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BACKGROUND Left thoracoabdominal stab wounds (LTSWs) leading to diaphragmatic injuries can cause serious morbidity and mortality. The diagnosis and treatment of LTSWs are controversial. This study investigated the reliability of laparoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of diaphragmatic lacerations in hemodynamically stable patients with an LTSW,(More)
The motor effects induced by impulse magnetic field (IMF) applied to lumbar as well as to cervical enlargements in decerebrated cat were studied. The magnetic coil with diameter 8 cm was placed on the distance 1-2 cm over the spinal cord. Single magnetic spinal cord stimulation with intensity 0.5-1 Tesla as well as continuous magnetic stimulation with(More)
This rare syndrome first described by Bouveret in 1896, occurs when a stone migrates through a cholecysto or choledochoduodenal jistula lodging in the duodenal bulb and resulting in obstruction. Up to date, less than 100 cases reported in the literature. This rare type of gallstone ileus can be diagnosed and treated endoscopically, although there are a few(More)
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