Eliana Giaminardi

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INTRODUCTION The objective of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of outpatient breast definitive surgery. CASE AND METHODS Between January 2001 and September 2003 181 definitive breast cancer surgical approaches were performed at Surgical Department of Genoa University on 173 patients. Mean age was 60 years (28-92). All the patients were(More)
AIM To confirm that oncoplastic approach to cancer is a fundamental part of modern breast conserving surgery also in a suburban hospital. MATERIAL OF STUDY The Authors used oncoplastic techniques in 60 cases including 45 first level and 15 second level procedures: they show some cases of conservative surgery and breast reshaping with upper, medial and(More)
The procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids (PPH) is associated with low levels of postoperative pain but may be followed by unusual and severe postoperative complications. We report a case of a 62-year-old woman affected by tenesmus, obstructed defecation and vaginal bulging 2 years after a PPH procedure performed in another institution. Clinical examination(More)
AIM The aim of this paper is evaluate the use of oxidized regenerated cellulose in order to control breast symmetry, shape and volume reducing skin retraction after wide excision for the treatment of early breast cancer. MATERIAL OF STUDY The Authors describe a new procedure using oxidized regenerated cellulose polymer after 8 resections for breast cancer(More)
Oncoplastic techniques extend the scope for breast conserving surgery by combining an extensive local excision with a simultaneous reconstruction of the defect to avoid local deformity. If less than 20% of the breast volume is excised a level I procedure is adequate and can be performed by breast surgeon without specific training in plastic surgery. For(More)
AIM This study is a critical review of conservative office treatments of haemorrhoidal disease. MATERIAL OF STUDY Many are outpatient techniques proposed in current literature; several with small series, anecdotal ones or some ones yet abandoned for excessive morbidity (for example anal divulsion, dilatation and so on); among most used we describe(More)
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