Case Reports

Extramammary Paget ’s disease Of Glans Penis, A Rare Case Report

 Inder M S, O’Kelly F, Sheikh M, O’Hare K, Barbara M L, Thornhill J A

Inder et al report a case of extramammary Padget’s disease of the penis.  The presentation was distal penile pain and blood per urethra.

Scombrotoxic Fish Poisoning Secondary to Tuna Ingestion

Ferris HA, Ryan FM, Byrne K, Fleming E, O’ Sullivan H, Hamilton D

Ferris et al report a case of scombrotoxic fish poisoning following ingestion of tuna.  21 individuals ate tuna and 12 of them promptly became unwell within 2.5 hours of ingestion.  Fish species such as tuna contains histidine which converts to histamine when inadequately chilled.  One of affected patients required antihistamine medication

A Combination Of Surgery And Methotrexate For Successful Treatment Of A Caesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy.

WG Tadesse, G Von Bunau

Tadesse and Bunau describe the management of a caesarean scar ectopic pregnancy (CSEP).  At diagnostic laparoscopy the gestational sac was aspirated and then injected with methotrexate.