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Research & Reviews  150 results

The sponge-bearer suffers from goiter: "The Passion of Christ" (c. 1530) by Fermo Stella.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40618-021-01667-5 10.2307/1454082 10.1007/s40618-018-0934-9
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; Paladino ME, Riva MA

Sep 4th, 2021 - In the partition of the church of San Bernardino in Caravaggio (Lombardy), Fermo Stella (c. 1490-1562) depicted a cycle of frescoes of "The Passion of Christ". In the central panel, "The Crucifixion" one of the tortures of Christ, the sponge-beare...

Anterior "W" Tongue Reduction for Macroglossia in Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10556656211036607
The Cleft Palate-craniofacial Journal : Official Publicat... Ainuz BY, Geisler EL et. al.

Aug 18th, 2021 - Macroglossia occurs in 80% to 99% of patients with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) and a variety of surgical techniques for tongue reduction are offered by surgeons. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the postoperative outcomes of the ante...

Thermographic imaging in a dog with macroglossia from an encircling, strangulating ling...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcam.2021.100556
Topics in Companion Animal Medicine; Angulo HL, Bach J et. al.

Jul 18th, 2021 - A dog presented 16 hours after an acute onset of severe generalized lingual swelling from an unknown cause. The dog had recently chewed a deer carcass. Initial physical examination and diagnostic testing did not reveal an underlying cause, and sup...

Macroglossia secondary to prolonged prone positioning for management of COVID-19 respir...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8264577
BMJ Case Reports; Sharma S, Abdul T et. al.

Jul 8th, 2021 - We report the case of a 59-year-old woman who developed acute macroglossia following prolonged prone positioning for management of COVID-19. We found that Biotene mixed in glycerin was effective at removing keratinised lingual plaques and better t...

Pediatric Cushing syndrome: An early sign of an underling cancer predisposition syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.62255
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; Schweiger BM, Esakhan CL et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is a genetic overgrowth and cancer predisposition syndrome that can be associated with a spectrum of clinical features including isolated lateralized overgrowth, macrosomia, macroglossia, organomegaly, omphalocele...

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News  7 results

A Woman Whose Husband Died Has New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation and Fatigue
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936740_4

Sep 4th, 2020 - Anatomical deformities of the upper airway can play a role in the pathogenesis of airway closure in OSA. Deformities of craniofacial and soft-tissue structures obstruct the upper airway at various levels, especially the retropalatal and retrogloss...

Scleromyxedema in a Patient With Thyroid Disease: An Atypical Case or a Case for Revised Criteria?
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/215717/mixed-topics/scleromyxedema-patient-thyroid-disease-atypical-case-or-case/page/0/1?channel=27442

Jan 17th, 2020 - Comment Classification Lichen myxedematosus is differentiated into localized and generalized forms. The former is limited to the skin and lacks monoclonal gammopathy.

Periorbital ecchymoses and breathlessness
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/145581/cardiology/periorbital-ecchymoses-and-breathlessness/page/0/1
The Journal of Family Practice;

Aug 31st, 2017 - Diagnosis: Primary systemic amyloidosis A diagnosis of primary systemic amyloidosis was confirmed with histopathologic examination of the abdominal fat pad using Congo red stain. Clinical, imaging, and laboratory features supported this diagnosis.

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Hypothyroidism?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/849695_2

Aug 24th, 2015 - Physical signs of hypothyroidism include: Weight gain Slowed speech and movements Dry skin Jaundice Pallor Coarse, brittle, straw-like hair Loss of scalp hair, axillary hair, pubic hair, or a combination Dull facial expression Coarse facial featur...

A 66-year-old woman with an enlarged tongue
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95899/oncology/66-year-old-woman-enlarged-tongue?channel=194
Jorge A. Brenes-Salazar, MD, Martha Grogan, MD et. al.

Nov 1st, 2013 - A 66-year-old woman was prompted by her dentist to seek medical attention for an unusually enlarged, smooth-appearing tongue (Figure 1). She also complained of fatigue, dyspnea on exertion, and tingling of her hands.

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