Case Report October 2012

A Rare Cause of Lung Emphysema: Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis (NF) is an autosomal dominant inheritance or spontaneous mutation disease. Skin, eyes, central and peripheral nervous system lesions are characteristic. It is evaluated NF type 1 and NF type 2. NF-1 is the most common type of the disease, and described by von Recklinghausen in 1882. Cutaneous and subcutaneous neurofibromas, kyphoscoliosis, rib deformities, thoracic neoplasms, bullous, emphysematous and fibrotic…

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  • Recieved 14.02.2011
  • Accepted 05.03.2011
  • Published Online 05.03.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.616
  • Author Rasih Yazkan, Sedat Gunes
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):474-476
  • Index Page 474-476
  • How to Cite Rasih Yazkan. A Rare Cause of Lung Emphysema: Neurofibromatosis. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):474-476
  • Running Title Lung Emphysema and Neurofibromatosis
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Rosai-Dorfman Disease

Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy or Rosai-Dorfman disease is an uncommon disease characterized by benign proliferation of histiocytes, with painless lymph node enlargement and frequent extranodal disease. We report a case of Rosai-Dorfman of adult female. Rosai-Dorfman disease is a rare presentation as can be seen from a review of all literature. The presentation, differential diagnosis and treatment are discussed.

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  • Recieved 10.01.2011
  • Accepted 13.02.2011
  • Published Online 13.02.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.581
  • Author Bulent Altinsoy, Nejat Altintas, Muzaffer Sariaydin
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):463-465
  • Index Page 463-465
  • How to Cite Bulent Altinsoy, Nejat Altintas. Rosai-Dorfman Disease. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):463-465
  • Running Title Rosai-Dorfman Disease
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Small Bowel Obstruction due to Phytobezoar

Bezoars are foreign bodies impacted in the digestive tract resulting of their ingestion and accumulation, involving mainly the stomach,small bowel. Phytobezoars are a rare cause of acute small bowel obstruction. It should be suspected in patients with an increased risk of bezoar formation, such as in the presence of previous gastric surgery and a history suggestive of increased fiber intake.…

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  • Recieved 06.01.2011
  • Accepted 13.02.2011
  • Published Online 13.02.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.576
  • Author Baris Morkavuk, Hakan Bulus, Alper Yavuz, Altan Aydin, Ali Coskun
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):457-459
  • Index Page 457-459
  • How to Cite Baris Morkavuk, Hakan Bulus, Alper Yavuz, Aydin, Ali Coskun. Small Bowel Obstruction due to Phytobezoar. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):457-459
  • Running Title Bowel Obstruction
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Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia (Two Cases Report)

Fibrous dysplasia is an a developmental benign anomaly of the bone which originates mesenchymal cells. It has an unknown origin. Three types were defined. Monostotic fibrous dysplasia is the most frequent form approximately 70% of all cases. It's seen in adoscelent ages and calms down when the bone growth ends. Multifocal fibrous dysplasia which is seen with endocrine diseases are…

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  • Recieved 28.01.2011
  • Accepted 10.02.2011
  • Published Online 10.02.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.596
  • Author Isa Dongel, Mehmet Bayram, Feride Sapmaz, Sami Ceran
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):471-473
  • Index Page 471-473
  • How to Cite Isa Dongel, Mehmet Bayram, Feride Sapmaz, Ceran. Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia (Two Cases Report). J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):471-473
  • Running Title Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia
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A Rare Cause of Dyspnea in Elderly Patients: Foreign Body Aspiration

Foreign body aspiration is frequently seen at childhood age group whereas various facilitator factors can be observed in adults particularly in the elderly group. In this study a 78 year-old male case who swallowed his dental prothesis and had a foreign substance detected in his chest X-ray was presented. In the cases that have nonspesific complaints such as incipient chest…

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  • Recieved 15.01.2011
  • Accepted 06.02.2011
  • Published Online 06.02.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.584
  • Author Sevdegul Karadas, Hayriye Gonullu, Fuat Sayir, Irfan Aydin
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):466-468
  • Index Page 466-468
  • How to Cite Sevdegul Karadas, Hayriye Gonullu, Fuat Sayir, Aydin. A Rare Cause of Dyspnea in Elderly Patients: Foreign Body Aspiration. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):466-468
  • Running Title Foreign Body Aspiration
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Joubert Syndrome: A Case Report

Joubert Syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized with hypotonia, ataxia, mental and motor retardation, episodic tachypnea-apnea and oculomotor anomalies. Prognosis is poor in patients with hypotonia and severe growth retardation. Its characteristic imaging finding is hypoplasia of cerebellar vermis and 'molar tooth sign' in brainstem. Dandy-Walker formation and Down Syndrome take part in differential diagnosis. Clinical findings of…

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  • Recieved 21.01.2011
  • Accepted 03.02.2011
  • Published Online 03.02.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.592
  • Author Muruvet Akin, Emel Boyraz
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):469-470
  • Index Page 469-470
  • How to Cite Muruvet Akin, Emel Boyraz. Joubert Syndrome: A Case Report. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):469-470
  • Running Title Joubert Syndrome
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The Fibroepithelial Polyp of the Urethra: A Rare Cause of Urinary Terention In Children

Benign fibroepithelial polyp of the prostatic urethra is a rare congenital lesion. It is most commonly diagnosed in the pediatric population and causes various urinary symptoms. In this case report, we presented a thirteen months old boy with a posterior urethral polyp who admitted to our clinic with complaints of obstructive urinary symptoms. An obstructing mass extending from bladder neck…

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  • Recieved 07.01.2011
  • Accepted 27.01.2011
  • Published Online 27.01.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.578
  • Author Nihat Uluocak, Dogan Atilgan, Fikret Erdemir, Adem Yasar, Dogan Koseoglu
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):460-462
  • Index Page 460-462
  • How to Cite Nihat Uluocak, Dogan Atilgan, Fikret Erdemir, Yasar, Dogan Koseoglu. The Fibroepithelial Polyp of the Urethra: A Rare Cause of Urinary Terention In Children. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):460-462
  • Running Title The Polyp of the Urethra: A Rare Cause of Urinary Retention
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A Foreign Body Aspiration Showing Migration and Penetration: Hordeum Murinum

Aspiration of foreign bodies is an important cause of mortality and morbidity in the childhood period. Very rarely seen among the tracheobronchial foreign body aspirations is the Hordeum Murinum, which has an atypical clinical presentation. It may cause unavoidable sequelae in the bronchial system requiring surgery, like bronchiectasis and destruction of the lung parenchyma in patients with delayed diagnosis. Hordeum…

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  • Recieved 24.12.2010
  • Accepted 07.01.2011
  • Published Online 07.01.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.560
  • Author Fuat Sayir, Ufuk Cobanoglu, Bunyamin Sertogullarindan, Mergan, Mustafa Arslan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):454-456
  • Index Page 454-456
  • How to Cite Fuat Sayir, Ufuk Cobanoglu, Bunyamin Sertogullarindan, Mergan, Mustafa Arslan. A Foreign Body Aspiration Showing Migration and Penetration: Hordeum Murinum. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):454-456
  • Running Title A Foreign Body Aspiration: Hordeum Murinum
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A Neck Epidermal Keratinous Cyst Infected with Morganella Morganii

Neck keratinous cyst infected with Morganella Morganii have not been reported yet. We report case of 25 years old male patient with a keratinous cysts abscess infected by Morganella Morganii which was located at midline neck.

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  • Recieved 24.12.2010
  • Accepted 07.01.2011
  • Published Online 07.01.2011
  • Printed 01.10.2012
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.557
  • Author Guclu Kaan Beriat, Cem Dogan, Hande Ezerarslan, Sinan Kocaturk
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):452-453
  • Index Page 452-453
  • How to Cite Guclu Kaan, Beriat, Cem Dogan, Hande Ezerarslan, Kocaturk. A Neck Epidermal Keratinous Cyst Infected with Morganella Morganii. J Clin Anal Med. 2012;3(4):452-453
  • Running Title Epidermal Cyst
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