Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

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Neurofibromatosis in the practice of dermatology

Year: 2018, volume 14 Issue: №4 Pages: 760-763
Heading: Dermatovenerology Article type: Case report
Authors: Slesarenko N.A., Morrison A.V., Marchenko V.M., Moiseev A.A., Sherstobitova K.Yu., Ishmukhametova R.A.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

Neurofibromatosis belongs to the group of systemic hereditary diseases from the group of phakomatosis, characterized by developmental defects of ectodermal and mesodermal structures, mainly of the skin, nervous and bone systems, with an increased risk of developing malignant tumors. There are 7 types of the disease include a wide range of clinical manifestations even within the same family: a progressive course, the involvement of almost all organs and systems in the process, a high risk of complications, including many serious and fatal (cardiovascular) pulmonary insufficiency due to severe skeletal abnormalities, malignant degeneration by neurofibromas, etc.). An analysis of 5 clinical cases with neurofibromatosis is presented.

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Rare forms neurological disorders in an HIV-infected patient

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №2 Pages: 296-299
Heading: Neurology Article type: Case report
Authors: Sotskova V.A., Kolokolov O.V., Shuldyakov А.А., Makarov N.S.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

The study aims paying the attention of specialists in rare cases of pathology of the nervous system in HIV-infected patients. The clinical case of brain abscess in a 32 year-old HIV-positive patient. Against the background of the surgical and antiretroviral treatment of brain abscess in HIV-positive patients it managed to achieve a virologic response and regression of neurological symptoms. Presented clinical case can be useful for specialists in determining the tactics of treatment of brain abscess in HIV-infected patients.

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