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Biliary tract injuries during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: three case reports and literature review.
INTRODUCTION Biliary tract injuries (BTI) represent the most serious and potentially life-threatening complication of cholecystectomy. During open cholecystectomies (OC), the prevalence of bile ductExpand
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Panitumumab: a new frontier of target therapy for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer
Panitumumab is a fully human monoclonal IgG2 antibody targeting the EGF receptor (EGFR). This agent represents a new class of drug owing to its fully human nature, and no need for premedication andExpand
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Evaluation of DOWNSTAGING as leading concept in sphincter-saving surgery for rectal cancer after preoperative radio-chemotherapy (Preop RCT).
AIM To evaluate the downstaging of rectal cancer after preop R +/- CT. METHODS 392 patients (pts) with rectal cancer were observed. Only 172 pts (58%) with II and III stage cancer of middle andExpand
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[Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: case report].
The primitive tumors of the liver are relatively rare in the Western countries (around the 0.7% of all the neoplasms) while they present more elevated incidence in Africa and in the South Asian East.Expand
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Humerus Metastasis From Cholangiocarcinoma: A Case Report
Cholangiocarcinoma is a malignant disease of the epithelial cells in the intra- and extrahepatic bile ducts. It is the most frequent biliary malignancy. The lack of effective medical treatment makesExpand
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Whipple's disease. Description of a case and survey of the literature.
A case of Whipple's disease (WD) personally observed is described. A 28-year-old male was admitted to hospital for evaluation of weakness, intermittent fever and weight loss arisen since a month. OnExpand
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[Intrahepatic biliary cystadenoma: case report].
According to the OMS classification of the epithelial benign neoplasm of the liver, the adenomas represent the most important group. In literature an increase of their incidence in the last years isExpand
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