SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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SAGES 2012 Abstracts and Posters

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Long Term Outcomes of Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Adrenal Masses

Thomas Kang, MD, Asahel Gridley, MD, William S Richardson, MD. Ochsner Clinic Foundation   Objectives The short term outcomes of laparoscopic adrenalectomy are well known. Our aim was to evaluate the long term outcomes of laparoscopic adrenalectomy. Methods Patients were identified for inclusion from a database using ICD9 and procedural codes for laparoscopic adrenalectomy from June,… Continue Reading »

Biliary Endoscopy and Lithotripsy of Biliary Stones

Jordan A Siegel, MD, David Imagawa, MD, Laura Findeiss, MD, Jaime Landman, MD. University of California, Irvine    This is a case presentation of a patient with a history of Oriental cholangiohepatitis status post choledochojejunostomy with a large biliary stone requiring management. Our treatment approach was biliary endoscopy via an established transhepatic tract with holmium… Continue Reading »

SILS Cholecystectomy

Adrian M Maghiar, MD PhD, Pravish R Sookha, MD PhD, George E Dejeu, MD. Pelican Hospital Oradea Romania    Aim: Performing single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a safe and feasible way in a more public approach.Methods: Between August 2009 till September 2011 the surgical teams, taking in consideration ultrasonographic thickness of gallbladder wall, previous surgery… Continue Reading »

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