Adrenal myelolipoma — case report of an incidentaloma of the adrenal gland

Adrenal myelolipomas are rare benign tumours of the adrenal gland which are usually asymptomatic in nature. The reported incidence of this tumour is 0.08 to 0.2% from all primary tumours of the adrenal glands. With the advent of imaging techniques such as ultrasonography, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging almost 15%...

Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation of Lung: A Report of Three Cases

Congenital pulmonary airway malformation (CPAM), also known as congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation is a rare congenital anomaly of lung involving the fetal tracheobronchial tree. It is a rare cause of respiratory distress in neonates. The reported incidence of this entity is 1 in 11,000 to 1 in 35,000....

Rhinosporidiosis of maxillary sinus: an unusual site – a case report

Rhinosporidiosis is a rare and chronic infestation caused by fungus Rhinosporidium seeberi, seen in India and Sri Lanka and is hyperendemic in southern parts of Tamil Nadu. It predominantly affects mucus membrane of nose and nasopharynx causing polypoidal growth....

Effect of healthy lifestyle on lipid profile in a young women with overweight

In the past decades, the prevalence of overweight and obesity have increased substantially worldwide, especially in South-East Asia countries including Thailand. Recent data from prospective studies have indicated that overweight and obesity in children and adolescents are predictors of adult obesity....

Increased cardiac troponin T concentrations in a young obese man with chest pain and non-obstructive coronary arteries

Acute myocardial infarction in young patients with non-obstructive coronary arteries is rare and has been rarely reported in the literature. We report herein a case of an obese young man presented to the emergency department with typical chest pain, ischaemic ECG changes, and elevated cardiac troponin T concentrations...

Heart transplant for multiple recurrences of familial cardiac myxomas in an adolescent patient: a case report and literature review

Cardiac myxoma is the most common primary cardiac neoplasm occurring in all age groups. After resection, familial Cardiac myxoma is more likely to recur than that arises in sporadic fashion. In this report, we describe an adolescent patient experiencing multiple recurrences of cardiac myxomas and underwent heart transplant. This is the first report of such a case at our institution....

Hematidrosis or Hematofolliculohidrosis: Report of the Second Case with Complete Histopathologic and Immunologic Studies and a Review of the Literature

Hematidrosis, or bloody sweat, is a rare phenomenon with enigmatic pathogenesis. We present our second case of hematidrosis in a 13-year-old Thai girl that had bloody sweat frequently observed on her back, hands, legs and feet. Skin biopsy revealed areas of hemorrhage in the panniculus and blood-filled spaces in the dermis....

Low-Grade Central Osteosarcoma of Ilium, A Case Report

Low-grade central osteosarcoma accounts for 1-2% of all osteosarcomas, and is usually found in long bones of extremities. To our best knowledge, low-grade central osteosarcoma of pelvic bone is unusually rare....

Thrombotic microangiopathy with Atypical Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES) after kidney transplantation. A case report.

Neurological manifestation of thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) after renal transplantation is rare and difficult to be distinguished from other conditions. A 51-year-old female with ESRD of unknown etiology received deceased donor kidney transplantation from a 57-year-old donor....

Chondrosarcoma of distal phalanx with imaging study; a report of rare case with review of the literature

Chondrosarcoma of distal phalanx is extremely rare and to our best knowledge there was only one case having magnetic resonance ( MR ) imaging study. We report a case of 56-year-old woman developing chondrosarcoma of distal phalanx of the left ring finger. The radiographic and imaging studies highly suggested chondrosarcoma and amputation of distal...