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A rare Bochdalek hernia in an adult: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-021-01357-2 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31377-1 10.4103/njcp.njcp_217_17 10.1111/ans.14945 10.21037/atm.2018.11.26 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.12.030
BMC Surgery; Gu YM, Li XY et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - Symptomatic Bochdalek hernias are found mainly in infants in respiratory distress and occur rarely in adults. We report a rare case of Bochdalek hernia associated with developmental abnormalities in an adult who exhibited acute chest pain and dyspnea on exertion. This case highlights the importance of the differential diagnosis of acute left-sided chest pain and antenatal examination.

Splenic volume and splenic vein diameter are independent pre-operative risk factors of ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-021-01364-3 10.1097/00000658-189521060-00003 10.1007/s002689900521 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.01.073 10.1016/j.surg.2017.07.016 10.3748/wjg.v16.i2.143 10.1046/j.1365-2168.2000.01514.x 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2006.00696.x 10.1016/j.surg.2008.06.030 10.1016/j.ijsu.2019.11.002 10.2214/ajr.181.6.1811615 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2006.06.036 10.1097/01.sla.0000151794.28392.a6 10.1007/s00595-018-1655-6 10.1097/SLE.0000000000000710 10.3324/haematol.12682 10.1016/j.revmed.2016.08.003 10.1007/s00464-009-0828-1 10.1097/00004728-200205000-00014 10.1155/2014/292689 10.1097/00004728-199811000-00003 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.10.011 10.1016/j.ijsu.2017.05.072 10.1007/5584_2016_119 10.1016/S0002-9610(02)01095-4 10.1007/s00464-015-4476-3 10.1002/bjs.7002 10.1007/s00464-018-6321-y 10.1097/00005373-200301000-00027
BMC Surgery; Péré G, Basselerie H et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a common complication following splenectomy. It affects between 5 and 55% of patients undergoing surgery with no clearly defined pre-operative risk factors. The aim of this study was to determine the pre-operative risk factors of PVT. Single centre, retrospective study of data compiled for every consecutive patient who underwent splenectomy at Toulouse University...

What is the impact of scoliotic correction on postoperative shoulder imbalance in sever...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-021-04763-y 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001039 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001684 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.10.001 10.1016/j.spinee.2018.05.027 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3182a3cd90 10.3171/2014.10.SPINE13690 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.04.065 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.12.003 10.1007/s00586-013-2793-6 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000995 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.03.106 10.1097/00007632-200209150-00009 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003407 10.1007/s00586-019-05933-2 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000520 10.1007/s00586-015-4313-3 10.1186/1471-2474-15-366 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001516 10.1007/s00586-017-5289-y 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000578 10.1007/s00586-018-5669-y 10.1016/j.jos.2019.10.001 10.3171/2016.6.PEDS16162 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003088
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Yuan S, Fan N et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - Although recent studies have investigated the risk factors for PSI, few studies have focused on the impact of scoliotic correction on postoperative shoulder imbalance (PSI), especially in severe and rigid scoliosis (SRS). The purpose of the study was to study the effect of scoliotic correction on PSI in SRS. The preoperative, postoperative, and minimum 2-year follow-up radiographs of 48 consecu...

Upward gaze palsy and convergence insufficiency as a rare presentation of primary intra...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-241340
BMJ Case Reports; Tanimura J, Sato H et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - A primary intraventricular haemorrhage (PIVH) usually presents with non-localised neurological symptoms since the haematoma is limited to the ventricles. However, it is sometimes associated with focal neurological signs, whose pathophysiologies are not confirmed. Here, we report on a case of PIVH who showed rare manifestations in the acute stage: upward gaze palsy and convergence insufficiency....

Sulfasalazine-induced drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) wit...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244063
BMJ Case Reports; Sil A, Bhattacharjee MS et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) is designated as a potentially lethal adverse drug effect with characteristic signs and symptoms such as skin rash, fever, leucocytosis with eosinophilia or atypical lymphocytes, lymphadenopathy and liver or renal dysfunction. In addition to most commonly implicated drug category (aromatic anticonvulsants), lamotrigine, sulfonamides,...

Epstein-Barr Virus Causing Clinical Jaundice and Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis in a Pr...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.932285
The American Journal of Case Reports; Harvey KG, Tice JG et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Infectious mononucleosis secondary to Epstein-Barr Virus is a common infection in young adults. Infection usually involves a self-limiting course of fevers, sore throat, malaise, and myalgias. Transaminitis is a relatively common complication; clinical jaundice, however, is rare. This case report highlights an uncommon complication of Epstein-Barr Virus infection in which hepatocellu...

Impact of design elements of the implant supracrestal complex (ISC) on the risk of peri...
https://doi.org/10.1111/clr.13823
Clinical Oral Implants Research; Mattheos N, Janda M et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - The aim of this review was to investigate the evidence correlating the emergence profile (EP) and emergence angle (EA), peri-implant tissue height, implant neck design, abutment and/or prosthesis material, retention and connection types with risk of peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis. Seven focus questions were identified, and seven electronic search queries were conducted in PubMed. H...

Peri-implantitis: Summary and consensus statements of group 3. The 6th EAO Consensus Co...
https://doi.org/10.1111/clr.13827
Clinical Oral Implants Research; Schwarz F, Alcoforado G et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - To evaluate the influence of implant and prosthetic components on peri-implant tissue health. A further aim was to evaluate peri-implant soft-tissue changes following surgical peri-implantitis treatment. Group discussions based on two systematic reviews (SR) and one critical review (CR) addressed (i) the influence of implant material and surface characteristics on the incidence and progression ...

What is the influence of implant surface characteristics and/or implant material on the...
https://doi.org/10.1111/clr.13859
Clinical Oral Implants Research; Stavropoulos A, Bertl K et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - To answer the focused question, 'In animals or patients with dental implants, does implant surface characteristics and/or implant material have an effect on incidence and progression of peri-implantitis?' Pre-clinical in vivo experiments on experimental peri-implantitis and clinical trials with any aim and design, and ≥5 years follow-up, where the effect of ≥2 different type of implant material...

Ruptured middle cranial fossa arachnoid cysts after minor trauma in adolescent boys pre...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13256-021-03106-8 10.4103/0971-3026.41831 10.1590/S0004-282X2008000600033 10.1016/0090-3019(82)90315-9 10.1007/BF00587820 10.1259/bjr/94682952 10.1089/089771502760341938 10.3171/2013.8.PEDS13206 10.1227/NEU.0b013e318285b3a4 10.1159/000028918 10.1007/s00381-008-0728-z 10.1016/j.jocn.2003.03.003 10.1227/01.NEU.0000089060.65702.03
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Hamidi MF, Hamidi H

Oct 13th, 2021 - Intracranial arachnoid cysts are common, cerebrospinal fluid-filled, innocent lesions that are usually detected incidentally on brain imaging. They may rupture and complicate due to subdural hematoma or hygroma after minor trauma. Authors present two cases of ruptured middle cranial fossa arachnoid cysts in adolescent (12-year-old and 15-year-old) Afghan boys presenting with subdural hygroma af...

Characteristics of retinal detachment associated with atopic dermatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12886-021-02135-7 10.1159/000370220 10.1016/j.jaip.2018.10.009 10.1177/1120672120960339 10.1159/000351176 10.2147/OPTH.S85020 10.3390/life11050453 10.1186/s12886-019-1120-3 10.2174/1381612821666150909100212 10.1016/S0002-9394(37)91114-0 10.1001/archopht.1952.00920010033004 10.1111/j.1346-8138.1999.tb02068.x 10.1167/tvst.9.6.23 10.3346/jkms.2012.27.6.681 10.1097/OPX.0000000000001244 10.1016/S0002-9394(14)76695-4 10.1136/bjo.2009.157727 10.1136/bjo.80.1.54.18 10.3341/jkos.2017.58.1.56 10.1097/00006982-198400410-00003
BMC Ophthalmology; Lee Y, Park WK et. al.

Oct 13th, 2021 - To examine the characteristics of rhegmatous retinal detachment (RRD) associated with atopic dermatitis. Medical records of 2257 patients who underwent RD surgery at this clinic between 2008 and 2018 were retrospectively reviewed. Among them, 61 patients who were diagnosed as AD were assigned into the experimental group and 100 patients who did not have AD were randomly selected and assigned in...

Predictive value of blood pressure variability for organ dysfunction in patients with s...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2183
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Zhu Y, Li Y et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Sepsis is a common disease in the intensive care unit, accompanied by many complications and high mortality. Organ dysfunction is a major risk factor for death in patients with sepsis. Analyzing the related factors of organ dysfunction caused by sepsis can provide more clinical prevention and treatment targets, and better predict patients' prognoses. This study aimed to investigate the relation...

Prevalence of hyperthyroidism with hypercalcemia in Xindu district and the efficacy of ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-1947
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Mei X, Zeng J et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - This trial aimed to analyze the relationship between hyperthyroidism and the morbidity rate of hypercalcemia in the Xindu district, Chengdu, Sichuan province. We observed the level of serum calcium, the bone metabolic and thyroid autoimmune-related antibodies index during vitamin D3 treatment combined with traditional antithyroid drugs (ATD). Our research included hyperthyroid patients with a f...

Experience in curing refractory gastrointestinal bleeding due to type A aortic dissecti...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2173
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Ren Y, Zhang J et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Aortic dissection (AD) is a cardiovascular emergency that seriously endangers human health. It has acute onset, dangerous condition and many complications. The mortality without treatment is very high, and the mortality within 24 hours is 25%. AD combined with mesenteric artery malperfusion has an incidence of only 5%, but a hospital mortality rate of up to 33-100%. Mesenteric artery malperfusi...

A rare emphysematous splenic infection caused by diabetes mellitus: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2097
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Wang M, Yang L et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Emphysematous splenic infection is a rare disease. In this case, a 33-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with a 10-day history of left-upper-quadrant abdominal pain and intermittent fever. She positively denied any previous history of illness or trauma. On admission to the hospital, her white-cell count, neutrophil percentage, C-reactive protein level, blood glucose, and urine...

Reye Syndrome with Severe Hyperammonemia and a Good Neurological Outcome.
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.932864
The American Journal of Case Reports; Pribožič L, Žerjav Tanšek M et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Reye syndrome (RS) is a rare life-threatening condition combining acute noninflammatory encephalopathy and acute liver failure with an absence of defined etiology. We present a case of fulminant RS that had a good neurological outcome. CASE REPORT A 4-year-old previously healthy boy had no history of acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) use, nor had he been diagnosed with any inborn errors of ...

Dietary intake in patients with chronic pancreatitis: A systematic review and meta-anal...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8473599
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Ul Ain Q, Bashir Y et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - A progressive reduction in the secretion of pancreatic enzymes in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) results in malabsorption and ultimate malnutrition. However, the pathogenesis of malnutrition is multifactorial and other factors such as chronic inflammation, alcohol excess and poor dietary intake all contribute. Patients may restrict their dietary intake due to poor appetite or to avoid ...

Inverted Meckel's diverticulum diagnosed using capsule endoscopy: A case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8476338
World Journal of Gastroenterology; El Hajra Martínez I, Calvo M et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Meckel's diverticulum is a common asymptomatic congenital gastrointestinal anomaly. However, its presentation as an inverted Meckel's diverticulum is a rare complication, of which few cases have been reported in the literature. Here, we report the case of a 33-year-old man with iron deficiency anemia without manifestation of gastrointestinal bleeding. An upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and tot...

Analysis of risk factors of acute kidney injury in perioperative patients after lung tr...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2094
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Liu X, Zhang J et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - This study sought to examine the factors influencing acute kidney injury (AKI) in the perioperative period after lung transplantation (LT). We collected and analyzed the clinical data of 25 patients, who were diagnosed with AKI in the perioperative period after LT at Sichuan Provincial People's Hospital from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020. Based on the clinical outcomes, the patients were divide...

Effectiveness and safety of fractional micro-plasma radio-frequency treatment combined ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2153
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Li J, Wang D et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Hypertrophic scars can be caused by various injuries and lead to a decrease in quality of life of those affected. This study was performed retrospectively in our center to investigate the safety and effectiveness of fractional micro-plasma radio-frequency treatment combined with ablative fractional carbon dioxide (CO2) laser treatment in patients with hypertrophic scar. This was a retrospective...