Asmaa Jniene

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UNLABELLED Intracardiac thrombus is a rare manifestation of Behcet's disease. OBSERVATION we report the case of a 60 year old male patient with Behçet's disease who presented with dyspnea and haemoptysis. CT angiography and echocardiography was performed allowing the identification of right heart thrombus associated with pulmonary artery aneurysm. The(More)
Tuberculosis remains a public health concern worldwide particularly in Third World countries. Lymph node (LN) tuberculosis is the most frequent extra lung localization. Because of modern transport and mass migration from the developing to the developed world, it is important for all clinicians to keep this diagnostic possibility in mind. Evaluate(More)
The tuberculin skin test (TST) is a widely used diagnostic test, but its interpretation depends on the cut-off used for positivity. This study determined the threshold value of positivity of TST when screening for tuberculosis infection and when directly diagnosing tuberculosis disease. We conducted a prospective study over 2 years among 174 patients with(More)
INTRODUCTION Sleep apnea syndrome is increasingly common in the general population and is under-diagnosed but we lack studies on the estimation of its specific prevalence in several populations including Morocco. MATERIALS AND METHODS The aim of the study is to determine the prevalence of the main clinical symptoms of sleep apnea syndrome including(More)
Well-differentiated fetal adenocarcinoma (WDFA) is a very uncommon malignant tumor originating in the lung. This report describes the case of a 38-year-old woman with a WDFA treated by surgery. The malignancy is low grade and associated with a good prognosis, and so it is important for clinicians to be aware of and to identify this rare variant of(More)
INTRODUCTION Sleep apnea syndrome is a highly prevalent disorder that is still underdiagnosed and undertreated and whose obstructive form is the most common. The diagnosis is suspected on clinical signs collected by interrogation and questionnaires (Berlin questionnaire and Epworth sleepiness scale), then confirmed by objective sleep study findings(More)
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