Fundus-first laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Abstract

Removal of the gallbladder with commencement of dissection at the fundus is well recognized as a safe technique during difficult “open” cholecystectomy because it minimizes the risks of damage to the structures in or around Calot's triangle. We report here the routine employment of liver retractors and fundus-first dissection during laparoscopic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00191967

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