Laparoscopy-assisted proximal gastrectomy with gastric tube reconstruction for early gastric cancer


In this report, laparoscopy-assisted proximal gastrectomy (LAPG) and gastric tube reconstruction using a mini-loop retractor (MLR) is described for the treatment of early gastric cancer. Early upper gastric carcinoma with no metastasis had been diagnosed in the subjects of this study. Five surgical ports were inserted into the abdomen. The stomach was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-010-0947-8

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