Mohd Lateef Wani

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BACKGROUND Incidence and prevalence of cancers differ in different regions of the world. To study the profile of different cancers in a particular cancer belt helps to know the exact incidence of different cancers in that region and their likely etiology. The aim of this study was to analyze the incidence of different cancers in Kashmir valley. MATERIALS(More)
AIM The aim of this study was to see the clinical, pathological, and demographic profile of young patients with stomach carcinoma besides association with p53. PATIENTS AND METHODS Prospective study of young patients with stomach carcinoma from January 2005 to December 2009. A total of 50 patients with age less than 40 years were studied. RESULTS Male(More)
OBJECTIVES THE AIM OF THE STUDY WAS: Is primary Arterio-venous fistula the vascular access of choice for adequate dialysis and better patient outcome in end stage renal disease. MATERIALS AND METHODS The present study was done in the department of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at Sher-i-Kashmir institute of medical sciences, Soura, Srinagar Kashmir.(More)
BACKGROUND Missile cardiovascular injuries have taken an epidemic proportion in Kashmir valley since the eruption of militancy in 1990. Present study was undertaken to analyse the pattern, presentation and management of missile cardiovascular injuries. PATIENTS AND METHODS Three hundred and eighty-six patients with missile cardiovascular injuries since(More)
BACKGROUND Diaphragmatic rupture due to blunt or penetrating injury may be a missed diagnosis in an acute setting and can present with a delayed complication with significantly increased morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVES The objective of this study is to better understand why diaphragmatic tears with delayed presentation and diagnosis are so often(More)
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to review the efficacy and safety of feeding jejunostomy in terms of achieving the nutritional goals in patients undergoing esophagectomy for carcinoma of oesophagus and complications associated hence with. METHODS A total of 463 patients underwent esophagogastrectomy for carcinoma oesophagus during this period.(More)
Crohn's disease (CD) is known for wide anatomic distribution, different presentations, life-threatening complications, and multiple modalities of management. Its multiple implications are still unaddressed. Since all the patients do not show a good response to medical modalities of treatment, a significant percentage of these patients are referred to the(More)
Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease that specifically affects the mucosa of the rectum and colon. Although the etiology of this recurring inflammatory disorder remains essentially unknown, there have been significant advances in identifying the likely genetic and environmental factors that contribute to its pathogenesis. The clinical course of the(More)
BACKGROUND The association between gallstones and abnormal lipids and later increase in risk of coronary artery disease and stroke has been shown in many studies. The aim of study is to elucidate the association of dyslipidaemia with Cholilithiasis and effect of Cholecystectomy on the same. METHODS 73 patients with symptomatic gallstones were studied(More)
BACKGROUND Interval appendectomy after acute appendicitis with lump formation (phlegmon) remains controversial. We conducted this study to determine the risk of recurrent appendicitis following initial non-operative treatment for appendicitis, and evaluate factors associated with recurrence. Secondarily, we evaluate the efficacy of interval appendectomy(More)