SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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Laparoscopic Lateral Pancreatico-jejunostomy in Chronic Pancreatitis

Srikanth Gadiyaram, MCh, Neel Shetty, DNB, Ganesh Shenoy, MS, Sunil Alur, DNB. Institute of Gastroenterology, BGS Global Hospitals, Bangalore   Background: Laparoscopic lateral pancreatico-jejunostomy has been reported by few groups previously. We herein present our experience with laparoscopic management of chronic pancreatitis (CP).Material and method: Retrospective review of patients who underwent laparoscopic management for chronic… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery for the Treatment of Severe Hypertriglyceridemia

Wei-jei Lee, MD PhD, Jung-chien Chen, MD, Kong-han Ser, MD, Jun-juin Tsou, SPN, Yi-chih Lee, MHA. Min-Sheng General Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taiwan   Background: Severe hypertriglyceridemia is an established cause of pancreatitis. Medical treatment for patients with severe hypertriglyceridemia and repeat pancreatitis attacks are not satisfactory.Methods: A review of 20 morbid obese patients with… Continue Reading »

Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy After Multiple Previous Abdominal Surgeries and Intraperitoneal Hyperthermic Chemotherapy: A Case Report

Yves Collin, MD, Robert Sabbagh, MD FRCSC, Anne Meziat-burdin, MD FRCSC. University of Sherbrooke   Introduction:Laparoscopic nephrectomy is the gold standard for a localized renal cancer. Laparoscopic indications are still growing but some relative contraindications are becoming indicated with the acquisition and development of new skills and expertise in the laparoscopic field. Some authors claim… Continue Reading »

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