World Journal of Medical Case Reports

Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2023

  • Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome in a Kenyan Patient: Case Report and Review of the Literature

    Paul Bundi Karau, Winnie Mueni Saumu

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 32-34
    Received: 4 April 2023
    Accepted: 11 July 2023
    Published: 20 July 2023
    Abstract: Tolosa-Hunt syndrome is a rare cause of painful ophthalmoplegia accompanied by ipsilateral ocular motor palsies, oculosympathetic paralysis and peri-orbital pain around the distribution of the ophthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve. Though the cause is unknown, idiopathic inflammation has been implicated. The pathology can be localized in the ... Show More
  • Characteristics and Determinants of COVID-19-Associated AKI Among Patients of COVID-19 in Rivers State, Nigeria

    Ochuko Otokunefor, Collins Amadi, Kelachi Thankgod Wala, Emmanuel Mustapha Owamagbe, Bright Chike Amadi, Adekemi Layo Kiyesi, Chidozie Johnbosco Okafor, Ini John Ntuenibok

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 35-43
    Received: 8 July 2023
    Accepted: 24 July 2023
    Published: 5 August 2023
    Abstract: Background: Severe acute respiratory coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2)-induced coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is reportedly associated with acute renal injuries (AKI). However, this has been characterized majorly among Caucasians who have pre-existing confounding comorbidities that may also induce AKI, and hence, limit the conclusions of these previo... Show More