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Secondary Vascular Access Procedures for Hemodialysis After Primary Snuff-Box Arteriovenous Fistula
Aim: To investigate the secondary arteriovenous fistulas constructed after a snuff-box fistula. Material and Method: We reviewed data on 95 arteriovenous fistulas that were created as a secondary vascular access between ...
Role of preoperative C-reactive protein value and neutrophil ratio in the determination of conversion from laparoscopic appendectomy to open appendectomy
BACKGROUND: In this study, we aimed to investigate the factors causing conversion from laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) to open appendectomy (OA) in patients with acute appendicitis and to investigate the role of preoperative ...
Perivascular epithelioid cell tumor outgrowth from the liver
INTRODUCTION: Perivascular epithelioid celltumor (PEComa) is a rare mesenchymal neoplasia and can be found in various body sites. On the other hand, hepatic PEComa is very rare, with only a few studies having reported ...
The curative treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia: Liver transplantation
Background Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder characterized by premature mortal cardiovascular complications. Liver transplantation (LT) is the only curative treatment option. In ...
Effect of Right Posterior Bile Duct Anatomy on Biliary Complications in Patients Undergoing Right Lobe Living Donor Liver Transplant
Objectives: Our aim was to evaluate the influence of the localization of right posterior bile duct anatomy relative to portal vein of the donors on posttransplant bile duct complications. Materials and Methods:We ...