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In the title the word ‘‘inguial’’ is correctly spelled ‘‘inguinal’’. On the first page, in the Abstract, 8th line, ‘‘preperitonal’’ should be ‘‘preperitoneal’’. At the bottom of the left column, first page, T. Mizota, N. Takemoto, H. Yamada, Y. Miyasaka NTT East Sapporo Hospital, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan e-mail: nori-take@pop16.odn.ne.jp should be changed(More)
BACKGROUND Various chemotherapies have been used as best practice to treat recurrent biliary malignancies. Conversely, relatively few surgeries have been described for recurrent extrahepatic biliary carcinoma (RExBC), so whether surgery for RExBC is feasible has remained unclear. This retrospective study was conducted to evaluate the feasibility of surgery(More)
The creation of an adequate peritoneal flap during laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) inguinal hernia repair, while avoiding injuring surrounding structures can be technically challenging. Liquid infiltration of the preperitoneal space can help facilitate dissection and avoid inadvertent injuries. We describe a novel technique for TAPP(More)
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