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Thrombocytopenia and endocarditis in a patient with Whipple's disease: case report.

Maxim Olivier, Carmelo Licitra, Zachary Field, Li Ge, Dustin Hill, Mario Madruga, S J Carlan,

BACKGROUND:Whipple's disease (WD) is a rare multisystem infectious disorder that is caused by the actinomycete Tropheryma whipplei. It presents with joint pain followed by abdominal pain, diarrhea, malabsorption and finally failure to thrive. Diagnosis requires tissue sampling and histology with periodic acid-Schiff [PAS] staining. Thrombocytopenia associated with endocarditis associated with ... Read more >>

BMC Infect. Dis. (BMC infectious diseases)
[2020, 20(1):71]

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The Surgical Treatment of Portal Hypertension.

J Michael Henderson, Christopher D Anderson,

Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken) (Clinical liver disease)
[2020, 15(Suppl 1):S52-S63]

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A Western Case of Intravascular Large B-Cell Lymphoma as Unusual Cause of Persistent Fever.

Pier Paolo Piccaluga, Stefania Paolini, Cristina Campidelli, Nicola Vianelli, Luigi Bolondi,

Fever of unknown origin (FUO) is a common and challenging clinical condition that can be referred, among others, to infections, drug's effects, various inflammatory disorders, and cancers. Among the latter, lymphomas can indeed cause fever, which is therefore accounted as a lymphoma-related sign in patients' staging. Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma ... Read more >>

Case Rep Hematol (Case reports in hematology)
[2019, 2019:1480710]

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Multifocal Thrombophlebitis and Orbital Cellulitis.

Alojzija Hočevar, Daša Šuput Skvarča, Matija Tomšič, Katja Perdan Pirkmajer,

BACKGROUND Multifocal superficial thrombophlebitis is a rare clinical manifestation with wide differential diagnosis in relation to the background disease. CASE REPORT Here we report on 2 patients who presented with a systemic inflammatory response, multifocal thrombophlebitis, and orbital inflammation in whom a diagnosis of a defined background disease could not ... Read more >>

Am J Case Rep (The American journal of case reports)
[2020, 21:e919715]

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MELAS Missed for Years: Stroke-Like Lesions Are No Indication for Brain Biopsy.

J Finsterer,

A 56-year-old female with a history of chronic alcoholism until age 38 y with a relapse between ages 45 and 46 y developed seizures, psychosis, and hemianopia to the left at age 46 y. Imaging revealed a right parieto-occipital lesion with intralesional bleeding. Five months after the first lesion she developed a second ... Read more >>

Case Rep Neurol Med (Case reports in neurological medicine)
[2019, 2019:9312451]

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A Rare Case of Mollaret's Meningitis Complicated by Chronic Intractable Migraine and Papilledema: Case Report and Review of Literature.

Kinjal P Gadhiya, Vinod Nookala,

Mollaret's meningitis is characterized by recurrent episodes of aseptic meningitis that last two to seven days and resolve spontaneously without any residual neurological deficit or complication. Viruses are the most common cause of aseptic meningitis and herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 2 has been noted as the most commonly associated virus ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(2):e7026]

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Recurrent post-partum rhombencephalitis associated with anti-centromere antibody: a case report.

Andy Jin, Jean Mamelona, Byrne Harper, Alier Marrero,

BACKGROUND:Rhombencephalitis (RE) is a serious condition of the brain with multiple etiologies. We report a unique case of recurrent, postpartum RE that is associated with positive anti-centromere antibody (ACA). A discussion of the case, current literature on autoimmune RE and related autoantibodies are reviewed. CASE PRESENTATION:A healthy 33-year-old Caucasian patient ... Read more >>

BMC Neurol (BMC neurology)
[2019, 19(1):235]

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Myo-Inositol and Its Derivatives: Their Emerging Role in the Treatment of Human Diseases.

Dhani Raj Chhetri,

Myo-inositol has been established as an important growth-promoting factor of mammalian cells and animals. The role of myo-inositol as a lipotropic factor has been proven, in addition to its involvement as co-factors of enzymes and as messenger molecules in signal transduction. Myo-inositol deficiency leads to intestinal lipodystrophy in animals and ... Read more >>

Front Pharmacol (Frontiers in pharmacology)
[2019, 10:1172]

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Hydrocephalus as the presenting symptom of sarcoidosis: A case report and review of literature.

Rachel J Saban, Meaghan M Berns, Mazen M Al-Hakim, Gustavo A Patino,

Hydrocephalus is rare in sarcoidosis, especially as the presenting symptom. Neurosarcoidosis as a cause of unexplained communicating hydrocephalus should be considered in cases of abnormal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and negative infectious and tumoral studies. ... Read more >>

Clin Case Rep (Clinical case reports)
[2020, 8(2):363-368]

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Wernicke encephalopathy following gastrojejunostomy: A case report and review of the literature.

Leila Alizadeh, Zahra Mostafavi, Amirreza Jahanshahi, Mehdi Khani, Masoud Nouri-Vaskeh,

Introduction:Non-alcoholic Wernicke encephalopathy (WE) is a life-threatening condition, which is caused due to thiamine deficiency. We reported a case of non-alcoholic WE following gastrojejunostomy. Case presentation:A 31-year-old woman was admitted to our tertiary care center complaining about intractable nausea and vomiting following her gastrojejunostomy. She had undergone gastrojejunostomy because of ... Read more >>

Turk J Emerg Med (Turkish journal of emergency medicine)
[2019, 19(4):154-156]

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A Rare, Yet Treatable Pancreatic Tumor: Epstein-Barr Virus-Positive Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma.

John Xie, Elizabeth Rinker, Mazen Zaarour,

BACKGROUND Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is a rare subtype of B-cell neoplasm that can have diverse presentations. When it involves the pancreas (i.e., pancreatic lymphoma), it can mimic metastatic pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Pancreatic lymphoma and adenocarcinoma often have similar clinical, laboratory, and radiographic features making the distinction ... Read more >>

Am J Case Rep (The American journal of case reports)
[2020, 21:e921269]

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Author response: IgLON5-mediated neurodegeneration is a differential diagnosis of CNS Whipple disease.

Hugo Morales-Briceño, Victor Fung,

Neurology (Neurology)
[2019, 92(11):544-545]

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Reader response: IgLON5-mediated neurodegeneration is a differential diagnosis of CNS Whipple disease.

Julien F Bally, Anthony E Lang,

Neurology (Neurology)
[2019, 92(11):544]

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Pure-Tone Hearing Thresholds and Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials in Sporadic Ataxia.

Bianca Simone Zeigelboim, Anylize Wachholz Vom Scheidt, Kairone Fernandes Kronbauer, Paulo Breno Noronha Liberalesso, Maria Renata José, Vinicius Ribas Fonseca, Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive,

Introduction  Spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) is part of a genetic and clinical heterogeneous group of neurodegenerative diseases characterized by progressive cerebellar ataxia. Objective  To describe the results of audiological and electrophysiological hearing evaluations in patients with sporadic ataxia (SA). Methods  A retrospective cross-sectional study was carried out with 11 patients submitted ... Read more >>

Int Arch Otorhinolaryngol (International archives of otorhinolaryngology)
[2020, 24(1):e86-e92]

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Otosyphilis: Resurgence of an Old Disease.

Hailey Theeuwen, Mark Whipple, Jamie R Litvack,

OBJECTIVES:To describe the clinical characteristics of patients presenting with a new diagnosis of otosyphilis over the past 10 years in a large, urban, safety-net hospital affiliated with a large county sexually transmitted disease clinic. METHODS:Retrospective case series. A chart review was performed of all patients who presented to an adult ... Read more >>

Laryngoscope (The Laryngoscope)
[2019, 129(7):1680-1684]

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Limbic encephalitis following intracranial radiation for suprasellar meningioma.

Adrian Budhram, David M Pelz, Lee Cyn Ang, Barbara J Fisher, Maria MacDonald,

Neurooncol Pract (Neuro-oncology practice)
[2019, 6(2):156-158]

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Systematic review of movement disorders and oculomotor abnormalities in Whipple's disease.

Julien F Bally, Aurélie Méneret, Emmanuel Roze, Melanie Anderson, David Grabli, Anthony E Lang,

Whipple's disease, affecting the CNS, can cause a wide variety of symptoms. Movement disorders are very prevalent, and some are pathognomonic of the disease. This systematic review analyzed all published cases of movement disorders because of CNS Whipple's disease, providing detailed information on clinical and associated features. We have also ... Read more >>

Mov. Disord. (Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society)
[2018, 33(11):1700-1711]

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Epidemiology of Whipple's Disease in the USA Between 2012 and 2017: A Population-Based National Study.

Jamie Ann Elchert, Emad Mansoor, Mohannad Abou-Saleh, Gregory S Cooper,

OBJECTIVE:Prior studies on the epidemiology of Whipple's disease are limited by small sample size and case series design. We sought to characterize the epidemiology of Whipple's disease in the USA utilizing a large population-based database. METHODS:We queried a commercial database (Explorys Inc, Cleveland, OH), an aggregate of electronic health record ... Read more >>

Dig. Dis. Sci. (Digestive diseases and sciences)
[2019, 64(5):1305-1311]

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Diagnostic Approach for Classic Compared With Localized Whipple Disease.

Nicholas R Crews, Kelly A Cawcutt, Bobbi S Pritt, Robin Patel, Abinash Virk,

Whipple disease (WD), a rare systemic infection caused by Tropheryma whipplei, can be a diagnostic challenge due to its variable presentation. The role of T. whipplei polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is unclear as small bowel biopsy with Periodic acid-Schiff (PAS) staining remains the diagnostic gold standard. Individualized diagnostic approaches based ... Read more >>

Open Forum Infect Dis (Open Forum Infectious Diseases)
[2018, 5(7):ofy136]

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Total Pancreatectomy: Indications, Advantages and Disadvantages - A Review.

Danilo Coco, Silvana Leanza, Francesco Guerra,

Background: Total pancreatectomy is an obligatory surgical procedure in locally advanced or centrally located pancreatic neoplasms to achieve complete tumour clearance. Owing to sound understanding of tumour biology and evolution in intervention technique and improved postoperative care, nowadays the indications of total pancreatectomy have taken a significant change. Aim: To ... Read more >>

Maedica (Buchar) (Maedica)
[2019, 14(4):391-396]

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A case of Wernicke's encephalopathy following complicated laparoscopic pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Ji Su Kim, Seoung Yoon Rho, Ho Kyoung Hwang, Woo Jung Lee, Chang Moo Kang,

Laparoscopic pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (PPPD)/pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) is cautiously regarded as a safe and effective approach in well-selected patients with periampullary cancer. However, postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF), delayed gastric emptying (DGE), postoperative bleeding, and sepsis and detrimental complications that can follow PPPD/PD. These complications can result in poor oral intake for a ... Read more >>

Ann Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg (Annals of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery)
[2019, 23(3):295-299]

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Disseminated Central Nervous System Histoplasmosis: A Case Report.

Hector H Gonzalez, Manas Rane, Anthony Cioci, Sarah Goodman, Patricio S Espinosa,

Central nervous system (CNS) histoplasmosis is a rare manifestation of disease, often misdiagnosed due to the wide spectrum of neurological presentation. We present a rare case of CNS histoplasmosis in a 62-year-old male with untreated myeloproliferative disease who presented with altered mental status. This case emphasizes the clinical presentation and ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(3):e4238]

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Retinal vasculitis with Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis: a case report and review of the literature.

Victoria K Shanmugam, Marc Phillpotts, Timothy Brady, Monica Dalal, Shawn Haji-Momenian, Esma Akin, Kavita Nataranjan, Sean McNish, Donald S Karcher,

Background:Concurrent presentation of retinal vasculitis with mixed sclerotic and lytic bone lesions is rare. Case presentation:We present the case of a 37-year old woman with a several year history of episodic sternoclavicular pain who presented for rheumatologic evaluation due to a recent diagnosis of retinal vasculitis. We review the differential ... Read more >>

BMC Rheumatol (BMC rheumatology)
[2019, 3:29]

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Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Manifesting as a Symptomatic Sellar Mass in a Young Woman.

Sachin P Gadani, Rohini Nadgir, Annika Windon, Lisa Rooper, Fahid Alghanim,

A pituitary mass is a rare and poorly understood complication of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA). Here we describe the case of a young woman with GPA who presented with signs and symptoms initially suggestive of meningitis but was ultimately found to have hypopituitarism and an enlarging sellar mass. She underwent transsphenoidal ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2019, 11(10):e5823]

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Isolierter zerebraler Morbus Whipple.

Jasmin Gmeiner, Philip Krackowizer, Gertraud Heinz,

Rofo (RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin)
[2018, 190(11):1059-1061]

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