ISSN 2185-8136

JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL GENERAL MEDICINE

JANUARY 2020 Volume 2-1

JHGM 2020:2(1):1-9

Case report

Clinical characteristics, decision-making capacity,
and resuscitation preference of elderly patients
with acute heart failure in Japan:
a single-center descriptive study

Noriyoshi Ishizuka, MD.1)※  Eiji Hiraoka, MD, PhD.1)※
Takahiro Kamio, MD.1)  Shunsuke Kojima, MD.1)   Junya Arai, MD.1)
Yasuhiro Norisue, MD.2)  Toshihiko Suzuki, MD.3)  Yosuke Homma, MD.4)
Osamu Takahashi, MD, MPH, PhDMD.5) 
Kotaro Obunai, MD.6)   Hiroyuki Watanabe, MD.6)

1)Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center
2)Department of Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Centere
3)Department of Nephrology, Endocrinology, and Diabetes, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center
4)Department of Emergency Medicine, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center
5)Department of Internal Medicine, St Luke’s International Hospital
6)Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center

Key Words:insulinoma, transient amnesia, hypoglycemia

JHGM 2020:2(1):10-15

Case report

Intravascular lymphoma concomitant with
gastric cancer associated with extremely high lactate
dehydrogenase levels

Takaaki Nemoto.1)※   Masanori Hirose.2)
Yukitaka Yamasaki.3)   Hisashi Nishisako.2)
Hiroyuki Kunishima.3)   Takahide Mastuda.2)

1)Infection Control, Kawasaki Saiwai Hospital
2)General Internal Medicine, St. Marianna University
3)Infectious Disease, St. Marianna University

Key Words:intravascular lymphoma, gastric cancer, high lactate dehydrogenase level

JHGM 2020:2(1):16-20

Case report

Dysgeusia in a Psychiatric Patient:
A Case of Chronic Lithium Intoxication

Ko Harada※   Kazuki Tokumasu   Hideharu Hagiya
Mikako Obika   Fumio Otsuka
Department of General Medicine, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine,
Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Key Words:lithium intoxication, dysgeusia, renal insufficiency

JHGM 2020:2(1):21-27

Case report

Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome associated with
inappropriate wound-dressing of a leg abrasion

Kazuya Ura.1,2)※   Keisuke Shioiri.2)
Yuki Azuma.2)   Tsunehisa Koga.2)

1)Department of General Internal Medicine, Harasanshin Hospital
2)Department of General Internal Medicine, Kyushu Central Hospital

Key Words:toxic shock syndrome, TSST-1, wound-dressing

JHGM 2020:2(1):28-33

Case report

Ovarian vein thrombophlebitis:
a potentially fatal differential of pyelonephritis

Fumiya Komatsu   Yosuke Sasaki※   Yoshihisa Urita
Department of General Medicine and Emergency Care, Toho University School of Medicine

Key Words:venous thrombosis, acute appendicitis, postpartum fever