Abstract: Recent advances in portalvenoplasty enable us to accomplish complex pancreaticoduodenectomy including liver dissection (PD), and liver transplantation (LT).
Abstract: A Roux–en–Y anastomosis fashioned from the jejunum (i.e., hepaticojejunostomy) is usually used to reconstruct the biliary system in hepatectomy.
Abstract: A 58 year-old male presented with 3-day history of painless, intermittent, bright red rectal bleeding associated with dizziness, fatigue and dyspnea.
Abstract: Real–time cerebral oximetry has been used to monitor perfusion in the brain. Two types of oximetry devices employed at our institution are: INVOS (Covidien, Mansfield, MA)
Abstract: PEComas represent rare, heterogeneous mesenchymal neoplasms derived from perivascular epitheloid cells exprimating smooth muscle as well as melanocytic markers.
Abstract: A healthy 33 year old male who had three weeks ago adopted a Paleolithic, or “paleo” diet, presented with nausea and vomiting. Computed tomography identified a complete small bowel obstruction (SBO)
Abstract: Distal interphalangeal joint (DIPJ) arthritis can lead to pain, deformity, weakness or functional deficit. Traditionally, surgical management for DIPJ arthritis includes arthrodesis
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Abstract We herein described a 70-year-old male patient with lower thoracic esophageal cancer (T1aN2M0, Stage II) and gastric cancer in the upper body (T1bN0M0, Stage IA), who underwent subtotal esophagectomy and proximal gastrectomy with reconstruction using