Christophoros Kosmidis

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Kaposi's sarcoma of the hand mimicking squamous cell carcinoma in a woman with no evidence of HIV infection: a case report
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Med Case Rep 2:213. 2008
  2. pmc Total laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy for a benign appearing tumor: a case report
    Christopher Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Asklipiou 10, 57 001 Pylaia, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 2:8468. 2009
  3. pmc Acral lentiginous melanoma: a case control study and guidelines update
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, 84 Tsimiski Street, 54622 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Case Report Med 2011:670581. 2011
  4. pmc Endoscopically assisted laparoscopic local resection of gastric tumor
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, 10 Asklipiou street, Thessaloniki, Pylaia 57001, Greece
    BMC Res Notes 6:410. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Emergency and elective surgery for small bowel Crohn's disease
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Asklipiou 10, Pilea, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S1-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic low anterior resection for early rectal cancer
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S75-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Cecal volvulus after twin gestation: laparoscopic approach
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S101-3. 2011
  8. pmc Myofibroblasts and colonic anastomosis healing in Wistar rats
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    A Propedeutic Surgical Clinic, Aristotle University Medical School, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    BMC Surg 11:6. 2011
  9. pmc Small cell carcinoma in ulcerative colitis--new treatment option: a case report
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 8:100. 2010
  10. pmc Synchronous colorectal adenocarcinoma and gastrointestinal stromal tumor in Meckel's diverticulum; an unusual association
    Christopher Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 7:33. 2009

Collaborators

  • G Basdanis
  • Christos Emmanouilides
  • John Prousalidis
  • Christopher Efthimiadis
  • Epaminondas Fachantidis
  • Konstantinos Kapoutzis
  • Georgios Anthimidis
  • Eleutherios Karamanlis
  • Panagiotis Fachantidis
  • Marios Grigoriou
  • George Psihidis
  • George Anthimidis
  • Sofia Levva

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Kaposi's sarcoma of the hand mimicking squamous cell carcinoma in a woman with no evidence of HIV infection: a case report
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Med Case Rep 2:213. 2008
    ..It is a lesion mainly affecting men and its clinical presentation presents a challenge, as it can resemble other benign or malignant skin lesions...
  2. pmc Total laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy for a benign appearing tumor: a case report
    Christopher Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Asklipiou 10, 57 001 Pylaia, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 2:8468. 2009
    ..Therapeutic laparoscopy of the pancreas is still described as experimental surgery by many surgeons. Many issues remain to be clarified in determining the future of this new method...
  3. pmc Acral lentiginous melanoma: a case control study and guidelines update
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, 84 Tsimiski Street, 54622 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Case Report Med 2011:670581. 2011
    ..During an 18-month followup, no local or distant recurrence has been observed. This paper aims to extract an updated rational approach to the management of this disease out of an enormous body of knowledge...
  4. pmc Endoscopically assisted laparoscopic local resection of gastric tumor
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, 10 Asklipiou street, Thessaloniki, Pylaia 57001, Greece
    BMC Res Notes 6:410. 2013
    ..Minimally invasive procedures have been applied in treatment of gastric submucosal tumors. Currently, combined laparoscopic - endoscopic rendezvous resection (CLERR) emerges as a new technique which further reduces operative invasiveness...
  5. doi request reprint Emergency and elective surgery for small bowel Crohn's disease
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Asklipiou 10, Pilea, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S1-4. 2011
    ..In conclusion, identifying the need for surgery and determining the timing of operation are the cornerstones to successful surgical management of patients with Crohn's disease...
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic low anterior resection for early rectal cancer
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S75-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to present and analyze the feasibility, the short- and long-term results of laparoscopic colorectal surgery (LCS) in patients with ERC...
  7. doi request reprint Cecal volvulus after twin gestation: laparoscopic approach
    C Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tech Coloproctol 15:S101-3. 2011
    ..Intestinal obstruction in pregnancy is not common. Colonic volvulus occurs in 24% of such cases. Due to the rare incidence and lack of imaging during pregnancy, correct diagnosis is often delayed...
  8. pmc Myofibroblasts and colonic anastomosis healing in Wistar rats
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    A Propedeutic Surgical Clinic, Aristotle University Medical School, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    BMC Surg 11:6. 2011
    ..The myofibroblasts play a central role in wound healing throughout the body. The process of wound healing in the colon was evaluated with emphasis on the role of myofibroblasts...
  9. pmc Small cell carcinoma in ulcerative colitis--new treatment option: a case report
    Christoforos Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 8:100. 2010
    ..The most common type of carcinoma associated with ulcerative colitis (UC) is adenocarcinoma. We present a case of primary rectal small cell carcinoma in a patient with a history of UC...
  10. pmc Synchronous colorectal adenocarcinoma and gastrointestinal stromal tumor in Meckel's diverticulum; an unusual association
    Christopher Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 7:33. 2009
    ..Synchronous occurence of GISTs with other gastrointestinal tumors of different histogenesis presents a special interest. We herein report a case of GIST in Meckel's diverticulum synchronous with colorectal adenocarcinoma...
  11. pmc Elective laparoscopic splenectomy for giant hemangioma: a case report
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 2:10. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy appears to be a safe and effective procedure, in appropriately experienced hands, for patients with splenomegaly, given the spleen's fragile anatomy and its relationship to other abdominal viscera...
  12. pmc Barber's hair sinus in a female hairdresser: uncommon manifestation of an occupational disease: a case report
    Christopher Efthimiadis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 1:214. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to report a rare case of a female hairdresser who developed a pilonidal sinus in the interdigital web of her non-dominant hand and review the relevant literature...
  13. pmc Adrenalectomy for solitary adrenal metastasis from colorectal cancer: A case report
    Christopher Kosmidis
    Departments of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 1:49. 2008
    ..We herein report an operable case of heterochronic adrenal metastasis from colorectal carcinoma in a 63-year-old woman...
  14. pmc Postoperative recurrence of cystic hydatidosis
    John Prousalidis
    Department of Surgery, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Can J Surg 55:15-20. 2012
    ..6%-22.0%). The purpose of this study was to report our results in the management of recurrent hydatid disease, evaluating the methods for identifying recurrence, prognostic factors and therapeutic options...
  15. pmc Episode of Familial Mediterranean Fever-Related Peritonitis in the Second Trimester of Pregnancy Followed by Acute Cholecystitis: Dilemmas and Pitfalls
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Case Rep 17:115-9. 2016
    ..Occurrence of Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) paroxysm of peritonitis and acute cholecystitis during pregnancy is a unique clinical entity that leads to serious diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas...
  16. pmc Laparoscopic Excision of a Pedunculated Uterine Leiomyoma in Torsion as a Cause of Acute Abdomen at 10 Weeks of Pregnancy
    Christophoros Kosmidis
    Department of Surgery, Interbalkan European Medical Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Case Rep 16:505-8. 2015
    ..The purpose of this article is to present the case of a pregnant patient at 10 weeks of gestation who was submitted to successful laparoscopic myomectomy of a twisted pedunculated uterine leiomyoma...