Alessandro Severo Alves de Melo

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A male, 20-year-old patient with hematochezia and enteror-rhagia 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(More)
The purpose of this case series is to report eight patients with giant prolactinomas emphasizing presentations and a treatment complication. The study group included six men and two women. The median age was 29 years (18-54 years); median serum prolactin level was 4,562 ng/ml (1,543-18,690 ng/ml); three patients (37.5%) had panhypopituitarism; median tumor(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)
337 Primary intercavernous lymphoma of the central nervous system Linfoma intercavernoso primário do sistema nervoso central 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(More)
The international standard of transport and storage of radiological images-DICOM, the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)-was formed to integrate the industry segment in favor of a single model of operation, aiming above all integration, customization and possible economy. This methodology combines virtues, mainly by excluding the(More)
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