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cronic abdominal pain

Özlem Özen Ekmekci, Meryem Tahmaz, Semih Altıparmak, Gülnar Gülaçtı, A Kadir Ergen, A Baki Kumbasar, Sezer Sepetcioğlu, Y Ali Öner
Strongyloides stercoralis is an intestinal nematode of humans that infects tens of millions of people worldwide. It is a rarely reported parasitic infestation in Turkey. Disseminated strongyloidiosis may develop in patients with immunodeficiencies. S. stercoralis hyperinfection is often accompanied by sepsis or meningitis with enteric organisms. Glucocorticoid treatment is one of the conditions most specifically associated with triggering hyperinfection, but cases have been reported in association with hematologic malignancy, malnutrition, and AIDS...
2013: Türkiye Parazitolojii Dergisi
M Di Vita, A Zanghì, S Lanzafame, A Cavallaro, G Piccolo, M Berretta, G Grosso, A Cappellani
Gallbladder metastasis of breast cancer are rare, particularly linked to lobular histotype and synchronous just in 1/4 cases. A review of the literature has been performed aimed to evidence the patterns of gallbladder metastases of breast cancer finding 15 cases to whom we added a 48 years old post-menopausal woman. 3 weeks after surgery for mixed ductal-lobular breast carcinoma she showed at the abdominal ultrasound, performed for staging, diffuse thickening of the gallbladder wall , coherent with a chronic cholecystitis and with the mild right-upper-abdominal pain that the patient complained in the last months...
2011: La Clinica Terapeutica
Marcela Donayre, Alejandro Bussalleu, Jorge Berríos, Jaime Cok
In this work, 60 patients with an hepatocarcinoma diagnosis, corrobarated with hepatic biopsies at the Hospital Cayetano Heredia, between 1969 and 1997, are studied to determine clinical presentation and laboratory findings of this entity within us. The early hepatocarcinoma cases studied were 60. The age group that suffered mostly from this pathology was between 60 to 69 years (23.33%), followed by the age group of 20 to 29 years (20%). While the mean age was of 45 years. 56.66% were male, and 43.33% were female...
January 1999: Revista de Gastroenterología del Perú: órgano Oficial de la Sociedad de Gastroenterología del Perú
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