Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410135
Pristine Normal Looking Appendix on Diagnostic Laparoscopy-A Management Dilemma
Kasturi Rangan Sarathy and Abdus Samee
Article Type: Patient Care | First Published: December 31, 2021
Abdominal pain especially in the right iliac fossa (RIF) or right lower quadrant (RLQ) is one of the most common presentations as surgical emergencies. The cause for right lower quadrant abdominal pain encompasses a wide spectrum of diseases from a functional pain to an acute emergency where an immediate surgical intervention is definitely warranted. Acute appendicitis is the most common surgical emergency globally. The clinical presentation of appendicitis is right lower abdominal pain and asso...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410134
Complications after Totally Implantable Venous Port Catheter Intervention in Cancer Patients
Hasan Reyhanoglu, MD and Kaan Ozcan, MD
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: December 08, 2021
The aim of this study was to evaluate the complications associated with totally implantable venous port catheter interventions and the management of these complications. Between January 2011 and October 2020, we reviewed patients who had totally implantable venous port catheter interventions. A total of 543 catheters were inserted into cancer patients via the subclavian, jugular, or femoral vein. Demographic data, venous access, primary diagnosis, catheter-related complications, catheter durati...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410133
Retroperitoneal Paraganglioma in the Extra-Adrenal Gland: A Case Study Report, Aseer Central Hospital, Saudi Arabia
Dhafer Mohamed Al-Shehr and Fawaz Ali Ahmed Qasem
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: December 06, 2021
Paraganglioma is a neural crest-derived endocrine cells or organs located generally at the extraadrenal glands, head, necks, or abdomen. This research case study brings a detailed information of paraganaglioma occurred for a patient in Aseer region. 36-year-old patient who experienced no major symptoms such as hypertension, palpitation, vomiting, bleeding, or headache. for primary diagnosis ultrasonography and Computed Tomography (CT) were used to identify a heterogenous mass. The Magnetic Res...