Vol 1, No 2 (2014)

Case Reports in Internal Medicine,Vol. 1, No. 2, September 2014

Table of Contents


Isolated hyperphosphatemia as an early manifestation in asymptomatic multiple myeloma PDF
Monica Gupta, Pritam Singh p1
Chronic eosinophilic leukemia transformation into acute myeloid leukemia with monocytic differentiation PDF
James J. Driscoll, Mohamed A.Y. Abdel Malek, Douaa M. Sayed, Youseryeia A. Ahmad p4
Small cell lung carcinoma in a patient with previously diagnosed Ménétrier’s disease: Is this another neuroendocrine manifestation of the neoplastic potential of this condition? PDF
Eleanor Gerada, Jurgen Gerada, Lianne Camilleri, Darko Babic, Josef Micallef p12
A rare case of May-Thurner-like syndrome in an elderly lady PDF
Kapil Sahnan, Chris Pui Yan Yee, Robert Hywel Thomas, Kaji Sritharan p19
Parathyroid hormone independent hypercalcemia in the setting of non metastatic leiomyosarcoma PDF
Jennifer Swenski, Rod Marianne Arceo-Mendoza, Radhika Gogoi, Mikhail Signalov p25
More than meets the eye: Monocular syphilis in an HIV-negative patient PDF
Nichole E Strickland, Amanda L. Strickland, Mark Feldman p29
Takayasu arteritis in an HIV infected woman PDF
Guillermo Ojeda-Burgos, Susana Gómez-Rámirez, Rafael Aguilar-Cuevas, Manuel Marquez-Solero p33
A naturally occurring TIPS? PDF
Laura A. Thomas, Kyle R. Brownback p36
Partial diaphragmatic eventration and liver herniation PDF
Emily Morris, Duncan G. Fullerton, Gerhard C. Bockeler, Dilip Nazareth p41
A case of coxsackie B virus infection leading to multi-organ inflammation: Myopericarditis and acute liver failure PDF
Samad Zaheeruddin, Najeebah A. Bade, Sandeep Jani, Monvadi B. Srichai p45
Right-sided endocarditis in an adult patient with hyperimmunoglobulin-E syndrome successfully treated with high-dose daptomycin PDF
Natalia G. Vallianou, Penny Gounari, Alex Skourtis, John Panagos, E. Sioula p51
Hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma: Report of two cases PDF
Ekarat Rattarittamrong, Lalita Norrasethada, Charin Ya-In, Lertlakana Bhoopat, Adisak Tantiworawit, Chatree Chai-Adisaksopa, Weerasak Nawarawong p54
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and membranous glomerulonephritis: A pregnancy-induced case PDF
Edyta Golembiewska, Grażyna Dutkiewicz, Joanna Stepniewska, Katarzyna Bobrek-Lesiakowska, Jarosław Przybyciński, Anita Kosiarkiewicz, Elżbieta Urasinska, Maciej Domanski, Iza Mituła, Kazimierz Ciechanowski, Marek Myslak p60
A case report of chronic interstitial nephritis associated with Chinese herbal supplement Zi Xiu Tang Bee Pollen PDF
Hiren J. Joshi, Reginald Obi p65
First case reported of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in a patient affected by Fabry’s Disease and severe low-flow low-gradient aortic valve stenosis PDF
Gennaro Giustino, Alaide Chieffo, Matteo Montorfano, Pietro Spagnolo, Vasileios F. Panoulas, Chiara Bernelli, Azeem Latib, Eustachio Agricola, Remo Daniel Covello, Ottavio Alfieri, Antonio Colombo p71
What is essential is invisible to the eye PDF
Valeria Bisogni, Daniele Piazza, Massimo Puato, Gian Paolo Rossi p75
Donepezil overdose - trending levels and symptoms PDF
Allan R. Mottram, Elise ter Haar p80
A case of refractory Hashimoto’s encephalopathy demonstrating improvement with plasmapheresis PDF
Sarah E. Nelson, Yasir N. Jassam, Lynne P. Taylor p83
Ulcerative colitis in a neovagina PDF
Anas Alsaleh, Ramy Eid, Michael Idowu, John F. Kuemmerle p89
Gastrointestinal hemorrhage and gynecomastia as first signs of metastatic testicular choriocarcinoma PDF
Marianna Salemme, Riccardo Nascimbeni, Andrea Tironi, Regina Tardanico, Giampaolo Cengia, Claudio Simeone, Piero Foccoli, Gabrio Bassotti, Vincenzo Villanacci p92
Leukocytoclastic vasculitis induced by Nateglinide PDF
Sourabh Aggarwal, Kevin Kavanaugh p99
Unstable angina due to spontaneous left internal mammary artery dissection seventeen years after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: A case report and literature review PDF
Vincenzo Infantino, Claudio Moretti, Pierluigi Omedè p102
Strongylodiasis infestation in a non-endemic area PDF
MB Monereo-Muñoz, E González-Reimers, Álvavez-Argüelles H, Martín-Ponce E, Pérez-Ramirez A, González-Pérez. JM, Jorge Ripper C, García-Hérnandez S, Hernández-González I p106
Eptifibatide induced acute profound thrombocytopenia and compartment syndrome during the treatment course of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction PDF
Meng Kuang Lee, Wen-Hsien Lee, Chen-An Chiu, Ho-Ming Su, Tsung-Hsien Lin, Wen-Chol Voon, Wen-Ter Lai, Sheng-Hsiung Sheu, Po-Chao Hsu p111
Fulminant myocarditis complicated with cardiac arrest and subsequent acute respiratory distress syndrome formation rescued by Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation – A rare case report PDF
Shin-Hao Yu, Chong-Chao Hsieh, Ho-Ming Su, Tsung-Hsien Lin, Wen-chol Voon, Wen-Ter Lai, Sheng-Hsiung Sheu, Po-Chao Hsu p116
A Variant form of Takotsubo Syndrome secondary to Sumatriptan: A case report PDF
Sulaiman A Rathore, Dexter deLeon p120
Pancreatic cancer or autoimmune pancreatitis: Endosonography as a diagnostic reviser PDF
Viktória Terzin, Mariann Dobra, Csaba Góg, Edit Zábrák, Éva Makula, László Tiszlavicz, Tamás Kiss, Tamás Molnár, Ferenc Nagy, László Czakó, Tibor Wittmann, Zoltán Szepes p126
Associated risk factors and arterial occlusions in patients with von Willebrand disease: Analysis of the literature and report of two cases PDF
Girolami A, Ferrari S, Bertomoro A, Peroni E, Sambado L, Casonato A p135
Sigmoid looping is not always benign PDF
Yasir M. Khayyat, Khaled M. Gabr, Ramy G. Makary p146
Splenic lesion of IgG4-related disease in FDG-PET/CT PDF
Yoshinori Taniguchi, Koji Ogata, Yoshiko Shimamura, Shimpei Fujimoto, Yoshio Terada p150
Late diagnosis of MDMA-related severe hyponatremia PDF
Julia Chia-Yu Chang, Jiin Ger, Chen-Chang Yang p153
Adult-onset Still’s disease in an elderly woman with atypical presentation PDF
Takashi Kumano, Hiromi Ishibashi, Yumiko Kubota, Yasuhiro Ono, Yoshifumi Tada, Kohei Nagasawa, Masaya Yamaguchi p158
Successful renal transplantation in the setting of Alcaligenes xylosoxidans peritonitis treatment PDF
Amanullah Bilal, Satcha Borgella, Nirav Jasani, Hsiao Lai p163
The hepatitis B vaccine and autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants: Relationship with Saccharomyces cerevisiae PDF
Carlo Perricone, Serena Colafrancesco, Yehuda Shoenfeld p166
Left ventricular outflow tract thrombus detected by echocardiography in a young man with a structurally normal heart: Case report and literature review PDF
Rahul Gokhroo, Shruti Bhandari, Jonathan D Dubin p172
Prolapse of posterior leaflet of tricuspid valve presenting as an undulating artifact in right atrium: A rare case report PDF
RK Gokhroo, Kamal Kishor, Bhanwar Ranwa, A. Avinash, Devendra Singh Bisht, Sajal Gupta p176
Lost gallstones mimicking a gastric pylorus tumour PDF
Andrew KY Fung, Beverly CB Lim, Michael Ashcroft, Ronald P Coggins p179
A case of chylothorax due to primary renal lymphoma PDF
Onur Turan, Hayri Ozsan, Oguz Dicle, Atila Akkoclu p183
Esophageal atresia and hypertrofic pyloric stenosis: An association to consider PDF
María Elena Carazo Palacios, Jorge Cortes Sanz, Anna Betlem Domènech Tàrrega, Carlos Gutiérrez San Roman, Juan José Vila Carbó p187
Diffuse lipoatrophic panniculitis: A disfiguring disease PDF
Fatima zahra Elfatoiki, MD Vignon Pennamen, V Saada, A Petit, M Bagot, F Cordoliani p191
Intrathoracic Nocardia-abscess as a cause of haemodynamic instability PDF
A. A. E de Joode, W. L. Manson, W. J. van Son p195
A case of infectious mononucleosis in a patient with ulcerative colitis on infliximab PDF
Angela C. Bien, Kasiah Banks, Jill K. J. Gaidos, John F. Kuemmerle P202
Ventilation/perfusion tomography – V/P-SPECT vs planar technique PDF
Amela Begic, Emina Opanković, Sadžida Begović-Hadžimuratović, Miran Konjić, Senahid Krekić p205
An unusual case of chylous ascites: A case report PDF
Louise Madeleine Risør, Christian Mortensen, Ulla Engel, Flemming Bendtsen, Søren Møller p210
Resolution of chronic ocular sarcoidosis with antimycobacterial therapy PDF
Bradley W. Richmond, Kyra Richter, Lloyd E. King, Wonder P. Drake p216
Safety of combined lumbar and sacral plexus block in high risk patients undergoing fractured neck of femur repair under general anaesthesia PDF
T. Dixit, A. Banerjee, S. Singh P221
A germinating seed found in human ear: A case report PDF
Nwosu J. N., Ohaneme A.O, Mgbafulu D. I p227
Crescentic glomerulonephritis complicating fibrillary glomerulonephritis: Response to Euro Lupus protocol treatment PDF
Ananda Gurram, Nirav Jasani, Reginald Obi, Karlene Hewan-Lowe p230
Synchronous diagnosis of a hodgkin lymphoma and a papillary carcinoma of the thyroid PDF
Jamale Joseph Rizkallah, Sélim S Jambart, Georges Daniel Maalouli p235
Usefulness of a novel active fixation left ventricle lead in cardiac resynchronization therapy PDF
Antonio Hernandez Madrid, Roberto Matía, Gonzalo Sánchez Huete, Eduardo Franco, Giuseppe Lumia, David del Val, Javier Moreno, Jose Zamorano p238
Strongyloides hyperinfection in a case of post- cadaveric solid organ transplantation PDF
Nasir M Akhtar, Kimberly J Fairley, Andrew D Mowery, Kimberly J Chaput, Anil Kotru, Shaobo Zhu, David L Diehl, Michael Komar p242

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