Journal of Clinical and Medical Images, Medical Imaging Journal

Issue 9 Articles

A Novo SCN1A Mutation Identified in a Chinese Family with Dravet Syndrome: A Case Study

Dravet syndrome (DS), also known as severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI), is one of the rare early childhood intractable epileptic encephalopathies associated with pleomorphic seizure activity, cognitive decline, motor, and behavioral abnormalities. The convulsive seizure is the most common type seen in DS [1]. After the first episode of seizure-like activity, be- havioral disorders …

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Cutaneous Eruption as First Manifestation of COVID-19

A 71-year-old woman presented to the Emergency Department, complaining of fever and shortness of breath. Two days before, she noted a transient non-pruritic blanching rash. The patient was healthy with no co-morbidities, medications or previous adverse drug reactions. Physical examination found bilateral diminished breath sound and a non-pruritic purpuric rash on legs (Figure 1) and …

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CT Chest Imaging Features of Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia: A Case Report

Case Report A forty old female patient, who presented with chief complaints of “cough and shortness of breath for past several days.” The novel coronavirus nucleic acid test was positive [3]. It was not- ed that patient has a recent history of foreign travel. Conservative management was initiated. After two weeks in the intensive care …

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