Table of contents (Vol 12, No 1)
RESEARCH

Retroperitoneal pelvic invasion in ovarian cancer: Possible modes of spread and survival impact
 

This research aims to study the retroperitoneal pelvic invasion in parametrial ligaments and vagina in patients undergoing surgery for advanced epithelial ovarian carcinoma and the survival impact of it.

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By Stanislav Slavchev, Angel Yordanov

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Rates of clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori sampled from healthy subjects in Cheonan, Korea
 

This study is the first to investigate the prevalence of clarithromycin resistance in the Cheonan region using DPO-based multiplex PCR.

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By Young Sam Yuk, Ga-Yeon Kim

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Local anti-inflammatory effect of vitamin D in acute and chronic gouty arthritis
 

The aim of this study was to investigate local influence of vitamin D on inflammation, pain, redness and swelling of the affected joint in acute and chronic gouty arthritis.

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By Blazenka Miskic, Ines Rajkovača, Vesna Cosic

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High flexion total knee arthroplasty using short posterior flange of femoral component mid-term results
 

This study highlights that high flexion total knee arthroplasty using short posterior flange of femoral component is considered as a good alternative to conventional high-flexion prosthesis.

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By Sang Jin Lee

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CASE STUDY

A rare clinical case of synchronous colorectal cancer, affecting the transverse colon
 

This study presents a case with synchronous colorectal carcinoma, located in the transverse and sigmoid colon and verified histologically by colonoscopy.

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By Strahil Strashilov, Angel Yordanov

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Sickle cell disease and systematic lupus erythematous association in a 14-year-old adolescent female
 

This study reports a case of female adolescent with sickle cell disease associated with systemic lupus erythematous.

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By Osama Y Safdar, Sulafa Taher A Sindi, Njood Waleed M Nazer, Anan Zubair Azizkhan, Noha Abdulkhalig Alharbi

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