Case Report March 2018

A case of brucellosis presenting with mastoiditis and hearing loss

Brucellosis is a zoonotic, systemic infection which can involve any organ or system of the body. It is necessary to investigate in etiology of fever unknown. The signs and symptoms of Brucella infections can mimic those of many other diseases. Atypical findings may be seen in chronic disease and diagnosis and treatment may be delayed. In this case report, we…

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  • Recieved 17.12.2017
  • Accepted 05.01.2018
  • Published Online 07.01.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5584
  • Author Yeşim Alpay, Arzu İrvem, Haşmet Yazıcı
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):174-176
  • Index Page 174-176
  • How to Cite Yeşim Alpay, Arzu İrvem, Haşmet Yazıcı. A case of brucellosis presenting with mastoiditis and hearing loss. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):174-176
  • Running Title Brusella mastoiditis and hearing loss
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Giant epidermal cyst of the upperarm: A rare case report

Subcutaneous epidermal cysts are commonly related to the scalp, face, neck, trunk and back. Fewer than 10% is seen in the extremities at any age and more common in men. Epidermoid cysts are benign, 3-20 mm in diameter and usually asymptomatic until they become infected or have become enlarged enough to cause damage to adjacent anatomic structures. The histopathological examination…

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  • Recieved 19.11.2017
  • Accepted 02.01.2018
  • Published Online 03.01.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5523
  • Author Omer Cengiz
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):171-173
  • Index Page 171-173
  • How to Cite Omer Cengiz. Giant epidermal cyst of the upperarm: A rare case report. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):171-173
  • Running Title Giant epidermal cyst
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Multipl skeletal muscle metastases from renal cell carcinoma after radical nephrectomy

Even if nephrectomy is applied to renal cell carcinoma, there is still a metastatic potential which cannot be estimated. In literature, very few cases have been reported of multiple skeletal muscle metastasis a long time after nephrectomy. A patient who has had a diagnosis of renal cell carcinoma, it must be kept in mind that there could be metastasis to…

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  • Recieved 30.10.2017
  • Accepted 02.01.2018
  • Published Online 03.01.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5459
  • Author Çağatay Zengin, Mesut Tahta, Tuğrul Bulut, Cem Özcan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):161-163
  • Index Page 161-163
  • How to Cite Çağatay Zengin, Mesut Tahta, Tuğrul Bulut, Cem Özcan. Multipl skeletal muscle metastases from renal cell carcinoma after radical nephrectomy. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):161-163
  • Running Title Skeletal muscle metastases from renal cell carcinoma
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Schwartz-jampel syndrome; case report

Schwartz-Jampel Syndrome is a rare disease that is characterized with skeletal deformities, joint contractures, and dysmorphic facial appearance. Most patients become symptomatic within the first decades of life. The diagnosis is based on clinical findings. Movement limitation of joints, delay in starting to walk, and walking with support are common preliminary findings. The disease is caused by the mutation in…

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  • Recieved 15.11.2017
  • Accepted 29.12.2017
  • Published Online 03.01.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5515
  • Author Mehmet Balal, Turgay Demir, Filiz Koc
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):168-170
  • Index Page 168-170
  • How to Cite Mehmet Balal, Turgay Demir, Filiz Koc. Schwartz-jampel syndrome; case report. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):168-170
  • Running Title Schwartz-jampel syndrome
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Monophasic synovial sarcoma of pancreas

Synovial sarcoma that originated from the stromal tissue of pancreas is uncommon and more prevalent in younger patients, with relatively high rates of response to chemotherapy. We report a patient with a duodenal ulcer caused by a pancreatic head tumor which lead to gastrointestinal bleeding causing anemia and melena. The patient underwent Whipple%u2019s surgery, and pathological study of mass reported…

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  • Recieved 13.11.2017
  • Accepted 27.12.2017
  • Published Online 30.12.2017
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5396
  • Author Yousef Roosta, Mortaza Raeisi, Kawsar Tarvirdizade
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):153-154
  • Index Page 153-154
  • How to Cite Yousef Roosta, Mortaza Raeisi, Kawsar Tarvirdizade. Monophasic synovial sarcoma of pancreas. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):153-154
  • Running Title 01.03.2018
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Hyperandrogenism In Postmenopausal Woman: Is Surgery Reasonable For Diagnosis And Treatment ?

Hyperandrogenism with severe signs of virilism is rare in postmenopausal period. ?Androgenic drog intake, malign and benign androgen secreting tumors, gonadotropin depending ovarian stromal disorders ?have been reported as causes of hyperandrogenism after menopause.? We present a 78-year-old woman referred to our gynecology department with hirsutism, male pattern baldness and deepening voice. Bilateral ovarian enlargement was notted in gynecologic examination.…

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  • Recieved 08.11.2017
  • Accepted 01.12.2017
  • Published Online 05.12.2017
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5493
  • Author Meltem Tekelioğlu, Suat Karataş, Tayfur Çift, Gülşan Baydu, Seyhan Özakkoyunlu Hasçiçek, Ayşe Ender Yumru
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):164-167
  • Index Page 164-167
  • How to Cite Meltem Tekelioğlu, Suat Karataş, Tayfur Çift, Gülşan Baydu, Seyhan Özakkoyunlu Hasçiçek, Ayşe Ender Yumru. Hyperandrogenism In Postmenopausal Woman: Is Surgery Reasonable For Diagnosis And Treatment ?. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):164-167
  • Running Title Postmenopausal hyperandrogenism
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A Case Of Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst, Nonspesific History And Atypical Chest Graphics

Cyst hydatid is a helminthic zoonotic disease caused by Echinococcus granulosus infestation. It continues to be a major health problem in inadequte hygienic environment and in areas where veterinary control is not good. The majority of cases live at the rural. In this study, we aimed to present the diagnosis and the management of a case of a hydatid cyst…

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  • Recieved 24.10.2017
  • Accepted 27.11.2017
  • Published Online 27.11.2017
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5449
  • Author Orhan Ayan, Ahmet Yilmaz
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):158-160
  • Index Page 158-160
  • How to Cite Orhan Ayan, Ahmet Yilmaz. A Case Of Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst, Nonspesific History And Atypical Chest Graphics. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):158-160
  • Running Title A case of pulmonary hydatid cyst
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Green urine appearance in a patient with refractory status epilepticus due to Propofol infusion

The color change in urine may result from various factors such as drugs, stains, foods, infections, metabolic diseases and structural abnormalities. When Status Epilepticuscan not be controlled with the benzodiazepine and at least one antiepileptic drug treatments, it is defined as refractory status epilepticus. Propofol, which is a drugthat may be used for the treatment of refractory status epilepticus. We…

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  • Recieved 14.10.2017
  • Accepted 16.10.2017
  • Published Online 16.11.201
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5327
  • Author Turgay Demir, Kezban Aslan, Mehmet Balal, Sebnem Bicakci, Hacer Bozdemir
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):150-152
  • Index Page 150-152
  • How to Cite Turgay Demir, Kezban Aslan, Mehmet Balal, Sebnem Bicakci, Hacer Bozdemir. Green urine appearance in a patient with refractory status epilepticus due to Propofol infusion. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):150-152
  • Running Title Green urine due to propofol
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An unusual transoral penetrating injury by scissors in a child and principles of management

Injuries caused by the penetration of foreign bodies into the hard and soft tissue are called penetrating injuries. Penetrating injuries on the head and neck region are often the result of deliberate injuries performed by another person. A 4-year-old girl was admitted to the emergency room with penetrating injury due to the insertion of scissors to the right cheek. In…

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  • Recieved 14.10.2017
  • Accepted 13.11.2017
  • Published Online 13.11.2017
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5437
  • Author Ayfer Ozdemir, Erkan Orhan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):155-157
  • Index Page 155-157
  • How to Cite Ayfer Ozdemir, Erkan Orhan. An unusual transoral penetrating injury by scissors in a child and principles of management. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):155-157
  • Running Title Transoral penetrating injury by scissors
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Fracture of the fibular sesamoid bone of the metatarsophalangeal joint of the big toe

Fractures of the sesamoid bone in the metatarsophalangeal joint are seen more rarely than fractures of other foot bones. Therefore, studies in literature are very limited in number. When a problem has been determined in the sesamoid bone, it is important to decide if it is an acute fracture or a bipartite sesamoid injury. In cases of medial forefoot pain…

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  • Recieved 04.07.2017
  • Accepted 08.11.2017
  • Published Online 10.11.2017
  • Printed 01.03.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5200
  • Author Ahmet Imerci, Nevres Hurriyet Aydogan
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):147-149
  • Index Page 147-149
  • How to Cite Ahmet Imerci, Nevres Hurriyet Aydogan. Fracture of the fibular sesamoid bone of the metatarsophalangeal joint of the big toe. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(2):147-149
  • Running Title Fracture of the fibular sesamoid
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