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Research & Reviews  166 results

Enterobacter Infections Clinical Presentation

Jun 2nd, 2022 - History Enterobacter infections do not produce a unique enough clinical presentation to differentiate them clinically from other acute bacterial infections. Consequently, details on the patient history and physical examination findings for each in...

Diagnostic performance of the metagenomic next-generation sequencing in lung biopsy tis...
BMC Pulmonary Medicine; Su SS, Chen XB et. al.

Mar 31st, 2022 - This study aims to evaluate the diagnostic application and performance of the metagenomic next-generation sequencing (mNGS) in patients suspected of local pulmonary infection by comparing it to the traditional pathogen detection methods in lung ti...

Klebsiella pneumoniae invasion syndrome: a case of liver abscess combined with lung abs...
The Journal of International Medical Research; Zhang CG, Wang Y et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - Klebsiella pneumoniae invasion syndrome (KPIS) is a critical multi-site infection that is usually caused by highly virulent Klebsiella pneumonia. It is relatively common in Asian patients with diabetes and leads to sepsis, which has a high mortali...

Diagnosis of lung squamous cell carcinoma based on metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing.
BMC Pulmonary Medicine; Wei P, Gao Y et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - The clinical treatment of patients suspected of pulmonary infections often rely on empirical antibiotics. However, preliminary diagnoses were based on clinical manifestations and conventional microbiological tests, which could later be proved wron...

Lung Abscess in Adult with Foreign Body (Tooth).
The American Journal of Medicine; da Trindade JGA, Ananias MLB et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Lung Abscess in Adult with Foreign Body (Tooth).|2022|da Trindade JGA,Ananias MLB,Fontes CAP,|complications,diagnostic imaging,diagnostic imaging,etiology,

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FDG-PET Imaging in Complicated Diabetic Foot

Mar 2nd, 2022 - FDG-PET imaging is a promising imaging technique, which has the potential to overcome many of the shortcomings mentioned previously with regard to radiologic and scintigraphic methodologies. FDG is a diagnostic tracer utilized to measure the metab...

Chlorhexidine Mouthrinse Before EBUS-TBNA

Feb 15th, 2022 - EBUS-TBNA using the convex probe is a standard of care for the assessment of mediastinal and hilar lymphadenopathy. Although EBUS-TBNA is a minimally invasive procedure, rare but serious infectious complications such as pneumonia, lung abscess, em...

Presentation And Management Of Neglected Inhaled Foreign Body At Sohag University Hospital

Aug 3rd, 2021 - A foreign body is an endogenous or exogenous substance, different from the anatomy of the site where it is found. Chevalier Jackson defined a foreign body as "an object or a substance that is foreign to its location". Aspiration of a foreign body ...

Cost-consequence Analysis of Parenchymal Stapling Device Versus Hand-sewing for Pulmonary Lobectomy in Lung Disease

Feb 2nd, 2016 - There are many lung diseases that need surgical treatment including malignancy lesion or benign lesions such as lung bleb or bullae, lung cyst, benign tumor, infection (necrotizing pneumonia, lung abscess, aspergilloma) etc. One of the most common...

Diagnosis of Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis by Direct Lung Tissue Aspergillus Galactomannan Antigen Detection From Aspirate by Ultrasound-guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Feb 23rd, 2011 - Invasive aspergillosis is a serious and often fatal infection in patients who are neutropenic or have undergone solid organ or stem cell transplantation. However, early diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis is a challenge. Reiss and Lehmann first de...

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News  15 results

37-year-old man • cough • increasing shortness of breath • pleuritic chest pain • Dx?
MDedge Family Medicine; Melissa Neuman, MD, Ramyar Mahdavi, MD et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - THE CASE A 37-year-old man with a history of asthma, schizoaffective disorder, and tobacco use (36 packs per year) presented to the clinic after 5 days of worsening cough, reproducible left-sided chest pain, and increasing shortness of breath. He.

Cilta-Cel Demonstrates Durable Responses in Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma

Mar 17th, 2021 - Ciltacabtagene autoleucel (cilta-cel) has a manageable safety profile at its recommended phase 2 dose, and yielded early, deep, and durable responses in heavily pretreated patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma, according to data prese...

A 5-Year-Old Girl With High Fever and Nonproductive Cough

May 8th, 2020 - Discussion CT revealed a large (7 × 7 × 6 cm), multiloculated cystic lesion in the upper lobe of the right lung, with what appeared to be an air-fluid level. This is consistent with a lung abscess. The girl was admitted to the hospital for intrave...

Study identifies risk factors for infection after transbronchial biopsy
Jake Remaly, MDedge News

Mar 30th, 2020 - Among patients who undergo endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial biopsy using a guide sheath (EBUS-GS-TBB) for diagnosing lung cancer, cavitation and low-density areas inside the target lesion on CT and stenosis of the responsible bronchu.

White Concretions on the Hair Shaft
Melinda Liu, MD, Alex G. Ortega-Loayza, MD

Jan 16th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: White Piedra A fungal culture demonstrated a filamentous fungus that was identified as Trichosporon inkin via DNA sequencing, which confirmed the diagnosis of white piedra (WP). Piedra refers to a group of fungal infections presenti.

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