Journal of Surgery

Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023

  • Research Article

    Assessment of a Quick Monofilament Suture in Paediatric Urology - A Prospective, Single Centre, Observational Cohort Study

    Petra Baumann*, Stefan Gfroerer

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 124-131
    Received: Aug. 16, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 12, 2023
    Published: Nov. 09, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20231106.11
    Abstract: Absorbable sutures of different filament structure and absorption profile are commonly used for the repair of paediatric urological pathologies. Review of the literature shows that there is no consensus about the optimal suture technique and the ideal suture material. The selected type of the suture material (either monofilament or braided and eith... Show More
  • Case Report

    Abdominal Compartment Syndrome During Unilateral Biportal Endoscopic Spinal Surgery: A Case Report

    Wei Luo, Dongping Ye*

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 132-135
    Received: Oct. 26, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 14, 2023
    Published: Nov. 24, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20231106.12
    Abstract: Background: Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS), a serious complication of organ failure, which is caused by acute and persistent increase of intra-abdominal pressure (IAP). Ascites is often ignored as a rare complication of unilateral biportal endoscopic (UBE) surgery. However, intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) caused by massive ascites can lead... Show More
  • Case Report

    Emphysematous Cholecystitis a Rare and Serious Clinical Entity: A Case Report of 6 Patients

    Leh Bi Kalou Ismaèl*, Bamba Inza, Ekra Amos Serge, Kouakou Blaise Amos, Ghassam Mzahem, Dager Nahed

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 136-139
    Received: Nov. 05, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 23, 2023
    Published: Dec. 06, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20231106.13
    Abstract: Introduction: Emphysematous cholecystitis or pneumocholecystitis is a condition caused by gas-forming microorganisms that cause ischemia and necrosis of the vesicular wall. It is characterized by the presence of gas in the wall and lumen of the gallbladder. Its incidence is higher in diabetics. It is a rare disease entity responsible for high morta... Show More