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Prof. Khalid Masood Gondal

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Dr. Abdullah-el-Muttaqi

Prof. Saleem Khan
Prof. M. Najeeb-ur-Rab Ansari

Editor Emeritus
Prof. Zakiuddin G. Oonwala

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Dr. Abid Jamal
Dr. Tanvir Ahmed Raazi
Dr. Haris Rasheed

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Dr. Irfanuddin Khattak
Dr. Mahmood Khan
Dr. Aurangzeb
Dr. Jabbar Mirani

Prof. Abdul Majeed Chaudhry
Prof. Ahmed Fawad
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Prof. Khalid Masood Gondal
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Prof. Sher Mohammad
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Dr. Aijaz Jabbar
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October - December 2013, VOL. 29, NO. 4


233    Editorial

Dr Masood Raza Khan



236    An audit of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a tertiary care hospital

Tamjeed Gul, Waheed Kamran, Uzma Andaleeb, Sana Sahar, Roohul Muqim, Muhammad Salman

242    Audit of surgical postoperative instructions writing in urban hospitals

Muhammad Najmuddin Shabbir, M. Ali Iqbal, Imtiaz Ahmed,
Muhammad Shahzeb Najam

245    Alterations in liver function tests following laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Medhat Moustafa Abd Elgaber Hagras

248    Diagnostic role of FNAC with histopathological correlation of salivary gland swellings

Syed Mosaddaque Iqbal, Imran Munir Memon, Syed Iqbal Hussain

252    Results of early surgical treatment in fracture of penis

Hafiz Naimatullah, Muhammad Israr, Mukhtiyar Ali, Saeeda

255    Topical versus systemic antifungals in treatment of vaginal candidiasis

Tahira Yasmeen, Haleema A Hashmi, Aisha Taj

259    Outcome of posteromedial release in late presented cases of congenital talipes equinovarus

Haziq Dad Khan, Kifayathullah, Faaiz Ali Shah

263    Clinical outcome of intralesional corticosteroid versus intralesional Verapamil in the treatment of post burn Keloid scars of the head and neck region

Muhammad Bilal, Tahmeedullah, Irfanullah, Syed Asif Shah

269    Role of defecation postures on the outcome of chronic anal fissure

Imtiaz Ahmed, Muhammad Najmuddin Shabbir, Mohammad Ali Iqbal,  Muhammad Shahzeb Najam

272    Diagnostic accuracy of modified Alvarado score in the prediction of acute appendicitis

Riffat Arbab, Muhammad Iqbal Khan, Maria Mehmood, Mehnaz Mir Marri, Jamil Ahmed Khan

278    Baron’s Band Ligation; management of Symptomatic Haemorrhoids

Parkash Lal, Rabia Urooj, Lubna Habib, Masoom Raza Mirza

281    Management of gap non union by bone transport of tibia using Ilizarov fixator

Muhammad Ayaz Khan, Muhammad Saqib, Muhammad Imran Khan,
Fazle Karam, Abbas Ali

285    Outcome of excision and primary closure of pilonidal sinus disease

Muhammad Israr, Waseem Yar, Niamat ullah, Mukhtiar Ali, Saeeda

289    Role of Phalen’s test in the diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel syndrome

Zahid Khan, Seema Sharafat, Mumtaz Ali

292    Music in operation theaters: opinion of doctors and staff at Jinnah Medical and Dental College, Hospital, Karachi

Irfan Ali Shaikh, Aun Ali, Syed  Muhammad Ashraf, Summaya Saeed, Maliha Khan , Syed Hussain Mehdi, Muhammad Umer Faruq, Abdullah El-Muttaqi

295    Postpartum depression and previous perinatal loss

Azra Jamil, Riffat Sultana, Nadia Afsheen

300    Histological correlation of breast lesions on Trucut biopsy and subsequent excision

Munazza Iqbal, Muhammad Fayyaz Anwar, Umair Ahmed Khan, Asif Loya, Sajid Mushtaq, Aamir Zaman Khan



304    Management of Portal Hypertension in children. A tertiary care centre experience

Shabbir Hussain, Kamal Mohamad Yousuf, Aneel Roy Bhagwani, Asma Siddique, Amarah Anwer



308    Right sided blunt diaphragmatic rupture with hepatothorax in a pregnant traumatized patient

Saeed Alghamdi, Osama Saber, Abdel Fattah Mohd Abdel Fattah

311    Vascularized free fibular graft after excision of giant cell tumor of the distal radius

Muhammad Noman Iqbal , M A Sharif, Zaki Idrees, Syed Amir Ali Shah

314    Caecal volvulus, case report and review of the literatures

Medhat  moustafa  Abd-elgaber  Hagras

317    Low Grade adenocarcinoma of appendix

Muhammad Farooq Umer, Irfan Ali Shaikh, Sunil Sadruddin Samnani,
Syed Hussain Mehdi, Abdullah El Muttaqi



The Editors and the Members of the Editorial Board will not be held responsible for statements or opinions
expressed by any contributor nor will they necessarily reflect the official policy of the Society of Surgeons of Pakistan.