SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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SAGES 2012 Abstracts and Posters

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Needlescopic Surgery in Patients With Acute Abdomen

Efthymios Poulios, MD, Konstantinos P Economopoulos, MD, Dimitrios Tsakayannis, MD, Andreas Kiriakopoulos, MD, Dimitrios Tranoudakis, MD, Dimitrios Linos, MD FACS. Department of Surgery, "Hygeia” Hospital, Athens, Greece University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece   Introduction: The needlescopic laparoscopic procedures provide minimal scars, minimal tissue injury, probably less postoperative pain, and analogous to conventional… Continue Reading »

The Use of Fluorescence in Robotic Adrenalectomy for Pheochromocytoma

Luca Milone, MD PhD, David Calatayud, MD PhD, Mario Masrur, MD, Federico Gheza, MD, Stefano D'ugo, MD, Paolo Raimondi, MD, Enrique Elli, MD, Francesco Bianco, MD, Subashini Ayloo, MD, Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, MD FACS. Division of General, Minimally Invasive, and Robotic Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago   Robotic surgery applications are expanding exponentially; adrenalectomy… Continue Reading »

Revision of Failed Traditional Fundoplication Using Esophyx Transoral Fundoplication

Reginald C. W Bell, MD, Katherine D. Freeman, NP, Rachel Hufford, RN. SurgOne P.C.   Introduction:Recurrent gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) after traditional fundoplication occurs due to loosening of the fundoplication without a weakening of the hiatal closure in 10-30% of cases. Although laparoscopic revision of failed fundoplication has been reported to be effective and safe… Continue Reading »

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