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A Pazderska, S Crowther, P Govender, K C Conlon, M Sherlock and J Gibney

-surgical management of AVN of the hip due to endogenous hypercortisolaemia. Case presentation A 36-year-old female was admitted under orthopaedic surgery to investigate right leg pain. Lumbar spine MRI showed a left paracentral disc herniation at L4/L5 level

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M Horsey, P Hogan and T Oliver

-year-old Caucasian female was seen in our Emergency Department with a chief complaint of progressive right leg pain, edema and erythema over the course of 1week ( Fig. 1 ). Her past medical history was significant for hypothyroidism, a DVT in the right

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Alessandro Mantovani, Fabrizia Perrone, Vincenzo Stoico, Isabella Pichiri, Laura Salvotelli, Ilaria Teobaldi, Massimiliano Bruti, Michela Conti, Luca Cima, Albino Eccher and Enzo Bonora

) range from 25% to 30% of all primary cutaneous lymphomas ( 5 , 6 , 7 ). To note, the primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (PCDLBCL), leg type, is a rare and aggressive lymphoma, which represents approximately 4% of all cutaneous lymphomas

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Yael Lefkovits and Amanda Adler

(photograph shown below) on the medial portion of his right leg. The lesion had been present for 3 months and was associated with ‘deep pain’, generalised malaise and unintentional weight loss. Numerous courses of antibiotics prescribed by the general

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N Siddique, R Durcan, S Smyth, T Kyaw Tun, S Sreenan and J H McDermott

mmol/mol (15.4%), confirming a diagnosis of DM. Basal-bolus insulin therapy was commenced. Six weeks later the patient returned to the hospital complaining of chest, shoulder, arm and leg pain with associated paraesthesia. The pain was described as

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Soham Mukherjee, Anuradha Aggarwal, Ashu Rastogi, Anil Bhansali, Mahesh Prakash, Kim Vaiphei and Pinaki Dutta

presentation Case summary Case 1 A 42-year-old female patient presented with complaint of pain and swelling in the right calf for the last 2 months ( Fig. 1 a). There was no history of fever. She was a known case of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) for

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Nobuhiro Miyamura, Shuhei Nishida, Mina Itasaka, Hirofumi Matsuda, Takeshi Ohtou, Yasuhiro Yamaguchi, Daisuke Inaba, Sadahiro Tamiya and Tetsuo Nakano

mainly in his lower extremities. His body mass index was 19.5 kg/m 2 and blood pressure was 153/88. He had been well until approximately 2.5 years before this admission, when he experienced a sudden onset of pain in both legs. Initially, thermalgia

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Davi da Silva Barbirato, Mariana Fampa Fogacci, Mariana Arruda, Monique Oliveira Rodrigues and Leonardo Vieira Neto

involvement of the individual and the diagnosis of periodontitis. Case presentation A 44-year-old male presented to the Medical School of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro reporting pain in his left leg for two months, with functional incapacity

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Maria P Yavropoulou, Christos Poulios, Christoforos Foroulis, Symeon Tournis, Prodromos Hytiroglou, Kalliopi Kotsa, Isaak Kessisoglou and Pantelis Zebekakis

combined with the clinical presentation of the patient with excruciating pain and limp dysfunction led to the decision of an aggressive operation of high amputation of the affected limb up to the height of the distal femur. At that time, we also performed a

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Yasuhiro Oda, Masayuki Yamanouchi, Hiroki Mizuno, Rikako Hiramatsu, Tatsuya Suwabe, Junichi Hoshino, Naoki Sawa, Kenichi Ohashi, Takeshi Fujii and Yoshifumi Ubara

percutaneous interventions were done upon follow-up coronary angiographies. He also had peripheral artery disease status post toe amputations due to diabetic foot ulcers. Pain and numbness in the legs were suggestive of diabetic neuropathy. His other past