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BACKGROUND Management of peripheral vascular injuries often present critical challenges in resource limited settings of developing countries. The additional burden from a military conflict poses further challenges. Delays in presentation often result in the loss of limb and even life, in what is usually a young active population. The objective of this(More)
BACKGROUND Only a limited number of multiple synchronous primary malignancies of the pancreas have been reported in the medical literature. We report a case of two solid malignant tumors of the pancreas diagnosed preoperatively. CASE PRESENTATION We describe a 65-year-old Sri Lankan woman who presented with progressive obstructive jaundice. Initial(More)
BACKGROUND Duodenal Peutz-Jeghers polyp is a rare cause of duodenal or biliary obstruction. However, a sporadic Peutz-Jeghers polyp leading to simultaneous biliary and duodenal obstruction has not been reported. CASE PRESENTATION We report a case of a 25-year-old Sri Lankan woman presenting with features of recurrent upper small intestinal obstruction and(More)
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