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Reversible Corpus Callosum Splenial Lesion Due to Steroid Therapy
Reversible corpus callosum splenial (CCS) lesions are rare findings and usually detected incidentally. We presented a case of 15-year-old boy with a diagnoses of nephrotic syndrome. He was referred for neuropsychiatric ...
Response to Disodium Etidronate Treatment in Three Siblings with Pulmonary Alveolar Microlithiasis
Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis (PAM) is a rare chronic genetic lung disease in childhood with no proven therapy. It is characterized by the deposition of calcium phosphate microliths within the alveolar air spaces. The ...
Split Cartilage Resection of Nasal Dome: A Solution to Ptotic Nasal Tips
Objective: In ptotic noses, it is rather difficult to achieve the intended functional and cosmetic result without modifying the alar cartilage and creating a new nasal tip. The split cartilage resection method was intended ...
A case of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis caused by Fonsecaea monophora, a neurotropic dematiaceous fungus, and a review of the literature
The Fonsecaea species, which are the leading causes of chromoblastomycosis, are not considered neurotropic fungal agents. Fonsecaea pedrosoi is the primary species in the genus and is usually isolated from chromoblastomycosis ...
Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis and posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in a preeclamptic woman
Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) and posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) are two rare diseases which may present with similar symptoms and signs. We report a case with coexisting PRES and CVST in a ...