Techniques in Coloproctology

, Volume 23, Issue 12, pp 1177–1178 | Cite as

Closure of the retroperitoneal space in laparoscopic anterior resection with FLEXDEX™

  • Mohammad Faraz Khan
  • Ed Murphy
  • Alice Moynihan
  • Ronan A. CahillEmail author
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Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Prof Cahill receives speaker fees from Stryker and holds educational and surgical development grant funding from Intuitive and with IBM. The other authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

FLEXDEX is a CE marked device and was used here with Full Departmental Approval.

Informed consent

Patients undergoing surgery for fully consented for the operative steps in their entirety.

Supplementary material

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryMater Misericordiae University HospitalDublinIreland
  2. 2.UCD Centre for Precision Surgery, Section of SurgerySchool of Medicine, University College DublinDublinIreland

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