Circulation 2016 Mar;133(10):e426-7
From Departments of Radiology (M.T., R.S., B.C., P.M.P.), Cardiology (P.V.H.), and Intensive Care (D.R.), Antwerp University Hospital, Belgium.
Cureus 2021 May 10;13(5):e14948. Epub 2021 May 10.
Internal Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA.
Acute acalculous cholecystitis is inflammation of the gallbladder without any evidence of gallstones. Although acalculous cholecystitis is less common than its calculous counterpart, it can be fatal if not treated. It is essential to rule out the cause of acalculous cholecystitis to aid in the treatment and management of the patient. Read More
Turk Gogus Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Derg 2021 Apr 26;29(2):248-251. Epub 2021 Apr 26.
Department of Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgery, Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Coronary cameral fistula is a rare entity characterized by an abnormal communication between coronary artery and a cardiac chamber. It is congenital and asymptomatic in the majority of patients. A 29-year-old male patient presented with fever and dyspnea for eight months. Read More
Acta Med Port 2021 Jun 8. Epub 2021 Jun 8.
Departamento de Medicina Interna. Hospital de São Francisco Xavier. Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Ocidental. Lisboa. NOVA Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas. Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Lisbon. Portugal.
Trop Doct 2021 May 27:494755211017422. Epub 2021 May 27.
Department of Cardiology, 29354SCTIMST, India.
Cardiac involvement in tuberculosis mainly affects the pericardium, with the myocardium being rarely involved. Coronary stent infection in patients with tuberculosis is rarely described. Myocardial involvement in tuberculosis can lead to complications such as ventricular granuloma, or dysrhythmias. Read More
J Nucl Cardiol 2021 May 19. Epub 2021 May 19.
Advocate Aurora Health, Aurora Cardiovascular Services, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee, WI, 53215, USA.