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Volume 4 Issue 1
Behcet’s Disease Presenting with an Esophageal Aphthous Ulcer: A Case Report
1,2Masoumi M, Davatchi F, 1Amirkanian F, 1Shajari R, 1Mouhaddes M, 2Pournazari M
Behcet’s Disease (BD) is a chronic, multisystemic inflammatory disorder. It is rare but the prevalence is high in countries such as China, Korea, Japan, and Turkey and Iran along the ancient Silk Road from East Asia to Mediterranean, and the lower prevalence of BD is in the United States and Northern European countries.
Multiple Schwannomas Arising from A Single Nerve Root of the Cauda Equina
1Masatoshi Teraguchi, 1Mamoru Kawakami, 1Yuyu Ishimoto
Schwannomas are the most common intradural extramedullary spinal lesions. Most spinal tumors are solitary and sporadic, with the exception of neurofibromatosis type 1, in which almost all spinal nerve root tumors are schwannomas or mixed tumors. This report describes a case of multiple schwannomas arising from a single nerve root of the cauda equine, along with a review of literature. The present case is unique owing to the presence of multiple schwannomas with a bead-like intradural extramedullary appearance, arising from a single nerve root of the cauda equina.
A Case Report of 99mtc-Labelled Glucosamine [99mtc-ECDG] In The Evaluation of Myositis
Omran Y*1, Spencer D1, Angelides S2, Manolios N1
A 69-year-old man presented with upper and lower limb weakness progressing over several months, to the point of being unable to mobilise. His past medical history included type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia on simvastatin for over 5 years. Physical examination revealed symmetrical proximal upper and lower limb and axial weakness.
Ameloblastic Carcinoma of the Mandible: A Case Report
Mohamed Amine Allouane, 1Rabii Laababsi, 1Adil Lekhbal, 1Sami Rouadi, 1Reda Abada, 1Mohamed Roubal, 1Mohamed Mahtar
Malignant odontogenic tumours are rare and represent approximately 1% of all oral malignancies.  Ameloblastic Carcinoma (AC) is an uncommon malignant epithelial odontogenic tumour of jaw, with characteristic histologic features and behavior.Clinically, it is aggressive in nature with extensive local bone’s destruction that has retained the features of ameloblastic differentiation.