Nikolaos S Salemis

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perforated appendix and periappendicular abscess within an inguinal hernia
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, 417 Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, 10 12 Monis Petraki str, 11521 Kolonaki, Athens, Greece
    Hernia 10:528-30. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Synchronous occurrence of advanced adenocarcinoma with a stromal tumor in the stomach: a case report
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, 417 Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:213-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Retroperitoneal liposarcoma extending into the thigh
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 201:e38-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Rapidly growing myofibroblastoma of the breast diagnosed in a premenopausal woman: management and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 34:29-34. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Breast hematoma complicating anticoagulant therapy: management and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Cancer Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Street, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 34:25-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Breast abscess as the initial manifestation of primary pure squamous cell carcinoma: a rare presentation and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Director of Breast Cancer Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Street, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 33:125-31. 2011
  7. pmc Preoperative diagnosis of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding due to a GIST of the jejunum: a case report
    Stavros Gourgiotis
    Second Surgical Department, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Greece
    Cases J 2:9088. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Large dermoid cyst of the spermatic cord presenting as an incarcerated hernia: a rare presentation and literature review
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014, Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Hernia 14:321-3. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pelvic confined idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis mimicking a large tumor
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Adv Med Sci 54:296-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Acute appendicitis presenting with Klebsiella pneumoniae septicemia due to bacterial translocation
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 27:1023.e3-4. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Perforated appendix and periappendicular abscess within an inguinal hernia
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, 417 Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, 10 12 Monis Petraki str, 11521 Kolonaki, Athens, Greece
    Hernia 10:528-30. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint Synchronous occurrence of advanced adenocarcinoma with a stromal tumor in the stomach: a case report
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, 417 Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:213-5. 2008
    ..A review of the literature is also conducted on the extremely rare synchronous occurrence of malignant tumors of different histogenesis in the stomach...
  3. doi request reprint Retroperitoneal liposarcoma extending into the thigh
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 201:e38-40. 2011
    ..Histopathologic examination revealed a well-differentiated, lipoma-like liposarcoma with clear surgical margins. The patient remains well without any evidence of tumor recurrence 18 months after surgery...
  4. doi request reprint Rapidly growing myofibroblastoma of the breast diagnosed in a premenopausal woman: management and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 34:29-34. 2012
    ..No specific imaging features have been described. Thorough immunohistochemical analysis is crucial to obtain a definitive diagnosis. Local excision is the treatment of choice...
  5. doi request reprint Breast hematoma complicating anticoagulant therapy: management and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Cancer Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Street, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 34:25-8. 2012
    ..Repeat imaging is mandatory until complete clinical and imaging resolution of the hematoma. If an abnormality persists, further investigation is needed to exclude an underlying malignancy...
  6. doi request reprint Breast abscess as the initial manifestation of primary pure squamous cell carcinoma: a rare presentation and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Director of Breast Cancer Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Street, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 33:125-31. 2011
    ..Physicians should be aware of this rare malignancy in order to avoid delays in diagnosis and treatment...
  7. pmc Preoperative diagnosis of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding due to a GIST of the jejunum: a case report
    Stavros Gourgiotis
    Second Surgical Department, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Greece
    Cases J 2:9088. 2009
    ..A sort review of the literature is also conducted on these rare mesenchymal tumours...
  8. doi request reprint Large dermoid cyst of the spermatic cord presenting as an incarcerated hernia: a rare presentation and literature review
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014, Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Hernia 14:321-3. 2010
    ..We conclude that although very rare, dermoid cyst of the spermatic cord should be considered as a part of the differential diagnosis in patients presenting with an irreducible inguinal mass of a long course...
  9. doi request reprint Pelvic confined idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis mimicking a large tumor
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Adv Med Sci 54:296-8. 2009
    ..We conclude that IRF should be included in the differential diagnosis of patients presenting with a pelvic mass even if there is no involvement of the typical para aortic area...
  10. doi request reprint Acute appendicitis presenting with Klebsiella pneumoniae septicemia due to bacterial translocation
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 27:1023.e3-4. 2009
    ..Emergency physicians should be aware that septicemia may be the dominant presentation of acute appendicitis, due to dissemination of the infection into the bloodstream, secondary to bacterial translocation...
  11. pmc Recurrent acute pancreatitis secondary to a duodenal duplication cyst in an adult. A case report and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Can J Gastroenterol 23:749-52. 2009
    ..The present case illustrates the necessity of considering a duodenal duplication cyst in the differential diagnosis of recurrent acute pancreatitis in previously healthy adults...
  12. doi request reprint Diffuse large B cell lymphoma of the mesentery: an unusual presentation and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 40:79-82. 2009
    ..We herein present a very rare case of a young male patient with a giant diffuse large B cell lymphoma of the mesentery that was incidentally diagnosed during his admission for a road traffic accident...
  13. doi request reprint Giant retroperitoneal liposarcoma with mixed histological pattern: a rare presentation and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, 10 12 Monis Petraki str, 15121 Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 40:138-41. 2009
    ..Retroperitoneal liposarcoma is a rare tumor that may grow to a considerable size before causing clinical symptoms. Mixed-type retroperitoneal liposarcoma is a very rare clinical entity...
  14. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastasis of transitional cell bladder carcinoma: a rare presentation and literature review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Cancer Res Ther 7:217-9. 2011
    ..Definitive diagnosis requires a histological confirmation, but prognosis is generally poor...
  15. doi request reprint Small bowel intussusception due to a primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. An unusual presentation and clinical course
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 41:233-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to present a rare case of a jejuno-jejunal intussusception due to primary intestinal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in a patient with an unusual clinical course...
  16. doi request reprint Synchronous occurrence of neuroendocrine colon carcinoma and hairy cell leukemia
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 42:131-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to describe a case of synchronous occurrence of neuroendocrine colon carcinoma and hairy cell leukemia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of breast cancer metastases and tuberculosis in axillary lymph nodes--a rare association and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:608-13. 2010
    ..We conclude the possibility of coexistent latent tuberculosis should be kept in mind when granulomatous lesions are identified in axillary lymph nodes with metastatic breast cancer, especially in patients from endemic regions...
  18. doi request reprint Primary intra-abdominal malignant fibrous histiocytoma: a highly aggressive tumor
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 41:238-42. 2010
    ..Primary intra-abdominal MFH is a very rare occurrence. The aim of this study is to describe a very rare case of an intra-abdominal MFH with a highly aggressive clinical course...
  19. doi request reprint Spontaneous rectus sheath hematoma presenting as acute surgical abdomen: an important differential in elderly coagulopathic patients
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 9:200-2. 2009
    ..The patient was treated conservatively with success. It is therefore concluded that RSH must be considered in any elderly patient on anticoagulant therapy who presents with manifestations of acute surgical abdomen...
  20. ncbi request reprint Segmental liver incarceration through a recurrent incisional lumbar hernia
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Second Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:442-4. 2007
    ..The acquired type is more common and occurs mainly as an incisional defect after flank surgery. Incarceration or strangulation of hernia contents is uncommon...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous rupture of a giant non parasitic hepatic cyst presenting as an acute surgical abdomen
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, 2nd Department of Surgery, Athens, Greece
    Ann Hepatol 6:190-3. 2007
    ..Prophylactic treatment should be considered in all these cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal mesothelioma presenting as an acute surgical abdomen due to jejunal perforation
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, 417 Army Veterans General Hospital NIMTS, Athens, Greece
    J Dig Dis 8:216-21. 2007
    ..Acute abdomen as the first presentation is an extremely rare occurrence. We report an exceptional case of a patient who was found to have a jejunal perforation due to infiltration of peritoneal mesothelioma...
  23. doi request reprint Hypopharyngeal perforation because of blunt neck trauma
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Emerg Radiol 16:71-4. 2009
    ..The patient was treated conservatively with success. A high degree of clinical suspicion is therefore the key to an early diagnosis and successful management of this rare injury...
  24. doi request reprint Large intraparotid facial nerve schwannoma: case report and review of the literature
    N S Salemis
    Department of Surgery, Army Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:679-81. 2008
    ..There had been a long clinical course and sudden onset of facial weakness. Diagnostic evaluation and surgical management are discussed along with a brief review of the literature...
  25. doi request reprint Incarceration of Meckel's diverticulum through a ventral incisional defect: a rare presentation of Littre's hernia
    N S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Hernia 13:443-5. 2009
    ..Segmental resection of the ischemic ileum was performed and the abdomen was closed without the use of a prosthetic mesh. Histopathological findings were suggestive of a true diverticulum containing heterotopic gastric mucosa...
  26. doi request reprint Umbilical metastasis or Sister Mary Joseph's nodule as a very early sign of an occult cecal adenocarcinoma
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 38:131-4. 2007
    ..Diagnostic evaluation and surgical management are discussed along with a review of the literature. This case is presented in order to emphasize the need for thorough investigation of any umbilical lesion especially in elderly patients...
  27. doi request reprint Spontaneous thigh hematoma associated with diclofenac
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, 11525 Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 27:129.e1-2. 2009
    ..There was no history of trauma or family history of bleeding disorder. Thorough investigation excluded a hemorrhagic disorder. The patient was treated conservatively with success and was advised to discontinue diclofenac...
  28. ncbi request reprint Primary mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of the appendix: an unusual presentation of a rare tumor
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Dig Dis 9:175-7. 2008
  29. doi request reprint Breast cancer associated with type 1 neurofibromatosis
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer 17:306-9. 2010
    ..The pathological staging was pT2N1a according to TNM/UICC. Delayed presentation of the patient was the result of her mistakenly identifying the breast tumor as a manifestation of NF1 neurofibromatosis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Giant hydatid liver cyst. Management of residual cavity
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Ann Hepatol 7:174-6. 2008
    ..The patient had an uneventful postoperative course and was discharged eight days later. The clinical presentation, diagnostic work-up and surgical management of the patient are discussed, along with a review of the literature...
  31. doi request reprint Large mass affecting retroperitoneal great vessels: a rare presentation of a cancer of unknown primary with diagnostic dilemma and challenged surgical intervention
    Paraskevi Stakia
    Oncology Department, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 40:55-8. 2009
    ..They are metastatic solid tumors whose fundamental characteristic is the absence of identifiable site of the primary tumor...
  32. doi request reprint Small bowel perforation secondary to metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. A rare entity with a dismal prognosis
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Second Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014, Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Cancer 43:391-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to describe a case of ileal perforation in a patient with intestinal metastases of a non-small cell lung cancer, along with a review of the literature...
  33. doi request reprint Acute surgical abdomen due to phytobezoar-induced ileal obstruction
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Second Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Emerg Med 44:e21-3. 2013
    ..8% of all mechanical intestinal obstructions. In addition, presentation with features of acute surgical abdomen is extremely rare, accounting for only 1% of the patients...
  34. doi request reprint Diagnostic evaluation and management of patients with rectus sheath hematoma. A retrospective study
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Surg 8:290-3. 2010
    ..Rectus sheath hematoma (RSH) is an uncommon cause of acute abdominal pain. It may mimic a wide variety of intraabdominal disorders thus frequently leading to delay in treatment, increased morbidity or even in an unnecessary surgery...
  35. pmc Tubular adenoma of the breast: a rare presentation and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Clin Med Res 4:64-7. 2012
    ..Surgical excision is necessary to establish a definitive diagnosis. Clinical presentation and management of our patient are discussed along with a review of the literature. KEYWORDS: Tubular adenoma; Breast; Breast mass...
  36. pmc Is red cell distribution width a novel biomarker of breast cancer activity? Data from a pilot study
    Charalampos Seretis
    Breast Surgery Unit, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Greece Postgraduate Programme of Haemostasis Transfusion Therapy, Attikon University Hospital, Medical School of Athens, Greece
    J Clin Med Res 5:121-6. 2013
    ..Recently, its elevation has been proven to reliably reflect the extent systematic inflammation, mainly in cardiometabolic diseases. Up to date, its association with solid malignancies has been scarcely investigated...
  37. pmc Colonic obstruction secondary to incarcerated Spigelian hernia in a severely obese patient
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Int J Surg Case Rep 1:27-9. 2010
    ..Computed tomography scan provides detailed information for the surgical planning. Open mesh repair is safe in the emergent surgical intervention of a complicated Spigelian hernia in severely obese patients...
  38. doi request reprint Bilateral pneumothorax, lung cavitations, and pleural empyema in a cocaine addict
    Leonardo Solaini
    Second Surgical Department, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:610-2. 2008
    ..The pathology examination of the specimen revealed infected bronchiectasis, interstitial desquamative pneumonia, diffuse alveolar damage, subsegmental arterial thrombosis, and consequent areas of pulmonary infarction...
  39. doi request reprint Synchronous occurrence of breast cancer and pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma: management and review of the literature
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Breast Dis 34:61-5. 2013
    ..Although surgical excision is the preferred treatment for PSH, conservative management may be a reasonable option in carefully selected patients. ..
  40. doi request reprint Mondor's disease of the breast. A retrospective review
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    Breast Cancer Surgery Unit, Army General Hospital, Athens, Greece nikos
    Breast Dis 33:103-7. 2011
    ..Although several predisposing factors have been reported, the exact pathogenesis remains unclear...
  41. doi request reprint Gallbladder cancer
    Stavros Gourgiotis
    Second Surgical Department, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 196:252-64. 2008
    ..Gallbladder cancer (GC) is a relatively rare but highly lethal neoplasm. We review the epidemiology, etiology, pathology, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, and prognosis of GC...
  42. pmc Enhancing the accuracy of platelet to lymphocyte ratio after adjustment for large platelet count: a pilot study in breast cancer patients
    Charalampos Seretis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Breast Unit, 401 General Army Hospital of Athens, Kanellopoulou and Katehaki Avenue, 11525 Athens, Greece
    Int J Surg Oncol 2012:653608. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed in order to assess the possibility of applying our adjustment as standard in terms of predicting survival rates in cancer...
  43. pmc Bilateral ovarian fibrothecoma. An uncommon cause of a large pelvic mass
    Nikolaos S Salemis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Army General Hospital, 19 Taxiarhon Str, 19014 Kapandriti, Athens, Greece
    Int J Surg Case Rep 2:29-31. 2011
    ..Radical surgery is the preferred management strategy for postmenopausal women with bilateral ovarian fibrothecomas and is associated with a good prognosis...