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Techniques for Single-Port Gynecologic Oncology

  • Anna Fagotti
  • Francesco Fanfani
  • Cristiano Rossitto
  • Giovanni Scambia
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Abstract

Single-port or laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) is an advanced minimally invasive procedure that utilizes a single, small incision within the umbilicus. The feasibility and advantages of this type of surgery in benign gynecologic conditions indicate a promising surgical innovation for gynecologic or gynecologic-oncologic patients.

Keywords

Common Iliac Artery Radical Hysterectomy Left Renal Vein Uterosacral Ligament Broad Ligament 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anna Fagotti
    • 1
  • Francesco Fanfani
    • 2
  • Cristiano Rossitto
    • 2
  • Giovanni Scambia
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, St. Maria HospitalUniversity of PerugiaTerniItaly
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyCatholic University of the Sacred HeartRomeItaly

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