SAGES 2011

March 30 – April 2, 2011
San Antonio Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

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SAGES 2011 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (less) Giant Hiatal Hernia with Nissen Fundoplication

Sharona B Ross, MD, Harold Paul, BS, Natalie Donn, BS, Alxander S Rosemurgy, MD. University of South Florida & Tampa General Hospital LESS surgery represents a paradigm shift in minimally invasive surgery; it improves cosmesis, reduces pain and shortens recovery time. LESS surgery is applied to various laparoscopic operations including Nissen fundoplication for the treatment… Continue Reading

Laparoscopic Extended Distal Pancreatectomy with Spleen Preservation for Non Insulinoma Pancreatogenous Hypoglycemia Syndrome (niphs) Following Gastric Bypass. Case Report and Review of the Literature

Luis R Benavente-Chenals, MD, Brian J Dunkin, MD, Joanne M Chung, MD, Vadim Sherman, MD, Wega Koss, MD, Patrick R Reardon, MD. The Methodist Hospital Department of Surgery Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation, and Education Houston, Texas 77030 BackgroundNon Insulinoma Pancreatogenous Hypoglycemia Syndrome (NIPHS) was first described in 1999 by Service and others. His report… Continue Reading

Congenital Absence of the Cystic Duct: A Rare But Dangerous Anomaly

Sachin Patil, MD, Sudhir Jain, MS FRCS, RCM Kaza, MS, Ronald Chamberlain, MD MPA FACS. Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ. Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India Introduction: Cholecystectomy is the most common digestive tract surgery performed worldwide and injury to the bile ducts is a dreaded complication which leads to both acute and… Continue Reading

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