January and February, 2017


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Oral Leukoplakia and Toluidine Blue Staining

A predominantly white oral mucosal lesion which cannot be related to any other causes and cannot be wiped off of oral mucosa is defined as oral leukoplakia (OL) [1-3].

Published 15 Feb, 2017


Research Article

The Corail® Stem: Does a Collar Improve the Immediate Stability Even in a Present Calcar Split? A Mechanical Study

The help of collared Corail® stems in present calcar fractures as well as the influence on stability in a standing position were investigated.

Published 15 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Mechanical Testing of Two Different Variable Angle Locking Systems for Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures

Background: In recent years, the volar locking plating of distal radius fractures has become popular. Locking mechanisms have improved with the variable angle locking mechanism.

Published 15 Feb, 2017


Case Report

DCIS Breast Arising in a Fibroadenoma- Case Report of a Rare Condition

Fibroadenoma (FA) is a type of benign tumor that occurs in young women below the age of 35 years old.

Published 15 Feb, 2017


Research Article

The Association between Microsatellite Alteration and Survival of Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients from an Endemic Betel Quid Chewing Area

Background: The incidence of microsatellite alterations at the endemic betel quid chewing area and its association with the survival of patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OCSCC) is not clear.

Published 14 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Resection of a Rare Hepatic Myxoid Liposarcoma: Case Report

Background: Hepatic sarcoma is a rare malignant hepatic tumor with poor prognosis. Complete resection is the only curative therapy.

Published 14 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Patient Specific Instrumentation (PSI): Early Results in a Danish Orthopaedic Department

Introduction: A new way of improving quality and logistics in Total Knee Athroplasty (TKA) surgery might be Patient-Specific Instrumentation (PSI), providing cutting guides and predetermining component sizes from a MR scan preoperatively.

Published 14 Feb, 2017


Review Article

Photodynamic Therapy as a Treatment to Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

NPC is highly prevalent in Hong Kong with more than 800 new cases reported annually.

Published 13 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Surgical Management of Orbital Subperiosteal Abscess Caused by Chronic Rhinosinusitis in an Adult Patient

Orbital subperiosteal abscess caused by chronic rhinosinusitis is less common in adults than in children.

Published 13 Feb, 2017


Case Series

Therapeutic Option of Adding Bevacizumab to Paclitaxel after Treatment Failure for Patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer: Case Reports and Literature Review

Introduction: Adding bevacizumab can change an impaired blood supply after resistance to weekly paclitaxel for metastatic breast cancer (MBC).

Published 13 Feb, 2017


Editorial

Editorial: CSJ

Orthopaedic is one of the most important fields in medicine that deals with musculoskeletal problems in clinical practice, education, and research.

Published 13 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Single Port Access Laparoscopic Right Hemicolectomy in Children: Treatment of Chronic Intussusception Caused by Ileocecal Burkitt Lymphoma

Background: The umbilical laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) is to minimize the unnecessary trauma and achieve the combination of minimally invasion with cosmetic advantage for scarless surgery.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Long-Term Survival with Surgery for Nodal Recurrence Following Complete Response to Therapy for De-Novo, Stage IV, Liver-Limited Colorectal Cancer

The lung and liver represent common sites of oligometastatic, recurrent colorectal cancer (CRC). The incidence of solitary nodal recurrences from CRC is low.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Breast Cancer in a Male with BRCA2 Mutation: Is Screening Mammography Necessary in Men?

We present the case of a 76 year-old male with BRCA2 and a personal history of left-sided breast cancer who presented 20 years later with right-sided breast cancer found on screening mammography.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Bilateral Hydrothorax after Left Internal Jugular Venous Catheterization in Infant

In intensive care units, central venous catheters are frequently used to resuscitate ill patients by administration of intra-venous fluids, medication, and giving parenteral nutrition.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Cost-effectiveness of Carotid Bifurcation Resection and Interposition of a Polytetrafluoroethylene Graft versus Carotid Endarterectomy in Belgium: A Preliminary Study

Introduction: Cerebrovascular disease is an important global health problem. The economic burden of stroke involves the direct hospital cost and the indirect long-term cost.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Giant Deep Neck Lipoma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Lipomas may be located in all parts of the body and may be confused clinically with other soft tissue masses.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Pedicled Anterolateral Thigh Flaps for Salvage Reconstruction of Complex Abdominal Wall Defects

Background: Extensive abdominal wall defects can arise following injury or tumor resection.

Published 10 Feb, 2017


Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor for Inaugural Issue Clinics in Surgery

I am currently serving in two capacities. I am a Medical Monitor for Stroma, Inc., a startup company whose goal is the safe and predictable use a special computerized laser to lighten the iris color uniformly by removing the anterior monolayer of pigment from the iris surface.

Published 09 Feb, 2017


Editorial

Stem Cell Transplantation for Treatment of Crohn's Fistulae

Up to 20% of patients with Crohn's disease (CD) may have perianal fistula disease, which is frequently associated with perianal collections [1].

Published 09 Feb, 2017


Case Report

A Rare Cause of Intestinal Obstruction in a Male Patient: Abdominal Cocoon, Case Report

Sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis (SEP) is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction which can be classified into a primary and a secondary form.

Published 09 Feb, 2017


Case Report

Small Bowel Obstruction Secondary to Gallstone Ileus with Finding of Rigler’s Triad on CT Abdomen: A Case Report

Background: Gallstone ileus is an infrequent cause of small bowel obstruction. It mainly affects the elderly population with a female predominance.

Published 09 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Surgical Oncology Practice in Low Income Countries; Difficulties and Practical Solutions

Background: Surgical oncology as a specialty is not widely adopted in the world including United Kingdom but this is not the case in Egypt.

Published 08 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Components Separation Technique Associated to a “Sandwich” Procedure in the Treatment of Large and Complex Incisional Hernias and Abdominal Wall Defects. A 30-Case Series

Aim: Reconstruction of large, complex abdominal wall hernias is an interesting challenge. Primary closure of those hernias is often not possible.

Published 08 Feb, 2017


Research Article

An Early Retrospective Review of the Arthrosurface Metatarsophalangeal Joint Implant

Hallux rigidus is a condition, which is defined as degenerative arthritis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint.

Published 07 Feb, 2017


Review Article

Keys to Development of a Successful Mini-Thoracotomy Cardiac Surgery Program: Lessons from a 10 Year Experience

Surgical procedures are increasingly being performed through minimally-invasive approaches.

Published 07 Feb, 2017


Case Report

A Case Report of Orbital Abscess Complicating Ethmoidal Sinusitis in 15 Months Girl

Objectives: Our study aimed to present a case of right subperiosteal abscess in a 15 months girl secondary to ethmoidal sinusitis.

Published 07 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Results of Bone and Soft Tissue Surgery Combined with Arthrodesis of the Talocalcaneal and Calcaneocuboid Joints for Equinovarus Associated with Spina Bifida

Whether arthrodesis is necessary for correcting equinovarus associated with spina bifida in children to prevent its recurrence is controversial.

Published 07 Feb, 2017


Research Article

Evolution of Hair Transplantation

Background: Numerous non-surgical methods and surgical options are available for the solution of baldness in the practice.

Published 06 Feb, 2017


Case Report

A Case Report of Traumatic Perineal Degloving Injury

Introduction: Degloving injuries are most commonly caused by road traffic accidents and industrial accidents.

Published 25 Jan, 2017






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