Case Presentation

Unexpected Pancreatic Tumor: Report of an Exceptional Case

1. Abstract Pancreatic tumors are essentially primary tumors. Secondary tumors of the pancreas are less common as they represent only 2-5% of all pancreatic malignancies. Secondary tumors are dominated by the lung cancer, renal and colorectal carcinomas. Pancreatic Metastasis of thyroid carcinoma is rare finding with few reports in literature, and mostly dominated by the …

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Reactive and Extreme Thrombocytosis After the First Infusion of Vedolizumab in an Ibd Patient

1. Abstract We report a case of reactive and extreme thrombocytosis in an inflammatory bowel disease patient after receiving the first infusion of Vedolizumab (VDZ). To the best of our knowledge, VDZ does not have this adverse reaction, and this possible association has not been described in the literature. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.47829/JJGH.2021.51005

An Adult Acute Epiglottis Case Diagnosed During Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Possibly Related to Hookah Smoking

1. Introduction Acute epiglottitis has the potential to cause sudden, complete airway obstruction. It is a medical emergency that requires rapid diagnosis and careful management of the airway. Although infrequent in adult patient group, if overlooked, it has the potential for the worse outcomes. We present a case of acute epiglottitis which in the routine …

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More Than Meets the Eyes – An Unusual Aetiology for Pan-Proctocolitis

1. Clinical Presentation A middle-age gentleman, residing in Singapore, presented with altered bowel habits for 2-week duration, associated with left iliac fossa pain, hematochezia and significant weight loss of 10kg. There was no significant travel history or sick contact preceding the symptoms. Physical examination was unremarkable, except for digital rectal examination which revealed in duration …

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Clinical Case Reports, Case Series, Clinical Vignettes: Where Are We Today?

1. Abstract In the past two or three decades, we have witnessed and built remarkable methodologies not only specific to the growing spectrum of clinical case reporting, but also diversified based on what we are doing, presenting, and evaluating as pertains to our daily experience with clinical cases. Yes, such endeavours are also research. This …

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