International Journal of

Surgery Research and PracticeISSN: 2378-3397


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410116

Surgical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: A Review

Talha Sarigoz, MD

Article Type: Review Article | First Published: September 09, 2020

Reasons for elective surgery mostly rely on discontinuity of the medical therapy. Other reasons are dysplasia and cancer. An elective surgery must be directed on removal of colon and rectum thus eliminating the target organ while achieving low mortality and morbidity rates and high quality of life. But with surgery comes complications, therefore different surgical techniques have been proposed to find better early and late outcomes and surgery for ulcerative colitis has evolved over the years. I...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410115

Gram Stain Microscopy in Septic Arthritis

Soufiane Aharram, Jawad Amghar, Mounir Yahyaoui, Omar Agoumi and Abdelkarim Daoudi

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: September 05, 2020

Septic arthritis is a serious condition that can lead to rapid destruction of joint if it is not rapidly diagnosed and treated appropriately. The reported annual incidence is 10 in 100,000 although this increases to 70 in 100,000 in those with risk factors for developing septic arthritis mainly rheumatoid arthritis and immune-compromised patients. The aim of this study is to examine the sensitivity and specificity, and thus the clinical usefulness, of gram stain results. Single centre, retrospec...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410113

Bilateral Primary Testicular Lymphoma: A Case Report

Rishabh Agarwalla, Rajashekar Mohan and Vijith Shetty

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: July 27, 2020

We report the case of a 64-year-old male with bilateral diffuse large cell, non germinal centre like B-cell lymphoma of the testes. MRI showed bilateral epididymitis with right sided orchitis and minimal left sided hydrocoele. Right high inguinal orchidectomy was done to confirm the diagnosis. 6 cycles of RCHOP adjuvant chemotherapy was given. He was, however, unable to tolerate the intensive chemotherapy regimen and succumbed to its adverse effects, 2 months after completion of the 6th cycle......

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