Case Report

Psychological distress in a social media content moderator: A case report

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>The expansion of social media platforms has given birth to a specific professional category in charge of &laquo; sanitizing &raquo; social media and keeping it free of &ldquo;inappropriate&rdquo; content. These content moderators, as a result...

Research Article

Health professional stress during COVID-19 pandemic

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>WHO declared the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, caused by SARS-CoV-2, to be a pandemic on March 12, 2020. In Morocco, the first case was reported in March 2nd 2020. The mental health of general population, medical and nursing staff especially ...

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Unusual cause of parietal thoracic pain: A case report

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>We report the radio-clinical observation of a 21-year-old patient, referred for anterior chest parietal discomfort evolving for 3 months ago, with the notion of trauma.</p> <p>The chest CT (computed tomography) scan detected a costal cartilage...

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Vaginal embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma in young woman: A case report and literature review

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Rhabdomyosarcomas are the most common soft tissue tumors of childhood. They are characterized by their poor prognosis. Vaginal location is very rare after puberty and exceptional in the post menopause. Treatment is based on several therapeutic measures combi...

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Pharmaco-economic study and cost of care for chronic diseases: Case of Haemophilia in Morocco

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>This paper is an attempt to enrich the literature about the role that can play some economic approaches, such as cost-effectiveness analysis, in order to help medical stuffs to decide about the treatment to adopt in case of a chronic disease such as Haemophi...

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An unusual case of a maxillary sinonasal neuroendocrine carcinoma

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>It&rsquo;s a 24 years old female patient who presented with rhinological burning pain evolving since 1 year. She didn&rsquo;t consult until a blistering lesion filled half of the oral cavity. The initial biopsy of the tumor was interpreted as a round...

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Delayed penile prosthesis implantation in the delayed presentation of ischemic priapism

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Priapism is currently defined as a prolonged painful erection without sexual stimuli, if priapism persists &gt; 36 hours, conservative treatment does not lead to detumescence.<br /> The most common etiologies are: medications into corpora cavernos...

Research Article

Heterotopic Gastric Mucosa of the Proximal Esophagus: An Under recognized Entity

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Heterotopic gastric mucosa (HGM) is an islet of gastric mucosa within the esophageal mucosa. These lesions can sit throughout the digestive tract and rarely in the upper third of the esophagus. The pathophysiology of HGM remains poorly understood.</p> ...

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Branchio Oculo Facial Syndrome

<h2>Clinical Image</h2> <p>A 3-month-old girl presented to the surgical consultation room with bilateral cleft lip incomplete. A girl weighing 4205 g, was born at term&nbsp; after an uneventful pregnancy with a birth weight of 2500 g. There was no family history. On examinat...

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Occipital lobe ependymal cyst with unusual presentation

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Intraparenchymal cysts without communication to the ventricles or the subarachnoid space are named ependymal or epithelial cysts. The estimated ratio of their incidence compared with arachnoid cysts is 1:10. Neurologic deficit can occur when the cyst exerts ...

Review Article

Management of Ischemic Stroke during cardiac catheterization: A case report and review of literature

<h2>Introduction</h2> <p>Stroke following coronary interventions is a devastating and most dreaded complication with signi&beta;icant morbidity and mortality. Various factors have been ascribed for this complication including the technical errors [1]. A small percentage of s...

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Late discover of a traumatic cardiac injury: Case report

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Blunt chest trauma leads to a wide range of lesions, relatively minor parietal injuries to potentially fatal cardiac lesions, making diagnosis and management difficult. The diagnosis is currently facilitated by imaging, however, these lesions may go unnotice...

Review Article

Subungual exostosis: Pediatric aspects

<h2>Introduction</h2> <p>Subungual exostosis (SUE) is a benign phalangeal tumor of an osteocartilaginous nature [1]. SUE is most commonly diagnosed in children and young adults; most of these lesions are located in the big toe, although they can occur (albeit infrequently) in ot...

Research Article

Rehabilitation of hearing by cochlear implantation

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Background:</strong> Cochlear implants (CI) are nowadays a widely accepted treatment for sensorineural hearing loss SNHL.</p> <p><strong>Aim:</strong> This study aimed to describe the epidemiological characteris...

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An uncommon cause of isolated ascites: Pseudomyxoma peritonei

<h2>Summary</h2> <p>Pseudomyxoma peritonei or Gelatinous Peritoneal Disease is a rare disease. We report a case treated in the department of Hepato-Gastroenterology at Ibn Sina Hospital in Rabat, of a 64-year-old male who presented with an abdominal pain and an increased volume ...

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Local recurrence after enlarged total nephrectomy

Local isolated recurrence of kidney cancer in the renal lodge after radical nephrectomy is rare and has a poor prognosis. Surgical excision, sometimes even extended to neighboring organs, is currently the only effective treatment for local recurrence of kidney cancer. The interest of new medic...

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Linear IgA bullous dermatosis in a child successfully responding to oral antibiotics

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Linear IgA bullous dermatosis (LABD) is a rare, chronic, autoimmune bullous dermatosis affecting young children and adults. The exact pathogenesis of this disease is still unknown, although both humoral and cellular immune response are involved. Clinically, ...

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Unusual presentation of a bilateral basilar stroke: Bradycardia

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>We report a case of 79-year-old man who presented to our emergency department (ED) for lipothymia. The patient developed significant bradycardia with hypotension. His EKG objectified a slow atrial fibrillation .the patient rapidly installed a coma. A non-con...

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Orthodontics Miniscrews to Correct an Anchorage Loss: Case Report

<h2>ABSTRACT</h2> <p>The recent introduction of the miniscrew in orthodontics revolutionized the clinical and biomechanical approach of anchoring. Used as direct or indirect anchoring, the orthodontic micro screws indications field is expanding due to their easy insertion, and t...