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01.07.2020 | Original Article

Italian multi-society modified Delphi consensus on the definition and management of anastomotic leakage in colorectal surgery

Anastomotic leak (AL) remains one of the most feared, potentially life-threatening complications in colorectal surgery due to its devastating impact on patients’ post-operative course, quality of life, and survival [ 1 – 3 ]. Notwithstanding the …

30.06.2020 | Original Article

Fluorescence-guided lymphadenectomy in gastric cancer: a prospective western series

Fluorescence-guided surgery is one of the most promising, recently developed, surgical techniques. The most common fluorophore used is indocyanine green (ICG). This molecule, developed during World War II as a photographic dye, was tested for …

30.06.2020 | Original Article

Implementation of intracorporeal anastomosis in laparoscopic right colectomy is safe and associated with a shorter hospital stay

Reconstruction after laparoscopic right colectomy (LRC) can be achieved by performing an intracorporeal (IA) or an extracorporeal anastomosis (EA). This study aims to assess the safety of implementing IA in LRC, and to compare its perioperative …

29.06.2020 | Letter to the Editor

Clinical findings of patients with pseudomyxoma peritonei of appendiceal origin undergoing Cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)

With great deal of interest we read the article entitled “Cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) of appendiceal origin: result of a single centre study.” by Di Leo et al. [ …

29.06.2020 | Original Article

Contralateral internal iliac artery transposition for retroperitoneal sarcoma involving common iliac artery

Complete resection for retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS) involving major vessels frequently requires vascular resection and reconstruction. The use of artificial grafts often leads to postoperative vascular graft infection (VGI), which usually …

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Updates in Surgery is an international journal which disseminates news of current clinical practices and developments across the broad topic of general surgery. Designed specifically for surgeons, the journal covers surgery-related topics including surgical procedures, operative approaches, patient selection and bio-technologies.

The journal presents original and review articles, case reports, technical notes, and letters to the editor.

Updates in Surgery is the official journal of the Italian Society of Surgery.

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