SAGES 2014

SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

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SAGES 2014 Abstracts and Posters

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Robot-assisted minimally invasive partial resection of the spleen for nonparasitic splenic cyst

Graziano Pernazza, MD, Annibale D'Annibale, MD. San Giovanni-Addolorata Hospital, Rome. BACKGROUND: Laparoscopy has become the technique of choice for the surgical treatment of non-traumatic pathologies of the spleen. Large published series demonstrated the effectiveness and benefits of the minimally invasive approach. In certain pathological conditions a partial resection seems an appropriate option not to lose… Continue Reading »

Delayed Presentation of Congenital Malrotation with Midgut Volvulus presenting after a Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass

Martin D Avery, MD, Rana Pullatt, Md. Medical University of South Carolina. Introduction:  Malrotation in morbidly obese patients is rare, but has been reported. Most of these are discovered incidentally during laparoscopic gastric bypass. Controversy exists whether the discovery of malrotation during laparoscopic gastric bypass necessitates performing the LADDs procedure at the time of surgery… Continue Reading »

Cancer Of The Body Of Pancreas: Techniques For Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy In The Setting Of Severe Inflammation

Thomas Schnelldorfer. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. The operative technique of laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy with splenectomy will be demonstrated in two patients with adenocarcinoma in the body of pancreas and prior episodes of severe acute pancreatitis from pancreatic ductal obstruction. This video emphasizes the technique of safe laparoscopic resection despite extensive inflammatory changes in the… Continue Reading »

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