Pan Afr Med J 2022 15;41:214. Epub 2022 Mar 15.
Department of Child Health Nursing, Srimati Radhikabai Meghe Memorial College of Nursing, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, Wardha, Maharashtra, India.
BMJ Case Rep 2021 Mar 2;14(3). Epub 2021 Mar 2.
Department of Radiodiagnosis, Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education, Pondicherry, Pondicherry, India.
Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome (KTS) is a rare congenital disorder characterised by capillary and venous malformations and soft-tissue hypertrophy with or without lymphatic malformation. The involvement of the gastrointestinal tract and genitourinary tract is uncommon in KTS. We present a case of a young adult who presented to us with bleeding per rectum and varicosities of the left lower limb. Read More
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020 Aug 18;8(8):e2739. Epub 2020 Aug 18.
Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor Scott & White, Temple, Tex.
Foam-mediated external suction (FMES) has previously shown to improve tissue microcirculation. We hypothesized that preconditioning fasciocutaneous perforator flaps with FMES would augment perfusion and demonstrate greater capillary recruitment.Methods: Gluteal perforator flaps were designed on sixteen 400 g rats. Read More
Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 2018 05 29;31(3):437-441. Epub 2018 Jan 29.
Dermatological Group Practice, Lübeck, Germany.
Giant congenital melanocytic nevi may be symptomatically isolated or syndromic. Associations with capillary malformations are exceptional, and development of epidermal cysts has not been described. A 71-year-old patient with a giant congenital melanocytic nevus (CMN) of the lower back, buttocks, and thighs was asymptomatic except for unexpected hemorrhage during partial surgical excision years before. Read More