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  1. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 continues to threaten public health. The virus is causing breakthrough infections in vaccinated individuals. Also, scarce information is available about cutaneou...

    Authors: Karl Ciuoderis, Laura Perez, Catalina Alvarez, Jaime Usuga, Leidi Carvajal, Andrés Cardona, Maria A. Maya, Gavin Cloherty, Juan P. Hernandez-Ortiz and Jorge E. Osorio
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:177
  2. Acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis is a life-threatening condition leading to shock and multiorgan failure. Although prevalent in the general population, the incidence during pregnancy is low, with a high maternal...

    Authors: Chathula Ushari Wickramasinghe, Murugapillai Sivasubramanium and Rohitha Muthugala
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:176
  3. Hepatic masses are relatively common findings, and the diagnostic approach often begins by identifying patient and mass characteristics that are risk factors for malignancy. Chronic immunosuppression is a know...

    Authors: Paulina S. Marell, Min Shi and Majken T. Wingo
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:175
  4. The genus Chromobacterium, of which 12 species have been recognized, comprises bacteria that reside in tropical and subtropical environments. Of these species, Chromobacterium violaceum and Chromobacterium haemol...

    Authors: Kumi Iwamoto, Masaki Yamamoto, Atsushi Yamamoto, Toshi Sai, Toshiko Mukai, Noriko Miura, Haruhisa Kozono, Shigeki Onishi, Seiko Ohno, Nobuki Iwamoto, Yasufumi Matsumura, Miki Nagao and Yoji Urata
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:171
  5. Seizures are common neurological emergencies in the elderly that are frequently provoked. Geriatrics have higher rates of neurological disorders and other comorbidities that could affect seizure threshold.

    Authors: Mohammed Kays Alattiya, Anwar I. Joudeh and Riyadh Ali Hammamy
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:170
  6. Overlap syndrome between primary biliary cholangitis and primary sclerosing cholangitis is an extremely rare condition that has been reported in only few published cases so far in the literature. We highlight ...

    Authors: Haythem Yacoub, Sarra Ben Azouz, Hajer Hassine, Habiba Debbabi, Dhouha Cherif, Feriel Ghayeb, Seif Boukriba, Héla Kchir and Nadia Maamouri
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:169
  7. Hereditary spinocerebellar ataxias are a group of genetic neurological disorders that result in degeneration of the cerebellum and brainstem, leading to difficulty in controlling balance and muscle coordination.

    Authors: Niharika Duggirala, Kathie J. Ngo, Sabrina M. Pagnoni, Alberto L. Rosa and Brent L. Fogel
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:168
  8. Chromosome 5p partial monosomy (5p-syndrome) and chromosome 6p partial trisomy are chromosomal abnormalities that result in a variety of symptoms, but liver dysfunction is not normally one of them. Alagille sy...

    Authors: S. Amimoto, M. Ishii, K. Tanaka, S. Araki, M. Kuwamura, S. Suga, E. Kondo, E. Shibata, K. Kusuhara and K. Yoshino
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:186
  9. Villous adenoma is the one subtype of adenomatous polyp that is very uncommon in the stomach. Data regarding clinical characteristics, natural history, and prognosis were scarce.

    Authors: Phalat Sathirawich, Ananya Pongpaibul, Thammawat Parakonthun and Uayporn Kaosombatwattana
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:167
  10. A pyosalpinx is the acute inflammation of the fallopian tube, which fills up and swells with pus. It commonly results from inadequate or delayed treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease.

    Authors: Kays Chaker, Yassine Ouanes, Eya Azouz, Mohamed Trigui, Anouar Madani, Boutheina Mosbahi, Wiem Elabed, Oumayma Chbeb, Mokhtar Bibi, Kheireddine Mrad Dali, Adel Ammous and Yassine Nouira
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:166
  11. A Morgagni hernia is a rare diaphragmatic hernia that is usually asymptomatic but can present with gastrointestinal and chest symptoms and is reported in many cases with strangulation. Here we report a rare ca...

    Authors: Osama Albasheer, Nasser Hakami and Anas A. Ahmed
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:165
  12. Parental alienation is a relatively newly described disorder, with a growing prevalence, as divorce and custody battles are becoming more and more complex with increased difficulty of joint custody. In parenta...

    Authors: Rabih Fares, Roudna Najem, Souheil Hallit, Antoine Pelissolo, Georges Haddad and Wadih J. Naja
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:164
  13. While Achilles tendon rupture is a common injury sustained especially in sporting events, distal Achilles tendon rupture is less common. Even rarer is a bilateral traumatic distal Achilles tendon sleeve ruptur...

    Authors: Illina Mohd Rothi, Mikael Åkerback and Ville Bister
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:155
  14. Systemic amyloidosis is group of disorders characterized by the accumulation of insoluble proteins in tissues. The most common form of systemic amyloidosis is light chain amyloidosis, which results from the ac...

    Authors: Justin B. Senecal, Romel Abou-Akl, Pat Allevato, Ian Mazzetti, Caroline Hamm, Richa Parikh and Indryas Woldie
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:184
  15. Ovarian vein thrombosis (OVT) often presents in the post-partum period and is associated with significant complications including inferior vena cava extension, pulmonary embolism, sepsis, and renal obstruction...

    Authors: Erwin Yii, Hexiang Yao and Ming Yii
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:147
  16. The clinical manifestation following methanol toxicity accounts for a life-threatening problem that contributes to metabolic disorders, neurological complications, blindness, and even death. There is no comple...

    Authors: Fatemeh Vafapour, Sajad Jahangiri-Mehr and Sajad Hassanzadeh
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:181
  17. Severe laryngeal edema during pregnancy is uncommon but can be encountered, particularly in patients with preeclampsia accompanied by other comorbidities. Careful consideration must be given to balance the urg...

    Authors: Vincent Chrisnata, Adhrie Sugiarto, Erniody Erniody and Aldy Sethiono
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:180
  18. Blood culture-negative infective endocarditis is a potentially severe disease that can be associated with infectious agents such as Bartonella spp., Coxiella burnetti, Tropheryma whipplei, and some fungi.

    Authors: Jonathan Gonçalves-Oliveira, Paulo Vieira Damasco, Matheus Ribeiro da S. Assis, Dominique E. Freitas, Adonai Alvino Pessoa Junior, Luiza S. de Sousa, Nicollas G. Rodrigues, Paula H. Damasco, Pedro F. Ribeiro, Giovanna F. Barbosa, Namir S. Moreira, Jeferson F. Guedes, Henrique M. da Rocha Coutinho, Kalil Madi and Elba R. Sampaio de Lemos
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:143
  19. We report large biofilm structures that covered almost the entirety of the lumen and surface of double-J stents in two postrenal transplant patients, with no development of urinary tract infection. Biofilm bac...

    Authors: Carolina C. Barajas-García, Alma L. Guerrero-Barrera, José M. Arreola-Guerra, Francisco J. Avelar-González and Flor Y. Ramírez-Castillo
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:174
  20. Atrial fibrillation is the most common cardiac arrhythmia, and cardiac ablation is one of the treatment modalities for persistent symptomatic atrial fibrillation. Gastroparesis is a rare complication of radiof...

    Authors: Lakshmi Kannan and Anfal Fahim
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:172
  21. Polymorphous adenocarcinoma is the third most common malignant salivary gland tumor. Within polymorphous adenocarcinoma, cribriform adenocarcinoma of salivary glands is a rare subtype and resembles papillary t...

    Authors: Tanya Chen, Mohammed Mamdani, Allan Vescan, Christina MacMillan and Joel Davies
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:142
  22. Ivermectin (Mectizan) is an anthelmintic drug that plays a major role in the fight against two major filarial diseases, onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis. Unlike previous drugs that had serious and somet...

    Authors: Cyrille Donfo-Azafack, Hugues C. Nana-Djeunga, Guy Wafeu-Sadeu, Raïssa Dongmo-Yemele and Joseph Kamgno
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:141
  23. Malignant hyperthermia is an extremely dangerous condition that can occur with exposure to volatile inhalant anesthetics and depolarizing muscle relaxants, and that requires immediate intervention. Neurologica...

    Authors: Sakura Minami, Azusa Ikeda, Kaori Yamada, Aya Kajihama, Hiroyuki Shimizu and Hiroyuki Nagafuchi
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:140
  24. Botulism is a rare neuroparalytic disease that has only presented itself 19 times in the last 30 years in Belgium. Patients present to emergency services with a wide range of complaints. Foodborne botulism is ...

    Authors: Seppe De Vet, Thomas Tackaert, Mike Smet and Hannelore Raemen
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:139
  25. The parotid glands are one of the major components of the salivary glands. Their function is to secrete serous saliva to facilitate chewing and swallowing. The normal position of the parotid glands is anterior...

    Authors: Soheila Borji and Pegah Moharrami Yeganeh
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:159
  26. The clotting or hemostasis system is a meticulously regulated set of enzymatic reactions that occur in the blood and culminate in formation of a fibrin clot. The precisely calibrated signaling system that prev...

    Authors: Kenneth Newman, Fevzi Daldal and Andrew Dancis
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:161
  27. Susac syndrome is an immune-mediated, ischemia-producing, occlusive microvascular endotheliopathy that threatens the brain, retina, and inner ear. There is a need for disease assessment tools that can help cli...

    Authors: Danielle R. Bullock, Robert T. Spencer, Richard K. Vehe, Sunil Srivastava and Robert M. Rennebohm
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:158
  28. Pediatric adrenocortical tumors include both benign adenomas and highly virulent malignant tumors. However, they are very rare among children. The aim of this study is to evaluate the clinicopathological data ...

    Authors: Naotunna Palliya Guruge Chamidri Randika Naotunna, Harankaha Vidanalage Dinendra Nishadini Siriwardana, Balagamage Chamila Lakmini, Dilhara Senani Gamage, Sandani Gunarathna, Malik Samarasinghe, Sanjeewa Gunasekara and Navoda Atapattu
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:137
  29. Cavernous malformations are clusters of abnormal and hyalinized capillaries without interfering brain tissue. Here, we present a cavernous malformation operated under awake conditions, due to location, in an e...

    Authors: Constantin Tuleasca, Iulia Peciu-Florianu, Ondine Strachowski, Benoit Derre, Quentin Vannod-Michel and Nicolas Reyns
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:160
  30. Miliary tuberculosis is a life-threatening disease caused by the hematogenous spread of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It is uncommon in pregnancy. Mortality rates for patients with miliary tuberculosis who require ...

    Authors: Gumarbio Setiadi Zakaria, Muhammad Azhari Taufik, Sidharta Kusuma Manggala and Jennefer
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:157
  31. Non-schistosomiasis-associated squamous cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder is less common in the Western world. Limited information on its possible paraneoplastic syndromes exists. Leukocytosis tends to com...

    Authors: Ijeoma N. C. Chibuzo, Rion Healy, Umi Hatimy and Vincent C. Tang
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:133
  32. Emphysematous cystitis is a well-described life threatening complication of urinary tract infection, most commonly seen in patients with diabetes and typically caused by gas forming bacterial or fungal pathoge...

    Authors: Maya Stein, Adam Min, Basma Mohammed, Shobhit Mathur and Jonathan Ailon
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:150
  33. Infective endocarditis can progress to an intracardiac abscess in 20% to 30% of cases, with interventricular septal abscess (IVSA) being one of the rare complications usually presenting with sepsis. We present...

    Authors: Pramukh Arun Kumar, Boskey Patel, Mahati Dasari, Sumukh Arun Kumar, Neeta Shah and Douglas Laidlaw
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:131
  34. Transverse colon volvulus is an uncommon cause of intestinal obstruction. It is a surgical emergency that can lead to bowel infarction, peritonitis, and death.

    Authors: Mubaraka Kayiira, Eria Muwanguzi, Derrick Kasozi, Peter Waitt, Rogers Ayebare, Edwin Musinguzi, Innocent Orimunsi, Paul Okeny, Peter Mbide, Timothy Arthur Serumaga and Nicholas Tamale
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:130
  35. The use of hemoperfusion for cytokine removal and inflammatory mediators is increasingly intense, especially in coronavirus disease 2019 patients who are already known to the general public for having cytokine...

    Authors: Adrian Hartomuljono, Adhrie Sugiarto and Jennefer
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:156
  36. Total colonic aganglionosis is an extremely rare variant of Hirschsprung’s disease, which is predominant in males and can be seen in 1:50,000 live births. The presented case not only depicts a rare case, but a...

    Authors: Konstantine Chakhunashvili, Davit G. Chakhunashvili, Eka Kvirkvelia and Eka Gozalishvili
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:128
  37. Malakoplakia is a rare condition characterized by inflammatory masses with specific histological characteristics. These soft tissue masses can mimic tumors and tend to develop in association with chronic or re...

    Authors: Tom A. Yates, Katie Devlin, Abed Arnaout, William Hurt, Neil Stone, Kate V. Everett, Alan Pittman, Hardik Patel, Susan Heenan, Paul Hart and Thomas S. Harrison
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:154
  38. Acute kidney injury is now recognized as a common complication of coronavirus disease 2019, affecting up to 46% of patients, with acute tubular injury as the most common etiology. Recently, we have seen an inc...

    Authors: Vijaypal S. Dhillon, Ahmad Alkashash and Karolina Viquez-Beita
    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2023 17:153

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