Publications

  1. Metzger PP. Commentary on "Single-port laparoscopic colorectal surgery: early clinical experience". J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2012 Nov; 22(9):858.
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  2. Belli EV, Landmann RG, Koonce SL, Chen AH, Metzger PP. Persistent ischiorectal fistula with supralevator origin secondary to a chronic tubo-ovarian abscess: report of a case and review of the literature. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2012 Jan-Feb; 18(1):66-7.
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  3. Adkisson CD, Harris A, Bray J, Jiang L, Hakaim A, Landmann RG, Metzger P. Recurrent giant gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the small bowel mesentery. Am Surg. 2011 Sep; 77(9):E184-5.
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  4. Stauffer JA, Shaddix KK, Achem SR, Stark M, Adelson A, Metzger PP, Landmann RG. Intra-operative use of super-selective or highly selective angiography with methylene blue injection to localize arterial-venous malformation. Colorectal Dis. 2011 Apr; 13(4):e65-6.
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  5. Mathis KL, Dozois EJ, Grewal MS, Metzger P, Larson DW, Devine RM. Malignant risk and surgical outcomes of presacral tailgut cysts. Br J Surg. 2010 Apr; 97(4):575-9.
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  6. Albright JB, Metzger PP, Fakhre GP, Shaddix KK. Presacral lymphangioma: rare cause for a cystic presacral tumor. Surgical Rounds. 2008 Apr; 31(4):173-6.
  7. Metzger PP, Slappy AL, Chua HK, Menke DM. Adenocarcinoma developing at an ileostomy: report of a case and review of the literature. Dis Colon Rectum. 2008 May; 51(5):604-9. Epub 2008 Feb 28.
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  8. Berland TL, Smith SL, Metzger PP, Nelson KL, Fakhre GP, Chua HK, Burnett OL, Falkensammer J, Hickman HJ, Hinder RA. Intraoperative gamma probe localization of the ureters: a novel concept. J Am Coll Surg. 2007 Oct; 205(4):608-11. Epub 2007 Jul 20.
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  9. Albright JB, Fakhre GP, Nields WW, Metzger PP. Incidental appendectomy: 18-year pathologic survey and cost effectiveness in the nonmanaged-care setting. J Am Coll Surg. 2007 Aug; 205(2):298-306. Epub 2007 Jun 27.
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  10. Huguet KL, Metzger PP, Menke DM. Colorectal lymphangioma. Am Surg. 2007 Apr; 73(4):414-6.
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  11. Wentling GK, Metzger PP, Dozois EJ, Chua HK, Krishna M. Unusual bacterial infections and colorectal carcinoma - Streptococcus bovis and Clostridium septicum: Report of three cases. Dis Colon Rectum. 2006 Aug; 49(8):1223-7.
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  12. Metzger PP, Slappy ALJ, Chua HK. Ileal lipoma. Surgical Rounds. 2005 Feb; 28(2):84-6.
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  13. Schmitt TM, Chua HK, Metzger PP. Capsule Endoscopy: A new tool for the work-up of occult GI bleeding. Contemporary Surgery. 2004 Jul; 60(7):312-316.
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  14. Schmitt T, Chua HK, Metzger PP. Intraoperative localization of small intestinal arteriovenous malformations with super-selective angiography and methylene blue injection. Contemp Surg. 2003; 59(9):417-20.
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  15. Klingler PJ, Metzger PP, Seelig MH, Pettit PD, Knudsen JM, Alvarez SA. Clostridium difficile infection: risk factors, medical and surgical management. Dig Dis. 2000; 18(3):147-60.
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  16. Klingler PJ, Floch NR, Seelig MH, Branton SA, Wolfe JT, Metzger PP. Seprafilm-induced peritoneal inflammation: a previously unknown complication. Report of a case. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1999 Dec; 42(12):1639-43.
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  17. Klingler PJ, Seelig MH, Floch NR, Branton SA, Metzger PP. Small-intestinal enteroliths--unusual cause of small-intestinal obstruction: report of three cases. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1999 May; 42(5):676-9.
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  18. Klingler PJ, Branton SA, Floch NR, Metzger PP. Surgical management of a long efferent loop after J-pouch ileoanal reconstruction. Dis Colon Rectum. 1998 May; 41(5):654-7.
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  19. Young-Fadok TM, Wolff BG, Nivatvongs S, Metzger PP, Ilstrup DM. Prophylactic oophorectomy in colorectal carcinoma: preliminary results of a randomized, prospective trial. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1998 Mar; 41(3):277-83; discussion 283-5.
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  20. Tremaine WJ, Sandborn WJ, Wolff BG, Carpenter HA, Zinsmeister AR, Metzger PP. Bismuth carbomer foam enemas for active chronic pouchitis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 1997 Dec; 11(6):1041-6.
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  21. Machado M, Metzger P, Menke D. Cavernous hemangiomas of the small bowel: Case report and review of the literature. Contemp Surg. 1997; 51:90-4.
  22. Liu SS, Carpenter RL, Mackey DC, Thirlby RC, Rupp SM, Shine TS, Feinglass NG, Metzger PP, Fulmer JT, Smith SL. Effects of perioperative analgesic technique on rate of recovery after colon surgery. Anesthesiology. 1995 Oct; 83(4):757-65.
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  23. Van Woert JH, Thompson RC, Cangemi JR, Metzger PP, Blackshear JL, Fleming CR. Streptokinase therapy for extensive venous thromboses in a patient with severe ulcerative colitis. Mayo Clin Proc. 1990 Aug; 65(8):1144-9.
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  24. Metzger PP. Adenocarcinoma developing in a rectosigmoid conduit used for urinary diversion. Report of a case. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1989 Mar; 32(3):247-51.
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  25. Metzger PP. Modified packing technique for control of presacral pelvic bleeding. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1988 Dec; 31(12):981-2.
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  26. Beart RW, Metzger PP, O'Connell MJ, Schutt AJ. Postoperative screening of patients with carcinoma of the colon. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1981 Nov-Dec; 24(8):585-8.
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  27. Ecker HA, Metzger PP, Milford HE, Ricci JA. Eaton-Lambert syndrome with breast carcinoma. Pa Med. 1979 Dec; 82(12):33-4.
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  28. Wengert PA, Metzger PP, Ecker HA, Patterson LT. The use of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of calculous gallbladder disease. Am Surg. 1979 Jul; 45(7):439-43.
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  29. Metzger PP, Ecker HA, Patterson LT. Biliary tract disease: selection of patient and antibiotics. Pa Med. 1978 Jun; 81(6):40-2.
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  30. Metzger PP, Alvear DT, Arnold GC, Stoner RR. Hirschsprung's disease in adults: report of a case and review of the literature. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1978 Mar; 21(2):113-7.
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  31. Alvear DT, Metzger PP. Pediatric outpatient surgery in a community hospital. Pa Med. 1976 Mar; 79(3):52-3.
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  32. Metzger PP, Klainer AS, Gainer B, Cadduck WM. Familial polyposis and pituitary chromophobe adenoma. W V Med J. 1974 Oct; 70(10):256-8.
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