J Ruiz-Tovar

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evolution of subclinical hypothyroidism and its relation with glucose and triglycerides levels in morbidly obese patients after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy as bariatric procedure
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Bariatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 24:791-5. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Serum cholesterol by morbidly obese patients after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and additional physical activity
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Av Fotógrafo Francisco Cano, 113, Bw 41 03540, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 24:385-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Effect of gentamicin lavage of the axillary surgical bed after lymph node dissection on drainage discharge volume
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Breast Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain Electronic address
    Breast 22:874-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Pre-operative and early post-operative factors associated with surgical site infection after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:369-73. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Short- and mid-term changes in bone mineral density after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, University Miguel Hernandez, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 23:861-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Change in levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and serum cortisol in morbidly obese patients after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Bariatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 23:764-9. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute cholecystitis caused by hemocholecyst: unusual clinical manifestation of gallbladder cancer
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 76:57-8. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic treatment of sigmoid colon intussusception secondary to giant submucosal lipoma]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio De Cirugia GeneralY Del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Espana
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 43:36-8. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic excision of retroperitoneal ganglioneuroma through anterior transperitoneal approach]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Cir Cir 80:274-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Three ports placed in the linea alba of the abdomen (three-midline-ports technique): an alternative approach for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:52-5. 2013

Collaborators

  • Alicia Calero
  • J M Devesa
  • Israel Oliver
  • P Priego
  • P López Quindós
  • María Vicenta Collado
  • M Diez Tabernilla
  • Lucía Latorre
  • Fernando González-Palacios
  • María Eugenia Rioja
  • Augusto García-Villanueva
  • Roberto Rojo
  • V Morales Castiñeiras
  • V Fresneda Moreno
  • A Sanjuanbenito Dehesa
  • A Chames Vaisman
  • J D Pina Hernández
  • P Calero García
  • E Martinez Molina
  • R Grajal Marino

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. doi request reprint Evolution of subclinical hypothyroidism and its relation with glucose and triglycerides levels in morbidly obese patients after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy as bariatric procedure
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Bariatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 24:791-5. 2014
    ..There is an increased prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) in patients with obesity. It is unclear if this biochemical abnormality may be a secondary phenomenon of obesity or a real hypothyroid state...
  2. doi request reprint Serum cholesterol by morbidly obese patients after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and additional physical activity
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Av Fotógrafo Francisco Cano, 113, Bw 41 03540, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 24:385-9. 2014
    ..Physical activity is recognized as an effective non-pharmacological intervention to reduce body fat mass and hypercholesterolemia...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of gentamicin lavage of the axillary surgical bed after lymph node dissection on drainage discharge volume
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Breast Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain Electronic address
    Breast 22:874-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of axillary lavage with a gentamicin solution before wound closure on drainage volume...
  4. doi request reprint Pre-operative and early post-operative factors associated with surgical site infection after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:369-73. 2013
    ..We conducted a study of the association of comorbidities and pre- and post-operative analytical variables with SSI following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for the treatment of morbid obesity...
  5. doi request reprint Short- and mid-term changes in bone mineral density after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Unit, General University Hospital Elche, University Miguel Hernandez, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 23:861-6. 2013
    ..Restrictive procedures do not imply changes in gastrointestinal anatomy, so that one may expect fewer metabolic disturbances...
  6. doi request reprint Change in levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and serum cortisol in morbidly obese patients after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Bariatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 23:764-9. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute cholecystitis caused by hemocholecyst: unusual clinical manifestation of gallbladder cancer
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 76:57-8. 2013
    ..Up to date there are only 2 cases reported in literature. Acute cholecystitis may appear secondary to an obstruction of the cystic duct by the tumour itself or to an obstruction of the cystic duct by blood clots...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic treatment of sigmoid colon intussusception secondary to giant submucosal lipoma]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio De Cirugia GeneralY Del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Espana
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 43:36-8. 2013
    ..The postoperative period was uneventful and the patient was discharged from the hospital five days later. A sumbmucous colonic lipoma was diagnosed in the pathological study...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic excision of retroperitoneal ganglioneuroma through anterior transperitoneal approach]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Cir Cir 80:274-7. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, only five cases of laparoscopic resection of retroperitoneal ganglioneuroma have been previously reported...
  10. doi request reprint Three ports placed in the linea alba of the abdomen (three-midline-ports technique): an alternative approach for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:52-5. 2013
    ..Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the commonest operation performed laparoscopically worldwide. In this study, we compared a three-midline-ports approach with the standard "French" method for laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Midterm impact of sleeve gastrectomy, calibrated with a 50-Fr bougie, on weight loss, glucose homeostasis, lipid profiles, and comorbidities in morbidly obese patients
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Am Surg 78:969-74. 2012
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Microbiological spectrum of the intraperitoneal surface after elective right-sided colon cancer: are there differences in the peritoneal contamination after performing a stapled or a handsewn anastomosis?
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:1515-9. 2012
    ..In handsewn anastomosis, the colonic lumen is more exposed to the peritoneum, despite colonic occlusion with clamps while the suture is performed...
  13. doi request reprint Association of thymidylate synthase and hypoxia inducible factor-1alpha DNA polymorphisms with pancreatic cancer
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Tumori 98:364-9. 2012
    ..In the present study, we investigated the effect of three DNA polymorphisms within the thymidylate synthase gene and two within hypoxia inducible factor-1α on the prognosis of pancreatic cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Prognostic factors in Fournier gangrene
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Asian J Surg 35:37-41. 2012
    ..Fournier gangrene is a necrotizing fasciitis, arising in the genital and perineal area. This entity is still associated with a high mortality rate despite improvements in antibiotic and surgical treatment...
  15. doi request reprint [Is there any indication for inserting a drain in elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy?]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Espana
    Cir Esp 90:318-21. 2012
    ..The main outcomes investigated were the clinical benefit achieved by the insertion of the drain, the hospital stay, and the quantifying of the pain by the patients 24h after surgery, using a visual analogue scale...
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of simple liver cysts
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Cir Cir 80:52-5. 2012
    ..To date there is no consensus about the treatment of choice for symptomatic or complicated simple liver cysts...
  17. doi request reprint Mid-term effects of sleeve gastrectomy on calcium metabolism parameters, vitamin D and parathormone (PTH) in morbid obese women
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Bariatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 22:797-801. 2012
    ..Despite routine supplementation of vitamins and minerals after bariatric surgery, an important number of patients suffer from deficiencies. Little is still known about the novel restrictive procedure, sleeve gastrectomy...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of peritoneal lavage with clindamycin-gentamicin solution on infections after elective colorectal cancer surgery
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    J Am Coll Surg 214:202-7. 2012
    ..Colorectal surgery may lead to infections because despite meticulous aseptic measures, extravasation of microorganisms from the colon lumen is unavoidable...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mucocele of the appendix
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Crta Colmenar Km 9, 100 28034, Madrid, Spain
    World J Surg 31:542-8. 2007
    ..Mucocele of the appendix is an infrequent event, representing 0.3%-0.7% of appendiceal pathology and 8% of appendiceal tumors. It is characterized by a located or diffuse distension of the appendix with a mucus-filled lumen...
  20. ncbi request reprint Postoperative complications of colon surgery
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Cir Cir 78:281-88. 2010
    ..Every colorectal surgeon must know all the possible complications of colon surgery to achieve an early diagnosis and correct management...
  21. doi request reprint Repeated liver resection for recurrence of colorectal cancer metastases
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 12:634-8. 2010
    ..Resection of liver metastases is accepted as treatment for diverse tumours, implying a survival improvement. Metastases often recur after first hepatectomy and, very few would be potentially resectable...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: actin expression, a new prognostic factor?
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am Surg 76:1244-50. 2010
    ..In our patients, masculine gender, constitutional syndrome and abdominal mass at diagnosis, small bowel and retroperitoneal location, and actin negative tumors are bad prognostic factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of preoperative levels of hemoglobin and albumin on the survival of pancreatic carcinoma
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital General Universitario, Elche, Alicante
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 102:631-6. 2010
    ..Identification of prognostic factors preoperatively may help to improve the treatment of these patients, focusing on individually management based on the expected response...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome at ten years after laparoscopic fundoplication: Nissen versus Toupet
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am Surg 76:1408-11. 2010
    ..In our experience Toupet fundoplication should be the elective approach for the surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease...
  25. doi request reprint Transmural peritoneal adenomatoid tumour in the ileocaecal region causing massive haemoperitoneum and low gastrointestinal bleeding: differential diagnosis with capillary haemangiomas
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:e3-5. 2011
    ..Peritoneal adenomatoid tumours are rare benign neoplasms originating from mesothelial cells. We present a case of peritoneal adenomatoid tumour penetrating into the bowel wall and causing massive intra- and extraluminal bleeding...
  26. ncbi request reprint Identification of prognostic factors in pancreatic cancer
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Espana
    Cir Cir 79:313-22. 2011
    ..Outcome is poor, even in those resected cases. Identification of prognostic factors preoperatively may help to improve treatment of these patients, based on the expected response...
  27. doi request reprint Use of Foley's catheter to control port-site bleeding in bariatric surgery
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, General University Hospital Elche, Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Obes Surg 22:306-8. 2012
    ..In up to 7.5% of the cases, the haemorrhage cannot be controlled with electrocautery. Compression with Foley catheter balloon is a safe and efficient method to stop bleeding...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fournier gangrene: first manifestation of occult rectal cancer
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Acta Chir Belg 111:329-31. 2011
    ..In these cases, the presence of a rectal tumour at the time of, or prior to, diagnosis of Fournier gangrene could not be ruled out. We present three cases of rectal cancer whose first manifestation was as Fournier gangrene...
  29. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic resection as unique treatment for early colorectal cancer
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Service of General Surgery and Digestive Diseases, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 102:435-41. 2010
    ..In sessile polyps (0-Is) or non-polypoideal elevated (0-IIa) or plain (0-IIb) lesions, recommendations will be similar, without applicability of Haggitt levels...
  30. ncbi request reprint Volvulus of the small bowel in adults
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am Surg 75:1179-82. 2009
    ..CT scan is the imaging test with the best diagnostic accuracy. Primary volvulus, the presence of necrotic loops, and patients with cardiopathies, diabetes mellitus, and with previous abdominal surgery are associated with a worse outcome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal carcinomatosis secondary to carcinoid tumour
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 9:804-5. 2007
    ..Carcinoid dissemination as peritoneal carcinomatosis has been rarely described in the literature. Cytoreductive surgery, always when complete resection is aimed, achieves asymptomatic long-term survivals...
  32. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the therapeutic approach of visceral artery aneurysms
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Scand J Surg 96:308-13. 2007
    ..Visceral artery aneurysms are an infrequent entity. Most of them are asymptomatic, but when they present as a rupture, a high mortality is associated...
  33. doi request reprint Massive low gastrointestinal bleeding due to a Dieulafoy rectal lesion
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Colorectal Dis 10:624-5. 2008
    ..In the literature, there are only 25 described cases of rectal Dieulafoy lesion...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pseudomyxoma peritonei secondary to epithelial appendicular neoplasms. Experience in a non-specialised centre
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 9:737-41. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic splenectomy: 7-year experience]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Cir 75:287-91. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy is an effective and safe technique in the management of benign splenic pathologies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Portal vein thrombosis after laparoscopic splenectomy in benign hematologic diseases
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:448-54. 2007
    ..Because of the mild, nonspecific symptoms, the diagnosis can even be missed and only achieved when chronic complications take place...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic vs open splenectomy in the treatment of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Esp 81:192-6. 2007
    ..Among these disorders, the most important is idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and perforation of a solitary diverticulum of the cecum. A report of 5 cases and literature review
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 98:875-80. 2006
    ..We report on 5 cases of inflammation and perforation of a solitary cecal diverticulum, and perform a literature review...
  39. ncbi request reprint Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: review of 20-years experience
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 8:606-10. 2006
    ..It is a locally aggressive tumour with a high recurrence rate. Surgical excision with adequate margins is the main treatment...
  40. ncbi request reprint 20 years experience in the management of Zenker's diverticulum in a third-level hospital
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 98:429-35. 2006
    ..A diverticulectomy with cricopharingeal myotomy was performed in 74% of patients. Complications developed in 5 cases (21%), and the recurrence rate was 4% (1 of 3 cases, where myotomy was not performed)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Infiltrating ductal carcinoma and ductal carcinoma in situ associated with mammary hamartoma
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Breast J 12:368-70. 2006
    ..It is likely that hamartoma is a coincidental finding. The identification of suspicious microcalcifications in a typical mammographic image of a hamartoma should prompt continued examination to exclude an underlying tumor...
  42. ncbi request reprint Fourth-portion duodenal diverticulum causing massive upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am Surg 74:27-8. 2008
    ..Upper gastrointestinal bleeding has been described, but it is an infrequent complication. We describe the 14th case reported in the literature of massive upper gastrointestinal bleeding originating from a duodenal diverticulum...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 10:493-7. 2008
    ..Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNT) are infrequent epithelial neoplasms associated with a better outcome than pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  44. ncbi request reprint Late gastrointestinal complications after pelvic radiotherapy: radiation enteritis
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 11:539-43. 2009
    ..Radiation enteritis is a complication of radiation therapy for pelvic tumours. It appears after a variable period of time and is often progressive...
  45. doi request reprint [Primary small bowel adenocarcinoma]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Departamento de Cirugía General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Esp 85:354-9. 2009
    ..Primary small bowel adenocarcinoma is an uncommon tumour, with non-specific symptoms that cause a delay in the diagnosis and consequently a worse outcome for the patient. We analyse our experience in the management of this disease...
  46. doi request reprint [Caecal volvulus: presentation of 18 cases and review of literature]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Esp 85:110-3. 2009
    ..It usually shows up as bowel obstruction. MATERIAL Y METHOD: We review our experience of 18 cases of cecal volvulus treated in our centre between 1987 and 2007...
  47. doi request reprint Clinical outcome at 10 years after laparoscopic versus open Nissen fundoplication
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 20:21-3. 2010
    ..Outcome data beyond 10 years are available for open fundoplication, but few studies report long-term follow-up after laparoscopic fundoplication and comparison between laparoscopic and open approaches...
  48. ncbi request reprint Jejunal and bladder perforation: complication of intravesical Nd-YAG laser irradiation of bladder tumour
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Acta Chir Belg 108:595-6. 2008
    ..Complications resulting from its use are uncommon. We report a case of jejunal and bladder perforation 24 h after Nd-YAG bladder irradiation of a recurrent bladder tumour...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Post trauma diaphragmatic hernia]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía de General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 28:244-7. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic caecal necrosis
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Acta Chir Belg 108:341-2. 2008
    ..CT-scan images of caecal wall thickening are often misinterpretated as acecal neoplasm or abscess. We present a case of isolated ischaemic caecal necrosis misinterpretated as a caecal neoplasm...
  51. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous rectus sheath hematoma: a case report
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Acta Chir Belg 108:339-40. 2008
    ..Management must be initially conservative, but surgery is indicated in progressive hematomas. We present a case report of rectus sheath hematoma conservatively managed...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Meckel's diverticulitis. Report of 10 cases]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Departamento de Cirugía General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Cir 77:141-4. 2009
    ..Meckel's diverticulitis is an infrequent disease that must be considered in the differential diagnosis of acute abdominal pain...
  53. ncbi request reprint Paraesophageal hiatal hernia. Open vs. laparoscopic surgery
    M Diez Tabernilla
    Service of General Surgery and Digestive Diseases, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, C Padre Francisco Palau y Quer 7, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 101:706-11. 2009
    ..paraesophageal hiatal hernia represents 5-10% of hiatal hernias. Its importance is based on the severe complications it may have, including gastric volvulus, and surgical treatment is recommended when a diagnosis is established...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Mammary hamartoma]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Cir Esp 79:186-8. 2006
    ..This report describes a case of an 11-cm mammary hamartoma in a 46-year-old woman...
  55. ncbi request reprint Papillary serous carcinoma of peritoneum: presentation of 2 cases
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of general and Digestive Surgery Dr Fresneda Moreno, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 8:758-60. 2006
    ..Management of PSPC is similar to ovaric neoplasms, although prognosis should be worse. Long-term survival has been described with cytoreductive surgery and adjuvant chemotherapy with platinum. We present hereby 2 cases of PSPC...
  56. ncbi request reprint Value of third metastasectomy of colorectal adenocarcinoma
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 9:56-8. 2007
    ..A new metastases in remanent portal pediculum was considered non-operable. The patient died 29 months after first surgery...
  57. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy in selected cases of ductal carcinoma in situ
    María Vicenta Collado
    Department of Surgery, Mammary Pathology Unit, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 12:499-502. 2010
    ..Axillary lymphadenectomy is nowadays not recommended to treat ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), but there is controversy surrounding the indication for sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB)...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic adrenalectomy]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Esp 82:161-5. 2007
    ..In the last few years, laparoscopic adrenalectomy has become widely used in the management of adrenal disease...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Two exceptional cases of pancreatic tumor]
    Jaime Ruiz-Tovar
    Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva Dr Fresneda Moreno, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Cir Esp 81:284-7. 2007
    ..CT and magnetic resonance imaging revealed a 1-cm cystic lesion in the head of the pancreas. Cytology showed mucoid material and atypia. Given a probable diagnosis of mucinous cystoadenoma, pancreatoduodenectomy was performed...