Case Report September 2016

Gangrene of Meckels Diverticulum Secondary to Axial Torsion in a Child: An Unusual Complication

Axial torsion and gangrene of Meckel%u2019s diverticulum (MD) causing small bowel obstruction is the rarest complication of the congenital anomaly. Only 8 cases in children and approximately 20 cases in adults were found in the literature. Our case is a 2-year-old Caucasian male who presented to our pediatric department with gastroenteritis. The following day bilious vomiting and colicky episodic abdominal…

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  • Recieved 27.04.2016
  • Accepted 16.05.2016
  • Published Online 16.05.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4590
  • Author Alev Suzen, Nazile Erturk, Yasar Topal
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):717-719
  • Index Page 717-719
  • How to Cite Alev Suzen, Nazile Erturk, Yasar Topal. Gangrene of Meckels Diverticulum Secondary to Axial Torsion in a Child: An Unusual Complication. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):717-719
  • Running Title Axial torsion of Meckel’s diverticulum
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Cardiac Arrest in a Pregnant Patient Diagnosed with Bochdalek Hernia

Bochdalek hernia is thought to be the result of a defect of the pleuroperitoneal fold and the septum transversum fusion in the 8th week of gestation. The majority of these patients present with respiratory distress after delivery; asymptomatic progress until adulthood is an extremely rare clinical occurrence. The adult form of a Bochdalek hernia accompanying pregnancy is a rare entity.…

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  • Recieved 31.05.2016
  • Accepted 19.07.2016
  • Published Online 19.07.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4675
  • Author Pinar Karabacak, Haci Omer Osmanlioglu, Berit Gokce Ceylan, Mehmet Ali Yagli, Mustafa Kemal Yildirim
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):746-748
  • Index Page 746-748
  • How to Cite Pinar Karabacak, Haci Omer Osmanlioglu, Berit Gokce Ceylan, Mehmet Ali Yagli, Mustafa Kemal Yildirim. Cardiac Arrest in a Pregnant Patient Diagnosed with Bochdalek Hernia. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):746-748
  • Running Title Bochdalek hernia in a pregnant patient
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Cardiac Arrest due to Pneumoperitoneum After PEG Insertion in ALSPatient

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), the most common motor neuron disease, is characterized by motor neuron degeneration in the primary cortex, brainstem, and spinal cord. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a preferable method of nutritional support in patients with normal gastrointestinal function who cannot be fed orally for various reasons. PEG tube placement is recommended in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients…

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  • Recieved 07.06.2016
  • Accepted 12.07.2016
  • Published Online 12.07.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4692
  • Author Berit Gokce Ceylan, Pinar Karabacak, Hasan Saygin, Hüzeyfe Feyyaz Demirel, Fusun Eroglu
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):743-745
  • Index Page 743-745
  • How to Cite Berit Gokce Ceylan, Pinar Karabacak, Hasan Saygin, Hüzeyfe Feyyaz Demirel, Fusun Eroglu. Cardiac Arrest due to Pneumoperitoneum After PEG Insertion in ALSPatient. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):743-745
  • Running Title Pneumoperitoneum after PEG Insertion
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Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Case Report

Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) are severe, acute reactions of the skin and mucosa that can result in serious clinical outcomes and morbidity. We report a case of TEN resulting in mortality, following the use of tablets containing paracetamol, codeine phosphate, and chlorpheniramine for an upper respiratory tract infection. Conditions such as SJS and TEN that can…

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  • Recieved 12.06.2016
  • Accepted 11.07.2016
  • Published Online 11.07.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4698
  • Author Seher Erdogan, Ahmet Uzger, Murat San
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):740-742
  • Index Page 740-742
  • How to Cite Seher Erdogan, Ahmet Uzger, Murat San. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Case Report. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):740-742
  • Running Title Toxic epidermal necrolysis
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Hemophagocytic Syndrome: A Case Report

Hemophagocytic syndrome, a serious clinical condition accompanying systemic inflammatory disorders, is characterized by massive hypercytokinemia as a result of excessive activation and proliferation of T-lymphocytes and macrophages. This article aims to remind clinicians of the hemophagocytic syndrome in the differential diagnosis of patients with fever, pancytopenia, and hepatosplenomegaly. This condition can be highly fatal despite the administration of appropriate therapy.…

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  • Recieved 11.05.2016
  • Accepted 26.06.2016
  • Published Online 26.06.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4622
  • Author Derya Ozturk, Ertugrul Altinbilek, Cilem Caltili, Cemil Kavalci
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):737-739
  • Index Page 737-739
  • How to Cite Derya Ozturk, Ertugrul Altinbilek, Cilem Caltili, Cemil Kavalci. Hemophagocytic Syndrome: A Case Report. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):737-739
  • Running Title Hemophagocytic syndrome
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Morgagni Hernia: Presentation of 3 Cases and A Short Review of the Literature

Morgagni hernia is a rare type of diaphragm hernia, generally seen on the right side. Diagnosis usually requires chest X-rays. In this study, we aim to share our experience with Morgagni hernia cases to contribute to its early diagnosis and treatment. Among our cases, 2 were admitted with respiratory symptoms while one of the cases was asymptomatic. In one of…

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  • Recieved 20.05.2016
  • Accepted 09.06.2016
  • Published Online 09.06.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4641
  • Author Mervan Bekdas, Hulya Ozturk
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):733-736
  • Index Page 733-736
  • How to Cite Mervan Bekdas, Hulya Ozturk. Morgagni Hernia: Presentation of 3 Cases and A Short Review of the Literature. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):733-736
  • Running Title Morgagni hernia in childhood
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Idiopathic Chronic Cholecystitis with Delayed Diagnosis During the Early Childhood Period

Today, bile stones are increasingly common in children. Hemolytic disorders and ceftriaxone use are commonly implicated as risk factors, although approximately half of the cases are idiopathic. Patients at risk should be closely followed for bile stones and their complications. The majority of childhood cases are asymptomatic, and most asymptomatic cases are diagnosed by routine ultrasonographic studies. It is, therefore,…

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  • Recieved 16.05.2016
  • Accepted 01.06.2016
  • Published Online 01.06.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4636
  • Author Mehmet Tolga Kafadar, Vedat Bakan, Aydin Inan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):730-732
  • Index Page 730-732
  • How to Cite Mehmet Tolga Kafadar, Vedat Bakan, Aydin Inan. Idiopathic Chronic Cholecystitis with Delayed Diagnosis During the Early Childhood Period. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):730-732
  • Running Title Chronic cholecystitis during the early childhood period
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A Rare Cause of Dyspnea in Pregnancy: Diaphragmatic Eventration

Diaphragmatic eventration is a permanent elevation of part or all of the diaphragmatic leaf. The patient had progressive dyspnea and dyspeptic complaints at gestational week 35. She was followed up with a presumed diagnosis of diaphragmatic eventration. We present here our intervention in a case where cesarean section was performed at gestational week 38 due to progressive dyspnea. Diaphragmatic eventration…

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  • Recieved 23.04.2016
  • Accepted 01.06.2016
  • Published Online 01.06.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4577
  • Author Ibrahim Alanbay, Mustafa Ozturk, Mehmet Ferdi Kinci, Ulaş Fidan, Mustafa Ulubay
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):727-729
  • Index Page 727-729
  • How to Cite Ibrahim Alanbay, Mustafa Ozturk, Mehmet Ferdi Kinci, Ulaş Fidan, Mustafa Ulubay. A Rare Cause of Dyspnea in Pregnancy: Diaphragmatic Eventration. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):727-729
  • Running Title Diaphragmatic eventration in a term pregnant
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An Unusual Complication After the Extraction of a Maxillary Third Molar: Extensive Subcutaneous Emphysema. A Case Report

Third molar surgery is one of the most frequently performed procedures in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Various complications including pain, bleeding, infection, edema, hematoma, perforation of the maxillary sinus, and subcutaneous emphysema (SE) can occur after third molar surgery. Cervicofacial subcutaneous emphysema (CSE) most often occurs after the extraction of third molars, especially when using high-speed air-turbine drills and air…

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  • Recieved 22.04.2016
  • Accepted 30.05.2016
  • Published Online 30.05.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4573
  • Author Emrah Soylu, Canay Yilmaz Asan, Erdem Kilic, Alper Alkan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):723-726
  • Index Page 723-726
  • How to Cite Emrah Soylu, Canay Yilmaz Asan, Erdem Kilic, Alper Alkan. An Unusual Complication After the Extraction of a Maxillary Third Molar: Extensive Subcutaneous Emphysema. A Case Report. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):723-726
  • Running Title Subcutaneous emphysema after tooth extraction
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Recurrent Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss in a Patient with Aortic Aneurysm

Etiologies of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL) include factors such as viral infections, embolism, aneurysm and vascular events. A 63-year-old male patient with a history of hypertension and aortic aneurysm surgery referred to our clinic with complaints of sensorineural hearing loss. The patient fully recovered after medical treatment. He had another SSNHL attack three months later; the examinations revealed that…

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  • Recieved 04.05.2016
  • Accepted 16.05.2016
  • Published Online 16.05.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4604
  • Author Mehmet Mustafa Kilickaya, Giray Aynali
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):720-722
  • Index Page 720-722
  • How to Cite Mehmet Mustafa Kilickaya, Giray Aynali. Recurrent Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss in a Patient with Aortic Aneurysm. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):720-722
  • Running Title SSNHL in a patient with aortic aneurysm
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Surgical Treatment of a Common Bile Duct Polyp and Synchronous Gastric Cancer: A Case Report

Benign polypoid tumors of the common bile duct (CBD) are a rare occurrence, and the clinical presentation can mimic that of a stone or stricture. This 65-year-old female patient was diagnosed with CBD polyp and synchronous gastric cancer, while undergoing investigation for mechanical jaundice. The treatment involved excision of CBD and radical total gastrectomy followed by reconstruction with double Roux-en-y…

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  • Recieved 22.04.2016
  • Accepted 16.05.2016
  • Published Online 16.05.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4574
  • Author Ismail Oskay Kaya, Engin Ölcücüoğlu
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):714-716
  • Index Page 714-716
  • How to Cite Ismail Oskay Kaya, Engin Ölcücüoğlu. Surgical Treatment of a Common Bile Duct Polyp and Synchronous Gastric Cancer: A Case Report. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):714-716
  • Running Title Choledochal polyp and gastric cancer; A rare occurrence
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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Due to Ligamentum Flavum Hypertrophy in a Patient with Multiple Exostosis

Hereditary multiple exostosis is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by multiple exostoses (osteochondromas) usually affecting the metaphysical regions of long bones, usually of the lower extremity, and seldom occurring in the axial skeleton. In the literature, hereditary multiple exostosis cases that developed spinal canal stenosis due to spinal osteochondromas have been reported. Lumbar spinal stenosis may occur in a hereditary…

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  • Recieved 21.04.2016
  • Accepted 16.05.2016
  • Published Online 16.05.2016
  • Printed 01.09.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.4564
  • Author Sevgi Ikbali Afsar, Metin Karatas
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):711-713
  • Index Page 711-713
  • How to Cite Sevgi Ikbali Afsar, Metin Karatas. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Due to Ligamentum Flavum Hypertrophy in a Patient with Multiple Exostosis. J Clin Anal Med. 2016;7(5):711-713
  • Running Title Spinal stenosis in a patient with exostosis
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