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83rd US Section Annual Surgical Update
Contact for US Meetings: Maggie Kearney
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67th Annual Congress of the International College of Surgeons Japan Section
Saturday, June 4, 2022
Venue: Makuhari Messe, Inc. （Chiba City, Japan）
Chairman: Hisahiro Matsubara (Professor, Department of Frontier Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan）
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Superior Mesenteric Artery Compression Syndrome (28 minutes recorded PPT)
Provided by: Domingo T. Alvear, MD (ICSUS Regent and Member of the Board of Trustees)
Retired Pediatric Surgeon and Chairman of the World Surgical Foundation, Harrisburg, PA
Superior Mesenteric Artery Compression Syndrome (SMACS) is not well known by most physicians and surgeons. The surgical management is controversial. If anyone has questions, Dr. Alvear is willing to discuss them individually. If you have a case, he will be glad to help.
Presentation will include a history of SMACS, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment options and institutional review. Click the following link to see the video on YouTube.
Additional recorded PowerPoint presentations are available from the 82nd Annual Surgical Update in Minneapolis held in June of 2021. Included are sessions on:
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