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Single-incision Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity – Using Conventional Trocars and Instruments

C Palanivelu, MS, FACS, P Praveen Raj, MS, P Senthilnathan, MS, R Parthasarthi, MS, N Anand Vijay, MS, Chandra Maliteeswaran, MS, B Vijay, MS GEM Hospital Conventional laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is gold standard for bariatric surgery, but the procedure requires five to seven incisions for placement of multiple trocars and thus may produce… Continue Reading »

Early results of a comparative study of a novel reversible weight loss surgery vs sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity

Tikfu Gee, MBBS, MS, Kheng Wah Ong, MBBS, MS, Zubaidah Hanifa, MBBS, MS, Oo Myint Minn, MBBS, MS, Suriyana Ghani, MBBS, Shu Yu Lim, MD Universiti Putra Malaysia Morbid obesity is a serious health problem. It is a growing pandemic with a heavy toll on morbidity and mortality. Dietary measures have proven to be ineffective… Continue Reading »

Single Incision Laparoscopic Appendectomy (SILA) in our hospital

Okada Tomoaki, Imai Yoshinori, Nakagawa Yusuke, Yamauchi Tatsuo, Mizumoto Tetsuya, Yamasita Michiko, Ishida Naoki, Matsumura Masaru, Nakamura Tarou, Kiyochi Hidenori, Okada Kenzo, Kajiwara Shinsuke Uwajima City Hospital,Department of surgery Introduction: Laparoscopic appendectomy for acute appendicitis is reported to alleviate postoperative pain, shorten the length of hospitalization and decrease in the incidence of surgical site infection… Continue Reading »

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