Igors Iesalnieks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Regensburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Primary midline closure after excision of a pilonidal sinus is associated with a high recurrence rate]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie der Universität Regensburg
    Chirurg 74:461-8. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Thyroid metastases of renal cell carcinoma: clinical course in 45 patients undergoing surgery. Assessment of factors affecting patients' survival
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Thyroid 18:615-24. 2008
  3. doi request reprint [Perianal fistulas in Crohn's disease: treatment results at an interdisciplinary unit]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Deutschland
    Chirurg 80:549-58. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Intraabdominal septic complications following bowel resection for Crohn's disease: detrimental influence on long-term outcome
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:1167-74. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma metastases to the thyroid gland-8 cases reported
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University Regensburg, Germany
    Thyroid 17:49-52. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Surgical management of patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis of gastrointestinal origin]
    I Iesalnieks
    Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg
    Z Gastroenterol 44:1237-45. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Renal cell carcinoma metastases to the thyroid gland -- report of 3 cases and review of the literature]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Regensburg
    Zentralbl Chir 131:235-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Insular carcinomas of the thyroid exhibit poor prognosis and long-term survival in comparison to follicular and papillary T4 carcinomas
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:671-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Fistula-associated anal adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:1643-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Low risk of Clostridium difficile infections in hospitalized patients with inflammatory bowel disease in a German tertiary referral center
    Claudia Ott
    Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Digestion 84:187-92. 2011

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint [Primary midline closure after excision of a pilonidal sinus is associated with a high recurrence rate]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie der Universität Regensburg
    Chirurg 74:461-8. 2003
    ..The optimal treatment strategy is still matter of discussion. We studied the long-term results after excision of a pilonidal sinus and primary midline closure compared with the open surgical procedure...
  2. doi request reprint Thyroid metastases of renal cell carcinoma: clinical course in 45 patients undergoing surgery. Assessment of factors affecting patients' survival
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Thyroid 18:615-24. 2008
    ..Also, risk factors associated with disease progression following thyroidectomy are not yet defined. We examined the determinants of the outcome in patients undergoing surgery for thyroid metastases of RCC...
  3. doi request reprint [Perianal fistulas in Crohn's disease: treatment results at an interdisciplinary unit]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Deutschland
    Chirurg 80:549-58. 2009
    ..Approximately one third of patients with Crohn's disease develop perianal fistulas. This study was conducted to determinate outcome predictors in patients treated at a specialized multidisciplinary unit...
  4. doi request reprint Intraabdominal septic complications following bowel resection for Crohn's disease: detrimental influence on long-term outcome
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:1167-74. 2008
    ..A number of studies deal with factors affecting postoperative recurrence; however, they do not analyze the influence of postoperative morbidity on the long-term outcome. This was the aim of the present study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma metastases to the thyroid gland-8 cases reported
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University Regensburg, Germany
    Thyroid 17:49-52. 2007
    ..Clinically important, isolated metastases to the thyroid gland is a rare occurrence. Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common primary tumor site. We report on 8 cases of late onset metachronous thyroid metastases of RCC...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Surgical management of patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis of gastrointestinal origin]
    I Iesalnieks
    Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg
    Z Gastroenterol 44:1237-45. 2006
    ..There is a need for further multicentre, prospective trials analysing the use of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. They should be conducted in the specialised centres by interdisciplinary teams...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Renal cell carcinoma metastases to the thyroid gland -- report of 3 cases and review of the literature]
    I Iesalnieks
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Regensburg
    Zentralbl Chir 131:235-9. 2006
    ..In those patients who have undergone complete resection, 5-year-survival-rates of 50 % have been reported. We describe 3 cases of surgically treated thyroid metastases of RCC, and review the literature...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insular carcinomas of the thyroid exhibit poor prognosis and long-term survival in comparison to follicular and papillary T4 carcinomas
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:671-7. 2007
    ..Whether the insular component is an independent factor for poor prognosis remains unclear. Therefore, in the present study, we compared the survival of patients with advanced insular, follicular, and papillary thyroid cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Fistula-associated anal adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:1643-8. 2010
    ..We present 6 patients with CD and fistula-associated anal adenocarcinoma (FAAA) and a systematic review of published series...
  10. doi request reprint Low risk of Clostridium difficile infections in hospitalized patients with inflammatory bowel disease in a German tertiary referral center
    Claudia Ott
    Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Digestion 84:187-92. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of C. difficile infections in hospitalized IBD patients in a tertiary referral center in Germany, we conducted this retrospective analysis...
  11. doi request reprint Influence of percutaneous abscess drainage on severe postoperative septic complications in patients with Crohn's disease
    Rene Müller-Wille
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:769-74. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the incidence of severe postoperative IASC in patients undergoing intestinal resections with and without preoperative percutaneous abscess drainage (PAD) before definitive surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term oncologic outcome after laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre Regensburg, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 28:1119-25. 2014
    ..However, long-term results from large series are lacking. The present study analyses long-term results of laparoscopic rectal cancer surgery from a large-volume center...
  13. doi request reprint Different approaches for complete mobilization of the splenic flexure during laparoscopic rectal cancer resection
    Volker Benseler
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:1521-9. 2012
    ..Several methods are used for laparoscopic SFM; however, studies comparing different approaches are lacking. In the present study, three different approaches for SFM have been compared to each other...
  14. doi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer: oncological results and clinical outcome of 225 patients
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 22:2229-37. 2008
    ..Here we present a prospective observational study evaluating oncological and clinical outcome after laparoscopic surgery in patients with rectal cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Perforating Crohn's ileitis: delay of surgery is associated with inferior postoperative outcome
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:2125-30. 2010
    ..Sequential conservative treatment attempts applied to patients with unrecognized perforating complications may lead to a delay of surgery and a further increase in morbidity...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment of the anastomotic complications in patients with Crohn's disease
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:239-44. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether patients' prognosis is affected by various treatment strategies of anastomotic complications...
  17. doi request reprint Karydakis flap for recurrent pilonidal disease
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen, Virchowstrasse 135, 45886 Gelsenkirchen, Germany
    World J Surg 37:1115-20. 2013
    ..The present retrospective analysis was performed to compare long-term results in patients with recurrent disease undergoing midline excision surgery compared to patients undergoing the Karydakis flap procedure...
  18. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of substernal goiter: an analysis of 59 patients
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Regensburg, Germany
    Surg Today 38:505-11. 2008
    ..In this article we report the diagnosis, symptoms, thyroid function, treatment, and postoperative complications of 59 patients with substernal goiter...
  19. doi request reprint Predictors of malignancy in primary aldosteronism
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 399:93-8. 2014
    ..However, malignant transformation has been described. Present study reports on three cases of aldosterone producing adrenocortical carcinoma (APAC) in comparison to patients with benign PA...
  20. pmc Laparoscopic TME in rectal cancer--electronic supplementary: op-video
    Alois Fürst
    Department of Surgery and Minimal Invasive Surgery, Caritas Clinic St Josef, Landshuterstr 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:181-3. 2010
    ..Lancet 363:1187-1192, 2004; Braga et al., Dis Colon Rectum 48:217-223, 2005; Jayne et al., J Clin Oncol 25:3061-3068, 2007; Agha et al., Surg Endosc 22:2229-2237, 2008)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gracilis transposition for repair of recurrent anovaginal and rectovaginal fistulas in Crohn's disease
    Alois Fürst
    Department of Surgery, Caritas Clinic St Josef, Landshuterstr 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:349-53. 2008
    ..In these patients, local surgery (e.g., flap closure) has unsatisfactory results if the anal canal is destroyed by ulceration and indurations or in patients with extensive defects of the perineum...
  22. doi request reprint Single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy and single-incision laparoscopic adrenalectomy
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    J Endourol 24:1765-70. 2010
    ..Single-incision surgery is by now practicable in many fields of surgery, including surgery of the adrenal gland. We report on first experience with laparoscopic transperitoneal and retroperitoneoscopic single-incision adrenalectomy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with disease progression in patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors in the pre-imatinib era
    Igors Iesalnieks
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Am J Clin Pathol 124:740-8. 2005
    ..None of the PDGFRA mutant GISTs relapsed. These findings suggest a strong relationship between various tyrosine kinase receptor mutations and survival outcome in patients with GISTs...
  24. pmc Recovery from respiratory failure after decompression laparotomy for severe acute pancreatitis
    Sylvia Siebig
    Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 14:5467-70. 2008
    ..ACS was discussed followed by a short review of the literature. Our cases show that DL may help patients with SAP to recover from severe respiratory failure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Combination of hand-assisted and laparoscopic proctocolectomy (HALP): Technical aspects, learning curve and early postoperative results
    Ayman Agha
    Department of Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 22:1547-52. 2008
    ..We evaluated the technical aspects and early postoperative results of hand-assisted laparoscopic proctocolectomy (HALP) with construction of an ileal pouch-anal anastomosis through a Pfannenstiel incision...
  26. doi request reprint Obscure gastrointestinal bleeding: preoperative CT-guided percutaneous needle localization of the bleeding small bowel segment
    Peter Heiss
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:533-6. 2009
    ..Multidetector computed tomography (CT) depicted active bleeding of a small bowel segment. The bleeding segment was localized by CT-guided percutaneous needle insertion and subsequently removed surgically...
  27. ncbi request reprint Phase I-II trial of cetuximab, capecitabine, oxaliplatin, and radiotherapy as preoperative treatment in rectal cancer
    Claus Rodel
    Department of Radiation Therapy, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1081-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the safety and activity of preoperative radiotherapy (RT) with concurrent cetuximab, capecitabine, and oxaliplatin in rectal cancer patients...