Wani Mohd Lateef

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BACKGROUND Importance of repairing a diaphragmatic tear due to a missile injury cannot be overemphasized. Even a small diaphragmatic rent should be repaired because of morbidity and mortality caused by subsequent herniation and strangulation. METHODS Fifty-three cases with diaphragmatic injuries caused by penetrating missiles were studied from January(More)
Myxomas are the most common type of cardiac tumours in all age groups accounting for one-third to one-half of cases at postmortum and for about three quarter of tumours treated surgically. Most atrial myxomas, whether left or right, arise from the atrial septum. About 10% have other sites of origin, particularly posterior wall, anterior wall and the(More)
HIV infection has attained extraordinary attention among surgeons and other health care workers as a potential source of occupational infection. Disease is usually blood-borne and transmissible, and due to the nature of surgical work, surgical community has become involved and is developing sterile surgical barriers, and improved surgical techniques and(More)
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