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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 extra-adrenal myelolipoma, a case report and review of the literature

Yagan Pillay.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2018 .

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

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Extra-adrenal myelolipomas (EAMLs) are extremely rare soft tissue tumours that constitute <15% of all myelolipomas. We present a 70-year-old patient...

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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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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Adenocarcinoma arising in a colonic interposition after esophagectomy for benign stricture and review of the literature

Berta Barbosa, Bruno Santos, Isabel Mesquita, Mário Marcos, Carlos Nogueira and Jorge Santos.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1084 words.

Abstract

Colon interposition in oesophageal replacement after oesophagectomy for benign strictures is associated with significant perioperative complications...

Adenocarcinoma in long-segment Barrett's esophagus 44 years after total gastrectomy

Yutaka Shimada, Tomoyuki Okumura, Shozo Hojo, Koshi Matsui, Takuya Nagata, Shinichi Hayashi, Kenichi Tazawa, Fuminori Yamagishi and Kazuhiro Tsukada.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1331 words.

Although Barrett's esophagus may occur without gastric acid, Barrett's adenocarcinoma after total gastrectomy is rare. Here, we present Barrett's adenocarcinoma in long-segment Barrett's...

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An alternative option in the management of blunt splenic injury

David Bodansky, Robert Jones and Olga N. Tucker.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1277 words.

Splenic injury is a preventable cause of mortality following blunt trauma. The majority of splenic injuries can be managed conservatively. Laparotomy is indicated in the haemodynamically...

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Aorto-conduit fistula developing four years after esophagectomy

S Strong, S Higgs, C Streets, D Titcomb, P Barham, J Blazeby and A Hollowood.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 966 words.

A 71 year old lady was treated for a squamous cell carcinoma of the oesophagus with neo-adjuvant chemotherapy followed by a two phase Ivor-Lewis oesophagectomy with two field...

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Appendiceal endometriosis presenting as a cecal mass

N Ehsani, J Rose and M Probstfeld.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

April 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 892 words.

Appendiceal intussusception is described, in the surgical literature, as a rare entity with a 0.01% incidence (1). Presenting symptoms can be vague, and preoperative diagnosis is difficult....

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Atraumatic splenic rupture secondary to abscess in a hemodialysis patient: a rare and fatal cause of acute abdomen diagnosed late

Mehmet Tolga Kafadar, İbrahim Teker, Mehmet Ali Gök, Esat Taylan Uğurlu and İsmail Çetinkaya.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1359 words.

Abstract

Splenic abscess is a very rare condition in the general population. It is more likely to develop in association with underlying comorbidities and...

Atraumatic splenic rupture secondary to metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer

Uchechukwu Stanley Ogu, Garrett Keim, Andrew J. Cleary and Robert S. Bloch.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 706 words.

Splenic metastasis of solid organ tumors is rare; even more so is splenic rupture from metastatic disease. We report a case of a 61-year-old male who presented with splenic rupture and...

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Bariatric surgery

M. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy and Muntzer Mughal.

in Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery; Bariatric Surgery. 9044 words.

This chapter describes indications for bariatric surgery (i.e. in terms of body mass index or body mass index, etc.) followed by a detailed discussion on the metabolic syndrome and the role...

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Barrett’s oesophagus

M. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy and Muntzer Mughal.

in Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery; Histopathology. 7751 words.

This chapter describes in detail the aetiology, classification (e.g. Prague C&M criteria), and historic considerations of Barrett’s oesophagus, together with its progression towards...

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Benign gastric and duodenal disease

M. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy and Muntzer Mughal.

in Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 7357 words.

This chapter introduces the concepts of gastritis (acute and chronic), Helicobacter pylori and its investigation and management, peptic ulcer disease and its management (both historical and...

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A benign gastric ulcer eroding into a splenic artery pseudoaneurysm presenting as a massive upper gastrointestinal bleed

Shareef M. Syed, Simon Moradian, Mohammed Ahmed, Umair Ahmed, Samuel Shaheen and Vasanth Stalin.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1293 words.

Upper gastrointestinal (UGI) bleeding secondary to a ruptured splenic artery (SA) pseudoaneurysm into the stomach is a rare but a life-threatening condition. Owing to the low prevalence, it...

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Benign gastric ulceration as a cause of gastro-colic fistula

AS Sur, M Peters, HS Sur and S Adjepong.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 903 words.

Gastro-colic fistulas as a complication of benign gastric ulcers are relatively uncommon. The authors report a 59 year old caucasian female with a known hiatus hernia and gastro-oesophageal...

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Black necrotic oesophagus following the use of biodegradable stent for benign oesophageal stricture

Antonia Tse, Sanjoy Basu, Haythem Ali and Ahmed Hamouda.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1181 words.

Biodegradable stents are increasingly being used for benign oesophageal conditions that include refractory strictures and perforations. Acute oesophageal necrosis has been reported with...

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Blunt trauma resulting in pneumothorax with progression to pneumoperitoneum: a unique diagnosis with predicament in management

Karleigh R. Curfman, R. Jonathan Robitsek, David Sammett and Sebastian D. Schubl.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1341 words.

Here, we present a case of pneumoperitoneum caused by traumatic pneumothorax after a fall. The patient is an 82-year-old male who was brought into the emergency department after being found...

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Bowel hath no fury like a gallbladder inflamed

Amad Khan, Kathyrn Ellen Flavin, Lauren Sarah Harris, Mohammad Naushad Chaudhry and Nicholas Reading.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1111 words.

Gallstone ileus is a well-established phenomenon in which a large gallstone leads to mechanical small bowel obstruction. This case, however, reports the novel finding of a patient...

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