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Case study 1
Cytoreductive nephrectomy in the targeted therapy era
A 62-year-old man presented with abdominal pain. Previous medical history was notable for H pylori gastritis, hypertension and abdominal abscess eight years previously.
A CT scan was performed and revealed a large right renal mass...Read more
Case study 1
A 62-year-old female is being seen in the outpatients department for removal of sutures 10 days following an elective right total hip replacement
Over the past 48 hours, this woman has been complaining of progressively worsening right calf pain and swelling.
What is a...Read more
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder, a synucleinopathy, associated with the apoptosis of dopaminergic neurons of the substantia nigra, particularly the pars compacta, in the central nervous system (CNS). In Western Europe, the ageing population is leading to a rise in the incidence of the...Read more
A 73-year-old man was admitted to hospital for pain control. He had recently been diagnosed with a left upper lobe lung tumour which was invading the brachial plexus. His main complaint was that of a sharp left-sided chest pain. He described a severe deep burning pain which radiated down his left arm. He also...Read more
The bladder is an incredibly complex organ, which develops from the anterior cloaca, a structure that has exquisite evolutionary conservatism, as it performs a vital task across phyla of species from birds to reptiles to mammals, with only small adjustments across species. Interestingly, humans are one of the...Read more