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October-December 2017| Vol 36| Issue 4

Original Article

Pectoral fascia preservation during modified radical mastectomy: why and when

Context The surgical treatment of breast cancer has changed significantly over time, but modified radical mastectomy (MRM) is still performed in about 20–30% of patients undergoing surge...


Original Article

A comparative study on the effect of laparoscopic simulation on skill training in laparoscopic surgery

Context This study examined the effect of using laparoscopic simulation on the enhancement of psychomotor capabilities linked to performing laparoscopic appendectomy. ...


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Improved detection of lymph nodes in cases of rectal cancer using combined methylene blue injection and fat clearance compared with fat clearance alone

Introduction Evaluation of lymph nodes (LNs) in rectal cancer is a fundamental component of all staging systems. Fat clearance and ex-vivo injection of methylene blue into the inferior mesente...


Original Article

Comparison between full and partial revascularization during endovascular management of multilevel lower limb arterial disease in diabetic patients: assessment of functional outcomes and midterm results

Introduction The multilevel arterial arteriosclerosis leads to a major loss of blood perfusion to the target tissues with resultant critical limb ischemia. Aim The aim of this article...


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Portal and mesenteric vein resection during pancreaticoduodenectomy and total pancreatectomy

Background Portal vein invasion by a malignant pancreatic mass is currently not a contraindication to pancreatic resection with acceptable oncologic outcomes. Aim The aim of this pape...


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The Egyptian Journal of Surgery, a publication of The Egyptian Society of Surgeons (ESS), is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.ess-eg.org

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