Day: April 6, 2021

A Rare Presentation of Warthin’s Tumour in the Submandibular Gland of a 7- Year-Old Boy

Faculty: Dr. Zahangir Boksh A seven-year-old boy presented with a painless swelling of the right submandibular salivary gland for 1 year. The submandibular swelling was not associated with any calculus. Right submandibular sialo adenectomy done. Surprisingly the histopathology came as Warthin’s tumour. Warthin’s tumour mostly occurs in parotid gland in older age group. Because of the …

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New proposed classification of retromandibular vein root variants based on cadaver dissections and review of literature -Clinical implications

Faculty: Dr. Sanyal SanjoyStudent: Sommy M Joeaneke Accepted in European Journal of Anatomy, which is one of the premier journals in the Western Hemisphere. In successive cadaver dissections two instances of non-dividing, mutually opposing variants of RMV were described and anatomically characterized. Based on this classification, the clinical significance of such variants was discussed in …

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Delayed Titanium Hypersensitivity and Retained Foreign Body Causing Late Abdominal Complications

Student: Ravi Jagani, 4th Year Medical Student A unique case about a 28-year-old female presenting with a spectrum of abdominal symptoms  associated with a titanium allergy reaction from previously inserted titanium-based surgical clips. The case also unfolds rare differential diagnoses to keep in mind when encountering a patient with abdominal pain and associated nonspecific symptoms. …

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