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Accuracy of Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) Value in Predicting Post-Operative Airway Reactivity Among Children with Congenital Cardiac Anomaly.

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100731-20012706382036
Author(s) :
Mary Ann T. Enteria, Ma. Dulce Requiron-Sy, Ma. Nerissa  De Leon, Gari D. Astrologio, Maria Encarnita  . Limpin
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Background: Fractional exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) has been used to diagnose and monitor asthma. It is a non-invasive marker of airway inflammation. Infections of the airways have been established to complicate post-operative complications. Children with upper respiratory tract infections had a s . . .
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Diagnostic Concordance of Surgically Excised Valves and Echocardiographic Findings among Rheumatic Valvular Heart Disease Patients in a Cardiovascular Center: Review of Five Years (2014 to 2018).

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100731-20012206085822
Author(s) :
Othaniel Philip R. Balisan, Aurora L. Lorenzana, Minnie Jane A. Pineda, Arlene M. De Luna
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BACKGROUND: Rheumatic heart disease is an increasingly common cause of valvular heart disease worldwide, affecting both underdeveloped and developed countries, with reported decline of cases in the latter. This cross-sectional study compared findings in echocardiography and gross morphology in na . . .
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Prosthetic Mitral Valve Endocarditis with Concomitant Cerebral Embolism.

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100731-2001210821137
Author(s) :
Maria Jhessica A. Pecson, Ma. Consolacion D. Torres
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Introduction: Prosthetic valve endocarditis complicated with stroke carries a high mortality.Case: A case of a 48-year old female known Rheumatic Heart Disease s/p MAVR 2009 with history of prolonged fever admitted for sudden onset of right sided weakness and aphasia. Physical examination r . . .
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Recurrent pnuemothorax in a patient with a rare case of sporadic lymphangioleiomyomatosis.

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100731-19121008355558
Author(s) :
Karen Anne G. Bispo
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Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare progressive cystic lung disease of uncertain etiology that affects young women. It appears to involve one of the most bizarre pathogenic mechanisms in human disease: the metastasis of histologically benign cells. Pneumothorax is one of the complications an . . .
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Total anomalous pulmonary venous return in pediatrics: a case series.

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100731-19121008051219
Author(s) :
Sheryll Dell  C. Reyes
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Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC) is a very uncommon cyanotic anomaly comprising1% of all congenital heart diseases. Since pulmonary veins drain into the systemic venous circulation, TAPVC is incompatible with life unless a communication between the right and left sides of the h . . .
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Coronary artery fistula associated with mitral valve regurgitation in a young symptomatic patient: a case report.

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100731-19121007465126
Author(s) :
Jenny-Lynn  V. Juhuri
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Congenital coronary artery fistulas are rare cardiac defects. A fistula associated with other cardiac anomalies, like valvular heart disease, is an extremely rare condition. We report a young symptomatic patient who presented with a continuous murmur heard along second right intercostal space and . . .
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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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"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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