Journal of Surgery

Volume 11, Issue 3, June 2023

  • Hyperthyroidism Anatomical and Clinical Aspects and Surgical Management at the IGNACE DEEN University Hospital in Conakry

    Diakite Sandaly, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Camara Fode Lansana, Fofana Housseine, Camara Naby Laye Youssouf, Barry Mamadou Sakoba, Oulare Ibrahima, Camara Djiba, Barry Boubacar, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 3, June 2023
    Pages: 64-69
    Received: 23 April 2023
    Accepted: 24 May 2023
    Published: 31 May 2023
    Abstract: Introduction: Hyperthyroidism corresponds to a dysfunction of the thyroid gland, which secretes hormones in excessive quantities on the one hand and on the other hand clinical and/or biological manifestations of thyrotoxicosis. The objective of our study was to evaluate, through a retrospective study, the anatomical-clinical aspects and the surgica... Show More
  • Penetrating Wound of the Thorax by Zebu Horns: Report of an Observation

    Bangoura Mohamed Saliou, Kondano Saa Yawo, Diallo Mamadou Saliou, Yattara Abdoulaye, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Fofana Houssein, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 3, June 2023
    Pages: 70-72
    Received: 17 April 2023
    Accepted: 26 May 2023
    Published: 10 June 2023
    Abstract: Introduction: Thoracic wounds by of zebus horns are rare accidents that occur most often in rural areas. They are characterized by their high sepsis. The objective of this work was to present a clinical case relating to a penetrating wound of the thorax by zebu horns. Observation: It was a 50-year-old patient with no particular pathological history... Show More
  • Sigmoid Volvulus; Study of 50 Observations at the Sino-Guinean Friendship Hospital

    Soriba Naby Camara, Sandaly Diakité, Fodé Lansana Camara, Saikou Yaya Diakité, Mama Aïssatou Camara, Aboubacar Touré

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 3, June 2023
    Pages: 73-76
    Received: 1 April 2023
    Accepted: 9 June 2023
    Published: 21 June 2023
    Abstract: The aim of this study was to report our experience on the management of volvulus of the sigmoid colon in our service. Sigmoid volvulus is the twisting of the sigmoid colon around its mesocolic axis. It covered 50 files of patients operated on and hospitalized in the surgery department. Were included in our study all patients operated, hospitalized ... Show More