Karima Marc

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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)
Little is known about longitudinal lung function variation in patients with pulmonary Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH). The contribution of serial lung computed tomography (CT) to managing these patients has not been evaluated. This long-term retrospective study included 49 patients who were serially evaluated by lung CT and pulmonary function tests.(More)
Cystic lymphangioma of the mediastinum is an uncommon vascular tumor frequently discovered incidentally on chest x-ray exams. Radiology (CT and MRI) may suggest the diagnosis and allow an assessment of the operatives difficulties, but histology of the surgical specimen is required for precise diagnosis. Complete resection is the only treatment; in some(More)
INTRODUCTION Rifampicin is an antituberculous drug causing minor cutaneous reactions. Rifampicin-induced bullous skin reactions are rare. CASE REPORT We describe a 48-year-old man who was given rifampicin, streptomycin, isoniazid and pyrazinamide for pulmonary tuberculosis. Seventy-two hours later, he developed generalized pruritus, and an urticarial(More)
Le tabagisme et la tuberculose sont deux enjeux majeurs de santé publique au niveau mondial, en particulier dans les pays émergents. Pour déterminer les particularités cliniques, radiologiques, bactériologiques et thérapeutiques de la tuberculose pulmonaire chez les sujets tabagiques nous avons mené une étude prospective au service de phtisiologie de(More)
INTRODUCTION Vascular lesion of sarcoidosis is rare, it may precede, follow or occur with the symptoms of a Takayasu's disease. Many pathogenic mechanisms (infectious, genetic and immunological) participate in associating those two diseases. OBSERVATION We describe the case of a 24-year-old female patient, hospitalized for a check up for mediastinal and(More)
BACKGROUND Breast tuberculosis is an uncommon disease even in countries where the incidence of tuberculosis is high. CASE REPORT This is a case series concerning 4 postmenopausal breast tuberculosis cases encountered in Moulay Youssef Hospital between January 2007 and December 2010. Breast tuberculosis represents 0.25% of all hospitalized tuberculosis(More)