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17.01.2023 | Surgical Techniques and Innovations

How to Enhance the Accuracy of the Allen’s Test with Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Video-Angiography

Indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescence video-angiography (ICG-VA) is a procedure that uses a near-infrared light (around 800 nm) and ICG contrast medium injected intravenously to depict tissue perfusion. It is a widely employed tool in many …

verfasst von:
Leone Giordano, Marco Familiari, Ayhan Irem, Andrea Galli

17.01.2023 | Case Report

Access Site Complication—Successful Retrieval of Retained Radial Sheath

Endo-vascular interventions are relatively safer compared to open vascular procedures. They require specialized radio-opaque hardwares, accidental retention, or dislodgement of which may lead to serious complications. Hence, we need to be very …

verfasst von:
Rakesh Kumar Jha, Kanishk Malik, Amit Pushkarna

17.01.2023 | Case Report

Marginal Ulcer Perforation After One-Anastomosis Gastric Bypass: Case Report and Literature Review

One-anastomosis gastric bypass is an accepted bariatric procedure performed worldwide. Perforation of the gastrojejunal anastomosis ulcer is a rare and rather serious complication for which there is no well-defined treatment. Suturing of …

verfasst von:
Pavel Vasil’evich Kolyadko, Vasily Pavlovich Kolyadko, Evgeniy Nikolaevich Degovtsov, Vladimir Alekseevich Satinov, Vladimir Sergeevich Samoylov, Artem Vladimirovich Stepanenko

16.01.2023 | COVID-19 | Original Article

Lung Transplantation in India: a Brief Review, Landmarks, Indian Scenario, and our Experience

Lung transplantation is gaining widespread acceptance as the preferred therapeutic option for selected cases of end-stage lung disease in India. The indications of lung transplantation are increasing, with better post-operative survival, including …

verfasst von:
Sandeep Attawar, Imthiaz Manoly, Unmil Shah

14.01.2023 | Original Article

Learning Curve for Uniportal VATS Anatomical Pulmonary Resections: the Activity Monitor Operating Characteristic Method

We aimed to analyze the learning process of the uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (uVATS), the most up-to-date approach in VATS, to determine the learning curve cut-off value and to share the technical details in our application.

verfasst von:
Selcuk Gurz, Necmiye Gul Temel, Aysen Taslak Sengul, Yasemin Buyukkarabacak, Mehmet Gokhan Pirzirenli, Ahmet Basoglu

13.01.2023 | Original Article

Differentiating Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma and Thyroid Adenoma by Using Near-Infrared Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy

We aimed to identify the differentially expressed molecules in the serum and neoplastic tissue of patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) and thyroid adenoma (TA) by using near-infrared surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (NIR-SERS) and …

verfasst von:
Si-si Wang, Chao Xie, Dao-xiong Ye, Biao Jin

13.01.2023 | Case Report

Mummified Ascaris in Calculus Gallbladder: a Rare Case Report

Ascaris lumbricoides is the most common parasite of the gastrointestinal tract. On many occasions, it may pass via the ampulla of vater to reach the common bile duct, but its existence in the gallbladder is very rare. We describe a rare case where …

verfasst von:
Majid Anwer, Anil Kumar, Masleh Uddin, Farheen Ahmed

11.01.2023 | Letter to Editor

An Alternative to VATS where VATS is not Available

verfasst von:
Eylem Yentürk, Ahmet Sami Bayram, Tolga Evrim Sevinç, Hüseyin Melek, Erhan Özer, Cengiz Gebitekin

Open Access 10.01.2023 | Case Report

Pubic Accessory Scrotum: a Case Report of a Rare Position

Scrotum shows multiple congenital anomalies which could be explained by embryological abnormalities in migration of labioscrotal swelling. Our case was a neonate who had an accessory scrotum in the pubic area at delivery which is a rare position.

verfasst von:
Mohamed Ahmed Elghazeery, Ashraf Saad Mohamed Soliman

10.01.2023 | Original Article

Effects of Polypropylene Mesh vs Polycaprolactone/Polyvinyl Alcohol Mesh Coated with Nanofiber Containing VEGF165 and FGF-21 on Abdominal Wall Reconstruction in Rat

The application of non-absorbable hernia mesh in the repair of abdominal abnormalities has been associated with a range of problems and a considerable loss in quality of life. The purpose of this study is to develop a nanofiber hernia mesh coated …

verfasst von:
Youlei Chen, Shijie Li, Zhong Jia, Zhenqiang Wei

10.01.2023 | Editorial

A Call for Greater Participation of Academia in Public Health

verfasst von:
Dhananjaya Sharma, Sandeep Kumar

09.01.2023 | Case Report

The Role of Indocyanine Green Navigation in Choledochal Cyst Surgery

Choledochal cysts (CDCs) are rare congenital entities characterized by biliary tract dilatation that predisposes to the development of malignant tumors, mainly cholangiocarcinoma, so even if it is asymptomatic, CDC should be excised at the time of …

verfasst von:
Carlos Delgado-Miguel, Manuel López-Santamaría, Francisco Hernández Oliveros

05.01.2023 | Original Article

Heart Transplantation: Current Status in India

End stage heart failure carries a poor prognosis with a 5-year survival of only 25%. This review article describes the progress of heart transplantation as a separate surgical discipline in India over that last 30 years, selection of heart …

verfasst von:
K. R. Balakrishnan, K. G. Suresh Rao, R. Ravi Kumar

05.01.2023 | Case Report

Gastrointestinal Bleeding: an Uncommon Presentation of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria—a Case Report from an Endemic Area of Western Odisha, India

Hematological abnormalities such as anemia and coagulopathies are well-established complications in malaria. Other well-recognized complications of malaria are cerebral malaria and kidney injury. In this case report, we present a man that …

verfasst von:
Prativa K. Behera, Amina Ismail, Aruna Mukti Minz, Pradeep Kumar Mohapatra

03.01.2023 | Case Report

Improved Survival After Resection for Ruptured Hepatic Angiosarcoma

Hepatic angiosarcoma is rare and accounts for 2% of all primary liver malignancies. Most patients die within 6 months from the time of diagnosis. Surgical resection is the only radical treatment, with a median survival time of around 1.5 years.

verfasst von:
Lan Thi Nguyen, Dang Hai Do, An Duc Thai, Hoa Thi Nguyen

29.12.2022 | Original Article

Descending Necrotizing Mediastinitis: Evaluation of 30 Cases

Mediastinitis is an inflammation of the mediastinum. Descending necrotizing mediastinitis (DNM) is the most common form of mediastinitis. Symptoms of severe oropharyngeal infection, radiological evidence of mediastinitis, documentation of …

verfasst von:
Menduh Oruc, Kamile Oruc, Fatih Meteroglu, Atalay Sahin

28.12.2022 | Original Article

Randomised Controlled Clinical Trial of Combined Port Site Infiltration and Intraperitoneal Irrigation with Bupivacaine on Post Operative Pain After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the most commonly done procedure for gallstone diseases and is characterized by a short hospital stay. However, pain is one of the most important reasons for overnight stay following laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

verfasst von:
Tabassum Ahmed, Siddhartha Sankar Bhattacharjee

26.12.2022 | Case Report

Ectopic Parathyroid Adenoma in Carotid Sheath

Parathyroid adenoma is the most frequent cause of primary hyperparathyroidism, followed by hyperplasia. Parathyroid adenoma can be seen in various locations including ectopic locations like the thymus, carotid sheath, soft palate, and mediastinum.

verfasst von:
Shikhil Puzhakkal, Pradeep Puthen Veetil

23.12.2022 | Original Article

Soft Tissue Tumours—Study of a Short Panel of 8 Immunohistochemical Markers

Soft tissue tumors are rare entities accounting for < 1% of all adult tumors. Owing to their similarity in histological appearances, the diagnosis of soft tissue tumors is challenging to histopathologists. Soft tissue tumors are classified based …

verfasst von:
Aparajita Samaddar, Sristidhar Mangal, Upajna Pal, Manas Talukdar

19.12.2022 | Original Article

A Comparative Study of Endo Stapler and Ultrasonic Scalpel in 3-Port Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) for Lung Cancer Resections

Prolonged air leaks are typical postoperative complications of thoracoscopic surgery for lung cancer. Postoperative pulmonary fistula is thought to arise from the site of staple-on-staple or pleural defect site that occurs during pulmonary …

verfasst von:
Hideki Kawai, Yoshitaro Saito, Toru Wachi