Konstantinos Birbas

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Breast Cancer is among the leading causes of cancer death in women. In recent times, the occurrence of breast cancer has increased significantly and a lot of organizations are taking up the cause of spreading awareness about breast cancer. With early detection and treatment it is possible that this type of cancer will go into remission. In such a case, the(More)
INTRODUCTION Aberrant subvesical bile ducts are a scarce anatomical variation, consisted by a network of bile ducts located in the peri-hepatic capsule of the gallbladder fossa. These rare ducts are usually discovered intraoperatively and their presence poses the risk of bile injury and clinically significant bile leak. PRESENTATION OF CASE Aberrant(More)
INTRODUCTION True Left-sided gallbladder (LSG) is a rare anatomical variation with a prevalence of 0.3%. Mainly discovered during the operation, its surgical approach in the laparoscopic setting may be challenging even for an experienced surgeon. PRESENTATION OF CASE LSG was unexpectedly discovered in a young man during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. There(More)
Aim of this study is the evaluation of the impact of preoperative informative session using a Multimedia Health Educational Program (MHEP) on patients undergoing elective Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (LC) for cholelithiasis, preoperative anxiety and postoperative pain and nausea. Sixty consecutive patients scheduled for elective LC were considered for(More)
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