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Carolina Shalini Singarayar, Foo Siew Hui, Nicholas Cheong and Goay Swee En

thyrotoxic clinically with a heart rate of 100 beats per minute. Other positive physical findings included a systolic murmur over the left sternal edge, rebound tenderness over the right iliac fossa and bilateral pedal oedema. There were no clinical findings

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Frank Gao, Stephen Hall and Leon A Bach

, abdomen and pelvis was normal, apart from minimal fibrotic change at the lung bases posteriorly. MRI of his upper and lower limbs showed patchy, asymmetric oedema in muscles of both calves, with the remaining muscles being normal ( Fig. 1 ). Figure 1

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F Serra, S Duarte, S Abreu, C Marques, J Cassis and M Saraiva

A case of a 68-year-old woman with a previous history of controlled hypertension and sinusitis developed symptoms of progressive hearing loss over the past year. She also complained of leg oedema and started taking furosemide. At that time, the

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Aysenur Ozderya, Sule Temizkan, Kadriye Aydin Tezcan, Feyza Yener Ozturk and Yuksel Altuntas

a retardation in his secondary sex characters; upon palpation, his bilateral testes were atrophic, and he had a micropenis (<7 cm). An extremity examination revealed an oedema and an ulcerative skin lesion on his left leg. His bilateral superficial

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Natassia Rodrigo and Samantha Hocking

afebrile. Neurological examination revealed no focal deficits and reflexes that were globally brisk but not hyper-reflexic. Cranial nerve examination was normal with no visual field defect. She was noted to have pitting oedema bilaterally to the knees and

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Anna Luiza Galeazzi Rech, Yvon Stüve, Andreas Toepfer and Katrin E Schimke

stage, demasking typical subtle early changes like subchondral bone marrow oedema with or without microfracture ( 6 ). Any part of the foot might be affected, resulting in five anatomic regions defined by Sanders and Frykberg ( 7 ). Therefore, in the

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Mawson Wang, Benjamin Jonker, Louise Killen, Yvonne Bogum, Ann McCormack and Ramy H Bishay

levels and haemorrhage. There is extensive perilesional oedema and compression of the temporal horn of the right lateral ventricle. Treatment Based on the clinical presentation and CT findings, the patient was immediately commenced on oral

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S Solomou, R Khan, D Propper, D Berney and M Druce

cured. On examination, he was found to be cachectic, with darkening of his skin and peripheral oedema. Biochemistry revealed hypokalaemia (1.8 mmol/l), hypomagnesaemia (0.51 mmol/l) and hypocalcaemia (1.73 mmol/l). Vitamin D level was 46 nmol

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S F Wan Muhammad Hatta, L Kandaswamy, C Gherman-Ciolac, J Mann and H N Buch

abdominal obesity, supraclavicular and nape of the neck pad of fat, proximal muscle weakness, bruising and thinning of skin, bilateral leg oedema but no striae. Pulse rate was 72 beats/min (bpm), blood pressure 178/96 mmHg, temperature 37°C, weight 76.4 kg

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Elise Flynn, Sara Baqar, Dorothy Liu, Elif I Ekinci, Stephen Farrell, Jeffrey D Zajac, Mario De Luise and Ego Seeman

63-year-old female presented to a regional hospital with peripheral oedema and worsening hypertension on a background of previously well-controlled hypertension. On examination, she was hypertensive, tachycardic, hirsute and had ecchymoses on her