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The management of intra-abdominal infections from a global perspective: 2017 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
Intra-abdominal infections (IAIs) are common surgical emergencies and have been reported as major contributors to non-trauma deaths in the emergency departments worldwide.The cornerstones ofExpand
Randomised trial comparing LigaSure haemorrhoidectomy with the diathermy dissection operation
Abstract. The study was designed to compare LigaSure haemorrhoidectomy with open haemorrhoidectomy performed by means of diathermy excision. Fifty-sixty consecutive patients with third- andExpand
Emergency presentation of cystic lymphangioma of the colon: A case report and literature review
Highlights • Lymphangiomas of the colon are benigne tumors.• They may lead to life-threatening conditions.• Infection, volvulus, obstruction and bleeding into the lumen of a cyst are usually veryExpand
2019 update of the WSES guidelines for management of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infection in surgical patients
In the last three decades, Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) has increased in incidence and severity in many countries worldwide. The increase in CDI incidence has been particularly apparentExpand
2020 update of the WSES guidelines for the management of acute colonic diverticulitis in the emergency setting
Acute colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common clinical conditions encountered by surgeons in the acute setting. An international multidisciplinary panel of experts from the World Society ofExpand
Laparoscopic splenectomy after trauma: Who, when and how. A systematic review
Importance: A deep knowledge of the indication for laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) in trauma case can lead trauma surgeon to offer in a wider number of situations a minimally invasive approach to aExpand
A new interventional procedure in the treatment of iatrogenic pseudoaneurysm.
PURPOSE The incidence of iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms as a complication of angiographic procedures is increasing. The purpose of this study was to test the validity and the efficacy of a newExpand
Rhomboid flap procedure for pilonidal sinus: results from 67 cases
Abstract Sixty-seven patients with chronic pilonidal sinuses were treated by excision and rhomboid flap transposition (RFT). Primary healing was obtained in all patients except two who developed aExpand
[Treatment of hemorrhoidal peduncles with diathermy probe].
Diatermy hemorrhoidectomy, without suture of hemorrhoidal pedicles, is a variant of the classical Milligan and Morgan operation. This procedure, if correctly performed, reduces postoperative pain andExpand