Journal Surgical Case Reports (ISSN 2613-5965)

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Surgical Case Reports is open access, peer-reviewed journal, covers the scope of general surgeries like vascular, brain, abdominal, heart, head, breast, brain, neck, colorectal, and other forms of surgery.

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Surgical Case Reports publishes a wide range of article in this discipline covering all modern trends in the field of surgery with Laparoscopic Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Scoliosis Surgery, Sinus Surgery, Oral Surgery, Gynecomastia Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Pacemaker Surgery, Appendix Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Ankle Surgery, Hip Surgery, Neck Surgery, Varicose Surgery, Implants Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, the scope of the journal is not limited to the listed research areas but covers a lot more areas globally.

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In Press Volume 3, Issue 5

Evaluation of Clinical Parameters in FMT-Application of a Vibrant Soundbridge® at the Short Incus Process Compared to Conventional FMT-Application

A Rare Case Report of Infected Baker’s (Popliteal) Cyst

Descending Aorta Finger Clamping to Control Intra-Abdominal Bleeding Due to Rupture of Anterior Superior Pancreaticoduodenal Artery Aneurysm

Successful Treatment of Dual Juxtahepatic Inferior Vena Cava Injuries Using Formal Atriocaval Shunt: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Reconstruction of Right Ventricular Outflow Tract During Lung Transplant

A Surprising Finding of Ileal Intussusception Caused by Pleural Mesothelioma Metastases

Let's "Twist it": Retrieval of a Guidewire Fragment in Complex Coronary Angioplasty – Case Report


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Editorial board

Jaime Ruiz Tovar Polo

Jaime Ruiz Tovar Polo Science Repository Editorial Board


Department of Surgery

University Rey Juan Carlos


John Victor Gahagan

John Victor Gahagan Science Repository Editorial Board

General Surgery

Department of Surgery

Cornell University, Weill Cornell School of Medicine

New York

Kenny Jung-Taek Oh

Department of Surgery

Temple University School of Medicine


Carmelo Lucio Sturiale

Department of Neurosurgery

Catholic University School of Medicine


Fausto Rosa

Fausto Rosa Science Repository Editorial Board

Digestive Surgery Unit

"A. Gemelli" Hospital Largo


Xiao Fang

Department of Biostatistics

The University of Texas Medical Branch


Adriano Mesquita Bento

Chief-resident at the Plastic Surgery area 

Faculty of Medical Sciences

University of Campinas (UNICAMP)


Ziyad Alharbi

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery

Burn Center Medical Faculty

RWTH Aachen University


Ali Izadpanah

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

McGill University Health Centre


Narayanan M Nair

Department of General Surgery

Cleveland Clinic Florida


Dmitry Victorovich Garbuzenko 

Department of Surgery

South Ural State Medical University


Current Issue Volume 3, Issue 4

The Role of the Surgery in the Case of an Intramedullary Spinal Cord Metastasis as a Primary Presentation of a Malignant Disease

Treatment Options for Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases

Hat-Trick: On a Case of Hip Replacement Complicated by Dislocation and Infection and Periprosthetic Fracture

Rectal Cancer: Asynchronous Metastasis to the Temporal Bone, Temporomandibular Joint and Middle Ear

Prolonged Implantation of Sinus Devices and Implications for Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Liver Transplantation in a Patient with 1p36 Deletion Syndrome

En Bloc Capsulectomy with Implant Explantation in a High-Risk Patient with Breast Implant Illness: A Case Report

Co-Occurrence of Submucosal Schwannoma and Low-Grade Mucinous Neoplasm in the Appendix, a Clinical Conundrum : A Case Report

Surgical Management of Disseminated Pulmonary Mucormycosis in the Immunocompromised

Ten-Year Review of Pediatric Microbial Keratitis and Applicability of the 1-2-3- Rule

Surgical Management of Keratoconus in a Young Adult with Cognitive and Behavioral Disability

A Peculiar Way of Reconstruction for Surgical Defects of the Upper Lip: A Case Report

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Total Cyst Excision of Type I Choledochal Cyst 2 Years After Roux-en-Y Hepatocholangiojejunostomy: Report of a Case

Deep vein thrombosis in the axillary and brachial vein after a midshaft clavicular fracture: a case report

Gallstone ileus: a seldom cause of mechanical bowel obstruction

Minimally Invasive Approach for Orbital and Parameningeal Rhabdomyosarcoma

Case Report: Unusual splenic mass in an elderly patient

Benign Lesions Mimicking Local Recurrence after Lung Cancer Segmentectomy

Aseptic osteonecrosis of the humeral trochlea (Hegemann's disease)

Suboccipital Endoscopic Key Hole Approach for Pilocytic Astrocytoma by Fluorescein Guide

Minimally invasive technique for mixed-type asymmetric thoracic deformity

Minimally invasive operation for costal arch deformity

Minimally invasive surgical technique for barrel chest

A case of Zinner?s syndrome (seminal vesicle cyst with ipsilateral renal agenesis) presenting antenatally

A papillary thyroid cancer with adrenal and cerebral metastases complicated by left hemiplegia after radioactive Iodine therapy

Radial artery perforator propeller flap for the posterior interosseous artery flap donor site closure

Spermatic Cord Liposarcoma in the Context of a Recurrent Inguinal Hernia, Case Report

Modified Charles Procedure for Tissue Destruction after Gluteal Silicone Injection in a Transgender Woman

Laparoscopic Hand-Assisted Right Colectomy for Appendiceal Mucinous Cystadenoma

Luc?s Abscess: First Reported Case with Coexisting Intracranial Abscess and/or Venous Sinus Thrombosis

Vaccination-induced inflammatory accumulation of axillary lymph nodes detected by FDG-PET in a breast cancer patient

Heterologous Breast Reconstruction in A Patient with Autoimmune Panniculitis

A case series of penetrating laryngeal trauma managed without tracheotomy

Trapped thrombus in patent foramen ovale with pulmonary embolism and homonymous paracentral scotoma

Calcified constrictive pericarditis treated with ultrasonic devices

The Great Imposture: Eosinophilic Cholangitis

Thyroid-like follicular carcinoma of the kidney

Uneventful Cesarean Section in A Woman with Normotensive Asymptomatic Bifocal Pheochromocytoma Without Preoperative Alpha Blockade Preparation

An air powered gunshot wound to the chest, pellet missing with a trace

Case Report: Pancreatic metastasis as the first presentation of disease recurrence in breast cancer after a 15-year interval

A Case Report of a Spontaneous Breast Pseudoaneurysm

Hematocolpos secondary to imperforate hymen presenting with acute abdominal pain and misdiagnosed as appendicitis

Malignant degeneration of hepatic adenomas to hepatocellular carcinoma

Long-term Follow-up in a Patient with Segmentectomy for Lung Cancer Developed in the Segment with Displaced Left B1+2 Bronchus

The use of Botulinum Toxin in digital reconstruction of patients affected by Raynaud?s phenomenon

A Clinical Case Study and Review of the Literature on Stercoral Ulcer Perforation: An Uncommon but Deadly Culprit

An inception cohort study of patients in a military clinic treated for lower back pain with lumbar fusion and SIGNAFUSE? with a systematic review of the literature

First case of twin pregnancy after vaginal radical trachelectomy in a Japanese woman

Bronchial atresia in an accessory lobe caused tension pneumothorax

Atypical presentation of a de Garengeot Hernia: A Case Report

The Assessment of Cognitive Function Determines the Time of Operation of Hydrocephalus Drainage in Severe TBI

Apophysomyces Necrotizing Infection in an Immunocompetent Child

Should We Have Blind Faith in Liver Volumetry?

Abdominal bleeding due to ruptured primary hepatic malignant fibrous histiocytoma: A case report

Mediastinal Lymphangiohemangioma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature with Focus on the Ambiguous Nomenclature

Liver retransplantation due to splenic artery steal syndrome in a patient with common hepatic artery arising from the superior mesenteric artery

Infected Abdominal Cystic Lymphangioma: A Rare Cause of Inflammatory Acute Abdom

Type IV hypersensitivity reaction following Cyanoacrylate Glue Embolization (VenaSealTM) of the Great Saphenous Vein incompetence: A case report

The Tip of The Iceberg: An Unusual Case of Diaphragmatic Hernia Presenting as A Breast Abscess

A rare case of spontaneously resolved gastric outlet obstruction

Colon cancer in a young adult with intestinal malrotation: a case report

Simultaneous MALT lymphoma of the thymus and parotid gland: independent lymphomas or metastatic spread?

Extra-lobar Pulmonary Sequestration with Associated Asymptomatic Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Ipsilateral proximal and distal clavicle fractures combined with coracoid base fracture: A case report

Humeral Osteomyelitis with Apophysomyces ossiformis in an Immunocompetent Patient: A Case Report

Sub-acute physical and mental decline associated with abnormally hypercalcemia: the case report of an oldest-old woman saved by surgery

Dangers of Videolaryngoscopy-Assisted Intubation: Risk for Multiple Otolaryngologic Complications

A novel c.885+1G>A splicing variant in exon 9 of the NF2 gene shows a delayed mild presentation with a predilection for spinal ependymomas

Mini-invasive treatment of median arcuate ligament syndrome, a case report

Amyand's hernia: a mini review and two case reports

Retrobulbar Hemorrhage: A Critique

Talus, anteromedial subtalar articular surface fracture dislocation. Case report and review of literature

Remote Endarterectomy for an Occluded Superficial Femoral Artery (SFA) Stent – a Hybrid Technique for the SFA Intervention Toolbox

Dual chamber cardiac rupture following blunt thoracic trauma

Diaphragmatic Multivesicular Hydatid Cyst

Management and outcome of a case of severe ocular chemical injury

Metastasis of Adult Granulosa Cell Tumor to Mediastinum, Lung, and Pleura 11 and 25 Years after Initial Diagnosis, Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

Mycobacterium Fortuitum infection after abdominoplasty and breast reduction: case report, diagnostic tips and tricks, and overview of the current therapeutic consensus

Hyoid Bone Osteosarcoma: Report of A Case and Review of The Literature

Large Multiloculated Luteinized Follicle Cyst of Pregnancy and Puerperium in a Patient with Bilateral Ovarian Cysts

Posterior Percutaneous Endoscopic Cervical Diskectomy as a treatment for cervical radiculopathy

Primary Infective Pyomyositis of the Hip Abductors Presenting as Trochanteric Bursitis

Anterior Hollow Screw Fixation Combined with Posterior Lateral Mass Screws Fixation to Treat A Huge Tear Drop Fracture of The Axis

Improving Pharmacotherapy for Heart Failure in Infants with Monitoring of Heart Rate Variability

Extracorporeal Mass Exchange Technology Platform for Temporary Liver Support: A Clinical Feasibility Study on a Device and the Cell Source Primary Human Liver Cells

An in vitro feasibility investigation considering primary human melanocytes for spray- grafting of freshly isolated autologous skin cells for burn treatment and a clinical case report

Amelanotic Acral Lentiginous Melanoma of the Heel: A Case Report of Misdiagnosis.

Right-sided Giant Bochdalek hernia in an adult: a case report

Atrial Myxoma with Glandular Differentiation – A Case Report

Cyclophosphamide, Fluorouracil and subcutaneous Interleukin-2 in the treatment of advanced GIST: A Case Report

The Clinical Significance of L5 Incidence in Patients with High Pelvic Incidence: A Case Report

Pyrophosphate Treatment in Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum (PXE)-Preventing ReOcclusion After Surgery for Critical Limb Ischaemia

Atypical Presentation for Colorectal Cancer

Intestinal obstruction due to incarcerated Meckel’s diverticulum (Littre’s hernia)

The Clinical Importance of Tumor Thrombus in Internal Jugular Vein Related to Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Management of uncontained bone voids with Calcium Sulphate Ceramic (Modified Masquelet / Modified AMIC with Cerament Bio-Composite) Case report and review of literature

Penetrating Proximity Wounds and Minimal Arterial Injuries may not be so Benign

A Case of Neurocysticercosis in Diyarbakir

Successful Management of an Extremely Large Uterine Scar Defect

A Case of Scheuermann’s Disease Co-Occurrence with Idiopathic Scoliosis and Intradural-Extramedullary Epidermoid Cyst: The First Case Report in Literature

Incidental Mediastinal Thyroid Cancer

The Transplant Surgeon: An Unlikely, Yet Suitably Qualified, Member of The Complex Neuro Endocrine Multi-Disciplinary Team

Pathologic Fracture of The Patella Secondary to a Gouty Tophus

Surgical Management of a Breast Liposarcoma Arising in An Elderly Male with An Overlying Permanent Pacemaker: A Case Report with Associated Radiologic and Intraoperative Imaging

Pseudomeningocele From Brachial Plexus Root Avulsion

Hematemesis in Alcoholics: Not Always the Same Problem. A Case Report of Successful Percutaneous Arterial Embolization of Spontaneously Ruptured Splenic Artery Aneurysm Causing Hematemesis, Hematochezia and Hemodynamic Instability

Propranolol Alleviating the Challenging Clinical Course of Birth Onset Generalized Lymphangiomatosis. A Case Report

Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumour of the Submandibular Gland

Antibiotic Hydroxyapatite Impregnated Bulk Autograft for Traumatic Large Bone Void. Technique & Case Report

Necrotizing Fasciitis of The Abdominal Wall Following Colonoscopy with Fatal Outcome - A Case Report

Nasolabial Flaps in the Treatment of MRONJ

Siliconoma a Diagnosing dilemma, A Case Report

A Case of Two Consecutive Peri-Implant Fractures After Treatment of an Incomplete Stress Fracture of the Femoral Neck with a Sliding Hip Screw Device in a Young Adult

A Novel Approach to Managing Giant Duodenal Ulcer Perforations: Minimizing Ostomies, Maximizing Decompression. A Case Report

Five-Millimetre Trocar Site Herniation as a Late Complication After Six Years Following Laparoscopic Appendectomy in Nine-year-old Boy

Unilateral Renal and Spermatic Cord Agenesis Accompanying to the Ureteral Extraperitoneal Inguinal Herniation in An Infant

A Tympanic Membrane Cholesteatoma: A Case Report and Literature Review

Volvulus of the Gallbladder: Case Reports

The Never-Ending Dilemma with Lung Cancer; It Never Gives Up!

Surgical Management of Underlying Biliary Disease in Refractory Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Case Report: A Case of Acquired Symptomatic Arachnoid Cyst in an Elderly Patient

Undetected Myxofibrosarcoma in a Patient Diagnosed with Long Standing Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; A Case Report

Listeria Monocytogenes Prosthetic Joint Infection, Case Report and Review of the Literature

Variation in Hospital Length of Stay Based on Hospital Volume: A Retrospective Cohort Study of Emergency Abdominal Surgery in Ireland

Embolectomy in Patient with Basilar Artery Occlusion and Poor Neurological Exam

A Rare Case of Life-Threatening Bleeding Caused by a Jejunal GIST

Anorectal Avulsion: Reporting a Rare Case of Rectal Trauma and Review of the Literature

Minimally Invasive Treatment of Chyle Leak After Esophagectomy Using Indocyanine Green (Icg) Enhanced Fluorescence: A Case Report

How Well Do We Achieve SAFER Referrals?

Neuroendocrine Small-Cell Carcinoma of the Gallbladder: Case Report

A Case of Simultaneous Liver Transplantation and Mitral Valve Replacement in a HCV Cirrhotic Patient with Severe Mitral Valve Stenosis

A Remarkable Case of Elevated Carcinoembryonic Antigen after Surgical Treatment of Rectal Cancer: A Search for its Mysterious Cause

Upper Abdominal Primary Retroperitoneal Cyst with Unusual Urothelial Histogenesis - An Uncommon Presentation Masquerading as a Hepatic Cyst

A Case Report of Cerebral Vasospasm Following Elective Clipping of Unruptured Aneurysm: Pathogenetic Theories and Clinical Features of a Dangerous Underestimated Event

Epidermoid Cyst within an Intrapancreatic Accessory Spleen Mimicking a Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasm

Non-Descended Testicle Presenting as an Inguinal Hernia

Salvage Endoscopic Full-Thickness Resection of Colorectal Carcinoma after Radiotherapy in a Patient Not Eligible for Surgery

Analysis of an End Neuroma 6 Months after Capping with a Bioresorbable Polycaprolactone Cap (NEUROCAP®) in a Human Model

Duodenojejunostomy, an Old Technique but Novel Solution for Giant Duodenal Perforations - A Report of Four Cases and Review of Literature

Endoscopic Calcaneoplasty in an Elite Runner

Pirogoff Amputation with a Disappointing Outcome: A Case Report

A Diagnostic Dilemma of Hepatocellular Carcinoma on a Background of Thalassemia

Laparoscopic Central Gastrectomy for a Gastric Schwannoma: Case Report

Complicated Abdominal Seat Belt Injuries in Children

Transient Sigmoidorectal Intussusception Simulating Submucosal Tumor in a Healthy Woman: An Unusual Case and Review of the Literature

A Rare Case of Propofol-Induced Acute Hepatitis in after a Brief Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography (ERCP)

Management of Spontaneous Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks in the Middle Cranial Fossa and Bone Tegmen Tympani Defect in Patients with Meningitis and Rhinorrhea

Laparoscopic Intraperitoneal Onlay Mesh (IPOM) Repair with Biological Mesh for Secondary Lumbar Hernia

Gastrosplenic Fistula and Coeliac Artery Occlusion

Weigert-Meyer Law Violation with Lower Pole Obstruction and Ectopia

Awake Thoracic Surgery with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Surgical Treatment of Tensile Effusion in Postoperative Cavity after Glioma Resection

Impact of Vasopressor Initiation and Discontinuation Sequence on Mortality in Septic Shock: A Retrospective Review

Pulmonary Artery Sarcoma Diagnosed by Transbronchial Endosonographic (EBUS-TBNA) Approach

Right-Sided Bochdalek Hernia with Cecum Perforation

Retinal Detachment After Cataract Surgery and Posterior Laser Capsulotomy in a Young Healthy Male Patient: Case Report

Alcohol Consumption in Patients with Previous Eye Surgery and Chronic Eye Irritation

Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor in the Tibial Attachment of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament: A Case Report

An Intramuscular Epidermal Cyst of Erector Spinae Muscles: A Case Report

Exteriorizing the Outer Cuff to Treat Intractable Exit Site Infection and Tunnel Infection in Peritoneal Dialysis Cases: A Single Institute Experience