International Journal of

Surgery Research and PracticeISSN: 2378-3397


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410129

10 Years of Experience of a Single Surgeon in Adrenalectomy: Retrospective Review

Emad Rezkallah, Wael Elsaify and Andrew Elsaify

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: June 30, 2021

Indications for adrenalectomy include mainly functional adrenal tumors, malignancy and uncertainty regarding the clinical diagnosis. Surgery is indicated for functional tumors regardless of the size of tumors. It should be minded that the cortex and medulla of the adrenal gland have different embryonic origins and accordingly have different structures and functions and develop different tumors. Adrenalectomy can be performed by either laparoscopic or open techniques. Currently, laparoscopic surg...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410128

Huge Mesenteric Cyst: Case Report

Abiyere OH, Rosiji OB, Adewara O, Olofinbiyi BA and Osho AI

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: May 31, 2021

Mesenteric cysts are rare benign lesions occurring in the abdomen. The cystic lesions can be asymptomatic or present with a specific symptoms. When discovered, treatment is either open or Laparoscopic surgery. We present a case of 29-years-old woman with one year history of progressive increasing abdominal swelling after her first delivery via caesarean section. It was initially painless however occasional pain was noticed some months prior to presentation at the out-patient department. Examinat...

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