M A Beltran

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of open intraperitoneal incisional hernia repair based on patient-reported outcomes
    M A Beltran
    Hernia Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, Manuel Antonio Caro 2629, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Hernia 18:47-55. 2014
  2. pmc Mirizzi syndrome: history, current knowledge and proposal of a simplified classification
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, La Serena Hospital, La Serena 1700000, Chile
    World J Gastroenterol 18:4639-50. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Current knowledge on pancreaticobiliary reflux in normal pancreaticobiliary junction
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Int J Surg 10:190-3. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of Mirizzi syndrome and cholecystoenteric fistula: validation of a modified classification
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    World J Surg 32:2237-43. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Abdominal compartment syndrome in patients with strangulated hernia
    M A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    Hernia 12:613-20. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) incidentally found and resected during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, Manuel Antonio Caro 2629, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Obes Surg 20:393-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Adenocarcinoma and intestinal duplication of the ileum. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1341-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint [Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1197-200. 2009
  9. doi request reprint [Gigantic cystic splenic lymphangioma. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1597-601. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Pancreaticobiliary reflux in patients with and without cholelithiasis: is it a normal phenomenon?
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    World J Surg 34:2915-21. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of open intraperitoneal incisional hernia repair based on patient-reported outcomes
    M A Beltran
    Hernia Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, Manuel Antonio Caro 2629, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Hernia 18:47-55. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to validate a standard measurement instrument in the form of a questionnaire to report the evolutionary outcomes of a specific open technique to repair incisional hernias...
  2. pmc Mirizzi syndrome: history, current knowledge and proposal of a simplified classification
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, La Serena Hospital, La Serena 1700000, Chile
    World J Gastroenterol 18:4639-50. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Current knowledge on pancreaticobiliary reflux in normal pancreaticobiliary junction
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Int J Surg 10:190-3. 2012
    ..The final demonstration of the pathophysiology and consequences of PBR in NPBL and support by evidence level type I would constitute a major breakthrough in the understanding and eventually in the treatment of gallbladder diseases...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of Mirizzi syndrome and cholecystoenteric fistula: validation of a modified classification
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    World J Surg 32:2237-43. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish the relationship of Mirizzi syndrome with cholecystoenteric fistulas...
  5. doi request reprint Abdominal compartment syndrome in patients with strangulated hernia
    M A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    Hernia 12:613-20. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the characteristics of abdominal compartment syndrome in patients with IO secondary to strangulated hernia...
  6. doi request reprint Gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) incidentally found and resected during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, Manuel Antonio Caro 2629, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    Obes Surg 20:393-6. 2010
    ..The procedure was performed via laparoscopy, and the patient recovered without any complication. Currently, the patient has lost weight according to what was expected, is asymptomatic, and free of disease...
  7. doi request reprint [Adenocarcinoma and intestinal duplication of the ileum. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1341-5. 2009
    ..A well structured muscular layer was recognized, and the myenteric plexus was identified...
  8. doi request reprint [Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1197-200. 2009
    ..The cells stained positively to CD 117, CD34 and Desmin, and were negative to S-100, Vimentin, and Smooth Muscle a-Actin. The patient is currently asymptomatic and under follow-up during the last 11 months after surgery...
  9. doi request reprint [Gigantic cystic splenic lymphangioma. Report of one case]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital de La Serena, La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1597-601. 2009
    ..Immunohystochemical stains of the endothelial cells were positive for VIII Factor and D2-40 that are specific for lymphatic endothelium, yielding the final diagnosis of a cystic spienic lymphangioma...
  10. doi request reprint Pancreaticobiliary reflux in patients with and without cholelithiasis: is it a normal phenomenon?
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, P O Box 912, La Serena, IV Region, Chile
    World J Surg 34:2915-21. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint [Pancreatic choristoma in the gallbladder: report of two cases]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Unidad de Emergencia, Hospital de La Serena, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:1318-22. 2007
    ..Exocrine activity was documented by immunoreactivity to al-antitrypsin and al-chemotrypsin. Other immunohistochemical markers such as insulin and somatostatin were positive identifying endocrine activity...
  12. doi request reprint Incisional hernia after McBurney incision: retrospective case-control study of risk factors and surgical treatment
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Manuel Antonio Caro 2629, La Serena, IV Region, PO Box 912, La Serena, Chile
    World J Surg 32:596-601; discussion 602-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to identify risk factors for development of incisional hernia at a McBurney incision, and to describe our experience with the treatment of this kind of hernia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of white blood cell count and C-reactive protein in children with appendicitis
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery and Emergency Unit, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle IV Region, Chile
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1208-14. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of tension-free Lichtenstein hernioplasty: application of a qualitative-and-quantitative measurement instrument
    M A Beltran
    Departament of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Plazuela Baquedano 240, Ovalle IV Region, Chile
    Hernia 9:368-74. 2005
    ..It is possible to measure the outcomes of this common surgical procedure in a more complete way using a simple measurement instrument...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multiple gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the ileum and neurofibromatosis type 1
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Plazuela Baquedano 240, Ovalle, IV Region, Chile
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:297-301. 2006
    ..The intestinal myenteric plexus showed positive staining for chromegranin A and S100. The histologic characteristics of this patient's tumor are compatible with an undifferentiated stromal tumor of nonneural or nonmuscular origin...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Application of a diagnostic score for appendicitis by health-related non-physician professionals]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Emergencias, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 134:39-47. 2006
    ..Diagnostic scores have been developed as simple, user-friendly, cost-effective instruments to improve the early diagnosis of acute appendicitis...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Ileal endometriosis as a cause of intestinal obstruction. Report of two cases]
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital de Ovalle, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 134:485-90. 2006
    ..We report two patients, 30 and 34 years old, with terminal ileum endometriosis and intestinal obstruction that required surgery and intestinal resection. Both patients are well one year after the operation...
  18. ncbi request reprint The outcomes of open tension-free hernioplasty in elderly patients
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    Hernia 10:395-400. 2006
    ..Our aim was to compare the outcomes of open tension-free hernioplasty between elderly patients and younger patients applying the recently developed Quantitative and Qualitative Measurement Instrument (QQMI)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of Lichtenstein hernioplasty for primary and recurrent inguinal hernia
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Plazuela Baquedano 240, PO Box 308, Ovalle, IV Region, Chile
    World J Surg 30:2281-7; discussion 2288-9. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Occult pancreaticobiliary reflux in gallbladder cancer and benign gallbladder diseases
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    J Surg Oncol 96:26-31. 2007
    ..Our aim was to determine the incidence of OPBR and measure the levels of active pancreatic enzymes (amylase and lipase) in gallbladder bile of patients undergoing cholecystectomy for benign and malignant gallbladder diseases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Primary tumors of jejunum and ileum as a cause of intestinal obstruction: a case control study
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Hospital de Ovalle, Department of Surgery, Ovalle, IV Region, Chile
    Int J Surg 5:183-91. 2007
    ..The rarity, unclear presentation and diagnostic difficulty of these tumors stimulated our interest to review our experience with emergency surgery for intestinal obstruction secondary to jejunoileal tumors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are the outcomes of emergency Lichtenstein hernioplasty similar to the outcomes of elective Lichtenstein hernioplasty?
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Emergency Unit, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, IV Region, Chile
    Int J Surg 5:198-204. 2007
    ..Few reports have completely addressed this subject; none have compared the outcomes of emergency and elective Lichtenstein hernioplasty...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mirizzi syndrome and gallstone ileus: an unusual presentation of gallstone disease
    Marcelo A Beltran
    Department of Surgery, Emergency Unit, Hospital de Ovalle, Ovalle, Chile
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:686-9. 2005
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Compression of the common femoral artery by a lymphangioma causing intermittent claudication
    Rene Mora
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de La Serena, La Serena, Chile
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:412.e11-4. 2009
    ..Surgical treatment of lymphangiomas includes complete resection of the lesion and arterial reconstruction or bypass if necessary. In our case, the lymphangioma did not infiltrate the arterial wall and was completely resected...