SAGES 2008


Surgical Spring Week
April 9-12, 2008
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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SAGES 2008 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparoscopic Organ Saving Treatment of Multiple Tight Ovarian Torsion Among Girls

Ara Drampyan, PhD, Marina Khachaturyan, Zara Manukyan, Ashot Drampyan. Institute of Perinatology Obstetrics & Gynecology Ovarian torsion is one of the most frequent complications of benign tumors and cystic formations in girls. This is due to topographic features of the internal genital organs and more active life in childhood. Usually,laparoscopic detorsion of adnexies and cystectomy… Continue Reading »

Broad Clinical Utilization of NOTES. Is It Safe ?

Santiago Horgan, MD, Ozanan R Meireles, MD, Garth Jacobsen, MD, Bryan Sandler, MD, Kari Thompson, MD, Toshio Katagiri, MD, Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, Michael Sedrak, MD, Thomas Savides, MD, Alberto Ferreres, MD, Saniea Majid, MD, Sheetal Nijhawan, MD, . University of California San Diego, San Diego - CA Background: NOTES has been the focus of several… Continue Reading »

The Safety and Efficacy of Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery for Complex Colorectal Procedures

Madhu Ragupathi, MD, Diego I Ramos-Valadez, MD, Steven Miller, MD, Eric M Haas, MD FACS FASCRS. Division of Elective General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas Introduction: Robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery (RALS) has evolved into a safe and feasible approach for the treatment of diseases of the colon and… Continue Reading »

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