Search Results
Results 1 - 50 of 339
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >
Agreda Castañeda F F Department of Urology, Vall d'Hebrón Hospital, Barcelona, Barcelona, - - 2014
Emphysematous pyelonephritis (EPN) is an acute, severe necrotizing infection of the renal parenchyma and perirenal tissue, which results in the presence of gas within the renal parenchyma, collecting system, or perinephric tissue. EPN of renal allograft is rare, with only 23 cases reported in Western literature. Here, we report a ...
Herlin Morten M Department of Clinical Genetics, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, - - 2014
Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser (MRKH) syndrome is a congenital disorder of still unknown etiology, characterized by uterovaginal agenesis and can be associated with renal, skeletal and cardiac malformations. Most cases are sporadic. We report on a familial case of two female cousins with MRKH syndrome and unilateral renal agenesis. Family history revealed two ...
Zhao Yu Y Department of Nephrology, Ningbo Urology and Nephrology Hospital , Ningbo , China - - 2014
Abstract Reports on the clinical entity of C1q nephropathy have focused on older children and young adult, data on old people are rare. In this report, we would introduce a 77-year-old woman who was diagnosed as C1q nephropathy by means of electron microscopic and immunofluorescence examination. Facial and lower extremity ...
Zarate Yuri A YA Division of Genetics, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, - - 2014
Williams syndrome results from a microdeletion of approximately 1.5 Mb of chromosome 7q11.23. Several patients have been reported with the reciprocal microduplication in association with a variety of phenotypic features including cognitive impairment and typical facial features, though only a few have had birth defects. We report on three probands with ...
Abbas Mahmoud M Department of Pathology, Hanover Medical School , - - 2014
Synovial sarcoma (SS) is a soft tissue, generally deep seated neoplasms that occurs generally in the proximity of large joints. We report of a case of a 33-year-old man who was diagnosed with primary SS of the kidney which is an extremely rare tumor that accounts for less than 2% ...
Anunobi C C CC Department of Anatomic and Molecular Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Lagos and Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, - - 2014
Congenital mesoblastic nephroma (CMN) is a renal stromal neoplasm of infancy. It comprises 3-10% of all pediatric renal tumors. We report a case of CMN in a 30 week old premature female neonate seen at autopsy who was born to a 26-year-old woman by emergency cesarean section on account of ...
Kaler Kamaljot Singh KS Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, - - 2014
Renal angiomyolipoma (AML) is predominantly a non-aggressive benign tumour. Cases of more aggressive AMLs are present in the literature. We present 2 cases of aggressive AML behaviour. The first case is an AML with vascular extension in a young female and the second case is of AML found in regional ...
Kunin M M Nephrology and Hypertension Institute, Sheba Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Hashomer, Israel, - - 2014
Non-tuberculous mycobacteria are a rare but serious cause of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis. There are no clear guidelines for treating non-tuberculous mycobacteria peritoneal dialysis-associated infections. It has been recommended that at least two antibiotics be given for a prolonged period and peritoneal catheter should be removed. This paper describes the clinical ...
Weld Lancaster R LR Department of Urology, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, - - 2014
To determine predictors of fluoroscopy time during uncomplicated, unilateral ureteroscopy for urolithiasis performed by urology residents during the first 2 years of residency. The patient charts and computed tomography scans of consecutive, unilateral, uncomplicated ureteroscopy cases for urolithiasis were retrospectively reviewed. The cases were performed by beginning urology residents over the ...
Shimizu Kenji K Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, 1-1-1 Honjo, Kumamoto, 860-8556, - - 2014
For neoplasms in the third and fourth parts of the duodenum, a duodenectomy that preserves the pancreas may provide feasible tumor clearance while avoiding the additional dissection and pancreaticoduodenectomy. We herein describe the case of a 40-year-old male patient with an adenoma in the third part of the duodenum. The ...
O'Donovan Peter P BioMed Central, 236 Gray's Inn, Road, London, WC1X 8HB, UK. - - 2014
The editors of BMC Hematology would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed to the journal in Volume 13 (2013).
Mylarappa Prasad P Department of Urology, MS Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, - - 2014
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) is considered the standard of care for the treatment of small upper ureteric and renal calculi. A few centers have extended its use to the treatment of bile duct calculi and pancreatic calculi. The complication rates with SWL are low, resulting in its wide spread ...
Chen Shengdi S Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China. - - 2014
The editors of Translational Neurodegeneration would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed to the journal in Volume 2 (2013).
Rowles Thomas A TA BioMed Central Floor 6, 236 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8HB, UK. - - 2014
The editors of BMC Anesthesiology would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed their time to the journal in Volume 13 (2013).
Jalil Rozh R Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, - - 2014
Pseudoaneurysm remains one of the rare complications of partial nephrectomy with reported rates of 0.4-1.4%. We add to the literature a case of asymptomatic pseudoaneurysm post laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) that was successfully treated with embolisation.
Humala Andrei E AE University of Oslo, Natural History Museum, Department of Research and Collections, Oslo, Norway ; Forest Research Institute KRC RAS, Petrozavodsk, - - 2014
The present paper contains new distributional records for 61 species of ichneumon wasps (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) previously unknown for Norway, six of them are reported from Scandinavia for the first time.
Wieland Frank F Biocentre Grindel and Zoological Museum of the University of Hamburg, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 3, 20146 Hamburg, Germany. Current address: Pfalzmuseum für Naturkunde - POLLICHIA-Museum, Hermann-Schäfer-Str. 17, 67098 Bad Dürkheim, Germany.; Email: - - 2014
For many years researchers studying the fauna of the Canary Islands have only sparsely treated the charismatic insect order of praying mantises (Mantodea). By studying the known literature it becomes obvious that there are several inconsistencies regarding mantodean taxonomy as well as the number of actual species and their distribution ...
Kumar Girish P GP Zoological Survey of India, M-Block, New Alipore, Kolkata, West Bengal-700053, India.; Email: - - 2014
The genus Paraleptomenes Giordani Soika, 1970 is reviewed for the Indian subcontinent. A new species Paraleptomenes darugiriensis Kumar, Carpenter & Sharma, sp. nov. is described. The male of P. rufoniger Giordani Soika, 1994 is described for the first time. The distribution records of P. humbertianus (de Saussure, 1867), P. miniatus ...
Bahar Burak B 0000-0002-7779-7973 Department of Pathology, Loyola University Medical Center, South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, - - 2014
We describe the pathological and clinical presentation of a rare case of renal paraganglioma occurring as an incidental left renal mass in a 58-year-old woman. The patient underwent robotic assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, which is the first one in the literature.
Naruse Tohru T Tropical Biosphere Research Center, Iriomote Station, University of the Ryukyus, 870 Uehara, Taketomi, Okinawa 907-1541, Japan; Email: - - 2014
Arcania undecimspinosa De Haan, 1841, and A. elongata Yokoya, 1933, are redescribed, with a lectotype of A. undecimspinosa formally designated. Redescription of the two species revealed that there are several specimens and possible undescribed species that have been inaccurately recorded under the name of A. undecimspinosa and A. elongata. Two ...
Bayrak Savas S Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Training and Research Hospital, Kasap İlyas Mah, Org, Abdurrahman Nafiz Gürman Cd, PK: 34098,, Istanbul (212) 4596000, Turkey. - - 2014
Disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis is a rare disease. Almost all disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis cases described in the literature are associated with a gynecological disorder or a mass in the abdominal cavity. Disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis with only chronic constipation has not been reported in the English literature. We present a case of ...
Avalos-Hernández Omar O Museo de Zoología, Facultad de Ciencias, UNAM, Apdo. Postal 70-399. México 04510 D.F. México ; Departamento de Ecología y Recursos Naturales, Facultad de Ciencias, UNAM Circuito Exterior s/n, Ciudad Universitaria, México 04510 D.F. - - 2014
Forty one new records of species of Bombyliidae are reported for Coahuila in northeastern Mexico. Nine of these species are reported for the first time for the country. The specimens were collected in the Cuatro Ciénegas Basin and Sierra La Madera mountains during 2007-2013. The modified distributions of species are ...
Tonogai Ichiro I Department of Orthopedics, Institute of Health Biosciences, the University of Tokushima Graduate - - 2014
We present a rare case of acute onset cauda equina syndrome caused by a ruptured myxopapillary ependymoma with accompanying hemorrhage. A 26-year-old healthy woman developed muscle weakness and sensory disturbances in her bilateral lower extremities. Magnetic resonance imaging showed a huge mass from the L1 body to the L2-3 disc ...
Kolibáč Jiří J Moravian Museum, Department of Entomology, Hviezdoslavova 29a, 627 00 Brno, Czech - - 2013
Cleroidea) is reviewed to species level. Keys to its genera, tribes and subfamilies are presented for the first time. All known species and subspecies are listed, together with complete taxonomic references back to 1910, the date of issue of the last catalogue of Trogossitidae. Higher taxa reviews are accompanied by ...
Casanova-Martínez Daniel D Biomedical Department (Human Anatomy Unit), University of Antofagasta, Av. Angamos 601, 1240000, Antofagasta, Chile, - - 2013
The presence and disposition of supernumerary tendons in the fourth extensor compartment of the wrist have been described by several authors. The aim of this communication was to describe a finding in a study of an anatomical dissection of an adult cadaver that presents a rare disposition of extensor tendons ...
Kollia Paraskevi - - 2013
Ectopic ovarian tissue is a rare gynecologic condition. The presence of ectopic ovary may be accompanied by maldevelopments of the genital and urinary tract. We report an extremely rare case of a 39-year-old woman presenting with abdominal pain localized in the right lower quadrant. During the preoperative investigation and the ...
Khanduri Sachin - - 2013
Ascariasis of the gallbladder is a very rare presentation. We report a case of a 15-year-old boy who presented with complaints of pain in the abdomen, vomiting, pruritus, and fever on-and-off for 10 days. On radiological examination, an ultrasonography of the abdomen showed a dilated gallbladder with multiple linear echogenic, ...
Moratalla Charcos Luz Maria - - 2013
To analyze the management of prenatal urinoma and ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO) postnatally by a case report and literature review. We report a case of an UPJO and urinoma in a newborn. After birth, renal function was absent, and nephrectomy was performed. The literature from 1985 to date has been ...
Ismail Aimen - - 2013
Transepithelial elimination is a process by which dermal materials are expelled through an active epithelial-dermal connective tissue interaction. It has been described as a regular or sporadic occurrence in a variety of dermatologic conditions, including sarcoidosis. Our patient demonstrated a rare presentation of sarcoidosis involving the genital region, with histopathologic ...
Evans Helen - - 2013
Mike Lehane's Webwise review of the NHS England website (Reviews September 18) makes for a fascinating insight into this new body.
Spaner Shelley Jane - - 2013
Metanephric adenomas are rare benign renal neoplasms, uncommonly seen in the pediatric population. They are typically detected incidentally on imaging studies performed for unrelated clinical presentations. Preoperatively, the imaging appearance of this tumor overlaps with the appearance of more common and more aggressive renal neoplasms such as Wilms' tumor or ...
Jiang Honghao - - 2013
This study aims to review clinical features, treatments, and prognostic factors of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) associated with systemic lupus erythematosus patients (sTTP). The case reports of sTTP published in world literature from 1999 to 2011 were collected, and 105 cases were divided into death group and survival group. The ...
Ernst Linda M - - 2013
Abstract Massive perivillous fibrin deposition (MPVFD) of the placenta and renal tubular dysgenesis (RTD) are both relatively rare diseases with potential recurrence risk that have not been previously associated in the literature. Herein, we report the clinical course, autopsy findings, and placental pathologic features from three consecutive pregnancies delivered in ...
Taşkınlar Hakan - - 2013
Hydrocalycosis is defined as cystic dilatation of a major calyx with a demonstrable connection to the renal pelvis and an epithelial lining of the cyst wall. Although this condition has long been known, there are no sufficient data concerning this pathology in the literature. In this study, we present two ...
Wu William W - - 2013
Solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs) are unusual spindle cell neoplasms initially described in the pleura but have since been discovered in many extrapleural locations. SFT of the kidney is extremely rare, the majority occurring in middle-aged adults. To date, only two pediatric cases of renal SFT have been reported. We report ...
Garge Saurabh - - 2013
Blunt trauma represents a major cause of death in children. The incidence of renal arterial injuries in these cases is less than 1%. Traumatic renal artery occlusion is a rare occurrence in the pediatric age group. However, there is lack of information on the exact incidence and results of the ...
Gopalakrishnan N - - 2013
IgG4 interstitial nephritis is a recently described entity. A middle-aged gentleman with bilateral parotid enlargement, hepatosplenomegaly and generalized lymphadenopathy was referred to us for evaluation of renal failure. He had trace proteinuria and large kidneys. Kidney biopsy revealed interstitial nephritis with characteristic storiform fibrosis. Immunohistochemistry demonstrated intense staining for IgG4-secreting ...
Gilmore James F JF Department of Pharmacy Services, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, - - 2013
Intraperitoneal (IP) administration of antibiotics is a mainstay of therapy in the treatment of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis. The therapeutic options against gram-positive organisms in patients intolerant to vancomycin are limited. This case report and review of the literature used a search of PubMed with the terms "daptomycin," "intraperitoneal," and "peritoneal" ...
Kullar Pj - - 2013
Objective: To present the first case of middle-ear actinomycosis in the UK in the last 60 years. The diagnosis and management of actinomycosis of the middle ear is also presented, as well as a review of the recent literature. Case report: This paper reports the case of a nine-year-old girl ...
Zhang Shi-Qiang - - 2013
Renal plasmacytoma is extremely rare, presenting diagnostic challenges due to its unusual location and non-specific or absent symptoms. To the best of our knowledge, only 24 cases of renal plasmacytoma have been reported in the literature. The present study reports a case of primary renal plasmacytoma in a 46-year-old female ...
Tomić Miroslav - - 2013
We are presenting a rare case of a spontaneous extensive perirenal hematoma caused by ruptured renal adenocarcinoma in a patient who was on warfarin therapy because she had atrial fibrillation and three myocardial infarctions. A 77-year-old woman was admitted to our department with acute right flank pain and hemorrhagic shock. ...
Rastogi Neeraj N Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, MA - - 2013
A 58-year-old man was re-admitted to the Urology service with delayed gross hematuria and unstable he-modynamics, following a percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) procedure performed for an obstructive solitary left lower calyceal stone. A selective left renal angiogram demonstrated an interpolar arteriovenous fistula (AVF), which was treated with successful coil embolization of ...
Detorakis Efstathios E - - 2013
We present a case of primary renal angiosarcoma. We focus on the characteristic striated pattern of the tumor on T2-w MR sequence as well as on other radiological features and correlate them with the pathologic findings. A review of the imaging characteristics of cases published in the literature was subsequently ...
Wu C - - 2013
WHAT IS KNOWN AND OBJECTIVE: Adefovir dipivoxil (ADV) is one of the commonly used antiviral agents in the treatment of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) infection. Safety of a daily dose of 10 mg ADV is advocated by the registration trials. We report a case of severe hypophosphatemic osteomalacia and renal ...
Al Naimi Ammar - - 2013
OBJECTIVE: Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney (MCDK) is the most common antenatally diagnosed cystic renal pathology. It refers to the presence of multiple kidney cysts surrounded by dysplastic parenchymal tissue. The typical MCDK ultrasound finding shows multiple non-connecting thin-walled cysts within an irregularly outlined kidney. We want to present our own cases ...
Horta-Baas Gabriel - - 2013
A case of destructive arthropathy of hips and shoulders with tumoral calcinosis associated with calcium oxalate deposits in a patient with primary oxalosis and end stage renal disease on hemodialysis.
World Michael J - - 2013
A review of 26 years of British military renal pathology showed the commonest diagnosis to be immunoglobulin A (IgA) nephropathy affecting 115/346 (33%) of cases. It was possible to follow-up 50/115 military patients with this condition with the primary objective to determine whether initial observations enabled a confident prediction of ...
Manny Ted B - - 2013
We present the fifth case in the world literature of a gas-containing urinary stone. Our patient is a 31-year-old woman referred for left flank pain and gross hematuria who was noted on imaging to have a 6.5 cm left renal pelvis stone containing gas. Cultures revealed Escherichia coli from the ...
Sabharwal Sagar - - 2013
Primary angiosarcoma of the kidney is a rare tumor with only a few case reports in the literature. Management is not standardized and the prognosis is poor. However, clinicians need to be aware of this uncommon entity.
Peacock Z S - - 2013
Angiosarcoma and its epithelioid variant are vascular malignancies that rarely affect the facial skeleton. Epithelioid angiosarcoma resembles carcinoma and can be difficult to diagnose. A case is presented of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma to the mandible from an angiosarcomatoid portion of renal carcinoma. The diagnostic challenge is outlined and the literature ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >