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Recalcitrant infective scleritis masquerading an autoimmune necrotising scleritis: a primary presentation of biopsy-proven granulomatosis with polyangiitis.

Rinky Agarwal, Manasi Tripathi, Seema Kashyap, Sanjay Sharma,

Infectious scleritis is a rare but important cause of scleral inflammation. It is usually associated with an underlying ocular (prior ocular surgery or trauma) or systemic risk factor. A 53-year-old apparently systemically healthy woman presenting with spontaneous-onset pain, redness and watering in the left eye for 10 days was diagnosed ... Read more >>

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Invasive fungal disease misdiagnosed as tumour in association with orbital apex syndrome.

Sucheta Parija, Aparajita Banerjee,

Invasive sino-orbital aspergillosis is a rare cause of orbital apex syndrome (OAS) in immunocompetent patients and often misdiagnosed as tumour because of its aggressive nature and invasive patterns. We report a 23-year-old immunocompetent man presenting with painful progressive loss of vision, ophthalmoplegia and proptosis of the right eye suggestive of ... Read more >>

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Autologous tenon plug and patch in phacoburn.

Hana A Mansour, Ahmad M Mansour,

This 75-year-old woman had phacomorphic angle closure, dense nuclear sclerosis, deep set eye, miotic pupil and tight corneal wound during phacoemulsification. Phacoemulsification wound burn was noted at the end of surgery. Tenon was harvested from the inferior conjunctiva, placed over the gape and anchored by two radial corneoscleral 10-0 nylon. ... Read more >>

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Post-Streptococcus mitis infection polyserositis.

Paula Grech, Jessica Mangion, Sandro Vella,

We report a case of a 42-year-old man who presented with acute epigastric and retrosternal chest pain and exertional dyspnoea, and was subsequently diagnosed with polyserositis secondary to post-<i>Streptococcal mitis</i> infection. A CT scan showed a large pericardial effusion requiring pericardiocentesis, small bilateral pleural effusions and small amount of ascites. ... Read more >>

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Monitoring of mitochondrial oxygenation during perioperative blood loss.

Floor A Harms, Alexandra R M Brandt-Kerkhof, Egbert G Mik,

One of the challenges in the management of acute blood loss is to differentiate whether blood transfusion is required or not. The sole use of haemoglobin values might lead to unnecessary transfusion in individual cases. The suggestion is that mitochondrial oxygen tension can be used as an additional monitoring technique ... Read more >>

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Gorham-Stout disease of the mandible, manubrium and cervical spine presenting as bilateral chylothorax.

Ashley Ann Thompson, Sara Patrawala,

Gorham-Stout disease (GSD) is an extremely rare musculoskeletal disease of unknown aetiology characterised by non-neoplastic proliferation of vascular and lymphatic channels causing massive osteolysis, typically affecting younger individuals. Chylothorax is a known complication of GSD which is postulated to occur from thoracic spine involvement leading to pleural or thoracic duct ... Read more >>

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Acute lead poisoning: a diagnostic challenge in the emergency department.

Bharath Gopinath, Vignan Kappagantu, Roshan Mathew, Nayer Jamshed,

Acute abdominal pain is a common presentation to the emergency department (ED). Ruling out life-threatening causes and giving pain relief are the most important tasks in ED. We describe a 32-year-old man who presented to ED with abdominal pain and vomiting which was unrelieved by usual doses of analgesic. Extensive ... Read more >>

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Lower lumbar back pain occurring with transient hip osteoporosis: complication of prolonged suffering and neck of femur fracture in a 24-year-old pregnant patient.

Karim Al-Dourobi, Jocelyn Corbaz, Stefan Bauer, Eric Ngassom Leumessi,

Six days after a normal delivery, a 24-year-old woman with atraumatic lumbosacral pain radiating to the left groin was referred to the orthopaedic surgeon due to worsening pain and impossible load bearing on the left lower limb. Standard pelvic radiographs revealed an unstable displaced left neck of femur (NOF) fracture. ... Read more >>

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Intravitreal ranibizumab for the management of serous maculopathy secondary to optic disc coloboma-associated choroidal neovascularisation.

Sarah Schimansky, Xia Ni Wu, Catherine Egan, Quresh Mohamed,

We report the case of a 19-year-old patient with symptomatic unilateral serous maculopathy associated with an optic nerve coloboma. Fluorescein angiography detected a focal late leak at the temporal edge of the coloboma which was later found to correspond with an area of choroidal neovascularisation on optical coherence tomography angiography. ... Read more >>

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Stretch too far: rectus sheath haematoma secondary to repetitive trauma and increased intra-abdominal pressure.

Joshua Reider, Logan Radtke, Caleb Joseph Heiberger, Douglas Yim,

A 26-year-old man presented with a 4-week history of right lower quadrant abdominal pain which was managed conservatively at home with ibuprofen. Three days later, he presented to the emergency department with worsening pain and swelling following an episode of coughing and slipping in the bathroom. Following his admission, CT ... Read more >>

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Diplopia in a patient with chronic rhinosinusitis: think about the orbit.

Khizar Rana, Valerie Juniat, Dinesh Selva, Alkis J Psaltis,

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Mycoplasma hominis septic arthritis in a patient with hypogammaglobinaemia and rheumatoid arthritis.

Naila Bozo, Christen Ravn, Ulrik Stenz Justesen, Line Dahlerup Rasmussen,

We describe the case of <i>Mycoplasma hominis</i> septic arthritis in a 58-year-old woman with a history of rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis on immunosuppressive therapy with rituximab. Treatment with anti-CD20 antibodies (eg, rituximab) leads to an immediate depletion of B cells and hence risk of reductions in immunoglobulins and increased ... Read more >>

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Uncommon cause of cardiac tamponade in a young man.

Ananthu Narayan, Vineeta Ojha, Sudheer Arava, Animesh Ray,

We report a rare case of cardiac angiosarcoma in a young boy who presented with cardiac tamponade. His initial symptoms were non-specific. He was initially being managed in the line of fungal infection, with a possibility of malignancy. Cardiac imaging was also not conclusive and he worsened on antibiotics and ... Read more >>

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Internal jugular vein thrombosis associated with Granulicatella adiacens.

Honami Kawai, Toshiaki Shiojiri,

<i>Granulicatella adiacens</i>, which occurs as part of the oral microflora, is an uncommon cause of infection. However, it can cause serious bloodstream infections including infective endocarditis. Although oral bacteria, most commonly the <i>Fusobacterium</i> spp, can cause internal jugular vein (IJV) thrombophlebitis, there are no reported cases of IJV thrombosis caused ... Read more >>

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Monogenic diabetes: a new pathogenic variant of HNF1A gene.

Raquel Vilela Oliveira, Teresa Bernardo, Sandrina Martins, Ana Sequeira,

Maturity onset diabetes of the young defines a diabetes mellitus subtype, with no insulin resistance or autoimmune pancreatic β-cells dysfunction, that occurs by mutation in a single gene. A 13-year-old girl hospitalised due to hyperglycemia plus glycosuria without ketosis, and with normal glycated haemoglobin of 6.8%. She started a sugar-free ... Read more >>

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Perioral petechiae and pulmonary haemorrhage, thinking outside the vacuum.

Gail Davison, Andrew Given, Clare Loughran, Josip Marjanovic, Elizabeth Dalzell,

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Child with predominant midline stereotypies and infrequent seizures.

Bhanudeep Singanamalla, Priyanka Madaan, Lokesh Saini, Naveen Sankhyan,

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Staphylococcus-associated acute glomerulonephritis in a patient with dermatomyositis.

Rasmi Ranjan Sahoo, Sourav Pradhan, Akhil Pawan Goel, Anupam Wakhlu,

Staphylococcus-associated glomerulonephritis (SAGN) occurs as a complication of staphylococcal infection elsewhere in the body. Dermatomyositis (DM) can be associated with glomerulonephritis due to the disease per se. We report a case of a 40-year-old male patient with DM who presented with acute kidney injury, and was initially pulsed with methylprednisolone ... Read more >>

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Staphylococcus aureus osteomyelitis causing Brodie's abscess of the tibia in an adult man.

Benjamin C Chen, Takaaki Kobayashi, Howard O'Rourke, Poorani Sekar,

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Enlarged cystic artery.

Francesk Mulita, Nikolaos Benetatos, Ioannis Maroulis, Stylianos Germanos,

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Retromolar intubation for severe trismus: a less invasive alternative to tracheostomy and submental intubation.

Brandon Michael Togioka, Vincent Pinkert, Mathew Geltzeiler, Elliza M Chen,

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Bivalirudin and thrombolytic therapy: a novel successful treatment of severe aortic arch thrombosis in a term neonate.

Amjad Taha, Ayan Rajgarhia, Mahdi Alsaleem,

An early-term infant with uncomplicated perinatal history was found to have a large thrombus in the aortic arch after he failed regular newborn critical congenital heart defect screen. He responded well to bivalirudin thrombolytic and tissue-plasminogen activator (tPA) combination therapy, with a significant resolution of the thrombus. The infant tolerated ... Read more >>

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Clostridioides difficile-induced diarrhoea following dasatinib therapy.

Amlan Kusum Datta, Partha Debnath, Uddalak Chakraborty, Atanu Chandra,

Dasatinib, an oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor, is approved for therapy of chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML). Common adverse effects of this therapy include myelosuppression, fluid retention and diarrhoea. However, <i>Clostridioides difficile</i> infections (CDIs) in the context of dasatinib therapy, without a history of antecedent antibiotic use, has not been reported previously. ... Read more >>

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Hereditary pseudocholinesterase deficiency discovery after electroconvulsive therapy.

Basant K Pradhan, Noud van Helmond, Ludmil V Mitrev, Angelo A Andonakakis,

Inherited pseudocholinesterase deficiency refers to an uncommon defect in the butyrylcholinesterase enzyme which can result in prolonged muscle paralysis due to delayed breakdown of choline ester paralytic anaesthetic agents. We describe a 25-year-old woman receiving electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for treatment of depression in whom motor function did not recover adequately ... Read more >>

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Patient creates filtering bleb: hypotony following traumatic rupture of an old scleral incision for intracapsular cataract surgery.

Sophie Lemmens, Minh-Tri Hua, Ingeborg Stalmans,

An 86-year-old woman presented with symptomatic hypotony on the left eye since a few weeks, blurry vision and a very sensitive eye. She had a history of bilateral intracapsular cataract extraction (ICCE) in 1982 and secondary intraocular lens implantation in 1988. The patient mentioned a fall on the left side ... Read more >>

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