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Case Report

A Rare Presentation: Parathyromatosis

Parathyromatosis is a rare condition which occurs after parathyroidectomy and it is a situation that is difficult to diagnose and treat in hyperparathyroidism.

Published 06 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Patient Age Significantly Influences Post-Esophagectomy Inpatient Mortality, Length of Stay, Hospital Charges, and Discharge Disposition

Background: There are conflicting reports on the merits of surgery in older esophageal cancer patients.

Published 06 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Prevalence of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Type II among Cardiac Surgery Patients

Objective: To assess the prevalence of heparin - induced thrombocytopenia type II (HIT) among suspected patients who received heparin in cardiac surgery intensive care unit at a single tertiary care hospital.

Published 06 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Outcome of Supraglottic Horizontal Laryngectomy

Introduction: Nowadays the main objective on treatment for laryngeal carcinomas is to achieve function preservation in addition to cancer cure.

Published 06 Jul, 2017


Surgical Technique

Intracesarean Insertion and Fixation of Frameless IUD for Immediate Postpartum Contraception

Frameless IUDs have been used for interval insertion for many years in several European countries.

Published 05 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Surgical Management of Very Low Birth Weight (VLBW) and Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Premature Infants with Inguinal Hernia: Timing of Repair, Type of Anaesthesia and Postoperative Outcome

Introduction: Very low birth weight (VLBW; < 1500 g) and extremely low birth weight (ELBW; <1000 g) premature infants need special care.

Published 05 Jul, 2017


Case Report

Surgical Repair of a Pseudoaneurysm of the Ascending Aorta to Pulmonary Artery Fistula after Replacement of the Ascendan Aorta and Aortic Valve

We report the case of a patient with a pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta with right pulmonary artery fistula diagnosed after aortic valve and supra-coronary ascending aorta replacement for aortic dissection 4 years previously.

Published 05 Jul, 2017


Short Communication

Crouzon Syndrome

Crouzon syndrome is very similar with apert syndrome, except that there is no change of hands and feet, so it's easier form. Rarely can occur slight mental retardation (this finding serves to Dif. Dg.).

Published 05 Jul, 2017


Clinical Image

Germ Cell Tumors

Germ cell tumors are an assorted group of benign and malignant neoplasms derived from primordial germ cells.

Published 04 Jul, 2017


Short Communication

Atrial Fibrillation and Prophylactic Obliteration of the Left Atrial Appendage: Which is the Best Option?

Atrial fibrillation (AF) affects 2.3 million Americans and it is estimated that it causes approximately 15% to 20% of ischemic stokes [1].

Published 04 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Some Less Usual, or Never Used, Technical Resources in Rhinoplasty for Nasal Base Improvement

To achieve an equilateral and stable nasal base, many technical resources have been traditionally used that transform this vital pyramidal nasal structure into a beautiful, equilateral and stable triangle that resists pressure on the nasal tip.

Published 04 Jul, 2017


Research Article

Yttrium-90 Radioembolisation versus Transarterial Chemoembolisation for Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Retrospective Comparative Analysis According to BCLC Classification

Introduction: Transarterial Chemoembolisation (TACE) and Transarterial Radioembolisation (TARE) are therapeutic options for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Published 29 Jun, 2017


Research Article

To Evaluate the Efficacy of Non-Cultured Epidermal Cell Suspension in Cases of Stable Vitiligo

Introduction: Vitiligo is an acquired disorder of pigmentation caused by loss of epidermal melanocytes.

Published 29 Jun, 2017


Clinical Image

Patient with Chronic Pain and Sleep Disturbance

A 62-year-old gentleman was referred to the sleep clinic for evaluation of sleep apnea.

Published 29 Jun, 2017


Case Report

Parathyroid Adenoma/Thymoma Case Report

The coexistence of hyperparathyroidism and thymomas is relatively rare. The authors herein present a case of concomitant multiple parathyroid adenomas and a type AB thymoma, identified by Tc99m-sestimibi SPECT CT.

Published 28 Jun, 2017


Research Article

Rare Case of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Adrenal Mimicking Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Background: Inflammatory Myofibroblastic tumors (IMT) arising from the adrenal gland are extremely rare. Until now only 5 cases have been reported in literature.

Published 28 Jun, 2017


Research Article

Necrotizing Bacterial Necrotizing Dermatitis with Necrotizing Fasciitis Anterior Cervico-Thoracic Complicating a Tooth Abscess: Clinical Case

Necrotizing bacterial dermohypodermitis with necrotizing fasciitis (DHBN-FN) is a necrotizing infection of the hypodermis, the muscular aponeurosis and secondarily the dermis.

Published 28 Jun, 2017


Review Article

Billroth and Brahms - A Unique Friendship

Theodor Billroth and Johannes Brahms were two German boys born in the early part of the 19th century.

Published 28 Jun, 2017


Perspective

Total Pancreatectomy and Intrahepatic Islet Autotransplantation: Therapy for Chronic, Painful Pancreatitis

From my perspective, it seems very odd that the surgical procedure of total pancreatectomy and autoislet transplantation (TPIAT) for patients suffering from chronic pancreatitis is almost unknown to the general medical community.

Published 28 Jun, 2017





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