Advances in Surgical Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2021

  • Surgical Results of Transoral Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Vestibular Approach (TOETVA) Compared to Open Thyroidectomy in Patient with Benign Thyroid Nodule

    Kornwalee Koichusakul, Khwannara Ketwong

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 15-19
    Received: Aug. 04, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 16, 2021
    Published: Sep. 04, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach (TOETVA) is an innovative technique to perform thyroidectomy which provides excellent cosmetic and surgical outcomes. Methods: Between June 2018 to January 2020 all patients pathological diagnosis with benign thyroid nodule in Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital were reviewed retrospect... Show More
  • Association Between Asthma Control Status and Lung Function with Vitamin D Level in Children with Bronchial Asthma

    Lali Bugadze, Nino Manjavidze, Lia Jor Joliani

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 20-24
    Received: May 27, 2021
    Accepted: Jul. 30, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Bronchial asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in childhood. Pooled vitD levels were positively correlated with pooled ACT scores, Treg counts, FEV1% values and VDBP levels. Vitamin D supplementation reduced the rate of asthma exacerbation, especially in patients with vitamin D insufficiency. The 25-OH vitamin D levels were lower in pe... Show More
  • Pulmonary Cavitation Post COVID-19 Pneumonia: A Case Report

    Arjun Kumar, Ayushi Sahu, Rahul Kumar Gupta, Manju Bala, Akhlesh, Avishek Layek

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 25-27
    Received: Jul. 17, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 10, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is now rapidly spreading at a much faster rate than the first wave reported in December 2019. Computed tomography (CT) scans play crucial roles in the diagnosis of COVID-19 pneumonia where rRT-PCR test reported negative in strong clinical suspicion. Common chest radiological findings in COVID-19 are bilateral... Show More
  • Contextualization of the Study of Residual Lesions in Conized Patients

    Heenry Luis Davila Gomez, Lidia Esther Lorie Sierra, Zaskia Matos Rodriguez

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 28-32
    Received: May 13, 2021
    Accepted: May 31, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: In the last years, it is evidenced of more remarkable way, an increment of the incidence of the cervical cancer and their lesions precursors in young patients. Conization, as an excisional method, is recommended in the treatment of high-grade epithelial lesions, as well as in the microinvasive stage of cervical cancer when satisfied parity has not ... Show More