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Sueiro Alejandro Vilas AV Complejo Hospitalario Universitario Ferrol, Área Sanitaria de Ferrol, SERGAS, Ferrol, A - - 2014
La endometriosis umbilical primaria se caracteriza por la aparición de lesiones nodulares a nivel umbilical sin la presencia de intervenciones quirúrgicas abdominales previas ni presencia de endometriosis conocida en otras localizaciones. Presentamos el caso de una mujer de 43 años que presenta dicha entidad. Con este caso queremos destacar la ...
Shrestha Merina - - 2013
Awareness and knowledge about autism is almost non-existent in Nepal. Children who eventually get the diagnosis often miss their opportunity for early intervention. The current study shows that medical help was seeked at mean age of 27.9 + 14.5 months and most of them were for delayed language and the first preference for ...
Cambron S C - - 2013
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE:Lumbar facet synovial cysts are a cause of back pain and radiculopathy with facet joint degeneration, the most common cause for cyst formation. Typically, LFSCs are T2 hyperintense on MR imaging, but the signal intensity is variable. Treatment options include percutaneous rupture and surgical resection. This study evaluates ...
Aurich J E - - 2012
Identification of horses has traditionally been facilitated by hot iron branding, but the extent by which branding symbols and numbers can be identified has not been investigated. The local pathological changes induced by branding are also unknown. This study analysed the readability of branding symbols and histomorphological alterations at the ...
Iwatate Mineo - - 2012
Pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma (ACC) has several unique characteristics, such as its progression pattern, spreading into the pancreatic duct and large blood vessels, and its secretion of pancreatic exocrine enzymes, which induces a paraneoplastic syndrome. A 79-year-old Japanese man, with medical history of chronic renal failure, was referred to our ...
Kruer Michael C MC Sanford Children's Health Research Center, Sanford Children's Specialty Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine, Sioux Falls, SD, USA. - - 2012
The diagnosis of neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA) can be challenging, particularly given recent advances in NBIA genetics and clinical nosology. Although atypical cases continue to challenge physicians, by considering clinical features along with relevant neuroimaging findings, the diagnosis of NBIA can be made confidently. In addition, the identification ...
Whittemore Jacqueline C - - 2012
In contrast to dogs, the role of copper and iron accumulation in feline hepatic disease remains poorly characterized. Therefore, the objective of the current study was to compare the amount and distribution of copper and iron accumulation for different disease processes in feline liver biopsies. Liver biopsies (from 104 privately ...
Cimino-Mathews Ashley - - 2012
In the airways, iron pill-induced mucosal injury is uncommon and can lead to necrosis and stricture of the respiratory tracts. The process is characterized by mucosal ulceration with deposition of crystalline iron particles, and the diagnosis is usually made on tissue biopsies. We report a case of iron-sulfate-induced mucosal injury ...
Ceccanti Silvia - - 2012
Sporadic juvenile polyp of the jejunum is exceedingly rare, reported only once in the English literature. We describe a 3-year-old girl with a long-lasting history of chronic iron deficiency anemia and a delayed diagnosis of jejunal polyp. The lesion was eventually discovered by ultrasonography and successfully resected using a laparoscopic-assisted ...
Lin Chih-Kung - - 2012
Lin C-K, Tsai W-C, Lin Y-C & Hueng D-Y (2012) Histopathology 60, 320-325 Osteopontin predicts the behaviour of atypical meningioma Aim:  Although the World Health Organization (WHO) histological criteria distinguishing benign from atypical and malignant meningioma are clear, discerning benign from atypical meningioma is still somewhat difficult, leading to interobserver diagnostic ...
Karkouche Raymond - - 2011
Enteric-type lesions are rare in the female genital tract. We report the first case of multiple vulvar tubulovillous adenomas with transformation into adenocarcinoma. A 31-year-old woman presented with recurrent vulvar polypoid lesions resembling condylomas that were excised. These tumors were characterized by their tubulovillous architecture and intestinal differentiation, with columnar ...
Astrup Birgitte Schmidt - - 2011
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to make a normative description of the nature and duration of genital lesions sustained during consensual sexual intercourse, using the three most commonly used techniques; visualisation using the naked eye, colposcopy and toluidine blue dye followed by colposcopy. METHODS: Ninety eight women were ...
Hsu H-H - - 2011
PURPOSE: We analysed the ultrasonographic (US) features of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH) of the breast diagnosed by US-guided core needle biopsy (CNB) with the aim of identifying factors that affect the underestimation of ADH. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A total of 134 ADH lesions sampled by US-guided CNB were reviewed retrospectively. ...
Fairbanks Barbosa Natasha D - - 2011
BACKGROUND: Vulvo-cervico-vaginal involvement has rarely been reported in pemphigus vulgaris (PV) and has not been reported in pemphigus foliaceus (PF). OBJECTIVES: We sought to evaluate genital lesions and Papanicolaou (Pap) smears in female patients with PV and PF. METHODS: This prospective study includes all consecutive cases of female patients with ...
Mozafari Pegah M - - 2011
Gerodontology 2011; doi: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2011.00588.x Prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in institutionalized elderly people in Mashhad, Northeast Iran Objective:  The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in institutionalized elderly people in Mashhad, northeast of Iran. Background:  This study was conducted to assess the prevalence ...
Vieira Adalberto R - - 2012
This article describes a case of recurrent post-treatment apical periodontitis and late failure after endodontic retreatment performed in a single visit. The patient presented with a tooth exhibiting inadequate endodontic treatment and a large periradicular lesion that extended laterally to the root. Retreatment was performed in a single visit and ...
Mirshams Mostafa - - 2011
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the second most common type of skin cancer with potential risks for metastasis and recurrence if left untreated or incompletely excised. This case series study was designed to determine the frequency of incompletely excised SCCs and the related risk factors. A total of 273 SCCs ...
Valenzuela Alejandra A - - 2011
Apocrine hidrocystomas are benign cysts of sweat duct origin, originating mainly from the apocrine secretory glands of Moll. They are typically encountered in the head and neck, particularly around the inner canthus of the eyelid. An intraorbital location of this lesion is extremely rare but should be considered in the ...
Santos Carlos Eduardo Oliveira Dos - - 2011
Endoscopic mucosal resection is a minimally invasive technique used in the treatment of colorectal neoplasms, including early carcinomas of different size and morphology. To evaluate procedure safety, efficacy, outcomes, and recurrence rate in endoscopic mucosal resection of colorectal lesions. A total of 172 lesions in 156 patients were analyzed between ...
Rivera M Patricia - - 2011
It has been proposed that invasive carcinoma of the bronchus develops through a transition from preinvasive lesions to overt malignancy. Newer diagnostic technologies have provided a more sensitive way to diagnose preinvasive lesions and a better understanding of the prevalence of such lesions. The natural history of preinvasive lesions has ...
Micali Giuseppe - - 2011
Background  A large variety of infectious and non-infectious penile growths may occur on the glans or shaft with variable clinical presentation. Although most of these penile growths can be diagnosed through medical history and clinical examination, small, single or early lesions may not be easily recognized or differentiated by their ...
Panchbhai A S AS Oral Medicine and Radiology, SPD College, Savangi-M, India. - - 2012
A branchial cleft cyst (BCC) commonly presents as a solitary, painless mass in the neck of a child or young adult. They are most commonly located along the anterior border and the upper third of the sternocleidomastoid muscle in the anterior triangle of the neck. It is very rare for ...
Kim Sun Wook - - 2011
BACKGROUND: Here, we report a case of a postoperative spindle cell nodule that mimicked recurrence with anaplastic transformation after thyroidectomy. METHODS: The course of the disease is described. The mass was studied morphologically and immunohistochemically. RESULTS: A 31-year-old woman underwent total thyroidectomy for papillary thyroid carcinoma. A mass suspected of ...
Cottom Hannah E - - 2011
J Oral Pathol Med (2011) Background:  Odontogenic keratocysts (OKCs) constitute between 1.8% and 21.5% of odontogenic cysts and are associated with higher propensity to recur than other odontogenic cysts following surgical removal. Previous studies have been performed to identify clinico-pathological predictive factors in relation to such behaviour. The relationship between ...
Lin Hung-Pin - - 2011
BACKGROUND: Our previous study showed that cotton-swab cryotherapy is an alternative treatment modality for oral leukoplakia. METHODS: This study used liquid nitrogen spray with a cryogun (cryogun cryotherapy) to treat 60 oral leukoplakia lesions. RESULTS: Complete regression was achieved in all 60 oral leukoplakia lesions after cryogun cryotherapy. We found ...
Rana Surinder Singh - - 2011
A 35-year-old man presented with recurrence of upper gastrointestinal bleed after eradication of esophageal varices. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy revealed submucosal lesion in the duodenum and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) demonstrated it to be a duodenal varix. Cyanoacrylate glue was injected into the duodenal varix and successful obliteration of the duodenal varix ...
Aubin A - - 2011
OBJECTIVE: To describe the diagnosis and management of lingual thyroglossal duct cyst in newborns. CASE REPORT: A one-month-old girl presenting with inspiratory stridor and chest wall retraction was referred to our department for management of stridor. Upper airway endoscopy and neck CT scan showed a round mass at the base ...
Czerninski Rakefet - - 2011
Syphilis is among the oldest recognized sexually transmitted diseases. In the past decade, its incidence has risen significantly in the developed world. Oral syphilitic lesions, the most common extragenital sign of infection, are a diagnostic challenge to dentists, who are usually the first to examine the oral lesions. Biopsies are ...
da Silva Alessandra Dutra - - 2011
ABSTRACT: Pyogenic granuloma (PG) is a benign inflammatory lesion, nonneoplastic in nature, which occurs in the oral cavity and skin. This lesion arises in response to various stimuli such as low-grade local irritations, traumatic injury, or hormonal factors. Recently, in some cases, the occurrence of recurrent PGs in skin associated ...
Kelly Paul - - 2011
So-called ectopic prostatic tissue in the cervix and vaginal tubulosquamous polyps are rare morphologically similar lesions that may show positive immunohistochemical staining with prostatic markers. It has been suggested that they are related to paraurethral Skene's glands that are the female equivalent of prostatic glands in the male. We report ...
Lin Jian-Zhong - - 2011
A 28-year-old man was referred to our department for the management of recurrent hemospermia during the past five years. Genital examination and hormonal levels were normal. Semen analysis showed no change in volume and PH, however, hemospermia and astenozoospermia were observed. Ultrasonography and computed tomography scan revealed the presence of ...
Tiengo Cesare - - 2011
High-voltage electrical burns on genitalia and perineal areas are very rare and only sporadic reports are available in the literature with often confusing diagnoses and inconspicuous treatment protocols. Although the surgical treatment of extremities lesions is well established and includes appropriate debridement, temporary wounds coverage, and final adequate soft-tissue reconstruction, ...
Gerstenmaier Jan F - - 2011
The diagnosis of a pancreatic mass lesion in the presence of chronic pancreatitis can be extremely challenging. At the same time, a high level of certainty about the diagnosis is necessary for appropriate management planning. The aim of this study was to establish current best evidence about which imaging methods ...
Jia Yulin - - 2011
The purpose of this paper was to evaluate the relationship between the thrombosis and secretory duct dilation, lesion size, clinical types, nature (primary or recurrent) and duration of illness in the development of ranula. A total of 229 cases of sublingual gland cysts were treated with surgical resection from Jan. ...
Noh Seongmin - - 2011
Folliculosebaceous cystic hamartoma (FSCH) is a rare cutaneous hamartoma composed of dilated folliculosebaceous units and mesenchymal elements. It presents as a papule or nodule usually on the face and scalp, rarely on the genital or trunk area. Histologically, FSCH shares several similar features to sebaceous trichofolliculoma. We report one case ...
Davatchi Fereydoun - - 2012
Historical Background. The ISG criteria for Behcet's, created in 1990, have excellent specificity, but lack sensitivity. The International Criteria for Behcet's Disease (ICBD) was created in 2006, as replacement to ISG. The aim of this study was to compare their performance. ISG and ICBD Criteria. For ISG oral aphthosis is ...
Allon Irit - - 2011
J Oral Pathol Med (2011) Background:  Warty dyskeratoma (WD) is an uncommon lesion of the skin that is considered to be associated with the pilosebaceous apparatus. Histologically similar lesions have been described in the oral region mainly by case reports and under the terms 'WD' or 'focal acantholytic dyskeratosis (FAD)'. ...
Le Borgne H - - 2011
Cloacal anomaly is a rare malformation with an incidence of 1 in 50,000 births. The definitive prenatal diagnosis of cloacal dysgenesis sequence is difficult. The use of three-dimensional (3-D) ultrasonography helps to describe the perineum and change diagnosis. In our case report, a large median genital structure was visualized, which ...
Penton J - - 2011
A 27-year-old man who has sex with men presented with a painful lesion at the urethral meatus. A diagnosis of genital herpes was suspected, and initial tests for sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including syphilis serology, were negative. However, a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) swab for Treponema pallidum from the lesion ...
Barr Richard G - - 2011
The objectives of the study were to evaluate the accuracy of the "bull's-eye" artifact of elasticity imaging (EI) in determining the benignity of cystic breast lesions and to determine the utility of such artifact in reducing the biopsy rate of the benign lesions. This study was performed under local institutional ...
Kim Jin Ki - - 2011
Congenital syphilis occurs when Treponema pallidum crosses the placenta during pregnancy or from contact with an infectious genital lesion during delivery. Cutaneous manifestations of congenital syphilis are relatively common, occurring in approximately 30% to 70% of patients. Maculopapular lesions, vesiculobullous lesions, condylomata lata lesions, annular lesions, and erythema multiforme-like targetoid ...
Pitarch G - - 2011
The appearance of multiple satellite lesions is a rare complication of the treatment of a primary pyogenic granuloma lesion. We report 5 cases of recurrent pyogenic granuloma in patients aged between 4 and 31 years. The lesions resolved spontaneously after 1 to 9 months. Although the diagnosis and treatment of ...
Son Eun Ju - - 2011
The objective of this study was to determine the frequency of imaging-histologic discordance and to compare the frequency of carcinoma between concordant and discordant lesions in sonographically (US)-guided 14-gauge core needle biopsies (CNBs). From January 2005 to December 2006, we performed US-guided 14-gauge automated CNB on 3339 breast lesions and ...
de Oliveira Gondak Rogério - - 2011
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a fungal infection caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. It is an endemic disease, representing a serious health problem in Latin American countries. This infection primarily affects the lungs and is acquired by inhalation of the fungus. It can spread to other organs and tissues, mainly the oral cavity affecting ...
Camathias Carlo - - 2011
Discoid menisci without tears and before surgical intervention may be an aetiological factor in the development of osteochondritis dissecans (OCD). We present the case of a massive OCD lesion in the lateral femoral condyle of a 12-year-old boy who presented with relatively few symptoms despite the size of the lesion. ...
Mahdi Haider - - 2011
: Pagetoid spread of adenocarcinoma in situ of the cervix into vaginal epithelium is a rare phenomenon, mimicking Paget's disease of the vulva. : We report a case of in situ squamous cell and in situ adenocarcinoma of the cervix in a 44-year-old woman who underwent total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral ...
Hoffmann Jochen H O - - 2011
Nevi with site-related histological atypia have been reported in various locations, mainly on the female genitalia, along the anatomical milk line and in skin folds. Therefore, the literature focuses clearly on the atypical nevi of the female genitalia. In the present case, we describe a unique case of a combined ...
Lin Li-Te - - 2011
Malignant melanoma of the vagina, a very rare malignancy, has a notoriously aggressive behavior associated with a high risk of local recurrence and distant metastasis. At present, there are various treatment options for this disease but no standard guideline. We describe a case of a 54-year-old woman with a locally ...
Jeon Hye Chan - - 2011
Keratoacanthoma (KA) is a benign epidermal tumor, characterized by rapid and abundant growth, a tendency toward spontaneous regression and histopathologic similarity to squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Because KA can be easily misdiagnosed as SCC, surgery is considered the treatment of choice. Recently, regression of KAs following application of 5% imiquimod ...
Wang Chien-Kuo - - 2011
In vivo (1) H MRS is a noninvasive imaging technique for the identification of malignancy. Musculoskeletal lesions vary in their composition, causing field inhomogeneity and magnetic susceptibility effects which may be technical and diagnostic challenges for MRS. This study investigated the factors that affect diagnostic accuracy in the use of ...
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