Management of laparoscopic-related bowel injuries

  title={Management of laparoscopic-related bowel injuries},
  author={Manal El-Banna and M Y Abdel-Atty and Mahmoud El-Meteini and Shereen Hussiny Aly},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
Background: Bowel injury is an uncommon but severely hazardous complication of various laparoscopic procedures. Methods: Twelve cases of bowel injuries complicating different laparoscopic procedures were diagnosed or received at Ain Shams University and Menofia University hospitals over the last 3 years. The mechanism of injury was analyzed, the diagnostic methods and surgical management scrutinized, and the prognosis studied. Results: The injuries were attributed to the inadvertant… CONTINUE READING