This presentation displays the case of a 5-year old child suffering from severe pneumonia. No antimicrobial drugs had been given in the pre hospital setting so far. The boy lived in a remote home caring for children with innate, severely disabling musculoskeletal disorders. The rescue services were called in the morning due to the apparently life-threatening condition of the patient. I
The incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in patients with polycystic kidney disease (PCKD) has shown to be higher compared to the general population [1, 4]. However the incidence of RCC in young individuals (40 years old) with the genetic disease
Acquired A haemophilia (AHA) is a rare disease resulting from autoantibodies (inhibitors) against coagulation factor VIII that leads to bleeding. It occurs mostly in elderly but can be associated with pregnancy and autoimmune disease in youngsters (1), about 50% of cases are considered idiopathic,
Mental State Alterations and Transient Bradypnea Resulting from Pneumocephalus After the Application of Epidural Anes- thesia: A Case Report
Pneumocephalus is a very rare complication after the application of epidural anesthesia. Pneumocephalus can cause headache, convulsions, altered state of consciousness, and hemodynamic instability or cardiac arrest. This case report presents a rare case of pneumocephalus as a complication of epidural anesthesia for abdominal surgery
Before starting active treatment of any orthodontic case, anchorage must be planned well to get rid of the problems that might accompanied the treatment procedures. This article reviewed the anchorage from all aspects starting from the definition, sources, types, planning, anchorage loss and how to avoid it.