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These are accepted articles that have undergone enhancements such as addition of a cover page and

formatting for readability. This version will undergo additional copy-editing and typesetting before it is

published in its final form, but we are providing this version to give early visibility of the articles. 


1. Unusual abdominal wall abscess – Post laparoscopic cholecystectomy

    Prashanth Annayyanapalya Thimmegowda, Krish Lakshman 

2. Small Bowel Intussusception due to Multiple Intestinal Metastases from Lung Adenocarinoma

     Faten Limaiem, Saadia Bouraoui

3. Association Between Serum Sodium Abnormalities and Clinico-radiologic Parameters in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

     Philip Mwachaka, Angela Amayo, Nimrod Mwang’ombe, Peter Kitunguu

4. Review of Histology Results of Hand Masses: A South African Audit
     Christian Vyamungu, Pascaline Fru, Tatolo Sefeane, Cynthia Sathekga, Elias Ndobe.

5. Comparison of the Outcomes of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (MSICS) and Phacoemulsification (PHACO) in Ghana
     Samuel Kyei, Ebenezer Zaabaar, Frank Assiamah, Michael Agyemang Kwarteng, Kofi Asiedu

6. Pattern and Outcome of Splenic Injury in Children
     Kevin Emeka Chukwubuike

7. Barriers and Facilitators to Uptake of Prostate Cancer Screening in a Kenyan Rural Community

    Ruth Gathoni Mbugua, Simon Karanja, Sherry Oluchina


8. Indications and Outcomes of Corneal Transplant Surgery in Ghana

     Seth Lartey, Ellen Konadu Antwi-Adjei, Abdul Kabir Mohammed, Emmanuel Owusu Poku


9. Lymphocytic Colitis in Nigeria: A Case Series 

     Aderemi Oluyemi, Martins Momoh, Emuobor Odeghe, Samuel Keshinro


10. Objective Measurement of Impact of Bench Laparoscopic Training in Novices

Prashanth Annayyanapalya Thimmegowda, Krish Lakshman, Rajashekara Reddy, Sachin Nale, Ravishankar

11. Operative Management and Outcomes of Patients with Sigmoid Volvulus at a Tertiary Public Hospital in Malawi
    Ephraim Bitilinyu-Bangoh, Fatsani Mwale, Loveness Ulunji Chawinga, Gift Mulima

12. Use of Botulinum Toxin Type A in Giant Ventral Postoperative Hernia

      Protasov Andrey Vitalievich, Podolskiy Mikhail Yurievich, Mekhaeel Shehata Fakhry, Kulakova Anna Leonidovna,Kulchenko Irina                        Gennadievna, Sherreen Elhariri