World Journal of Medical Case Reports

Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021

  • Right Atrium Hydatid Cyst at the Septal Leaflet of the Tricuspid Valve, Underwent TVR

    Manochihr Timorian, Abdul khaliq Munib, Mohammad Rafi Hamidi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 1-3
    Received: 15 October 2020
    Accepted: 19 November 2020
    Published: 15 January 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210201.11
    Abstract: Echinococcus is an infection caused in human by the larval stage of Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, or Echinococcus vogeli. Slowly enlarging echinococcal cyst generally remains asymptomatic until their expanding size or their space occupying effect in an involved organ elicits symptoms. The most pathognomonic finding, if demon... Show More
  • “Transformation of Polycythemia Vera into Acute Myeloid Leukemia”: A Case Report with Review of the Literature

    Karrati Ilham, Jahdaoui Adil, Ghita El Ghouat, Yahyaoui Hicham, Ait ameur Mustapha, Chakour Mohamed

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 4-6
    Received: 16 January 2021
    Accepted: 28 January 2021
    Published: 9 February 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210201.12
    Abstract: Polycythemia vera (PV), with essential thrombocythemia (ET) and primary myelofibrosis (PMF), belongs to the group of Philadelphia negative myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN). PV is characterized in virtually all cases by the somatic JAK2 V617F mutation or another functionally similar JAK2 mutation that results in panmyelosis. Two phases of PV are r... Show More
  • Severe Crohn's Disease in Combination with Undifferentiated Autoimmune Liver Disease - A Case Report

    Sergey Semenovich Gaiduk, Mikhail Ivanovich Gromov, Alexey Viktorovich Kosachev, Ludmila Pavlovna Pivovarova

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 7-10
    Received: 27 January 2021
    Accepted: 6 February 2021
    Published: 23 February 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210201.13
    Abstract: Crohn’s disease is a chronic autoimmune pathology of intestinal mucosa in the form of segmentary lesions of various parts with the development of transmural granulomatous inflammation and the formation of strictures, stenosis, fistulas, as well as damage to other organs. The disease tends to be developed mainly in young people. Over recent years an... Show More
  • Emphysematous Pyelonephritis Complicated by Sub Capsular Renal Hematoma: A Case Report

    Ahmed Belkouch, Mustapha Nousair, Saad Zidouh, Rachid Sirbou, Said Jidane, Lahcen Belyamani

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 11-14
    Received: 10 September 2020
    Accepted: 27 September 2020
    Published: 4 March 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210201.14
    Abstract: Emphysematous pyelonephritis is a rare and serious life-threatening condition due to a fulminant infection of the urinary tract. It is most often seen in diabetics and is defined by the presence of gas in the renal parenchyma secondary to bacterial infection. We highlight an unusual presentation (extensive renal sub capsular hematoma) of this condi... Show More
  • Spontaneous Renal Forniceal Rupture Secondary to Fecal Impaction

    Mzyiene Mohammed, Ziba Ouima Justin Dieudonné, Adnan Ettanji, Bekkaoui Oussami, Garcia Leal Carmina, Manescu Mihai Razvan

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 15-18
    Received: 15 February 2021
    Accepted: 1 March 2021
    Published: 9 March 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210201.15
    Abstract: Rupture of the pyelocaliceal cavities or rupture of the renal fornix (RFR) with retro-peritoneal extravasation of urine is a rare urological complication most frequently associated with acute obstruction of the urinary tract by a calculus. It is a potential urologic emergency and management of a fornix rupture is not standardized. The aim of this c... Show More