Case of Severe Serous Fat Atrophy
- Atrial Fibrillation-Induced Cardiac Shock: First Manifestation of a Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries in a 45-Year-OldMan. Graf, M.; Zaczkiewicz, M.; Torzewski, J.; Zimmermann, O. // Case Reports in Cardiology;2012, p1
Background. The congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (L-TGA) is a very rare congenital heart defect, which often remains undetected for several decades of life. Case Presentation. We report on a 45-year-old man without prior history of heart disease, presenting with cardiac...
- HEMOCHROMATOSIS AND HEART FAILURE: PRESENTATION OF A CASE WITH SURVIVAL AFTER THREE YEARS' TREATMENT BY REPEATED VENESECTION. Grosberg, Saul J. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Mar61, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p550
Presents the unusual feature of a patient's survival in a state of continuing good health three years after the onset of heart failure, and whose hemochromatosis responded dramatically to a plan of repeated venesection. Theoretic explanations for the objective and subjective improvement...
- CASE REPORT. Rojas-Roldan, Ledy; Wilkins, Thad // Journal of Family Practice;Jun2014, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p305
The article presents a case study of a 46-year-old female with a history of epilepsy complaining of weakness, fatigue, and arthralgia. The patient has been diagnosed with hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) after undertaking human hemochromatosis protein (HFE) genotyping. She has declined liver...
- Good Training and Good Luck. Williams, C. Basil // Cortlandt Forum;11/25/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p61
Discusses the medical case of a 60-year-old man who has a mild congestive heart failure. Symptoms; Digitalis and insulin treatment; Diagnosis of hemochromatosis.
- 582 Bone status and bone loss over time in men with chronic heart failure, and their clinical and hormonal determinants. Jankowska, E.A.; Cwynar, A.; Jakubaszko, J.; Majda, J.; Petruk-Kowalczyk, J.; Wegrzynowska, K.; Banasiak, W.; Ponikowski, P. // European Journal of Heart Failure. Supplements;Jun2006, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p132
An abstract of the study "Bone Status and Bone Loss Over Time in Men With Chronic Heart Failure, And Their Clinical and Hormonal Determinants," by E. A. Jankowska and colleagues is presented.
- Heart failure: case report. // Reactions Weekly;11/24/2012, Issue 1429, p16
An abstract of the article "Left Ventricular Assist Device as Bridge to Recovery for Anthracycline-Induced Terminal Heart Failure," by J. M. Appel and colleagues is presented.
- General anesthesia in a patient with Parkes Weber syndrome with high-output cardiac failure due to multiple arteriovenous fistulas complicated by severe aortic regurgitation. Ninagawa, Jun; Yamada, Yoshitsugu // Journal of Anesthesia;2010, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p256
Parkes Weber syndrome is a rare disease characterized by overgrowth of an extremity linked to the presence of an arteriovenous malformation with multiple arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs). We report a patient with Parkes Weber syndrome with high-output cardiac failure due to multiple AVFs...
- Endomyocardial Biopsy in Patients with Unexplained Congestive Heart Failure. Chow, Leon C.; Dittrich, Howard C.; Shabetai, Ralph // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/1/88, Vol. 109 Issue 7, p535
Deals with a study which determined the incidence of myocarditis proved by biopsy findings in patients with unexplained congestive heart failure. Materials and methods; Results; Discussion.
- Video of the Month. Curcio, Gabriele; Granata, Antonino; Ligresti, Dario; Orlando, Rosalba; Tarantino, Ilaria; Barresi, Luca; Traina, Mario // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug2015, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p1142
The article discusses the diagnosis of a 70-year-old man with chronic heart failure who was presented with he history of elevated white blood cell count and right-lower-quadrant abdominal discomfort, citing the use of crowbar to enucleate the appendicolith during closed-forceps biopsy.