Early experience with single incision laparoscopic surgery: eliminating the scar from abdominal operations.

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PURPOSE Single incision laproscopic surgery (SILS) involves performing abdominal operations with laparoscopic instruments placed through a single, small umbilical incision. The primary goal is to avoid visible scarring. This is the first report of SILS cholecystectomy in children and the first report in the literature of SILS splenectomy. METHODS A… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2008.12.024

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@article{Dutta2009EarlyEW, title={Early experience with single incision laparoscopic surgery: eliminating the scar from abdominal operations.}, author={Sanjeev Dutta}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={2009}, volume={44 9}, pages={1741-5} }