Transgastric endo-organ resection of proximal gastric lesion

Piyush Aggarwal, MD, Kulsoom Laeeq, MD, Angela Osmolak, MD, Tommy Lee, MD, Sumeet Mittal, MD. Creighton University Medical Center.

Laparoscopic trans-gastric resection is a novel technique of removing gastric tumors that are unresectable secondary to their size and location. Tumor near esopahgogastric-junction are especially challenging for removal by endoscopy. We present a case of 41 year old male where a large gastric polyp was removed using this technique. 

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