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ALLMedicine™ Macroglossia Center

Research & Reviews  222 results

Macroglossia as the initial presentation of AL amyloidosis: review and updates in treat...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9274533
BMJ Case Reports; Cherico AS, Rizvi A et. al.

Jul 12th, 2022 - We encountered a man in his 60s presenting with worsening macroglossia. The patient underwent extensive otolaryngology evaluation and was diagnosed with primary (AL) amyloidosis on tongue biopsy with Congo red stain. The patient then underwent a b...

Deciphering Epigenetic Backgrounds in a Korean Cohort with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9277041
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Kim HY, Shin CH et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is a congenital overgrowth disorder caused by genetic or epigenetic alterations at two imprinting centers (ICs) in the 11p15.5 region. Delineation of the molecular defects is important for prognosis and predicting...

MSOT in Pompe Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05083806

Jun 6th, 2022 - Pompe disease (PD) is a rare, autosomal-recessive disorder caused by deficiency of the lysosomal acid alpha-glucosidase enzyme (GAA), leading to generalized build-up of glycogen, especially in the heart, muscle, liver and nervous system. Among the...

Hypothyroidism
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/122393-overview

May 25th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Hypothyroidism is a common endocrine disorder resulting from deficiency of thyroid hormone. In the United States and other areas of adequate iodine intake, autoimmune thyroid disease (Hashimoto disease) is the most common cause...

Hypothyroidism
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/122393-overview

May 25th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Hypothyroidism is a common endocrine disorder resulting from deficiency of thyroid hormone. In the United States and other areas of adequate iodine intake, autoimmune thyroid disease (Hashimoto disease) is the most common cause...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  8 results

MSOT in Pompe Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05083806

Jun 6th, 2022 - Pompe disease (PD) is a rare, autosomal-recessive disorder caused by deficiency of the lysosomal acid alpha-glucosidase enzyme (GAA), leading to generalized build-up of glycogen, especially in the heart, muscle, liver and nervous system. Among the...

Impact of the Bougie on the Prehospital Setting Intubation Quality.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05173220

Dec 29th, 2021 - Tracheal intubation (TI) is a procedure that is frequently performed in an out-of-hospital emergency setting. TI is associated with a risk of adverse events, including severe sequelae such as hypoxemia, vomiting, aspiration, hypotension, and cardi...

Surgical Treatment of Children With OSA and Small Tonsils or Down Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05154214

Dec 13th, 2021 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is defined as repetitive obstruction of the upper airway during sleep and has been estimated to affect 1-6% of the general pediatric population. Untreated OSA in children has been associated with childhood hypertensio...

Body Perception and Representation in Overgrowth Syndromes, Behavioral Assessment and Neuropsychological Development
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04993235

Aug 6th, 2021 - Background and Rationale Sotos Syndrome (SS) and Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome (BWS) are known as overgrowth syndromes as they involve alterations in dimensions of the whole body or of specific body parts. SS is characterized by advanced bone age, m...

Jugular Venous Flow Healthy Volunteers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02002494

Jun 4th, 2020 - The different positions used in neurosurgery (park bench, prone) for better accessibility to the operating field can impact on the cerebral venous drainage due to the effects of internal jugular venous outflow of blood and may increase intracrania...

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News  9 results

MGUS, SPEP, and the Shaka Sign
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944772

Feb 5th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Matthew F. Watto, MD: I am Dr Frank Watto, and that is Dr Stuart K. Brigham. With us is our good friend, Dr Paul Nelson Williams. Paul N. Williams, MD: This time around we are going to talk about our ep...

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.

TTR vs AL Cardiac Amyloidosis: Don't Rely on Imaging Alone
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/913672

Jun 5th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Gayatri Acharya, MD: Greetings. I'm Dr Gayatri Acharya, cardiology fellow at Mayo Clinic. During today's roundtable, we'll be discussing cardiac amyloidosis (AL). I am joined by my colleagues, Dr Martha...

Periorbital ecchymoses and breathlessness
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/145581/cardiology/periorbital-ecchymoses-and-breathlessness
The Journal of Family Practice; Sudip Kumar Ghosh, MD, DNB, Biswajit Majumder, MD, DM, FACC et. al.

Aug 31st, 2017 - A 54-year-old man presented at our facility with a 3-month history of exertional breathlessness and purple blotches around his eyes. Examination revealed bilateral periorbital and perioral ecchymosis, purpuric spots along his waist, and waxy papul.

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