Archives of Clinical and Medical Case Reports


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Research Article Open Access Pages: 168 - 181 Ireland

Motivational Interviewing for Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetics in a Rural South African Community

Yolanda Barnard, Anthea Lesch, Tony Cassidy

Difficulty adhering to lifestyle changes required for effective management is rife among patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM). Motivational interviewing may prove a useful tool for healthcare providers when supporting patients. Thirteen poorly controlled T2DM...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550040
Case Report Open Access Pages: 187 - 189 Morocco

Linear Lichen and Anterior Cervical Hypertrichosis: Unusual Association

El Anzi Ouiam, Maouni Safae, Meziane Mariam, Hassam Badredine

Linear lichen planus is a rare variety of lichen planus characterized by lesions following the lines of Blaschko. Anterior cervical hypertrichosis is a rare and unrecognized form of local congenital hypertrichosis. It is characterized by the presence of a tuft of term...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550042
Research Article Open Access Pages: 190 - 205 USA

The Birds and the Bees: Do Puerto Rican Mothers and Daughters Talk about Sex?

Wanda I. Figueroa-Cosme, Christine Miranda-Díaz, Nanet M. Lopez-Cordova, Jose A. Capriles, Carmen N. Velez, Lydia E. Santiago, Carmen Zorrilla

Introduction: Effective communication skills that foster responsible sexual decisions are known to have the potential to reduce the risky adolescent sexual behavior. It is well understood that maternal communication is a key element in modifying the adolescent sexual ...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550043
Case Report Open Access Pages: 216 - 220 Turkey

Mesenteric Side Perforation of Strangulated Sigmoid Colon Within A Left Inguinal Hernia: An Uncommon Case

Nazim Gures, Onder Karahalli, Omer Kucuk

A 83 years old man was operated due to the acute abdominal findings and left strangulated inguinal hernia. On the exploration, trapping of sigmoid colon in the left inguinal canal observed and colonic wall was partly necrotic. After reduction, when the peritoneum cove...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550045
Case Report Open Access Pages: 221 - 226 Morocco

Primary Hydatid Cyst and Isolated from the Thigh: An Exceptional Localization

Daoudi M, El Mezouari E, Azriouil O, Boukhris J, Margad O, Nadir Y, El Fikri A, Moutaj R, Koulali KI

Muscular involvement with Echinococcusgranulosus is rare, even in endemic countries where the frequency is estimated to be less than 3%, particularly in the countries of the Mediterranean basin, North Africa and Latin America. We report the rare observation of a hydat...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550046
Case Report Open Access Pages: 227 - 230 USA

A Case of a Giant Ovarian Mass in a Teenager: Case Report and Review of Literature

Robert Hurwitz

Ovarian tumors in children are uncommon, whether benign or malignant. The diagnosis must be considered, however, when there is unexplained pelvic pain. A palpable mass further raises suspicion and warrants prompt pelvic ultrasound. On occasion, precocious puberty and ...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550047
Case Report Open Access Pages: 231 - 240 P.R. China

Imaging Findings of Solitary Plasmacytoma of the Cranium

Shrestha Sukriti, Zhu Li, Zhao Xinxiang

Solitary plasmacytoma of bone (SBP) are extremely rare and limited in the English literature. The most common locations in the skull are sphenoid bone, juxtasellar region, petrous apex and cerebral convexity or falx. SBP has higher risk of advancing to Multiple Myelom...Read More

doi: 10.26502/acmcr.96550048