Case Report May 2018

A hidden etiology in a case of recurrent carpal tunnel syndrome: Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath

Giant cell tumors of the tendon sheath are the second most common neoplasms of ?hand ?and are one of the rare ?reasons of carpal tunnel syndrome.?

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  • Recieved 24.01.2018
  • Accepted 23.02.2018
  • Published Online 25.02.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5721
  • Author Galip Beltir, Sefik Murat Arikan, Omer Faruk Ates, Fusun Ardic Yukruk, Sadettin Dolar
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 260-3
  • Index Page 260-3
  • How to Cite Galip Beltir, Sefik Murat Arikan, Omer Faruk Ates, Fusun Ardic Yukruk, Sadettin Dolar. A hidden etiology in a case of recurrent carpal tunnel syndrome: Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 260-3
  • Running Title A hidden etiology of the recurrent carpal tunnel syndrome
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If no suspection, then no diagnosis: A case report

In this study, we examined the history and examination outcomes with differential diagnosis and further investigations of a 17-year old female patient with left wrist pain for about 3 years. It was reported the difficulty in diagnosis of a disease which can be presented in the wrist with atypical findings and that it must be considered in the differential diagnosis.?

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  • Recieved 19.01.2018
  • Accepted 20.02.2018
  • Published Online 22.02.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5713
  • Author Emin Kursat Bulut, Omer Faruk Ates, Galip Beltir
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 257-9
  • Index Page 257-9
  • How to Cite Emin Kursat Bulut, Omer Faruk Ates, Galip Beltir. If no suspection, then no diagnosis: A case report. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 257-9
  • Running Title No suspection, no diagnosis
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A very rare case of sphenoid lymphoma presenting as cavernous sinus syndrome

A 4-year-old boy admitted to our clinic with unilateral ophthalmoplegia, ptosis, and proptosis. He has been suffering the symptoms of a headache, nausea, dyspnea,fatigue, weakness, and loss of appetite for about three months. Complete blood count showed an increased white blood cell count with 77% blast cells, anemia, andthrombocytopenia. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examination revealed the mass was obliterating the…

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  • Recieved 23.01.2018
  • Accepted 20.02.2018
  • Published Online 22.02.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5669
  • Author Taylan Gun, Aslan Guzel
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 248-50
  • Index Page 248-50
  • How to Cite Taylan Gun, Aslan Guzel. A very rare case of sphenoid lymphoma presenting as cavernous sinus syndrome. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 248-50
  • Running Title Sphenoid lymphoma
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A case of Fahr s disease presenting with seizures

Fahr’s disease is a rare idiopathic bilateral and symmetrical calcification of the basal ganglia, thalami, subcortical hemispheric white matter and deep cerebellar nuclei.We report an unusual case of Fahr’s disease in a 53-year-old man who presented with generalized seizure in our emergency department. Based on clinical, radiologicaland endocrinological appearance, the patient was diagnosed with Fahr’s disease associated with hypoparathyroidism. Parenteral…

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  • Recieved 14.01.2018
  • Accepted 14.02.2018
  • Published Online 16.02.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5687
  • Author Cihan Bedel, Goker Coskun
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 251-3
  • Index Page 251-3
  • How to Cite Cihan Bedel, Goker Coskun. A case of Fahr s disease presenting with seizures. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 251-3
  • Running Title Fahr’s disease
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Lneonatal meningitis due to streptoccocus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis: a case report and literature review

Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis (SDSE) was firstly reported as a toxon among human streptococcal pathogens in the year 1996. Diseases caused by SDSE may vary from milder skin involvements including wound infection, erysipelas, and cellulitis to life-threatening clinical pictures as streptococcal toxic shock syndrome and necrotizing fasciitis. We describe a case of SDSE sepsis and meningitis in a 2-day-old newborn.…

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  • Recieved 17.01.2018
  • Accepted 14.02.2018
  • Published Online 16.02.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5697
  • Author Nuriye Tarakci, Fatma Hilal Yilmaz, Nazli Dilay Gultekin, Huseyin Altunhan, Rahmi Ors
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(3):254-6
  • Index Page 254-6
  • How to Cite Nuriye Tarakci, Fatma Hilal Yilmaz, Nazli Dilay Gultekin, Huseyin Altunhan, Rahmi Ors. Lneonatal meningitis due to streptoccocus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis: a case report and literature review. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(3):254-6
  • Running Title Neonatal streptoccocal menengitis
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A rare cause in the differential diagnosis of abdominal pain: stercoral colitis

Stercoral colitis is a rare and often fatal complication of constipation.Diagnosis of stercoral colitis is made in only 10% of patients before surgery.A 45-year-old female presented to the emergency department with abdominalpain and constipation. Computerized abdominal tomography was suitable withthe diagnosis of stercoral colitis. Stercoral colitis complications are related tohigh mortality and morbidity. Early diagnosis and treatment should be started.…

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  • Recieved 23.12.2017
  • Accepted 10.01.2018
  • Published Online 11.01.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5637
  • Author Cihan Bedel, Ural Koc
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 245-7
  • Index Page 245-7
  • How to Cite Cihan Bedel, Ural Koc. A rare cause in the differential diagnosis of abdominal pain: stercoral colitis. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 245-7
  • Running Title Stercoral colitis
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Bilateral cortical blindness after recurrent ischemic stroke

Cerebrovascular diseases, which are the third most common cause of death after cardiovascular diseases and cancer, represents an enormous public health burden. Visual loss caused by geniculocalcarine visual pathways are named cortical blindness. The causes of cortical blindness include head trauma, episodes of hypoglycemia or hypotension, cardiac arrest, stroke, tumor and occipital lobe epilepsy. We present a case of right…

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  • Recieved 18.12.2017
  • Accepted 08.01.2018
  • Published Online 10.01.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5516
  • Author Murat Uysal, Serhat Karaman
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 239-41
  • Index Page 239-41
  • How to Cite Murat Uysal, Serhat Karaman. Bilateral cortical blindness after recurrent ischemic stroke. J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 239-41
  • Running Title Bilateral cortical blindness
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Successful treatment with home care in a second-half twin pregnancy complicated with a too short cervix: a case report

A 34-year-old primiparous female patient with twin pregnancy presented in the 26th week of pregnancy with a cervical length of 11 mm, with prolapse of membranes. The patient received a special kind of bed rest and supportive proceedings and the pregnancy completed successfully at 36 weeks and 5 days. In the second half of pregnancy, due to the risk of…

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  • Recieved 22.12.2017
  • Accepted 05.01.2018
  • Published Online 07.01.2018
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5634
  • Author Tahereh Zahedifard , Mohammad Zarei, Reza Nori
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 242-4
  • Index Page 242-4
  • How to Cite Tahereh Zahedifard , Mohammad Zarei, Reza Nori. Successful treatment with home care in a second-half twin pregnancy complicated with a too short cervix: a case report. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(3):
  • Running Title Successful treatment with home care
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A case of brainstem encephalitis treated with plasmapheresis

Brain stem encephalitis is a rare disease, which can be triggered by infection, withan unclear etiology, in which infectious and autoimmune mechanisms are thoughtto play a role in the pathogenesis. Major clinical symptoms are ataxia, muscleweakness and ocular and bulbar dysfunction. Its etiology can vary from infectionto autoimmune reasons. Listeria, enterovirus type 71 and Herpes simplexvirus are the most common…

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  • Recieved 26.09.2017
  • Accepted 27.11.2017
  • Published Online 27.11.2017
  • Printed 01.05.2018
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5390
  • Author Nagehan Aslan, Didar Arslan, Dinçer Yıldızdaş, Emine Kocabaş, Özden Özgür Horoz
  • Identifier J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(3): 235-8
  • Index Page 235-8
  • How to Cite Nagehan Aslan, Didar Arslan, Dinçer Yıldızdaş, Emine Kocabaş, Özden Özgür Horoz. A case of brainstem encephalitis treated with plasmapheresis. J Clin Anal Med. 2018;9(3):
  • Running Title Plasmapheresis treatment for brainstem encephalitis
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