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Case Report: Acute Kidney Failure due to Massive Envenomation of a Two-Year-Old Child Caused by Killer Bee Stings.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2021 May 10. Epub 2021 May 10.

1Service de Médecine et Chirurgie Pédiatrique, Cayenne Hospital, Cayenne, French Guiana.

A hybrid species of Brazilian bee has proliferated on the South American continent since 1956. We describe a "killer bee" swarm attack on a 2-year-old girl in French Guiana. The patient weighed 10 kg, and approximately hundreds of bees' stingers were removed, that is, 10 stings/kg. Read More

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Seromucinous hamartoma of ethmoid sinus in pediatric patient (case report).

Int J Surg Case Rep 2021 Apr 27;82:105915. Epub 2021 Apr 27.

Dar AlUloom University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Introduction And Importance: Seromucinous hamartoma is a rare benign glandular proliferation arising from the respiratory epithelium, which was originally described by Baillie and Batsakis in 1974. Since this time, case reports started to be published on SH, as a middle aged and elderly disease, here we report a case of a pediatric patient who found to have SH.

Presentation Of The Case: 2-year-old girl, brought by her parent with a complain of a mass at the right medial canthal area for one year. Read More

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Evolving Peri-Anal Mass in 2-Year-Old.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2020 Sep;39(9):873

From the Division of Medical Education, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.

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September 2020

Choroid plexus cyst causing acute hydrocephalus and transtentorial herniation: report of a rare case and its successful neuroendoscopic treatment.

Childs Nerv Syst 2021 May 4. Epub 2021 May 4.

Neurosurgery Department, Garrahan Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Choroid plexus cysts (CPC) are a frequent incidental neuroimaging finding and completely asymptomatic in the vast majority of cases. We hereby describe a rare case of acute hydrocephalus secondary to a CPC, atypical in size, location and presentation, which required urgent neuroendoscopic management. There are very few reported cases of CPC causing obstructive hydrocephalus. Read More

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Aural polyp with facial asymmetry in an unfortunate infant.

Malays Fam Physician 2021 Mar 8;16(1):133-135. Epub 2021 Feb 8.

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Tuanku Jaafar, Seremban Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

Temporal bone rhabdomyosarcoma is an aggressive entity that simulates chronic otitis ear infection. It is the most common soft tissue sarcoma amongst pediatric patients. Herein, we would like to report a case of temporal bone rhabdomyosarcoma involving a 2-year-old boy who presented with a one-month history of otorrhea with facial asymmetry. Read More

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Pediatric cerebral stroke induced by Epstein-Barr virus infection: Role of Interelukin overexpression.

Acta Biomed 2021 Apr 30;92(S1):e2021135. Epub 2021 Apr 30.

Institute of Pediatrics, Fondazione Policlinico A. Gemelli IRCCS - Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy .

Introduction: Ischemic stroke is an important cause of death and long-term morbidity in children. Viral respiratory infections are emerging as important risk factors for ischemic stroke in this age group of patients. Direct action of virus against cerebral vessels, autoimmune reactivity, and an increased production of cytokines have all been advocated as main factors in determining ischemic stroke. Read More

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The role of magnesium in the management of acute and long-term symptoms caused by tetanus in two dogs.

Top Companion Anim Med 2021 Apr 29:100535. Epub 2021 Apr 29.

Companion Animal Clinic, School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Tetanus in dogs is a relatively uncommon neurological disease caused by the sporogenic bacillus Clostridium tetani. This disease is associated with prolonged hospitalization and mortality rates from 8-50%. A 2-year-old, neutered male King Charles Spaniel and an approximately 8- months-old female Mongrel dog presented to Companion Animal Clinic with symptoms of muscle rigidity and generalized stiffness. Read More

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Multi-directional Cranial Distraction Osteogenesis for Treating Sagittal Synostosis with Frontometaphyseal Dysplasia: A Case Report.

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2021 Apr 23;9(4):e3551. Epub 2021 Apr 23.

Department of Plastic Surgery, Jichi Children's Medical Center Tochigi, Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan.

Frontometaphyseal dysplasia (FMD), also known as Gorlin-Cohen syndrome, is a rare genetic syndrome. This syndrome affects the skeletal system and connective tissue, and causes a wide spectrum of manifestations of the skull, tubular bones, cardiovascular system, urinary system, and/or gastrointestinal system. Craniofacial findings of FMD are characterized by protruding supraorbital ridge, broad nasal bridge, hypertelorism, down-slanting palpebral fissures, and/or micrognathia. Read More

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[Case report: death of a 2-year-old girl with postmortem diagnosis of a rare coronary artery vasculitis typical for Kawasaki syndrome].

Rechtsmedizin (Berl) 2021 Apr 23:1-5. Epub 2021 Apr 23.

Institut für Rechtsmedizin, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1, 30625 Hannover, Deutschland.

Coronary artery autoimmune vasculitis (Kawasaki syndrome) is at least in Germany a very rare condition, that typically manifests in childhood. The symptoms are often unspecific and complications with vascular aneurysms, thrombosis and myocardial infarction can occur. Multiple cases of Kawasaki-like symptoms in children with positive SARS-CoV‑2 test results have been reported during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic the past year. Read More

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Case Report: Application and Limitations of a Plant-Based Diet Formulated for a Cat With Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease.

Front Vet Sci 2021 9;8:658265. Epub 2021 Apr 9.

Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada.

A 2-year-old male castrated domestic shorthair cat was presented for recommendations for dietary management of chronic FLUTD using a strictly plant-based diet as per the stipulations of the cat's owner. The cat had a history of urethral obstruction of unknown etiology, persistent marked struvite crystalluria, and persistent inappropriate elimination. Commercial plant-based products meeting the nutritional recommendations for maintenance of adult cats with the lowest concentration of struvite precursors were identified, but the cat would not eat them. Read More

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Laparoscopic transposition for crossing vessels (vascular hitch) in pure extrinsic pelvic-ureteric junction obstruction: a successful case report of a 2-year-old infant with horseshoe kidney.

Surg Case Rep 2021 Apr 23;7(1):103. Epub 2021 Apr 23.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Background: Pediatric hydronephrosis induced by pelvic-ureteric junction obstruction (PUJO) is treated by dismembered pyeloplasty (DP) via open and laparoscopic surgery. The etiology of PUJO involves both intrinsic stenosis and extrinsic compression of crossing vessels (CVs). PUJO owing to CVs is also treated by DP, as there is no consensus concerning this vascular condition. Read More

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Cholangiojejunostomy for multiple biliary ducts in living donor liver transplantation: A case report.

World J Clin Cases 2021 Apr;9(11):2649-2654

Clinical Center for Pediatric Liver Transplantation, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100050, China.

Background: Laparoscopic living donor hepatectomy (LLDH) has been successfully carried out in several transplant centers. Biliary reconstruction is key in living donor liver transplantation (LDLT). Reliable biliary reconstruction can effectively prevent postoperative biliary stricture and leakage. Read More

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Heterozygous missense variant in TRPC6 in a boy with rapidly progressive infantile nephrotic syndrome associated with diffuse mesangial sclerosis.

Am J Med Genet A 2021 Apr 21. Epub 2021 Apr 21.

Department of Medical Genetics, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan.

Transient receptor potential channel C6 encoded by TRPC6 is involved in slit diaphragm formation in podocytes, and abnormalities of the TRPC6 protein cause various glomerular diseases. The first identified pathogenic variant of TRPC6 was found to cause steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome that typically developed in adulthood and then slowly led to end-stage renal disease, along with a renal pathology of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Here, we report a patient with rapidly progressing infantile nephrotic syndrome and a heterozygous missense TRPC6 variant. Read More

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A Clinical Diagnosis of Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome in an Ethiopian Boy with Recurrent Sinopulmonary Infections: A Case Report.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2020 Nov;30(6):1051-1054

St. Paul's Hospital and Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Background: Wiskott Aldrich syndrome is a primary immunodeficiency notable for eczema, recurrent infections, bleeding diathesis and microcytic thrombocytopenia.

Case: A 4½ year old boy presented with recurrent sinopulmonary infections, repeated treatment for severe eczema since infancy, thrombocytopenia with low platelet volume. His brother and uncles died during childhood due to repeated illnesses. Read More

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November 2020

Pseudomembranous laryngotracheobronchitis due to coinfection with human bocavirus 1 and Mycoplasma pneumoniae: a case report.

Transl Pediatr 2021 Mar;10(3):673-678

Department of Children's Respiratory Disease, The Second Affiliated Hospital and Yuying Children's Hospital, Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, China.

Pseudomembranous laryngotracheobronchitis is rarely reported yet potentially life-threatening infectious cause of airway obstruction in children. The causative organisms of this condition are often considered to promote bacterial superinfection following viral infection. We report a case of pseudomembranous laryngotracheobronchitis in a patient caused by human bocavirus 1 and (). Read More

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Complete atrio-ventricular block with coronary artery spasm due to direct laryngoscopy in a pediatric patient with laryngeal papillomatosis: a case report.

JA Clin Rep 2021 Apr 17;7(1):36. Epub 2021 Apr 17.

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Background: Coronary artery spasm has rarely been reported in pediatric patients. Previous studies have reported comorbidities and risk factors for coronary artery spasms. We present the case of a complete atrio-ventricular (AV) block that occurred in the absence of other risk factors immediately after direct laryngoscopy. Read More

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Removal of Intravascular Foreign Bodies With a Simple Low-Cost Method: A Report of 5 Cases.

J Endovasc Ther 2021 Apr 15:15266028211007470. Epub 2021 Apr 15.

Hospital das Clinicas HCFMUSP, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

Purpose: Intravascular embolization of hemodialysis and central venous catheters is a rare but potentially serious complication. With the increasing use of catheters in medical practice, we are often faced with this type of complication. Novel, simple, and low-cost techniques are needed for foreign body extraction in order to reduce cardiovascular risks. Read More

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Dermoscopic Features of Giant Molluscum Contagiosum in a Patient with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.

Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 2020 Dec;28(7):233-235

Martyna Sławińska MD, PhD, Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology Medical University of Gdańsk, Smoluchowskiego 17 Street, 80-214 Gdańsk;

Giant molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a peculiar variant of the disease with the presence of multiple or single lesions larger than 5 mm. In contrast to typical molluscum contagiosum, dermoscopic features of giant lesions have been poorly described, and none of the reports included multiple giant lesions in an immunocompromised patient. We present a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome diagnosed with multiple giant molluscum contagiosum along with the dermoscopic features of this entity. Read More

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December 2020

First Report of Wilt of European hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.) Caused by in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Apr 9. Epub 2021 Apr 9.

Nanjing Forestry University, 74584, College of Forestry, No.159, Longpan Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing, China, 210037.

European hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.) has been used as an important ornamental species for urban landscaping since the Italian Renaissance (Rocchi et al. 2010). Read More

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First report of causing cankers and dieback in sweet cherry in Chile.

Plant Dis 2021 Apr 6. Epub 2021 Apr 6.

Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, Producción Vegetal, Av. Vicente Méndez 515, Chillán, Ñuble, Chile;

Sweet cherry () is one the most important fruit crops in Chile. Its production has significantly grown in recent years, reaching 228,448 tons exported in 2019/2020, to 47 countries. One of the main threats for this expanding crop are fungal pathogens, especially those that cause wood diseases. Read More

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First Report of Leaf Spot Caused by Cladosporium tenuissimum on Panicle Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculate) in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Apr 6. Epub 2021 Apr 6.

Northeast Agricultural University, 12430, School of Life Science, No. 600 Changjiang Road, Xiangfang District, Harbin 150030, P.R. China, Harbin, China, 150030;

Panicle Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculate) is an ornamental flowering plant native to China and Japan. In August 2019, leaf spot symptoms with about 30% disease incidence were observed on panicle hydrangea in two grower fields (about 0.1 ha in total) of Northeast Agriculture University, China (126. Read More

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Anomalous Right Coronary Artery Arising from the Pulmonary Artery with Associated Enlargement of the Left Coronary Artery: A Case Report.

Heart Surg Forum 2021 03 25;24(2):E293-E295. Epub 2021 Mar 25.

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

An anomalous right coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery (ARCAPA) is among the least common form of congenital coronary anomalies, accounted for the incidence of only 0.002% in the general population. Most ARCAPA patients have no symptoms but may develop myocardial ischemia. Read More

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A family case of COVID-19 pneumonia with different chest CT features and duration of SARS-CoV-2 shedding: a case report from Japan.

Jpn J Infect Dis 2021 Mar 31. Epub 2021 Mar 31.

Department of Pediatrics, Tokai University School of Medicine, Japan.

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia in children characteristically has a milder clinical presentation, with milder inflammatory biomarkers and radiological findings. Accumulating evidence indicates a difference in chest computed tomography (CT) features and duration of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) shedding between children and adults. Here, we report a family case of COVID-19 pneumonia in which two brothers (age 14 years and 2 years) had different findings. Read More

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Ovarian steroid cell tumour (NOS) causing Cushing's syndrome in an extremely young girl: A case report.

J Pak Med Assoc 2021 Feb;71(Suppl 2)(2):S146-S150

Department of Anatomical Pathology, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Steroid cell tumours are rare type of sex cord-stromal tumour of the ovary, with the average age at diagnosis during the fourth decade of life. A 2-year-old girl presented with virilisation, precocious pseudopuberty and Cushing syndrome. Her morning cortisol level was elevated and there was left lower abdominal mass found in radiological examination. Read More

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February 2021

Subacute Meckel's diverticulum perforation.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Mar 29;14(3). Epub 2021 Mar 29.

General Surgery, Hospital Angeles Metropolitano, Mexico City, Mexico.

Meckel's diverticulum is the most common intestinal congenital defect, its prevalence is 0.2%-4.0% and it occurs more commonly in children younger than 2-year old with intestinal bleeding and abdominal pain. Read More

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First report that Colletotrichum aenigma causes leaf spots on Aquilaria sinensis in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Mar 29. Epub 2021 Mar 29.

Changsha, China;

Aquilaria sinensis (Lour.) Spreng, also known as eaglewood, belongs to the Thymelaeaceae family and has a considerably high medicinal value. It has been enlisted as the class II national key protective plant. Read More

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First Report of Alfalfa Root Rot Caused by Plectosphaerella cucumerina in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China.

Plant Dis 2021 Mar 29. Epub 2021 Mar 29.

Tongliao, China;

Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) is an important forage crop with high nutrition for animal feed. In May 2016, a disease showing brown root rot was observed on alfalfa collected from several farms in Tongliao City (44°17' N; 121°29' E), Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China. Read More

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Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor - Case report of a rare entity.

Int J Surg Case Rep 2021 Apr 15;81:105651. Epub 2021 Feb 15.

Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa Francisco Gentil, Portugal.

Introduction: Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor (DGCT) is an entity with about 60 cases reported in the literature. It is a benign odontogenic tumor, despite being locally invasive and associated with a risk of local recurrence.

Presentation Of Case: A 47-year-old woman presented with a 2-year-old expansive bone lesion. Read More

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Vertical segmental anterior mandibular distraction to aid closure of a severe anterior open bite associated with an accentuated reverse curve of Spee.

J Orthod 2021 Mar 24:14653125211000056. Epub 2021 Mar 24.

St George's Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Background: The correction of severe anterior open bite is technically challenging, often requiring the use of complex orthodontic mechanics and/or orthognathic surgery and has a relatively high risk of relapse. A marked reverse curve of Spee in the lower arch presents additional challenges when correcting a severe anterior open bite.

Methods And Materials: A 22. Read More

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First report of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides causing leaf spot on Cyclobalanopsis glauca in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Mar 23. Epub 2021 Mar 23.

Qingdao, Shandong, China;

Cyclobalanopsis glauca (Thunb.) Oerst. is one of the most widely distributed species of evergreen broad-leaved tree in subtropical areas of China. Read More

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