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Pain following thoracoscopic surgery: retrospective analysis between single-incision and three-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
BackgroundThe current trend in thoracoscopic surgery is to use fewer ports to decrease postoperative pain, chest wall paresthesia, and duration of hospital stay. In this study we compared the resultsExpand
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Predictive Value of One-Dimensional Mean Computed Tomography Value of Ground-Glass Opacity on High-Resolution Images for the Possibility of Future Change
Objectives: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between clinical and radiological findings and the progression of ground-glass opacity (GGO) and to identify risk factors thatExpand
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Single-Incision plus One Port Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer as a Reduced Port Surgery
Background: Only limited data in the literature about single-incision laparoscopic rectal surgery, because the laparoscopic stapler does not allow low rectal transection without sufficient distalExpand
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Single-incision laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer.
AIM To determine the effect of single-incision laparoscopic colectomy (SILC) for colorectal cancer on short-term clinical and oncological outcomes by comparison with multiport conventionalExpand
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Short-Term Clinical and Oncological Outcomes after Single-Incision Plus One Port Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer
Aim: In the past, we developed and reported single-incision plus one port laparoscopic anterior resection (SILS + 1-AR) of the rectum. In this study, we reviewed our experiences with 141 consecutiveExpand
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Single-incision video-assisted thoracic resection for extrapulmonary sequestration: a case report
We describe surgical resection of an extralobar pulmonary sequestration via single-incision thoracoscopic surgery (SITS), which we recommend as a suitable surgical option. A 45-year-old JapaneseExpand
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Hybrid single-incision laparoscopic sigmoidectomy: the effective use of small incision.
AIM Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy (SILC) often requires steeper Trendelenburg positioning to displace or keep the small intestine away from the operative site. We have developed hybrid SILCExpand
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Laparoscopic Surgery for the Ascending Colon Cancer Associated with Malrotation of the Midgut
Malrotation of the midgut is a congenital anomaly of the gastrointestinal tract that usually presents in neonates. Moreover, synchronous colon cancer has rarely been reported. In the present article,Expand
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Single-incision video-assisted thoracoscopic resection of a pedunculated solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: case report
In this report, we describe the surgical resection of a pedunculated solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura (SFTP) by single-incision thoracoscopic surgery (SITS). SITS may be a suitable surgicalExpand
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Pediatric ileoileal intussusception with a lipoma lead point: a case report
Intussusception is a common cause of mechanical bowel obstruction among children, with older children being more likely to have a pathological lead point. Intestinal neoplasms are rare and smallExpand
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