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  1. Fletcher W
    Lancet, 1908;172:254-5.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  2. Burkill IH, Haniff M
    Gardens' Bulletin, 1930;6:163-321.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  3. Ellis WG
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  4. Viswalingam A
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  5. Jamani NA, Puteri Shanaz JK, Azwanis AH
    Malays Fam Physician, 2018;13(1):52-54.
    PMID: 29796213 MyJurnal
    A 21-year-old male college student presented with excessive severe bilateral sweating of his palms and
    soles for the past 3 years, which has progressively worsened. His symptoms occur throughout the day
    but worsened during exams or whenever he felt anxious. The condition has caused him difficulty in
    holding objects and writing assignments, and has resulted in public embarrassment on several occasions.
    He has to wipe his hands with a handkerchief each time they sweat. He also needs to change his socks
    frequently. No other area of his body is similarly affected. He denied any associated symptoms, such as
    pungent body odour, changes in weight, fever, heat intolerance, or changes in bowel habits. He has no
    known medical illness and is not on any medication. (Copied from article).
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  6. Ganapathi P, Nurul Yaqeen ME, Zamzurina AB
    Med. J. Malaysia, 2020 03;75(2):184-185.
    PMID: 32281607
    'Scimitar' syndrome in adulthood is usually asymptomatic. Significant structural abnormalities symptoms usually manifest early during infancy or young childhood with features of congestive heart failure from significant shunting of the anomalous pulmonary venous drainage. Diagnosis of 'Scimitar' Syndrome in adults is rare and usually an incidental finding on chest radiograph. Here, we report a case of an adult who presented with symptoms in her 40's. This syndrome has never been reported nor discussed in Malaysia. This is the first case report of 'Scimitar' Syndrome in Malaysian literature. The diagnostic dilemma, medical management, and multi-disciplinary management by cardiology, physiotherapy and pulmonary rehabilitation teams are discussed.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  7. Portelly J
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  8. Rule EK
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  9. Devota TJ
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  10. Bernard SM
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  11. Mohamed Faisal AH, Shathiskumar G, Nurul Izah A
    Med. J. Malaysia, 2015 Aug;70(4):265-6.
    PMID: 26358028 MyJurnal
    Purple urine bag syndrome (PUBS), as the name implies produces purplish discoloration of the urine. It is commonly observed among elderly women with constipation, and individuals with long term catheter in the setting of urinary tract infection (UTI). From the literature research, there were no publications on PUBS in Malaysia; however we believe that it is underreported. We present a unique case of this rare condition occurring in a 68-year-old man, a nursing home resident on long term urinary catheter. The urine cleared after hydration, antibiotic therapy and replacement of the catheter.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  12. Lee DW, Teoh DC, Chong FL
    Med. J. Malaysia, 2015 Apr;70(2):110-1.
    PMID: 26162391 MyJurnal
    We present a case of nasopharyngeal carcinoma complicated with hyperleucocytosis. After ruling our other causes we concluded that the hyperleucocytosis was due to paraneoplastic leukemoid reaction (PLR). The overall survival was 15 months which is rare among patients with PLR.
    Keywords: Sabah
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  13. Muslim D, Mohd E, Sallehudin A, Tengku Muzaffar T, Ezane A
    Malays Orthop J, 2012 Mar;6(1):35-9.
    PMID: 25279040 MyJurnal DOI: 10.5704/MOJ.1203.011
    The Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians (OSTA) score has been developed to identify women at risk of osteoporosis. It can be used as a screening tool for patients at risk who would benefit from bone mineral density measurement and treatment. It was developed based on data from eight countries including Malaysia. However, most subjects were of Chinese (59%). This study evaluated the performance of OSTA among 152 post-menopausal Malay women. OSTA score calculation and DEXA scan were performed. Our results showed that the OSTA score is a good predictor of patients at risk of osteoporosis based on BMD measurements at the proximal femur. Instrument sensitivity was 87.5%, specificity was 95.8%, positive predictive value (PPV) was 0.538, negative predictive value (NPV) was 0.993, and the area under the receiver operating characteristic curve (ROC) was 0.895. We conclude that use of the OSTA score in postmenopausal Malay women is effective and has adequate sensitivity and specificity.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  14. Mohamed Said MS, Shaharir S, Rajalingham S, Abdullah SA, Bin Hassanudin A, Soon NC, et al.
    J Med Case Rep, 2012;6:10.
    PMID: 22236863 DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-6-10
    Enteropathic arthritis is one of the recognized extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease and affects up to 25% of patients. The treatment options for refractory disease were rather limited and ineffective until the arrival of biologic therapy in the last few years. The use of etanercept was unique for this disease.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  15. Low QJ, Ng BHS, Cheo SW
    Primary pleural melanoma is a very rare condition
    and highly aggressive tumour. A patient presented
    with productive cough, haemoptysis, pluritic chest
    pain and breathlessness. On investigation, she was
    diagnosed as left-sided lung mass with pleural
    effusion. Pleural biopsy confirmed malignant
    melanoma of pleura and she was subsequently
    referred to the oncology team for palliative
    chemotherapy. In conclusion, primary pleural
    melanoma remains a rare disease with no proven
    effective treatment regime available.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
  16. Leow SN, Tang WS
    Malays Fam Physician, 2019;14(3):65-67.
    PMID: 32175043
    Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening emergency, and adrenaline is the mainstay treatment for this condition. However, there have been a few reported cases of patients experiencing cardiovascular complications, such as myocardial infarction and coronary vasospasm, after its use. We highlight such a case in a young, healthy patient and the important differentials to consider.
    Matched MeSH terms: Malaysia/ethnology
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