Category Archives: CRCM

Case Reports in Clinical Medicine

Successful High-Dosage Dexamethasone Treatment of H1N1 Influenza A Pneumonia Complicated with Acute Necrotizing Encephalitis in an HIV-Infected Adult

Author(s):Kuan-Chih Chen, Chien-Hung Gow, Chia-Jui Yang, Hou-Tai Chang ABSTRACT Neurological manifestations in H1N1 influenza A infection are very rare, especially in adults, and its mechanism of action is still uncertain. Here, we reported the case of a 53-year-old woman with … Continue reading

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Measurement of Blood Loss during Adenotonsillectomy in Children and Factors Affecting It

Author(s):D. Manikandan, F. Musarrat, A. P. Preetham, R. Anjali ABSTRACT This prospective study was done at the Southern Railway Headquarters Hospital, Ayanavaram, Chennai to measure the intraoperative blood loss during adenotonsillectomy and to assess the factors affecting it. Since blood … Continue reading

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Case Report: Massive Painless Ascites in a Newly Diagnosed Case of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Author:Salwa Ibrahim ABSTRACT Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is associated with inflammation of one or more of serous membranes resulting in pleural, peritoneal and pericardial effusion. Massive effusion had rarely been reported in patients with SLE and responded well to immunosuppressive … Continue reading

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Difficult Decision for Liver Retransplantation

Repeated transplantation (retransplantation) presents clinical, ethical and economical dilemmas for the medical community and the society. It is the only therapy for irreversible organ failure and represents from 10% to 22% of transplant activity worldwide. It is known that the … Continue reading

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