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Jun Hong, Ya-Ping Wang, Jian Wang, Yi-Bing Bei, Lu-Chun Hua, Han-Kun Hao
BACKGROUND: We developed a modified delta-shaped gastroduodenostomy technique in totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy. This novel technique, which effectively reduces the required quantity of linear stapler [1-3], was named as self-pulling and latter transected delta-shaped anastomosis (Delta SPLT) [4]. METHODS: Delta SPLT was performed on 15 patients with stage cT1-2 antral cancer. We ligated the duodenum with a rope instead of transecting it and used the ligature rope to pull the duodenum during the whole progress of gastroduodenostomy...
April 13, 2017: Surgical Endoscopy
Eun Jung Shim, Sung Eun Ahn, Dong Ho Lee, Seong Jin Park, Youn Wha Kim
Inflammatory fibroid polyp (IFP) is a rare benign lesion of the gastrointestinal tract. We report a case of computed tomography (CT) imaging finding of a gastric IFP with massive fibrosis. CT scans showed thickening of submucosal layer with overlying mucosal hyperenhancement in the gastric antrum. The submucosal layer showed increased enhancement on delayed phase imaging. An antrectomy with gastroduodenostomy was performed because gastric cancer was suspected, particularly signet ring cell carcinoma. The histopathological diagnosis was an IFP with massive fibrosis...
March 21, 2017: World Journal of Gastroenterology: WJG
Gonul Kucuk, Gulnur Gollu, Ufuk Ates, Zeynep A Cakmak, Meltem Kologlu, Aydın Yagmurlu, Tanju Aktug, Huseyin Dindar, Ahmet M Cakmak
Esophageal or gastric injuries secondary to caustic substance ingestion is still an important issue in developing countries. Its clinical spectrum can vary from absence of mucosal injury to complications such as severe burns, strictures and perforation. Physical examination and first endoscopic evaluation are very important in the diagnosis. The objective of this study is to present 154 children who were undergone upper gastrointestinal endoscopy because of caustic substance ingestion including descaler, degreaser, unlabeled bleach, drain opener, surface cleaner, dishwasher rinse aid, hydrochloric acid...
April 1, 2017: Archivos Argentinos de Pediatría
Sojung Han, Hyunsoo Chung, Jun Chul Park, Sung Kwan Shin, Sang Kil Lee, Yong Chan Lee
Gastrointestinal (GI) leakage, fistulae, and perforations can be serious and life threatening. There has been a paradigm shift in the management approach of these conditions, from surgical to conservative, including endoscopic management. Here, we report two cases of endoscopic closure of a GI fistula and perforation using polyglycolic acid (PGA) sheets with fibrin glue. The first case is of an anastomotic leak detected after subtotal gastrectomy with gastroduodenostomy. After failed application of endoclips, a PGA sheet was applied, and the fistula was successfully closed...
March 8, 2017: Clinical Endoscopy
Chie Tanaka, Michitaka Fujiwara, Mitsuro Kanda, Kenta Murotani, Naoki Iwata, Masamichi Hayashi, Daisuke Kobayashi, Suguru Yamada, Goro Nakayama, Hiroyuki Sugimoto, Masahiko Koike, Tsutomu Fujii, Yasuhiro Kodera
INTRODUCTION: Laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy is one of the major treatments for early stage gastric cancer, particularly in the East Asia. In this method, extracorporeal anastomosis is performed via a small laparotomy wound, but excessive tissue traction may be encountered during the anastomotic procedure. Therefore, we developed an original procedure for extracorporeal Billroth-I reconstruction: end-to-end stapling gastroduodenostomy with complete double stapling technique. This procedure aims to reduce the problems related to maneuvers through a small laparotomy...
January 27, 2017: Asian Journal of Endoscopic Surgery
Doo Hwan Kim, Jun Young Park, Myong-Hwan Karm, Heon-Yong Bae, Jae-Young Lee, Ho Soo Ahn, Kunhee Lee, Jeong Gil Leem
OBJECTIVES: Although nicotine has an analgesic effect, the incidence and severity of chronic pain is higher in smokers than nonsmokers. Acute pain is more intense in smokers during the perioperative period. This study evaluated weather smokers require higher doses of opioid to reduce pain when they undergo surgery. METHODS: From October 2013 to September 2014, a retrospective review of 236 patients who had intravenous patient-controlled analgesia after distal gastrectomy with gastroduodenostomy was performed to analyze the difference in postoperative opioid requirements between smokers and nonsmokers...
January 23, 2017: Clinical Journal of Pain
Shu-Yan Wang, Jun Hong, Han-Kun Hao
BACKGROUND: Delta-shaped anastomosis (DA) is a newly developed intracorporeal gastroduodenostomy. This meta-analysis is performed to compare the safety, feasibility and clinical outcomes of DA with conventional extracorporeal Billroth I anastomosis (B-I) after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer. METHODS: Both randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and nonrandomized cohort studies comparing outcomes of DA and B-I after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer were searched in electronic database...
November 18, 2016: Surgical Endoscopy
Dooin Lee, Jae Hoon Lee, Dongho Choi, Chang Moo Kang, Jae Uk Chong, Song-Chul Kim, Kyeong Geun Lee
BACKGROUND: Stomach cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in Korea. Although the long-term survival outcome has improved, secondary primary tumors from periampullary regions are increasing inevitably and pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) following gastrectomy is challenging. This study evaluates the surgical outcomes of PD following gastrectomy and suggests the optimum method for reconstruction. METHODS: Patients who underwent curative PD with a history of gastric resection between 2005 and 2015 were assessed retrospectively...
October 11, 2016: World Journal of Surgery
Geng-Yuan Hu, Feng Tao, Ke-Wei Ji, Wei Wang
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis is to evaluate the safety and relative benefits of delta-shape anastomosis (DA) by comparing to conventional laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with Billroth I gastroduodenostomy (LADG BI). METHODS: Studies and relevant literature regarding DA versus LADG BI were searched in the electronic databases. Operation time, postoperative complications, estimated blood loss, number of retrieved lymph nodes, time to first flatus, time to oral intake, length of postoperative hospitalization in DA and LADG BI were pooled and compared using meta-analysis...
2016: PloS One
Yuichi Takayama, Yuji Kaneoka, Atsuyuki Maeda, Yasuyuki Fukami, Shunsuke Onoe
BACKGROUND: Various methods of reconstruction after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (LDG) have been developed and reported. In open gastrectomy, gastroduodenostomy or gastroenterostomy is often performed with the hand-sewn technique. Therefore, hand-sewn anastomosis was performed through a small incision in LDG. The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and safety of LDG with hand-sewn anastomosis. METHODS: Between June 2009 and December 2015, we assessed 263 consecutive patients who underwent LDG in our institution...
September 8, 2016: Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques. Part A
Jiaming Zhu, Weidong Zang, Lu Zang, Yong Li
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the feasibility and safety of uncut Roux-en-Y gastroduodenostomy in totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (TLDG) for gastric cancer. METHODS: Clinical data of 30 gastric cancer patients from 4 hospitals undergoing TLDG plus uncut Roux-en-Y gastroduodenostomy from February 2014 to January 2015 were analyzed retrospectively. RESULTS: Among 30 gastric cancer patients, 8 were in Guangdong General Hospital, 9 in The Second Hospital of Jilin University, 4 in Ruijin Hospital and 9 in Fujian Provincial Cancer Hospital, who were diagnosed as distal gastric cancer by pathology without distant metastasis...
August 25, 2016: Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke za Zhi, Chinese Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Nobuhisa Matsuhashi, Kazuya Yamaguchi, Naoki Okumura, Toshiyuki Tanahashi, Satoshi Matsui, Hisashi Imai, Yoshihiro Tanaka, Takao Takahashi, Shinji Osada, Kazuhiro Yoshida
BACKGROUND: The indications for laparoscopic gastrectomy for early stomach cancer have spread worldwide, and the short-term outcomes have been favorable. Intraabdominal delta-shaped gastroduodenostomy using endoscopic linear staplers, a technique which was developed by Kanaya et al. is one of the feasible reconstructive procedures. Pure laparoscopic surgery is reported to be associated with several intraoperative and postoperative advantages in comparison with laparoscopy-assisted surgery...
July 21, 2016: Surgical Endoscopy
Elisabetta Moggia, Panagiotis G Athanasopoulos, Christopher Hadjittofi, Stefano Berti
Pyloroplasty is currently reserved for emergencies (perforation, bleeding), but may occasionally be performed to treat benign gastric outlet obstruction (GOO). Historically, two techniques are available: the Mikulicz pyloroplasty, by which the pylorus is incised longitudinally and sutured vertically, and the Finney pyloroplasty, by which a U-shaped inverted incision is made in the second part of duodenum (D1-D2), followed by a side-to-side gastroduodenostomy. We report our experience in this single case of laparoscopic Finney pyloroplasty (LFP) performed in the emergency setting for a woman with a perforated duodenal ulcer and severe loss of tissue in D1-D2...
May 2016: Annals of Translational Medicine
Rui Luo, Yinggang Ge, Xingye Wu, Jun Zhang
OBJECTIVE: To compare the long-term survival of total laparoscopic radical distal gastrectomy (TLDG) with delta-shaped anastomosis and laparoscopic assisted radical distal gastrectomy (LADG) with tubular anastomosis. METHODS: The study retrospectively analyzed the clinical and pathologic data of 160 distal gastric cancer patients who underwent laparoscopic radical distal gastrectomy with Billroth I anastomosis at the First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University from December 2012 to March 2015...
May 2016: Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke za Zhi, Chinese Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Guilherme Pinto Bravo Neto, Elizabeth Gomes Dos Santos, Felipe Carvalho Victer, Marcelo Soares Neves, Márcia Ferreira Pinto, Carlos Eduardo De Souza Carvalho
PURPOSE: Early diagnosis of gastric cancer is still the exception in Western countries. In the East, as in Japan and Korea, this disease is an endemic disorder. More conservative surgical procedures are frequently performed in early gastric cancer cases in these countries where sentinel lymph node navigation surgery is becoming a safe option for some patients. This study aims to evaluate preliminary outcomes of patients with early gastric cancer who underwent sentinel node navigation surgeries in Brazil, a country with non-endemic gastric cancer levels...
March 2016: Journal of Gastric Cancer
Mi Lin, Chao-Hui Zheng, Chang-Ming Huang, Ping Li, Jian-Wei Xie, Jia-Bin Wang, Jian-Xian Lin, Jun Lu, Qi-Yue Chen, Long-Long Cao, Ru-Hong Tu
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the safety, feasibility and clinical results of the modified delta-shaped gastroduodenostomy (MDSG) in totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (TLDG) for gastric cancer (GC). METHODS: We performed a case-control and case-matched study enrolling 642 patients with GC undergoing laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with Billroth-I anastomosis from January 2011 to December 2014. TLDG with MDSG was performed in 158 patients (Group TL), and laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with circular anastomosis was performed in 484 patients (Group LA)...
December 2016: Surgical Endoscopy
Lawrence F Kuklinski, Jason D Ferreira, Stuart R Gordon, Timothy B Gardner
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February 2017: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Ketao Jin, Tienan Biz, Shenkang Zhou, Liangxian Jiang, Ruili Zhang
BACKGROUND/AIMS: We presented our preliminary clinical data for totally laparoscopic D2 radical distal gastrectomy using delta-shaped anastomosis (TLG-DSA) to evaluate its effectiveness in terms of minimal invasiveness, technical feasibility, and safety for resection of early gastric cancer. METHODOLOGY: Five consecutive patients who underwent TLG-DSA in our institution from October 22th 2013 to November 29th 2013 were enrolled in this study. In all five cases, only laparoscopic linear staplers were used for intra-corporeal anastomosis...
May 2015: Hepato-gastroenterology
Cheulsu Byun, Long Hai Cui, Sang-Yong Son, Hoon Hur, Young Kwan Cho, Sang-Uk Han
BACKGROUND: Although delta-shaped gastroduodenostomy (DSGD) is used increasingly as an intracorporeal Billroth I anastomosis after distal gastrectomy, worries about anatomical distortion always exist in twisting stomach and making an oblique incision on duodenum. We developed a new method of intracorporeal gastroduodenostomy, the linear-shaped gastroduodenostomy (LSGD), in which anastomosis is done using endoscopic linear staplers only without any complicated rotation. In this report, we introduced LSGD and compared its short-term and long-term outcomes with DSGD...
October 2016: Surgical Endoscopy
Tae Kyung Ha, Youn Kyoung Seo, Bo Kyeong Kang, Jinho Shin, Eunyoung Ha
BACKGROUND: Due to the high 5-year overall survival rate (>95 %) for early gastric cancer (EGC), patients now face risks of developing comorbidities. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the most common causes of death not only in the general population and but also in cancer patients. Thus, we determined the effect of gastrectomy on cardiovascular risk factors by analyzing changes in lipid profiles of patients who underwent curative gastrectomy for EGC. METHODS: Seventy-three patients who received curative gastrectomy for EGC were included and divided into gastroduodenostomy (GD) and duodenal bypass (DB) groups according to the anastomosis...
October 2016: Obesity Surgery
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