- Editor's Commentary. // Respiratory Care;Apr2009, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p526
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including the review of J.B. Sterner and colleagues on the flow-volume loops from a multitude of subjects with normal spirometry, the evaluation of M.A. Watson and colleagues on flow-volume curve to detect vocal cord dysfunction...
- Congenital subglottic cyst in a term neonate. Bruno, C. J.; Smith, L. P.; Zur, K. B.; Wade, K. C. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Apr2009, Vol. 94 Issue 4, pF240
The article describes the case of a congenital subglottic cyst in a full-term infant.
- Epithelial cyst of the spleen. Daga, Garima; Mittal, Varun; Singh, R. J.; Sood, Neena // Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons;Jan-Mar2011, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p18
This is a report of a case of epithelial cyst of the spleen in an 8-year-old boy. The cyst showed squamous metaplasia on histology. The risk of malignant transformation is discussed.
- Bilateral Giant Renal Cysts Masquerading as Malignant Ascites. Floyd Jr., Michael St John; Mistry, Rahul; Baird, Andrew David // Urology Journal;Winter2012, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p352
The article presents a case study of a 57-year-old man who was presented with a 6-month history of suprapubic pain, abdominal distension, anorexia, and altered bowel habit. The patient's physical examination showed a distended abdomen, along with shifting dullness and a benign prostate. He...
- Total Splenectomy due to an Unexpected "Complication" after Successful Extended Laparoscopic Partial Decapsulation of a Giant Epidermoid Splenic Cyst: A Case Report. Pitiakoudis, Michail; Zezos, Petros; Oikonomou, Anastasia; Laftsidis, Prodromos; Kouklakis, Georgios; Simopoulos, Constantinos // Case Reports in Medicine;2011, p1
Splenic cysts are rare entities and are classified as true cysts or pseudocysts based on the presence of an epithelial lining. Congenital nonparasitic true cysts can be epidermoid, dermoid, or endodermoid, present at a young age, and are commonly located in the upper pole of the spleen. Surgical...
- Dissecting Popliteal Cyst Simulating Thrombophlebitis. Hench, P. Kahler; Reid, Robert T.; Reames, Patrick M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun66, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p1259
Presents case studies on patients with manifestations of an acute or chronic dissection of a popliteal cyst into the muscles of the calf in the legs. Signs and symptoms of the condition; Diagnostic problems on deep vein thrombophlebitis; Diseases associated with cysts of the popliteal space.
- Dorsally placed extradural infected neurenteric cyst in a two-year old with paraspinal extension. Savardekar, Amey; Salunke, Pravin; Rane, Swapnil; Chhabra, Rajesh // Neurology India;Jan2012, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p129
A letter to the editor is presented which reports a case of a two-year-old boy with paraspinal extension of a dorsally placed extradural infected neurenteric cyst (NECs).
- Percutaneous aspiration of a pericardial cyst: an acceptable treatment for a rare disorder. Sharma, R.; Harden, S.; Peebles, C.; Dawkins, K. D. // Heart;Jan2007, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p22
The article presents a case study on the acceptable treatment with percutaneous aspiration of a pericardial cyst. The study involves an 83-year-old woman with a six month history of exertional breathlessness. The presence of a large fluid filled cyst in the pericardial space with mild...
- Recurrent giant orbital apocrine hidrocystoma. Ssi-Yan-Kai, I C; Pearson, A R // Eye;Jun2012, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p895
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the case of recurrent giant hidrocystoma in a 46-year-old healthy woman with a history of few months of painless swelling of her right lower eye lid.