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Primitive Neuroectodermal tumor / Ewing Sarcoma of the rib in an 8-year-old male.

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100731-19100911090775
Author(s) :
Ana Noelle M. Dominguez, Ma. Theresa Policarpio
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Ewing sarcoma accounts for 3% of all pediatric malignancies1 with rib involvement accounting for 12%.2 Extension into the thoracic cavity can cause cardiopulmonary compromise. We report an eight-year-old male with dyspnea and abnormal chest findings. Chest CT scan showed a l . . .
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Comparison of Echocardiographic and Fluoroscopic Evaluation of Mitral Valve Calcification as a Predictor of Immediate Outcome of TMC: A Prospective Cohort Study.

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100731-19092711304944
Author(s) :
Chito C. Permejo, Rowena G. Casas
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Background: Rheumatic mitral stenosis continues to be endemic in developing countries where mitral stenosis is the most frequent valve disease. Clinical evaluation is the first step when deciding whether to operate or intervene. Patient selection is fundamental in prediction of t . . .
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Compliance with Guidelines and Six Month Mortality in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome: PHC Experience.

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100731-19092711191923
Author(s) :
Leahdette O. Padua, Maria Consolacion Dolor-Torres
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Background: In patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), mortality can be predicted using risk-scoring systems. However, the impact of compliance to guidelines-based intervention is poorly documented. Objectives: This studies aims to determines, taking . . .
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The Clinical Profile, Angiographic Features and Outcomes of Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Who Underwent Emergency Coronary Angiogram at the Philippine Heart Center.

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100731-19092711044374
Author(s) :
Ian  . Guerrero, Andres  Baysa
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Background: Acute Coronary Syndrome encompasses the spectrum of unstable angina, NSTEMI and STEMI. Pivotal in the management of these patients is recognition of clear cut indications for early invasive strategy as it translates to better survival outcome and less complications. . . .
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"Too young to have a broken heart" A case report on acute myocardial infarction in a young sensitive lady.

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100731-19091811395161
Author(s) :
Bryan Rene Toledano, Emily Mae Yap, James Ho
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Background: Acute myocardial infarction in a very young female with a maternal history of premature coronary artery disease and no other risk factors is rarely suspected due to its low probability. However, this should not deter a physician at making the appropri . . .
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Pulmonary Tuberculosis presenting as hoarseness - a case report.

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100731-19091811224868
Author(s) :
Gladys Judynil B. Daba, May Joy  C. Amancio, Fernando C. Ayuyao
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Pulmonary tuberculosis is prevalent in the Philippines with incidence of 554/100,000 people1, they usually present as chronic cough, hemoptysis, night sweats, afternoon fever and weight loss, but a patient presenting as hoarseness is rare and the tendency would be a delay in its diagno . . .
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Tricuspid valve atresia and Bjork procedure, a biventricular repair.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19091811084034
Author(s) :
Rochelle R. Pamaran, Glenda T. Tubianosa
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Introduction: Tricuspid Valve Atresia consists of complete agenesis of the tricuspid valve and absence of a direct communication between the right atrium and the right ventricle. It constitutes 2.7% of all congenital heart disease and occurs in approximately 1:15,000 live births. . . .
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Transcatheter stent implantation for coarctation of the aorta in a 10 year old female with Takayasu Arteritis: a first in the Philippines .

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100731-19091810254145
Author(s) :
Melanie D. Lopez
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Introduction: Takayasu arteritis is a large vessel vasculitis that predominantly affects the aorta and its branches. It is a disease most commonly seen in women aged 10 - 40 years old. The Philippine Pediatric society has documented about 89 cases. Traditional methods of manageme . . .
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The Accuracy of BronkoTest in Detecting Bacterial Infection in Patients With Chronic Lung Diseases.

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NCR-PHC-16041415224276
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Background: The presence of bacteria causing infection in the airways is associated with neutrophil recruitment thus correlating with the degree of yellow-green coloration of the sputum due to neutrophil myeloperoxidase accumulation. Therefore purulence of the sputum can be used . . .
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The association between the level of COPD severity and hyperinflation.

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NCR-PHC-17090714261465
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Background: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is estimated to affect 10% of the population worldwide and is an important cause of mortality and morbidity. Traditional spirometric measurements such as FEV1 correlate poorly with exercise tole . . .
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