Case Reports in Internal Medicine

Case Reports in Internal Medicine (CRIM) is a peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to promoting scholarly exchange among teachers and researchers in the field of internal medicine. The journal is published quarterly in both print and online versions by the Sciedu Press.

Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original, and full-length articles that are not under review in any other journals. The online version of the journal is free access and download.

The journal is striving to achieve high quality through double-blind peer review, as specified in Author Guidelines.

CRIM is included in:

  • EBSCOhost
  • Google Scholar
  • ProQuest

The journal is published in both print and online versions. The online version is free access and download.

To facilitate rapid publication and to minimize administrative costs, the journal accepts Online submission and Email submission. All manuscripts and any supplementary material can be submitted via the journal’s Online Submission and peer-review system or email to For online submission, please create a new account and then follow the instructions given on the screen.

CRIM’s Sections
Case Reports, Case Studies, Reviews.


2016 Q1: Articles Received: 28; Accepted: 13; Rejected: 7; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 112; Accepted: 57; Rejected: 28; Published: 71; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 149; Accepted: 79; Rejected: 23; Published: 83; Retracted: 0


What is e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First in two week's time after the final draft completed.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 2-4 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (200.00 USD).

e) After publication, the corresponding author will receive the copy of printed journal, free of charge.

f) E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.




Call for papers


We are calling for papers for Vol. 3, No. 2, if you have the befitting manuscripts related to Internal Medicine, welcome to submit them to our journal.

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Reviewers Recruitment


We are recruiting reviewers, if you are interested in reviewing submissions for our journal, please send your CV to (The CV should include your current affiliation, education experience, research interests and your published articles).

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Vol 3, No 2 (2016)

Case Reports in Internal Medicine, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2016, e-Version First TM

Table of Contents


Endoscopic transmural drainage combined with percutaneous drainage in treatment of walled-off pancreatic necrosis-case report PDF
Mateusz Jagielski, Marian Smoczynski, Michał Studniarek, Krystian Adrych p1
A high-risk, high-grade proximal left anterior descending coronary artery stenosis in a patient with a zero calcium score PDF
Adam Z Magier, Robert A Pelberg p7
Bilateral upper extremity severe ecchymosis in a patient on alirocumab, rivaroxaban, and clopidogrel therapy PDF
Parth R Shah, Charles J Glueck, Vybhav Jetty p11
Iron-deficiency anemia due to massive trichobezoar PDF
Jo-Anne Janson, Colleen A.L. Vaessens, Jan H.M.B. Stoot, Eric T.P. Keulen, Phippe P.R. Rosias p15
Management of increased response to warfarin associated with decompensated heart failure in an outpatient family medicine clinic PDF
Amanda Howard-Thompson, Erin Latendresse, Erin Luippold, Timothy H Self p18
Unusual presentation of chylothorax secondary to a giant abdominal mass PDF
Justin C. Reis, Xavier Soler p22
A case report of hepatocellular carcinoma and concurrent pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor and renal angiomyolipoma in a patient with tuberous sclerosis PDF
Anjali G. Bal, Osama Rahma, Mitchell Rosner p26
Bartonella Henselae endocarditis mimicking ANCA associated vasculitis PDF
Sunita Paudyal, Daniel T Kleven, Alyce M Oliver p29
Unicentric castleman’s disease in the posterior pleural cavity PDF
Meaghan Anne Magarik, Adam Guttentag, Lauren Gates, Aaron Shaver, Kim Lori Sandler p32

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Case Reports in Internal Medicine

ISSN 2332-7243(Print)  ISSN 2332-7251(Online)

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