INTRABEAM intraoperative radiotherapy combined with portal vein infusion chemotherapy for treating hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombus
Portal vein tumor thrombus (PVTT) is common in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Recent studies indicate that more aggressive treatments, including surgical resection or locoregional treatment, may benefit selec... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - August 1, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Xiaodong Song, Yong He, Huihong Liang, Menling Han and Zili Shao Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Structure and surgical dissection layers of the bare area of the liver
This study aimed to analyze the structure of the bare area by an in... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 31, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Takamichi Ishii, Satoru Seo, Takashi Ito, Satoshi Ogiso, Ken Fukumitsu, Kojiro Taura, Toshimi Kaido and Shinji Uemoto Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adult laryngeal Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma: a case report and literature review
Laryngeal rhabdomyosarcomas (RMSs) mainly occurred in children, while were extremely rare in adults. Consequently, less information was available to guide clinicians to manage adult RMSs in larynx. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 31, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Juanjuan Hu, Dan Lu, Jia Ren, Qiao Wen, Jing Zhou, Weigang Gan, Jun Liu, Shixi Liu, Hui Yang and Jian Zou Tags: Case report Source Type: research

In-hospital mortality and failure to rescue following hepatobiliary surgery in Germany - a nationwide analysis
Recent observational studies on volume-outcome associations in hepatobiliary surgery were not designed to account for the varying extent of hepatobiliary resections and the consequential risk of perioperative ... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 29, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Christian Krautz, Christine Gall, Olaf Gefeller, Ulrike Nimptsch, Thomas Mansky, Maximilian Brunner, Georg F. Weber, Robert Gr ützmann and Stephan Kersting Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pancreatic fistula after pancreatoduodenectomy due to compression of the superior mesenteric vessels: a case report
Pancreatic fistula is a common complication after pancreaticoduodenectomy, which could be caused by: soft pancreatic tissue, pancreatic duct diameter   (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 28, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Hanteng Yang, Yanxian Ren, Zeyuan Yu, Huinian Zhou, Shuze Zhang, Changjiang Luo and Zuoyi Jiao Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Emergent pancreatectomy for neoplastic disease: outcomes analysis of 534 ACS-NSQIP patients
While emergent pancreatic resection for trauma has been previously described, no large contemporary investigations into the frequency, indications, and outcomes of emergent pancreatectomy (EP) secondary to com... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 27, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Michael R. Driedger, Carlos A. Puig, Cornelius A. Thiels, John R. Bergquist, Daniel S. Ubl, Elizabeth B. Habermann, Travis E. Grotz, Rory L. Smoot, David M. Nagorney, Sean P. Cleary, Michael L. Kendrick and Mark J. Truty Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect comparison of three different types of transanal drainage tubes after anterior resection for rectal cancer
Anastomotic leakage (AL) is one of the most severe early complications after rectal cancer surgery. Many studies and meta-analysis results show that the indentation of transanal drainage tubes (TDT) can preven... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 25, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yun Luo, Chang-Kang Zhu, Ding-Quan Wu, Liang-Bi Zhou and Chong-Shu Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Laparoscopic versus open surgery for pheochromocytoma: a meta-analysis
Surgical resection is the main treatment for pheochromocytoma (PHEO). Although open surgery (OS) has been shown to be safe and feasible, the safety and efficacy of laparoscopic surgery (LS) for PHEO remain con... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 25, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Sheng-Qiang Fu, Si-Yuan Wang, Qiang Chen, Yu-Tang Liu, Zhi-Long Li and Ting Sun Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of barometric pressure on adhesive small bowel obstruction: a retrospective study
Adhesive small bowel obstruction (ASBO) is one of the most common causes of postoperative morbidity. According to Boyle ’s law, decreased barometric pressure expands the volume of intestinal gas. We aimed to el... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 25, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yuta Yamamoto, Yusuke Miyagawa, Masato Kitazawa, Hirokazu Tanaka, Masatsugu Kuroiwa, Nao Hondo, Makoto Koyama, Satoshi Nakamura, Shigeo Tokumaru, Futoshi Muranaka and Yuji Soejima Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Perineal wound closure using gluteal turnover flap or primary closure after abdominoperineal resection for rectal cancer: study protocol of a randomised controlled multicentre trial (BIOPEX-2 study)
Abdominoperineal resection (APR) for rectal cancer is associated with high morbidity of the perineal wound, and controversy exists about the optimal closure technique. Primary perineal wound closure is still t... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 23, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Sarah Sharabiany, Robin D. Blok, Oren Lapid, Roel Hompes, Wilhelmus A. Bemelman, Victor P. Alberts, Bas Lamme, Jan H. Wijsman, Jurriaan B. Tuynman, Arend G. J. Aalbers, Geerard L. Beets, Hans F. J. Fabry, Ivan M. Cherepanin, Fatih Polat, Jacobus W. A. Bur Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Application of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy in the removal of adult airway foreign bodies
Flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy is a rapid, cost effective and safe procedure. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 23, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Weijun Ma, Juan Hu, Miaoli Yang, Yeye Yang and Min Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pretreatment clamping of pulmonary artery during uniportal thoracoscopic lobectomy
Intraoperative pulmonary artery (PA) hemorrhage is one of the leading reasons for conversion from uniportal VATS to open thoracotomy, especially for the small incision ( ≤3 cm) uniportal VATS performed by our d... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 22, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Ruijie Zhang, Yixin Cai, Tiffany Wang, Xiangning Fu and Ni Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Systemic steroid application for treatment of edematous anastomotic stenosis following delta-shaped anastomosis in laparoscopic distal gastrectomy: a case report
Delta-shaped anastomosis is a common method of intracorporeal gastroduodenostomy in totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy. One common postoperative complication of this procedure is anastomotic stenosis, and... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 22, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Jun Arima, Kohei Taniguchi, Toshihiro Kobayashi, Ichiro Tsunematsu, Shuji Kagota, Junna Sakane, Yusuke Suzuki, Kazuhisa Uchiyama and Masako Hiramatsu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Fixing tacks induced bladder erosion and recurrent stones following laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: a case report
Hernia mesh erosion into the urinary bladder is a rare complication of hernioplasty, and mesh immigration is the most probable pathophysiology. There is no report describing mesh erosion induced by fixing tack... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 21, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Wan-Zhang Liu, Jun-Hai Qian, Zhi-Jiu Shen, Bin-Bin Yang and Yue Cheng Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Non-active implantable device treating acid reflux with a new dynamic treatment approach: 1-year results
RefluxStop ™ is an implantable, non-active, single use device used in the laparoscopic treatment of GERD. RefluxStop™ aims to block the movement of the LES up into the thorax and keep the angle of His in its or... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 20, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Milo š Bjelović, László Harsányi, Áron Altorjay, Zsolt Kincses and Peter Forsell Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Two-year outcomes of sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass: first report based on Tehran obesity treatment study (TOTS)
Bariatric surgery is an effective treatment for obesity and its associated comorbidities. This is the first comprehensive report of a prospective cohort study, comparing sleeve gastrectomy (SG) with gastric by... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 20, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Alireza Khalaj, Erfan Tasdighi, Farhad Hosseinpanah, Maryam Mahdavi, Majid Valizadeh, Elham Farahmand, Hamidreza Taheri and Maryam Barzin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Indocyanine green fluorescence-guided intraoperative detection of peritoneal carcinomatosis: systematic review
To review the available clinical data about the value of Indocyanine Green (ICG) fluorescence imaging for intraoperative detection of peritoneal carcinomatosis. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 17, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Gian Luca Baiocchi, Federico Gheza, Sarah Molfino, Luca Arru, Marco Vaira and Simone Giacopuzzi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparison of outcomes of pedicled jejunal and colonic conduit for esophageal reconstruction
At present, the gastric tube is the first choice for esophageal reconstruction after esophagectomy for various benign and malignant diseases. However, when the stomach is not available, a pedicled jejunum or c... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 16, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Sicong Jiang, Changying Guo, Bin Zou, Jianguo Xie, Zhihui Xiong, Yukang Kuang and Jianjun Tang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Implementation of minimally invasive gastrectomy for gastric cancer in a western tertiary referral center
Minimally invasive techniques have gradually come to take a leading position in the surgical treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies. In order to define an effective process for the implementation of simila... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 16, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Andrianos Tsekrekos, Tania Triantafyllou, Fredrik Klevebro, Masaru Hayami, Mats Lindblad, Magnus Nilsson, Lars Lundell and Ioannis Rouvelas Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Recurrent granular cell tumor of the thyroid: a case report and literature review
Granular cell tumor (GCT) of the thyroid is a rare benign tumor of Schwann cell origin with a favorable prognosis and only 10 cases have been reported so far in scientific literature. The present case study de... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 14, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yu-qin He, Hai-zhen Lu, De-zhi Li, Mo-qi Chen, Kai Wang, Zhen-gang Xu and Shao-yan Liu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Response to: “timing of administration of indocyanine green for fluorescence-guided surgery in pancreatic cancer: response to Shirakawa et al.”
This is the response article to correspondence article received for our published article in BMC surgery titled “A prospective single-center protocol for using near-infrared fluorescence imaging with indocyani... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 14, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Sachiyo Shirakawa, Hirochika Toyama, Masahiro Kido and Takumi Fukumoto Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

Perioperative serum albumin as a predictor of adverse outcomes in abdominal surgery: prospective cohort hospital based study in Northern Tanzania
Albumin is an important protein that transports hormones, fatty acids, and exogenous drugs; it also maintains plasma oncotic pressure. Albumin is considered a negative active phase protein because it decreases... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 14, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Christian Ephata Issangya, David Msuya, Kondo Chilonga, Ayesiga Herman, Elichilia Shao, Febronia Shirima, Elifaraja Naman, Henry Mkumbi, Jeremia Pyuza, Emmanuel Mtui, Leah Anku Sanga, Seif Abdul, Beatrice John Leyaro and Samuel Chugulu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Minimally invasive right colectomy anastomosis study (MIRCAST): protocol for an observational cohort study of surgical complications using four surgical techniques for anastomosis in patients with a right colon tumor
Right colectomy is the standard surgical treatment for tumors in the right colon and surgical complications are reduced with minimally-invasive laparoscopy compared with open surgery, with potential further be... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 13, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Marcos Gomez Ruiz, Paolo Pietro Bianchi, Sanjay Chaudhri, Roger Gerjy, Ismail G ögenur, David Jayne, Jim S. Khan, Tero Rautio, Luis Sánchez-Guillén, Giuseppe Spinoglio, Alexis Ulrich and Philippe Rouanet Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Survival analysis in gastric cancer: a multi-center study among Iranian patients
Gastric cancer (GC) has been considered as the 5th most common type of cancer and the third leading cause of cancer-associated death worldwide. The aim of this historical cohort study was to evaluate the survi... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 13, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Atefeh Talebi, Afsaneh Mohammadnejad, Abolfazl Akbari, Mohamad Amin Pourhoseingholi, Hassan Doosti, Bijan Moghimi-Dehkordi, Shahram Agah and Mansour Bahardoust Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Predictive value of the surgical Apgar score on postoperative complications in advanced gastric cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by radical gastrectomy: a single-center retrospective study
The surgical Apgar score (SAS) or modified SAS (mSAS) has been reported as a simple and easy risk assessment system for predicting postoperative complications in primary surgery for gastric cancer. However, fe... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 11, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Masato Hayashi, Takaki Yoshikawa, Masahiro Yura, Sho Otsuki, Yukinori Yamagata, Shinji Morita, Hitoshi Katai and Toshirou Nishida Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Delayed gastric emptying after Pancreaticoduodenectomy: a propensity score-matched analysis and clinical Nomogram study
Delayed gastric emptying (DGE) is a common and frustrating complication of pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD). Studies suggest that surgical methods and other clinical characteristics may affect the occurrence of DG... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 9, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Xianlei Cai, Miaozun Zhang, Chao Liang, Yuan Xu and Weiming Yu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Paradoxical embolism after surgery for breast cancer: a case report
Paradoxical embolism (PDE) presented with concomitant pulmonary embolism (PE) and renal artery embolism (RAE) which occurred to breast cancer patient after breast-conserving therapy, has never been reported. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 8, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Zhimin Yu, Heran Deng, Jie Wang and Junyao Xu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Chronic pain after groin hernia repair: pain characteristics and impact on quality of life
Chronic postsurgical pain (CPSP) after hernia repair research has mainly relied on unconfirmed self-reporting. We aimed to describe confirmed CPSP incidence, management, and quality of life (QoL) in a 2-year p... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - July 6, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: David Bande, Luis Molt ó, Jose Antonio Pereira and Antonio Montes Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Design of custom-made navigational template of femoral head and pilot research in total hip resurfacing arthroplasty
To develop a novel custom-made navigational template for accurate prosthesis implantation in total hip resurfacing arthroplasty (THRA) by computer-aided technology. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 30, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Jinlong Liang, Yonghui Zhao, Xinjian Gao, Xuewei Fang, Yongqing Xu and Sheng Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Incidental hepatic tuberculosis during planned resection of locally advanced ampullary carcinoma: a case report
Tuberculosis (TB) is classified according to the site of disease as pulmonary or extrapulmonary. Extrapulmonary TB is less common than its counterpart in which it can be found anywhere in the body including th... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 30, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Vee Chuan Hoe, Allim Khairuddin, Jun Sam Tan, Mohd Sharifudin Sharif, Nornazirah Azizan and Firdaus Hayati Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Partial resection of large congenital left ventricular diverticulum in an infant: a case report
Congenital left ventricular diverticulum is a rare cardiac malformation usually requiring total resection. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 30, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yibing Fang, Qi An, Tianping Yu and Shuhua Luo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Orthotopic liver transplantation for Management of a Giant Liver Hemangioma: a case report and review of literature
Hepatic hemangioma (HH) is the most common benign tumor of the liver. In special conditions such as rapidly growing tumors, persistent pain, hemorrhage and when pressure effect on adjacent organs exist treatme... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 29, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Hesameddin Eghlimi, Peyman Arasteh and Nazanin Azade Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Recurrent broad ligament leiomyosarcoma with pancreatic and thigh metastasis: a case report
Leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is an uncommon mesenchymal neoplasm, which infrequently metastasizes to pancreas and thigh. Clinical presentation and imaging findings of metastatic broad ligament LMS are often nonspecifi... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 29, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Xuan Tian, Xin Yan, Jun Wu, Hongli Song and Zhongyang Shen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The individualized selection of Pancreaticoenteric anastomosis in Pancreaticoduodenectomy
The mortality following pancreaticoduodenectomy has markedly decreased but remains an important challenge for the complexity of operation and technical skills involved. The present study aimed to clarify the i... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 22, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Ke-Min Jin, Wei Liu, Kun Wang, Quan Bao, Hong-Wei Wang and Bao-Cai Xing Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Risk factors for parastomal hernia of loop stoma and relationships with other stoma complications in laparoscopic surgery era
Laparoscopic approach is now a widespread technique used worldwide, but there are few recent studies on risk factors for parastomal hernia. Therefore, this study was performed to analyze the incidence of paras... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 22, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Takuya Shiraishi, Yuji Nishizawa, Koji Ikeda, Yuichiro Tsukada, Takeshi Sasaki and Masaaki Ito Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) in Qatar: initial experience
Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) has revolutionized local excision of mid and high rectal lesions; benign or malignant. It is a technique that is developed as a hybrid between Transanal Endoscopic ... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 19, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: A. Abutaka, A. Ahmed, M. Abunada and M. Kurer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Single-port laparoscopic percutaneous extraperitoneal closure for inguinal hernias repair in girls: using an epidural needle assisted by a towel forceps
The concept of single-port laparoscopic percutaneous extraperitoneal closure for the treatment of inguinal hernias repair in children has been practising recent years. The applicable instruments and skills are... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 19, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yuanhong Xiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Lower bile duct metastasis from rectal cancer after surgery for liver metastasis and intrahepatic bile duct metastasis: a case report
Biliary metastasis of colorectal cancer is a manifestation of metastatic liver carcinoma, and is often difficult to differentiate from cholangiocarcinoma. Further, lower bile duct metastasis of colorectal canc... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yoichi Nakagawa, Atsuyuki Maeda, Kazuaki Seita and Yuji Kaneoka Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Creatine kinase elevation after robotic surgery for rectal cancer due to a prolonged lithotomy position
In this study, we compared postoperative complications between patie... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 16, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yuki Tsuchiya, Shinya Munakata, Ryoichi Tsukamoto, Yu Okazawa, Kosuke Mizukoshi, Kiichi Sugimoto, Makoto Takahashi, Yutaka Kojima Yuichi Tomiki and Kazuhiro Sakamoto Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Two lucky survivors of thoracic impalement in childhood: case report and literature review
Penetrating thoracic injuries are uncommon in childhood. Massive penetrating injury due to impalement is even more rare and has scarcely been reported. It has a dramatic clinical presentation and is often fata... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 15, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Samuel Negash and Tihitena Negussie Mammo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Pattern and outcome of perforated peptic ulcer disease patient in four teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a prospective cohort multicenter study
Perforated peptic ulcer disease is a surgical emergency with a high morbidity and mortality. The socio-demographic characteristic and the factors associated with morbidity and mortality seems to differ between... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 15, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Jatani Arero Bupicha, Hailu Wondimu Gebresellassie and Abebe Alemayehu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment outcomes of Kugel repair for obturator hernias: a retrospective study
We examined the validity and applicability of the Kugel repair approach for obturator hernias, whereby we placed a Kugel patch through the preperitoneal space after placing a short 5-cm skin incision just medi... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 12, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yoshie Hosoi, Hiroshi Asano, Hiroyuki Fukano and Nozomi Shinozuka Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Barrel-shaped design of the forearm free flap for lower lip reconstruction: a pilot case-control study
Radial free forearm flaps is indicated patients with total or near-total defects in their lower lip. The purpose of our study was to evaluate a simple and effective barrel-shaped design of the radial free fore... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 12, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Nan-Chin Lin, Shih-Lung Lin and Kuo-Yang Tsai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The efficacy of allograft bone using titanium mesh in the posterior-only surgical treatment of thoracic and thoracolumbar spinal tuberculosis
The bony fusion of allograft bone using titanium mesh in the posterior-only surgical treatment of thoracic and thoracolumbar spinal tuberculosis has not been explained in detail. We aimed to analyze the effica... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 12, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Bingjin Wang, Wenbin Hua, Wencan Ke, Yukun Zhang, Xianlin Zeng and Cao Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pancreas-visceral fat CT value ratio and serrated pancreatic contour are strong predictors of postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreaticojejunostomy
Our aim is to elucidate the true preoperative risk factors for postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD), making it possible to select POPF high-risk patients preoperatively re... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 11, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Tomoki Kusafuka, Hiroyuki Kato, Yusuke Iizawa, Daisuke Noguchi, Kazuyuki Gyoten, Aoi Hayasaki, Takehiro Fujii, Yasuhiro Murata, Akihiro Tanemura, Naohisa Kuriyama, Yoshinori Azumi, Masashi Kishiwada, Shugo Mizuno, Masanobu Usui, Hiroyuki Sakurai and Shuji Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Giant submandibular sialolipoma masquerading as huge goitre: a case report
Sialolipoma is a rare tumour which may arise from both major and minor salivary glands and has recently been described as a variant of salivary gland lipomatous lesions. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 11, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Sentilnathan Subramaniam, Syamim Johan, Firdaus Hayati, Chiak Yot Ng, Nornazirah Azizan, Jitt Aun Chuah and Irfan Mohamad Tags: Case report Source Type: research

D1-plus vs D2 nodal dissection in gastric cancer: a propensity score matched comparison and review of published literature
The results of D1-plus lymphadenectomy following gastric resection are seldom investigated. The aim of this study was to compare results of D1-plus vs D2 resections and to provide a literature review. (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 10, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Laura Lorenzon, Rosina Giudicissi, Marco Scatizzi, Genoveffa Balducci, Stefano Cantafio, Alberto Biondi, Roberto Persiani, Paolo Mercantini and Domenico D ’Ugo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery is a safe and effective method to treat intrathoracic unicentric Castleman ’s disease
This study is... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 10, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Yan-qing Wang, Shan-qing Li and Feng Guo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hepatic adrenal adenoma-rare tumor on right lobe of liver: a case report and literature review
Hepatic adrenal ectopia is a common clinical diagnosis, whereas adrenal tumors developed from hepatic adrenal ectopia are rare. Hepatic adrenal tumors are easily misdiagnosed as hepatic carcinoma and frequentl... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 10, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Haibo Yu and Yadong He Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Giant recurrent left inguinal hernia with femoral nerve injury: a report of a rare case
Giant inguinal hernia(GIH), a rare disease, has brought great challenges to surgeons. GIH is defined as an inguinal hernia that extends below the midpoint of the inner thigh in standing position. However, a gi... (Source: BMC Surgery)
Source: BMC Surgery - June 9, 2020 Category: Surgery Authors: Manzhou Lin, Guojie Long, Ming Chen, Weice Chen, Jian Mo and Nianping Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research