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Abdominal trauma

Graciela Bauzá and Andrew B. Peitzman.

in Trauma Intensive Care

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; General Surgery. 5323 words.

The patient with abdominal injury represents a multitude of challenges to the intensivist. Understanding injury patterns increasesthe likelihood of timely diagnosis and treatment of...

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Abdominal wall abscess containing gallstones as a late complication to laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed 17 years earlier

Anders Mark Christensen and Mads Mark Christensen.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 1355 words.

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the preferred surgical treatment for symptomatic gallstones. The laparoscopic procedure is superior to the open approach in many aspects....

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Acute and chronic acalculous cholecystitis associated with aortic dissection

Fuyuki F. Inagaki, Yoshiaki Hara, Masako Kamei, Michio Tanaka and Masamichi Yasuno.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 1399 words.

Acalculous cholecystitis is a rare but life-threatening disease, but its pathogenesis is not fully revealed yet. We experienced two acalculous cholecystitis cases associated with aortic...

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Acute appendicitis*

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

in Current Surgical Guidelines

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; General Surgery. 1962 words.

Acute appendicitis

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Acute cholecystitis presenting with massive intra-abdominal haemorrhage

Murad M. Aljiffry, Amna N. Almulhim, Mohammad H. Jamal and Mazen M. Hassanain.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 1155 words.

Haemorrhagic cholecystitis is a known rare life-threatening complication of acute cholecystitis. In this case report, we describe clinical presentation and radiological findings of acute...

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Acute pancreatitis*

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

in Current Surgical Guidelines

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery. 2022 words.

Acute pancreatitis

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Adenomyoma of ampulla: a rare cause of obstructive jaundice

N Kumari and M Vij.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 602 words.

Adenomyoma is a rare benign lesion occurring commonly in the fundus of the gallbladder in the biliary tract. Ampullary adenomyoma is rarer still, presenting as obstructive jaundice due to...

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Adjuvant therapy

James Harvey, Sue Down, Rachel Bright-Thomas, John Winstanley and Hugh Bishop.

in Breast Disease Management

October 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Breast Surgery; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2352 words.

Adjuvant therapy. Advancements in adjuvant therapy for breast cancer have contributed significantly to the reduction in breast cancer mortality. Various adjuvant therapies are available to...

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Adult day surgery analgesia

Anna Lipp and Ian Jackson.

in Day Case Surgery

P ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 2838 words.

Introduction - Aims of pain management after day surgery - Consequences of inadequate pain management - Patient preparation - Commonly used analgesics - Practical tips for providing...

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Alithiasic cholecystitis treated by percutaneous cholecystostomy in a patient with severe septic shock and neutropenia

N Simion.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery. 886 words.

Acalculous cholecystitis is a relatively rare form of cholecystitis appearing in severely ill patients. We chose the case of a young patient under chemotherapy for myeloid leukaemia who...

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