Carcinoma of the Cecum
For surgeons accustomed to performing right hemicolectomy through a small right transverse incision, the benefits of a laparoscopic approach to the right colon are not obvious. Such an approach requires an incision to deliver the specimen and to perform the anastomosis. This chapter explores the pros and cons of the minimal-access approach to this diagnosis, and gives tips for success with either technique.
KeywordsLaparoscopic Colectomy Open Colectomy Open Surgery Group Oncologic Resection Port Site Metastasis
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