Journal of Surgery

Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021

  • Comparison of Management of AVN of Femoral Head by Decompression with TFL Muscle Pedicle Bone Graft and Fibular Graft

    Krishna Priya Das, Nakul Kumar Datta, Mohamad Quamruzaman Parvez, Mamunur Rashid, Habibur Rahman, Reza Hassan, Mriganka Bhattachyara, Jahidul H Khan, Zahidul Islam, Rumpa Mani Chowdhury

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Nov. 29, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 10, 2020
    Published: Jan. 15, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head usually occurs in the active age of life, and is an increasingly common cause of musculoskeletal disability. Objective: we envisage to evaluate and compare the clinic oradiological outcomes between TFL muscle pedicle bone graft and no vascularized fibular grafting after core decompression pri... Show More
  • Pre-operative Imaging Avoids Unnecessary Surgery for Suspected Acute Appendicitis

    Gavin Nair, James Virgin, Tim Kenyon-Smith, Bev Thomas, Karolina Juszczyk, Hidde Kroon, Paul Hollington

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 10-15
    Received: Dec. 15, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 28, 2020
    Published: Jan. 22, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: The decision to perform an appendicectomy is traditionally based on clinical findings. This approach, however, results in high rates of negative (non-inflamed) appendicectomies with procedure morbidity associated. Therefore, some consider a negative appendicectomy to be a complication since surgical morbidity could have been avoided. Th... Show More
  • The Treatment of Becker’s Nevus by Combination Therapy: Dr. Hoon Hur’s Golden Parameter Therapy and Dr. HOON Hur’s Optimal Melanocytic Suicide-1 Parameter Therapy

    Hoon Hur, Jie Hoon Kim, Duck Taik Shim, Suk Jin Choi, Pyoung Su Kim, Yu Ri Kim

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 16-21
    Received: Dec. 30, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 19, 2021
    Published: Jan. 25, 2021
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    Abstract: Becker’s nevus, a cutaneous hamartoma, usually occurs as a large, unilateral, hyperpigmented and hypertrichotic patch on the shoulder or upper trunk, which can be present in childhood or adolescence. Becker’s nevus can be treated with traditional laser therapy using various types of lasers including a 532nm potassium titanyl phosphate (KTP) laser, ... Show More
  • Post-arthroscopy Tuberculosis of the Knee Joint: An Analysis of Incidence, Presentation, Diagnosis and Treatment Outcome

    Wakil Ahmed, Zinat Rehana Shipu, Md. Fazlul Haque Qasem, Md. Abu Awal Shameem, Shah Muhammad Aman Ullah

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 22-26
    Received: Dec. 15, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 04, 2021
    Published: Jan. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: Introduction: Tuberculosis of the knee joint is not very much common. It is the third highest affected site after spine and hip in osteoarticular tuberculosis. Diagnosis of TB knee is difficult because the clinical features are not typical. Ligaments reconstruction, meniscus surgery and many other procedures can successfully be done by arthroscopy ... Show More
  • Gastrointestinal Trichobezoard Revealed by Intussusception at the University Hospital of Conakry

    Camara Fode Lansana, Balde Abdoulaye Korse, Camara Soriba Naby, Balde Habiboulaye, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Balde Oumar Taibata, Toure Ibrahima, Balde Thierno Mamadou, Diallo Amadou Dioulde, Camara Alpha Kabine, Doumbouya Bourlaye, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran, Diallo Biro

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 27-30
    Received: Dec. 21, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 11, 2021
    Published: Feb. 02, 2021
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    Abstract: The aim of this is to make our contribution to the study of Gastrointestinal trichobezoard Introduction: The digestive bezoar is a conglomerate of indigestible substances trapped in the gastrointestinal tract. Aim: The aim was to report an exceptional case of a gastrointestinal trichobezoard revealed by acute intestinal obstruction by ileo-ileal in... Show More
  • A Review of Capacitive Return Electrodes in Electrosurgery

    Paul Richard Borgmeier, Crystal Diane Ricketts, Jeffrey Warren Clymer, Gaurav Gangoli, Giovanni Antonio Tommaselli

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 31-35
    Received: Jan. 19, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 29, 2021
    Published: Feb. 09, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Monopolar electrosurgery, one of the most widely used techniques in surgery, requires two electrodes: a working electrode and a return electrode. Commonly, adhesive or “sticky” pads that attach directly to the patient are used as return electrodes. Acting as electrolytic conductors, adhesive pads are highly effective, but require some e... Show More
  • Closed Incision Negative Pressure Therapy for Management of Incision Wounds in the Groin After Revision Vascular Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial

    Sebastian Paul Pleger, Liesa Fuhrmann, Mouiad Al Tattan, Alexander Kunold, Meshal Elzien, Andreas Böning, Ahmed Koshty

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 36-44
    Received: Jan. 29, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 06, 2021
    Published: Feb. 27, 2021
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    Abstract: Wound healing complications (WHCs) in the groin after vascular surgeries are a serious problem for patients and surgeons in various surgical disciplines. The incidence of WHCs of up to 44% after incisions in the groin is often responsible for prolonged hospital stay and high treatment costs. An effective reduction of WHCs for various wound types af... Show More
  • Endovesical Metastasis of a Colic Adenocarcinoma: A Case Report

    Mohamed Bouziane, Omar Mouni, Wafaa Kaikani, Meriem Kassimi, Redouane Rabii, Abderrahmane Albouzidi

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 45-48
    Received: Jan. 29, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 09, 2021
    Published: Feb. 27, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Bladder infiltration by neighbourhood tumors is a common situation and can be found in prostate, colo-rectum and genital tumours in women. The main mechanism is a direct invasion of the bladder by the tumor. Intraluminal bladder metastases from distant primary tumors remain exceptional. Patient: We report the case of a 56-year-old patie... Show More