Musculoskeletal images. Clavicular soft-tissue mass
- ANSWER TO THE PHOTOQUIZ. Teneza-Mora, Nimfa; Dull, Melissa; Crum-Cianflone, Nancy // Clinical Infectious Diseases;6/1/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p1647
The article discusses the case of a patient with soft tissue infection due to Bipolaris spicifera. Bipolaris species exhibit rapid growth on Sabouraud dextrose agar, revealing initially grayish colonies that quickly turn brown or black. Another characteristic feature of Bipolaris species is the...
- Rectal Perforation: A Hazard of Rectal Temperatures. Canby, John P. // Clinical Pediatrics;May1963, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p223
Recommends a slight modification of rectal temperature taking technique to prevent rectosigmoid injury. Case of a premature female infant developed intestinal obstruction at three weeks of age because of a rectosigmoid perforation due to a rectal thermometer.
- Cervical subluxation: a deceptive soft tissue injury. Plunkett, P. K.; Redmond, A. D.; Billsborough, S. H. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1987, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p46
This article presents a case of delayed recognition of cervical spine subluxation due to soft tissue injury. The case serves as a warning of the dangers of interpreting X-rays in isolation from the patient's history and examination. Clinical history of the patient is discussed, as well as the...
- The therapeutic challenges of degloving soft-tissue injuries. Latifi, Rifat; El-Hennawy, Hany; El-Menyar, Ayman; Peralta, Ruben; Asim, Mohammad; Consunji, Rafael; Al-Thani, Hassan // Journal of Emergencies, Trauma & Shock;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p228
Background: Degloving soft-tissue injuries are serious and debilitating conditions. Deciding on the most appropriate treatment is often difficult. However, their impact on patients' outcomes is frequently underestimated. Objectives: We aimed to study the incidence, clinical presentation,...
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Child Abuse. Eltermann, Thomas; Beer, Meinrad; Girschick, Hermann J. // Journal of Child Neurology;Feb2007, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p170
Magnetic resonance imaging is a particularly important diagnostic method when bone and soft tissue lesions of inflammatory or malignant origin need to be analyzed. Traumatic lesions often are evaluated using standard radiographs or computed tomography. Both of these methods evaluate fractures...
- Actinomycosis in Differential Diagnosis of Cervicofacial Mass: A Case Report. Çiftdoğan, Dilek Yılmaz; Bayram, Nuri; Akalın, Taner; Vardar, Fadıl // Journal of Pediatric Infection / Cocuk Enfeksiyon Dergisi;Mar2009, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p28
Actinomycosis is a rare soft tissue infection caused by Gram-positive, anaerobic bacteria. It is rarely seen in childhood. However, most of the cases are misdiagnosed. Thus, the true prevalence cannot be estimated. The major clinical forms of actinomycosis are; cervicofacial, thoracic, abdominal...
- Soft-tissue Injuries. Lukacs, Caitlin // ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Aug2012, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p34
The article presents an overview of soft tissue injuries, which include a variety of injuries, including overuse injuries, repetitive use injuries and trauma such as ankle sprain, and discusses the factors which lead to soft tissue injuries. A discussion of the role that chiropractors can play...
- IN THIS ISSUEï¿½. Busch, Joseph // American Chiropractor;Jan2008, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p4
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Pete Fernandez on how to present one's self as a chiropractor and another by Dwight Whynot on the use of new technology to document soft tissue injury.
- Soft-tissue case 48. Presentation. Milencoff, G. Scott // Canadian Journal of Surgery;Dec2002, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p449
Presents the case of a 54-year-old woman presenting with pain in the right flank that had persisted for eight months. Development of a tender mass in the area of pain.