Fábio Henrique Mendonça Chaim

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INTRODUCTION A perfusion fluid used in the preservation of a grafted liver represents a medium suitable for microorganism growth. This study investigated the prevalence of perfusion fluid contamination, acute cellular rejection (ACR) episodes, and patient survival rate. METHOD This is a retrospective study, based on an electronic database allocating cases(More)
INTRODUCTION Pancreaticopleural fistula is a rare complication of chronic pancreatitis. OBJECTIVE To describe pancreaticopleural fistula due to chronic pancreatitis and perform an extensive review of literature on this topic. METHODS Comprehensive narrative review through online research on the databases Medline and Lilacs for articles published over(More)
OBJECTIVE This study aims to investigate the correlation between features of NAFLD among individuals with morbid obesity and the surrogate IR markers homeostasis model assessment (HOMA), product of triglycerides and glucose (TyG), and triglyceride-to-high-density-lipoprotein ratio (TG/HDL-c). METHODS A cross-sectional study, which enrolled 89 individuals(More)
ABSTRACT CONTEXT Pancreatic metastases from primary malignant tumors at other sites are rare, constituting about 2% of the neoplasms that affect the pancreas. Pancreatic metastasis from breast cancer is extremely rare and difficult to diagnose, because its clinical and radiological presentation is similar to that of a primary pancreatic tumor. CASE(More)
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