A prospective pilot study on MRI visibility of iron oxide-impregnated polyvinylidene fluoride mesh after ventral rectopexy

ConclusionsT2 sagittal and T1-weighted flash images provide the best information about the position and integrity of the iron oxide-impregnated PVDF mesh after LVMR or RVMR with a short examination time.
Source: Techniques in Coloproctology - Category: Surgery Source Type: research

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Condition:   Postoperative Ileus Interventions:   Procedure: Electroacupuncture;   Other: Fast-track Perioperative program Sponsor:   Chinese University of Hong Kong Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
ConclusionBariatric surgery is possible after fundoplication without taking down the fundoplication. It appears to be a viable alternative in patients seeking weight loss surgery after fundoplication, which is currently assumed contraindicated.
Source: Obesity Surgery - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
ConclusionsMinimal deviation adenocarcinoma represents one of rare cervical adenocarcinomas without HPV-association. While it is crucial to differentiate benign from malignant lesions in this subtype, imaging characteristics often overlap and may not provide a specific diagnosis. Therefore, it should be considered in suspicious multicystic cervical lesions and inconclusive PAP-smear. Definitive diagnosis of this subtype should be based on cervical biopsy.
Source: Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 12 September 2019Source: The LancetAuthor(s): Kevin Cooper, Suzanne Breeman, Neil W Scott, Graham Scotland, Justin Clark, Jed Hawe, Robert Hawthorn, Kevin Phillips, Graeme MacLennan, Samantha Wileman, Kirsty McCormack, Rodolfo Hernández, John Norrie, Siladitya Bhattacharya, HEALTH Study GroupSummaryBackgroundHeavy menstrual bleeding affects 25% of women in the UK, many of whom require surgery to treat it. Hysterectomy is effective but has more complications than endometrial ablation, which is less invasive but ultimately leads to hysterectomy in 20% of women. We compared laparoscop...
Source: The Lancet - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
This study was to examine short-term outcomes and long-term survival for laparoscopic and open surg...
Source: BMC Surgery - Category: Surgery Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Conditions:   Cholecystectomy;   Elective Surgery Interventions:   Drug: Dexmedetomidine;   Drug: Fentanyl Sponsor:   Dow University of Health Sciences Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Publication date: 2019Source: European Urology Supplements, Volume 18, Issue 4Author(s): R.C. Ribeiro, W.E. Oliveira, G.S. Orsi, A.S.O. Sousa, V. Kremer, G.E. Martins, A.G.S. Vieira, C.E.B. Cavalcante, F.M.P. Sousa, L.F. Lopes
Source: European Urology Supplements - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Conditions:   Cholecystectomy;   Elective Surgery Interventions:   Drug: Dexmedetomidine;   Drug: Fentanyl Sponsor:   Dow University of Health Sciences Completed
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ConclusionGhost ileostomy is a simple, safe and feasible technique available in the setting of lower colorectal anastomosis following bowel endometriosis resection.
Source: Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionThe hypogastric nerve follows a predictable course and can be identified, dissected, and spared during pelvic surgery, making it an important landmark for the preservation of pelvic autonomic innervation.
Source: Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
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