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An Infant with COVID-19-Associated Intussusception.
The American Surgeon; Sullivan GA, Skertich NJ et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Intussusception is the most common cause of bowel obstruction in infants four to ten months old and is commonly idiopathic or attributed to lymphoid hyperplasia. Our patient was a 7-month-old male who presented with two weeks of intermittent abdom...

Cholecystitis Masquerading as Cardiac Chest Pain: A Case Report.
The American Journal of Case Reports; Daliparty VM, Amoozgar B et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - BACKGROUND Cope's sign is the association of bradycardia with symptoms of acute cholecystitis, which can occur due to a vagal cardiobiliary reflex. The clinical and electrocardiographic changes of bradycardia or complete heart block can mimic the ...

Babesiosis as a Cause of Atraumatic Splenic Injury: Two Case Reports and a Review of Li...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-021-07117-5 10.3390/pathogens8030117 10.1128/JCM.00504-17 10.4269/ajtmh.2003.68.431 10.1056/NEJMra1202018 10.12659/AJCR.908453 10.1093/cid/ciy1060 10.1155/2020/6934149 10.12659/AJCR.908453 10.1093/cid/ciaa1216 10.1086/525852 10.1086/524081
Journal of General Internal Medicine; Sung LH, Sundaram AH et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - We present two cases of Babesia-induced splenic injury at a single institution. In the late summer, two patients presented with left-sided abdominal pain radiating to the shoulder. They were both found to have hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, a...

Association Between Proposed Definitions of Clinical Remission/Response and Well-Being ...
Journal of Crohn's & Colitis; Sandborn WJ, Lewis JD et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Patient-reported outcomes are recommended endpoints in Crohn's disease (CD) trials. The association between patient-reported general well-being relative to symptoms of diarrhea and abdominal pain (AP) in patients with moderate-to-severe CD was exp...

Lead encephalopathy in an adult opioid abuser.
BMJ Case Reports; Suleman F, Shoukat K et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - A 38-year-old man presented at the emergency department with abdominal pain, vomiting, generalised weakness and altered consciousness. He had been ingesting opioids for over 5 years and had several past hospital admissions for abdominal pain. His ...

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Guidelines  15 results

Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Clinical practice guidelines from the Society for Vascular...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Huber TS, Björck M et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI) results from the inability to achieve adequate postprandial intestinal blood flow, usually from atherosclerotic occlusive disease at the origins of the mesenteric vessels. Patients typically present with postprand...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth: Expert Review.
Gastroenterology Quigley EM, Murray JA et. al.

Jul 18th, 2020 - Thanks to ready access to hydrogen breath testing, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth is now commonly diagnosed among individuals presenting with a variety of gastrointestinal and even non-gastrointestinal complaints and is increasingly implica...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Upper Quadrant Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Peterson CM et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Although right upper quadrant pain is a very common clinical presentation, it can be nonspecific. However, acute cholecystitis is very often the diagnosis of exclusion. This review focuses on the recommended imaging evaluation in the most commonly...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acute Nonlocalized Abdominal Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Scheirey CD et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - The range of pathology in adults that can produce abdominal pain is broad and necessitates an imaging approach to evaluate many different organ systems. Although localizing pain prompts directed imaging/management, clinical presentations may vary ...

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News  1,287 results

The Peculiar Timing of Death

Jul 14th, 2021 - I have spent my entire career in geriatric medicine. But a lesson I learned early on as an intern has served as a guiding reminder throughout my career. Mark E. Williams, MD It was the third month of my internal medicine internship on the oncology...

Upadacitinib May Help Relieve Troubling Symptoms in Ulcerative Colitis

Jul 7th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Upadacitinib, an oral selective Janus kinase (JAK)-1 inhibitor, may reduce symptoms and improves quality of life in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC), according to a post hoc analysis of data from a clinical trial. ...

Once-Weekly Oral Antipsychotic for Schizophrenia on the Horizon 

Jun 3rd, 2021 - A novel, ultra-long-acting oral formulation of the antipsychotic risperidone (Risperdal) only needs to be taken once weekly and appears to be safe and effective, results of a new phase 2 study suggest. The new formulation, LYN-005 (Lyndra Therapeu...

FDA Approves Ibrexafungerp for Vaginal Yeast Infection

Jun 2nd, 2021 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ibrexafungerp tablets (Brexafemme) as a 1-day oral therapy for vaginal yeast infections, something 3 out of every 4 women encounter at least once in their life. Ibrexafungerp is the first drug...

Jury Out on Best Treatment for Functional Abdominal Pain Disorders in Kids

May 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - There is no strong evidence in the literature to recommend any specific pharmacologic agent to treat functional abdominal pain disorders in children, say the authors of a comprehensive literature review. Functional abdo...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →