Journal of Surgery

Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022

  • Walled-off Pancreatic Necrosis Treated with Video-Assisted Retroperitoneal Debridement (VARD)

    Gustavo Adolfo Guerrero Martínez, Luis Gerardo Aguilera Muñoz, Maryel Sánchez Olvera

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 144-148
    Received: Mar. 21, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 11, 2022
    Published: Sep. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.11
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    Abstract: Acute pancreatitis is Pancreas inflamatory process that should be suspected in patients with severe acute abdominal pain in the upper quadrants, mainly in the epigastrium. However, to diagnose it, laboratory and imaging studies are necessary and two of the following criteria are required: abdominal pain consistent with the disease, serum amylase or... Show More
  • Magnitude and Pattern of Anorectal Problems Among Patients Attending Surgical Departments of Public Hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    Adane Haile, Trhas Tadesse, Ephrem Mamo, Daniel Zemefense, Zelalem Assefa

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 149-156
    Received: Aug. 17, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 13, 2022
    Published: Sep. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.12
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    Abstract: Background: Anorectal disorders include a diverse group of pathological disorders that generate significant patient discomfort and disability. Anorectal disorders are a common reason for visits to both primary care physicians and gastroenterologists. These disorders are varied and include benign condition such as hemorrhoids to more serious conditi... Show More
  • Advances in Computer-Assisted Robotic Knee Replacement Surgical Methods

    Sana Gholami

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 157-163
    Received: Aug. 21, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 14, 2022
    Published: Sep. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.13
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    Abstract: TKA (total knee arthroplasty) is one of the most prevalent operations among the treatments for patients who suffer from OA (osteoarthritis) of the knee. The postoperative patient satisfaction rates for TKA remain lower than expected despite the procedure being one of the most successful in orthopedics with excellent survivorship. In recent years, t... Show More
  • Laparoendoscopic Cystogastric Bypass of a Pancreatic Necrosis: Case Report and Surgical Technique

    Luis Miguel Carrillo, Claudia Teresa Barba-Valadez, David Ramirez-Reyes, Jose Augusto Rodriguez-Osuna, Cristina Elizabeth Mora-Montoya, Jesus Alejandro Olvera-Rodriguez, Laura Yazmin Gutierrez-Gutierrez, Jacaranda Herrera-Gutierrez

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 164-167
    Received: Jul. 26, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 09, 2022
    Published: Oct. 11, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.14
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    Abstract: The incidence of acute pancreatitis (AP) is increasing, up to 0.7 hospitalizations per 1,000 inhabitants in the U.S. In 80% of patients, AP is mild and self-limited, but up to 20% of patients may have a severe necrotizing course, responsible for substantial morbidity and a mortality rate of up to 27%. The main cause of death is necrosis infection, ... Show More
  • Safety and Performance of the HD1000i Shears in Urologic Procedures: A Retrospective Review

    Mordechai Goode Sadowsky, Won Sik Jang, Subin Lim, DongKyu Kim, Jason Robert Waggoner, Philippe Grange, Paula Priscilla Veldhuis, Giovanni Antonio Tommaselli

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 168-174
    Received: Sep. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 21, 2022
    Published: Oct. 11, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.15
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    Abstract: Background: Ultrasonic devices including the Harmonic HD1000i Shears are utilized for incision, dissection, and separation and division of tissues to achieve hemostatic transection of vessels in a wide range of procedures. This study was conducted to further evaluate the safety and performance of the HD1000i in a clinical setting use during urologi... Show More
  • Cases of Spontaneous Pneumothorax in Patients with New Coronavirus Disease SARS-CoV-2 COVID-19

    Anna Yuriyivna Gorolyuk

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 175-179
    Received: Apr. 27, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 26, 2022
    Published: Oct. 18, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.16
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    Abstract: For the third year after the announcement of the COVID-19 pandemic (March 11, 2020), the main focus of research on the manifestations of this new coronavirus disease is pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome. Meanwhile, COVID-19 promotes the development of surgical lung diseases that require immediate surgical intervention. In particular... Show More
  • A Giant Lipoblastoma in a 13-month-old Girl: A Case Report

    Maamatou Wafa, Trabelsi Fatma, Jarray Leila, Daib Aida, Ben Abdallah Rabiaa, Jabloun Asma, Hellel Youssef, Gharbi Youssef, Kaabar Nejieb

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 180-183
    Received: Feb. 14, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 11, 2022
    Published: Oct. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.17
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    Abstract: Lipoblastoma is a relatively rare benign soft tissue tumor. It most often occurs in the small child, less than 3 years old. There is a male predominance with a sex ratio of 3/1. Lipoblastoma usually present as a rapidly growing mass most often located in the trunk and extremities. It is extremely rare on the head and neck. Usually, this tumor is as... Show More
  • Lymphedema: Anatomoclinical Aspects and Surgical Management at the Ignace Deen National Hospital of Conakry (Guinea)

    Kondano Saa Yawo, Fofana Naby, Bangoura Mohamed Saliou, Koundouno Aly Mampan, Camara Mariame, Diallo Mariama Cire, Guirassy Mariame, Camara Naby Laye Youssouf, Kamano Faya Anatole, Diallo Alseny, Oulare Ibrahima, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 184-186
    Received: Sep. 14, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 18, 2022
    Published: Oct. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.18
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    Abstract: Introduction: We aimed to report the anatomoclinical aspects and the management of lymphedema in the general surgery department at Ignace Deen National Hospital of Conakry (Guinea). Patients and methods: this was a retrospective study including consecutive patients with lymphoedema who were admitted and had surgery in our department during a period... Show More
  • Difficulties of Surgery in the Management of an Inflammatory Zenker's Diverticula: Report of an Observation

    Bangoura Mohamed Saliou, Bouraoui Ridjial Hadar, Toure Alpha Oumar, Yattara Abdoulaye, Seck Mamadou, Cisse Mamadou, Soumaoro Labilé Togba, Toure Aboubacar, Dieng Madieng

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 187-189
    Received: Sep. 16, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 18, 2022
    Published: Oct. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.19
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    Abstract: Introduction: Zenker’s diverticulum is a rare pathological entity characterized as is a herniation of the pharyngoesophageal mucosa by impulse, developed through a dehiscence of the muscular wall of the pharyngoesophageal junction located above the upper esophageal sphincter. The mainly digestive symptomatology is a high dysphagia with regurgitatio... Show More
  • Double Stangulation by an Ileosigmoid Knot About an Observation and Review of the Literature

    Bangoura Mohamed Saliou, Bouraoui Ridjial Hadar, Fofana Aminata, Youla Alpha Mohamed, Yattara Abdoulaye, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2022
    Pages: 190-192
    Received: Sep. 19, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 18, 2022
    Published: Oct. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20221005.20
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    Abstract: Introduction: Occlusions by ileo-sigmoid nodes are rare etiologies of occlusions by strangulation, which can quickly engage the vital prognosis if the management is not early. Patient and observation: herein we reported case of an acute intestinal obstruction by ileo-sigmoid node observed at the regional hospital of Ndioum in the north of Senegal. ... Show More