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See detailContribution du scanner coronaire au diagnostic de maladie coronarienne.
PIRLET, Charles ULg; Pierard, Luc ULg; Lancellotti, Patrizio ULg et al

in Revue medicale de Liege (2014), 69(7-8), 422-7

Coronary computed tomography is an emerging technique for the diagnosis of coronary heart disease. Based on a clinical case, we discuss the diagnostic evaluation of chest pain and the role of coronary CT.

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See detailHypocortisolism induces chronic respiratory failure
PIRLET, Charles ULg; BECK, Emmanuel ULg; SCHEEN, André ULg et al

in Respiratory Medicine (2011), 4(3), 107-108

Hypocortisolism is an uncommon condition. Its association with myopathy and respiratoryfailure has only rarely been described. We report the case of a 52 year-old woman presenting with progressive ... [more ▼]

Hypocortisolism is an uncommon condition. Its association with myopathy and respiratoryfailure has only rarely been described. We report the case of a 52 year-old woman presenting with progressive dyspnoea. Work-up revealed a severe restrictive syndrome with hypoxaemia. Further investigations showed hypocortisolism of pituitary origin. Response to hydrocortisone allowed us to conclude to an unusual case of hypocortisolic myopathy affecting the respiratory muscles. [less ▲]

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