Tag: Surgical

Cerebrospinal fluid osmolality cannot predict development or surgical outcome of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus – Fluids and Barriers of the CNS

Relkin N, Marmarou A, Klinge P, Bergsneider M, Black PM. Diagnosing idiopathic normal-pressure hydrocephalus. Neurosurgery. 2005;57:S4-16. Article  Google Scholar  Williams MA, Malm J. Diagnosis and treatment of idiopathic normal pressure…

Laparoscopic versus open surgery for locally advanced and metastatic gastric cancer complicated with bleeding and/or stenosis: short- and long-term outcomes – World Journal of Surgical Oncology

Sung H, Ferlay J, Siegel RL, Laversanne M, Soerjomataram I, Jemal A, et al. Global cancer statistics 2020: GLOBOCAN estimates of incidence and mortality worldwide for 36 cancers in 185…

Successful open radical gastrectomy for locally advanced or metastatic gastric cancer patients who suffered from coronavirus disease 2019 during preoperative chemotherapy: a report of three cases – Surgical Case Reports

In this report, we presented three cases of locally advanced or metastatic gastric cancer in patients who underwent radical gastrectomy following intensive chemotherapy despite developing a COVID-19 infection just before…

Diagnostic performance of endoscopic ultrasound-guided tissue acquisition by EUS-FNA versus EUS-FNB for solid pancreatic mass without ROSE: a retrospective study – World Journal of Surgical Oncology

We conducted a retrospective cohort single-centre study, including patients with solid pancreatic mass who underwent EUS-TA between January 2017 and October 2020. Specifically, all procedures were performed at the Institute…