SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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Initial Result and Feasibility of Laparoscopic Hepatectomy

Fumiki Kushihata, title, Hitoshi Inoue, title, Yoshikuni Yonenaga, title, Jota Watanabe, Akifumi Miyoshi, Taiji Toyama, Yasutsugu Takada. Surgery, Ehime University School of Medicine   Purpose:We examined initial results and the effectiveness of the laparoscopic hepatectomy (LH).Object, Method: 19 Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), 6 metastatic liver cancer, others 4 cases. 3 Re-hepatectomy cases are 2 HCC recurrence and… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Remnant Gastrectomy and Resection of Gastrojejunostomy for Recurrent High-grade Anastomotic Stricture With Penetration to the Gastric Remnant

Karan Bath, MD, Rena Moon, MD, Samuel Szomstein, MD FACS FASMBS, Raul Rosenthal, MD FACS FASMBS. Cleveland Clinic Florida    Introduction: Marginal ulceration, penetrating ulcers and strictures are common complications of RYGB that may necessitate revisional procedures. Materials and Methods: This is a 47-year-old female patient who underwent LRYGB in 2010. The patient developed an… Continue Reading »

Difference in Quality of Life in Morbidly Obese Patients After Bariatic Surgery

Ravinder Singh Bal, MS, Ashish Ahuja, MS, Satpal Singh Virk, Mch. Dayanand Medical college&hospital,Ludhiana,(Punjab)INDIA   Introduction: The difference in quality of life of morbidly obese patients was investigated in a controlled cross sectional study.The present study investigates the predictive value of various parameters such as age,gender,weight loss and pre operative psychiatric disorders with regard to… Continue Reading »

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