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    • Robotic distal splenopancreatectomy: Bridging the gap between pancreatic and minimal access surgery 

      Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Marzano, Ettore; Penza, Patricia Alexandra Lopez; Bachellier, Philippe; Jaeck, Daniel; essaux, Patrick (2010-05-07)
      Introduction: Almost 10 years have passed since computer-aided, most commonly known as robotic surgery, has emerged gaining slowly but steadily its place within minimally invasive surgical procedures. Nevertheless, pancreatic ...
    • Robotic left pancreatectomy for pancreatic solid pseudopapillary tumor. 

      Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Marzano, Ettore; De Blasi, Vito; Oussoultzoglou, Elíe; Jaeck, Daniel; Pessaux, Patrick (2011-03-01)
      Solid pseudopapillary pancreatic tumors of pancreas are a rare entity, seen most often in females in their second or third decades. Although previously believed to be benign, this tumor is currently considered a low-grade ...
    • Robotic resection of duodenal adenoma 

      Marzano, Ettore; Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Addeo, Pietro F.; Oussoultzoglou, Elíe; Jaeck, Daniel; Pessaux, Patrick (2011-03-01)
      Background: Duodenal sporadic adenomatous polyps are rare findings during upper endoscopy. Resection is indicated due to their malignant potential. +Methods: A 55 year-old male patient was diagnosed with a 3 cm duodenal ...
    • Splenic vein-inferior mesenteric vein anastomosis to lessen left-sided portal hypertension after pancreaticoduodenectomy with concomitant vascular resection 

      Ferreira, Nélio; Oussoultzoglou, Elíe; Fuchshuber, Pascal R.; Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Narita, Masato; Rather, Mudassir; Rosso, Edoardo; Addeo, Pietro F.; Pessaux, Patrick; Jaeck, Daniel; Bachellier, Philippe (2011-12-01)
      Hypothesis: A splenic vein (SV)-inferior mesenteric vein (IMV) anastomosis reduces congestion of the stomach and spleen after pancreaticoduodenectomy with resection of the SV-mesenteric vein confluence but carries a risk ...