Abstract: Free peritoneal perforation is a rare complication of Crohn`s disease. We report the case of a 17 years-old male patient with Ileocolonic and perianal Crohn`s Disease , severe il.. read more..
Abstract: Herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE) is a severe viral infection of the central nervous system and it’s one of the most common causes of life-threatening fulminate necrotizing viral.. read more..
Abstract: Recurrent bacterial meningitis is a less common clinical entity, but it is usually more challenging for the clinician because it requires a thorough investigation of any predisposi.. read more..
Abstract: TB arthritis is a rare, insidious chronic mono-arthritis resulting in extremely serious destruction of joints and bones. Usually, the possibility of TB arthritis is suggested by fa.. read more..
Abstract: As patients with osteosarcoma become long-term survivors, increasing attention revolved around the burden of late effects. Recent studies showed an increase in the incidence of se.. read more..
Abstract: The correct diagnosis and effective treatment of Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) gastric infection are essential in controlling this condition. The methods available have both advan.. read more..
Abstract: Even if, ileal carcinoid tumours have a low incidence (0.2-0.8/100000), the diagnosis must be considered in the presence of hepatic metastasis of unknown origin. We report a case.. read more..
Abstract: Neck masses always require an extensive differential diagnosis, including both benign and malignant etiologies. Therefore an accurate diagnosis is of paramount importance and three.. read more..
Abstract: Crohn s disease (CD) may affect any segment of the gastrointestinal tract. Although rare, its oesophageal manifestation may be seen as the first sign of this disease. We present t.. read more..
Abstract: Ectopic pancreatic tissue is most often an incidental finding of imaging, surgery, or autopsy.
Image-guided diagnosis is difficult and definitive diagnosis usually relies on histo.. read more..
Abstract: In the past, neck suppurations were common causes of morbidity and mortality. Nowadays,
the progress of antibiotherapy and rapid isolation of pathogenic bacteria with the antibiog.. read more..
Abstract: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are usually slow growing tumors and their malignant
potential is often underestimated. Most of them are malignant at diagnosis (50-80%, ex.. read more..
Abstract: Extrapulmonary small cell neuroendocrine carcinomas are defined by the presence of the small cell cancer in the absence of any evidence of primary lung cancer. We present the case .. read more..
Abstract: Methyl alcohol poisoning usually occurs through accidental ingestion or confusion of the containers. Accidental industrial exposure to methanol vapors could be the cause of poisoni.. read more..
Abstract: In recent years, synthetic psychotomimetic drug abuse has experienced an increasing popularity, especially among young people. The most important enablers to this phenomenon are: e.. read more..
Abstract: Plasmacytomas are monoclonal proliferation of plasma cells. Extramedullary plasmacytoma (EMP) is a rare tumor (3-4% of all plasma cell tumors) that forms in soft tissues. The most .. read more..
Abstract: Invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD), defined as isolation of Streptococcus pneumoniae from any normally sterile body site, continues to remain a major health problem, especially in.. read more..
Abstract: Even if they have a low incidence (0.1-3% of gastrointestinal tumours), the stromal tumours located in the digestive tract raise important issues in predicting the risk of recurren.. read more..
Abstract: Tyrosine kinase inhibitors based therapy has completely changed the prognosis for patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia in the sense that most of them have a life expectancy almo.. read more..
Abstract: Introduction: Influenza infection is extremely common, but despite being usually self-limited, the frequent occurrence of epidemics entails a considerable economic burden. Influenz.. read more..
Abstract: Introduction. Adrenal tumours are often discovered incidentally, while a patient is undergoing an imaging examination (abdominal ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance.. read more..
Abstract: Chronic hepatitis C viral (HCV) infection has a wide range of clinical manifestations, some of which are immune in their nature, due to the interaction between the virus and the hu.. read more..
Abstract: BK virus infections are an important diagnostic and therapeutic challenge in immunocompromised patients. This virus is responsible for infections with various clinical profiles inc.. read more..
Abstract: Cleft lip and palate are the most common congenital craniofacial malformations treated by the plastic surgeons. The aim of this study is to present a typical case of cleft lip and .. read more..
Abstract: Cryoglobulinemia is almost always secondary to chronic hepatitis C infection, as it is an extra hepatic manifestation of it. The most common clinical manifestations are palpable pu.. read more..
Abstract: We present the case of a 51 year old diagnosed with mammary tumor and rectal tumor within 9 months. After investigations, pelvic posterior exenteration is performed. She receives a.. read more..
Abstract: We present the case of a 34 year-old man, with professional risk of tick bites who was admitted to the Infectious Diseases Department of Sibiu County Hospital with acute meningoenc.. read more..
Abstract: Dermatomyositis, a myopathic inflammatory disease, characterized by specific skin lesions, with or without joint, esophageal or pulmonary involvement may have different infectious,.. read more..
Abstract: Indolent lymphomas are malignant tumors of the cells of the immune system, located in different tissues. The clinical evolution is unpredictable, some cases going well beyond the a.. read more..
Abstract: Priapism is a rare entity in the pediatric population and represents a persistent, usually painful erection that lasts for more than 4 hours and occurs without sexual stimulation i.. read more..
Abstract: At least 10% of patients with cancer experience pain that is refractory to systemic analgesics. For most of these paints, interventional techniques may be of benefit but they are o.. read more..
Abstract: Introduction. Late presenter HIV positive patients are characterized by low CD4+ lymphocyte count (below 350/mm3) at the moment of diagnosis, frequently having severe opportunistic.. read more..
Abstract: Drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) is a rare and life-threatening delayed drug hypersensitivity reaction characterized by cutaneous eruption, fever, lymphade.. read more..
Abstract: The treatment of low cardiac output syndrome after cardiac operations in children is a real therapeutical challenge. Usually cathecolamines and phosphodyesterase inhibitors are the.. read more..
Abstract: The authors present the case of a Common variable immunoglobulin deficiency (CVID) patient who has hypogammaglobulinemia, bowel involvement and severe malabsorption syndrome. Vario.. read more..
Abstract: The authors present the case of a sixteen year-old boy with significant family history (father with chronic kidney disease who received a living related donor kidney transplant), a.. read more..
Abstract: The case described in this paper presents the benefit of metal castings over the tuberosities and retromolar pads in complete dentures. The patient is 46 years old, female, and she.. read more..
Abstract: In the United States acetaminophen (paracetamol) is the most commonly used nonprescription analgesic. In addition to its nonprescription use, acetaminophen is also a common ingredi.. read more..
Abstract: The pigmented purpuric dermatoses are a group of chronic diseases of unknown etiology that have a distinctive clinical appearance. They are characterized by extravasation of erythr.. read more..
Abstract: The neuro-cognitive impairmen in HIV infected patients may take an extremely wide range of clinical manifestations and can occur early (acute retroviral syndrome) or late in the hi.. read more..
Abstract: The author presents case of an infected HIV patient, late presenter and antiretroviral treatment management using Raltegravir as first line therapy. The patient associated in 2008 .. read more..
Abstract: Introduction - HAART history is a history of changes, each new antiretroviral combination represents a chance to obtain viral undetectability. Objective - case presentation of HIV .. read more..
Abstract: Virological failure in treatment-experienced HIV patients is often due to the presence of resistance mutations acquired during therapy. With the discovery of new antiretroviral (AR.. read more..
Abstract: We present the case of a newborn from a mother infected with Toxoplasma gondii during pregnancy. Born alive, the baby presented multiple organ failures, which in the end, despite o.. read more..
Abstract: Even though cardiac disease is not frequent in HIV infected children, it is associated with poor prognosis. Dilated cardiomyopathy is the most frequent heart disease associated wit.. read more..
Abstract: Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis is an acute pustular eruption occurring most commonly after drug ingestion. It is a self-healing condition with spontaneous cure after di.. read more..
Abstract: We present some cases of fetuses with conotruncal heart anomalies (CTA) diagnosed by four dimensional ultrasound (4D US). Improvement of detection and complete prenatal evaluation .. read more..
Abstract: Tuberculosis continues to be - the most lethal disease caused by a single pathogen. The patient that we presented displayed a lot of factors involved in maintaining or re-emerging .. read more..
Abstract: We report the case of a 29-year-old man who, after having been exposed to non-potable water, had developed an acute myocarditis due to a Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae leptospirosi.. read more..
Abstract: The edentulous state of the oral cavity is equivalent to the absence of any other body part with specific morphological and psychological sequelae. This case presents a patient wit.. read more..
Abstract: Adults T cell leukemia/lymphoma is an endemic pathology in South-Eastern Asia, Japan and the Caribbean area, generated by the infection with Human T Leukemia Virus 1 (HTLV-1). We p.. read more..
Abstract: Lyme disease is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi and it manifests as a localized infection of the skin (erythema migrans), followed by heart, joints and nervous system involvement. S.. read more..
Abstract: Acute pneumonia was and still is one of the most important causes of morbidity and mortality. A patient with typical CAP presents sudden onset with chill, fever, pleural pain, coug.. read more..
Abstract: Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis (EPS) is a rare but devastating complication of long-term peritoneal dialysis (PD) therapy. EPS is characterized by peritoneal membrane inflammat.. read more..
Abstract: Given the limited data on the effect of HAART on the natural history of certain malignant diseases, the therapeutic approach of an HIV-positive patient with neoplasia should be the.. read more..
Abstract: The Haemolytic-Uremic Syndrome (HUS) is the most frequent cause of renal failure in small children. Th is disease is often preceded by an episode of acute gastroenterocolitis cause.. read more..
Abstract: The author presents the case of an 11 year-old child who developed cerebral and peripheral vascular thromboses over a background genetic coagulation disease, revealed by a parasiti.. read more..
Abstract: Soft tissue management has a major infl uence on the esthetic result of a restorative dentistry treatment. The esthetic zone not only plays a signifi cant role in the physical appe.. read more..