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A Hürthle cell tumor of the thyroid gland resected ten days after fine needle aspiration (FNA) showed extensive necrosis accompanied by a small area of hemorrhage. Although no vascular thrombosis was noted in the histologic specimen, it is possible that the necrosis was the result of compromised vascular supply due to the FNA.
Materials and methods In a comparative study, a Bertec force platform was used to record center of pressure (COP) data. Ten female adolescents with hyperkyphosis (mean age: 13.9 years, mean Cobb angle 52°) were compared to 14 age-matched controls (average age 14.8 years) in static and dynamic balance tests. In static tests, we used two visual conditions(More)
Black thyroid discoloration following long-standing use of minocycline has been reported. Morphologic findings of aspiration cytology of these lesions was first reported from The Ohio State University. This abstract describes a second case of black thyroid that was preceded by aspiration cytology. In both cases, thyroidectomies were performed based on(More)
Objectives: The main aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of Idiopathic Scoliosis among the Algiers school population. However, the analysis of the results also enabled us to sketch a profile of the typical Algerian child with scoliosis. Background: The epidemiological profile of this disease has scarcely been studied in our country. In fact,(More)
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