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A 53-year-old healthy man underwent elective laparoscopic, extraperitoneal, right-sided herniorrhaphy. Postoperatively, he complained of chest pain on inspiration. Chest x-ray and computed tomographic scan revealed a pneumomediastinum and a right-sided pneumothorax. Previous case reports and possible etiologies are reviewed.
We present here a very unusual case in Western countries of mass-forming intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in association with tumor growth in the extrahepatic bile duct and superficial spreading. We discuss the clinicopathologic features of this very rare variant of cholangiocarcinoma.
AIM OF THE STUDY To report a new series of medial pancreatectomy (MP), with analysis of early and long-term results. PATIENTS AND METHODS From 1990 to 1999, 11 patients (mean age = 53 years, extremes: 28-70)--including 10 non-diabetic--underwent MP for neuroendocrine tumor (n = 5), intraductal papillary mucinous tumor (IPMT) (n = 3), serous cystadenoma,… (More)