Retracted Papers from the Journal and ldquo;Medical Archives and rdquo;

Izet Masic Abstract Concerning of un-ethical behaviors of some authors of the papers published in previous issues of the journal and ldquo;Medical Archives and rdquo; Editorial Board and me as Editor-in-Chief decided to retract several papers. We follow COPE Retraction Guidelines (http://publicationethics.org/files/retraction%20guidelines_0.pdf) and nbsp;and publish a separately citation for retracted article. The first case is: [...]

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Self-reported Prevalence and Risk Factors of Non-communicable Diseases in the Albanian Adult Population

Fatjona Kraja, Bledar Kraja, Iris Mone, Ilda Harizi, Adriana Babameto, and Genc Burazeri Abstract Aim: There is growing evidence that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are a major health problem in developing and transitional countries. The prevalence of NCDs and associated factors are under-researched in Albania. We aimed to assess the prevalence and socio-demographic and lifestyle correlates [...]

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Predictors of Mortality in Neonates with Seizures; a Prospective Cohort Study

Suada Heljic, Sajra Uzicanin, Feriha Catibusic, and Smail Zubcevic Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to analyze prognostic indicators for mortality in neonates with seizures in a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Patients and methods: A cohort of 100 neonates with clinically manifested seizures hospitalized in the NICU during 4 years [...]

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The Inguinal Adipodermal Graft: a Single-Stage Technique for Cranial Linear Grove-like Defects Correction

Zlatko Vlajcic and Rado Zic Abstract Introduction: In reconstruction of post-traumatic craniofacial defects Palacos R-40 is mostly used by neurosurgeons and by maxillofacial surgeons after tumor removal with consequently noticeable irregularities on the shape of the cranial region and face. We harvested customized adipodermal (AD) graft in low inguinal region and use it as an [...]

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25 Years Old Women With Inflammatory Low Back Pain

Zahra Soltani and Fereydoun Davatchi Abstract Introduction: Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most frequent histological type of malignant lymphomas (approximately 30% of cases). DLBCL is highly curable through chemotherapy. Rituximab in combination with CHOP (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone) chemotherapy as the most frequent of care for first - DLBCL therapy, improves long-term [...]

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Cesarean Section Rate Analysis in University Hospital Tuzla – According to Robson’s Classification

Jasenko Fatusic, Igor Hudic, Zlatan Fatusic, Aida Zildzic-Moralic, and Milorad Zivkovic Abstract Objective. For last decades, there has public concern about increasing Cesarean Section (CS) rates, and it is an issue of international public health concern. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) there is no justification to have more than 10-15% CS births. WHO proposes [...]

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Malignant Hemorrhagic Renal Cyst, Surgical Treatment: a Case Report

Nexhat Shabani, Halil Ajvazi, Rezart Xhani, Albesa Shabani, and Mustafa Xhani Abstract Introduction: A case of malign hemorrhagic renal cyst in a 32 and ndash; year and ndash;old woman is reported. The patient was admitted to our hospital for further evaluation of right upper abdominal mass. CT scan and ultrasonic sonography showed a right giant [...]

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Reversed L-type Upper Partial Sternotomy in Aortic Valve Replacement: an Initial Experience

Alen Karic Abstract Introduction: Degenerative aortic stenosis (AS) is the most frequent cause among aortic valve stenotic changes. Mini Sternotomy Aortic Valve Replacement is a replacement of aortic valve through upper partial sternotomy. Aim: The aim of this approach is to improve postoperative convalescence by leaving pleural spaces closed and do not compromise respiratory function, [...]

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An Aggressive Form of MALT Lymphoma of the Stomach with Pancreas Infiltration

Edvin Mulalic and Samir Delibegovic Abstract Introduction: MALT lymphoma accounts for 7-8% of all B-cell lymphomas and at least 50% of primary gastric lymphoma, with the highest incidence at between 50 and 60 years of age. Aggressive forms are rare, as are indications for multi-visceral resection. Case study: A patient, 33 years old, was admitted [...]

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