American Journal of Medical Case Reports

Current Issue: Volume 10, Number 12, 2022

ISSN (Print): 2374-2151

ISSN (Online): 2374-216X


Latest Articles

Intrathecal Morphine-induced Hypothermia after Caesarean Delivery and Reversal with a Short Acting Benzodiazepine
Case Report
This case report describes a patient with hypothermia induced via spinal morphine and its reversal with Lorazepam, a short acting benzodiazepine. The patient presented with refractory hypothermia following Caesarean section with paradoxical vasodilation and diaphoresis. The successful prompt ...
American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2022, 10(12), 304-306. DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-10-12-2
Pub. Date: December 04, 2022

Adenocarcinoma of the Right Hepatic Flexure: A Rare Case Presentation
Case Report
Colonoscopy is the gold standard for adenoma and adenocarcinoma detection. Here we present a rare case of a patient who presented with large bowel cancer despite a negative colonoscopy, no signs or symptoms, and a negative CT scan. This patient ordered a CEA marker only because his sister was ...
American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2022, 10(12), 300-303. DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-10-12-1
Pub. Date: December 01, 2022

Uvular Necrosis after Oral Bronchoscopy with Bronchoalveolar Lavage: A Case Report with Review of Evidence
Case Report
Uvular Necrosis is a relatively rare and unfortunate postprocedural circumstance that can occur following a traumatic oropharyngeal insertion of medical instruments. These medical instruments cause compression of the uvula decreasing vascular supply and leading to necrosis and subsequently sloughing ...
American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2022, 10(11), 295-299. DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-10-11-4
Pub. Date: November 28, 2022

Over-The-Counter Cough Medication (Dextromethorphan) Abuse: A Case Report of Dexing or Robo-tripping
Case Report
Dextromethorphan (DXM) and DXM-containing cough preparations are available over-the-counter (OTC) and are commonly abused for their euphoriant and hallucinogenic properties. These effects occur when DXM is taken in high doses (10-20 times the amount recommended for cough suppression). Awareness of ...
American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2022, 10(11), 291-294. DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-10-11-3
Pub. Date: November 22, 2022

Occurrence of Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia with the Use of Temozolomide Chemotherapy: A Case Report
Case Report
Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia (BOOP), also known as Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia, is an uncommon disease defined as an inflammation of the bronchioles which resembles pneumonia on imaging but it is in fact non-infectious pneumonia. BOOP associated with Temozolomide has been ...
American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2022, 10(11), 286-290. DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-10-11-2
Pub. Date: November 20, 2022

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Central Michigan University, United States

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