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Superior Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis Following Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery: A Single-Center Experience

Christa L Jillard, MD, M McLawhorn, Rana C Pullatt, MD, T K Byrne, MD Medical University of South Carolina INTRODUCTION: Mesenteric venous thrombosis (MVT) is an uncommon yet potentially life-threatening complication. While MVT has been established in hypercoagulable states and local-abdominal processes (splenectomy, pancreatitis, diverticulitis), its incidence and pathophysiology in the setting of laparoscopic bariatric… Continue Reading »

Single-Incision Sleeve Gastrectomy versus Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: A case-control study

Elie K Chouillard, MD, Nelson Trelles, MD, Guillaume Pourcher, MD, Aziz Karaa, MD, Ibrahim Dagher Paris Poissy Medical Center Introduction: Miniaturization of the access into the abdominal cavity is, nowadays, gaining popularity. Theoretical advantages include reduced abdominal wall complications, less postoperative pain, reduced genesis of adhesions, shorter hospital stay, faster return to activity and productivity,… Continue Reading »

Collaborating Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Method for the Resection of Gastric Submucosal Tumors: Our Experience

Shuji Kitashiro, Kazuyuki Yamamoto, Kurumi Iwaki, Takanobu Onoda, Masaya Kawada, Yoshinori Suzuki, Yo Kawarada, Tetuyuki Okubo, Shunichi Okushiba, Hiroyuki Katoh, Tetsuya Sumiyoshi, Hitoshi Kondo, Ayano Mori KKR Tonan Hospital Sapporo Japan AIMS To determine our indication for collaboration of laparoscopic and endoscopic methods for the resection of gastric submucosal tumors. METHODS AND PROCEDURES Hiki et… Continue Reading »

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