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Abdominal pain and hematuria: duodenal perforation from ingested foreign body causing ureteral obstruction and hydronephrosis

Nina Kolbe, Kathleen Sisson and Renato Albaran.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1014 words.

Foreign body (FB) ingestion is a relatively common reason for visits to the emergency room. If the FB is symptomatic or damaging to the patient, either endoscopic or surgical intervention...

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Abdominal wall haematoma in the obese: a dangerous phenomenon

Jerome M. Goldstein and Dale Sebire.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 940 words.

We report the case of a 59-year-old obese female who developed an abdominal wall haematoma during administration of prophylactic clexane. Compared with the non-obese, the subcutaneous...

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Abdominal wall necrotising fasciitis secondary to fish bone ingestion

Samuel T.W. Lo, Siu Lan Leung and Chung Ngai Tang.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1044 words.

Abdominal wall necrotising fasciitis secondary to fish bone ingestion is extremely rare. We present a case of ingested fish bone complicated with self-sealing small bowel perforation and...

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Accelerated healing of complex open pilonidal wounds using MatriStem extracellular matrix xenograft: nine cases

Kent C. Sasse, Jared Brandt, Dionne C. Lim and Ellen Ackerman.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

April 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 1186 words.

Complex open pilonidal wounds represent a challenging wound healing problem. Nine cases of complex open pilonidal wounds are described. Each of them was treated at the time of primary wide...

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Acute appendicitis as a rare complication of gastric band

Christos Petridis, Kyriakos Neofytou, Athanasios Petrou and Chrysanthos Georgiou.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1120 words.

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding is a common and effective minimally invasive procedure in the treatment of morbid obesity. Common complications of the procedure include productive...

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Acute appendicitis within a recurrent inguinal hernia presenting as epididymo-orchitis

A Suppiah, A Dharmlingum, S Swift and AM Smith.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 1138 words.

We report the first case of appendicitis within a recurrent inguinal hernia, more unique in its presentation as epididymo-orchitis. A 61-year old male presented with right testicular pain,...

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Acute Chest Presentation following a Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

Andrew Cai, Khurram Siddique, Michelle Hamer and Sanjoy Basu.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1204 words.

We describe a case of an acute paraoesophageal hernia in the early post-operative period following a laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. Patient developed intraoperative tension...

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Acute sleeve gastrectomy for a strangulated paraoesophageal hernia

PT Cheng, MM Ronald and GH Poole.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 732 words.

Gastric necrosis in association with strangulation of a paraoesophageal hernia is a rare but life-threatening condition. The present article reports a case of strangulated paraoesophageal...

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Acute small bowel obstruction following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass during pregnancy: two different presentations

G Tuyeras, E Pappalardo and S Msika.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1232 words.

Bariatric surgery as laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is increasing throughout the world and women represent the majority (70%) of patients. Most of them are of reproductive...

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Acutely slipped gastric band with gastric necrosis and massive haemorrhage

Simon Parys and Senarath Werapitiya.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 500 words.

We present a case of acute gastric band slippage with gastric necrosis and massive haemoperitoneum necessitating an emergency surgery. The patient presented with an 8h history of dysphagia,...

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