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Lipsky, Michael - - 2010
A 52-year-old healthy woman with a congenital solitary right kidney presented with an incidentally found pararenal mass. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed an exophytic mass in the right kidney consistent with an angiomyolipoma and an additional enhancing pararenal mass that contained fatty elements. Differential diagnosis of the mass ...
Cassidy, Darby - - 2010
Incarceration or strangulation of the penis is a rare clinical situation that requires emergent urologic management to prevent potentially devastating outcomes. Many different techniques have been described in the literature to remove genital foreign objects, but there is no universally successful technique. We present an unusual and challenging case involving ...
Gayed, Bishoy - - 2010
We report the case of a 60-year-old male who presented with left-sided back pain 1 month after an uncomplicated ureteroscopy and stone-basketing for left 6-mm mid-pole and 4-mm lower pole stones.
Beiko, Darren - - 2010
We report an unusual case of a retroperitoneal cystic adenocarcinoma arising in a focus of extra-ovarian retroperitoneal endometriosis. The lesion was completely excised using a transperitoneal laparoscopic approach without the need for any adjuvant chemotherapy or radiation therapy. The patient remains clinically well with no evidence of recurrent or metastatic ...
Beiko, Darren - - 2010
Testicular torsion in patients with polyorchidism is rare, with less than 20 cases being reported. Bilobed testis has only been reported once in the literature to date. We report an interesting case of polyorchidism with torsion of an ipsilateral bilobed testis. The abnormal looking bilobed infarcted testis was removed, but ...
Smyth, Lisa - - 2010
Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for 3% all of solid organ tumours and is slightly more common in men in the age range of 60 to 70 years. Skin metastases occur in 3% to 6% of RCCs. There are only approximately 30 cases of scalp metastases secondary to RCC in ...
Narc─▒, Adnan - - 2010
Crossed renal ectopy (CRE) is the second most common fusion anomaly of the kidney, with an incidence of 1 in 7000 autopsies; it comes in second after horseshoe kidney. Crossed renal ectopy is associated with an ectopic ureter and generally an ectopic kidney fused with a normal kidney. A 7-month-old ...
Organ, Michael - - 2010
Burkholderia cepacia infection of the prostate is very rare. We report 6 cases of prostatic infection secondary to inoculation of contaminated ultrasound gel during transrectal biopsy of the prostate. All of these patients required hospitalization and were treated with intravenous antibiotics. One of these cases is the first description of ...
Jamison, DeReef - - 2010
The main argument being advanced is that within the psychological literature about people of African descent, the relationship between African-centered psychology and Fanonian psychology has gone unnoticed and often misunderstood when it is studied. I attempt to demonstrate when and where the various articulations of Africana mental health expressed by ...
Williams, Otis, - - 2010
This paper provides a meta-theoretical model for understanding health disparities through an analysis of the military, media, health/medical, prison, academic, development, and economic industrial complexes which function as the warehouses and conduits of power disparities. Using the work of Frantz Fanon as method, Africans in America are examined through the ...
Ajani ya Azibo, - - 2010
Criteria that indicate when the African-centered consciousness of African descent people is endangered or depleted by the mass media are formulated and promulgated. The concepts that constitute African-centered consciousness--namely racial awareness, racial identity, and racial preference--are defined. The psychological states that result whenever a mass media communication successfully or potentially ...
Carroll, Karanja - - 2010
Of all the subject/content areas within Africana Studies, African-centered (African/Africana/Black) psychology has been instrumental in advancing culturally-specific theory and research. Central to the field of African-centered psychology is the usage of worldview as the conceptual and philosophical framework. This essay provides a genealogical review of the worldview framework as discussed ...
Kambon, Kobi - - 2010
This article represents a brief overview and review of the state of contemporary theories of African American personality. A slight modification of an earlier scheme put forth by Kambon (1992, 1998) provides the organizational framework for the analysis. The scheme comprises three classifications of such theories: Eurocentric Approaches, Transitional Africentric ...
Myers, Linda - - 2010
This paper will focus on innovations in psychological knowledge production over the past fifty years beyond a mono-culturally hegemonic psychology to one congruent with the social and cultural realities of persons of African descent. As Africana psychologist and educator, Asa Hilliard (1997), so aptly noted, there is something wrong with ...
DeLoach, Chante - - 2010
In this article, the authors will present findings from a phenomenological study exploring the healing experiences of favela residents who utilize Candomble as a psychospiritual intervention for traumatic response to neocolonial conditions. Findings have transnational implications for understanding Afro-Brazilian spiritual methods of resisting colonialism and the cultural genocide that plagues ...
Washington, Kevin - - 2010
This paper focuses on the Zulu people of South Afrika (Azania) and its perspective can be generalized to aspects of an Afrikan worldview with respect to Afrikan/Black Psychology. More specifically, this paper examines the role the Zulu traditional concept of spiritual wholeness (psychology) has played in maintaining a sense of ...
Piper-Mandy, Erylene - - 2010
This article has several aims. First, we provide a conceptual relationship for the more than forty year efforts to address the mental health needs of persons of African descent. Second, we advance an African-centered meta-theoretical framework for thinking about human development. Next we develop a theoretical framework for understanding both ...
Umut, Sema - - 2010
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