Introduction of a Glove-Finger Extraction Option for Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Padmike Dayananda, Jacinta Drew and Jacinta Cover
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 25, 2018
The cost of the procedure of laparoscopic appendectomy is significantly higher than that of open surgery. Costing includes instruments, duration of surgery, and the potential for requiring conversion to open. Reducing procedure costs in simple ways will better enable laparoscopic appendectomy to be cost-effective in Regional Hospitals....
Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia with Phasic Elevation in Troponin Levels
Apinya Bharmanee, Deemah Mahadin and Harinder R Singh
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 19, 2018
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) is an inherited cardiomyopathy characterized by right ventricular structural abnormalities, dysfunction and ventricular tachycardia (VT) secondary to fibrofatty replacement of the myocardium. We report a male teenager with negative family history, presenting with sustained VT after sports practice....
Pulmonary Hyalinizing Granuloma in the Differential Diagnosis of Pulmonary Carcinoma
Fatih Uzer, I. Hicran Ozbudak, omer Ozbudak and Aykut Cilli
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: April 05, 2018
Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma (PHG) which should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pulmonary nodules of unknown origin is a distinct fibrosing lesion of lung that occurs in middle-aged patients. It has been usually reported as case reports in the literature. Patients are usually symptomatic. We present the case which recognized during operation and determined rarely....