Biljana P Kukic

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AIMS To provide updated knowledge regarding the airway management and the possibility of difficult intubation in diabetic patients. MATERIALS AND METHODS We preformed a systematic literature review of the English language literature, published over the past 10 years which deals with this subject. RESULTS The vast majority of the modern literature data(More)
Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology | September-October 2012 | Vol 78 | Issue 5 648 shows fibroblastic proliferation with variable vascularity and lack of inflammatory infiltrate, as seen in this patient. Whether the proliferation is spontaneous or reactive is not clear. Among the imaging techniques, ultrasonography (USG) and magnetic(More)
INTRODUCTION Carcinoma of the esophagus is in the eighth place by the frequency of malignant diseases and the sixth cause of death from cancer worldwide. It usually metastasizes to regional lymph nodes, liver, lungs, central nervous system, and bones, but metastases can appear to unusual locations such as facial skin and lips. CASE REPORT We presented a(More)
INTRODUCTION Breast cancer is one of the most common malignancies in women and the main leading cause of cancer death. The most frequent sites of metastases from breast cancer are bones, lungs, the central nervous system, the liver and soft tissue. Colonic metastases from breast cancer are rare. CASE REPORT We presented a 70-year-old woman with bulky(More)
The aim of the study was to check the results of the protocol with neoadjuvant chemoirradiation for the treatment of locally advanced rectal cancer. The value of preoperative methods for staging of rectal cancer was also studied. In the period 1st of June 2000 - 31st of December 2005, 116 patients were included into the study, all with histologically proven(More)
BACKGROUND/AIM [corrected] Alternative medicine is a set of therapeutic procedures which are no part of official practice. At present, the use of alternative medicine among cancer patients is significant and the purpose of this study was to get more information on the methods and products of alternative medicine. Thus, the aim of the study was to determine(More)
© 2011, Oncology Institute of Vojvodina, Sremska Kamenica INTRODUCTION Chronic gastritis is caused by many factors among which bacteria from genus Helicobacter are predominant. A widely spread Helicobacter pylori (Figure 1) is the leading bacterium associated with gastritis; in developed countries it accounts for 20% to 50% of gastric patients while in(More)
Malignant schwannoma and peritoneal malignant mesothelioma (MM) are very rare tumors. Schwannoma or neurilemmoma-benign or malignant-do not arise from the nerves, but from the supporting Schwann cells. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNSTs) commonly are large in size. They are painful and may cause many different symptoms depending on their(More)
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