We report a case of slowly progressive Becker’s muscular dystrophy in a 52-year-old man who required cardiac transplantation for intractable congestive heart failure. A referral was made concerning prognosis of his muscular dystrophy in the multidisciplinary approach to transplant.
Refractory Vasospasm and Arterial Ischemic Stroke in Meningoencephalitis: Novel Intrathecal Nitroprusside Treatment
Acute stroke in bacterial meningitis in children contributes to high morbidity and mortality. The incidence of stroke in pediatric meningitis is varied, with reports between 8-42%, and associated mortality as high as 25%.
A case of methotrexate-associated lymphoproliferative disorder after resection of an accidentally detected enlarged thyroid tumor
1.1. Introduction: We herein present a case of methotrexate-associated lymphoproliferative disorder (MTX-LPD) with a diagnosis of an 8-mm thyroid tumor of class III cytology that grew three times larger during 2 years 8 months before resection.