Form of Presentation, Natural History and Course of Postoperative Venous Thromboembolism in Patients Operated on for Pelvic and Abdominal Cancer. Analysis of the RIETE Registry
Conclusions VTE occurs after hospital discharge in most patients, particularly in those operated for colorectal, urologic, and gynecologic cancer. Pulmonary embolism is more frequent in patients who develop early VTE, who also have worse prognosis. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Mucinous Appendiceal Neoplasms: Incidence, Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment
Conclusions Appendiceal mucinous tumors are frequently an incidental finding. The diagnosis of mucinous tumors of low malignant potential is a factor associated with the development of pseudomyxoma peritonei. Histologic tumor grade and the presence of peritoneal dissemination will determine surgical treatment that can vary, from appendectomy to cytoreductive surgery. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Surgical Management of Foreign Body on Airway. Case Report and Review
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Carlos León Espinoza, José Cerón Navarro, Genaro Galán Gil Genaro, Joaquín Ortega Serrano (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The Role of the Irreversible Electroporation in the Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Surgery
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Patricia Sánchez-Velázquez, Pierre-Alain Clavien Irreversible electroporation is a novel technique growing in popularity over the last years among the ablative modalities. Its unique action mechanism produces irreversible nanopores in the membrane of the cell leading to apoptosis; therefore irreversible electroporation can be used to ablate substantial volumes of tissue without the undesirable thermal effects as the “heat sink effect”. Moreover the extracellular matrix is left unper...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Cutaneous Fistula Caused by Postcholecystectomy Residual Litiasis
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): E. Rovira Pujol, N. Arteche Gonzalez, F. Lopez Lanau (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

SPECT/CT Lymphogammagraphy of a Contralateral Axillary Drainage in a Patient With Breast Cancer
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Salomé Sanz-Viedma, Victoria Scholz Gutierrez, Francisco Javier Fernández-Garcia, José Manuel Jiménez-Hoyuela (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Living Transplantation in Adult, From Living Donor. A Valid Option
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Enrique Moreno González (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Massive Hemoperitoneum Secondary to Splenic Rupture After Extracorporeal Lithotripsy
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Manuel Jesús Saavedra Chacon, Antonia Sonia Salas Diaz, José Miguel Ramos Durán, José David Romero Gallego, Manuel Rodriguez Ramos (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Complicated Parastomal Hernia as a Clinical Presentation of a Gallbladder Hydrops
Publication date: Available online 9 August 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Miquel Gomez-Artacho, Gildas Boisset, Christophe Taoum, Francis Navarro (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

High-Resolution Circuit for the Diagnosis of Faecal Incontinence. Patient Satisfaction
Conclusion With the HRC, the patient spends about 2h in the outpatient clinic of the hospital, but leaves with the complete diagnostic process performed. The satisfaction survey confirms that most patients prefer this system. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 12, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Preoperative Preparation of “Loss of Domain” Hernia. Progressive Pneumoperitoneum and Botulinum Toxin Type A
Publication date: Available online 10 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): José Bueno-Lledó, Antonio Torregrosa Gallud, Raquel Jiménez Rosellón, Fernando Carbonell Tatay, Providencia García Pastor, Santiago Bonafé Diana, José Iserte Hernández Preoperative progressive pneumoperitoneum and botulinum toxin type A are useful tools in the preparation of patients with loss of domain hernias. Both procedures are complementary in the surgical repair, especially with the use of prosthetic techniques without tension, that allow a integra...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 10, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Ischiorectal Abscess With Intra and Preperitoneal Dissemination
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Natalia Rodríguez López, Ana María Paulos Gómez, Lucía Lesquereux Martínez, Manuel Bustamante Montalvo (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 9, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Acute Abdomen Caused by a Dissecting Celiac Trunk Aneurysm
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): José Andrés Guirola Ortíz, Victoria Mayoral Campos, Patricia Menal Muñoz, María José Gimeno Peribáñez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

CIRUG ÍA ESPAÑOLA: Evolution and Continuity
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Eduardo M. Targarona, Matteo Frasson, José María Balibrea, Manuel López-Cano, Antonio Ríos, Joana Ferrer (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Endovascular Treatment of Visceral Artery Aneurysms and Pseudoaneurysms With Stent-Graft: Analysis of Immediate and Long-Term Results
Conclusion In our study, stent-graft endovascular treatment of visceral aneurysmns and pseudoaneurysms has demonstrated to be safe and is effective in the long-term in both elective and emergent cases, with a high rate of successful treatment and a low complication rate. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Pancreas transplantation: 50 years of experience
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Daniel Casanova In December 1966, the first pancreas transplant ever was performed at the University of Minnesota. R. Lillehei and W. Kelly, transplanted a kidney and a pancreas in a diabetic patient on dialysis, getting function of both organs. Since then, the technical and immunological advances in this transplant have resulted in graft and patient survival results as the rest of the abdominal solid organ transplants. The balance of these 50 years is that more than 50,000 diabetic patients have been transpla...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Bilateral Intrahepatic Bile Duct Compression by Giant Non-parasitic Hepatic Cyst: A Rare Cause of Obstructive Jaundice
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): David Saavedra-Perez, Xavier Quer, Jordi de Cozar, Enric de Caralt (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Results of Short Term Radiotherapy Followed by Radical Surgery for Rectal Cancer: A Long-Term Unicenter Observational Study
Conclusions The results compare favorably with multicentric historical series. STR offers certain advantages that could be increased by increasing the STR-surgery interval and/or interspersed with sequential chemotherapy. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Evolution of Laparoscopic Surgery in a High Volume Hepatobiliary Unit: 150 Consecutive Pure Laparoscopic Hepatectomies
Conclusions The implementation of LLR has been fast with morbidity and mortality comparable to other published series. In the last 2 years more than half of the hepatectomies are performed laparoscopically in our center. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Laparoscopic Myotomy After Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Placement and Embolization of Gastroesophageal Varices in Patients With Achalasia and Cirrhosis
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Unai de Andres Olabarria, Soledad Ugarte Sierra, Roberto Maniega Alba, Igor Alberdi San Roman, Francisco Javier Ibáñez Aguirre (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 8, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Normothermic ex Vivo Liver Perfusion From Donors After Type 2 Cardiac Arrest
Publication date: Available online 6 July 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Mihai-Calin Pavel, Constantino Fondevila Campo, Victor Molina Santos, Alba Diaz Lorca, Juan Carlos Garcia-Valdecasas Salgado (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 7, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Why Write and Publish a Scientific Paper?
Publication date: Available online 16 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Abe Fingerhut (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 16, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Neoadjuvant Therapy and Transanal Endoscopic Surgery in T2-T3 Superficial, N0, M0 Rectal Tumors. Local Recurrence, Complete Clinical and Pathological Response
Conclusions In this stage of rectal cancer, our results seem to support this strategy, mainly when a complete pathological response is achieved. The complete clinical tumor response does not coincide with the pathological tumor response. Randomized prospective studies should be performed to standardize this treatment. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Spontaneous Pulmonary Hernia: Presentation of Four Cases and Literature Review
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Stephany Laguna Sanjuanelo, Iker López Sanz, Jon Zabaleta Jimenez, Borja Aguinagalde Valiente, Jose Miguel Izquierdo Elena (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The Origins of Oncological Pancreatic Surgery in Spain. A Tribute to Pioneers
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Luis Sabater Ortí, Elena Martín-Pérez, Vicens Artigas Raventós Pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) is a very complex operation. Its development took place very slowly at the most prestigious centers in the world. The aim of this investigation is to know who were the first surgeons to perform a PD in Spain as well as its historical circumstances. Despite all kinds of difficulties and very few resources, the first PD in Spain were carried out in Barcelona at the Hospital de la Santa Creu i S...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Influence of Simultaneous Liver and Peritoneal Resection on Postoperative Morbi-Mortality and Survival in Patients With Colon Cancer Treated With Surgical Cytoreduction and Intraperitoneal Hyperthermic Chemotherapy
Conclusions Simultaneous peritoneal cytoreduction and hepatic resection resulted in a significantly higher Clavien grade III–V morbidity and a longer hospital stay, although the results are similar to other major abdominal interventions. The application of multimodal oncological and surgical treatment may obtain similar long-term survival results in both groups. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Factibility and Security Study of the PICS-AF ™ Plug for the Treatment of Cryptoglandular Anal Fistula
Conclusions The present study indicates that the new collagen plug can be placed effectively and with an acceptable complication rate. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Ileo-Enteric Fistula Caused by an Infiltrating Rectal Cancer
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Sara Busto Suárez, Amer Zanabili Al-Sibbai, Livia Revuelta Mariño, Manuel Alonso Pérez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 3, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Acute Pancreatitis Secondary to Periampullary Duodenal Diverticulitis
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ismael Mora-Guzmán, José Luis Muñoz de Nova, Íñigo García-Sanz, Elena Martín-Pérez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intrahepatic Masson Tumor (Intravascular Papillary Endothelial Hyperplasia)
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Irene Ramallo Solís, José Tinoco González, Ana Senent Boza, Carmen Bernal Bellido, Miguel Ángel Gómez Bravo (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Massive Hemoperitoneum due to a Ruptured Umbilical Vein in a Cirrhotic Patient
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Carmen García Bernardo, Elisa Contreras Saiz, Raquel Rodríguez Uría, Sara Gálvez García (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Laparoscopic Resection of a Paraganglioma in the Organ of Zuckerkandl 123I-Metaiodobenzylguanidine Guided by Gamma Probe
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Andrés Navarrete, Raúl Almenara, Dulce Momblán, Antonio Lacy (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Atypical Location of a Glomus Tumor in the Liver
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Enrique Calcerrada Alises, Natalia Sarabia Valverde, Francisco Navarro Freire, José Antonio Jiménez Ríos (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The Use of an Algorithm for Prophylactic Mesh Use in High Risk Patients Reduces the Incidence of Incisional Hernia Following Laparotomy for Colorectal Cancer Resection
Conclusion The implementation of the algorithm reduces the incidence of IH in high-risk patients. The adherence to the algorithm also correlates with a decrease in the incidence of IH. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Management of Breast Carcinoma in Ectopic Axillary Breast Tissue
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Jordina Munrós, Macarena Vázquez, Paz Santiago, Gabriela Romay, Benigno Acea (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Somatostatin Receptors Expression in Breast Cancer
Publication date: Available online 17 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Francisco-Javier Gómez-de la Fuente, Julio Jiménez-Bonilla, José Estévez, Isabel Martínez-Rodríguez, Ignacio Banzo (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 18, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Time to Rethink Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery for Rectal Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation for Highly Selected Patients
Publication date: Available online 16 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Rodrigo Oliva Perez, Guilherme Pagin São Julião, Bruna Borba Vailati (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 17, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intraoperative Nerve Monitoring in Laryngotracheal Surgery
Publication date: Available online 15 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Sergio Bolufer, María Dolores Coves, Carlos Gálvez, Gustavo Adolfo Villalona Laryngotracheal surgery has an inherent risk of injury to the recurrent laryngeal nerves (RLN). These complications go from minor dysphonia to even bilateral vocal cord paralysis. The intraoperative neuromonitoring of the RLN was developed in the field of thyroid surgery, in order to preserve nerve and vocal cord function. However, tracheal surgery requires in-field intubation of the distal trachea, which limits the use ...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 16, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

A Non-surgical Treatment for Inferior Vena Cava Pseudoaneurysm Post-Hepatectomy
Publication date: Available online 15 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Pamela Ines Causa Andrieu, Natalia Gomez, Martin Jose Rabellino, Juan Pejokl, Ricardo Garcia-Monaco (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 16, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Recurrent Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair With Gastro-Omental Free Flap in an Irradiated Patient
Publication date: Available online 10 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Juan Maria Viñals Viñals, Pau Tarrús Bozal, Jose Maria Serra-Mestre, Oriol Bermejo Segú, Julio Nogués Orpí (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 11, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Liver Transplantation for Acute Liver Failure
Publication date: Available online 10 May 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Amelia J. Hessheimer, Lucas Nacif, Eduardo Flores Villalba, Constantino Fondevila Before liver transplantation became widely applicable as a treatment option, the mortality rate for acute liver failure was as high as 85%. Today, acute liver failure is a relatively common transplant indication in some settings, but the results of liver transplantation in this context appear to be worse than those for chronic forms of liver disease. In this review, we discuss the indications and contraindications for urgent live...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 11, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Training, education, accreditation and professional development in surgery in Europe: the perspective of the European Union of Medical Specialist (UEMS)
In conclusion, with the great support of National Surgical Societies of the UEMS and the Surgery Section a series of solid projects have been established to support the professional development of the collective in Europe. This process constitutes a continuous effort that is very gratifying, with the aim to set the standards for a brilliant future for surgery students and specialized surgeons. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 4, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Is Age a Predisposing Factor of Postoperative Complications After Lung Resection for Primary Pulmonary Neoplasms?
Conclusion Age is a predisposing factor for the development of postoperative complications after lung resection. Other associated factors also influence the occurrence of these complications. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 28, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Pancreatic Trauma: Management and Literature Review
Publication date: Available online 26 April 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Patrizio Petrone, Sara Moral Álvarez, Marta González Pérez, José Ceballos Esparragón, Corrado P. Marini Pancreatic injury is an uncommon event often difficult to diagnose at an early stage. After abdominal trauma, the surgeon must always be aware of the possibility of pancreatic trauma due to the complications associated with missed pancreatic injuries. Due to its retroperitoneal position, associated organs and vascular injuries are almost always present, which along with f...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 27, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Prognostic Factors of Weight Loss After Sleeve Gastrectomy: Multicenter Study in Spain and Portugal
Conclusion The SG associates a satisfactory weight loss in 79% of patients in the first 5 years; however, some variables such as BMI >50, age >50, the presence of several comorbidities, more than 5cm section of the pylorus or bougie >40F can increase the risk of weight loss failure. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 27, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

De Garengeot's Hernia: Incarcerated Femoral Hernia Containing the Vermiform Appendix. Report of Two Cases and Literature Review
Publication date: Available online 24 April 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Natalia González Alcolea, Félix Martínez Arrieta, José Luis Lucena de la Poza, Elena Jiménez Cubedo, Víctor Sánchez Turrión (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 25, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Mantle Cell Lymphoma Involving the Breast in a Male Patient
Publication date: Available online 24 April 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): José Ruiz Pardo, Víctor López López, Miguel Blanquer Blanquer, Juan Cabezas Herrera, Antonio Piñero Madrona (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 25, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Treatment of Caval Vein Thrombosis Associated With Renal Tumors
Conclusions Nephrectomy and thrombectomy in renal tumors with caval thrombosis can be curative in absence of metastasis or, at less, can increase survival or quality of live. Then these patients must be treated in liver transplant units because major surgical and anesthesiologic expertise. Adjuvant treatment with tyrosin kinase inhibitors must be validate in the future with wider experiences. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 24, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Malignant Colonic Obstruction: To Stent or not to Stent?
Publication date: Available online 19 April 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Alberto Arezzo (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 19, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Acute Abdomen in an Elderly Patient
Publication date: Available online 19 April 2017 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Guillermo Millán Gallizo, Ana Navarro Gonzalo, Maria José Palacios Fanlo, Marta Allué Cabañuz (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - April 19, 2017 Category: Surgery Source Type: research