CASE: A three-year-old male presented with a one-week history of fussiness, lack of appetite, intermittent nausea and vomiting, and a one-day history of fever. Five weeks prior, he had a VP shunt p...See details
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We report the case of a 24-year-old woman with a history of bicuspid aortic valve stenosis who had undergone commissurotomy at the age of 5 years. At the age of 22 years, the aortic valve was replaced...See details
28 yo female patient presented with abdominal pain, weight loss and episodic bloody vomitting. Diagnsosis: Gastric duplication cyst with internal bleeding. 1. Extremely rare entity in adults (4% of...See details
Although rare, retroperitoneal seminomas should be kept in mind among retroperitoneal tumors’ differential in men at their 5th decade. Narrowing of the differentials is done through microscopic exam...See details
70-year-old female with history of bowel surgery and revised ostomy presented with abdominal pain and bacteremia. Gallbladder was not visualized on right upper quadrant ultrasound. Subsequently, HIDA ...See details
Forty four patients with a diagnosis of sickle cell disease in steady state had a Doppler ultrasound assessment of their hepatic veins done. Six of this patients showed a biphasic spectral pattern whi...See details
This is an unfortunate case of a young male who acquired a septic arthritis of his right shoulder following one of two arthrograms. Sterile technigue was followed for both procedures and no cause was ...See details
Accidental ingestion of high concentration hydrogen peroxide has been shown to cause extensive injury to surrounding tissues. The injury occurs via three main mechanisms: corrosive damage, oxygen gas ...See details
Sleeve gastrectomy is a relatively newer bariatric surgical procedure and has become the most common of all bariatric surgeries performed. Complication rates reported with sleeve gastrectomies are rel...See details
A 41-year-old female with a past medical history of cervical squamous cell carcinoma and pulmonary valve stenosis was admitted following a 2-week history of fever and shortness of breath. Family and s...See details
A 26 week-gestational age female with poor maternal prenatal care was emergently delivered via cesarean section due to poor waveform on umbilical artery Doppler. A fetal ultrasound prior to delivery d...See details