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Giant cell tumor of bone (GCT) is mostly benign, locally aggressive tumor with a high recurrence rate. GCT is treated primarily surgically, and the approach is determined according to localization and local tumor behavior. The aim of this study was to analyze results and complications of surgical treatment of GCT at atertiary orthopedic clinical center in(More)
Carcinoid with rare presentation, and a literature review. A 58-year-old woman died in our intensive care unit (ICU) where she had been admitted for urgent ventriculotomy for a bleeding gastric ulcer. Chest radiography showed bilateral pulmonary infiltration, and respiratory support was introduced. Peristalsis was silent. Coma, tachycardia and high(More)
A new morphological variant of superficial spreading melanoma (SSM) was first described by Kutzner et al. (1) and named "melanoma composed exclusively or predominantly of large nests"; it was later named "nested melanoma" (NM) (2,3). Clinically, lesions are larger in diameter (>6 mm), mostly showing typical clinical features of melanoma (the ABCD rule), and(More)
The aim of this analysis was to evaluate adherence of Croatian oncologists to follow-up criteria as suggested by the current national and international guidelines for women with breast cancer receiving adjuvant endocrine therapy. The use of clinical and diagnostic methods was documented in this prospective, non-interventional, multicenter study. A total of(More)
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