Alessandro Severo Alves de Melo

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A male, 20-year-old patient with hematochezia and enterorrhagia associated with weight loss. Colonoscopy demonstrated nonspecific rectitis, and histopathological analysis was compatible with Crohn’s disease. The treatment was initiated and remission was observed. After five months, the medication was interrupted without medical advice, and recurrence of the(More)
A male, 63-year-old, HIV-negative patient was admitted to the hospital with intermittent frontal headache, right facial pain and diplopia for at least two months. Neurological examination revealed both cranial nerves VI paresis and facial pain in the area innervated by the branches V2 and V3 of the right trigeminal nerve. No alteration was observed in the(More)
manifests clinically as a yellowish mass in the lateral corner of the eye, which becomes more evident with retropulsion of the globe. The imaging tests that can facilitate the diagnosis of subconjunctival fat prolapse are CT and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the orbits, the most important radiological finding being that of a mass with fat density or(More)
In Brazil, without considering the non-melanoma skin tumors, bladder cancer in men is the eighth most common, and the urothelial carcinoma or transitional cell carcinoma is the most common among these. Cutaneous metastases from urothelial neoplasms appear as single or multiple erythematous, infiltrated nodules or plaques, and like other cases of distant(More)
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