Sudden Death from Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage Due to Necrotizing Pancreatitis

We report a case of sudden death from retroperitoneal hemorrhage in 73-year-old male due to rupture of peri-pancreatic artery in acute necrotizing pancreatitis. This appears to be the first case repor... View →

Author : Kongtragoonmonkong o, srisont s, peonim V, udnoon J
Keyword : pancreatitis,retroperitoneal hemorrhage,sudden death

Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Gallbladder with Hepatic Metastases: A Case Report

A 68-year-old woman presented with hepatic metastasis. She had been performed cholecystectomy at a provincial hospital for symptomatic gallstones and was diagnosed as poorly differentiated adenocarci... View →

Author : Komson Wannasai1, Witanee Na Chiang Mai2, Sunhawit Junrungsee3, Sarawut Kongkarnka1, Nirush Lertprasertsuke
Keyword : gallbladder,liver metastasis,neuroendocrine carcinoma,neuroendocrine tumor

CD43 Expression in Malignant Melanoma: A Diagnostic Pitfall

CD43 is commonly concerned as a marker for hematopoietic cells and, at times, a preferential T-cell marker. However, a number of non-hematologic cancers, mostly carcinoma, can express CD43. Recently, ... View →

Author : Sanya Sukpanichnant
Keyword : cd43,hematologic malignancy,malignant melanoma,non-hematologic malignancy,t-cell marker

Bursitis with pseudosarcomatous fibroblastic proliferation; a case report

Pseudosarcomatous fibroblastic proliferation (PSFP) is a quite common lesion found in various locations in- cluding soft tissue, bone and other organs and often raises a difficult differential diagnos... View →

Author : Chaipak Sithinatesakul, MD*., Vorachai Sirikulchayanonta, MD**
Keyword : bursitis,pseudosarcomatous fibroblastic proliferation,psfp

Incomplete pentalogy of Cantrell: a case report

Pentalogy of Cantrell is a rare congenital syndrome characterized by defects involving the supra-umbilical abdominal wall, lower sternum, anterior diaphragm, pericardium, and the intra-cardiac anomali... View →

Author : 1Surachart Chaiwiriyakul M.D., 1Lerluck Sakdapreecha M.D., 2Junya Jirapradittha M.D., 1Churairat Kularbkaew M.D., 1Chawalit Pairojkul M.D., 1Yaovalux Chamgramol Ph.D.
Keyword : diaphragmatic hernia,double outlet right ventricle,incomplete pentalogy of cantrell,omphalocele

Primary central nervous system lymphoma presenting with panhypopituitarism and diabetes insipidus

Lymphoma involving the hypothalamus is very rare. We present a case of a 48-year-old man with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) presenting with hypothalamic and pituitary stalk lesions w... View →

Author : Montana Suwannasarn1, MD, Pongamorn Bunnag1, MD, Wattana Mahattanakul2, MB, BS, MRCS, Piyaphon Cheecharoen3, MD, Arunee Singhsnaeh4, MD.
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Disseminated Tuberculosis in a Mother with Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma resulting in Placental and

Tuberculosis of the placenta is a rare condition which mainly occurs in the immunosuppressed individuals especially in acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and hematologic malignancy9. Tuberculo... View →

Author : Worapop Suthiwartnarueput, M.D.1, Poonpilas Hongmanee, M.Sc.2, Jariya Waisayarat, M.D.2
Keyword : disseminated tuberculosis,diffuse large b-cell lymphoma,pregnancy,placental tuberculosis,congenital tuberculosis

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis coexisting with homozygous hemoglobin E

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (PAP) is an uncommon lung disorder of obscure and possibly diverse causes characterized by abnormal accumulation of lipoproteinaceous surfactant material in alveoli. The... View →

Author : Niramol Chanplakorn1, Atcharaporn Pongtippan1, Harutai Kamalaporn2
Keyword : bronchoalveolar lavage,cytology,hemoglobin e,pulmonary alveolar proteinosis