A hidden cause of recurrent asthmatic attacks.

A hidden cause of recurrent asthmatic attacks. - PDF Download Free
154KB Sizes 1 Downloads 4 Views

Recommend Documents


Sniffing out a hidden cause of breathlessness.
A 78-year-old man presented with severe exertional dyspnoea. He suffered from mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive cardiac failure and seropositive myasthaenia gravis. Clinical examination of his chest and heart were unremarkable bu

A Case of Brucellosis with Recurrent Attacks of Vasculitis.
Brucellosis is a zoonosis that affects several organs or systems. Skin involvement is nonspecific and it is reported to range between 0,4 and 17% of the patients with brucellosis. Here, we defined a 36-year-old female patient presented to our clinic

Pheochromocytoma as a rare hidden cause of inverted stress cardiomyopathy.
Stress cardiomyopathy (SCMP) is characterized by a transient left ventricular dysfunction associated with apical ballooning and compensatory hyperkinesias of the basal segments after emotional or physical stress, but inverted or mid-ventricular varia

Glioblastoma multiforme presenting with recurrent neurological deficits: Transient ischemic attacks or tumor attacks.
Transient ischemic attacks result from the temporary focal interruption of blood flow to the brain. We present three patients with glioblastoma multiforme and recurrent speech arrests or right-sided numbness. The clinical diagnosis of "transient isch

A rare cause of recurrent aortic dissection.
We report the case of a 19-year-old man with a history of Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS), which was diagnosed when he had a Stanford type A aortic dissection. He also had multiple aneurysms including ones in the innominate, right common carotid, and righ

[Rare cause of recurrent subileus].
An 85-years-old woman with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) presented at our emergency unit with repeating abdominal pain and changes in the consistency of the stool. The PEG was placed during a treatment of an oropharynxcarcinoma in the pas

Recurrent, persisting panic attacks after sudden discontinuation of mirtazapine treatment: A case report.
A 53-year-old woman with depressive symptoms and sleep problems, diagnosed as adjustment disorder with depressive reaction (ICD-10, F43.2), was treated with mirtazapine at a dose of 30 mg/day for a period of 10 weeks. In view of an imminent surgical