A Giant Interhemispheric Lipoma and Corpus Callosum Agenesis (Clinical Report)

A Giant Interhemispheric Lipoma and Corpus Callosum Agenesis (Clinical Report)

Byline: Erhan Karaaslan, Mustafa Ozcetin and Ramazan Tetikcok The lipomas of the central nervous system are rare lesions and are often located in the midline and in the corpus callosum. They are rarely symptomatic and account for 0.06-0.46 % of intracranial lesions. We report a 5 year old girl who ‘was admitted to the pediatrics […]

Clinical Functional MRI

Clinical Functional MRI

The second, revised edition of this successful textbook provides an up-to-date description of the use of preoperative functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) in patients with brain tumors and epilepsies. State of the art fMRI procedures are presented, with detailed consideration of practical aspects, imaging and data processing, normal and pathological findings, and diagnostic possibilities and […]

Hyperglycemic Crisis in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa: High Mortality and Association of Hyperosmolar Ketoacidosis with a New Diagnosis of Diabetes (Original Articles) (Clinical Report)

Hyperglycemic Crisis in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa: High Mortality and Association of Hyperosmolar Ketoacidosis with a New Diagnosis of Diabetes (Original Articles) (Clinical Report)

Diabetic hyperglycaemic crisis is a major reason for high-care unit admissions, (1) with mortality rates of up to 30%. (2-9) It is characteristically classified as ketoacidotic or hyperosmolar.10 Presentations with the combination of ketoacidosis and hyperosmolality are recognised, (6,7,11-16) and have variably been described as ketoacidosis with hyperosmolality or hyperosmolar state with ketoacidosis, depending on […]