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January-June 2021 | Vol 27 | Issue 1

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Recommendations of the laparoscopic surgery society of Nigeria on the conduct of minimal access surgeries during and after the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria
Background: COVID-19 pandemic has affected surgical practice worldwide. Laparoscopic procedures utilizing gas for pneumoperitoneum require specific consideration. Method: A panel of ex...
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Original Article
The role of antibiotic prophylaxis in lichtenstein repair of primary inguinal hernia: A prospective double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial
Objective: The objective is to study the role of antibiotic prophylaxis, if any, in the prevention of wound infection after open mesh repair of primary inguinal hernias. Materials and Meth...
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Outcomes of management of patients with acute mesenteric ischemia: A prospective study
Introduction: Acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) is the sudden onset of small intestinal hypoperfusion, which can be due to reduction or cessation of arterial inflow. It can be embolic or thromb...
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Developing a low-resource approach to trauma patient care - findings from a nigerian trauma registry
Background: Trauma is a worldwide problem that results in significant morbidity and mortality in developing countries. Objective: This study looks at the demography of trauma from data...
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Original Article
Correlation between body mass index and gleason score in men with prostate cancer in Southeastern Nigeria
Introduction: Prostate cancer has an increasing global burden. The clinical course varies from an indolent disease to a rapidly aggressive cancer. It is associated with higher mortality in le...
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Nigerian Journal of Surgery
ISSN - Print: 1117-6806,
Online: 2278-7100
Nigerian Journal of Surgery, a publication of association of Surgeons of Nigeria , is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published.

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