Thales Paulo Batista

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Schistosomiasis is a disease prevalent throughout the world, but the involvement of ovary by Schistosoma mansoni eggs is rarely found. The pathological mechanisms involved in the infestation of the ovary remain unknown and the diagnosis usually occurs, retrospectively, by histopathological examination. An uncommon case of ovarian pseudotumor due to Manson’s(More)
PURPOSE To explore the accuracy of preoperative endometrial sampling diagnosis for predicting the final pathology grading in endometrial cancer. METHODS A cross-sectional study was carried out on patients who underwent surgical treatment for clinically early-stage endometrioid carcinoma of uterus at our Centers from March, 1991 to June, 2012. The(More)
Gastric cancer is one of the most common neoplasms and an important cause of cancer-related death worldwide. Efforts to reduce its high mortality rates are currently focused on multidisciplinary management. However, surgery remains a cornerstone in the management of patients with resectable disease. There is still some controversy as to the extent of lymph(More)
OBJECTIVE To analyze the impact of model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) allocation policy on survival outcomes after liver transplantation (LT). INTRODUCTION Considering that an ideal system of grafts allocation should also ensure improved survival after transplantation, changes in allocation policies need to be evaluated in different contexts as an(More)
The carcinoma of vagina is a rare entity in the gynecological oncology field and a standardized therapy is not established due to lack of clinical experience even in major oncology centers. To our knowledge, there have been no previous reports that assess the clinical experience of primary vaginal carcinoma associated with vaginal prolapse. A 73-year-old(More)
BACKGROUND Gallbladder cancer is sometimes incidentally uncovered following cholecystectomy for gallstones diseases. The supposed highly variable prevalence of incidental gallbladder cancer through our country is unknown. OBJECTIVE To explore the prevalence of incidental gallbladder cancer in our tertiary-care hospital. METHODS A cross-sectional study(More)
BACKGROUND The Extensive Intraoperative Peritoneal Lavage (EIPL) has been proposed as a practical prophylactic strategy to decrease the risk of peritoneal metastasis in gastric cancer. OBJECTIVE To explore the safety and efficacy of the EIPL in our locally advanced gastric cancer patients. METHODS This study is an open-label, double-center, single-arm(More)
BACKGROUND The main aim of this study was describe the author's experience with class II radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy to treat stage I-IIA cervix cancer and reexamine some prognostic factors associated with disease recurrence and patient survival in this data from northeast Brazil. METHODS A cross-sectional study was carried out on(More)
Forequarter amputations are an uncommon option for the treatment of upper limb and shoulder girdle tumors nowadays. This procedure can be done by different approaches and general anesthesia is commonly used. The authors report a case of forequarter amputation by the posterior approach performed for treatment of a soft-tissue sarcoma under a brachial plexus(More)
Gastric cancer is one of the most common cancers and a main cause of cancer-related death worldwide, since the majority of patients suffering of this malignancy are usually faced with a poor prognosis due to diagnosis at later stages. In order to improve treatment outcomes, the association of surgery with chemo and/or radiotherapy (multimodal therapy) has(More)