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  1. Content type: Case Report

    Treatment for tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF), a life-threatening complication after esophagectomy, is challenging.

    Authors: Yoji Fukumoto, Tomoyuki Matsunaga, Yuji Shishido, Masataka Amisaki, Yusuke Kono, Yuki Murakami, Hirohiko Kuroda, Tomohiro Osaki, Teruhisa Sakamoto, Soichiro Honjo, Keigo Ashida, Hiroaki Saito and Yoshiyuki Fujiwara

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:49

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    Inguinal hernias and colorectal cancers are common conditions, but the presentation of a loop of bowel containing cancer within a hernia is rare. Principles of surgery include oncological resection of the invo...

    Authors: Tien Yew Chern, Yeng Kwang Tay and Dayashan Shevantha Perera

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:48

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    There are few reports of metastases from colon cancer to an inguinal hernia sac, and few reports of colon cancer originating in diverticula. We report a patient with carcinoma of the sigmoid colon arising in t...

    Authors: Jiro Kimura, Alan Kawarai Lefor, Shota Fukai, Kentaro Yoshikawa, Shingo Sasamatsu, Takashi Sakamoto, Ken Mizokami, Masaki Kanzaki, Tadao Kubota, Akira Saito, Hiroshi Izumi, Kunpei Honjo, Kunihiko Nagakari and Masaki Fukunaga

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:47

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    Surgery for severe peritonitis often entails difficult wound closure and may require open abdominal management due to gut edema and/or concern of abdominal compartment syndrome. Negative pressure wound therapy...

    Authors: Hideki Kogo, Jun Hagiwara, Shiei Kin and Eiji Uchida

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:46

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    Mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma (MANEC) is defined as a neoplasm composed of both exocrine and endocrine carcinomas, each comprising at least 30% of the tumor. MANEC can occur in various organs of the gast...

    Authors: Tetsuro Kawazoe, Hiroshi Saeki, Keitaro Edahiro, Shotaro Korehisa, Daisuke Taniguchi, Kensuke Kudou, Ryota Nakanishi, Nobuhide Kubo, Koji Ando, Yuichiro Nakashima, Eiji Oki, Minako Fujiwara, Yoshinao Oda and Yoshihiko Maehara

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:45

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  6. Content type: Case Report

    Although secondary liver involvement of the lymphoma is common and occurs in 50% of patients with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, liver tumor rupture in malignant lymphoma is extremely rare. We report a case of a spon...

    Authors: Ko Oshita, Toshiyuki Itamoto, Akihiko Oshita, Hideki Nakahara and Takashi Nishisaka

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:44

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  7. Content type: Case report

    Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) during pregnancy is rare, with a poor prognosis. Recently, however, increasing resection rates have improved survival rate. Currently, various surgeries are safely performed afte...

    Authors: Megumi Matsuo, Katsunori Furukawa, Hiroaki Shimizu, Hideyuki Yoshitomi, Tsukasa Takayashiki, Satoshi Kuboki, Shigetsugu Takano, Daisuke Suzuki, Nozomu Sakai, Shingo Kagawa, Hiroyuki Nojima and Masayuki Ohsuka

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:43

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  8. Content type: Case Report

    Mucinous cholangiocarcinoma (MC) is a very rare variant of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. MC is characterized by rapid growth, widespread metastasis, and poor prognosis. We report a case of resected MC of th...

    Authors: Kei Hagiwara, Kenichiro Araki, Takahiro Yamanaka, Norihiro Ishii, Takamichi Igarashi, Akira Watanabe, Norio Kubo, Norifumi Harimoto, Hiroyuki Kuwano, Sumito Nobusawa, Shinichi Aishima and Ken Shirabe

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:41

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  9. Content type: Case Report

    Critical limb ischemia with osteomyelitis is so difficult to treat that even appropriate revascularization and wound therapy cannot achieve limb salvage because of uncontrollable infection. It is still difficu...

    Authors: Keisuke Miyake, Shinsuke Kikuchi, Hiroko Okuda, Atsuhiro Koya, Satomi Abe, Yoshiki Sawa, Tetsuo Ota and Nobuyoshi Azuma

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:40

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  10. Content type: Case Report

    Arterial tumor embolism (ATE) is a rare but life-threating complication.

    Authors: Sayuri Togo, Terutoshi Yamaoka, Kazutoyo Morita, Kazuomi Iwasa, Yukihiko Aoyagi, Yumi Oshiro, Takatoshi Fujishita, Hideki Yokoyama, Takashi Matsui and Takashi Nishizaki

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:42

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  11. Content type: Case Report

    One-stage closure and fenestration are the available surgical options for bronchopleural fistula (BPF). One-stage closure may be applicable in cases with favorable infection control. Closing the bronchopleural...

    Authors: Jun Suzuki, Hiroyuki Oizumi, Hirohisa Kato, Akira Hamada, Hikaru Watarai, Kenta Nakahashi, Takayuki Sasage and Mitsuaki Sadahiro

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:38

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  12. Content type: Case Report

    Preoperative evaluation and awareness of anatomical variations in the pulmonary vessel is essential for a secure pulmonary resection. We herein present a patient who underwent complex pulmonary resection for l...

    Authors: Tomoyuki Nakano, Shigemi Ishikawa, Yasunori Sohara and Shunsuke Endo

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:39

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    Xanthogranulomatous inflammation is recognized as a subtype of cholecystitis; however, it can also occur in other organs. Xanthogranulomatosis of the kidney, bone, ovary, endometrium, vagina, prostate, lymph n...

    Authors: Goshi Fujimoto, Ken Hayashi, Shigetoshi Yamada, Hiroshi Kusanagi and Koichi Honma

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:36

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  14. Content type: Case Report

    Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a minimally invasive approach to aortic valve replacement. However, critical cardiovascular collapse can occur during the procedure for various reasons.

    Authors: Yoshiyuki Yamashita, Hiromichi Sonoda, Tomoki Ushijima and Akira Shiose

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:35

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  15. Content type: Case report

    Surgery for the treatment of recurrent pelvic malignancy is challenging. Sphincter-preserving surgery (SPS) has been applied in limited cases. Transanal endoscopic approach (TEA) has been used for primary rect...

    Authors: Seiji Ishiguro, Shunichiro Komatsu, Kenichi Komaya, Takuya Saito, Takashi Arikawa, Kenichiro Kaneko and Tsuyoshi Sano

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:33

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  16. Content type: Case report

    Gastrointestinal tract metastasis from pancreatic cancer is quite rare. We present the case of a 58-year-old male patient who underwent distal pancreatectomy for pancreatic body cancer 5 years prior. Four year...

    Authors: Naoki Umezaki, Daisuke Hashimoto, Shigeki Nakagawa, Takanobu Yamao, Masayo Tsukamoto, Yuki Kitano, Kota Arima, Kensuke Yamamura, Tatsunori Miyata, Hirohisa Okabe, Akira Chikamoto, Fujio Matsumura and Hideo Baba

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:31

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    The patient was a 54-year-old female who presented with the chief complaint of melena. Lower gastrointestinal endoscopy detected a type 1 tumor extending from the anal canal to the rectum. CT did not detect an...

    Authors: Takahiro Yokose, Seiichiro Yamamoto, Takeshi Nagase, Toshio Kanai, Kiminori Takano, Taku Fujii, Mai Tsutsui, Motohito Nakagawa, Hiroki Ochiai and Kaori Kameyama

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:32

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  18. Content type: Case report

    Extramedullary plasmacytomas account for 4% of all plasma cell tumors and occur mainly in the upper respiratory tract; gastrointestinal system involvement is rare. Extramedullary plasmacytoma of the colon with...

    Authors: Fumimasa Kitamura, Koichi Doi, Hiroyuki Ishiodori, Tetsufumi Ohchi and Hideo Baba

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:28

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    Virtual-assisted lung mapping (VAL-MAP) is a novel marking technique to assist sub-lobar resection of small hardly palpable lung tumors. Here, we present the first case of synchronous bilateral multiple lung a...

    Authors: Naoko Imanishi, Shuichi Shinohara, Taiji Kuwata and Fumihiro Tanaka

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:30

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  20. Content type: Case report

    Cholesterol crystal embolism (CCE) is caused by small crystals of cholesterol dispersed from atherosclerotic plaques of the aorta. There is an increasing interest in CCE because of the increased use of endovas...

    Authors: Koji Murono, Kazushige Kawai, Keisuke Hata, Shigenobu Emoto, Manabu Kaneko, Kazuhito Sasaki, Takeshi Nishikawa, Kensuke Otani, Toshiaki Tanaka, Masako Ikemura and Hiroaki Nozawa

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:29

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  21. Content type: Case report

    The rupture of the posterior ventricular septum after acute inferior myocardial infarction is more challenging to repair than ruptures in other sites since it is less accessible and anatomically restricted. We...

    Authors: Takahiro Katsumata, Masahiro Daimon, Hayato Konishi and Shinji Fukuhara

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:27

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  22. Content type: Case Report

    Breast cancer metastasis to the gastrointestinal tract is relatively rare and is generally found when patients complain of symptoms such as gastrointestinal obstruction. Herein, we report a case with metastati...

    Authors: Yoshiya Horimoto, Tetsuro Hirashima, Atsushi Arakawa, Hiroyoshi Miura and Mitsue Saito

    Citation: Surgical Case Reports 2018 4:23

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