Journal of Medical Cases

Frequency: Monthly
Journal Access: Open Access
ISSN-print: 1923-4155
ISSN-online: 1923-4163
Journal scope: Journal of Medical Cases (JMC), monthly, is a peer-reviewed, open access, international journal, publishing original case reports in all clinical medicine disciplines. The cases reported should have merits of contributing to the current knowledge of the relevant disease.
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Acute Refractory Hypotension 24 Hours Post-Inferior Vena Cave Filter Insertion Complicated by Early Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

We present a case of a 67-year-old man with T4aN3bM0 gastric adenocarcinoma who developed refractory hypotension 24 hours post-inferior vena cave filter (IVCF) insertion for a new finding of pulmonary embolism (PE) and ongoing melena stool. Full Text

Right Ventricle Foreign Body: A Case of a Migrating Iliac Stent Entrapped in the Tricuspid Valve
We report a 27-year-old man with a history of atrial fibrillation, pericarditis, and May-Thurner syndrome who underwent a venoplasty with two self-expandable stents in the left common iliac vein. Full Text

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Chondrolipoma of the Tongue in a Child: A Case Report
Chondrolipomas are seen very rare in the oral cavity. They are benign mesenchymal tumors which are characterized by the proliferation of mature adipocytes associated with the deposition of mature cartilaginous tissue. English literatures show that these lesions are usually small (0.5 - 2.5 cm), duration of disease before diagnosis ranges from 2 months to 2 years and the peak incidence of lipomas is during the fifth and sixth decade of life. A 16-year-old boy presented with a painless mass on the right lateral border of the tongue since birth in this case report. Full Text

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Case Reports

A Young Woman With Spontaneous Hemothorax Abstract HTML PDF
Sukru Gurbuz, Irfan Bayhan, Muhammet Gokhan Turtay, Hakki Ulutas, Zeynep Ayfer Aytemur 333-335
Portal Hypertension and Fever Secondary to Granulomatous Hepatitis by Tuberculosis Abstract HTML PDF
Orivaldo Alves Barbosa, Manoel Pedro Guedes Guimaraes, Andre Luis Coutinho de Araujo Macedo, Jose Walter Correia, Priscila Dourado Evangelista, Barbara Irma Galdino Alves, Cleto Dantas Nogueira 336-338
Isolated Mediastinal Kocuria rosea Infection Mimicking Malignancies Abstract HTML PDF
Alexander Emmert, Franke Robert, Hanibal Bohnenberger, Carsten-Oliver Sahlmann, Friedrich A. Schondube, Michael Egan, Theodor Tirilomis, Martin Friedrich, Bernhard C. Danner, Marc Hinterthaner 339-341
Subfulminant Acute Liver Failure by Albendazole: Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Jose Fabio Freire, Lopasso Maria Carolina, Lopes Gabriel Lima, Pereira Renner Augusto Raposo 342-345
Pyogenic Liver Abscess Mimicking Liver Neoplasm on Computed Tomography Scan in a Patient With Elevated CA 19-9 Abstract HTML PDF
Moustafa Elsheshtawy, Zeyar Thet 346-349
Multicystic Facial Nerve Neurinoma: A Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Veysel Antar, Oguz Baran, Salim Katar, Kadir Kotil 350-352
Acute Refractory Hypotension 24 Hours Post-Inferior Vena Cave Filter Insertion Complicated by Early Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens Abstract HTML PDF
Dou-Anne Siew, Daniele Wiseman, Richard Hilsden, Ranko Bulatovic, Raymond Kao 353-357
Immune (Idiopathic) Thrombocytopenic Purpura Diagnosed in Pregnancy: A Case Report and Review of Management Abstract HTML PDF
Eugene Youjin Huang, Lay Kok Tan 358-361
Oligomeganephronia in an Adult Presenting With Features of Chronic Kidney Disease Abstract HTML PDF
Yoichi Iwafuchi, Takashi Morita, Tetsuo Morioka, Takeshi Kamura, Yuko Oyama, Ichiei Narita 362-366
Subtrochanteric Fracture as First Sign of Metastatic Breast Cancer: Case Presentation Abstract HTML PDF
Bogdan Deleanu, Radu Prejbeanu, Dan Crisan, Dinu Vermesan, Vlad Predescu, Mihaela Iacob, Alis Dema 367-372
Recovery From Cervical Dystonia With Topiramate Abstract HTML PDF
Anu Putkonen 373-375
Spontaneous Bleed in a Patient With Thrombocytopenia Due to Multi-System Langerhan’s Histiocytosis Abstract HTML PDF
Jossef Amirian, Huy Hoang, Sumathi Kemisetti 376-377
Chondrolipoma of the Tongue in a Child: A Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Suheyl Haytoglu, Nur Yucel Ekici, Ozgur Kulahci, Osman Kursat Arikan 378-381
Severe Hypercalcemia as the Presenting Sign of Tuberculosis Abstract HTML PDF
Michael J. Kavanaugh, Mary F. Bavaro, Robert V. Barthel, Ryan C. Maves, Harold L. Groff 382-384
A Case of Thyroid Hemiagenesis Associated With Graves’ Disease and Follicular Neoplasm Abstract HTML PDF
Bu Kyung Kim, Ju Won Lee, Min Jung Jung, Eun Mi Lee, So Young Ock, Su Kyoung Kwon, Young Sik Choi 385-387
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