Case Report March 2019

A case report of peripartum cardiomyopathy with a review of literature

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a severe form of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy, which appears either in the last month of pregnancy or during the five months following delivery. This clinical entity leads to left ventricular dysfunction and eventually cardiac insufficiency. Left ventricle functions recover spontaneously in some patients with PPCM while left ventricular dysfunction persists to cause an indication for cardiac…

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  • Recieved 10.04.2018
  • Accepted 08.05.2018
  • Published Online 15.05.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2019
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5864
  • Author Çiğdem Kunt İşgüder, Mine Kanat Pektaş, Nurşah Başol
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5864
  • Index Page 253-256
  • How to Cite İşgüder ÇK, Pektaş MK, Başol N. A case report of peripartum cardiomyopathy with a review of literature. J Clin Anal Med 2019;10(2): 253-6.
  • Running Title A case report of peripartum cardiomyopathy
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Successful laparoscopic management of adnexal torsion in a third trimester pregnant woman: a case report

Adnexal torsion (AT) is a rare emergency condition during the pregnancy. It can occur in all three trimesters but it is less common in the third trimester. However, its diagnosis and management are more complicated in a third trimester pregnant woman. Here, we reported the management of this rare pregnancy complication during the third trimester of pregnancy in order to…

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  • Recieved 09.04.2018
  • Accepted 21.05.2018
  • Published Online 22.05.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2019
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5861
  • Author Hacer Uyanikoglu, Erdal Sak, Adnan Incebiyik, Nese Hilali
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5861
  • Index Page 250-252
  • How to Cite Uyanikoglu H, Sak E, Incebiyik A, Hilali N. Successful laparoscopic management of adnexal torsion in a third trimester pregnant woman: a case report. J Clin Anal Med 2019;10(2): 250-2.
  • Running Title Laparoscopic management in pregnant woman with AT
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A case of spontaneous pneumomediastinum with unknown etiology

First described by Hamman in 1939, spontaneous pneumomediastinum (SPM) is a disease with the collection of air in the mediastinum without any underlying cause. It is usually seen in young males and its incidence is reported between 1/15000-1/25000 in different case series. We would like to present the case of a 16-year-old male patient who admitted to our hospital with…

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  • Recieved 10.05.2018
  • Accepted 31.05.2018
  • Published Online 05.06.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2019
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5896
  • Author Timuçin Alar, Ahmet Sami Bayram, İsmail Ertuğrul Gedik
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5896
  • Index Page 257-259
  • How to Cite Alar T, Bayram AS, Gedik İE. A case of spontaneous pneumomediastinum with unknown etiology. J Clin Anal Med 2019;10(2): 257-9.
  • Running Title Spontaneous pneumomediastinum
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Heterotopic ossification on the elbow in a hemiplegic patient: A case report

Heterotopic ossification (HO) is characterized by a lamellar new bone formation particularly developing between muscle and joint capsule. HO mostly occurs on and around the hip joint. Shoulder and elbow are the other common-affected joints. There are three well-known etiologies of HO as of traumatic, neurogenic, and genetic. But, HO is a rare clinic entity in hemiplegic patients. HO is…

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  • Recieved 06.04.2018
  • Accepted 02.05.2018
  • Published Online 03.05.2018
  • Printed 01.03.2019
  • DOI 10.4328/JCAM.5854
  • Author Elif Balevi Batur
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5854
  • Index Page 247-249
  • How to Cite Batur EB. Heterotopic ossification on the elbow in a hemiplegic patient: A case report. J Clin Anal Med 2019;10(2): 247-9.
  • Running Title Heterotopic ossification occurred on the paralysed arm
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