JCPSP Special Supplement of Case Reports :

June 2018, Vol :28, No.06

CASE REPORT :

An Unfamiliar Complication Of Frontoethmoid Sinus Fibrous Dysplasia: Intradiploic Csf Cyst
Adeena Khan, Tariq Mahmud Mirza, Atiq Ur Rehman Slehria,
Fibrous dysplasia is a slow growing fibro-osseous tumor, which is infrequent in craniofacial location and very rarely found in paranasal sinuses. Its occurrence is usually in children and young adolescents. The complications common in this location are ...
Solitary Cecal Diverticulitis Mimicking Cecal Carcinoma
Ali Ezer, Alper Parlakgumus,
Cecal diverticulum is a rare clinical condition which may present as acute abdomen through diverticulitis and perforation of diverticulitis. Surgical treatment of cecal diverticulitis has been controversial, with studies recommending options ranging fro ...
Acute Massive Gastrointestinal Bleeding In The Elderly
Jian-Yuan Gao, Jin-Feng Chen, Hui Su, Hai-Ying Fang, Li-Ping Wu, Ya-Jun Han, Xiao-Ming Wang,
An 82-year patient presented with nausea, coffee-ground emesis, melena and hematochezia on July 10, 2011. The patient received blood transfusion on July 11, and continued to bleed from July 12 to 17. The patient underwent upper gastrointestinal endoscop ...
Partial Cecum Necrosis As A Rare Cause Of Acute Abdominal Pain In An Elderly Patient
Onder Karabay, Mustafa Genco Erdem, Mustafa Hasbahceci,
Partial necrosis of the cecum is a rare form of ischemic colitis with unknown etiology. A 68-year female patient was admitted due to a severe pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen for one week. One month ago, she had coronary artery bypass gra ...
Axillary Artery Aneurysm
Saima Mushtaq, Inamullah Shah, Eitezaz Ahmed Bashir,
Axillary artery aneurysm is a rare condition. Though mostly asymptomatic, it should be treated early as it can develop thrombosis, distal embolisation, pressure symptoms or rupture. We report here a case of a 24-year woman who presented with neurologi ...
Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency Type 1 With Low Expression Of Cd 11b
Muhammad Mukarram Bashir, Muhammad Hussain, Dawood Ahmad, Hamid Nawaz Tipu,
Leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 (LAD-1) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in the gene that codes for CD18, the beta chain of beta-2 integrins, located on the long arm of chromosome 21. This defect results in failure of ...
Lenalidomide Induced Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis And Del (5q): Co-occurrence Of Rarities
Qamar un Nisa Chaudhry, Raheel Iftikhar, Tariq Mehmood Satti, Syed Kamran Mahmood, Mehreen Ali Khan, Nighat Shahbaz,
Primary myelofibrosis (PMF) is a clonal, BCR-ABL1 negative myeloproliferative neoplasm characterised by splenomegaly, leukoerythroblastic peripheral blood picture and bone marrow fibrosis. Different cytogentic abnormalities are documented in PMF which h ...
The Syndrome Of Diabetic Amyotrophy: A Preventable Disaster?
Syed Rizwan A. Bokhari, Faisal Inayat, Sadia Salman, Muhammad Sohaib Afzal, Khurshid Ahmad Khan,
Diabetic amyotrophy is a disabling syndrome that frequently has a difficult or delayed clinical recognition. It is characterised by lancinating pain followed by muscle weakness, usually in the hip and thigh. The disease predominantly occurs in elderly ...
Acute Kidney Injury Secondary To Rhabdomyolysis: A Rare Presentation Of Chikungunya Fever
Amna Hamid, Murtaza F. Dhrolia, Ruqayya Qureshi, Salman Imtiaz, Aasim Ahmad,
Chikungunya fever is an arthropod-borne viral illness characterised by high grade fever and incapacitating arthralgias. It is considered benign; however, in the recent outbreaks, several complications have been reported worldwide. We report a case of ma ...
Pituitary Tuberculoma
Amir Humza Sohail, Umar Farooq Bhatti, Najmul Islam,
Tuberculosis rarely involves the hypothalamo-pituitary region and constitutes only 1% of the lesions involving the sellar and/or suprasellar region. Coleman and Meredith first reported pituitary tuberculosis in 1940, and only a handful of cases h ...
Dyke-davidoff-masson Syndrome: An Unusual Cause Of Status Epilepticus And Refractory Seizures
Mehtab Alam, Mian Ayaz ul Haq, Fawad Ali, Hina Mehwish, Kalsoom Nawab,
Dyke-Davidoff-Masson Syndrome (DDMS) is a rare neurological condition characterised by drug-resistance seizures, hemiparesis, mental retardation, facial asymmetry, and intellectual disabilities. On brain imaging, the disease is characterised by cerebral ...
Recurrent Osteoma Overlying A Methylmethacrylate Bone Cement Cranioplasty: A Rare Case
Mehmet Senoglu, Ali Karadag, Burak Kinali, Ali Ozcan Binatli, Fusun Demircivi Ozer,
Osteomas are generally benign tumors of the skull that affect all age groups and are diagnosed in the fourth or fifth decade of life, and are rare in childhood. Surgical resection is curative and malignant transformation is very rare. A 12-yearboy who h ...
Co2 Laser In Neurosurgery: A Hands-on Experience
Syed Raza Ali, Maher Al Hejji, Mohammad Homoud,
Since its first use in 1963 by Engr. Kumar Naranbhai Patel, carbon dioxide (CO2) laser has evolved to attain a vital role in surgical neurology. The utilisation of laser is increasing in neurosurgery, especially minimally invasive and functional procedu ...
Amniotic Fluid Embolism
Nadia Nawaz, Ahmed Raheem Buksh,
Amniotic fluid embolism is a rare and severe problem in obstetric patients. We experienced a 21-year primigravida who underwent emergency cesarean section due to sudden collapse and fetal distress after rupture of membranes in labour. Subsequently, she ...
Synchronous Ipsilateral Renal Tumors
Anila Chughtai, Khadija Shafqat, Mohammad Fayyaz Anwar, Akthar Sohail Chughtai,
Occurrence of two different, synchronous, and ipsilateral renal tumors is rare. We present a case of two synchronous tumors of kidney comprising of clear cell renal cell carcinoma (CCRCC) and chromophobe renal cell carcinoma (CRCC). Grossly, two separa ...
Primary Mammary Small Cell Carcinoma
Saima Madiha Shabbir, Syed Mohsin Raza, Sohail Murad Bhatti,
Neuroendocrine breast cancer was defined in 2003 by WHO as a separate and unique breast cancer subtype. Primary small cell carcinoma of the breast, an exceptionally uncommon and aggressive tumor, is frequently characterised by early progression and wor ...
Voriconazole-induced Severe Periostitis Deformans
Shakir Hussain,
Periostitis deformans is an uncommon condition of the skeletal system, mainly manifested as bone pain with or without bony swellings. Voriconazole-induced periostitis is widely reported in the literature, mainly in the organ transplant patients on immu ...
Secondary Ameloblastic Carcinoma Of Mandible With Pulmonary Metastasis
Syeda Sara Tajammul, Usman Ali, Faiza Kazi, Hassan Mahmood,
Ameloblastic carcinoma (AC) is a very rare odontogenic malignancy. Primary AC is more common in maxilla, while secondary AC is more common in mandible. Histologically, it is an ameloblastoma with features of cancer. Presence of metastasis is not nec ...
Marked Response To Icotinib In Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma With Egfr Wild-type
Tao Fan, Ju-Ying Zhou,
We present a case of a 72-year male with primary lung squamous cell carcinoma without an epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) gene mutation that exhibited a lasting efficacy to icotinib treatment. Originally, the patient was treated with GP ...
Use Of 'trocar Site Closure Device' For Frontalis Brow Suspension
Bandar Al Qahtani, Salman Asghar, Imran Akram Sahaf,
Ptosis correction by Fox Pentagon technique of frontalis brow suspension, using 'trocar site closure device' for placement of banked fascia lata is presented. The use of this device was found to be safe, secure, smooth, and stable. It has a gen ...
Successful Use Of Deltopectoral Flap In Reconstruction Of Defect Caused By Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Yumna Abrar, Sidra tul Muntaha, Kamran Khan, Umar Hameed,
Deltopectoral flap is a widely used flap in reconstruction surgery. A patient presented with extra-oral solitary swelling on the right lower jaw and an intra-oral exophytic growth located along the lower border of right mandibular jaw. Incision ...
Central Giant Cell Granuloma With Aneurysmal Bone Cyst In A 28-year Male Patient: A Rare Concurrence
Betina Chandolia, Manas Bajpai, Manika Arora,
Central Giant Cell Granuloma (CGCG) is a benign tumor of jaw. As compared to males, females are more commonly affected. Mandible is the common site of occurrence. Aneurysmal bone cysts (ABCs) are cystic lesions which are expansile osteolytic blood-fille ...
Immunohistochemical Expression Of Cd-117 (c-kit), P-53 And Ki-67 In Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Of Palate
Manas Bajpai, Nilesh Pardhe,
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is a malignant tumor of salivary glands characterized histopathologically by biphasic epithelial tumor comprised of myoepithelial and ductal cells. There is a paucity of the literature regarding the immunohistochemical la ...
Surgical Uncovering And Orthodontic Positioning Of Unerupted Maxillary Right Canine And Left Central Incisor
Nasrullah Mengal, Kailash Kumar Kahooja, Munir Ahmed,
Excluding all third molars, the most common impaction is of maxillary canine. Palatal impaction (80%) is much more common than labial impaction (20%). Impaction of maxillary central incisor does not occur frequently. We report an 11-year girl with clini ...
Ruptured Baker's Cyst In A 15-year Boy
Amna Jawaid, Nida Amjad, Khubaib Arif,
Baker's cysts or popliteal cysts are common cystic lesions surrounding the knee joint. These are prevalent among the adult population but rare in children. These are asymptomatic in majority of cases, and are identified incidentally by the parent o ...
Postmortem Findings In Fatal Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever
Javaria Ahsan, Saqib Qayyum Ahmad, Tariq Rafi,
During recent epidemic of dengue fever in Peshawar, there has been a significant increase in dengue-associated admission in hospitals. We performed a postmortem examination of dengue-related death in our hospital. He was a young man, who was given suppo ...
A Newborn With Rare Mckusick Syndrome
Alia Halim, Tehreem Afzal, Sana Fatima, Sadia Riaz,
McKusick-Kaufman Syndrome (MKKS) is one of rare syndromes which presents as polydactyly, hydrometrocolpos (HMC) and cardiac anomalies. This autosomal recessive disorder occurs due to mutations in MKKS gene. It is characterised predominantly by genitouri ...
A Rare Case Of Kikuchi-fujimoto Disease Associated With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Attia Bari, Fatima Zeeshan, Ghazala Hanif, Uzma Jabeen, Iqbal Bano, Ahsan Waheed Rathore,
Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease (KFD), also known as histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, is a self-remitting, immune-mediated rare disorder having unique histopathological characteristics which is commonly seen in young Asian females, but can occur in all ...
High Grade Urothelial Carcinoma Of Renal Pelvis Presenting As Spontaneous Urinoma
Mustafa Sungur, Selahattin Caliskan,
Perirenal urine extravasation, also known as urinoma, occurs usually after renal trauma. Spontaneous urinoma is a very rare pathology in daily urology practice. The patients with spontaneous urinoma usually present with flank pain, and radiologic imagin ...
Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Renal Pelvis In Non-functioning Kidneys
Serkan Akan, Ahmet Urkmez, Emre Tokuc,
Primary renal pelvic squamous cell carcinomas comprise 0.5% of all renal neoplasms and are rare. The most common risk factor is nephrolithiasis. They are diagnosed late due to non-specific imaging and uncertain clinical features. With these two cases, ...