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Hormonal agents (estrogen and progesterone) are being studied for their use in bleeding. This observance was initially explored in a patient with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) with epistaxis had variation in bleeding depending on her menstrual cycles.(1) Thus, hormonal therapy was initially used in patients with HHT to control episodes of… (More)
Isolated factor V (FV) deficiency is a rare disorder with approximately 150 cases reported in the literature since 1943. Bleeding symptoms from FV deficiency vary widely. FV deficiency usually manifests early in the life. We present a 59-year-old case with FV deficiency discovered during pre-operative laboratory screen.
ABVD regimen (doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine and dacarbazine) remains the most commonly used front-line therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma. However, atypical and extranodal presentations present challenges to initial therapy, especially in the presence of renal and liver failure. We hereby present two cases of young male patients with atypical presentation… (More)