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Associations Between Morphological Phenotypes of COPD and Clinical Characteristics in S...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9233490
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Suzuki Y, Kitaguchi Y et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - The associations between morphological phenotypes of COPD based on the chest computed tomography (CT) findings and clinical characteristics in surgically resected patients with COPD and concomitant lung cancer are unclear. The purpose of this study was to clarify the differences in clinical characteristics and prognosis among morphological phenotypes based on the chest CT findings in these pati...

Primary Hyperparathyroidism Raises Fracture, CV Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/976361

Jun 29th, 2022 - Dr Mattias Lorentzon Patients with untreated primary hyperparathyroidism show significant increases in the risk of hip fracture, cardiovascular events, and mortality, however, the risk is reduced when treated with parathyroidectomy, results from a large sample of patients in Sweden show. "Our results indicate that the risk of these severe outcomes is lower after surgery than before, suggesting ...

Giant Cholesteatoma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003549
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... Wong WK, Lee MF et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - To present a case of giant cholesteatoma and review of the contemporary literature. A 61-year-old male presented with foul-smelling discharge from his right ear in the setting of a previous canal wall down mastoidectomy. Otomicroscopy demonstrated a mastoid cavity filled with infected keratinous debris. Neuro-imaging revealed soft tissue inflammatory changes in the mastoid cavity, with involvem...

Impact of Sclerotic Lesions on the Surgical Outcome of Cholesteatoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003564
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... Motegi M, Yamamoto Y et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - Cholesteatoma is occasionally accompanied by excessive calcification and presumably has different osteogenic dynamics compared to noncholesteatomous chronic otitis media. Cholesteatoma-related sclerotic lesions through the temporal bone can pose manipulatory difficulties, possibly leading to worse surgical outcomes or complications. Therefore, we compared surgical outcomes of cholesteatomas wit...

Long-Term Outcomes of Round Window Reinforcement for Superior Semicircular Canal Dehisc...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003561 10.3389/fneur.2021.704095 doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-73565-4 10.3389/fneur.2017.00177 doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2019.102319
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... Bunne M, Andersson H et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - To report long-term patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) after standardized round window rein-forcement (RWR) with thin cartilage and perichondrium for superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome (SSCDS). Cross-sectional survey in 2020 and retrospective longitudinal study of outcomes at 3 months, 1 year, and last follow-up after 28 consecutive RWRs. Endpoints were the last follow-up fo...

The analysis of prognostic factors of primary small intestinal gastrointestinal stromal...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029487
Medicine Qu H, Xu Z et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - We aim to assess factors that affect overall survival in patients with primary small intestinal gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) who had undergone R0 resection. A retrospective analysis reviewed the data of 82 consecutive confirmed GIST patients at a single medical center in China from January 2012 to June 2020. The survival curve was estimated using the Kaplan-Meier method, and independ...

Analysis of risk factor for nail breakage in patients with mechanical failures after pr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029436
Medicine Lee YK, Kim JT et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Breakage of the intramedullary nail is a rare complication after proximal femoral nail antirotation (PFNA) in intertrochanteric fracture treatment. The purpose of this study was (1) to investigate the frequency of nail breakage among the patients who were treated for mechanical failure after PFNA for intertrochanteric/pertrochanteric fracture, and (2) to determine the risk factors for nail brea...

Percutaneous radiofrequency trigeminal rhizotomy benefits in patients with refractory t...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029543
Medicine Yang CC, Lee MH et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - A significant number of patients suffers from refractory trigeminal neuralgia (TN) after receiving microvascular decompression (MVD) or other neuro-destructive procedure such as gamma knife radiosurgery (GKRS). This study aims to demonstrate a remediable, reproducible approach to treating refractory pain effectively by percutaneous radiofrequency trigeminal rhizotomy (RF-TR).A total of 392 pati...

Intraoperative malignant glaucoma during femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery: A...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029250
Medicine Xu R, Cao D et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (FLACS) has grown in popularity among ophthalmologists as a novel surgical technique. However, malignant glaucoma (MG) is a complication of FLACS. Herein, we report a case of MG following FLACS. A 66-year-old woman presented with complaints of blurred vision in the right eye and a foreign body sensation in both eyes. Ophthalmological examinations show...

Postaxial hypoplasia of the lower extremity associated with congenital dislocation of t...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029283
Medicine Charles-Lozoya S, Ruíz-Zenteno G et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Evaluation of clinical and radiologic abnormalities in patients with postaxial hypoplasia of the lower extremity (PHLE) for treatment decisions represents a major challenge, which is more complicated when PHLE is associated with congenital dislocation of the patella. : Herein, we present the case of an 8-year-old female patient with evident length inequality in her left lower extremity and inab...

Technique for Neo-Pulmonary Valve Creation With Living Tissue for Repair of Atrioventri...
https://doi.org/10.1177/21501351221096048
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Schulte LJ, Miller PC et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Long-standing effects of pulmonary regurgitation after transannular patch repair in Tetralogy of Fallot (ToF) can be especially deleterious in the setting of combined ToF and complete atrioventricular septal defect (CAVSD). We present a technique for a complete repair of combined ToF/CAVSD using right atrial appendage tissue to create a competent neo-pulmonary valve. This technique provides adv...

Pediatric Surgical Pulmonary Valve Replacement Outcomes After Implementation of a Clini...
https://doi.org/10.1177/21501351221098127
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Katz AJ, Lion RP et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Standardization of perioperative care can reduce resource utilization while improving patient outcomes. We sought to describe our outcomes after the implementation of a perioperative clinical pathway for pediatric patients undergoing elective surgical pulmonary valve replacement and compare these results to previously published national benchmarks. A retrospective single-center descriptive stud...

Surgical Treatment Following Stent Angioplasty for High-Risk Neonates With Critical Coa...
https://doi.org/10.1177/21501351221099933
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Grieshaber P, Merbecks M et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Neonatal coarctation of the aorta (CoA) is primarily treated by surgical repair. However, under certain high-risk constellations, initial stent angioplasty may be considered followed by surgical repair. We report our experience with this staged approach. Methods: All patients undergoing surgical CoA repair following prior stenting at our institution between January 2011 and December 2019 were i...

Surgical Outcomes in Children With Partial and Transitional Atrioventricular Septal Def...
https://doi.org/10.1177/21501351221100140
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Nakayama Y, Shinkawa T et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - This study aimed to evaluate the long-term outcomes of partial and transitional atrioventricular septal defect repair, focusing on left atrioventricular valve reoperation. We conducted a retrospective review of 104 children who underwent partial or transitional atrioventricular septal defect repair between August 1983 and January 2021. The major outcomes included patient survival and left atrio...

Obstructed hemivagina with ipsilateral renal and urinary tract anomaly presenting as an...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249959
BMJ Case Reports; Mendoza KIR, Nicer DPC

Jun 28th, 2022 - Obstructed hemivagina with ipsilateral renal anomaly (OHVIRA) is a rare congenital genitourinary defect with a triad of unilateral vaginal obstruction, uterine anomaly and ipsilateral renal agenesis. This paper reports an unusual presentation of OHVIRA, with our patient experiencing severe abdominal pain from a left tubo-ovarian abscess that is contralateral to the side of the vaginal outflow o...

Recurrent spontaneous pneumoperitoneum secondary to intestinal dilatation caused by all...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-022-02376-w 10.1007/978-3-540-33935-9 10.1016/j.asjsur.2015.04.004 10.1111/ped.13559 10.1007/s10151-019-01999-8 10.1016/j.suc.2018.06.004 10.1111/j.1445-5994.2011.02557.x
BMC Gastroenterology; Yin Y, Zhang Y et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Allied disorders of Hirschsprung's disease (ADHD) mainly present with bowel obstruction, intestinal dilatation, and chronic constipation, while recurrent spontaneous pneumoperitoneum was rarely reported. We aimed to report a case of recurrent spontaneous pneumoperitoneum caused by ADHD. A 59-year-old female patient presented with progressive and severe constipation in the past 30 years. She suf...

A comparative study of one-stage posterior unilateral limited laminectomy vs. bilateral...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-022-05562-9 10.5588/ijtld.18.0757 10.1016/j.jos.2017.09.016 10.1007/s00264-009-0741-1 10.1007/s00586-012-2339-3 10.1093/cid/civ326 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.11.014 10.1007/s00586-012-2332-x 10.1159/000346626 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03369.x 10.1097/BLO.0b013e318065b75e 10.1002/bjs.18004820819 10.1001/archsurg.141.10.1025 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181c7decc 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001955 10.1302/0301-620X.98B6.36472 10.1186/s13018-019-1063-7 10.4103/0019-5413.93682 10.2147/JPR.S92776 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000042 10.1016/j.surneu.2006.12.044 10.1007/s00590-019-02434-2 10.3171/spi.2005.3.2.0129 10.1302/0301-620X.75B3.8496205 10.1097/00007632-198311000-00003 10.1007/s00586-011-1985-1 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318191438b 10.1016/j.jocn.2011.03.031 10.1007/s00586-017-5091-x 10.1097/00007632-199311000-00016 10.1016/j.tvjl.2005.04.011 10.15654/TPK-180165 10.1097/00007632-199106001-00009 10.1097/00007632-199102000-00014 10.1097/00007632-199006000-00022 10.1227/00006123-199604000-00053 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31822a867c 10.1007/s00586-008-0778-7 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31820beae3
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Jiang L, Sheng X et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - This is a retrospective study. To assess and compare the clinical outcomes of posterior unilateral limited laminectomy (ULL) or bilateral laminectomy (BL) debridement and bone grafting fusion combined with internal fixation among aged patients with single-segment thoracic and lumbar tuberculosis (SST/LTB). We performed a retrospective study on aged patients (age > 65 years old) with SST/LTB fro...

Clinical features and treatment outcome of wrist tuberculosis in adult- a retrospective...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-022-05563-8 10.1099/mic.0.2006/002154-0 10.2174/1573405614666180919141141 10.1001/jama.1920.02620510021009 10.1097/01.sap.0000130708.80606.6a 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000325 10.1016/S0035-1040(04)70129-4 10.1186/s13018-020-02056-z 10.1016/j.tcmj.2011.12.005 10.1302/0301-620X.91B8.22074 10.1186/1471-2474-7-1 10.1016/j.jht.2019.01.001 10.2106/00004623-199602000-00019 10.1136/bcr-2015-209569 10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.08.023 10.2214/ajr.183.3.1830623 10.1128/microbiolspec.TNMI7-0046-2017 10.1016/j.jhsa.2005.01.018 10.1016/j.jhsa.2011.05.036 10.1007/s00256-003-0636-y 10.1097/01.bto.0000167745.24646.dc 10.1097/00003086-200205000-00003 10.1016/j.rcl.2015.12.013 10.1148/radiology.218.3.r01fe27848 10.1097/SAP.0b013e3181e35ca5 10.1177/230949900601400221 10.1016/S0363-5023(88)80099-6 10.4103/ijps.IJPS_73_17 10.2169/internalmedicine.8959-17 10.1016/j.ijscr.2016.08.021 10.32098/mltj.02.2016.15 10.1097/01.brs.0000147801.63304.8a
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Yushan M, Yalikun A et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Wrist tuberculosis (TB) is a rare disease that may result in residual deformity, pain, or stiffness even after proper antitubercular chemotherapy (ATT) and surgical intervention. The aim of our study is to present clinical features and functional outcomes of wrist TB in a consecutive series of 84 adult patients with a minimum of 2 years of follow-up. Clinical features and treatment outcomes of ...

Hemorrhagic shock caused by preoperative computed tomography-guided microcoil localizat...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-022-01696-8 10.1007/s11748-019-01232-1 10.1001/jama.2021.0377 10.1093/ejcts/ezt463 10.1186/s12890-021-01393-x 10.3348/kjr.2019.0155 10.1111/1759-7714.12589 10.1016/j.jvir.2018.10.013 10.1148/radiol.2019181674 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2017.10.012 10.1089/lap.2017.0484 10.1007/s00330-015-3676-5 10.1186/s13019-019-0870-6 10.1111/ans.15450 10.1155/2019/5383086 10.1097/RTI.0000000000000188 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2005.04.052 10.1378/chest.08-0725 10.1007/s00595-013-0746-7 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.10.038 10.2147/TCRM.S152127 10.21037/jtd.2016.06.74
BMC Surgery; Yang F, Min J

Jun 28th, 2022 - Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) is an emerging technology in minimally invasive surgery, which has become recognized as standard treatments for early-stage lung cancer. Microcoil localization is considered to be a safe and effective way of preoperative localization, and is essential to facilitate VATS wedge-resection for lung nodules. Here we report a rare case of a 28-year-old fema...

Clinical experience and treatment strategy of leiomyosarcoma originating from the renal...
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European Journal of Medical Research; Baheen Q, Bi H et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Leiomyosarcoma originating from the renal vein (RVLMS) is extremely rare. RVLMS lacks specific clinical manifestations and specific imaging features. This article discusses the epidemiological characteristics and diagnostic difficulties of RVLMS, as well as imaging features, differential diagnosis, treatment strategy, and prognostic factors of this disease. A case of RVLMS at our center, and 55...