General and Abdominal Surgery and Oncology Department

What helps to solve complex cases?

Multidisciplinary discussion, doctors' consultations, the scientific literature and conference data, personal experience.


Doctors  10       Nurses   24

Total - 44

1175 patients were treated in the department
1104 patients were treated for malignant tumor pathology
71 patients were treated for non-malignant pathology

The main localization of operations

  • gastric cancer operations: 157
  • colon cancer operations: 140
  • colorectal cancer operations: 303
  • pancreatic cancer operations: 43
  •  liver cancer operations: 53

Total number of performed operations was 1018

Main projects:

  1. Comparison of quality of life and postoperative complications of patients with rectal cancer after liquidation of protective ileostomy after 4 or 12 weeks after rectal resection (2016 - 2018, Head E. Stratilatovas).
  2. Perspective exploratory cohort clinical research for determination of optimal resection length of the colon in case of colon cancer (T-rex study) (2016–2018, Head A. Dulskas).
  3. Search of predictive indicators and possibilities of optimization of treatment of early and muscularis propria infiltrating spread of gastric cancer in lymph nodes (2-diagnostics) ( (2016-2019, Head R. Baušys).

Event: 25th anniversary of the Lithuanian Society of Coloproctologists was marked by the international conference regarding colorectal problems. More than 100 coloproctologists from various Lithuanian health care institutions participated in the event, lecturers from different continents of the world - North and Latin America, Asia, Europe read the reports.  Cooperation between Lithuania and Korea was highlighted at the conference.

Updated 2018-05-03 08:21