International Journal of

Surgery Research and PracticeISSN: 2378-3397

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410156

Gallstone Ileus in a Woman - A Case Report

Alejandro Alberto Flores-López, Víctor Hugo Solís-Reyna, Rubén García-Flores, Miguel Alejandro Solís-Vázquez and Guillermo Padrón-Arredondo

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2023/08/31

Prevalence of GSD has been 10-20% in developed countries, 2.5-10% in African populations, and 3.1-6.1% in Asians. Approximately 3-8% of GSD patients experience complications, including cholecystitis, gallstone ileus, pancreatitis, empyema, and gallbladder perforation. Therefore, GSD care could be expensive and place a considerable burden on the budget of health systems....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410155

Symptomatic GERD after Sleeve Gastrectomy

Azzam S Al-Kadi

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: 2023/08/10

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) remains an effective standalone bariatric surgery. Some patients might experience gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) symptoms post LSG despite its beneficial outcome on weight loss and improving obesity morbidities. This study aims to determine the prevalence of post-LSG GERD symptoms and associated risk factors....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410154

Post Sleeve Gastrectomy Fistula: Experimental Model in Pigs

Maria Helena Wanderley Costa Dantas, Giuliana Fulco Gonçalves, Barbara Escarllet Coutinho Seabra, Irami Araújo-Filho, PhD and Amália Cinthia Meneses do Rêgo, PhD

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: 2023/07/13

Bariatric surgery is considered the primary treatment against severe obesity, as it is effective in sustained weight loss and reduces the prevalence of associated comorbidities. However, bariatric surgery is not free of complications observed at various postoperative stages, including fistulas....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410153

Post-Thyroidectomy Visual Loss in a Patient with Comorbidities - Case Report

Olufunmilola A OGUN, Oluwasanmi A AJAGBE and Adefemi O AFOLABI

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: 2023/07/12

We report a case of bilateral POVL in a 62-year-old female patient with multiple systemic comorbidities who had total thyroidectomy following acute respiratory obstruction from a huge compressive multinodular goitre. She had a difficult intubation complicated by cardiac arrest in the perioperative period. She noticed acute bilateral severe vision loss on the second day post-thyroidectomy....

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