Annals of Medical Case Reports

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Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(2):AMCR-03-1028 | Open Access


Treatment of Schneiderian Membrane Perforation with Sutures during Open Sinus Lift - A Case Report

Klaudia Migas

Among the paranasal sinuses, the maxillary sinus is of particular interest in dental implantology. As a result of the loss ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(2):AMCR-03-1027 | Open Access


Clinical Findings of 104 Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan: A Multi-Centre Case Series

Sarwat Masud, Zeeshan Ahmad, Abdul Wali Khan, Fahad Khan, Muhammad Irfan, Sami Ullah Khan, Maleeha Shah, Saad Khan Wajid Ali, Anab Rehan Taseer, Asma Zia Ur Rahman, Muhammad Ishaq, Salman Khan and Salman Zahid

Introduction: The Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic affected the world including the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province of Pakistan. The ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(2):AMCR-03-1026 | Open Access


Megacalycosis with Ipsilateral Segmental Mega-Ureter – A Rare Entity

Thiruvalar Prabu Anand Vikramadhithan and Appu Thomas

Congenital megacalycosis of Pugivert is a rare clinical entity which denotes presence of dilated calyces most often without any functional ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(2):AMCR-03-1025 | Open Access


Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Complicated with Massive Cardioembolic Stroke, a Treatment Challenge

Woo Fui Bee and Noor Sabarullah Sugiman

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a life-threatening condition affecting women during their late pregnancy or early postpartum period. This clinical entity, ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(1):AMCR-03-1024 | Open Access


Off-Label Use of Bivalirudin on a Patient with Ventricular Septal Defect after Myocardial Infarction: A Case Report

Yi Ming, Cao Qian and Liu Qiang

Background: Bivalirudin is a direct thrombin inhibitor that is increasingly used for percutaneous coronary intervention and patients with ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(1):AMCR-03-1023 | Open Access


Saccular Aneurysm of the Aortic Arch Discovered Incidentally During Coronary Angiography

Afendoulis Dimitrios, Voutas Petros, Moutafi Maria, Papagiannis Nikolaos, Didaggelos Matthaios, Malafis Ioannis and Kartalis Athanasios

A 75-year-old male patient, with medical history of borderline coronary artery disease, diabetes mellitus and dyslipidemia, was admitted to the ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(1):AMCR-03-1022 | Open Access


Spontaneous Retropharyngeal Hematomain a Patient with Elongated Styloid Process - A Case Report

Michael Städt*, Michael Lell, Johannes Schwab and Christian Gaschler

Background: The styloid process is elongated in up to 7% of the population, in most cases bilaterally. Symptoms result ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(1):AMCR-03-1021 | Open Access


A Rare Cause of Hemorrhage from Valproic Acid-Induced Hypofibrinogenemia and Review of Literature

Ceren Hasanoğlu, Zeynep Selen Karalök, Muhammed Doğukan Kalenderoğlu and Şenay Haspolat

Background: Valproic Acid (VPA) is a wide-spectrum antiepileptic drug, commonly used in the management of childhood epilepsy. One ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2021;3(1):AMCR-03-1020 | Open Access


Late Diagnosis of Takayasu’s Arteritis Despite Multiple Unheeded Clues: A Lesson to Learn

Lee Yee Lim, Kuan Yee Lim, Nusrah Abd Rashid, Thai Yiung Wong and Wan Najwa Zaini Wan Mohamed

Takayasu’s arteritis is a large vessel vasculitis which affects the aorta and its major branches. The mean age ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(3):AMCR-02-1019 | Open Access


A Successful Surgical Intervention in Sepsis Associated Acquired Lupus Anticoagulant with Prolonged Coagulation Screening: Against all Odds

Kuan Yee Lim, Sivakumar Palaniappan, Rozita Mohd, Nurasyikin Yusof and Nor Rafeah Tumian

Deranged coagulation profile is commonly seen in critically ill patients due to severe sepsis, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy (DIVC), and drug-induced. ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(3):AMCR-02-1018 | Open Access


Methotrexate-Induced Pneumocystis Jirovecii Pneumonia in a Patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case Report

Ana Lucinda Pereira Guiomar, João Miguel Ferreira Rua and Jorge Manuel dos Santos Fortuna

Pneumocystis Jirovecii Pneumonia (PJP) is an emerging threat to immunocompromised patients, such as those receiving immunosuppressive therapeutics for ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(2):AMCR-02-1017 | Open Access


Peripheral Blood Sampling: are Measurements in Such Samples Always Meaningful?

Niels Einer-Jensen and RHF Hunter

One of the routine procedures during clinical investigation is to take a peripheral blood sample for various lines of clinical ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(2):AMCR-02-1016 | Open Access


Postpartum Diagnosis of Coronavirus with Myopericarditis in a Patient with Pre-Existing Preeclampsia

I. Mejía Jiménez, E. Batllori Badia, L. Forcén Acebal, P. BarberoCasado, A. Galindo Izquierdo and A. García Burguillo

We report a case of severe Coronavirus infection in postpartum period, with pulmonary and cardiac involvement, in a patient with ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(2):AMCR-02-1015 | Open Access


Acute Ischemic Stroke Associated with Allergic Reaction

Emin Sancar, Ertan Ararat, Murat Ozdemir and Sema Avci

Stroke is a common condition particularly for the population over the age of 65 and it constitutes of two types including ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(2):AMCR-02-1014 | Open Access


The Effect of Reduced Dose Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator on Clinical Results in Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Case Series

Mustafa Özgür Cırık, Mukaddes Kılınç, Güler Eraslan Doğanay and Sema Avci

Background: Acute Pulmonary Embolism (APE) is a life-threatening condition at which time control is important. The purpose of ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(2):AMCR-02-1013 | Open Access


A Woman with Febrile Articular Destruction

Adil Rkiouak, I El Kassimi, N Sahel, M Zaizae and Y Sekkach

A 24-year-old young woman with no significant medical history complains of febrile polyarthralgia. On clinical examination, there was bilateral cervical, ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(1):AMCR-02-1012 | Open Access


Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome after Lumbar Puncture

Sean Paul Schlosser, George Edward Vates, Ali Hussain and Olga Selioutski

Traditionally, Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES) is associated with hypertensive crisis, preeclampsia, and treatment with immunosuppressive agents, sepsis, and either ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(1):AMCR-02-1011 | Open Access


Acute Cardiac Failure Complicating a Case of SARSCOVID 19 in a 24-Year-Old Patient

Vijay Shankar*, Purnima Dhar, Anupam Raj and Sanjeev Aneja

Cardiac complications of SARS-COVID 19 disease have been under-appreciated. We present a case of a young male who had presented with ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(1):AMCR-02-1010 | Open Access


Pinworms (E.vermicularis) Mimicking Acute Appendicitis

Amina Akhtar, Amari Thomas and Sridhar Dharamavaram

A14-year-old boy who presented with severe intermittent central abdominal pain was admitted to the emergency department. The pain was ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(1):AMCR-02-1009 | Open Access


Contribution of Thyroid Scintigraphy and SPECT/ CT Imaging in the Diagnosis of Double Ectopic Thyroid: About a Case

Fabrice Fokoue, Sanae El Mselmi and Nadia Ismaili Alaoui

Thyroid ectopia is a rare condition associated with a failure of thyroid gland migration during embryonic development. It may be ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2020;2(1):AMCR-02-1008 | Open Access


Suicide and its Prevention - Ayurvedic Approach

Jithesh Mand Sajjad C

The prime and foremost rationale of every human being is to live a comfortable as well as happy life. The ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2019;1(1):AMCR-01-1005 | Open Access


Stenosis of the Pyeloureteral Junction (UPJO) in Adults: Case Report

Jimenez-Baez MV, Aguilar Sosa AD, Que Pool DRM and Tellez Rodriguez AL

Aim: Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction (UPJO) is the most frequent congenital anomaly of the upper urinary tract; it is ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2019;1(1):AMCR-01-1004 | Open Access


A Case Study on Bullous Pemphigoid

Ramachandrudu B, Naga Jyothi A, Mounika Jyothi T, Pavan Kumar E, Hema Latha V, Bhavani M, Rudra JT, Rajavardhana T, Reddenna L, Mastanaiah J, Chakrapani B, Madhavi Latha C and Sreedhar V

Bullous Pemphigoid (BP) is an autoimmune disorder and characterized by chronic blistering of the skin. It ranges from gently itchy ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2019;1(1):AMCR-01-1003 | Open Access


Asthma Emergency

Siniša Franjić

Asthma is a chronic obstructive disease that causes breathing problems. Asthma is characterized by a variety of recurrent symptoms, reversible ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2019;1(1):AMCR-01-1002 | Open Access


Scintigraphic Imaging of Splenosis

Khushboo Gupta , Rahul Jadhav and Jagadeesh S Singh

Any surgery or trauma to spleen may cause fragmentation of splenic tissue (splenosis) to disperse in peritoneal and thoracic cavity. ...

Ann Med Case Rep. 2019;1(1):AMCR-01-1001 | Open Access


Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis (Tree Man Syndrome): A Brief Review with Case Reports

Naga Jyothi A, Pavan Kumar E, Bhavani M, Rudra JT, Rajavardhana T, Reddenna L, Mastanaiah J, Chakrapani B, Madhavi Latha C and Sreedhar V

Epidermodysplasia verruciformis (tree man syndrome), is a rare autosomal recessive hereditary skin disorder related with a high risk of skin ...