Rare Constellation of Abdominal Vascular Injuries in Blunt Trauma: Left Gastric Artery Pseudoaneurysms and Dissection
ConclusionAbdominal visceral artery vascular injuries in blunt trauma can be managed safely with close monitoring, antithrombotic agent, and medical co-morbidity optimization. instability or worsening/ persistent symptoms should be considered for endovascular treatment or surgical ligation Further research and reporting of management approaches are required. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 25, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

A novel surgical approach with peritonectomy to extranodal multisystemic histiocytic sarcoma: a case report and literature review
CONCLUSIONThe surgical approach with major cytoreductive purposes could improve the prognosis in cases with prevalent abdominal extranodal localisation. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 23, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Laparoscopic liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in Fontan-associated chronic liver disease. The first case report
ConclusionLLR for HCC after FP is safe and feasible, and might be considered an alternative treatment of HCC for which the best treatment has not been defined yet. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 23, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Case report: Gastric tube cancer after esophagectomy—Retrograde perfusion after proximal resection of right gastroepiploic artery
ConclusionThis case shows that partial distal resection of the gastric tube can be performed safely without vascular reconstruction of the right gastroepiploic artery. Favorable long-term results after gastric tube reconstruction support the possibility of bilateral blood supply to the gastroepiploic arcade. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 22, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Juvenile polyposis syndrome: A case report
ConclusionMassive gastric polyposis it is an uncommon manifestation of juvenile polyposis syndrome. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 19, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Elevated PSA level as a warning of mesh rejection risk after combined laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal hernia repair and transurethral resection of prostate: case report
ConclusionsElevated PSA levels can be a warning before doing a combination of TEP and TURP surgery because they can show signs of infection. However, further research is needed to ascertain the relationship between elevated PSA levels and complications of combination TEP and TURP surgery. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 17, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Functional elbow range of motion 6 months after contracture release and ORIF K-wire in elbow stiffness with malunion capitellum and neglected radial head and ulnar dislocation: a case report
ConclusionTo achieve functional elbow ROM, surgical treatment was necessary to release the contracture. In addition, the etiology of trauma must be thoroughly investigated and a good rehabilitation program must be integrative to the treatment. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 17, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Perforated Gangrenous Ileo-colic intussusception in a 9 month old Nigerian Infant Presenting at a Private Hospital: A Case Report
ConclusionWe conclude that high clinical suspicion, interaction with senior surgeons and regular use of ultrasound in infants with gastrointestinal symptoms will aid diagnosis. Although surgery was performed in the index case, non-surgical reduction is a very efficient treatment modality in uncomplicated cases. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 17, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Prednisolone-induced Virginal mammary hypertrophy: Case report
CONCLUSIONVMH may be a rare complication of prednisolone treatment. It should be considered in patients presenting with breast hypertrophy following steroid administration. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 17, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Fibrosarcoma of the ethmoid sinus: a rare entity
CONCLUSIONIt’s important knowledge about this pathology because of its rarity and its therapeutic and prognostic difficulties. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 16, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Giant sixteen kilogram lymphangioma mesenteric cyst: An unusual presentation of a rare benign tumour
ConclusionMesenteric cysts may present as giant abdominal masses. The publication of this atypical case is a plea for us for the establishment of universal health coverage in our country in particular and in Africa in general. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 16, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Volvulus of The Ascending Colon due to failure of zygosis: A Case Report and Review Of The Literature
ConclusionFailure of peritoneal zygosis is implicated in a myriad of clinical conditions. Expeditious recognition and intervention in the prodromal period can avert potentially disastrous complications. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 16, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Surgical treatment of a penoscrotal massive localized lymphedema: case report
ConclusionIn cases of penoscrotal massive lymphedema, the treatment’s option with better results is the surgical one. The use of a scrotal flap associated with split-thickness skin graft for penis provides good aesthetic and functional outcomes. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 16, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

STA-MCA bypass following sphenoid wing meningioma resection: A case report
ConclusionSTA-MCA bypass was an effective surgical management for MCA injury in sphenoid wing meningioma resection. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 16, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

A new approach for severe aortic regurgitation in porcelain aorta with sutureless Perceval valve: a case report
ConclusionThe present case represents a proof that self-expandable cardiac valve technology can be employed to treat, either by surgery or by catheter, selected cases of AR. We have observed an excellent mid term result with no paravalvular leak at 2 years. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 14, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Supralevator abscess: new treatment for an uncommon aetiology: case report
ConclusionIf a supralevator abscess diagnosis is made, fistulae trajectory should be studied. If no clear internal opening is evident, a pelvic MRI should be done followed by drainage of the abscess. After resolution the drain should be taken off and marsupialization with ENDO GIA® should be performed. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 14, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Total lower lip reconstruction by bilateral Fujimori technique—A case report
ConclusionBilateral Fujimori one-stage flaps can be used in cases of squamous cell carcinomas involving most of the lower lip, including the commissures of the mouth. A limitation of the method is an eventual lack of local tissue when preparing the flap. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Stress fracture of the midshaft clavicle associated with sternocostoclavicular hyperostosis—Case report
ConclusionWe report the case of a female who had a stress fracture of the midshaft of the clavicle associated with SCCH in SAPHO or AS. Although the patient was treated conservatively, and the shoulder function was satisfactory at the final follow-up visit, re-fracture may occur in the future. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The ugly face of deep vein thrombosis: Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens—Case report
ConclusionOur case shows that a rare entity of DVT as PCD could be a result of improper management of acute proximal DVT in the background of anatomical variabilities & that despite the late presentation of such a rare condition there still a role for a limb preserving approach with endovascular techniques. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Robotic Right Colectomy in a patient with Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt. Report of a Case
CONCLUSIONRobotic assistance may allow to perform colorectal resection safely and with low risk also in patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunt. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Perforated Mucocele of the Appendix in the Left Upper Quadrant: A Challenging Anatomy and an Improvised Surgical Technique
ConclusionEarly recognition and consideration of uncommon but serious surgical conditions are essential for improved patient outcomes. To our knowledge, this is the first report in the English literature that describes the use of CRS/HIPEC for PMP in a case of intestinal malrotation. This improvised surgical technique was found to be safe and can provide a surgical solution for preserving part of the colon in selected patients. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Successful surgery localized to the infected lesion as diagnosed by 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography for extended-aortic prosthetic graft infection
ConclusionSurgery localized to the infected sites detected by FDG-PET/CT can be an effective option for PGI in cases with previous multiple GRs. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Acellular dermal matrix for rhinophyma: is it worth it? a new case report and review of literature
CONCLUSIONalthough we believe that ADM represents a simple and reliable alternative for surgical reconstruction after rhinophyma, basing on our clinical experience we suggested some important tips and tricks in order to avoid surgical revisions, and both surgeons and patients should be aware about the potential drawbacks of this technique. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Successful utilization of angioembolization and delayed laparoscopy in the management of grade 5 hepatic laceration: Case report and literature review
ConclusionWhile laparotomy remains crucial for hemodynamically unstable patients, angioembolization is the primary treatment option for stable patients with hemorrhage from liver trauma. The combination of angioembolization and delayed laparoscopy may be considered in stable patients with even the highest liver injury grades. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Successful mesh plug repair using a hybrid method for recurrent inguinal hernia after laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal approach: A case report
ConclusionThis hybrid method facilitates the choice of an optimal approach for the treatment of recurrent hernia and may reduce surgical complications and re-recurrence rate. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Novel surgical approach without bowel resection for multiple gastrointestinal lipomatosis: A case report
ConclusionsMultiple local excision + ESD seemed to be one of the methods in resecting multiple GI lipomatosis. In the future, cases and indications of surgery and resection method for GI lipoma should be accumulated and considered, respectively. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Case Report: A Rare Presentation of High Risk Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma on Leg Treated with Surgical Excision
ConclusionThe goal of this paper is to raise awareness of the importance of pathology for soft issue lesions even if there is a low clinical index of suspicion. Unique characteristics in the pathology is the cornerstone to the identification and treatment. Although surgical excision can appear to be a curative treatment, EHE may inevitably metastasize, so aggressive and definitive treatment is best. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Laproscopic treatment for small bowel bleeding after detection by double-balloon endoscopy: a case report
ConclusionPreoperative marking with the use of double-balloon endoscopy followed by laparoscopic resection might be an optimal option for the treatment of massive small intestinal bleeding. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Metastatic liver tumor from a primary gastric cancer with infiltration of the Glisson’s pedicle: A case report
ConclusionThis case suggests that magnetic resonance and positron emission tomography imaging findings are important for surgical planning of hepatectomy. Further follow-up data and more cases are needed to completely define the clinical significance of tumor invasion of Glisson’s pedicle. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Osteosynthesis of bilateral Vancouver B2 periprosthetic femoral fracture after a bilateral RM® total hip arthroplasty at 24 and 21-years follow-up: A case report
ConclusionIn older patients with multiple comorbidities, the use of locking plates can be a valid treatment of bilateral Vancouver B2-periprosthetic femoral fractures following RM® cementless isoelastic stem, as an alternative surgical option to femoral stem revision. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

TFE3-expressing primary perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the Lymph node mimicking nodal relapse of rectal cancer: A case report
ConclusionSuspicious isolated recurrences of rectal cancer in unusual locations may require surgical excision to confirm definitive diagnosis. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 11, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Laparoscopic detorsion of the ovary in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome during the sixth week of gestation: a case report and review
CONCLUSIONImmediate explorative laparoscopic surgery is a potentially safe and useful strategy for treating ovarian torsion during the early first trimester of pregnancy. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Heterotopic Respiratory Mucosa in the Scalp Overlying Abnormal Bony Island in the Skull Linked to Maternal Misoprostol Use, Literature Review and Surgical Experience
ConclusionCongenital skin lesions on the scalp should be approached in a multidisciplinary manner to guide their treatment. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Retained Gallbladder Secondary to Retrieval Bag Rupture During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy—A Case Report
ConclusionRetrieval bags should be inspected following removal to ensure it is completely intact. Surgeons should consider extending the fascial incision if there is any difficulty during removal. Any damage to the retrieval bag mandates immediate pneumoperitoneum for further exploration of retained products. Governance bodies should incorporate practice guidelines related to retrieval bag rupture as these are currently not present. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Peritoneal dissemination of ascending colon cancer demonstrating relapse-free survival for 40 months with panitumumab monotherapy: a case report
ConclusionWe consider that Pmab therapy should be introduced for the treatment of mCRC complicated by PDs. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Idiopathic intramural hematoma of the right colon. a case report and review of the literature
CONCLUSIONThe Authors report a very rare case of spontaneous intramural hematoma of the right colon. Surgery still has a role in selected cases. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Unusual localization of bleeding under acenocoumarol: Spinal subdural hematoma
ConclusionSSH is a rare situation of acenocoumarol bleeding incident, it should be evoked in any patient treated by this molecule with signs of spinal cord compression. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding Resulting from Small Bowel Neoplasia; A Case Series
CONCLUSIONOGIB remains a diagnostic challenge and is attributable to small bowel pathology in 75% of cases. This suggests a need for continued investigation in situations where the patient presents multiple times despite adequate treatment for the presumed underlying condition. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intussuscepted Metachronous small bowel tumor after treatment for colorectal adenocarcinoma
Discussion and conclusionPatients who develop a small or large bowel adenocarcinoma have high risk of presenting a second tumor at both sites. Since data available to guide therapeutic decisions for patients presenting with small bowel metachronic tumors are scarce, the role of adjuvant therapy in patients who undergo curative resection remains unclear.The aim of this manuscript is present a case report of a patient admitted for a rare obstructive small bowel intussusception therefore underwent surgery for metachronic small bowel carcinoma from colorectal primary witch previously treated by surgery and adjuvant chemiothera...
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Conservative Management of Delayed presentation of Intraperitoneal bladder Rupture following caesarean delivery: A Case Report
ConclusionDelayed urinary bladder rupture is a very rare complication of cesarean delivery. Non-operative treatment can be a viable alternative to surgical repair in carefully selected patients. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 10, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Safe resection margin in video-assisted left anterior and lingular segmentectomy for an impalpable lung nodule
ConclusionThis technique resulted in complete tumor resection with minimal adverse effects. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 8, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Malignant adenomyoepithelioma of the breast: a rare case report
ConclusionThe patient developed no complications or recurrences after a total mastectomy with sentinel node dissection. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 8, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Genetic identification of endoscopic biopsies after unnecessary gastrectomy: case report and medico-legal evaluation
ConclusionThis case is not simply an example of diagnostic error and related unnecessary surgery, but it has raised some doubts about patient management and it has led us to some medical-legal cause for reflection in the field of professional liability. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 8, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Complete resolution of obstructive colonic amebic pseudotumor with conservative treatment: A case report and literature review
CONCLUSIONSo surgical intervention is reserved for complications of this entity manifested by fulminant colitis or colonic perforation. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 8, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

A total laparoscopic treatment strategy for Amyand’s hernia complicated with appendicitis: A case report
ConclusionThis laparoscopic treatment strategy is feasible for Amyand’s hernia, with minimized risk of surgical site infection (SSI), fair recovery and cosmesis. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 8, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Giant lipoma of the left mesocolon: Radiological and surgical aspects
ConclusionLipoma of the left mesocolon is exceptional. Radiological examinations provide most arguments to suggest lipoma. However the organ’s diagnosis is provided by surgical exploration and the certainty diagnosis by pathological examination. Treatment is surgical. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 4, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Fluoroscopy-assisted posterior percutaneous reduction for the management of unilateral cervical facet dislocations after unsuccessful closed reduction: A case report
CONCLUSIONPosterior percutaneous reduction could be a useful option for the management of cervical facet dislocations. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 4, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Case Report
CONCLUSIONMassive gastric polyposis it is an uncommon manifestation of juvenile polyposis syndrome. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 4, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Inguinal Bladder Hernia: A Case Report and Literature Review
ConclusionWe present a case report of inguinal bladder hernia in a middle-aged man that presented as left lower quadrant pain, groin pain, and dysuria. Diagnosis was confirmed preoperatively with radiographic imaging. The hernia was surgically reduced and the defect repaired without complications. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 4, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The challenges of diagnosing idiopathic ovarian vein thrombosis: case report
ConclusionThe initial modality of diagnosing OVT is Doppler ultrasound. However, CT and MRA confirm the diagnosis in case of uncertainty. The mainstay of treatment is the conservative approach while the surgical approach is reserved for persistent OVT despite appropriate conservative therapy. (Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports)
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - May 4, 2019 Category: Surgery Source Type: research