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Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) causes respiratory illnesses such as pneumonia, and has been reported to cause acute flaccid myelitis. Enterovirus A71 (EV-A71) is known to cause cardiopulmonary failure due to brainstem encephalitis, but there have been few reports of these conditions being associated with EV-D68. Outbreaks of EV-D68 infection have occurred... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: BMJ CASE REPORTS - recent articles
By Yogo, N., Imamura, T., Muto, Y., Hirai, K.
Reconstruction of intraoral defects is one of the main aspects of head and neck cancer treatment. Since the advent of microvascular surgery in this field, free flap tissue transfer has become a common procedure, and various flaps have been described for soft tissue reconstruction. The lateral upper arm free flap... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Introduction Genital lymphedema (GL) surgery can be either palliative or functional. Palliative procedures involve excision of the affected tissue and reconstruction by either local flaps or skin grafts. Reconstructive procedures aim to restore lymphatic flow through microsurgical lymphaticovenous anastomoses (LVAs). This systematic analysis of outcomes and complication rates aims to... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Background The purpose of our study was to determine the incidence and average cost of nerve injuries in patients presenting with upper extremity trauma. Methods The Nationwide Emergency Department Sample database was queried using International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision codes specific to peripheral nerve injuries of the upper extremity.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Background Burn sequelae involving the anterior neck and thorax produce a difficult challenge for reconstruction because contracture of anterior thoracic burns in addition to functional movement of the chest wall can result in downward displacement of the neck unit. The purpose of this study was to understand the influence of... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Introduction Transplantation of the keratinocytes, fibroblasts, bone marrow, and adipose tissue–derived mesenchymal stem cells may improve chronic wound healing by delivery of different cytokines, chemokines, and growth factors, which play an essential role in wound healing. The purposes of this review were to check which cell lines are potentially beneficial... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Esthetic masculinization of the chest wall is one of the first surgical steps in female-to-male transsexual (FTMTS) reassignment. This surgical procedure is not a simple mastectomy: it is required for removal of breast tissue with glandular resection and skin excess revision, to reduce and replace the nipple-areola complex in the... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Background There is an increasing prevalence of obesity in society, often associated with increased medical comorbidities and surgical complications. Some health providers are now placing a body mass index (BMI) limit on whom can be offered breast reconstruction. The objective of this study was to determine the impact of obesity... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Introduction Tissue loss as a consequence of congenital anomalies, trauma, malignancy, or gangrene represents a major health care problem in the United States. Because younger individuals are disproportionately affected, the costs are magnified over time and the resultant individual and societal effects are tremendous. The currently available options to restore... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
The middle ages in the Arab world etched medical advancements that laid the foundations of modern medical practice. Among the several renowned physicians of historical importance, Abu Alkasem al-Zahrawi (Albucasis) left his mark in the fields of medicine and surgery. He is notably famous for his 30-volume compendium Kitab-al Tasreef,... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Nasal reconstruction is a complex staged procedure. When optimal donor areas are unavailable, flap prefabrication and prelamination techniques can be used for total nasal reconstruction. A technique of total nasal reconstruction using neovascularization of the supraclavicular skin from a skin free flap used for internal lining, along with prelamination of... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Aim Over the new year period, we recognized a high number of admissions with postoperative complications following cosmetic surgery abroad. We aimed to determine the driving forces behind this and financial impact on the National Health Service (NHS). Methods Cases of all patients attending the regional plastic surgery unit with... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Objective The aim of the study was to determine whether the bony orbital volume (BOV) changes with age in males and females. Methods This case-control study reviewed high-resolution (|W|) = 0.05). The mean (SD) BOV for males aged between 20 and 30 years was 22,2721 mm3 (2977.35), whereas that for... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
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Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Background Every year, there are significant numbers of motorcycle accident casualties in Taiwan. These accidents are the leading cause of maxillofacial trauma. Age should be an important factor of maxillofacial fracture patterns yet there is limited literature on the topic. Therefore, this study aims to evaluate the correlation of age... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue
Treatment of cleft lip and palate ordinarily requires multiple interventions spanning the time of birth to adulthood. Restriction of facial growth, a common occurrence in affected children, is due to multiple factors. There are multiple surgical and therapeutic options, which may have influence on facial growth in these patients. As... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY - current issue