Latest Publications and Research on Hydrocele
Outcome of Loupe-Assisted Sub-inguinal Varicocelectomy in Infertile Men.
Abdelrahman SS, Eassa BI
Departments of Surgery, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt.
Sub-inguinal varicocelectomy is widely used among surgeons.... Read More
Surg Endosc 2013 Apr 3
Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) varicocelectomy with reusable components: comparison with the conventional laparoscopic technique.
Friedersdorff F, Aghdassi SJ, Werthemann P, Cash H, Goranova I, Busch JF, Ebbing J, Hinz S, Miller K, Neymeyer J, Fuller TF
Department of Urology, CharitÚ Universitńtsmedizin Berlin, CharitÚplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany, [email protected]
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to compare laparoendoscopic single-site varicocelectomy (LESSV) with multiport laparoscopic varicocelectomy (MLV) in term... Read More
Travel Med Infect Dis 2013 Mar 18
Lymphatic filariasis and associated morbidities in rural communities of Ogun State, Southwestern Nigeria.
Christiana O, Olajumoke M, Oyetunde S
Department of Biological Sciences, Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun State, Nigeria; Parasitology Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria.
Lymphatic filariasis caused by Wuchereria bancrofti is a serious public health problem in rural communities of Nigeria. The study assessed the prevale... Read More
PLoS Negl Trop Dis
Impact of Community-Based Lymphedema Management on Perceived Disability among Patients with Lymphatic Filariasis in Orissa State, India.
Budge PJ, Little KM, Mues KE, Kennedy ED, Prakash A, Rout J, Fox LM
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America ; Parasitic Diseases Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.
BACKGROUND: Lymphatic filariasis (LF) infects approximately 120 million people worldwide. As many as 40 million have symptoms of LF disease, including... Read More
J Pediatr Urol 2013 Mar 13
Long term outcomes of lymphatic sparing laparoscopic varicocelectomy.
Rizkala E, Fishman A, Gitlin J, Zelkovic P, Franco I
Section of Pediatric Urology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA.
OBJECTIVE: To assess the long-term occurrence of hydroceles and varicocele recurrence in patients receiving lymphatic sparing laparoscopic varicocelec... Read More
Ir J Med Sci 2013 Mar 14
Higher surgical training opportunities in the general hospital setting; getting the balance right.
Robertson I, Traynor O, Khan W, Waldron R, Barry K
Department of Surgery, Mayo General Hospital, Castlebar, Co Mayo, Ireland, [email protected]
BACKGROUND: The general hospital can play an important role in training of higher surgical trainees (HSTs) in Ireland and abroad. Training opportuniti... Read More
Comparison of laparoscopic and microscopic subinguinal varicocelectomy in terms of postoperative scrotal pain.
S÷ylemez H, PenbegŘl N, Atar M, Bozkurt Y, Sancaktutar AA, Altunoluk B
Dicle University, Medical Faculty, Department of Urology, Diyarbakir, Turkey. [email protected]
In this study, 2 different varicocelectomy methods were compared with regard to postoperative scrotal pain, length of operation, and complications.... Read More
[Scrotal ultrasound: anatomy and pathological findings.]
Iannicelli E, Sessa B, Sapori A, Cappucci M, Briani C, Federici GF, Di Pietropaolo M, Merola S
Istituto di Radiologia. Dipartimento di Scienze Medico-Chirurgiche e di Medicina Traslazionale. FacoltÓ di Medicina e Psicologia. UniversitÓ 'Sapienza' di Roma, Italia.
Ultrasonography (US) is the imaging modality of choice for the evaluation of scrotal disease. It provides high anatomical detail and in most cases, it... Read More
BMJ Case Rep
Polyorchidism: a torted right-sided supernumerary testis.
Thyoka M, Lall A, Godse A
Department of Paediatric Surgery, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK. [email protected]
Polyorchidism is a rare congenital anomaly defined by the presence of more than two histologically proven testes. The commonest variant is triorchidis... Read More