Primary access-related complications in laparoscopic cholecystectomy via the closed technique: experience of a single surgical team over more than 15 years

@article{Sasmal2009PrimaryAC,
  title={Primary access-related complications in laparoscopic cholecystectomy via the closed technique: experience of a single surgical team over more than 15 years},
  author={Prakash Kumar Sasmal and Om Tantia and Mayank Jain and Shashi Khanna and Bimalendu Sen},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2009},
  volume={23},
  pages={2407-2415}
}
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC), a common laparoscopic procedure, is a relatively safe invasive procedure, but complications can occur at every step, starting from creation of the pneumoperitoneum. Several studies have investigated procedure-related complications, but the primary access- or trocar-related complications generally are underreported, and… CONTINUE READING