Medical Journal of Malaysia

MED J MALAYSIA Vol 71 NO. 2, April 2016

Original Articles

Visual outcome following posterior capsule rupture during phacoemulsification in a tertiary care hospital in Malaysia
Thanigasalam Thevi, Soumendra Sahoo

Acute vascular complications (flap necrosis and congestion) with one stage and two stage distally based sural flap for wound coverage around the ankle
Nazri Mohd Yusof, Ahmad Fadzli Sulong, Wan Azman Wan Sulaiman, Mohammed Azril Mohammed Amin

Efficacy of helicobacter pylori eradication as an upfront treatment of secondary immune thrombocytopenia: an experience from Pakistan
Sadia Sultan, Mohammed Irfan, Jamaluddin Kakar, Miray Hasan

Is research related to a country’s economic development? An analysis of biomedical publications from several GCC and ASEAN countries from 1994-2013
Chao Tian Tang, Paul Mark Wilkerson, Yuen Soon

Staphylococcus aureus carriage in selected kindergartens in Klang Valley
Nurul Azmawati Mohamed, Shalinawati Ramli, Nur Natasha Zulkifli Amin, Wan Shahida Wan Sulaiman, Ilina Isahak, Tengku Zetty Maztura Tengku Jamaluddin, Nooriah Mohammed Salleh

Short Communication

Zika virus and its potential re-emergence in Malaysia
Jamal I-Ching Sam, Yoke Fun Chan, Indra Vythilingam, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman

Case Reports

Unusual mediastinal lymph node uptake and peritoneopleural fistula demonstrated on Technetium-99m macro-aggregated human serum albumin (Tc-99m MAA) peritoneal scintigraphy in a patient with portal hypertension
Colin Jingxian Tan, Sue Ping Thang, Winnie Wing-Chuen Lam

Fever with intradialytic pelvic pain: a case of iliopsoas abscess complicated with Methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus Aureus bacteraemia in an end stage renal failure patient
Alif Adlan Mohd Thabit, Wan Mohd Rasis Wan Ahmad Kamil, Mohd Ramadhan Mohd Din

Stomach trichobezoar (rapunzel syndrome) with iatrogenic intussusception
Yee Ian Yik, Ann Kee How

Damage control resuscitation: A case of thoraco-abdominal impalement
Nur Abdul Karim, Mohd Amin Mohd Mokhtar, Izzat Ismail, Abdul Halim S, Nor Elayni Borhan

Bilateral optic neuritis in a boy – More than the eyes
Mee Ai Loh, Peng Chuan Alex Khoo, Mei Fong Chong

Case report: Leiomyoma of the anterior abdominal wall
Ernest Ong Cun Wang, Siow Sze Li

Appendicular mass complicating acute appendicitis in a patient with dengue fever
Low Yen Nee, Brian Cheong Mun Keong

A case of chronic myeloid leukaemia in blast transformation with leukemic ascites
Mohd Ridzuan Mohd Said, Ernie Yap, Wan Fariza Wan Jamaluddin, Fadilah S Abdul Wahid, Salwati Shuib

Enteropathy-associated T-cell lymphoma: An extremely rare cause of chronic diarrhoea
Chee-Chiat Liong, Sarala Ravindran, Gnana Kumar Gnanasuntharam, Edmund Fui-Min Chin, Peng-Soon Koh, Wah-Kheong Chan

Dialysis disequilibrium syndrome: A preventable fatal acute complication
Mah Doo Yee, Yia Hua Jern, Cheong Wai Seng

Recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax during pregnancy managed conservatively: a case report
Mohamed Faisal Abdul Hamid, Hazwani Aziz, Soo Chun Ian, Andrea Ban Yu Lin

Mycotic bronchial artery aneurysmal rupture in the early stage of lung abscess: A case report
Mohd Alkaf Ab Latip, Syed Rasul Syed Hamid, Abdul Rahman Ismail