International Journal of

Surgery Research and PracticeISSN: 2378-3397


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410163

Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Thigh Secondary to a Complicated Perforated Colon Cancer: A Case Report

Akram Z A Bolbol

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2024/03/25

Necrotizing fasciitis (NF) is a rare life-threatening soft tissue infection. The development of NF of the lower extremity secondary to a perforated colorectal tumor has been reported only in a few cases. Early diagnosis and aggressive surgical intervention are crucial in NF management. Awareness of the development of NF secondary to perforated colon cancer is essential to prompt diagnosis and to prevent delays in proper management....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410162

Idiopathic Jejuno-Jejunal Intussusception in an Adult: A Case Report

Hadeel Yousri Gabr, Abdullah Salah Alharbi, Sallam M Omran and Fahad A Alghamdi

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2024/01/25

Adult intussusception is a rare condition, and idiopathic cases are even much more uncommon. We report a case of a 38-year-old female patient who presented with severe abdominal pain, vomiting, and a paraumblical palpable mass. Initial investigations revealed elevated white blood cell count, and low hemoglobin level. Computed tomography (CT) scan confirmed the presence of an intussuscepted jejunal loop with obstructive changes....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410161

Chilaiditi Syndrome: A Rare Case of Diaphragmatic Interposition and its Multidisciplinary Management

Mladen N Kasalović, Marija G Lomigora, Aleksandar R Jakovljević, Gojko Lj Igrutinović, Zlatan N Elek, Nikola M Miljković, Milica N Milentijević and Dalibor D Rakić

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2024/01/06

Chilaiditi syndrome is a rare entity, with a worldwide incidence ranging from 0.025% to 0.28%, and it tends to affect males more frequently than females, with a ratio of 4:1. This paper explores and presents a rare medical case of Chilaiditi syndrome, emphasizing its rarity and complexity in diagnosis and treatment....

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