48-year-old female affected by gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST), stage IIIA, located in the 3rd/4th duodenal part, diagnosed because a history of microcytic anem
This video explores the utilization of carbon dioxide delivery via a smoke evacuation pencil as an operating room (OR) fire mitigation strategy. OR fires are a catastrophic event that should
Laparoscopic hepatectomy has spread worldwide with the development of various medical devices. We analyzed the use of laparoscopic hepatectomy for hepatocellular car
Video presentation of a "Left Hemithyroidectomy using the Transoral Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Vestibular Approach" (TOETVA).
The patient underwent resection of a isthmus mass wit
To ensure safety in living donor nephrectomy, donor selection must be rigorous. Although reviews on evaluation of kidney donors have been published, there remains no
Intra-abdominal undescended testes in adults is extremely rare, so is the development of a malignancy in it.
On our extensive search in literature, we
When percutaneous methods for feeding tube placement are not available, laparoscocpic feeding tube placement is considered a minimal risk surgery with less morbidity as compared to open feeding tub
Over 70,000 Americans sustain injuries from gunshot wounds each year; nearly 40,000 more die from homicide by firearms. There is a paucity of data investigating the r
Laparoscopic resection has become standard of care for left lateral sectionectomy (LLS), however, there could be technical challenges in laparoscopic resection while de
Although laparoscopic approach has been indicated widely in treatment of colorectal cancer with synchronous liver metastasis, safety and efficacy of laparoscopic simult