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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Examination Center

Research & Reviews  101 results

Can video-based telehealth examinations of the abdomen safely determine the need for im...
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare; Hayden EM, Borczuk P et. al.

Jun 19th, 2021 - There is little evidence on the reliability of the video-based telehealth physical examinations. Our objective was to evaluate the feasibility of a physician-directed abdominal examination using telehealth. This was a prospective, blinded observat...

Fetal dose evaluation for body CT examinations of pregnant patients during all stages o...
European Journal of Radiology; Li X, Yang K et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - CTDIvol-to-fetal-dose coefficients from Monte Carlo simulations are useful for fetal dose evaluations, but the available data is limited to the fetus being completely inside the abdominopelvic scan range. Whereas in a chest examination, the fetus ...

Extraovarian primary seromucinous cystadenoma masquerading as mesenteric cyst.
BMJ Case Reports; R J K, Harikrishnan B et. al.

May 27th, 2021 - We report an interesting case of extraovarian, primary seromucinous cystadenoma, which presented as a mesenteric cyst. A 31-year-old woman came with complaints of lower abdominal pain for 2 years, which is intermittent and aggravated during the me...

Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma arising from the anterior mediastinum.
BMJ Case Reports; Montebello A, Zahra Bianco E et. al.

May 27th, 2021 - Anterior mediastinal large cell neuroendocrine carcinomas (LCNECs) are extremely rare, extremely aggressive malignancies that carry a dismal prognosis. We discuss a woman aged 60 years who presented with a 2-month history of recurrent severe const...

A huge abdominal mass revealing a depressive syndrome.
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Tarchouli M, Ait Idir B et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Trichobezoar is a rare condition that occurs mostly in young women with psychiatric disorders such as trichotillomania and trichophagia. We report the case of a giant gastric trichobezoar in a 21-year-old woman who presented with chronic abdominal...

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News  34 results

A 43-Year-Old Man With Severe Itching and Hyperlipidemia

May 1st, 2020 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Atraumatic splenic rupture in acute myeloid leukemia
Karthik Gnanapandithan, MD, MS

Nov 1st, 2019 - A 50-year-old man with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with a complex karyotype was admitted to the hospital with several days of dull, left-sided abdominal pain. His most recent bone marrow biopsy showed 30% blasts, and immunophenotyping was suggest.

Myomectomy of a large cervical fibroid in a patient desiring future fertility
Morgan Booher, DO, Mitchell Edelson, MD et. al.

Oct 1st, 2018 - Uterine fibroids are the most common tumors of the uterus. Clinically significant fibroids that arise from the cervix are less common.

A 57-Year-Old Man With Unexplained Difficulty Walking

Aug 23rd, 2018 - Physical Examination and Workup Upon physical examination, the patient is a healthy-appearing male in no acute distress. His skin is normal with no rashes, wounds, bruises, or discoloration. He does not have jaundice of the skin or eyes. His chest...

A 26-Year-Old Woman With Pleural Effusion, Hydronephrosis, and Ascites

Aug 16th, 2018 - Physical Examination and Workup Upon physical examination, the patient appears toxic. Her oral temperature is 100°F (37.8°C). Her pulse is regular with a rate of 100 beats/min. Her blood pressure is 160/100 mm Hg. She is noted to have generalized ...

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