Journal of Clinical and Medical Images, Medical Imaging Journal

Case Report

Diffuse Bone Marrow Involvement of Gastric Cancer Diagnosed by Positron Emission Tomography Computed Tomography

1. Abstract Bone metastases from gastric adenocarcinoma are rare, accounting for less than 2% of cases. Bone marrow (BM) metastases are even less frequent. For those patients suspected for bone and bone marrow metastases, a biopsy is normally the method of choice for diagnosis. In our case, bone and BM metastases were diagnosed using PET-CT, …

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Rare Case of Buerger’s Disease with Acute Fulminant Progression to Digital Ischaemia Despite Aggressive Medical Treatment

1. Abstract Buerger’s disease, also known as thromboangiitis obliterans (TAO), is a non-atherosclerotic, segmental inflammatory disease affecting small to medium-sized arteries and veins in the limbs. It is a rare disease seen mostly in young male smokers below 45 years of age. Disease course is typically gradual, progressing from claudication symptoms to rest pain eventually …

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Inter Aortic-Caval Paraganglioma Simulating a Pancreatic Mass

1. Summary Paraganglioma is a tumor that develops from clusters of neuroendocrine cells located along the vascular and nervous axes called paraganglia. They are present in different locations: the thorax (posterior mediastinum), the abdomen (in the vicinity of the large blood vessels; aorta and vena cava) [1]. Some paragangliomas are secreting, most often catecholamines. They …

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Solid Pseudopapillary Tumour of the Pancreas, a Chameleon-like Tumour? High CD138 Expression by a Pseudopapillary and Solid Tumour of the Pancreas Simulating a Plasmacytoma

1. Abstract Solid Pseudopapillary Tumour of the Pancreas (SPTP) is an uncommon tumour that occurs mainly in young women. Its aetiology is unknown with a low potential for malignancy. Its diagnosis is most often difficult by biopsy. Imaging data associated with epidemiological data should be sufficient to conjure up its diagnosis. We report the case …

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Gastroparesis Following Pulmonary Vein Isolation: A Case Report

1. Abstract Gastroparesis is a chronic disorder characterized by delayed gastric emptying after meals in the absence of any mechanical obstructions, especially pyloric stenosis [4]. The main symptoms include early satiety and fullness after a meal, nausea, vomiting, belching and bloating [5]. Gastroparesis is a complication of AF ablation which arises due to iatrogenic damage …

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Inflammatory Breast Cancer: A Case Report and Literature Review

1. Abstract A 52-year-old female was admitted to our hospital due to the redness and swelling of the left breast continuing for 1 month. Specialist examination found that the left breast is larger than the right side and the left breast quadrant showed skin redness and orange peel on about 1/3 of the breast. This …

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Management of the Patient with Dextrocardia, ASD, VSD and Scoliosis Under General Anesthesia: A Case Report

1. Abstract 1.1. Background: With the new anesthesia methods and developments in pediatric surgery, the life expectancy of patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) has been prolonged. The presence of congenital and cardiac anomalies complicates the management of anesthesia and perioperative difficulties may be experienced for the anesthetist when cardiac or non-cardiac surgeries are planned …

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