Insufflation (1)

  • Felix Schier


Make a 4-mm transverse incision below the lower rim of the umbilicus so that the incision is later hidden inside the umbilicus. This also saves a skin suture later when withdrawing the trocar. Spread the tissue with small scissors down to the fascia.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Felix Schier
    • 1
  1. 1.Abteilung für KinderchirurgieFriedrich-Schiller-UniversitätJenaGermany

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