August, 2017


Research Article

The Dorso-Radial Flap. A Useful Skin Flap for Hand Reconstruction

Background: Soft tissue defects on the dorsum of the hand are challenging to reconstruct and regional options with similar characteristics are limited.

Published 02 Aug, 2017


Surgical Technique

Glasgow Coma Scale: Technique and Intepretation

The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) was designed to objectively, easily, methodically evaluate the neurological status of patients with impaired consciousness especially after traumatic brain injury.

Published 03 Aug, 2017


Editorial

Transplantation Surgery and Related Basic Sciences

Transplantation is an interesting treatment procedure. A patient, who has an organ failure, in need of life support devices, incompatible with life without them, and suffering from a disease severely lowering the quality of life, is treated by replacing the failing organ.

Published 03 Aug, 2017


Editorial

Current Data about the Development of Hypoparathyroidism after Thyroid Surgery

Hypoparathyroidism and the resulting hypocalcemia is a common iatrogenic complication following surgical procedures to the neck, and commonly, to the thyroid gland

Published 03 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Stretching the Cardiac Donor Ischemic Time to Beyond Six Hours: What’s the Impact?

Objective: The evidence evaluating the impact of prolonged ischemia time, in particular beyond 360 min in the adult population, on the heart transplant outcomes is limited.

Published 04 Aug, 2017


Research Article

A Novel Technique for Composite Cultured Epithelial Autograft in a Patient with Extensive Burn Wounds: A Case Report

Objective: Our goal was to develop a simple, safe and affordable technique for cultured epithelial autografts (CEA) without delay to save our patients life.

Published 04 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Positive Predictive Value of Biopsy of Palpable Masses Following Mastectomy

Objective: Determine the positive predictive value (PPV) of biopsy of palpable masses following mastectomy (MX).

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Amyloıdosıs in Colon Presentıng wıth Rectal Bleedıng in Multıpl Myeloma: A Case Report

Multiple myeloma (MM) is a malignant proliferation of plasma cells that secrete monoclonal immunglobin (M protein).

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Short Comminication

Surgical Guidance in Foot Surgery by Means of 3D Impression and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Background: Surgical accuracy in minimal incision foot surgery is an unexplored field.

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Detection of Anal Dysplasia by Chromoendoscopy with Narrow Band Imaging and Acetic Acid (NBIA) in 182 Patients

Anal squamous intraepithelial lesion (SIL) precedes the development of anal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Review Article

Postoperative Management of Vascular Surgery Patients: A Brief Review

Atherosclerosis is an inflammatory condition leading to various cardiovascular as well as cerebrovascular events and peripheral vascular disease (PVD).

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Clinical Image

Co-Existing Primary Malignant Lymphoma and Adenocarcinoma of the Intestinal Tract

Synchronous occurrence of malignant lymphoma and carcinoma, both located in the intestinal tract is unusual.

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Aortic Valve Repair in Young Patient: An Alternative Approach for Aortic Valve Regurgitation

A 48 year old gentleman presented with shortness of breath on exertion underwent transthoracic echocardiogram and was found to have severe aortic regurgitation.

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Abnormal Localization by Tagged RBC Scan in a Patient with Duodenal Polyp Presenting with Gastrointestinal Bleeding

An 87-year-old man with a history of prior Billroth II surgery for bleeding peptic ulcer presents with melanic stools from outside hospital (OSH).

Published 07 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Diagnostic Imaging Strategies in Pediatric Appendicitis at Tertiary and Referring Hospitals

Background: The diagnosis of pediatric appendicitis has evolved from a clinical evaluation, to one relying heavily on imaging.

Published 11 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Traffic Rule Violation: A Weak Link in Prevention of Road Traffic Accidents

Context: Road traffic accident in India is increasing despite recent legislative amendments, awareness programs and enforcements of traffic rules.

Published 11 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Nightmare of Tachycardia with Hypercarbia

Tachycardia is common in the pediatric age group, and is defined as the presence of a heart rate value greater than expected for age.

Published 11 Aug, 2017


Clinical Image

Gallbladder Duplication

A 40-year-old female presented with intermittent epigastric pain for 6 months.

Published 11 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Endoscopic Ultrasound - Guided Ethanol Injection for Pancreatic Insulinoma

Pancreatic insulinoma is the most common neuroendocrine tumor of pancreas expressing hormonal manifestation.

Published 11 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Giant Spinal Schwannomas

Introduction: Spinal schwannomas constitute up to 30% of all spinal tumors and they are usually located at intradural extramedullary region (72%).

Published 21 Aug, 2017



Case Report

Two Very Rare Complications of Pancreatic Pseudocysts in one Patient: What are the Odds?

Herein we describe two consecutive and rare complications in a patient with known chronic alcoholic pancreatitis and pancreatic pseudocysts.

Published 21 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Mechanical Small Bowel Obstruction from Sclerosing Mesenteritis: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Sclerosing Mesenteritis (SM) is a rare inflammatory disorder of the mesentery that demonstrates a predilection for males in their 6th and 7th decades of life.

Published 21 Aug, 2017


Editorial

Inaugural Issue – Endocrine Surgery

The accumulation of scientific and practical experience in the treatment of patients with pathology of the pituitary, thyroid, pancreatic, adrenal and other endocrine glands formed a new, progressing at a rapid pace, and evolutionary direction of medicine - Endocrine Surgery.

Published 21 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Attitude of the Community towards Organ Donation

Objective: Identification of attitudes related to organ donation helps achieving a better understanding of willingness for individuals about donation.

Published 21 Aug, 2017


Case Report

A Rare Complication after Rhinoplasty: Nasal Cutaneous Fistula

Septorhinoplasty is one of the most challenging aesthetic and functional procedures for surgeons.

Published 23 Aug, 2017


Clinical Image

A Lesion Mixed with Gallbladder Neoplasm: Adenomyomatosis

Gallbladder adenomyomatosis (GAM) is a benign disorder distinguished by mucosal epithelium proliferation and muscularis mucosae hypertrophy and frequently characterized by the formation of mucosal invagination in the hypertrophied muscular is and intramural diverticula or sinus tracts which is significant in radiological monitoring (Rokitansky-Aschoff sinuses).

Published 22 Aug, 2017


Research Article

Serum Visfatin Levels and Tissue Visfatin Expression in Patients with Breast Diseases

Objective: This study aims to evaluate if serum visfatin levels and tissue visfatin expression have an importance in patients with either benign or malign breast masses.

Published 23 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Pancreatogastrostomy after Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Cirrhotic Patient with Portal Hypertension a Case Report

Introduction: There is a few evidence in literature about pancreaticoduodenectomy in cirrhotic patients, increase mortality, morbidity and complications, there is no published evidence about the role of pancreaticogastrostomy reconstruction.

Published 23 Aug, 2017


Editorial

Challenge of Leg Length Discrepancy after Resection of Malignant Bone Tumors in Children

Limb salvage has changed from being an exception to a standard practice in the management of primary malignant bone tumors.

Published 23 Aug, 2017


Case Report

Improvement of Scar Contractures with Ablative Fractional CO2 Laser Treatments: A Case Report

Scar contractures from burn injuries often performed after the burn wounds healed, especially when the burn wounds involving the joints.

Published 29 Aug, 2017


Clinical Image

Fibroepithelial Polyp Presenting as a Large Vulvar Mass

A 51-year-old P3043 woman presented to the emergency room with complaint of large mass hanging from her right labia.

Published 29 Aug, 2017


Clinical Image

Superficial Temporal Artery Aneurysm

A 82-year-old patient developed an epicranial pulsatile, soft and not painful mass, one month after blunt epicranial trauma.

Published 29 Aug, 2017






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