Case Report

April 17th, 2019 A 54-year-old man, after returning from a trip to Southeast Asia where he spent much of his holiday sunbathing, showed increased levels of creatinine, suggesting kidney damage or malfunction. After referral to a kidney specialist and further...

January 9th, 2019 An unnamed Glasgow patient had to be treated in hospital after the pharmacist dispensed an erectile dysfunction cream instead of an eye lubricant, due to the similarity in names. She suffered from blurred vision, a swollen eyelid and redness and...

October 3rd, 2018 High velocity neck manipulation has been shown to result in stress on the eye and lead to spotty vision. The risk is rare, but one that Dr Yannis Paulus, a retina specialist at University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Centre, reports on. The energetic...

July 4th, 2018 Rapunzel syndrome, the rare and extreme presentation of ingested hair, was found in a series of five patients, reports the SA Medical Journal. According to a Sunday Times report, two hairballs removed from women’s stomachs in Cape Town...

June 27th, 2018 Getting a tattoo may have some unexpected complications if your immune system isn’t up to scratch, doctors at the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow, warn. The warning comes after they treated a woman for chronic pain in her left hip, knee and...

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