World Journal of Medical Case Reports

Volume 2, Issue 2, June 2021

  • Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in an 8-Month-Old Baby

    Hanzelina, Ketut Ariawati, Anak Agung Ngurah Ketut Putra Widnyana

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 19-24
    Received: 29 April 2021
    Accepted: 24 May 2021
    Published: 31 May 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210202.11
    Abstract: Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is a rare disorder with incidence 1 in 50.000 to 150.000 live births. HLH has high fatality rate and poor prognosis, therefore early recognition and diagnosis are necessary. Hereby we aimed to describe the clinical, examination and management aspects of HLH. An eight-month-old girl came with bloating stomach... Show More
  • Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome: An Important Cause of Post Coital Thunderclap Headache

    Ghulam Kawnayn, Humayun Kabir, Kawsar Ahmed

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 25-28
    Received: 12 May 2021
    Accepted: 8 June 2021
    Published: 22 June 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjmcr.20210202.12
    Abstract: Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS) is a rare cause of intracranial haemorrhage which is often unrecognized. There are no specific causes of the syndrome but many clinical conditions and drugs have been observed to be responsible for this syndrome. Often calcium channel blockers (CCBs) are used to relieve the symptoms. Here we will... Show More