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McKittrick-Wheelock syndrome presenting with an uncommon symptom in a 70 year-old-woman
  • Konosuke Nakaji,
  • Yuuki Mizuno
Konosuke Nakaji
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Yuuki Mizuno
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In this clinical image, we presented a rare case of shortness of breath as a symtom of McKittrick-Wheelock syndrome(MWS). The patient’s symptom and electrolyte disorders improved with the resection of the rectal villous tumor. We should aware of this rare symtom in case of the diagnosis of MWS.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

13 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
20 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
20 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
23 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
23 Jun 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
30 Jun 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
29 Jul 20201st Revision Received
30 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
30 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
30 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
06 Aug 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
06 Aug 20202nd Revision Received
07 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
07 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
07 Aug 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
12 Aug 2020Editorial Decision: Accept