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Laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with D2 LN dissection in advanced gastric cancer

Kyo Young Song, MD Seoul St.Mary's Hospital A 34 year-old woman underwent laparoscopic distal subtotal gastrectomy with D2 lymph node dissection for gastric cancer. According to the Japanese guideline, we have done classical D2 lymphadenectomy for #4d, 4sb, 5, 6, 7, 8a, 12a, 9, 11p, 1, and 3. All procedures including reconstruction were performed intracorporeally.… Continue Reading »

Predictors of Success After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: An Analysis of Socioeconomic and Demographic Factors

Ameer Gomberawalla, MD, Thomas Willson, MD, Kimberley Mahoney, RN, Alfonso Torquati, MD, FACS, Rami Lutfi, MD, FACS Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics INTRODUCTION: Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is gaining more popularity and has become the fastest growing bariatric operation at this time. However,it has been difficult to predict optimal outcomes. Our study… Continue Reading »

Symptomatic Periampullary Duodenal Diverticulum

Shivani Shah, BS, Christian W Ertl, MD, FACS, Leandra H Burke, BS, CCRP Michigan State University College of Human Medicine; Western Michigan University School of Medicine Inroduction: Duodenal diverticula in themselves are not uncommon findings. Studies have reported that 5 - 22% of patients undergoing endoscopic evaluations are found to have asymptomatic duodenal diverticula. However,… Continue Reading »

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