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The Southeastern Surgical Congress owns and publishes The American Surgeon monthly. It is the official journal of the Congress and the Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, which all members receive each month. The journal brings up to date clinical advances in surgical knowledge in a popular reference format. In addition to publishing papers presented at the annual meetings of the associated organizations, the journal publishes selected unsolicited manuscripts. If you have a manuscript you'd like to see published in The American Surgeon select "Information for Authors" from the Related Information options below. A Copyright Release Form must accompany all manuscripts submitted.

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Volume 85, Number 3, March 2019

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Outcomes in Patients with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
pp. 252-255(4)
Authors: Yheulon, Christopher G.; Millard, Anthony J.; Balla, Fadi M.; Jonsson, Arinbjorn; Constantin, Tina V.; Singh, Arvinpal; Srinivasan, Jahnavi; Stetler, Jamil; Patel, Ankit; Lin, Edward; Davis, S. Scott

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Diagnosis-Related Group in Colon Surgery: Identifying Areas of Improvement to Drive High-Value Care
pp. 256-260(5)
Authors: Hughes, Byron D.; Moore, Samantha A.; Mehta, Hemalkumar B.; Shan, Yong; Senagore, Anthony J.

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Overuse of Previsit Ultrasound in Patients Referred for Treatment of Inguinal Hernias
pp. 261-265(5)
Authors: French, Bryce; Van Essen, Caleb; McDonald, Christopher; Ting, Andrew

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Penetrating Renal Trauma: Nonoperative Management Is Safe in Selected Patients
pp. 266-272(7)
Authors: Resch, Thomas R.; Kufera, Joseph A.; Chiu, William; Scalea, Thomas M.

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Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery in the Elderly: An ACS NSQIP Study on the Effect of Age on Outcomes
pp. 273-279(7)
Authors: Arnold, Michael R.; Schlosser, Kathryn A.; Otero, Javier; Prasad, Tanu; Lincourt, Amy E.; Gersin, Keith S.; Heniford, B. Todd; Colavita, Paul D.

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Open Diverticulectomy and Cricopharyngotomy for Symptomatic Zenker’s Diverticulum after Endoscopic Diverticuloesophagostomy
pp. 284-287(4)
Authors: Ogami, Takuya; Richter, Joel; Jacobs, John; Velanovich, Vic

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Early Use of a Chest Trauma Protocol in Elderly Patients with Rib Fractures Improves Pulmonary Outcomes
pp. 288-291(4)
Authors: Kelley, Katherine M.; Burgess, Jessica; Weireter, Leonard; Novosel, Timothy J.; Parks, Krista; Aseuga, Michelle; Collins, Jay

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Abdominal and Pelvic Vascular Injury: A National Trauma Data Bank Study
pp. 292-293(2)
Authors: Talbot, Ethan; Evans, Suzanne; Hellenthal, Nicholas; Monie, Daphne; Campbell, Paul; Cooper, Shelby

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Short-Term Outcomes of Robotic versus Laparoscopic Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer: A Cohort Study
pp. 294-302(9)
Authors: Liu, Wen-Han; Yan, Pei-Jing; Hu, Dong-Ping; Jin, Peng-Hui; Lv, Yao-Chun; Liu, Rong; Yang, Xiong-Fei; Yang, Ke-Hu; Guo, Tian-Kang

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Is the Perioperative Continuation of Antiplatelet Therapy Safe for Elective Hernia Surgery?
pp. 303-305(3)
Authors: Hill, David A.; Sleiman, Mohamad; Castellano, Michael R.

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Management of Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Fractures: Is MRI Necessary in Patients without Neurological Deficits?
pp. 306-311(6)
Authors: Khoury, Leen; Chang, Edwin; Hill, David; Shams, Sara; Sim, Vasiliy; Panzo, Melissa; Vijmasi, Trinka; Cohn, Stephen

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Muir-Torre Syndrome Presenting as a Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Nasal Ala
pp. e115-e117(3)
Authors: Coquillard, Cristin; Boustany, Ashley; DeCoster, Ryan C.; Vasconez, Henry C.

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Necessity of Abdominal CT Scan in Falls from Standing Height: A Retrospective Study—A Move Toward Selective Imaging
pp. e118-e122(5)
Authors: Hanna, Paul; Lee, Sang; Guerrero, Manrique; O’Neal, Lakeya; Conway, Lauren; Zuberi, Jamshed; Matarlo, Jennifer; Madlinger, Robert

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Survival after Prehospital Traumatic Cardiac Arrest: A Comparison of Isolated Head and Non‐Head-Penetrating Injuries
pp. e123-e125(3)
Authors: Manley, Nathan R.; Holley, Joe E.; Martin, Lt. Jason C.; Stavely, Taylor C.; Croce, Martin A.; Fischer, Peter E.

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Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic D2 Radical Gastrectomy: A Promising Surgical Approach
pp. e130-e132(3)
Authors: Gong, JiaQing; Cao, YongKuan; Luo, GuoDe; Huang, Ling

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Venous Thromboembolism Rates Are Not Significantly Greater in Obese Patients Even in Emergent Surgery
pp. e133-e134(2)
Authors: Nguyen, Theresa; Bennett, Ashley; Burgen, Emily; Glorsky, Steven; Berry, Stepheny; Howard, James; Green, Justin; John Chen, G.; Winfield, Robert D.

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Emergency Surgery for Small Bowel Metastasis from Melanoma: Report of Three Cases
pp. e135-e136(2)
Authors: Carboni, Fabio; Valle, Mario; Giofrè, Manuel

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Gastric Necrosis Due to Gastric Distension
pp. e137-e138(2)
Authors: Cullinane, Daniel C.; Hein, Amanda R.; Grant, Henry I.

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Early Urinary Catheter Removal in Patients Undergoing Colorectal Surgery with an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Pathway
pp. e139-e141(3)
Authors: Van Backer, Justin; Ahn, Nicholas; Chan, Ryan; Canete, Jonathan; Chismark, A. David; Valerian, Brian; Lee, Edward

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Early Experiences of Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery Using a Wound Retractor with Stable Pneumorectum for Rectal Neoplasia
pp. e142-e144(3)
Authors: Yamaguchi, Satoru; Shida, Yosuke; Ihara, Keisuke; Ogata, Hideo; Masuda, Norihiro; Takita, Junko; Shibasaki, Yuta; Haga, Norihiro; Nakajima, Masanobu; Sasaki, Kinro; Tsuchioka, Takashi

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Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection Complicating Levamisole-Induced Vasculitis
pp. e145-e147(3)
Authors: Whitaker, Litton; Priest, Olivia; Pestana, Ivo A.

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Confusing Arteries: Multiple Vascular Malformation during Pancreaticoduodenectomy
pp. e148-e150(3)
Authors: Zhu, Zhiyang; Yu, Jianhua; Shen, Zhihong; Lu, Baochun

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Scrotal Abscess Postemergency Laparotomy for Noniatrogenic Pneumoretroperitoneum from Colonic Diverticular Perforation
pp. e151-e153(3)
Authors: Khan, Muhammad Sohaib; Khan, Sadaf; Haider, Syed Arish; Hafeez Chaudhry, Mustafa Belal

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Recurrent Cardiogastric Fistula
pp. e154-e156(3)
Authors: Torres, Harrison; Pham, Hannah; Harper, Shane; Santos, Ariel

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Is It Cool to Cool Post-Cardiac Arrest Trauma Patients?
pp. e157-e159(3)
Authors: Asfaw, Sofya H.; Martin, Niels D.; Seamon, Mark J.; Pascual, Jose L.; Reilly, Patrick M.; Holena, Daniel N.

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Barium Appendicitis: An Unusual Complication of Barium Enema
pp. e160-e161(2)
Authors: Gachabayov, Mahir; Latifi, Rifat

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Primary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Retroperitoneum Mimicking a Terminal Ileum Mesenteric Duplication Cyst
pp. e164-e166(3)
Authors: Sharma, Nishant; Eid, Joseph J.; Damadi, Amir

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Blunt Abdominal Aorta, Celiac Artery, and Superior Mesenteric Artery Injuries Treated Endovascularly
pp. e167-e169(3)
Authors: Zhang, Niu; Prabhakaran, Kartik; Carroll, Francis; Anderson, Patrice; Latifi, Rifat; Laskowski, Igor

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The Utility of Serum Albumin as a Marker for Risk Stratification in Patients Undergoing Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
pp. e173-e175(3)
Authors: Merceron, Tyler K.; Hart, Alexandra M.; Gruszynski, Mark A.; Pinell-White, Ximena A.; Duggal, Claire; Yoo, Jason; Losken, Albert

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Complicated Retroperitoneal Abscess after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
pp. e176-e178(3)
Authors: White, Jonah; Simmonds, Alric V.; Darrabie, Marcus D.

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When a Colonic Metal Stent Is Left in for Too Long: A Devastating Coloenteric Fistula from Stent Erosion and Migration
pp. e182-e184(3)
Authors: Lee, Hanjoo; Prabhakaran, Kartik; Krowsoski, Leandra; Anderson, Patrice L.; Lombardo, Gary

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