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Aijaz Ahmed Memon

Aijaz Ahmed Memon
Muhammad Medical college Mirpurkhas Pakistan · Department of Surgery

FRCS(I), FCPS(pak)

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Introduction
I am Professor of Surgery at CMC, SMBBMU Larkana Sindh Pakistan My interest is in Lapaoscopic Surgery, however being general surgeon I perform all types of surgeries a general surgeon can do. I have more than 60 FCPS trainees; some have completed training and other are in training with me in my unit.
Additional affiliations
July 2002 - April 2016
Shaheed Muhtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University Larkana
Position
  • Professor
July 2002 - August 2014
Chandka Medical College Larkana
Position
  • Professor
September 1995 - present
Chandka Medical College Larkana
Position
  • Professor
Description
  • Started as Assistant Professor in 1995, then Associate in 2002, and professor since 20006.
Education
July 2006 - November 2010
November 1989 - November 1992

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Publications (44)
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Abstract: Introduction: Spina bifida, anencephaly, and encephalocele are neural tube defects (NTD) and result from failure of closure of the neural tube between 21and 28 days following conception. Encephaloceles are possibly post-closure defects. NTDs are an important cause of mortality and morbidity globally. NTD encompasses about one-tenth of the...
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of these patients11 ABSTRACT Background: Acute abdominal pain represents a vast inpatient burden of diverse diagnoses. Historically, the care of this group of patients has been overlooked and underfunded and there has been resultant variability in the quality of care provided. Negative appendicectomy exposes patients to avoidable anesthesia and sur...
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of these patients11 ABSTRACT Background: Acute abdominal pain represents a vast inpatient burden of diverse diagnoses. Historically, the care of this group of patients has been overlooked and underfunded and there has been resultant variability in the quality of care provided. Negative appendicectomy exposes patients to avoidable anesthesia and sur...
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Objective: To determine the reasons for conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open cholecystectomy. Methodology: This descriptive study was performed at department of Surgery, Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital/Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, Larkana, Pakistan from July 2011 to June 2016. All patients with gall st...
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Background: Gallstones are common; they do not cause any symptoms in many people. About one in three people with gallstones develop symptoms (symptomatic). There are wide range of gastrointestinal symptoms have been linked to gallstones but causal relationship has not been established yet. It has always been a challenge to differentiate between upp...
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Background: Symptomatic gallstones and inflammatory disorder of the gastro duodenum are common causes of upper abdominal pain. It’s a great challenge to differentiate between gastrointestinal symptoms due to gall stones or any other causes. These gastrointestinal symptoms may be related to gallstones but underlying correlation has not been establis...
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Background: Symptomatic gallstones and inflammatory disorder of the gastro duodenum are common causes of upper abdominal pain. It’s a great challenge to differentiate between gastrointestinal symptoms due to gall stones or any other causes. These gastrointestinal symptoms may be related to gallstones but underlying correlation has not been establis...
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Parotid fistula is a rare complication of surgical or non-surgical trauma on or in the vicinity of parotid gland. Many pharmacological agents and surgical methods are used to treat it with their own merits, demerits and patient preferences. Injection of hypertonic hot saline along with compression dressing is an economical, patient-preferred and al...
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OBJECTIVE: To illustrate the clinico-pathological pattern of thyroid disease treated surgically at a tertiary care hospital. METHODOLOGY:This retrospective and descriptive case study was conducted at Chandka Medical College Hospital, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University Larkana over a period of Six years from January 2008 to December...
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Objective: To determine the number of hospitalized patients at risk for developing venous thromboembolism (VTE) / deep vein thrombosis (DVT), identifying the most common risk factor and to document the use of thromboprophylaxis. Study design: Observational and cross-sectional study. Place and duration of study: Chandka Medical College Hospital...
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Results: A total of 460 patients were included in the study; 432 were females and 28males, with female to male ratio of 15:1. The mean age was 37.5 years. The definitive diagnosis was made on histopathology. Benign lesions were found in 84.34% patients (n=388) cases and malignant in 15.66%(n=72) cases. Papillary carcinoma was found to be the most c...
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To evaluate the outcome of totally extra-peritoneal laparoscopic hernioplasty in terms of hospital stay, operative time and complications. The prospective descriptive study was carried out at the Department of Surgery, Unit-I, Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital, Larkana, Pakistan, from September 2008 to June 2010. A total of 141 male patient...
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Summary :This descriptive, prospective study was conducted to evaluate the role of Laparoscopy in the diagnosis and management of blunt abdominal trauma.This study was conducted in the department of surgery unit-1,Ghulam Mohammad Mahar Medical College Sukkur and surgical unit-1,Chandka Medical College Larkana during a period of two years from June...
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According to Courvoisier's law; if gallbladder is palpable in a jaundiced patient, it is unlikely to be due to gallstones, because stones would have given rise to chronic inflammation and subsequently fibrosis of gallbladder therefore, rendering it incapable of dilatation. Conversely, the causes other than stone (principally tumours), would result...
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Objective: To determine the outcome of treating upper urinary tract calculi with new electro-magnetic lithotripter. Study Design and Place: Prospective descriptive study was conducted from Nov; 2007 to December, 2010 at department of Nephro-Urology, Chandka Medical College, Larkana. Patients and Methods: All patients who had renal calculi up to 2.5...
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Objective: To evaluate the outcome of Vesico-vaginal Fistulae (VVF) repair by abdominal and vaginal route. Design: Interventional / clinical trial. Setting: Department of Urology, Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital and Almas Medical Centre Larkana. Period: Feb; 2005 to Nov; 2010. Patients/Methods: After routine clinical examination and inves...
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Objective: Todetermine the cause, clinical presentation and the most suitable method of treatment for retrieving foreign bodies from urinary bladder. Patients and Methods: This descriptive study was conducted at Department of Nephro-Urology Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH), Larkana. Patients were divided into two groups on the basis of havin...
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Objectives: To find out the number of the breast diseases, its frequency distribution in different age group among the patients attending surgical OPD for surgical consultation. Material and Method: This is a prospective study conducted at CMC Teaching Hospital Larkana. Patients attending surgical OPD for one or another breast problem were included...
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Design and duration: Retrospective study from March 2001 to February 2006. Setting: Surgical Unit-I, Chandka Medical College Hospital Larkana. Patients: All patients with penetrating colonic injuries either by gunshot or stab injury were included in the study those patients were included who were hemodynamically stable, did no have life threatening...
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OBJECTIVE: To study the pattern and outcomes of firearm injuries at Department of Surgery during 3 years. DESIGN: Retrospective study. SETTING: Department of Surgery, Unit II, Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital Larkana. DURATION: Three years, from July 2004 to June 2007. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Record of all firearm injury cases, who presented...
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OBJECTIVE: To study the pattern and outcomes of firearm injuries at Department of Surgery during 3 years. DESIGN: Retrospective study. SETTING: Department of Surgery, Unit II, Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital Larkana. DURATION: Three years, from July 2004 to June 2007. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Record of all firearm injury cases, who presented...
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Aijaz Ahmed Memon, Quratulain Soomro. Diffuse fibrous pseudotumor of paratesticular tissue J Surg Pak Apr - Jun 2009;14(2):96-8. Chandka Medical College Larkana. Paratesticular tumors are uncommon and comprise less than 5% of all intra-scrotal tumors. Fbrous pseudotumours are reactive fibrous proliferations of inflammatory and fibrous tissue, us...
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OBJECTIVE: To find out the changing trends in topography of peptic ulcer perforation. DESIGN: Retrospective. SETTING: Department of Surgery, Unit II Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital Larkana DURATION: From July 2004 to June 2007 (3 years). PATIENTS AND METHODS: The age, sex, clinical presentations, treatment options and operative findings o...
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ABSTRACT Design and duration: Retrospective study from March 2001 to February 2006. Setting: Surgical Unit-I, Chandka Medical College Hospital Larkana. Patients: All patients with penetrating colonic injuries either by gunshot or stab injury were included in the study those patients were included who were hemodynamically stable, did no have life t...
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OBJECTIVE: To identify the spectrum of diseases leading to acute abdomen in local population, presenting in a surgical unit. DESIGN: Retrospective study. SETTING: Department of Surgery Unit-II Chandka Medical College Teaching Hospital Larkana. DURATION: A period of three years, from July 2004 to June 2007. PATIENTS AND METHODS: All patients present...
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OBJECTIVE: To know the incidence of Breast Cancer in the upper Sindh in comparison to global incidence. DESIGN: A non-randomized descriptive case study. SETTING: RESULTS: A total of 568 patients (including 20 males) with breast cancer were registered at LINAR during the 5 years' period. Among these, 479 (including 18 males) were referred from nine...
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OBJECTIVES: The standard of proficiency of Medico-legal officers issuing the medico legal Certificates, assessed by determining the correctness or otherwise of these certificates in special medical board. To suggest measures for improvement of medico-legal work. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This study consists of 80 medico-legal cases of injure persons....
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OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the safe technique of surgery in patients with acute cholecystitis and to highlight the better method in which patient can be prevented from complications. DESIGN: A descriptive study. SETTING: This study was conducted at Larkana, Sindh from February 2002 to August 2004. METHODS: A total of 504 patients underwent laparoscopi...
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A case of Cylindroma (Turban Tumour) presented at O. P. Department of PMCH Nawabshah, which was discovered as incidal finding in a lady patient 60 years old, who presented with history of lump on her scalp. Lesion was successfully treated surgically and reported as benign cylindroma. Relevant literature is reviewed.
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Aijaz Ahmed Memon, Pir Sahib Shah, Hashim Langah, Ali Akber Ghumro. Early experience with Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy J Surg Pak Sep 2004;9(3):2-5. Chandka Medical College, Larkana Objectives: To study the problems and complications that arose during initial experience with laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Design: Descriptive case study Place & Du...
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Aijaz Ahmed Memon, Pir Sahib Shah, Abdul Ghaffar Ansari, Ali Akber Ghumro. Mega mucocele of the Appendix J Surg Pak Jun 2003;8(2):34-6. Chandka Medical College Larkana A rare case of giant mucocele of the appendix found in a middle aged man is reported. Clinically there was a tender, slightly mobile mass in the right side of the abdomen but the...
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OBJECTIVE: To study the outcome of 45 cases of laparoscopic appendectomies in our setup. DESIGN: A descriptive study. PLACE AND DURATION: This study was carried out at a private medical center in Larkana, for a period of one year, from February 2002 to February 2003. PATIENTS AND METHODS: After all the relevant investigations, 45 patients suffering...
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Aijaz Ahmed Memon, Pir Sahib Shah, Ali Akber Ghumro. Hydatid Cyst in a submandibulr gland J Surg Pak Dec 2002;7(4):44-5. ….. A rare case of hydatid cyst (Echinococcus Granulosus) in the submandibular gland of a young man is reported. Clinically the history and examination did not raise any suspicion of this disease occurring at such a rare site....
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Perforated Gall Bladder A Case Report J Surg Pak Sep 2001;6(3):37-. Surgical Unit II, PMC Hospital, Nawabshah Surgical complications of typhoid fever, like paralytic ileus or ileal perforation, are more common than those of Paratyphoid. Cholecystitis is also a frequent complication of this illness, but perforated gall bladder is rare. A case of p...
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A study was conducted to look out for the incidence and management of symptomatic Meckel's Diverticulum at Peoples Medical College Hospital, Nawabshah (Pakistan). Twenty-two patients admitted between January 1996 and December 1998 over a period of 3 years were included in the study. Fifteen Patients presented with acute /subacute intestinal obstruc...
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To evaluate the safety and efficacy of stapled anastomosis in left sided colorectal reconstructions. Prospective study. District hospital, UK. 218 Consecutive patients who underwent elective colorectal reconstructions with stapled anastomoses between July 1980 and July 1994. 154 Anterior resections of the rectum using single or double stapled anast...
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OBJECTIVE: To study the complications, conversion rate and hospital stay during the initial experi- ence with the laparoscopic cholecystectomy. DESIGN: A case series. SETTING: Chandka Medical College Hospital, Larkana - Sindh from March 2003 to February 2004. METHODS: Total 100 patients suffering from symptomatic gallstone disease were admitted for...

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