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Emina Alimanović Halilović, Mirsad Ibisević
We presented a case of congenital optic disk pit, rare congenital abnormality in the patient 23 years old male. Stereoscopic fundus examination revealed oval, gray defect of nerve tissue located in the temporal quadrant of optic nerve. We noticed and exophthalmus. Laboratory test showed slightly elevated thiroid tests. In the follow-up period of two years visual acuity was stabile while visual field showed deep parapapilar scotoma.
2007: Medicinski Arhiv
Radoje Colović, Marjan Micev, Nikica Grubor, Vladimir Radak
BACKGROUND: Somatostatinomas of the gastrointestinal tract secret hormon somatostatin which can cause "inhibitory syndrom" comprising diabetes mellitus, cholelithiasis and steatorrheic diarrhea. It is also secreted by the D cells of Langerhans's islands of the pancreas as well as endocrine cells of the stomack, small bowel, salivary glands and parafollicular cells of the thiroid gland. Somatostatinomas of the digestive tract appear within the pancreas and duodenum. Patients suffering from von Recklinghausens's disease are paticularly prone to the somatostatinomas of the duodenum...
March 2007: Vojnosanitetski Pregled. Military-medical and Pharmaceutical Review
G Candela, S Varriale, L Di Libero, A Maschio, M Giordano, F Manetta, P Sullo, V Casaburi, M Lanza, L Santini
AIM: Generally, the classification of thyroidectomy as benign pathology is: multinodular toxic goitre, simple goitre, toxic adenoma, Base-dow disease, Hashimoto's tyroiditis Subtotal thyroidectomy provides for the removal of the gland except for a bilateral residue of about 6-10 g, near total thyroidectomy provides for the near total removal of the gland except for a residue inferior to 5 grams. Near total thyroidectomy has taken the place of the subtotal thyroidectomy. METHODS: In two years, in our institute, there have been exeuted: 96 near total thyrodectomies, 96 total thyroidetomies, 8 lobectomies ad two revues for recurrencies...
February 2006: Minerva Chirurgica
E Vázquez Muñoz, M Morado Arias, J A Sobrino Daza
Aspergillus fumigatus is one of the species of Aspergillus that causes aspergillosis. The clinical picture of invasive-disseminated aspergillosis is generally characterized by fever and respiratory distress that usually follows a fatal course. This form of intensive aspergillosis is suffered by severely immunossuppressed patients. There is another clinical form of severe aspergillosis, aortic aspergillosis, that appears after cardiac surgery. We present two cases of invasive aspergillosis complicated by multiple visceral infarcts involving the liver, spleen, kidneys, pancreas, thiroid and brain...
October 2002: Anales de Medicina Interna: Organo Oficial de la Sociedad Española de Medicina Interna
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