World Journal of Medical Case Reports

Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2021

  • The Role of Bilateral Internal Iliac Artery Ligation in Minimizing Blood Loss Prior to Cesarean Hysterectomy Patients with Abnormally Invasive Placenta

    Magdy Mohamed Kamal Yousef, Ahmed Mohamed Rateb, Ahmed Mohsen Hassan Mohamed

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 62-68
    Received: 3 November 2021
    Accepted: 19 November 2021
    Published: 11 December 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210204.11
    Abstract: Background: Abnormally invasive placenta (AIP) is a term that describes cases in which there is complete or partial failure of separation of the placenta from the uterine wall following delivery of the fetus. Objective: to detect the role of bilateral internal iliac artery ligation in minimizing blood loss, prior to performing Cesarean Hysterectomy... Show More
  • Successful Cesarean Section Under General Anesthesia in a Patient with Chiari 1 Malformation and Temporo-Mandibular Joint Dysfunction: A Case Report

    Samina Mir, Rajpreet Bal, Anne-Marie Githaiga

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 69-72
    Received: 5 November 2021
    Accepted: 2 December 2021
    Published: 24 December 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210204.12
    Abstract: Background: Chiari malformation is a group of congenital abnormalities involving the cerebellar tonsillar herniation through the foramen magnum which affects the relationships between the cerebellum, brainstem, upper cervical cord, and the base of the cranium. CM-I (Chiari Malformation 1), is seen in adult patients and is associated with cranio-cer... Show More
  • Management of Cervical Intramedullary Tumors: Case Report and Review of the Literature

    Manuel De Jesus Encarnacion, Rossi E. Barrientos Castillo, Durdica Lopez Vujnovic, Arturo Ayala Arcipreste, Juan Sebastian Castro, Alexander Volovich, Medet Dosanov, Renat Nurmukhametov, Boris Oleinikov, Ibrahim E. Efe

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 73-75
    Received: 24 November 2021
    Accepted: 14 December 2021
    Published: 29 December 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210204.13
    Abstract: Background. Cervical intramedullary tumors typically present with significant morbidity. Early surgical treatment is paramount to prevent neurological deterioration. Due to the complexity of the anatomy, these lesions still present a technical challenge to the neurosurgeon. We here present the surgical management of a large intramedullary tumor wit... Show More