BACKGROUND The best way to handle an emergency is to be prepared in advance. The purpose of this study was to assess the availability of medical emergency drugs at dental offices and to determine the level of knowledge and preparedness of dentists to manage medical emergencies at their dental offices. MATERIALS AND METHODS A descriptive cross-sectional… (More)
We present a 42-year-old man with a 1-month history of painless jaundice, dark urine, clay-colored stools, and a 13.5-kg weight loss. Laboratory tests revealed elevated liver enzymes and CA19-9. Imaging showed dilation of both the intra- and extrahepatic bile ducts, narrowing of the bile duct at the junction of the common bile duct and common hepatic duct,… (More)
The skin is an unusual site of metastases from solid organ malignancies. We report the case of a patient with a malignant mixed non-seminomatous germ cell tumor of the testis, presenting with cutaneous metastasis, which was treated with salvage chemotherapy.
Objective: 1.To present a case of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH) and Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) relieved by Adenotonsillectomy 2.To review the literature regarding the relationship between IIH and OSA Methods: We present a case report of a nine year old obese female who presented to us with severe intractable pseudotumor cerebri, also known… (More)