SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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SAGES 2012 Abstracts and Posters

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Modern Management of Esophageal Diverticula

Armando Rosales-velderrain, MD, Steven P Bowers, MD, Ross F Goldberg, MD, Tatyan M Clarke, MD, Lauren M Olsen, Mauricia A Buchanan, RN, John A Stauffer, MD, Horacio J Asbun, MD, C D Smith, MD. Mayo Clinic in Florida   Introduction: Esophageal diverticula are rare, with the largest series in the literature including less than 25… Continue Reading »

Internal Hernia With Small Bowel Incarceration Due to Meckel’s Diverticulum

Ming-li Wang*, MD, Scott Bloom, MD. Staten Island University Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital*   Objective:We report an unusual case of small bowel incarceration due to a Meckel’s diverticulum causing an internal hernia. CT demonstrated several loops of dilated fluid-filled bowel with a twisting of the bowel in the region of the terminal ileum. This… Continue Reading »

Comparative Study Between Intracorporeal and Extracorporeal Anastomoses in Right Hemicolectomy.

Christopher W Salzmann, MD, Morris E Franklin, MD FACS, Karla Russek, MD, Ulises Garza, MD. Texas Endosurgery Institute   Introduction: The most common technqiues for restoration of intestinal continuity after a laparoscopic right hemicolectomy is an extracorporeal anastomosis, however, an intracorporeal anastomosis is performed routinely by many laparoscopic surgeons. The aim of this paper is… Continue Reading »

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