Case Reports

Intrapancreatic accessory spleen mimicking a pancreatic endocrine tumour

Successful palliation of diarrhea owing to malignant duodenocolic fistula by octreotide

Jejunal carcinoma in a patient with Peutz–Jeghers syndrome

Isolated quadrilateral plate fracture: an unusual acetabular fracture

Esophageal carcinoma presented with a skull tumour

Isolated metastasis to the cerebellopontine angle secondary to breast cancer

Minimal abdominal adhesions after Sepramesh repair of a parastomal hernia

Splenic hydatid cyst

Mock appendicitis: small bowel perforation secondary to lung cancer metastasis

Minimally invasive excision of a mediastinal cystic lymphangioma

Complete anemia reversal after surgical excision of mesenteric hyaline-vascular unicentric Castleman disease

Left colon and liver hemangiomas

Pseudomonas aeruginosa–infected infrarenal abdominal aorta pseudoaneurysm secondary to laparoscopic colorectal surgery: failure of endovascular stent graft treatment after primary open repair failed

Laparoscopic treatment of primary hyperaldosteronism in a pregnant patient

Massive gastrointestinal bleeding caused by stromal tumour of the jejunum

Aortic thrombosis complicating Crohn disease: an unusual complication

Lymphoma following ileal pouch anal anastomosis

Cerebellar liponeurocytoma

Unexpected bile duct stones formed around surgical clips 4 years after laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Nodular ganglioneuroblastoma in adults

Malakoplakia of the neck in a patient with cancer of the colon

Lymphatic cording or axillary web syndrome after breast cancer surgery

Extra-axial medulloblastoma in the cerebellopontine angle

Ruptured ectopic pregnancy presenting as intestinal obstruction

Paradoxical carbon dioxide embolism during laparoscopic unroofing of a recurrent nonparasitic liver cyst

An unusual case of free air

Primary myxoid sarcoma of the pleura

Seven-year survival after intralesional resection and adjuvant radiotherapy for a giant-cell tumour of the sixth cervical vertebra

Perforated obturator Littre hernia

Mature cystic teratoma in the posterior mediastinum

Cholecystic adenosquamous carcinoma mimicking Mirizzi syndrome

Carcinoma in the fourth part of the duodenum

Breast cancer infiltration by cardiothoracic surgery

Lisfranc injury caused by a pedal brake perforating the foot

Intrathoracic scapular impaction: an unusual complication of scapular fractures

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour

Incidental malignant carcinoid within Crohn ileitis

Incidental carcinoma in bullous emphysema

Teratoma of the greater omentum

Hibernoma of the neck: a rare benign tumour

Colonic large-cell neuroendocrine tumours

Monitoring placement of high thoracic pedicle screws by triggered electromyography of the intercostal muscles

Cemented bipolar hemiarthroplasty in osteoporosis for failed femoral neck fixation

Giant mesenteric cystic lymphangioma in an infant presenting with acute bowel obstruction

Combined large Hill–Sachs and bony Bankart lesions treated by Latarjet and partial humeral head resurfacing: a report of 2 cases

Pigmented villonodular synovitis in both hindfeet

Protein C deficiency and mesenteric venous thrombosis

Myositis ossificans traumatica of the abdominal wall

Carcinoma of the sigmoid colon in an incarcerated inguinal hernia

Inguinoscrotal extraperitoneal herniation of ureter

Dermatoses of the nipple

Giant parotid mass

Gastric outlet obstruction secondary to biliary calculi: 2 cases of Bouveret syndrome

Intra-abdominal bleeding from a seromuscular tear of an ascending rectosigmoid intramural hematoma after stapled hemorrhoidopexy

Importance of liver drainage in biliary–bronchopleural fistula resulting from thoracoabdominal gunshot injury

Extracapsular extrusion of a horizontal metacarpal head fracture

Perineal schwannoma

Hoffa fracture with ipsilateral patellar dislocation resulting from household trauma

A rare complication of cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Unusual combination of adenocarcinoma in the sigmoid colon and giant cystic retroperitoneal lymphangioma

Paraduodenal hernia: a rare cause of abdominal pain

A rational, structured approach to primary aortoenteric

Rare cause of an inguinal mass in pregnancy

Ruptured solitary internal iliac artery aneurysm: a rare cause of large-bowel obstruction

Atypical presentation of spinal tuberculosis

Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation (Nora lesion): a report of 3 cases and a review of the literature

Complication of central venous cannulation

Management of intrathoracic goitre

Abdominal actinomycosis mimicking acute appendicitis

Transfemoral removal of a knotted Swan-Ganz catheter

Periosteal chondroma of the sacrum

Pericardial rupture with cardiac herniation

Supradiaphragmatic perforated duodenal ulcer in a giant hiatus hernia

Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the main hepatic bile duct

Jejunojejunal intussusception by a known jejunal adenocarcinoma

Burkitt’s lymphoma of the ileum with renal cell carcinoma

Intraoperative dislocation of a trial femoral head into the pelvis during total hip arthroplasty

Foreign-body aspiration in an adult

Periampullary carcinoid of the ampulla of Vater presenting as an intraductal papillary mucinous tumour of the pancreas: a sheep in wolf’s clothing

Breast cancer metastasizing to the tongue

Gastrointestinal stromal tumour as a cause of hematemesis

Bone-wax granuloma after femoral neck osteoplasty

Upper gastrointestinal and intra-abdominal hemorrhage secondary to diffuse large B-cell gastric lymphoma

Complications after colorectal anastomosis in a patient with metastatic rectal cancer treated with systemic chemotherapy and bevacizumab

Acute compartment syndrome after sclerotherapy for a low-flow vascular malformation

Multiple carcinoids of the ileum: case reports

Mediastinal lymphocele following radical esophagogastrectomy

An uncommon variant of Meckel’s diverticulum

Type IV Monteggia fracture in a child

Spontaneous rupture of a gastrointestinal stromal tumour associated with life-threatening nontraumatic hemoperitoneum

Multifocal adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast: an unusual presentation

Unconsidered cause of bowel obstruction — gossypiboma

Aneurysmal bone cyst of the clavicle

Giant chest wall tumour invading the abdominal cavity: simultaneous reconstruction of the chest wall and hemidiaphragm

Two possibly iatrogenic biliary-duodenal fistulas in a single patient after medical and surgical interventions

Is preemptive decompression of an asymptomatic spinal epidural hematoma justified?

A minimally invasive treatment option in primary muscular hydatid cyst: report of 2 cases

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour of the pancreas

Posterior sternoclavicular joint dislocation

External carotid artery pseudoaneurysm in an immunocompromised patient

Penetrating cardiac injury: the nail gun, a potentially dangerous tool

Inflammatory pseudotumour of the spleen: report of 2 cases and literature review

Systemic illnesses unexpectedly presenting as acute appendicitis: case studies

Osteitis pubis simulating a soft-tissue lesion

Macronodular hepatic tuberculosis necessitating hepatic resection: a diagnostic conundrum

Huge hydatid cysts that arise from the liver, growing exophytically

Aggressive angiomyxoma of the pelvis: a case report

Case report of ventricular septal defect secondary to blunt chest trauma

Splenic and superior mesenteric artery thrombolytic infusion therapy for acute portal and mesenteric vein thrombosis: a case report

Granulomatous mastitis including breast tuberculosis and idiopathic lobular granulomatous mastitis

Herniation through the foramen of Winslow: radiographic and intraoperative findings

Cystic lymphangioma of the lesser sac

Acute appendagitis as a cause of right lower quadrant pain

Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma in pregnancy

Total knee arthroplasty in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

Missile wounds of the femoral head in children

Cervical intramedullary tuberculoma and tuberculous kyphosis in a 23-month-old child: case report

Implantation metastasis from adenocarcinoma of the colon into a fistula-in-ano: a case report

Melanoma erysipeloides

Synchondrosis fracture in a pediatric patient

Pure invasive micropapillary carcinoma of the male breast: report of a rare case

Benign granular-cell tumour of the breast

Retroperitoneal hemorrhage secondary to a ruptured cavernous hemangioma

Combined trauma laparotomy and endovascular repair of thoracic aortic injury

Patellar tendon laxity in systemic lupus erythematosus

Ischemic pancolitis: recognizing a rare form of acute ischemic colitis

Diverticulitis of the appendix

Elevated parathyroid hormone-related peptide in a patient with an extragonadal germ-cell tumour and hypercalcemia

Congenital diastasis of the inferior tibiofibular joint: case report and treatment analysis

A gastrointestinal stromal tumour presenting in a perforated Meckel’s

Giant cell reparative granuloma of the hand: case report and review of giant cell lesions of hands and feet

Endovascular stent-graft for blunt thoracic aortic rupture: a novel and useful approach in selected cases

Complete Currarino syndrome in an adult, presenting as a fecalith obstruction: report of a case

Priority setting in a Canadian surgical department: a case study using program budgeting and marginal analysis

Volume-dependent superior vena cava syndrome related to stenosis after central venous catheterization

Treatment of chylothorax in Gorham’s disease: case report and literature review

Gradual multiplanar cervical osteotomy to correct kyphotic ankylosing spondylitic deformities

Intrathoracic hibernoma

Cellular schwannoma: a rare presacral tumour

Inverted Meckel’s diverticulum presenting as chronic anemia: case report and literature review

Post-traumatic nonunion of the ulna in a child

Re-expansion pulmonary edema after repair of a missed diaphragmatic hernia

Toe-to-finger transfer for post-traumatic reconstruction of the fingerless hand

Multicentric giant cell tumour involving the patella

Instability resulting from a missed Chance fracture

Experience with the advanced breast biopsy instrumentation system

Subcutaneous granuloma annulare of the extremities in children

Strut allograft invasion by Paget’s disease of bone:a case report

Intraosseous paraganglioma of the sacrum: a case report

Epithelioid leiomyosarcoma of the stomach: report of a case

Gastrocolic fistulization in Crohn’s disease: a case report and a review of the literature

Linitis plastica as the first indication of metastatic lobular carcinoma of the breast: case report and literature review

Surgically correctable hypertension mistaken for Takayasu’s disease: a case report

Ruptured esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulum: an unusual cause of mediastinitis in a child

Endometrioma simulating inguinal hernia: case reports

Successful treatment of Madura foot caused by Pseudallescheria boydii with Escherichia coli superinfection: a case report

Mycotic aneurysm of the suprarenal aorta due to Streptococcus pneumoniae: case report and literature review

Simultaneous pyloric and colonic obstruction associated with hiatus hernia in a weightlifter: a case report

Post-traumatic pancreatitis with associated aneurysm of the splenic artery: report of 2 cases and review of the literature

The association between tamoxifen and the development of hepatocellular carcinoma: case report and literature review

The hazards of vinyl glove ingestion in the mentally retarded patient with pica: new implications for surgical management

Doxorubicin-cisplatin chemotherapy for high-grade nonosteogenic sarcoma of bone. Comparison of treatment and control groups

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis after septic arthritis of the hip in an adolescent: report of a case

Carcinoids of the common bile duct: a case report and literature review

Pancreatic polypeptide hyperplasia causing watery diarrhea syndrome: a case report

Desmoid tumour. The risk of recurrent or new disease with subsequent pregnancy: a case report

Spontaneous common iliac vein rupture: a case report

Bronchobiliary fistula: a case report

Metachronous benign solitary fibrous tumours of the pleura (localized “mesotheliomas”): a case report

Phyllodes tumour in pregnancy: a case report

Fat embolism syndrome in a patient demonstrating only neurologic symptoms

Unsuspected penetrating maxillo-orbitocranial injury: a case report

Surgical treatment of hydatid cysts of the heart: a report of 3 cases and a review of the literature

Traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the hepatic artery after percutaneous liver biopsy and laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a patient with biliary cirrhosis: a case report

Duplication cyst of the antrum: a case report

Total joint replacement in multiplex congenita contractures: a case report

Bilateral femoral component breakage in total hip replacement: a case report

Necrotizing fasciitis of the retroperitoneum: an unusual presentation of Group A Streptococcus Infection

Localized idiopathic fibrosing mediastinitis as a causeof superior vena cava syndrome: a case report

Bowel obstruction in a pregnant patient with ileal pouch­anal anastomosis

Ectopic gallbladder revisited, laparoscopically: a case report

Bowel preparation with polyethylene glycol electrolyte lavage solution is potentially hazardous in patients with carcinoma of the cardia: a case report

Acute polyethylene fracture in an uncemented acetabular cup

Late presentation of an intra-abdominal foreign body

Don’t cry over spilled stones? Complications of gallstones spilled during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: case report and literature review

Sporadic ampullary hamartoma simulating cancer

Aggressive giant condyloma acuminatum associated with oncogenic human papillomavirus: a case report

Successful early separation of a premature xipho-omphalopagus conjoined twins: a case report

Chylothorax after blunt chest trauma: a report of 2 cases

Enteric duplication in the adult, derived from the foregut, midgut and hindgut: presentation, patterns and literature review

Spontaneous internal herniation through the foramen of Winslow: a case report

Mobile tumours in the lumbar spinal canal: a diagnostic problem

A rare case of hip dislocation after internal fixation of a femoral neck fracture without infection

Sarcoma of bone-cement membrane: a case report and review of the literature

Osteomyelitis of the spine due to Salmonella infection — conservative treatment with quinolone: a case report

Massive upper gastrointestinal bleeding originating from a fourth-stage duodenal diverticulum: a case report and review of the literature

Breast infarction in a patient with chronic renal failure: a case report

Penetrating trauma secondary to heterotopic ossification in a laparotomy scar: a case report

Conservative management of chylous ascites complicating aortic surgery: a case report

Pulmonary aspiration complicating intraoperative small-bowel decompression: a case report and literature review

Recurrent superior mesenteric artery (Wilkie’s) syndrome: a case report

Synovial chondromatosis of the metacarpophalangeal joint: case report and review of the literature

Iatrogenic perforation of perivaterian duodenal diverticulum: report of a case

Bilateral primary breast lymphoma in pregnancy: a case report and literature review

Endoscopic management of biliary hydatid disease

Chemotherapy for desmoid tumours in association with familial adenomatous polyposis: a report of three cases

Splenorenal arterial bypass in a child with Takayasu’s disease: a case report

Hemobilia complicating elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a case report

Intra-arterial fibrinolytic treatment for mesenteric arterial embolus: a case report

Surgical treatment of pancreatic cholera: a case report

Brain tumour surgery in the elderly: a brief reappraisal

Infected internal iliac artery aneurysm: a case report

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome

Dysphagia lusoria: extrathoracic surgical management