Journal of Medical Case Reports (2024)

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Articles 18 result(s) for 'pelvic congestion syndrome' within Journal of Medical Case Reports Co-occurring superior mesenteric artery syndrome and nutcracker syndrome requiring Roux-en-Y duodenojejunostomy and left renal vein transposition: a case report and review of the literature Spontaneous rupture of the ovarian vein in association with nutcracker syndrome: a case report Posterior nutcracker syndrome: a casereport Uterine torsion as an elusive obstetrical emergency in pregnancy: is there an association between gravid uterus torsion and Ehlers–Danlos syndrome?: a case report Serial ganglion impar blocks in a patient with nutcracker syndrome refractory to left renal vein transposition: a case report Post-traumatic fulminant paradoxical fat embolism syndrome in conjunction with asymptomatic atrial septal defect: a case report and review of the literature Internal jugular venous thrombosis due to Trousseau’s syndrome as the presenting feature of metastatic prostate carcinoma: a case report Acute transfusion-related abdominal injury in trauma patients: a case report Acute pancreatitis associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 infection: a case report and review of the literature Intestinal neuroendocrine tumor in a patient with pituitary adenoma. A case report and review of the current screening recommendations Spontaneous resolution of chylous ascites following delivery: a case report Peri-portal lymphedema in association with an acute adrenal insufficiency: case report A torted wandering spleen: a case report Catamenial rectal bleeding due to invasive endometriosis: a case report Tension pneumoperitoneum after surgery for endometrial cancer and hernia in a morbidly obese female: a case report Transanal high pressure barotrauma causing colorectal injuries: a case series Liver radiofrequency ablation as emergency treatment for a ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma: a case report Annual Journal Metrics Follow FAQs
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  1. Co-occurring superior mesenteric artery syndrome and nutcracker syndrome requiring Roux-en-Y duodenojejunostomy and left renal vein transposition: a case report and review of the literature

    The duodenum and the left renal vein occupy the vascular angle made by the superior mesenteric artery and the aorta. When the angle becomes too acute, compression of either structure can occur. Each type of co...

    Authors: Rebeca Heidbreder

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:214

    Content type: Case report Published on: 6 August 2018

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  2. Spontaneous rupture of the ovarian vein in association with nutcracker syndrome: a case report

    Nutcracker syndrome is a condition in which the left renal vein is pinched between the abdominal aorta and the superior mesenteric artery, resulting in an increase in renal vein pressure and certain symptoms. ...

    Authors: Akihito Yamamoto, Seiryu Kamoi and Shunji Suzuki

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2021 15:602

    Content type: Case report Published on: 18 December 2021

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  3. Posterior nutcracker syndrome: a casereport

    Posterior nutcracker syndrome is defined by the compression of the left renal vein between the abdominal aorta and a lumbar vertebral body. It can beclinically manifest with intermittent hematuria, gonadal o...

    Authors: Cecilia Gozzo, Renato Farina, Pietro Valerio Foti, Francesco Aldo Iannace, Andrea Conti, Isabella Pennisi, Serafino Santonocito, Stefano Palmucci and Antonio Basile

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2021 15:42

    Content type: Case report Published on: 1 February 2021

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  4. Uterine torsion as an elusive obstetrical emergency in pregnancy: is there an association between gravid uterus torsion and Ehlers–Danlos syndrome?: a case report

    Timely diagnosis of uterine torsion can lead to acceptable maternal and fetal outcomes. This article presents the case of a 42-year-old pregnant woman, diagnosed with a rare 270° uterine torsion, in whom prope...

    Authors: Seyedeh Noushin Ghalandarpoor-Attar and Seyedeh Mojgan Ghalandarpoor-Attar

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2022 16:210

    Content type: Case report Published on: 17 May 2022

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  5. Serial ganglion impar blocks in a patient with nutcracker syndrome refractory to left renal vein transposition: a case report

    Nutcracker syndrome is a rare disorder caused by compression of the left renal vein, usually between the aorta and the superior mesenteric artery. It typically presents with left-sided abdominal pain and hemat...

    Authors: Shawn Banon and Ioannis Skaribas

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2020 14:102

    Content type: Case report Published on: 3 July 2020

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  6. Post-traumatic fulminant paradoxical fat embolism syndrome in conjunction with asymptomatic atrial septal defect: a case report and review of the literature

    Fat embolism syndrome with respiratory failure after intramedullary nailing of a femur fracture is a rare but serious complication in trauma patients.

    Authors: Franz Mueller, Christian Pfeifer, Bernd Kinner, Carsten Englert, Michael Nerlich and Carsten Neumann

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2011 5:142

    Content type: Case report Published on: 10 April 2011

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  7. Internal jugular venous thrombosis due to Trousseau’s syndrome as the presenting feature of metastatic prostate carcinoma: a case report

    Internal jugular vein thrombosis is a rare vascular event with a potentially fatal outcome. Of the known etiologies, internal malignancies, either known or occult, are well described. Even though malignancies ...

    Authors: Asela Rasika Bandara, Harith Wimalarathna, Ranjith Kalupahana and Sonali Sihindi Chapa Gunathilake

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2016 10:104

    Content type: Case report Published on: 21 April 2016

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  8. Acute transfusion-related abdominal injury in trauma patients: a case report

    Secondary abdominal compartment syndrome is well known as a life-threatening complication in critically ill patients in an intensive care unit. Massive crystalloid fluid resuscitation has been identified as th...

    Authors: P. Michel, D. Wähnert, M. Freistühler, M. G. Laukoetter, S. Rehberg, M. J. Raschke and P. Garcia

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2016 10:294

    Content type: Case report Published on: 19 October 2016

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  9. Acute pancreatitis associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 infection: a case report and review of the literature

    We report a case of Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 infection with acute pancreatitis as the only presenting symptom. To the best of our knowledge, there are few case reports of the same presen...

    Authors: Abdullah S. Eldaly, Ayman R. Fath, Sarah M. Mashaly and Muhammed Elhadi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2021 15:461

    Content type: Case report Published on: 9 September 2021

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  10. Intestinal neuroendocrine tumor in a patient with pituitary adenoma. A case report and review of the current screening recommendations

    Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1) patients are prone to develop carcinoid tumors. Few cases report the development of gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors in patients with MEN-1 syndrome related tumors....

    Authors: Cherif Boutros, Diana Cheng-Robles and Robert Goldenkranz

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2007 1:140

    Content type: Case report Published on: 19 November 2007

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  11. Spontaneous resolution of chylous ascites following delivery: a case report

    Chyloascites or chyloperitoneum, which can be caused by different factors, is a process of eruption of one or many lymphatic vessels spontaneously. Malignant processes, inflammation or trauma can cause a sudde...

    Authors: Inas Babic, Maha Tulbah and Samir Ghourab

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2012 6:187

    Content type: Case report Published on: 4 July 2012

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  12. Certain Staphylococcus aureus strains produce Panton-Valentine leukocidin, a toxin that lyses white blood cells causing extensive tissue necrosis and chronic, recurrent or severe infection. This report documents ...

    Authors: Patrick E Akpaka, Stefan Monecke, William H Swanston, A V Chalapathi Rao, Renee Schulz and Paul N Levett

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2011 5:157

    Content type: Case report Published on: 20 April 2011

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  13. Peri-portal lymphedema in association with an acute adrenal insufficiency: case report

    We report the case of a patient with peri-portal lymphedema in association with severe adrenal insufficiency. To the best of our knowledge, this association was not previously reported in the literature. Peri-...

    Authors: Elamin Ibrahim Elamin Abdelgadir, Alaaeldin MK Bashier, Inas A Al Hameedi, Azza Abdulaziz, Sona Abuelkheir and Fatheya Alawadi

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2014 8:98

    Content type: Case report Published on: 24 March 2014

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  14. A torted wandering spleen: a case report

    A torted wandering spleen is a rare clinical occurrence with fewer than 500 cases reported and an incidence of less than 0.2%. It is brought about through laxity of the gastrosplenic and splenorenal ligaments;...

    Authors: Aman Sharma and Gisella Salerno

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2014 8:133

    Content type: Case report Published on: 1 May 2014

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  15. Catamenial rectal bleeding due to invasive endometriosis: a case report

    Although gastrointestinal involvement is the most common site for extra-genital endometriosis, deep infiltrative endometriosis, which affects the mucosal layer, is very rare.

    Authors: Joshua J. Keith, Lorenzo O. Hernandez, Livia Y. Maruoka Nishi, Tarang P. Jethwa, Jason T. Lewis and George G. A. Pujalte

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2020 14:61

    Content type: Case report Published on: 26 May 2020

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  16. Tension pneumoperitoneum after surgery for endometrial cancer and hernia in a morbidly obese female: a case report

    Obesity is a risk factor for the development of endometrial cancer and abdominal wall hernias. We report a case of tension pneumoperitoneum that developed after gynecological surgery and mesh repair of a ventr...

    Authors: Bing-Sheng Lin, Yan-Shen Shan, Wan-Chen Liu, Chin-Han Wu, Pei-Ying Wu and Keng-Fu Hsu

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2018 12:73

    Content type: Case report Published on: 20 March 2018

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  17. Transanal high pressure barotrauma causing colorectal injuries: a case series

    Rectal perforation by foreign bodies is known; however, high-pressure injury leading to rectal blowout has been confined to battlefields and is less often encountered in general medical practice. Apart from ia...

    Authors: Lovenish Bains, Amit Gupta, Ronal Kori, Vignesh Kumar and Daljit Kaur

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2019 13:133

    Content type: Case report Published on: 7 May 2019

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  18. Liver radiofrequency ablation as emergency treatment for a ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma: a case report

    Hemoperitoneum is a possible complication of hepatocellular carcinoma that may require emergency surgery as an alternative to radiological locoregional therapies.

    Authors: Alessandra Bertacco, Francesco D’Amico, Maurizio Romano, Michele Finotti, Alessandro Vitale and Umberto Cillo

    Citation: Journal of Medical Case Reports 2017 11:54

    Content type: Case report Published on: 1 March 2017

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(ISSN 2766-7820) Impact Factor: 2.6.

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The 2023 Edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2022 impact factor (IF) for WJCC as 1.1; IF without journal self cites: 1.1; 5-year IF: 1.3; Journal Citation Indicator: 0.26; Ranking: 133 among 167 journals in medicine, general and internal; and Quartile category: Q4.

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This journal is peer reviewed, indexed in MEDLINE, and has a 42% acceptance rate.

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Case reports submitted for publication are peer-reviewed quickly, usually appearing in the journal within 20 days of acceptance, and BMJ Case Reports is indexed in Medline and CINAHL databases.

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All cases are fully double-blind peer reviewed.

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The Peer review process will detect this variation to assure the quality of reporting through critical appraisal. It will assess the report, provide a valuable, supposedly constructive, feedback and helps the editor in a decision regarding the publication.

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