Journal of Surgery

Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021

  • Modified Lateral Crural Tensioning: Improving the Tip Without Articulated Alar Rim Grafts

    Guilherme Constante Preis Sella, Bárbara das Neves Linhares, Mario Bazanelli Junqueira Ferraz

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 220-225
    Received: Aug. 13, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 27, 2021
    Published: Sep. 04, 2021
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    Abstract: Objective: Lateral Crural Tensioning (LCT) is an important technique to refine the tip. However, a frequent problem that can occur is the weakening of the External Nasal Valve (ENV) and the constant use of Articulated Alar Rim Graft (AARG). The aim of this study is to show the results of the same surgeon (MBJZ) within one year of the Modified LCT, ... Show More
  • Post-cesarean Surgical Complications: A Report of 149 Cases from the Department of General Surgery at Ignace Deen National Hospital of Conakry (Guinea)

    Soumaoro Labile Togba, Fofana Naby, Kondano Saa Yawo, Fofana Houssein, Thea Kokolypé, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 226-229
    Received: Aug. 12, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 03, 2021
    Published: Sep. 15, 2021
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    Abstract: Introduction: Cesarean section is one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures in obstetrics and is certainly one of the oldest operations in surgery. The aim of this work was to analyze the post-cesarean surgical complications collected in our department. Methods: This was a retrospective study covering a period of five years (January 20... Show More
  • A Date Palm Stone Ileal Perforation Discovered During Treatment of a Strangulated Umbilical Hernia

    Fofana Naby, Kondano Saa Yawo, Mamy Gnan Francis, Oulare Ibrahima, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Fofana Houssein, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 230-232
    Received: Aug. 13, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 03, 2021
    Published: Sep. 15, 2021
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    Abstract: Ingestion of foreign bodies is a frequent reason for consultation or admission to the emergency room. It is frequently accidental and involves children whose peak age varies between 9 months and three years. Reported cases of intestinal perforation by stone are rare. Herein we report one case of ileal perforation with a date palm stone discovered d... Show More
  • The Diagnostic Value of Pathology Examination in Clinically Unsuspected Lipomatous Soft-tissue Tumors

    Marije Zwakman, Judith Eleonora Katharina Regina Hentzen, Agnes Marije Hoogland, José van der Starre-Gaal, Engelbertus Gerardus Johannes Maria Pierik, Anne Brecht Francken

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 233-237
    Received: Sep. 07, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 22, 2021
    Published: Sep. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: Soft-tissue tumors range from benign to malignant tumors. Although these tumors are frequently unsuspected during surgical excision, additional pathology examination is usually performed in the absence of national guidelines in combination with the fear of missing a malignant tumor. The aim of this study is to investigate if it is safe to refrain f... Show More
  • Primary Prevention of Heterotopic Ossifications After Total Hip Replacement: Electromyotomy Technique

    Jan Debre, Zdenek Stepan, Jiri Dupal, Jan Vanicek, Jan Potesil

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 238-245
    Received: Aug. 01, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 11, 2021
    Published: Oct. 19, 2021
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    Abstract: We compared the benefit of modification in surgical technique in relation to primary prophylaxis of heterotopic ossifications after total hip replacement with straight stem. This modification contains the so-called electromyotomy technique and was compared versus standard „cold blade“ technique. Two groups were assessed and matched by BMI, sex, age... Show More
  • Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma with Rhabdoid Features Masquerading as Idiopathic Necrotizing Pancreatitis with Mucinous Ascites: A Case Report and Literature Review

    Dorcie Gillette, Jennifer Perone, Anna Rotkiewicz, Rawan Dayah, Jing He, Douglas Tyler, John Patrick Walker

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 246-251
    Received: Aug. 23, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 22, 2021
    Published: Oct. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (PeM) is a rare form of malignant mesothelioma that accounts for 10-15% of all cases of mesothelioma. Of these rare tumors, the rhabdoid subtype is exceptionally infrequent with only three cases reported in the current literature. PeM most commonly presents with non-specific symptoms such as abdominal d... Show More