Gabriel Trinidad Ruíz

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Sinonasal undifferentiated carcinomas are rare neoplasms but highly malignant and aggressive. We are reporting the case of a 75 year-old female who had related recurrent epistaxis, facial pain and progressive nasal obstruction. The clinical data collected by the exploration joint to CT showed us the presence of a tumoral mass located in the right nasal(More)
We report our study of 32 patients diagnosed as hyperparathyroidism due to chronic renal failure (27 secondary forms and 5 tertiary ones), between June 1990 and 2003, that were sent from Nefrology Department for to surgical intervention. The following parameters have been analysed: Age, sex, clinical symptoms, kind of surgery performed, postoperative(More)
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome is a rare illness characterized by secondary facial edema mainly located on the upper lip, recurrent facial palsy and plicated or fissured tongue. We report the clinical case of a 30-year-old female with the classic triad but severe bilateral affectation of the facial nerve. We describe the results of all the tests and(More)
The larynx is a rare site of deposition for amyloidosis. We are reporting the clinical case of a 73 years female with hoarseness of 2 years evolution due to a laryngeal mass which was informed as located primary amyloidosis after anatomopathologic exam (AP) and its extension study. A laryngeal microsurgery was performed and then we proceeded to send the(More)
INTRODUCTION A prospective and statistic study is presented to evaluate the efficacy of nutritional support in the postoperative care of patients with pharyngocutaneous fistula after laryngectomy. PATIENTS AND METHODS All patients who developed pharyngocutaneous fistula after total o partial laryngectomy between 2001 and 2004 were included and assigned to(More)
Churg-Strauss Sindrome or allergic granulomatosis is a small vessel systemic vasculitis characterized by asthma, hypereosinophilia and necrotizing vasculitis with extravascular eosinophil granulomas. We describe a case assisted in our hospital who presented pulmonary infiltrates, fever, peripherical neuropathy, weight loss, myalgia, rhinosinusitis, with(More)
INTRODUCTION To evaluate the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of the treatments used for controlling epistaxis, particularly compared with the surgical endoscopic ligation or cauterization of sphenopalatine (SP) and anterior ethmoid (AE) arteries, a intervention prospective-retrospective study is presented with the aim of assessing the feasibility of these(More)
We report the clinical case of a 54 year old male who was diagnosed as left maxillary sinusitis with poor evolution in spite of several treatments. All the tests performed on this patient are shown and they allowed the final anatomopathologic diagnosis of infection by Fusarium sp., an opportunist fungal pathogen very rare as cause of an ENT infection. It(More)
We report a clinical case of a 26 years old female who had a 2 years evolution chin tumour with hypercalcemia (11.8 mg/dl) and PTH (paratohormone) of 761 pg/ml. She underwent a CT scan and MRI of the mandible, as well as a biopsy followed by excision of the tumour by the maxilofacial surgeons. Our ENT Department asked for a Scintigraphy (Tc99s-mibi) and(More)
We describe the case of a 49-year-old female with chronic renal failure and secondary hyperparathyroidism that not dissapeared after kidney transplant and turned into an autonomous form (tertiary hyperparathyroidism). The xRays and CT showed the presence of multiple brown tumors in iliac bones and tibia. We performed a parathyroidectomy removing a lower(More)