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Deep vein thromboembolism after arthroscopy of the shoulder: two case reports and a review of the literature
BackgroundDeep vein thrombosis (DVT) has an incidence of 1 case per 1000 inhabitants in the general population and it is very rare after arthroscopy of the shoulder. Therefore, the current guidelinesExpand
Spinal accessory nerve palsy as a cause of pain after whiplash injury: case report.
Spinal accessory nerve injury is most commonly reported following surgery in and around the posterior cervical triangle. Pain, impaired ability to raise the ipsilateral shoulder, and scapular wingingExpand
[MRI in ACL reconstructive surgery with PDLLA bioabsorbable interference screws: evaluation of degradation and osteointegration processes of bioabsorbable screws].
PURPOSE Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructive surgery has seen significant progress since bioabsorbable interference screws have replaced synthetic metallic screws for ligament graftExpand
Localized cervical cancer (stage <IIB): accuracy of MR imaging in planning less extensive surgery
PurposeThis study was undertaken to determine the accuracy of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in the preoperative staging of patients with clinically localised cervical cancer eligible for lessExpand
Thoracic disk herniation presenting as abdominal and pelvic pain: a case report.
We report the case of a young woman who presented with a 2-month history of severe abdominal and pelvic pain. The past history was significant for a fall from a bicycle 1 week before the onset of herExpand
Spinal accessory nerve palsy: an unusual complication of coronary artery bypass.
The neurologic complications of coronary artery bypass surgery have been well documented, with a reported incidence of 61% in one large study. Most injuries to the peripheral nervous system involveExpand
Double-contrast MRI (DC-MRI) in the study of the cirrhotic liver: utility of administering Gd-DTPA as a complement to examinations in which SPIO liver uptake and distribution alterations (SPIO-LUDA)
Purpose.The aim of this study was to compare the performance of double-contrast magnetic resonance imaging (DC-MRI) with the sequential use of superparamagnetic iron oxide (SPIO) andExpand
MR in the study of knee cartilage pathologies: influence of location and grade on the effectiveness of the method.
PURPOSE To evaluate the diagnostic effectiveness of magnetic resonance (MR) in knee cartilage pathologies of different regions and grades with the aim of establishing the role of MR in treatmentExpand
Aspects of Magnetic Resonance in the surgical treatment of osteochondral lesions of the knee.
AIM To assess the magnetic resonance (MR) appearance of knee cartilage chondroplasty procedures and their evolution in order to evaluate the usefulness of the method in monitoring postoperativeExpand
Delayed femoral nerve palsy following femoral vessel catheterization.
We report two cases with a delayed complication of femoral vessel catheterization: femoral nerve entrapment by iliacus hematoma. Both patients had femoral artery catheterization and postoproceduralExpand