Petersen’s hernia after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with Roux-en-Y reconstruction for gastric cancer

@article{Kojima2013PetersensHA,
  title={Petersen’s hernia after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with Roux-en-Y reconstruction for gastric cancer},
  author={Kazuyuki Kojima and Mikito Inokuchi and Keiji Kato and Kazuo Motoyama and Kenichi Sugihara},
  journal={Gastric Cancer},
  year={2013},
  volume={17},
  pages={146-151}
}
To decrease the incidence of internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, recent recommendations indicated closure of mesenteric defects and Petersen’s defect. Laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer is used increasingly, so the incidence of Petersen’s hernia can also increase, but the trend has not been studied. This study retrospectively reviewed 358 consecutive patients who underwent laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer at one institution, with… CONTINUE READING
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