SAGES 2009

April 22 – 25, 2009
Phoenix, Arizona

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SAGES 2009 Abstracts and Posters

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A New Procedure of Esophagostomy for Endoscopic Surgeons

Hideto Oishi, MD PhD, Mina Miyashita, MD PhD, Takayuki Iino, MD, Takao Yamane, MD, Eiichi Hirai, MD PhD, Shingo Kameoka, MD PhD. Division of Gastroenterological Surgery, Yachiyo Medical Center, Tokyo Women's Medical University   Introduction and objective;This is the first case report of a new remodeling procedure of percutaneous trans-esophageal gastro-tubing (PTEG) for endoscopic surgeons… Continue Reading »

Starting Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Program: Short Term Outcomes

IntroductionLaparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy has been shown to be a safe and effective primary weight loss procedure. With increasing international experience, more bariatric surgery centers are starting to offer sleeve gastrectomy. Our hypothesis is that laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as part of a multidisciplinary weight loss program can be safely introduced with acceptable short term results. MethodsThe… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Total Gastrectomy with Hand-sewn Esophago-jejunal Anastomosis and D2 Lymphadenectomy for Gastric Cancer

Introduction: This video will detail the relevant steps in laparoscopic total gastrectomy and D2 lymphadenectomy with a hand-sewn esophago-jejunal anastomosis.Method and Patient: A 53 year-old male presented with weight loss and significant familiar history for gastric cancer (Both parents and sister). An upper GI endoscopy revealed a 10 mm gastric ulcer between the body and… Continue Reading »

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