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A 61-year-old woman develops polyuria after hip revision

Aisha Shaheen, Mark Dobish, Vanessa Gleason, Adam Setren, Jonathan Stem and Benjamin A. Kohl.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgery. 1416 words.

A 61-year-old previously healthy woman developed progressive hearing and visual loss over a period of 2–3 months prior to admission. Her medical/surgical history was remarkable for a left...

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Abdominal actinomycosis presenting as appendicitis: two case reports and review

Ken Liu, David Joseph, Ken Lai, James Kench and Meng Chong Ngu.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgery. 1567 words.

Abdominal actinomycosis (AA) is a rare infection caused by filamentous Gram-positive anaerobic bacteria Actinomyces. We report two cases of adults with AA who initially presented with...

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Abdominal cerebrospinal fluid pseudocyst mimicking full-term pregnancy

BH Wang, L Hasadsri and H Wang.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 1127 words.

Abdominal cerebrospinal fluid pseudocysts (APC) are a relatively uncommon complication of ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunts, and most frequently occur in the pediatric population. Pediatric...

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Abdominal pain and hematuria: duodenal perforation from ingested foreign body causing ureteral obstruction and hydronephrosis

Nina Kolbe, Kathleen Sisson and Renato Albaran.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1014 words.

Foreign body (FB) ingestion is a relatively common reason for visits to the emergency room. If the FB is symptomatic or damaging to the patient, either endoscopic or surgical intervention...

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Abdominal wall abscess containing gallstones as a late complication to laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed 17 years earlier

Anders Mark Christensen and Mads Mark Christensen.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 1355 words.

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the preferred surgical treatment for symptomatic gallstones. The laparoscopic procedure is superior to the open approach in many aspects....

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Abdominal wall haematoma in the obese: a dangerous phenomenon

Jerome M. Goldstein and Dale Sebire.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 940 words.

We report the case of a 59-year-old obese female who developed an abdominal wall haematoma during administration of prophylactic clexane. Compared with the non-obese, the subcutaneous...

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Abdominal wall necrotising fasciitis secondary to fish bone ingestion

Samuel T.W. Lo, Siu Lan Leung and Chung Ngai Tang.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1044 words.

Abdominal wall necrotising fasciitis secondary to fish bone ingestion is extremely rare. We present a case of ingested fish bone complicated with self-sealing small bowel perforation and...

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Abscess formation within a Rathke's cleft cyst

Ian C. Coulter, Sajedha Mahmood, David Scoones, Nicholas Bradey and Philip J. Kane.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 1286 words.

We report and discuss the rare case of a pituitary abscess forming within a Rathke's cleft cyst (RCC). A 66-year-old gentleman presented with visual deterioration and symptoms suggestive of...

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Absence of infra-renal segment of inferior vena cava with anomalous right renal vein

VS Ajay-Chandrasekar, V Kaliyaperumal and D Alfred.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Vascular Surgery. 1262 words.

Various anomalies of the inferior venacava (IVC) have been reported in the past. Amongst, the absence of IVC is one of the less frequently reported anomalies. The absence can be complete or...

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Accelerated development of mesenteric and renal artery calcific atherosclerosis following radiotherapy for testicular cancer

Rachel J. Walker, Michael L. Wall, Santosh Vijay and Richard Downing.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Vascular Surgery. 975 words.

We present a case of a 61-year-old male presenting with post-prandial epigastric pain and marked weight loss. Investigation revealed calcific atherosclerosis of the abdominal aorta, coeliac...

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