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  1. Vacuoles, E1 enzyme, X-linked, autoinflammatory, and somatic syndrome is a newly discovered inflammatory disease affecting male subjects, for which few data exist in the literature. Here, we describe the case ...

    Authors: Félicie Belicard, Nicolas Belhomme, Simon Bouzy, Clémence Saillard, Fabienne Nedelec, Jean-Baptiste Mear, Samuel Ardois, Cedric Pastoret, Florian Reizine, Christophe Camus and Benoit Painvin
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:314
  2. Dyskinesia is a movement disorder categorized by involuntary movement of muscle. Although dyskinesia can be brought on by taking medications, it can also be a symptom of a variety of diseases. Antiepileptic dr...

    Authors: Kashvi C. Shah, Nishi S. Patel, Paritosh Vasani, Avinash Khadela, Vivek P. Chavda and Lalitkumar Vora
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:313
  3. Primary carcinosarcoma of the bladder is a rare and highly aggressive tumor, representing less than 1% of all bladder neoplasms. There is no specific treatment guideline has for carcinosarcoma of the bladder, ...

    Authors: Fadila Kouhen, Zineb Dahbi, Mohammed Afif, Meriem Chihabeddine, Nadia Errafiy, Kenza Oqbani, Youssef Omor and Amal Elhossini
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:320
  4. Enterovirus A71 is one of the causative agents of hand, foot, and mouth disease, which is usually a self-limiting disease. Complications of enterovirus infection are also very rare. However, when such complica...

    Authors: Oluwafemi M. Akinnurun, Marco Narvaez Encalada, Julia Orth, Markus Petzold, Sindy Böttcher, Sabine Diedrich, Martin Smitka and Percy Schröttner
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:310
  5. X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency is caused by IL2RG gene mutation. Several variations have been identified in the IL2RG gene, which potentially can prevent the production of nonfunctional proteins. Herei...

    Authors: Elham Rayzan, Mona Sadeghalvad, Sepideh Shahkarami, Samaneh Zoghi, Zahra Aryan, Seyed Alireza Mahdaviani, Kaan Boztug and Nima Rezaei
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:307
  6. Takayasu arteritis is a rare and chronic granulomatous vasculitis that affects the large vessels. Takayasu arteritis targets the aorta and its branches and is still of unknown etiology. It often affects female...

    Authors: Maryem Ferjani, Mounira El Euch, Mariem Boumediene, Mariem Jrad, Fethi Ben Hamida, Sami Turki and Tahar Gargah
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:306
  7. Splenic abscess is a rare disease, with incidence of 0.2–0.7% in previous studies. It often appears with left upper quadrant abdominal pain, fever, chills. Splenic abscess often happens because of hematogenous...

    Authors: Zahra Moghimi, Ehsan Sadeghian, Aidin Yaghoobi Notash and Ehsan Sobhanian
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:305
  8. Studies of novel microsurgical adjuncts, such as 5-aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA) fluorescence have shown various fluorescence patterns within meningiomas, opening new avenues for complete microsurgical resection...

    Authors: Iulia Peciu-Florianu, Alice Jaillard, Constantin Tuleasca and Nicolas Reyns
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:300
  9. Sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis is a rare condition with a typical macroscopic appearance, with fibrocollagenous membrane enclosing loops of the small intestine, causing intestinal obstruction. Unexplaine...

    Authors: T. Pintar, M. Tavčar, A. Šušteršič and M. Volavšek
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:318
  10. Adult Intussusception is an uncommon diagnosis, with one to three cases occurring in a population of 1,000,000 per year, primarily due to underlying pathological lead points, of which 70% are malignant. Lipoma...

    Authors: Mohamed Osama Mohamed Ali, Noon Idris Abdelrahman Mohamed, Ahmed Abdelfattah Eltomelhussein Ahmed, Mohamed Osman Suliman Basher, Samya Abbas Abdelrazig Mohamed and Osama Mohieldin Elgemaabi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:299
  11. Osteopoikilosis, also referred to as disseminated condensing osteopathy, spotted bone disease, or osteopecilia, is a rare bone disorder. The case presented here showcases multiple disc lesions in the spine, ex...

    Authors: Behzad Mohsenpour and Amjad Ahmadi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:292
  12. Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn manifesting with refractory and severe cyanosis is the consequence of high pulmonary vascular resistance causing extrapulmonary right-to-left shunt. Acidosis an...

    Authors: Fariba Hemmati and Hamide Barzegar
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:288
  13. Rhabdomyolysis-induced acute kidney injury is a serious condition that can progress to acute renal failure if not promptly identified and treated. Rhabdomyolysis occurs when serum creatine kinase levels approa...

    Authors: Isabelle Kozik and Zachary Wikerd
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:287
  14. Endometrial carcinomas are the most common female genital malignancies. They are very rare in pregnancy and worldwide less than 60 cases associated with pregnancy are published. No clear cell carcinoma has bee...

    Authors: Fabian Weiss, Till Kaltofen, Veronika Kanitz, Lennard Schröder, Bernd Kost, Alexander König, Maria Delius, Sven Mahner and Irene Alba Alejandre
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:286
  15. There have been no papers reporting improvement in language function and changes in cerebral blood flow following repeated use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in combination with intensive spee...

    Authors: Yoshihiro Sakurai, Masahiro Abo, Saki Terajima, Saho Ikeda, Kensuke Ohara and Takuya Hada
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:285
  16. Apixaban is a non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulant (NOACs) recently emerged as an effective alternative to conventional vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) in the treatment of several thromboembolic disorders....

    Authors: Vittorio Dalmastri, Andrea Angelini, Vera Minerva, Melissa Ballarini, Francesco Grammatico, Paola Todeschini, Attilia Maria Pizzini, Mauro Silingardi and Gaetano La Manna
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:283
  17. Neurocysticercosis (NCC) is common in eastern Africa, but disease presentation varies considerably. Most patients have single or few NCC-typical lesions in their brain but some present with a large number of l...

    Authors: D. Stelzle, C. Makasi, T. M. Welte, C. Ruether, V. Schmidt, S. Gabriel, E. Bottieau, A. Fleury, B. J. Ngowi and A. S. Winkler
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:311
  18. Eales’ disease is an idiopathic peripheral retinal vasculopathy characterized by retinal phlebitis, ischemia, retinal neovascularization, and recurrent vitreous hemorrhages. But CRAO is an unusual presentation.

    Authors: Dua Masarwa, Eyal Raskin, Keren Haas, Reut Singer and David Hauser
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:309
  19. Hirschsprung’s disease is a congenital disorder identified by the absence of ganglion cells at the Meissner’s plexus of the submucosa and Auerbach’s plexus of the muscularis. This disease can be found in appro...

    Authors: Theresia Monica Rahardjo, Yeppy Arief Nurzaman, Janice Natalia, Indra Hapdijaya, Livia Devina, Hendrik Andrianto and Jeffrey Christian Mahardhika
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:308
  20. Bariatric surgeries have been considered as one of the most important treatment procedures in recent years. Being aware of the side effects of this surgery will lead to better results after the surgery.

    Authors: Seyed Hadi Mirhashemi, Samareh Omidvari, Azadeh Hakakzadeh, Najmeh Jaberi and Yaser Samadi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:281
  21. Uterine inversion is a clinical condition characterized by the folding of the uterine fundus into the uterine cavity or beyond the cervix. Chronic uterine inversions that manifest seven years after delivery ar...

    Authors: Fekata Defere Tolcha, Tufa Bube Dale and Tilahun Tufa Anbessie
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:278
  22. Coronary artery perforation is a rare but serious complication of percutaneous coronary interventions, that may eventually lead to major and fatal events such as myocardial infarction, cardiac tamponade, and u...

    Authors: Raid Faraj, Hassan Dib, Mehdi Abdelali, Jamila Zarzur and Mohamed Cherti
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:277
  23. Pott disease is rare and responsible for only 1%–2% of all tuberculosis cases. It poses diagnostic challenges in resource-limited settings due to unusual presentation and limited investigative capacity, result...

    Authors: Anacret Byamukama, Moses Acan and Mugisha Julius Sebikali
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:276
  24. The gold standard anesthesiologic procedure for urgent femur fracture surgery is Spinal Anesthesia. It is not always feasible because of patients' severe comorbidities and difficulties in optimizing drug thera...

    Authors: Antonio Coviello, Carmine Iacovazzo, Dario Cirillo, Pasquale Diglio, Alessio Bernasconi, Andrea Cozzolino, Antonio Izzo, Annachiara Marra, Giuseppe Servillo and Maria Vargas
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:270
  25. Acute appendicitis is the most common cause of acute abdominal pain, requiring emergency surgery. Symptoms and signs of acute appendicitis usually occur in the right lower quadrant. However, approximately one-...

    Authors: Mezgebu Alemneh Assefa, Yohannis Derbew Molla, Mensur Osman Yasin, Oumer Ahmed Ali and Zerubabel Tegegne Desita
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:302
  26. Blau Syndrome (BS) is a rare autosomal dominant noncaseous granulomatous disease caused by mutations in the NOD2 gene. The disease is characterized by granulomatous dermatitis, symmetrical arthritis, and uveit...

    Authors: Miao Liu, Yong Zeng and Jie Zhong
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:301
  27. Peliosis is a rare condition with anatomopathological characteristics that affect the liver. However, splenic peliosis is even more unique and rare. Patients with such abnormality usually exhibit no symptoms. ...

    Authors: Bahaa Nassr, Wael Abdu Hassan, Hasan Nassr, Abdullah Allouzi and Mohammed Al-Shebly
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:298
  28. Despite some studies on Gram-negative bacteria as difficult to treat pathogens in periprosthetic joint infections, there are no detailed analyses on Serratia periprosthetic joint infections. As such, we present t...

    Authors: Daniel Karczewski, Henrik Bäcker, Octavian Andronic, Angad Bedi, Siegfried Adelhoefer, Maximilian Müllner and Marcos R. Gonzalez
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:294
  29. Hematological malignancies are an infrequent but important cause of liver dysfunction. There are several mechanisms by which this can occur, including direct malignant infiltration of the hepatic parenchyma an...

    Authors: Anthony J. Deacon, Naeman N. Goetz, Nicholas Weber, Andrew Clouston, Enoka Gonsalkorala, Catherine Baskerville and Barbara Leggett
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:269
  30. Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis is a neuroautoimmune syndrome typically presenting with seizures, psychiatric symptoms, and autonomic dysfunction. Human herpesvirus-7 is often found with human her...

    Authors: Viktorija Simonavičiutė, Rūta Praninskienė, Jurgita Grikinienė and Rūta Samaitienė-Aleknienė
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:304
  31. Sarcoidosis is a multisystemic granulomatous disease of unknown origin. It is characterized by abnormal activation of lymphocytes and macrophages with the formation of granulomas. Most cases have asymptomatic ...

    Authors: Jorge Luis Rodas Flores, Enrique Peral Gutiérrez de Ceballos, Blanca Hernández-Cruz, Alejandro Hernán Alvarez Muñoz, Jesús Machuca-Aguado, Salvador Recio Gallardo and José Javier Perez Venegas
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:303
  32. Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (PMP) is a severe neoplastic clinical syndrome characterised by secretion of mucin from tumors often originating in the appendix. The standard treatment includes cytoreductive surgery (C...

    Authors: Dominik Geisel, Ute Langen and Thomas Rüdiger
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:297
  33. Rete mirabile of the cerebral artery is a rare anomaly, with most previous cases occurring in the middle cerebral artery or internal carotid artery. Here, we present the first report of unilateral rete mirabil...

    Authors: Naoki Nitta and Atsushi Tsuji
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:268
  34. Primary breast lymphoma (PBL) is a very rare form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), defined as a malignant primary lymphoma occurring in the breast in the absence of previously detected lymphoma localizations. ...

    Authors: S. Sakhri, M. Aloui, M. Bouhani, H. Bouaziz, S. Kamoun, M. Slimene and T. Ben Dhieb
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:290
  35. Pure tubular breast carcinoma is a rare and well-differentiated tumor with high survival and low local recurrence rate. Our study aims to determine the clinical, radiological, appropriate management, and progn...

    Authors: S. Sakhri, M. Aloui, I. Zemni, S. Kamoun, M. Slimene and K. Rahal
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:284
  36. A lymphocele or lymphocyst is formed when lymphatic fluid accumulates in a space, following disruption of lymphatic channels. Here, we report a case of a giant lymphocele in a middle-aged female, who underwent...

    Authors: Noshi Bibi, Ehtesham-Ul-Haq, Arsh Zahoor, Haroon-Ur-Rashid, Farhan Eitezaaz and Ali Azeem
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:265
  37. Choosing the appropriate treatment approach for a multifocal comminuted open fracture of humerus with severe soft tissue defect is a challenging issue, which could be interesting for every orthopedic surgeon e...

    Authors: Hasan Barati and Sina Afzal
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:261
  38. Bleeding in the postoperative period after cardiac surgery is relatively frequent, especially in patients with early anticoagulant therapy, as in the case of mechanical valve replacement. Diffuse hemopericardi...

    Authors: Mira Hamdan, Fady Khoury and Antoine Kossaify
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:264
  39. Infection due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus can have a wide range of presentations from asymptomatic/mildly symptomatic to severe disease with multiorgan failure. Fever is a common symptom. But hyperpyrexia defined ...

    Authors: Nipun Lakshitha de Silva, Amitha Fernando, Rohini Wadanambi, A. R. J. P Niyas, Nihal Munasinghe and Gnani Somasundaram
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:260
  40. Chromobacterium haemolyticum is a gram-negative anaerobic sporulated rod and was only first identified in 2008. It is very rare in people with only a handful of cases having been diagnosed around the world.

    Authors: Kyle Patterson, Katie Suleta, Sean Shearen and Kenneth Chapman
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:259
  41. Infections have been recognized as an uncommon cause of rhabdomyolysis, with evidence indicating a worse prognosis when compared to rhabdomyolysis caused by other etiologies. Diseases caused by Legionella pneumop...

    Authors: Helena Ma, Avni Bavishi and Bijal Jain
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:258

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