European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine


The European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine is an official journal of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM). The journal wants to promote the practice of internal medicine in Europe. Its aim is to provide a forum to internal medicine doctors.
EJCRIM welcomes papers describing unusual or complex cases and case series that an internist may encounter in everyday practice. Case series are also welcomed as long as they demonstrate the appropiateness of a therapeutical approach or unusual manifestation of a disease.
The journal would also consider brief reasoned reports of issues relevant to the practice of Internal Medicine, as well as Abstracts submitted to scientific meetings of European societies of Internal Medicine.

EJCRIM is peer-reviewed with single-blind review and freely accessible to all.

Noel Lorenzo Villalba, Maria Belen Alonso Ortiz, Laura Ros Sanjuan, Jeronimo Artiles Vizcaino, Saturnino Suarez Ortega
Domenico Campa, Manuela Ariello, Rosaria Castaldo, Francesco Zibella, Paolo Ferrazza, Salvatore Del Gaudio
Sonmoon Mohapatra, Debra R Goldstein, Akshat Kumar, Trisha Saha, Damodar Penigalapati
Maria Angela Grima, David James Camilleri
John Kellett
Maria Kalafateli, Christos Triantos, Athanasios Tsamandas, George N Dalekos
Marta Catarino Manso, Simão C. Rodeia, Sofia Rodrigues, Pedro Cavilhas, Raquel Domingos
Samer Mishe'el, Michael Ziv, Naiel Bisharat

Left Ventricle Non-Compaction Myocardium and Thrombophilia in a Pregnant Woman

Elena A. Kochmareva, Valentin A. Kokorin, Evgenia A. Kondrashova, Nadejda V. Khokhlova, Argishti G. Vardanyan, Ilya A. Kokorin, Dmitry A. Doroshenko
Published: 22/06/2016


Non-compaction of the ventricular myocardium (NCM) is a genetic cardiomyopathy usually due to mutationof the G4.5 gene located in the Xq28 chromosomal region. This congenital disorder is characterized by pronounced trabeculations and intertrabecular recesses resulting from abnormal embryogenesis between the fifth and eighth fetal weeks...