Skip to content


Journal of Medical Case Reports


Sort by
Previous Page Page 1 of 171 Next Page
  1. Content type: Case report

    Aeromonas species have been documented to yield false positive results in microbiological tests for Vibrio cholerae. They share many biochemical properties with Vibrio species, with which they were jointly classi...

    Authors: Marco van Zwetselaar, Balthazar Nyombi, Tolbert Sonda, Happiness Kumburu, Nyasatu Chamba, Marieke C. J. Dekker, Kajiru G. Kilonzo, Sarah J. Urasa and Blandina T. Mmbaga

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:71

    Published on:

  2. Content type: Case report

    Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor is a family of highly malignant proliferation of neuroectodermal origin, most often skeletal, adrenal localization is extremely rare. Only few cases have been repo...

    Authors: Hanane Eddaoualline, Khadija Mazouz, Bouchra Rafiq, Ghizlane EL Mghari Tabib, Nawal EL Ansari, Rhizlane Belbaraka, Abdelhamid El Omrani and Mouna Khouchani

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:69

    Published on:

  3. Content type: Case report

    More and more cases of human infections with avian influenza A H7N9 have been reported since it was first mentioned in 2013 in China, but concurrence of influenza A H7N9 with Mycoplasma pneumoniae, however, has n...

    Authors: Haili Luo, Shaohong Wang, Tongmei Yuan, Jingtao Liu, Ling Yao, Xianguo Pan, Xuemei Long, Juncheng Wu and Feng Shen

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:77

    Published on:

  4. Content type: Case report

    Wilson disease is an autosomal recessive disorder of copper transport and is characterized by excessive accumulation of cellular copper in the liver and other tissues because of impaired biliary copper excreti...

    Authors: Omid Daneshjoo and Masoud Garshasbi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:68

    Published on:

  5. Content type: Case report

    Schwannomas are uncommon tumors of the external auditory canal. In the English literature, very few cases of schwannomas originating in the external auditory canal were reported and none of them showed chondro...

    Authors: Amal Bennani, Nassira Karich, Imane Kamaoui, Meryem Chraibi and Sanaa Abbaoui

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:66

    Published on:

  6. Content type: Case report

    Spontaneous regression has been defined as occurring when the malignant tumor mass partially or completely disappears without any treatment or as a result of a therapy considered inadequate to influence system...

    Authors: Nathan Esplin, Khadija Fergiani, Timothy B. Legare, John W. Stelzer, Hammad Bhatti and Sayed K. Ali

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:65

    Published on:

  7. Content type: Case report

    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia and chronic myeloid leukemia are the most common types of adult leukemia. However, it is rare for the same patient to suffer from both. Richter’s transformation to diffuse large B-...

    Authors: Khadega A. Abuelgasim, Hinna Rehan, Maha Alsubaie, Nasser Al Atwi, Mohammed Al Balwi, Saeed Alshieban and Areej Almughairi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:64

    Published on:

  8. Content type: Case report

    There is a worldwide problem of acute liver failure and mortality associated with remaining on the waiting for a liver transplant. In this study, we highlight results published in recent years by leading trans...

    Authors: Lucas Souto Nacif, Daniel R. Waisberg, Rafael Soares Pinheiro, Fabiana Roberto Lima, Vinicius Rocha-Santos, Wellington Andraus and Luiz Carneiro D’Albuquerque

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:63

    Published on:

  9. Content type: Case report

    In the past 20 years, the incidence of prostate cancer has risen rapidly. It has been ranked as the third most common malignant tumor of the male genitourinary system. Testicular metastasis is uncommon in pros...

    Authors: Qingqiang Gao, Jianhuai Chen and Yutian Dai

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:72

    Published on:

  10. Content type: Case report

    Brucellosis is one of the most widespread zoonoses worldwide. It can affect any organ system, particularly the gastrointestinal system, but there is no report of acute liver failure as a brucellosis complication.

    Authors: Julio César García Casallas, Walter Villalobos Monsalve, Sara Consuelo Arias Villate and Ingrid Marisol Fino Solano

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:62

    Published on:

  11. Content type: Case report

    Primary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy also known as pachydermoperiostosis is a rare genetic disorder that has often been confused with acromegaly because of similar clinical features. Vascular endothelial grow...

    Authors: Yacoba Atiase, Ernest Yorke, Josephine Akpalu, Bismark Opoku-Asare, Patrick Adjei, Maame Boatemma Amissah-Arthur and Albert Akpalu

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:59

    Published on:

  12. Content type: Case report

    Radiotherapy associated with chemotherapy is a well-established treatment modality for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancers. Radiation-induced second malignancies, particularly radiation-induced sarcom...

    Authors: Abdelfettah Zidane, Adil Arsalane, Mohammed Lahkim, Issam Lalya, Abderrahim Ktaibi and Ismail Essadi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:57

    Published on:

  13. Content type: Case report

    Trisomy 13 is one of the most common autosomal trisomies, and although increasing in number, patients surviving past the neonatal period remain rare. The natural history and expected complications in these pat...

    Authors: Danielle P. Thurtle, Michael B. Huck, Kristen A. Zeller and Tamison Jewett

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:56

    Published on:

  14. Content type: Case report

    Descending necrotizing mediastinitis is a common and progressive polymicrobial infection involving the neck and chest with a high death rate (10 to 40%). From a microbiological point of view, descending necrot...

    Authors: Vincenzo Pota, Maria Beatrice Passavanti, Pasquale Sansone, Maria Caterina Pace, Filomena Peluso, Alfonso Fiorelli and Caterina Aurilio

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:55

    Published on:

  15. Content type: Case report

    We reconstructed a chronically ruptured Achilles tendon and the associated scar tissue using braided polyblend polyethylene sutures (FiberWire; Arthrex Inc.; Naples, FL, USA) and anchors.

    Authors: Shuichi Chida, Hitoshi Suzuki, Moto Kobayashi, Tsutomu Sakuraba, Hideji Kura, Naohisa Miyakoshi and Yoichi Shimada

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:54

    Published on:

  16. Content type: Case report

    Familial Mediterranean fever is an autoinflammatory disease of unknown etiology, characterized clinically by recurrent attacks of sudden-onset fever with arthralgia and/or thoracoabdominal pain and pathogeneti...

    Authors: Maria Zerkaoui, Fatima Zahra Laarabi, Yousra Ajhoun, Bouchra Chkirate and Abdelaziz Sefiani

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:53

    Published on:

  17. Content type: Case report

    Hepatitis E virus infection usually causes an acute and self-resolving hepatitis. In areas where chronic hepatitis B virus infection is prevalent, acute hepatitis E virus superinfection on chronic hepatitis B ...

    Authors: Chau-Ting Yeh, Christopher Sung-Huan Yeh, Yu-De Chu and Yang-Jen Chiang

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:50

    Published on:

  18. Content type: Case report

    Although median sternotomy is standard during cardiac surgery, the procedure is associated with a risk of injury to mediastinal organs. Here, we discuss two cases of tracheal injury following median sternotomy...

    Authors: Jun Takeshita, Kei Nishiyama, Atsushi Fukumoto, Suguru Ohira, Satoru Beppu, Nozomu Sasahashi and Nobuaki Shime

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:49

    Published on:

  19. Content type: Case report

    Laser hair removal is an effective and safe method for the permanent reduction of unwanted hair. Common side effects include temporary pain, transient erythema, and perifollicular edema. Purpuric eruption is a...

    Authors: Abdullah Al-Hargan, Yasser A. Ghobara and Ahmad Al-Issa

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:60

    Published on:

  20. Content type: Case report

    Novel immune checkpoint inhibitors have been often utilized for different types of malignancies as salvage therapy with varying success. One obstacle to immune checkpoint inhibitor use is the higher incidence ...

    Authors: Linh Ngo, Eric Miller, Peter Valen and Elie Gertner

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:48

    Published on:

  21. Content type: Case report

    A vesicovaginal fistula is an abnormal fistulous tract extending between the bladder and the vagina that allows the continuous involuntary discharge of urine into the vaginal vault. In addition, the sequelae f...

    Authors: Indrawarman Soeroharjo, Said Alfin Khalilullah, Raden Danarto and Prahara Yuri

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:47

    Published on:

Previous Page Page 1 of 171 Next Page

2016 Journal Metrics