Jose Luis Fernández Reyes

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INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES The ACC/AHA/ESC 2001 guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation (AF) establish 4 categories: first episode, paroxysmal, persistent and permanent. The aim of this study was to analyze the frequency of the different clinical patterns of presentation of AF in hospitalized patients. PATIENTS AND METHOD We analyzed the(More)
Septic thrombophlebitis of internal jugular vein following oropharyngeal infections, referred to as postanginal sepsis, was first described at the beginning of the century by Lemièrre. For diagnostic of Lemièrre's syndrome, distant metastatic abscesses from septic embolization are required. These are placed most frequently in the lungs, but also occurred in(More)
Acute rhabdomyolysis (ARM) is a clinico-biological syndrome characterized by the lesion of the skeletal muscle resulting in a disorder of the permeability at the membrane of the muscle cells, with the release of intracellular substances to the plasma, mainly proteins and ions. We present the case of a chronic alcoholic patient which, after a period of(More)
Internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD) is a rare entity that either results from traumatic injury or can be spontaneously preceded or not by a minor trauma such as sporting activities. It represents a major cause of stroke in young patients. The diagnosis should be suspected with the combination of Horner's syndrome, headache or neck pain, and retinal or(More)
Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis (PLE) is a disorder characterized by severe cognitive dysfunction and seizures. It is usually associated with small cell lung carcinoma. Diagnosis is difficult because clinical markers are often lacking, and symptoms usually precede the diagnosis of cancer. Serological detection of antineuronal antibodies can be useful. We(More)
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