Nicolaos S. Salemis

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Dermoid cyst of the spermatic cord is a very rare clinical entity with only a few cases reported in the literature so far. We herein describe an extremely rare case of a large dermoid cyst of the spermatic cord measuring 8.5 × 5 × 5 cm in a young patient who presented with clinical manifestations of an incarcerated inguinal hernia. After the cyst excision,(More)
Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare disease that occurs predominantly in females between the ages of 30 and 50 years and is clinically characterized by progressive dyspnoea on exertion, recurrent pneumothoraces, abdominal and thoracic lymphadenopathy, as well tumors-like angiomyolipomas and lymphangiomyomas. We present the case of a 42-year-old woman,(More)
We report an extremely rare case of complicated Amyand’s hernia. A 61-year-old male patient was admitted with clinical signs of incarcerated right inguinal hernia and localised tenderness in the right iliac fossa. He underwent emergency surgery and the operative findings included perforated appendix and periappendicular abscess within a right inguinal(More)
Meckel’s diverticulum is the most common congenital abnormality of the gastrointestinal tract and is the result of the incomplete obliteration of the omphalomesenteric duct. Herniation of Meckel’s diverticulum is called Littre’s hernia and is a rare occurrence. Herein is described an extremely rare case of incarcerated and strangulated Meckel’s diverticulum(More)
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