Medical Case Studies

  • Abbreviation: Med. Case Stud.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6532
  • DOI: 10.5897/MCS
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 42

Table of Content: November 2012; 3(4)

November 2012

Endometriosis-induced hemoperitoneum in the colonic serosa

  Endometriosis is an inflammatory disease. The etiology of endometriosis is exactly unknown. A 42-year-old virgin experienced a sudden increase in pain that began one day prior to examination. She had been suffering from dysmenorrhea and menorrhagia. The patient had abdominal guarding with severe rebound tenderness. On computed tomography, both ovaries were normal, and sigmoid colon was seen in the...

Author(s): Tae-Hee Kim, Hae-Hyeog Lee, Soo-Ho Chung and WooSeok Lee

November 2012

Burkitt’s lymphoma: Causing obstructive jaundice in an adult

  Obstructive jaundice secondary to Burkitt’s lymphoma (BL) is very rare. It is important to recognise   this   condition   as   it   can  mimic  adenocarcinoma  of  the  pancreas,  but the management of the two conditions is very  different.  In  this  study,  we  present  the case...

Author(s):   Ankur Sidhu, Michael Kok-Luen Ng, Saurabh Prakash And Marty Smith