Laparoscopic resection of the uncinate process of the pancreas: the inframesocolic approach and hanging maneuver of the mesenteric root

@article{Rotellar2011LaparoscopicRO,
  title={Laparoscopic resection of the uncinate process of the pancreas: the inframesocolic approach and hanging maneuver of the mesenteric root},
  author={Fernando Rotellar and Francisco Mar{\'i}a V{\'a}zquez Pardo and Ana Calvo Benito and Pablo Mart{\'i}-Cruchaga and Gabriel N Zozaya and J. M. Alvarez Cienfuegos},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2011},
  volume={25},
  pages={3426-3427}
}
Laparoscopic pancreatic procedures have increased in recent years. However, only a single case of laparoscopic uncinatectomy has been reported to date, performed through an anterior approach. This video presents a hitherto undescribed laparoscopic inframesocolic approach and also an undescribed maneuver to expose the uncinate process. A 39-year-old women had a 16-mm insulinoma in the uncinate pancreas. The patient was placed in the supine position with legs apart. A 30º, 5-mm optic was used… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 REFERENCES

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…