Depending on the inguinal hernia repair method chosen, a mesh plug can be used for reinforcement. One such method uses a polypropylene (Prolene) plug The post-operative appearance of an inguinal…

Endologix Stent-graft

  Most endostent devices used for endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms have the graft material sutured on the luminal side of the stent. The AFX endostent device (Endologix, Irvine, California)…

Management of Pancreatic Cystic Lesions

Thick slab MRCP image showing massive dilatation of the main pancreatic duct Incidental cystic pancreatic lesions found on 13% of MRI abdomens Wide variety of pathology both benign and malignant…

Bisphosphonate-related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (BRONJ) is associated with the use of bisphosphonates to treat severe osteoporosis, and metabolic and oncologic bone conditions, including hypercalcemia associated with malignancy. These agents…

Lipoleiomyoma

CT shows a predominantly fatattenuation, intramural uterine mass. There is rim of surroundingcalcification as well as a few foci of internal soft tissue density at thesuperior aspect of the massĀ …

Reactive Brown tumor of hyperparathyroidism Hemophiliac pseudotumor Benign Giant cell reparative granuloma Non-ossifying fibroma Giant cell tumor Aneurysmal bone cyst Chondroblastoma Chondromyxoid fibroma Langerhans cell histiocytosis Pigmented villonodular synovitis Malignant…

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is an umbrella term for a group of abnormalities characterized by chronic articular inflammation and association with HLA alleles. The International League Against Rheumatism (ILAR) has…

Femoral Fracture

stress fracture mri, it Stress+fracture+mri AP x-ray showing femoral Treatment with bisphosphonate therapy appears to be associated with an increased risk of atypical fractures of the femur, according to a…

Fracture Pelvis

Michael Porter, Equine Veterinarian Although there is no conclusive evidence that a hospitalization can lead to dementia, the American Geriatrics Society estimates that about 30% of patients over 70 who…