2018, Volume 25, Issue 3

A Case of Neurodegenerative Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a myeloproliferative neoplasm of pathologic dendritic cells (DC). This is supported by the clonality of these cells, the recurrent mutations in BRAF-V600E and other MAPK pathway genes, the identification of the BRAF-V600E mutation in hematopoietic […]

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Another Approach of Resistant Hypertension: What to Do When the Pharmacological Treatment Fails?

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is an important risk factor for elevated blood pressure (BP), especially in patients with resistant hypertension (RHT)[1]. HT physiopathology in OSA patients involves aspects such as secondary sympathetic hyper reactivity because of intermittent hypoxia, decreased barometric […]

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X-linked Lissencephaly: a Smooth Brain and a Rough Journey for a 15-Year-Old-Patient

The cerebral cortex shows a precise layering of multiple neuronal types with distinct form and function, essential for the cognitive functions that define us as humans. Remarkably, cortical neurons are not formed in the cortex itself but in specialized proliferative […]

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Aggressive Nasal Type Extranodal Natural killer/T-cell Lymphoma Presenting as Refractory Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis…

We present a rare case of nasal type extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma mimicking granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), in order to highlight the difficulties in the differential diagnosis of destructing nasal lesions. Extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type is a rare type of […]

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Unusual Combination of Posterior Femoral Head Dislocation and Ipsilateral Intertrochanteric Open Fracture: Case Report

The combination of posterior femoral head dislocation with ipsilateral intertrochanteric fracture is an extremely rare occurrence, therefore, few reports exist. The posterior femoral head dislocation is an injury most common encountered in road traffic accident (dash-board) and may associate various […]

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Results in Breast Reconstruction – Retrospective Study

In the last century, the breast reconstruction after mastectomy has become an important element of the multicentric treatment of the patients suffering from breast cancer. Breast reconstruction was initially developed to reduce the complications of mastectomy and the deformations of […]

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Symptoms of Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity and Impulsivity in a Sample of Personality Disorder Patients

ADHD and personality disorders are known to have clinical presentations that sometimes share different symptoms. Their characteristics are pervasive, relatively stable over the years. This study tries to determine the prevalence of attention deficit and hyperactivity/im-pulsivity symptoms in a population […]

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Endometriosis-Associated Infertility

Endometriosis is definined as the presence of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterine cavity and it presumably affects 10-15% of reproductive aged women. The prevalence of endometriosis appears to be higher in women in Philippines, Indian, Japanese and Korean origin[1]. Clinical […]

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Management of Hypertension in the Elderly by Modern Methods

An increasing public health concern is the hypertensi-on in the elderly (above the age of 65 years)[1], which is under-recognized as a major contributor to premature disability and institutionalization[2]. Numerical increase in older people and consequently the consumption of drugs, […]

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Update on Rehabilitation Protocol Following ACL Reconstruction

Anterior cruciate ligament lessions represent one of the most frequently met injuries of the knee, with an increasing incidence depending on the statistics, most of them occuring in athletes or young adults[1-5]. The re-construction of the anterior cruciate ligament can […]

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Methods of Transvaginal Ultrasound Examination in Endometriosis

“Endometriosis is a chronic, hormone-dependent condition with a nonspecific clinical picture, including chronic pelvic pain, a disturbing symptom that causes the patient to seek specialist medical advice”[1]. It is a chronic, often progressive, condition that affects women of reproductive age […]

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ISSN-online 2360-2473
ISSN-L 1223-0472
ISSN-print 1223-0472

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The Modern Medicine / Medicina Moderna is indexed by EBSCO and INDEX COPERNICUS

CNCSIS Category B+ journal
COD 475 pozitia 230

CME Credits: 10 (Romanian College of Physicians)

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