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Lacher M - - 2007
Megacystis is a typical prenatal sonographic finding in cases of lower urinary tract obstruction. Urinary bladder perforation represents a rare complication in this condition. We report on a boy with in utero bladder perforation and urinary ascites secondary to posterior urethral valves. The pre- and postnatal therapy is described and ...
Kalorin Carmin M CM Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York, - - 2007
Gunshot wounds to the bladder are not uncommon; however it is unusual that a bullet come to rest within the urinary bladder. Properly performed plain film cystography is trusted as a highly sensitive tool for identifying significant bladder injuries due to both blunt and penetrating trauma. Several reports suggest that ...
Syal Rajan - - 2007
BACKGROUND: Primary intraosseous hemangiomas are rare (0.7% of all osseous neoplasms), benign, slow-growing neoplasms. These lesions are usually solitary. We are reporting a case of multicentric intraosseous hemangiomas. Investigation, treatment options, and role of N-butylcyanoacrylate (NBCA) in management will be discussed. METHODS AND RESULTS: A 20-year-old man had multicentric intraosseous ...
Patel Payal D - - 2007
Although they may present with significant morbidity, pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence are mainly afflictions that affect quality of life. To appropriately treat these entities, comprehension of the various theories of the pathophysiology is paramount. Utilizing a Medline search, this article reviews recent data concerning intrinsic (i.e., genetics, ...
Leiva Rene - - 2007
OBJECTIVE: To report a case of successful treatment of complete retrograde ejaculation by use of a novel, simple, and noninvasive home-based protocol. DESIGN: Case report. SETTING: Private family medicine clinic. PATIENT(S): A couple with primary infertility due to the male's complete retrograde ejaculation due to childhood's bladder surgery. The woman ...
Corroppolo M - - 2007
In the literature it is possible to find many case reports of bladder exstrophy variants, although a thorough classification with all possible associated malformations is not yet available. On the basis of a rare case observed at their Department, the authors studied the embryology of these conditions and their associated ...
Rose Anthony S - - 2008
A 66-year-old man with mitral stenosis on coumadin presents with hemoptysis caused by a capillary hemangioma of the proximal airways. Argon plasma coagulation was utilized to treat the lesions resulting in resolution of hemoptysis. Tracheobronchial capillary hemangiomas are rare in adults, but are easily discovered and treated with bronchoscopic intervention. ...
Gurocak Serhat
Bladder augmentation is an important tool in the management of children requiring reconstructions for urinary incontinence or preserving of the upper urinary tract in congenital malformations. We reviewed the literature and evaluated the long-term results of enterocystoplasty in the pediatric age group and summarized techniques, experimental options and future perspectives ...
Singh Iqbal - - 2007
Transuterine transvesical emigration of an intrauterine contraceptive device is a rare and uncommonly described complication of an intrauterine device. We report and describe the clinical outcome and management of one such case of intravesical intrauterine device that had become calcified leading to the erroneous diagnosis of a vesical calculus. The ...
Grupper Moti - - 2007
Emphysematous cystitis is a rare disease characterized by primary infection of the urinary bladder with gas-producing pathogens. There is a paucity of information on this entity in the English-language literature covering the last 45 years, and the clinical picture is poorly outlined. We carried out a comprehensive, retrospective review of ...
Shi Benkang - - 2007
Aggressive fibromatoses (AF) are locally aggressive neoplasms that do not metastasize but are frequently associated with one or more recurrences and subsequent associated morbidity. AF in the urological system is quite rare and has mainly been described in single case reports or as isolated cases in a large series of ...
Okeke Linus I - - 2007
Dermoid cysts are extremely rare in the urinary bladder and can pose a diagnostic dilemma to both the Urologist and the Histopathologist. Only a few cases were found documented and cited in PubMed. We present a case of dermoid cyst in the urinary bladder presenting as a bladder stone with ...
Young Jennifer L - - 2007
Carcinosarcoma of the prostate is a rare neoplasm with malignant epithelial and mesenchymal components. Herein, we report the case of a patient who underwent multiple transurethral resections of the prostate showing adenocarcinoma initially then carcinosarcoma. He underwent a robotic-assisted laparoscopic cystoprostatectomy, bilateral pelvic lymph node dissection, and ileal conduit urinary ...
Balachandra B - - 2007
Gastrocystoplasty is a form of surgical bladder augmentation or neobladder used to restore bladder capacity and compliance in children and in patients with neurogenic bladder. Other forms of bladder augmentation include ileocystoplasty and colocystoplasty. Reported complications of gastrocystoplasty include post-operative bleeding, haematuria, stricture, metabolic alkalosis and rupture of the gastric ...
Kwok Ching-Ming - - 2007
Amyand's hernia is an extremely rare condition in which the appendix is positioned in the inguinal hernia sac. Acute appendicitis is much less common in this situation and few reports are found in the literature. We report a case of acute appendicitis with the tip of the appendix incarcerated outside ...
Castillo Camilo M - - 2007
To report a case of keratinizing squamous metaplasia of the bladder treated with radical cystectomy. Case report and discussion of management options. Keratinizing squamous metaplasia of the bladder is a rare entity that can result from chronic irritative stimuli involving the bladder. It is considered a premalignant condition associated with ...
Rabinowitz C B CB Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA. - - 2007
The urachus is an embryonic remnant that connects the primitive bladder to the allantois. Multiple urachal anomalies have been described, including the urachal sinus, urachal cyst, patent urachus, and urachal diverticulum. We describe an unusual case in which a patient with urinary tract infection and dysuria was ultimately found to ...
Focarelli B B Department of Paediatric Science, Urodynamic Laboratory, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, - - 2007
Urinary retention is uncommon in children and only one case has been described in literature with loperamide treatment. We report the occurrence of prolonged urinary retention in a 10-years-old girl after receiving oral loperamide for an acute gastroenteritis. The first episode of urinary retention lasted for 24 hours; radiological evaluation ...
Kaya Cevdet - - 2007
Cystitis glandularis is a very rare proliferative disorder of the mucus-producing glands within the mucosa and submucosa of urinary bladder epithelium. We report such a case of glandular cystitis with intestinal metaplasia masquerading as a bladder tumor in a young male patient who presented with severe obstructive urinary symptoms. Cystoscopy ...
Sharma Shree Gopal - - 2006
Epithelioid hemangioma (EH) or angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia is an uncommon but distinctive lesion seen principally in the skin and subcutaneous tissue. The histopathology of this disease is very characteristic, but error in diagnosis is possible on cytopathology. There are very few case reports describing the cytomorphology of this lesion. ...
Kolder Dan - - 2006
Perforation of the gallbladder occurs in 1.6%-2.8% of cases of gallbladder disease. Transhepatic rupture of the gall bladder is rare, with fewer than 20 cases reported in literature. We report a case of transhepatic rupture of the gall bladder with massive hemoperitoneum, which required emergency laparotomy and control of hemorrhage.
White Victoria - - 2007
Urinary ascites is a rare diagnosis usually associated with intra-peritoneal bladder perforation. We present a case of massive urinary ascites in a patient who presented 1 week after a total abdominal hysterectomy and sacrocolpopexy. We discuss how the diagnosis was made, the mechanism of biochemical changes associated with urinary ascites ...
Khan Z A - - 2006
The intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) has been in use for many years as an effective means of birth control. Migration of the device from the uterus to the pelvic cavity is not uncommon and has been reported previously, however intravesical migration and secondary calculus formation is relatively rare. We report ...
Thapar R B - - 2006
The urachus, or median umbilical ligament, is a midline tubular structure that extends upward from the anterior dome of the bladder toward, the umbilicus and represents the vestigial remnant of at least two embryonic structures, the cloaca and the allantois. The tubular urachus normally involutes before birth, remaining as a ...
Roth Christopher C - - 2006
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The success in the use of the tension-free midurethral sling procedures (tension-free vaginal tape, suprapubic arch, transobturator tape) has dramatically altered the approach to the surgical management of stress urinary incontinence in women and marked a resurgence in the use of mesh. We will analyze the characteristics ...
Bridges Benjamin - - 2006
We report a case of severe hemorrhagic cystitis after allogeneic transplantation in association with high BK viral load. After failure of aggressive hydration, platelet and blood transfusions, continuous bladder irrigation, and tapering of the immune suppression, we instilled cidofovir into the bladder, which resulted in decreased BK viral load and ...
Chura Justin C - - 2006
BACKGROUND: Carcinoma of the urinary bladder that occurs after urinary diversion is a rare entity. We report a case of an adenocarcinoma arising in a defunctionalized bladder that presented as locally advanced endometrial carcinoma. CASE: A 77-year-old presented with postmenopausal bleeding and mucous vaginal discharge. She had a prior history ...
Sharma J B - - 2006
INTRODUCTION: Significant vascular malformations of uterus are rare but can cause serious menorrhagia. CASE REPORT: We present the case of a 40-year-old multiparous woman who presented with perimenopausal bleeding due to cavernous hemangiomatous polyp successfully treated by polypectomy. CONCLUSION: Cavernous hemangioma can be a rare cause of perimenopausal bleeding. The ...
Kaplan Mustafa - - 2006
Urethral stones in men are rare clinical entity and most of them migrate from the urinary bladder. Urethral stones are rarely formed primarily in the urethra and are usually associated with urethral strictures or diverticula. We report a 41-year-old man with giant prostatic urethral stone (5.9x3.2x2.8 cm) associated with a ...
Crook T J - - 2006
Nephrogenic adenoma (NA) is a rare benign tumour of the urinary tract and is found most commonly in the bladder. Here are presented four cases of paediatric NA, two bladder and two urethral. Their diagnostic and management features in the context of differential diagnosis and natural history are discussed. A ...
Kumar G Samson Sujit - - 2006
BACKGROUND: Intraventricular cavernous angiomas are very rare. Only few cases of trigonal angiomas have been reported. CASE DESCRIPTION: We report three cases of trigonal cavernous angiomas who presented with raised intracranial pressure or seizures and who underwent total excision with a good recovery. We also review the literature and discuss ...
Suttmann Henrik - - 2006
We present a rare case of mesonephroid adenocarcinoma arising from mesonephroid metaplasia of the urinary bladder. For the first time, the unique histopathologic features in this patient provide evidence for the theory that vesical mesonephroid adenocarcinoma might be a highly aggressive metaplastic variant of urothelial carcinoma that should be treated ...
Karikari Isaac O - - 2006
A 3-month-old boy presented to the pediatric neurosurgery service with central hypotonia. Magnetic resonance images of the brain revealed a homogeneously enhancing dumbbell-shaped mass located in the fourth ventricle and extending into the left cerebellopontine angle (CPA). A suboccipital craniotomy was performed and a gross-total resection of the mass was ...
Hazarika Produl - - 2006
Pyriform fossa hemangioma, especially of the cavernous type, is a rare case and very few such lesions have been encountered in general otolaryngological practice. We report such a lesion in a 36-year-old, middle-aged woman presenting with complaint of foreign body sensation in the throat. Examination revealed a hemangioma in the ...
Lin Han-Ching - - 2006
Mesenchymal tumors of the urinary bladder are rare, and the majority of them are malignant. We report a case of leiomyoma of the urinary bladder presenting with symptoms of voiding dysfunction. We performed surgical resection of the leiomyoma and repair of the bladder. Small capacity of the bladder with right ...
Previnaire J G - - 2006
Case report. To describe a case of severe hypotension and occasional syncope following intermittent catheterisations in a tetraplegic patient. Department of Spinal Injuries, Berck, France. A 47-year-old man presenting with C7 ASIA B tetraplegia for 9 months, developed episodes of severe hypotension and occasional syncope following intermittent catheterisations. These episodes ...
Adam Rony A - - 2006
Postoperative urinary retention following anti-incontinence surgery has traditionally been thought to be due to overcorrection. There is increasing evidence, however, that a neurogenic component may also play a significant role. This is a case report of a 72-year-old woman who developed delayed partial urinary retention following a tension-free vaginal tape ...
Srivastava Anand - - 2006
Intravesical explosion during transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is an extremely rare but dreaded complication and results in rupture of the bladder. It is believed that intravesical explosion occurs due to formation of explosive gases in the bladder during TURP and its admixture with air. A case of intravesical ...
Vougiouklakis Theodoros - - 2006
A case of intrauterine fetal death with rupture of a hemangioma in the umbilical cord is presented. Hemangiomas are uncommon tumors of the umbilical cord, and their clinical significance is not entirely clear, but associations with polyhydramnios, fetal disseminated intravascular coagulation, and fetal hydrops have been described. In a high ...
Kanamori Yutaka - - 2006
We report an unusual case of epigastric heteropagus in a female neonate. The parasite had a single lung as well as a liver, stomach, intestine, pancreas, ovaries, a single kidney, and a bladder. These visceral organs were located in the abdominal and pelvic space of the autosite, and the pelvic ...
Lau S - - 2006
A wide range of intra-vesical foreign bodies have been described in the literature. Causes include iatrogenic, migration from adjacent organs, penetrating injuries and self-insertion, either due to eroticism, inquisitiveness or as a result of a psychiatric illness. We present an unusual case of fictitious bladder stones that proved unbreakable using ...
Ajja A - - 2005
Intraosseous cavernous hemangiomas are a rare finding in the calvarium. It is a benign tumors arising from the intrinsic vasculature of the bone. We report one case observed in a 31 year-old female, presented with a progressive left parietal mass. A plain X-ray of the skull and cranial CT-scan showed ...
Gönül Müzeyyen - - 2005
Lobular capillary hemangioma, also known as pyogenic granuloma, is a common, solitary, benign neoplasm of the skin and mucous membranes. The etiology of this lesion remains unknown. Lobular capillary hemangioma can present rarely in a disseminated form, usually associated with other disorders. Two patients, aged 17 and 33, were admitted ...
Jung Eui - - 2005
Bladder outlet obstructions are a diverse and heterogeneous group of developmental abnormalities that generally involve obstruction of the proximal urethra in the male fetus. Indications for prenatal intervention are few and are usually restricted to the male fetus because bladder outlet obstruction in female fetuses is usually caused by complex ...
Lenzi J - - 2005
Cavernous angiomas are one of the four types of vascular malformations of the central nervous system. Lesions situated subarachnoidally are rare although some cases with an infratentorial localization have been reported. Our case represents an unusual localization of a subarachnoid cavernous angioma. A 35- year-old patient was admitted to our ...
Bui Marilyn - - 2005
Primary neuroendocrine carcinomas of the urinary bladder are rare. Here, we report a case of an 82-year-old man who presented with hematuria and was found to have an ulcerated lesion in the bladder. A diagnosis of small neuroendocrine cell carcinoma with coexisting minor high-grade urothelial components was rendered. In this ...
Sun Zhi-Jun - - 2006
To investigate the clinicopathological characteristics and biologic behavior of epithelioid hemangioma in oral mucosa, the clinical features and pathological findings of seven cases of epithelioid hemangioma were reviewed, and all sections were examined by immunohistochemistry. There were 4 males and 3 females ranged from 8 to 65 years (mean 39.7 ...
Martino G - - 2005
We report a case of eosinophilic cystitis (EC) in a 65-year-old man with urethral stricture disease from blunt pelvic traumatic event. EC is a rare condition characterized by eosinophilic infiltration of the bladder wall, that usually presents with irritative voiding symptoms, suprapubic pain and hematuria. Etiology is still not clear ...
DeFatta Robert J - - 2005
We report the identification of a kaposiform hemangioendothelioma (KH) in the oropharynx of a 3-year-old boy. This is a rare endothelial-derived spindle cell neoplasm affecting children and early adolescents with features common to capillary hemangioma and Kaposi sarcoma. Nine cases of head and neck KH have been reported, this being ...
Guerra Luis Antonio - - 2005
Eosinophilic cystitis (EC) is an uncommon form of bladder inflammation. It is a rare disorder in children and fewer than 25 cases have been described in the literature. We report a case of eosinophilic cystitis mimicking a bladder tumor in a 3 year-old girl with symptoms of urinary frequency. The ...
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