Silvia Luchian

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Between 1950 and 1979 approximately 2400 patients with thyropathies have been operated in the I-st Surgical Clinic of Jassy. Of these 100 had cervico-mediastinal goiters, of which 79 were of the plunging cervico-mediastinal type, 18 were of the mediastino-cervical type and 3 were mediastinal goiters. The surgical treatment was applied in 98 patients,(More)
This paper presents a method for enhancing the performance of current clustering algorithms; the method is based on Particle Swarm Optimization techniques. Namely, a preprocessing step aims at bringing rdquocloserrdquo objects which are likely to belong to the same cluster, while increasing the distance between objects likely to belong to different(More)
On the basis of 20 observations of tumours of the small bowel a series of diagnostic, therapeutic and prognosis of these lesions are discussed. Malignant tumours of the small bowel (10 adenocarcinomas and 2 sarcomas in the present statistics) represent 1,9 per cent of the total number of malignant tumours of the small bowel. The patients were hospitalized(More)
With an increasing frequency, recorded by most of the statistics, the thyrotoxicosis of the aged present themselves, most often, under uncharacteristic clinical aspects, often delusive. Out of a series of 37 thyrotoxic patients (representing 9.2% of all cases of thyrotoxicosis admitted to the Ist Surgical Clinic between 1970 and 1980) in 27 cases we(More)
This study is based on a group of 34 primary tumours of the mesenterium which were treated in the first surgical Clinic between 1960 and 1981. In this series were 19 women and 15 men, and the age of the patients varied between 16 and 68 years, being in the average of 44 years. Ten cystic tumours were recorded, and 24 solid tumours. Nine of the tumours were(More)
Out of a group of 361 patients with various anatomo-clinical forms of hyperthyroidia--of which 328 had underwent surgery--hospitalized in the Surgical Clinic from Jassy between 1965 and 1974, a total of 17 observations are analised, from the clinical and the therapeutical viewpoint, that showed postoperative thyreotoxicosis crisis. The fact is stressed that(More)