Case Presentation

The severe Acute Hemorrhagic Necrotizing Encephalopathy in Infected COVID-19

1. Abstract COVID-19 infection initiates a multi systemic inflammatory syndrome with various organ manifestations. Although respiratory symptoms are the most common presentation for COVID-19, neurological manifestations have still been reported, but with devastating outcomes. A 57-year-old male smoker was admitted with severe COVID-19. Active measures were undertaken to tackle the cytokine storm with Tocilizumab and …

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Streptococcus Intermedius Empyema Following Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Case Report

1. Abstract Pulmonary embolism is and has been an established medical diagnosis. The complications, however, seem to awe physicians and healthcare workers across the globe. The purpose of this report is to bring to awareness a case involving a 37-year-old female with pulmonary embolism which was complicated by development of right-sided empyema. This patient initially …

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Postoperative use of Nicotine in the Management of Ileus – A Case Report and Literature Review

1. Abstract 1.1. Background: Ileus is a temporary arrest of the intestine’s motility due to an inflammatory response that occurs post manipulation of the bowel. It usually takes 5 days for it to occur. Around 50% of the population worldwide develop ileus post major abdominal surgeries. 1.2. Case presentation: We report a 56-year-old male, heavy …

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Intramural Hematoma of Esophagus After Lifting a Heavy Sack of Rice Which Mimicking Cardiovascular Disorder

1. Abstract 1.1. Introduction: We report here a case of an intramural hematoma of the esophagus. The extension of this was from cervical esophagus to lesser curvature of stomach intramural hematoma. 1.2. Case: This very rare event in older women is more common in and can be missed as cardiovascular or emergent disease of esophagus. …

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Reactive Arthritis Due to Influenza Virus in a Male Patient: A Case Report

1. Abstract Myalgias and arthralgias are a common symptom of influenza vi- ruses’ infection. Reactive arthritis due to influenza vaccination has been described. Here we report the case of a 40-year-old Greek patient with free history who suffered from reactive arthritis due to influenza A infection. He proved negative to other viral or bacterial infections …

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Condyloma Acuminata in an Infant: Case Report in a Resource Limited Setting

1.Abstract 1.1. Background: Condyloma acuminata are soft, skin colored, fleshy warts that are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), typically HPV 6 and 11 genotypes. The disease is highly contagious, can appear singly, confluent, multiple, small or large. The incubation period may be from 1-6 months. Although anogenital warts are considered to be sexually …

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Poncet’s Disease – A Commonly Missed Diagnosis

1. AbstractOne of the rare presentations of both active pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis is polyarthropathy in the form of involvement of multiple large and small joints in the body. This reactive arthritis in tuberculosis (TB) is known as Poncet’s disease, a rare aseptic form of arthritis characterized by polyarticular impairment observed in patients with active …

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