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  1. Content type: Case report

    Blunt trauma causing brachial artery injury in a young patient is very rare. Cases of brachial artery injury may be associated with closed elbow dislocation or instability. Elbow dislocation may not be evident...

    Authors: Zi Hao Phang, Mohd Fadhli B. Miskon and Sa’adon B. Ibrahim

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:211

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    Combined central diabetes insipidus and cerebral salt wasting syndrome is a rare clinical finding. However, when this happens, mortality is high due to delayed diagnosis and/or inadequate treatment.

    Authors: Maria Manuel Costa, César Esteves, José Luís Castedo, Josué Pereira and Davide Carvalho

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:212

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    Survival of neonates with intrauterine renal insufficiency and oligo- or anhydramnios correlates with the severity of secondary pulmonary hypoplasia. Early prenatal diagnosis together with repetitive amnioinfu...

    Authors: Eva Gatzweiler, Bernd Hoppe, Oliver Dewald, Christoph Berg, Andreas Müller, Heiko Reutter and Florian Kipfmueller

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:210

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    Levamisole belongs to the antihelminthic class of drugs that are sometimes administered to patients with frequently relapsing or steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome, owing to its steroid-sparing effects. Neut...

    Authors: Bilal Aoun, Mohammad Alali, Jad A. Degheili, Sami Sanjad, Claudine Vaquin, Jean Donadieu, Tim Ulinski and Salah Termos

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:209

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    Urea cycle disorders are secondary to defects in the system converting ammonia into urea, causing accumulation of ammonia and other byproducts which are neurotoxic. Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency is the...

    Authors: Furene Sijia Wang, Denise Li Meng Goh and Hian Tat Ong

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:208

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    It is believed that ketamine does not affect motor-evoked potential amplitude, whereas various anesthetic drugs attenuate the amplitude of transcranial motor-evoked potential. However, we encountered a patient...

    Authors: Kenta Furutani, Mari Matsuhashi, Hiroyuki Deguchi, Yusuke Mitsuma, Nobuko Ohashi and Hiroshi Baba

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:204

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    Severe hyponatremia is rare when carbamazepine is used as monotherapy. It is common to encounter this imbalance in the hospital setting, but rare in the ambulatory one. Here, we present a case of hyponatremia ...

    Authors: Pedro José Palacios Argueta, Guillermo Francisco Sánchez Rosenberg and Alvaro Pineda

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:202

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    Adult onset Still’s disease is a systemic auto-inflammatory condition of unknown etiology characterized by intermittent spiking high fever, an evanescent salmon-pink or erythematous maculopapular skin rash, ar...

    Authors: Daisuke Usuda, Yoshiki Furumura, Kento Takeshima, Ryusho Sangen, Yasuhiro Kawai, Yuji Kasamaki, Yoshitsugu Iinuma and Tsugiyasu Kanda

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:198

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    Medullary sponge kidney is a rare renal malformation, which usually manifests as nephrocalcinosis, renal tubular acidosis, and recurrent urinary tract infections. Medullary sponge kidney is often associated wi...

    Authors: Muhammad Usman Janjua, Xiao-dan Long, Zhao-hui Mo, Chang-sheng Dong and Ping Jin

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:197

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    Glomus tumors are rare, benign, vascular neoplasms arising from the glomus body. Although they can develop in any part of the body, they commonly do so in the upper extremities, most frequently subungual areas...

    Authors: Ghita Senhaji, Salim Gallouj, Ouiame El Jouari, Amina Lamouaffaq, Mouna Rimani and Fatima Zahra Mernissi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:196

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    We report two cases of innocuous dentoalveolar infections which rapidly progressed to deep neck abscesses complicated by descending mediastinitis in a resource-constrained rural mission hospital in the Cameroon.

    Authors: Bamidele Johnson Alegbeleye

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:195

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    The term holoprosencephaly was proposed by DeMyer and Zeman. It is a developmental defect of the embryonic forebrain with heterogeneous etiology including genetic and environmental factors. It is commonly asso...

    Authors: Ahmed Amdihun Essa, Lakachew Asrade Feleke and Dawed Muhammed Ahmed

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:207

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    Venous thromboembolism, specifically pulmonary embolism, is a rare complication following elective pediatric orthopedic surgery. Bilateral pulmonary embolism with associated pulmonary hemorrhage/infarct withou...

    Authors: Jonathan Bourget-Murray, Mathew A. Clarke, Sydney Gorzitza and Lisa A. Phillips

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:194

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    Catatonia is a behavioral syndrome which presents with an inability to move normally. It is associated with mood disorders and schizophrenia, as well as with medical and neurological conditions. It is an expre...

    Authors: Elisabeth Doran and John D. Sheehan

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:206

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    Septic arthritis is an infectious disease that commonly affects weight-bearing or proximal joints such as the knee and the hip. The sternoclavicular joint is an unusual site of this entity. It usually occurs i...

    Authors: Karim Masmoudi, Emna Elleuch, Rim Akrout, Afef Feki, Mariam Ezzeddine, Hela Fourati, Dorra Lahiani, Mounir Ben Jemaâ and Sofiène Baklouti

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:205

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    Waardenburg syndrome is a group of rare genetic conditions. It is determined by the absence of melanocytes from the eyes, hair, and skin. There are four types of Waardenburg syndrome with specific criteria to ...

    Authors: Luma Haj Kassem, Mohamed Fares Ahmado and Majd Sheikh Alganameh

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:192

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  17. Content type: Research article

    In the current treatment of idiopathic ovarian torsion, the use of oophorectomy has declined in favor of preserving the ovary. This approach brings with it the question of how to reduce the possibility of reto...

    Authors: Feride Mehmetoğlu

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:200

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    Diabetes and myelodysplastic syndrome are two conditions that may coexist in a single patient, since both diseases are prevalent in the elderly. The pathophysiology of myelodysplastic syndrome involves recurre...

    Authors: Antoine Ponard, Nicole Ferreira-Maldent, Marjan Ertault, Martine Delain, Kamel Amraoui, Sandra Regina, Annie-Pierre Jonville-Béra, Olivier Hérault, Philippe Colombat and Emmanuel Gyan

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:199

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    Malaria remains a major public health problem in most tropical countries. It occasionally presents with both typical and atypical signs and symptoms. Gastrointestinal manifestations are common in malaria endem...

    Authors: Tim Divine Bonghaseh, Domin Sone M. Ekaney, Michael Budzi, Gerald Ekwen and Steve Kyota

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:190

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    Spontaneous life-threatening hemopneumothorax is an atypical but treatable entity of unexpected circulatory collapse in young patients, affecting 0.5–11.6% of patients with primary spontaneous pneumothorax. Sp...

    Authors: Youwen Chen and Zhijian Guo

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:188

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    Agenesis of the dorsal pancreas is very rare. Less than 70 cases have been reported to date. Some of these cases had an association with a tumor. The literature of agenesis of the dorsal pancreas and agenesis ...

    Authors: A. Erotokritou, C. D. Gerharz and A. Sagir

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:185

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