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Case Report: HTLV-1-Induced Adult T-Cell Leukemia and Tropical Spastic Paresis.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Rosenthal R, Kaplan J et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) is a retrovirus endemic in many areas around the world. HTLV-1 can induce the development of adult T-cell leukemia (ATL) or myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP). We report a patient who prese...

Splenomegaly: Diagnosis and Management in Adults.
American Family Physician; Aldulaimi S, Mendez AM

Sep 16th, 2021 - Splenomegaly can be due to several mechanisms but is almost always a sign of a systemic condition. Patient habits, travel, and medical conditions can increase risk of splenomegaly and suggest etiology. Symptoms can suggest infectious, malignant, h...

One severe case of congenital toxoplasmosis in China with good response to azithromycin.
BMC Infectious Diseases; Li J, Zhao J et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Most infants infected with Toxoplasma gondii are completely asymptomatic at birth, yet they may develop ocular and neurological sequelae in the first few months of life. Cases of congenital toxoplasmosis with severe jaundice early after birth comb...

A Rare Case of Factor VII Inhibitor in a Patient Presenting with Primary Splenic Margin...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Naismith K, Allevato PA et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Here, we report the novel presentation of a factor VII inhibitor in association with a new diagnosis of splenic marginal zone lymphoma in a previously healthy 38-year-old woman. There are only 4 reported cases of factor VII inhibitors, ...

Therapeutic importance of Cucurbitaceae: A medicinally important family.
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Mukherjee PK, Singha S et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - Medicinal plants of Cucurbitaceae family consist of several edible fruits and vegetables consumed worldwide since ancient times. The plants of this family have played an essential role in the ethnopharmacological as well as traditional medicinal s...

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Guidelines  2 results

Revised diagnostic criteria and classification for the autoimmune lymphoproliferative s...
Blood Oliveira JB, Bleesing JJ et. al.

Jun 12th, 2010 - Lymphadenopathy in children for which no infectious or malignant cause can be ascertained constitutes a challenging diagnostic dilemma. Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS) is a human genetic disorder of lymphocyte apoptosis resulting in...

Laparoscopic splenectomy: the clinical practice guidelines of the European Association ...
Surgical Endoscopy; Habermalz B, Sauerland S et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2008 - Although laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) has become the standard approach for most splenectomy cases, some areas still remain controversial. To date, the indications that preclude laparoscopic splenectomy are not clearly defined. In view of this, th...

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HDL Mimetic Restores Kidney Function, Vision in Rare Disorder

Mar 4th, 2021 - CER-001 (Abionyx Pharma), an apolipoprotein A1 (apoA-1)–containing high-density lipoprotein (HDL) mimetic, may help restore kidney function and vision for patients suffering from a rare genetic disorder linked to the progressive development of cor...

A 40-Year-Old Man With Bumps on His Neck: Osmosis USMLE Study Question

Oct 2nd, 2020 - The patient in this question most likely has Hodgkin lymphoma, a B-cell lymphoma characterized by a proliferation of Reed-Sternberg cells (B-cells) in a reactive cellular background. Reed-Sternberg cells secrete cytokines that lead to immunologic ...

A 70-Year-Old Man With Splenomegaly: Osmosis USMLE Study Question

Aug 7th, 2020 - Massive splenomegaly is most characteristic of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) and hairy cell leukemia (HCL). CML is a neoplastic proliferation of mature myeloid cells, whereas HCL is a neoplastic proliferation of mature B cells. TRAP staining ...

A 70-Year-Old Man With Splenomegaly: Osmosis USMLE Study Question

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A 70-Year-Old Man With Splenomegaly: Osmosis USMLE Study Question

Aug 7th, 2020 - Test yourself with this question from Osmosis.org and see how you stack up against your peers!

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