SAGES 2014

SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

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SAGES 2014 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparoscopic Retro-caval Tumor excision

Angela Osmolak, MD, Piyush Aggarwal, MD, Kulsoom Laeeq, MD, Robert Fitzgibbons, MD, Tommy Lee, MD, Sumeet Mittal, MD, Kalyana Nandipati, MD. Creighton University Medical Cneter.  Reports of laparoscopic resection of retrocaval tumors in the literature are scarce. This video demonstrates how retrocaval tumors such as ganglioneuromas can be safely, effectively, and reproducibly resected using the… Continue Reading »

An Observational Study of Latent Inguinal Hernias During Laparoscopic Surgery for Other Sites

Yuka Mine, Fumihiko Fujita, Daisuke Kawahara, Takehiro Mishima, Yasuhiro Torashima, Shinichiro Ito, Shigeki Minami, Kengo Kanetaka, Mitsuhisa Takatsuki, Tamotsu Kuroki, Susumu Eguchi Eguchi. Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. Background: The incidence of inguinal hernia is reported to be approximately 1.5% in the Japanese population. The purpose of this study was… Continue Reading »

Management of Intra-thoracic Anastomotic Leak After Esophagectomy: a Single Center Experience

Z Torgersen, MD, K Lohani, MBBS, P Pallati, MBBS, E Hagen, BS, K Nandipati, MBBS, T Lee, MD, S K Mittal, MBBS. Creighton University Department of Surgery. Objective: Intra-thoracic anastomotic leak is a known complication of esophageal resection and carries a significant morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study is to review the management… Continue Reading »

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