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O'Reilly G A GA Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, - - 2014
Mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) targeting eating behaviours have gained popularity in recent years. A literature review was conducted to determine the effectiveness of MBIs for treating obesity-related eating behaviours, such as binge eating, emotional eating and external eating. A search protocol was conducted using the online databases Google Scholar, PubMed, PsycINFO ...
Chen Haiyan H Department of Pathology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, - - 2014
T cell-derived malignant lymphoma is rarely detected as a bladder neoplasm. A literature review for anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) involving urinary bladder reveals only seven previously reported cases. Here, we report a case of a 59-year-old HIV-negative man with ALK-positive ALCL. He presented an unusual clinical course with initial ...
Lai Yongqing Y Department of Urology, Peking University Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen PKU-HKUST Medical Center, Shenzhen, Guangdong 518036, P.R. China ; Guangdong and Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Male Reproductive Medicine and Genetics, Institute of Urology, Peking University Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen PKU-HKUST Medical Center, Shenzhen, Guangdong 518036, P.R. - - 2014
Paragangliomas are extra-adrenal tumors of the autonomic nervous system and may be found within the skull base, neck, mediastinum and periaortic region. Paragangliomas of the urinary bladder are rare, and non-functioning bladder paraganglioma is even rarer and not easily recognized. Histological examination is often key in leading to a definitive ...
Kemp Joanna J Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1465 South Grand Blvd, Suite 2705, Saint Louis, MO, 63104, USA, - - 2014
Anterior sacral meningoceles are lesions that are uncommonly reported and can be associated with other pathology including presacral masses, tethered spinal cord, and syringomyelia. Tethered spinal cord and syringomyelia can result in neurologic deficits, while large meningoceles and presacral masses can have gastroenterologic, urologic, reproductive, and oncologic consequences. The authors ...
Haddad Housam H Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305, United States. Electronic address: - - 2014
Eosinophilic fasciitis (EF) is a rare disease with characteristic clinical and histological features, previously reported to be associated with various hematological and solid malignancies. We report a typical case of eosinophilic fasciitis in a 67-year-old man in association with MDS/AML and subsequently bladder cancer. On the two occasions, the eosinophilic ...
Aziz Fahad F Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, MC, Hershey, PA 17033, - - 2014
Incisional hernias following abdominal operations are a common complication. Mesh is frequently employed in repair of these hernias. Mesh migration is an infrequent occurrence. We present the case of transmural mesh migration from the abdominal wall into the ceacum presenting as chronic abdominal pain. Given the popularity of minimally invasive ...
Martínez Escoriza J C JC Service of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University General Hospital of Alicante, Spain; Department/Division of Gynaecology, Miguel Hernández University, San Juan Campus, Alicante, Spain. Electronic address: - - 2014
Congenital vesicovaginal fistula (CVVF) is a rare, complex female genital malformation that is difficult to diagnose, classify and treat. Symptoms include menouria, cyclical haematuria and urinary incontinence from birth. The aim of this review was to highlight the importance of correct diagnosis and treatment of this congenital anomaly. A comprehensive ...
Feizzadeh Kerigh Behzad B Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran ; Kidney Transplantation Complications Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Ghaem Medical Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR - - 2014
Recurrent spontaneous rupture of the urinary bladder has rarely been reported in English articles. This condition may be difficult to diagnosis before a laparotomy due to acute peritonitis. Herein we describe a case of recurrent spontaneous rupture of the bladder in a 39-year-old woman with human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 ...
Sarti Alessandra A 1 Urology Clinic, Department of Surgery, AOUI Verona, Verona - - - 2014
<p>I<sc>NTRODUCTION</sc>: <italic>Perivascular epithelioid cell tumors (PEComa) are a very uncommon mesenchymal cancer with uncertain malignant potential.</italic></p><p>M<sc>ATERIALS AND METHODS</sc>: <italic>A computerized research on Pub Med was performed regarding bladder PEComa. We evaluated the literature cases and described a case of bladder PEComa.</italic></p><p>R<sc>ESULTS</sc>: <italic>PEComa of the bladder is a very rare neoplasm ...
Adamson Elizabeth - - 2014
You would think from glancing at this month's TV and radio listings (Reviews January 8 and 15) that we are all terribly unfit and out of condition.
Harraz Ahmed M AM Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, - - 2014
To assess the current literature about the status of renal function (RFn) after orthotopic bladder substitution (OBS) and factors determining it. A systematic review of MEDLINE for full length peer reviewed English articles from the year 2000 till January 2013 was conducted. We included only original articles and excluded reviews, ...
Kumar Arvind A Department of Urology, King George Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, - - 2014
Guide wires are frequently used in urology for upper and lower urinary tract procedures. Spontaneous knotting of guide wire is a rare complication and only a few cases have been reported in the literature until now. We report a case of spontaneous intravesical knotting of guide wire during per urethral ...
Makineni Hemanth H Junior Resident, Department of General Surgery, Kasturba Medical College , Mangalore, Manipal Univesity,India - - 2014
A 52-year-old man was presented with discomfort in lower abdomen and irritative voiding symptoms. Computed tomography showed a well circumscribed mass with calcification in front of bladder compressing the bladder diagnosed as leiomyoma with calcifications, probably araising from rectum. Surgery revealed a giant peritoneal loose body measuring 6cm in diameter. ...
Tang Jason J University of Exeter Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter, United - - 2014
A wide range of self-directed weight-loss interventions are available, providing users with a variety of tools delivered through various formats to regulate weight-related behavior patterns. However, it is unclear how effective self-directed interventions are and how they promote weight loss and weight maintenance. A systematic review of reviews was conducted ...
Kuzaka Bolesław B Department of General, Oncological and Functional Urology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, - - 2014
Background Nephrogenic adenoma (NA) is a rare, benign disease of the urinary tract, usually as a response to chronic irritation or trauma. Its diagnosis, staging, and treatment are not well established. Case Report We report on 3 cases of nephrogenic adenoma of the urinary bladder treated in our hospital between ...
Gulpinar Murat Tolga MT Department of Urology, Istanbul Medeniyet University Goztepe Training and Research Hospital, Doktor Erkin Caddesi, Kadikoy, 34722 Istanbul, - - 2014
Primary adrenal leiomyosarcoma is extremely rare tumor. We report a case with adrenal leiomyosarcoma. Our case was a 48-year-old man who presented with lower urinary tract symptoms. Ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed approximately 9 cm solid mass originating from right adrenal gland. He underwent right adrenalectomy. Pathology of the specimen ...
Katsourakis Anastasios A Department of General Surgery "Agios Dimitrios" General Hospital, Thessaloniki, - - 2014
Inguinal hernia containing bladder carcinoma is a very rare occurrence. We report a case of a male patient who presented with a left groin hernia containing an irregular mass. The hernia was repaired without the use of mesh and a partial cystectomy was done. Only 1-3% of all inguinal hernias ...
Lombardini E D - - 2013
The veterinary literature contains scattered reports of primary tumors of the urinary tract of fish, dating back to 1906. Many of the more recent reports have been described in association with the Registry of Tumors in Lower Animals, and most of the spontaneous neoplasms of the kidney and urinary bladder ...
Heller Debra S - - 2013
Massive localized lymphedema (MLL) is a recently described entity associated with obesity, most often on the thighs. It rarely occurs on the vulva, and it may pose diagnostic difficulty for both clinician and pathologist in this setting. An obese 55-year-old woman underwent excision of bilateral polypoid vulvar masses. Histology confirmed ...
Butterworth P A - - 2013
The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the relationship between body composition and foot structure and function. Six electronic databases (Ovid MEDLINE, Ovid EMBASE, Ovid AMED, CINAHL, Scopus and The Cochrane Library) and reference lists from relevant papers were searched on 2 September 2013. Sixteen papers that reported ...
Akesen Burak B Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Uludağ, Bursa, - - 2014
Study Design Case report and review of the literature. Objective To report a case of traumatic L5-S1 spondyloptosis and review the literature. Method A 28-year-old man presented with severe low back pain, numbness at the soles of feet, and bowel and bladder dysfunction. Two days before admission, a tree trunk fell on his ...
Mandelia Ankur A Senior Resident, Department of Paediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences , New Delhi-110029, India - - 2013
In gastroschisis, the defect in the abdominal wall is located almost always to the right of the umbilicus. Left-sided gastroschisis is a very rare entity. A case of left sided gastroschisis has been described here, with review of literature.
Nazim Syed M SM Department of Urology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, - - 2013
Sarcomatoid carcinoma of prostate is an extremely rare but aggressive neoplasm. It is generally associated with a poor prognosis. About 100 cases have so far been reported in the English literature. We report the case of a 64-year-old male with a very rapidly progressive disease that ultimately involved the whole ...
Sakaura Hironobu - - 2013
The authors report a case of cervical myelopathy caused by invagination of the bilaterally separated lamina of the axis. They also present a literature review. The patient was a previously healthy 68-year-old man with a 1-year history of slowly progressive gait disturbance, right-hand clumsiness, and right dominant sensory disturbance in ...
Bou-Assaly Wessam - - 2013
Cavitary otosclerosis is a rare presentation of otosclerosis, especially when it involves the anterior wall of the internal auditory canal. Recognizing the computed tomographic imaging features of this process is crucial since cavitary otosclerosis may be a cause of a "third window phenomenon", resulting in conductive hearing loss and can ...
Haylen Bernard T - - 2013
Severe adolescent female stress urinary incontinence (SAFSUI) can be defined as female adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 years complaining of involuntary loss of urine multiple times each day during normal activities or sneezing or coughing rather than during sporting activities. An updated review of its likely prevalence, ...
Hirabayashi Kristin E - - 2013
The authors describe, for the first time, bilateral, sequential large dacryocystoceles during pregnancy and review the literature for this presentation. A 26-year-old, 15-week pregnant woman presented with OD epiphora, diplopia, and pain in the setting of an inferomedial orbital mass. Surgical exploration and histopathology were consistent with a dacryocystocele, and ...
Dosi Rupal V - - 2013
Bardet Biedel Syndrome (BBS) is a rare autosomal recessive disease which is characterized by obesity, retinitis pigmentosa, polydactyly, neuro-developmental retardation and renal defects amongst others. It is a genetically heterogeneous ciliopathic disorder with inter and intra familial variations. Very few cases have been reported from India. We are reporting here ...
Zhu Justin J Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, - - 2013
Neuroblastoma (NBL) of the urinary bladder is an extremely rare diagnosis, with only 6 cases reported in the literature to date. We report the case of a 3-year-old boy who presented with gross hematuria, and was diagnosed with bladder NBL after partial cystectomy. Two-year follow-up has been unremarkable. This case ...
Güler Şimşek Gülçin G Kecioren Training and Research Hospital, Department of Pathology, Ankara, - - 2013
Small cell carcinoma (SCC) of the bladder is an extremely rare bladder malignancy characterized by an aggressive clinical behaviour. So it is important to diagnose this high grade disease by urinary cytology. We report a case of SCC of the bladder in an old man with chronical lymphocytic leukemia ( ...
Alquati Sara - - 2013
Context.-Myofibroblastic proliferations of the urinary bladder, which share some similarities with nodular fasciitis, were first reported in 1980. Since then, they have had several designations, the most frequently used being inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor. Based on both histopathologic and prognostic grounds, some authors prefer the term pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic proliferation, at least ...
Cohen A K - - 2013
Although previous systematic reviews considered the relationship between socioeconomic status and obesity, almost 200 peer-reviewed articles have been published since the last review on that topic, and this paper focuses specifically on education, which has different implications. The authors systematically review the peer-reviewed literature from around the world considering the ...
Szymanski Konrad M - - 2013
Pediatric extrarenal malignant rhabdoid tumors (MRTs) are rare and aggressive (20% 5-year survival). Only 2 cases of bladder MRTs have been published. We report on a 9-year-old boy presenting with gross hematuria, palpable pelvic mass, and an obstructed, nonfunctional kidney. Evaluation was consistent with a 9.7 cm extrarenal MRT invading the bladder ...
Wang J - - 2013
A 37-year-old woman with a vesico-cutaneous hip fistula was admitted to our department. The bladder fistula had formed after repeated hip infections. The fistula was completely resected and the bladder was repaired using a tension-free closure and indwelling catheter for 2 weeks. Vesico-cutaneous fistulae are very rare, and their causes ...
Anand Mani - - 2013
The urachus is a vestigial structure located between the dome of the bladder and the umbilicus, which results from the involution of the allantoic duct and the cloaca. Persistence of an embryonic urachal remnant can cause various problems during childhood and young adulthood. Urachal leiomyoma is a rare entity with ...
Sharpe Abigail N - - 2013
Paediatric paraplegia resulting from spinal cord pathology of any cause is rare; hence prognostic information for children less than 16 years is limited. This case series review aims to ascertain all cases of paediatric paraplegia from 1997 to 2012 in the former Northern Region of England. Children presenting with sudden ...
Compérat Eva - - 2013
The distinction between non-invasive (pTa) and invasive (pT1) non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) is subject to considerable interobserver variation. We aimed to generate a teaching set of images based on the diagnostic opinions of a panel of expert genitourinary pathologists. Twenty-five transurethral resection specimens initially reported as pT1 NMIBC from ...
Forhan Mary - - 2013
This review is based on an exploration of the published literature over the past 20 years in the area of weight bias, stigma and discrimination and its association with obesity treatment. National and international obesity organizations have identified obesity stigma as a key barrier to effectively addressing the obesity epidemic ...
Kuy Sreyram - - 2013
BACKGROUND: Patients presenting with a penetrating missile lodged in the pelvis are at risk for having a urinary tract injury. Once in the bladder, the missile can become impacted in the urethra, causing retention that requires extraction. Rarely, the missile can be expulsed spontaneously through the urethra. OBJECTIVES: To describe ...
Feng Ning - - 2013
Paraganglioma (also known as extra-adrenal pheochromocytoma) is a rare neuroendocrine neoplasm observed in patients of all ages, with an estimated incidence of 1 per 300,000 population. It has long been recognized that some cases are familial. The majority of these tumors are benign, and the only absolute criterion for malignancy ...
Rachaneni S - - 2013
Nerve growth factor (NGF) is a signalling protein that interacts with specific receptors in autocrine, paracrine and endocrine modes. It is produced by bladder smooth muscle and urothelium. Patients with overactive bladder and detrusor overactivity (DO) have been found to have increased urinary NGF levels in several small studies. The ...
Kajbafzadeh Abdol-Mohammad - - 2013
BACKGROUND: Complete duplication of the bladder and urethra is a rare congenital anomaly and usually occurs in association with other organ anomalies. We report a case of complete bladder duplication associated with multiple non-genitourinary anomalies. CASE: A 10-year-old girl presented with urinary incontinence and recurrent episodes of febrile urinary tract ...
R Santhosh - - 2013
Animal related injuries are frequently reported in India and other countries, where bulls are used for sporting events as well as in places where farming and livestock rearing is practised. The presentation is, many times, atypical and misleading as well. They have unique mechanics of injury. The patterns of the ...
Spairani Cinzia - - 2013
Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a rare mesenchymal neoplasm, most commonly arising from the pleura. It has also been recently described to occur in extrapleural sites. To our knowledge, only 16 cases of SFT have been reported in the urinary bladder to date. We report the clinicopathological features of a ...
Herlin Christian - - 2013
We report a highly unusual case of unilateral absence of the mental foramen, with the inferior alveolar nerve exiting the mandible via an orifice situated on the lateral surface of the angle of the mandible. However, the teeth on this side of the dental arch had normal sensitivity, and the ...
Li Xu - - 2013
Urethral diverticula are pouches opening into the urethral canal that may be either acquired or congenital. Diverticula of the female urethra are fairly common. However, diverticula of the male urethra are relatively uncommon abnormalities. Clinical manifestation is frequently described with irritative and/or obstructive voiding symptoms or ventral bulging, but manifestation ...
Cordonnier Monique - - 2013
There are five possible ocular signs or complaints of a life or sight threatening neuro-ophthalmological condition: diplopia, isolated anisocoria, transient visual loss, severe pain in head or neck (with or without photophobia) and oscillopsia/nystagmus. In this review, the ocular signs and symptoms of neuro-ophthalmological emergencies are described together with their ...
Dakin Gregory F - - 2013
BACKGROUND: Weight recidivism after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is a challenging problem for patients and bariatric surgeons alike. Traditional operative strategies to combat weight regain are technically challenging and associated with a high morbidity rate. Endoluminal interventions are thus an attractive alternative that may offer a good combination of results ...
Onakpoya Igho - - 2013
ABSTRACT The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate the evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) involving the use of the African Bush Mango, Irvingia gabonensis for body weight reduction in obese and overweight individuals. Electronic and nonelectronic searches were conducted to identify relevant RCTs. The bibliographies of located ...
Romero Pérez Pedro - - 2013
OBJECTIVE: This study presents the first Spanish case of a spontaneous knot in the catheter of a suprapubic cystostomy and review the national and international literature. METHODS: The case of an 87-year-old patient who was diagnosed with adenocarcinoma of the prostate is presented. A suprapubic vesical puncture for urinary retention ...
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