is a burning sensation and erythema of the ear, associated with a various number of disorders including migraine, trigeminal neuralgia, autoimmune disorders etc. Theories for RES pathophysiolo...

    Authors: Grace M. Callan, Frederick Freitag and Amir Soheil Tolebeyan
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:327
  23. Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the second most common infectious cause of death in adults worldwide. The ability of this organism to efficiently establish latent infection has enabled it to spread to nearly one-th...

    Authors: Endeshaw Asaye Kindie, Tigist Hailu Belachew, Lidetu Temeche Habte, Samuel Addisu Abera, Addisu Minaye Dejen, Sileshi Ayele Abebe and Yohannis Derbew Molla
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:324
  24. The current study presents a novel and precise surgical technique for complete reconstruction of the aortic valve using glutaraldehyde-treated autologous pericardium in a patient with aortic valve disease and ...

    Authors: Feridoun Sabzi, Aghigh Heydari and Atefeh Asadmobini
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:314
  25. Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations are a relatively uncommon medical condition, affecting roughly 1 in every 2500 individuals. Of those suffering from pulmonary arteriovenous malformations, 80% have an unde...

    Authors: Salaar Ahmed, Amna Irfan Ansari, Abdullah Saeed Khan and Javaid Ahmed Khan
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:313
  26. Manifestation of cystic hygroma in adulthood is very rare. The rarity of cystic hygroma in adults has caused problems in its diagnosis and management and few studies have reported cystic hygroma in adults.

    Authors: Shahnam Askarpour, Milad Arabi, Hossein Ghaedamini and Fardis Salmanpour
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:311
  27. Intellectual disability is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by significant impairments in intellectual functioning and adaptive behavior. Cognitive flexibility and attention are crucial cognitive do...

    Authors: Zahra Ghahri Lalaklou, Elahe Haghighat-Manesh, AmirHossein Montazeri Ghahjavarestani and Ezzatollah Ahmadi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:310
  28. Myasthenic crisis (MC) is a life-threatening complication of myasthenia gravis (MG), necessitating ventilation. Achieving a safe and timely diagnosis of myasthenic crisis with atypical, isolated presentation i...

    Authors: Simona Petkovic Miletic and Sheikh Ruksana Binte Ahmed
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:319
  29. Hodgkin’s lymphoma (HL) is an extremely rare cause of ocular inflammation that is usually not considered in the typical workup of uveitis and other eye diseases. A few cases of ocular inflammation were reporte...

    Authors: Anna Zein-El-Din, Rami Abdo, Amina Elbachti, Gabriel Boustani, Dany Salik and Sayeh Pourjavan
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:309
  30. Follicular lymphoma typically follows an indolent and relapsing course often requiring several treatment cycles to achieve remission. Some patients opt to use complementary and alternative therapies particular...

    Authors: Sahmla Gabriel, Toshia R. Myers, Natasha Thompson and Alan C. Goldhamer
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:302
  31. Pulmonary aspergillosis is a prevalent opportunistic fungal infection that can lead to mortality in pediatric patients with underlying immunosuppression. Appropriate and timely treatment of pulmonary aspergill...

    Authors: Neginsadat Hosseinikargar, Hossein Zarrinfar, Seyed Javad Seyedi and Seyedeh Sabereh Mojtahedi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:301
  32. Necrotizing myopathies and muscle necrosis can be caused by immune-mediated mechanisms, drugs, ischemia, and infections, and differential diagnosis may be challenging.

    Authors: Anne M. Kerola, Kari K. Eklund, Heikki Valleala, Olli Tynninen, Jaakko Helve, Ville Haapamäki and Mari Eriksson
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:300
  33. Choriocarcinoma is a highly malignant pregnancy-related trophoblastic neoplasm, characterized by early metastasis to the lungs. Therefore, patients may manifest nongynecological symptoms owing to distant metas...

    Authors: Amir Masoud Jafari-Nozad and Najmeh Jahani
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:298
  34. Urinothorax and urinoma are rare complications of obstructive uropathy. They might occur due to persistent high back pressure on the renal parenchyma. Urinothorax usually arises while the obstruction exists; i...

    Authors: AbdulRahman AlDaithan, Mohamed Basuni and Mohamed ElSeadawy
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:308
  35. Colon volvulus is the twisting of a segment of colon on its mesenteric axis, which can lead to the obstruction of the lumen and the blood supply. Colon volvulus is common in “volvulus belt” countries and can i...

    Authors: Dilawer Chofan Charo, Fares Medhat Mohammad, Mahmoud Issam Ghmera, Batoul Aksam Saker and Ayman Ali Ghosnah
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:297
  36. Since the beginning of the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, the most common skin lesions observed due to infection with the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 are pseudochilblains (or coronaviru...

    Authors: Marie Pouxe, Aziz Abdulkarim, Serge de Vallière, Teofila Seremet, Bernard Favrat and Ioannis Kokkinakis
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:307
  37. Pseudomyxoma peritonei is an infrequent condition with a global annual incidence of only one to two cases per million people. Mucinous neoplasms, widespread intraperitoneal implants, and mucinous ascites chara...

    Authors: Priyanka Garg, Nikhil Garg, Sameer Peer, Deepika Chholak and Manjit Kaur
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:296
  38. Insulin autoantibody syndrome (IAS), or Hirata disease, is caused by high concentrations of insulin autoantibodies, which result in spontaneous, mainly post-prandial, hypoglycemic episodes. We report a case of...

    Authors: Ishanya Abeyagunawardena, Chirath Madurapperuma, Poobalasingham Thuvarakan, Zeenath Thowfeek, Nagaratnam Sujeewa, Gaya Katulanda and Harindra Karunatilake
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:292
  39. Acute hepatitis A infection is common among children in developing nations. The clinical presentation in children is usually asymptomatic and anicteric, and it is a self-limiting infection. Rarely, it can be a...

    Authors: Fatima Breim, Bakri Roumi Jamal, Lama Kanaa, Saleh Bourghol, Besher Jazmati and Samia Dadah
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:304
  40. Hemorrhage is the most common major complication after liver biopsy. Hemothorax is one type of bleeding and is very rare and dangerous. Several cases of hemothorax subsequent to liver biopsy have been document...

    Authors: Jing-ru Yang, Sai Wu, Jian Li, Xiao-juan Tian, Zhuo-xi Xue and Xiao-yan Niu
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:303
  41. Free gingival graft is commonly used to augment the keratinized mucosa and vestibular depth around dental implants. The proper suturing technique is fundamental to achieve a successful result following free gi...

    Authors: Neda Moslemi, Amirmohammad Dolatabadi, Seyedhossein Mohseni Salehimonfared and Fatemeh Goudarzimoghaddam
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:291
  42. Mature cystic teratomas (MCT) of the ovary are benign ovarian germ cell neoplasms. Malignant transformation is possible but rare and ovarian carcinoid tumors in MCT are among the most extremely rare subtypes.

    Authors: Amir Masoud Jafari-Nozad, Najmeh Jahani and Yoones Moniri
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2024 18:290

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