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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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. One year later, he presented with tricuspid valve insufficiency and a dilated right atrium. His echocardiogram showed a foreign body in the right ventricle enmeshed in the tricuspid valve. This was identified as a migrating iliac stent confirmed by the absence of one of the peripheral stents on venogram. Full Text

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Distal Followed by Proximal Gastrointestinal Obstruction Due to Gallstones
Gastrointestinal obstruction is a rare complication of gallstone disease. Stones can enter the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) via the biliary system or following episodes of calculous cholecystitis and formation of a cholecystoenteric fistula. Common sites of obstruction are the proximal and distal ileum or distal jejunum; however, duodenal or gastric obstruction is rare. Surgical removal via laparotomy and enterotomy is currently the treatment of choice. Full Text

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Aortic Insufficiency Secondary to Enterococcus faecalis Endocarditis in an HIV-Positive Patient Abstract HTML PDF
Ilana M. Schlam-Camhi, George Layton, Javier Cisneros-Cortes, Benjamin A. Goldberg-Dalma, Moises Bucay 51-54
Simultaneous Left Ventricular Pseudo-Aneurysm and Ventricular Septal Rupture After a Non-ST Segment Myocardial Infarction Abstract HTML PDF
Carlos D. Davila, Leandro Slipczuk, Shushita Gupta 55-58
A Case of Capillary Hemangioma of the Nasal Septum in a Patient With Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease and Antiplatelet Treatment Non-Suspendable Abstract HTML PDF
Marco Capelli, Patrizia Gatti 59-61
An Active Duty Patient With Common Variable Immune Deficiency With Early Diagnosis With the Help of the Electronic Record Abstract HTML PDF
Kristopher Peters, Michael Switzer, Sean Shirley 62-64
Minoxidil Associated Pericardial Effusion: A Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Steven B. Deutsch, Michael Berlowitz 65-67
Distal Followed by Proximal Gastrointestinal Obstruction Due to Gallstones Abstract HTML PDF
Pritesh Mistry, Aikaterini Peleki, Theodore Ngatchu, Raj Nijjar 68-70
Diagnostic Confusion Caused by a Giant Appendicolith: A Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Kaushik Kumar, David Lewis 71-73
The Femoral and Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Palsy After Periacetabular Osteotomy Operation Abstract HTML PDF
Ismail Boyraz, Hakan Sarman, Bunyamin Koc, Cengiz Isik, Hilal Caglar 74-76
Clinical Dilemma: Recurrent Syncope With Isolated Left Ventricle Non-Compaction Cardiomyopathy and Preserved Ejection Fraction, a Case Report and Review of the Literature Abstract HTML PDF
Ali Ridha, Adnan Khan, Sarah Al-Abayechi, Eric Yeung 77-80
Retropharyngeal Hematoma Secondary to Vomiting in a Healthy Adult: A Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Hyokrae Cho 81-83
A Case of Multiple Pulmonary Nodules in Association With Pyoderma Gangrenosum Abstract HTML PDF
Wei Liu, Liping Peng, Shucheng Hua 84-86
Spontaneous Anterior Neck Hematoma Associated With Rivaroxaban Leading to Primary Hyperparathyroidism and Hypercalcemia Abstract HTML PDF
Leonid Shamban, Brijesh Patel, Adam Forman, Naseer Ahmad 87-90
Multicentric Adrenal Myelolipomas: Case Report Abstract HTML PDF
Kiyasettin Asil, Mehmet Ersavas, Yakup Ersel Aksoy 91-94
A Rare Form of Lichenoid Tissue Reaction: Lichenoid Granulomatous Dermatitis Abstract HTML PDF
Isil Bulur, Hilal Gokalp, Ozlem Erdem, Mehmet Ali Gurer 95-97
An Unusual Complication of Intraosseous Needle Use Abstract HTML PDF
John T. Denny, Andres Ocampo, Angela M. Denny, Wayne Wang, Marco Del Castillo, Julia E. Denny, Darrick Chyu, Geza Kiss 98-100
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