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November-December 2022| Vol 55| Issue 6

Original Article

Balloon Angioplasty Followed by Aspiration of Large-Vessel Occlusion (BAFALO): An efficient and protective treatment of tandem occlusion

Background: Endovascular thrombectomy (EVT) for acute ischemic stroke associated with tandem lesion is challenging. Achieving rapid intracranial revascularization and managing the extracrania...


Original Article

Intraoperative blood flow monitor for aneurysm clipping: A comparison between Flowmetry and Indocyanine Green videoangiography

Background: Both indocyanine green videoangiography (ICG-VA) and flowmetry were considered beneficial in preventing parent artery compromise during aneurysm surgery. However, the appropriate ...


Original Article

Comparative study between sublay (retrorectus) and onlay mesh placement in ventral hernia repair at a teaching hospital

Background: Anterior abdominal wall defects give rise to ventral hernias. Treatment modalities vary from surgical options such as open procedure, laparoscopic method to further advanced robot...


Case Report

Vernix caseosa peritonitis following vaginal delivery: Cheesy peritonitis

The incidence of the acute abdomen during early postpartum is not uncommon. In this report, we highlight an extremely rare cause of acute abdomen which posed significant diagnostic and management di...


Case Report

Sigmoid volvulus in pregnancy: Case report and literature review

Sigmoid volvulus in pregnancy is a rare but potentially serious condition. It is related to a high risk of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. This is mainly due to delayed diagnosis and tre...


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ISSN - Print: 1682-606X, Online: 2213-5413

Formosan Journal of Surgery, a publication of Taiwan Surgical Association, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Bimonthly print on demand compilation of issues published.

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