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Vertical Banded Gastroplasty to Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy: Case Report and Description of Technique

Brian F Lane, MD, Chad A Lee, MS, Amy M Biedenbach, PAC, David Hardy, MD, Jeremy A Warren, MD, Michael A Edwards, MD Department of Bariatric and MIDDS, Georgia Health Sciences University, Medical College Georgia The patient had undergone VBG in 2002 for morbid obesity and developed progressive severe gastric outlet obstructive symptoms over the… Continue Reading »

Single-institution Experience with Laparoscopic Median Arcuate Ligament Release

Konstantinos Spaniolas, MD, Michael B Hill, MD, Thadeus L Trus, MD DARTMOUTH-HITCHCOCK MEDICAL CENTER INTRODUCTION: Celiac axis syndrome is associated with abdominal pain and weight loss as a result of extrinsic compression of the celiac artery by the median arcuate ligament. The objective of this study was to evaluate the short and long-term outcomes associated… Continue Reading »

Is Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration Feasible without Choledochoscopy?

Ahmed A Elgeidie gastroenterology surgical center, mansoura university Background: Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration (LCBDE) had been proved to be a safe, efficient and cost-effective option for management of common bile duct (CBD) stones. In general, there are two guiding methods during LCBDE; fluoroscopic or choledochoscopic guidance. Most surgeons prefer the use of flexible choledochoscopy… Continue Reading »

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