Total Colectomy and Proctocolectomy: Single-Port Laparoscopic Approach

  • M. Nicole LambEmail author
  • Ovunc Bardakcioglu


Single-port laparoscopic approaches to colorectal procedures have been extensively reported for partial colectomies. Using a diverting or end ileostomy site might be especially useful for a proctocolectomy avoiding an additional extraction site with subsequent complications. We will review the single-port laparoscopic technique for a total colectomy and proctocolectomy.


Total colectomy and proctocolectomy Single port laparoscopic approach Colorectal surgery 

Supplementary material

Video 22.1

Right colectomy rollover (MP4 165337 kb)

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Left colectomy (MP4 55170 kb)

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Proctectomy (MP4 131563 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of SurgeryUniversity of Nevada School of MedicineLas VegasUSA

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