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Protective Effects of Zinc, Pentoxifylline, and N-Acetylcysteine in an Animal Model of Laparoscopy-Induced Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury of the Small Intestine
Background: Pneumoperitoneum induced to facilitate laparoscopy is associated with splanchnic hypoperfusion, ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury, and oxidative stress.
Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis: Overcoming this Important Clinical Challenge
The aim of this study was to determine possible risk factors for recurrence development in patients with idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (IGM). Demographic, clinical, radiologic, and histopathologic characteristics of ...
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Situs Inversus Totalis: a Case Report and Comprehensive Literature Review
The aim of this study is to review the reliability of laparoscopic obesity operations in patients with situs inversus totalis(SIT). A new case of SIT was presented together with a literature review of published English ...
A rare disease mimics postoperative bile leakage: Invasive aspergillosis
Aspergillus fungi can cause serious infections, including intra-abdominal infection, particularly in patients with compromised immune system. Described in the present report is case of 46-year-old female patient who had ...
Thiopental improves renal ischemia-reperfusion injury
Ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) occurs in a number of pathological conditions, including myocardial infarction, stroke, aortic surgery, cardiopulmonary bypass surgery, organ transplantation, resuscitation, and critical care. ...
Can Simple Tests Prior to Endoscopy Predict the OLGA Stage of Gastritis?
Gastritis is a progressive disease that evolves from a non-atrophic to atrophic state and progresses through intestinal metaplasia, with some cases leading eventually to gastric cancer. Since gastritis by definition is an ...
The effects of L-carnitine and N-acetylcysteine on carbontetrachloride induced acute liver damage in rats
Aim: To investigate the effects of L-carnitine (LCAR) and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced acute liver damage in rats.
The anterior extraperitoneal approach to the rare presacral//retroperitoneal schwannoma
Presacral/retroperitoneal schwannomas are extremely unusual and their surgical approach is challenging. Various surgical approaches have been proposed. Here we describe our experience with the anterior extraperitoneal ...
Can We Predict the Perioperative Pulmonary Complications Before Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Original Research
The increasing prevalence of obesity in worldwide is one of the most serious chronic public health problems and is considered to be a global epidemic. Bariatric surgical procedures have also been applied more often with ...
The Redo Experience of Two Bariatric Surgery Center