SAGES 2014

SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

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SAGES 2014 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparoscopic Repair of a Missed Traumatic Right Diaphragmatic Hernia Containing Colon and Liver

B. Fernando Santos, MD, Thadeus L Trus, MD. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Lebanon, NH. Traumatic right diaphragmatic hernias are rare, and if missed can present in a delayed fashion with herniation of the intestines and infrequently the liver. This video demonstrates a laparoscopic approach to such a hernia, offering a minimally invasive alternative… Continue Reading »

The expression of Msp58 is up-regulatedin gastric carcinomas and contributes to a poor prognosis of the neoplasms

Jianxin Cui, Dr, Hongqing Xi, Dr, Lin Chen, Prof. Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital. INTRODUCTION: To explore the expression levelof Msp58 in gastric carcinomas and tumor cells, and to find any correlation between it and clinicopathologic features of the patients and between it and the growth of gastric tumor cells. METHODS AND PROCEDURES: The… Continue Reading »

Single Incision Transumbilical Laparoscopic Bilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair (TEP)

Giovanni Dapri, MD, PhD, FACS, Leonardo Gerard, MD, Viola Zulian, MD, Maria Bortes, MD, Jean Bruyns, MD, Guy-Bernard Cadiere, MD, PhD. European School of Laparoscopic Surgery, Brussels, Belgium. Background: Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia by totally extra-peritoneal mesh placement (TEP) has been popularized. Recently, with the advent of single-incision transumbilical laparoscopy, this procedure has to… Continue Reading »

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