Geoffrey Recanati

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INTRODUCTION Eosinophilic fasciitis (EF) is a rare inflammatory and fibrosing disorder with clinical, biological and histological characteristics. It has sometimes been reported with hematologic malignancy, but has never been associated with malignant uveal melanoma. CASE REPORT A 67-year-old woman with choroidal melanoma was found to have metastatic(More)
We report the first case of a scalp pseudomycetoma due to Trichophyton schoenleinii in a 15-year-old girl from Senegal. The lesion was not associated with tinea capitis. Long-term antifungal therapy with itraconazole and terbinafine was unsuccessful but a favourable outcome was obtained after surgical removal of the lesion. Between 1973 and 1999, only 12(More)
Although a commonly used technique, percutaneous pinning of phalangeal fractures is tricky because of the difficulties associated with getting the correction pin orientation when entering the medullary canal of one fragment from the outer cortex of the other fragment. This has led us to develop the "in-out-in" pinning technique. The principle consists of(More)
Single-use surgical instruments were recently introduced to improve OR efficiency and reduce infection risks. This study aimed to investigate clinical results 1 year after instrumented lumbar fusion, with the aid of single-use surgical instruments, with particular attention to surgical site infection and Oswestry Disability Index (ODI). This prospective(More)
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