Role of intercostal trocars on laparoscopic liver resection for tumors in segments 7 and 8.

Abstract

Performing laparoscopic liver resection for lesions located in segment 7 and 8 is technically difficult, as the operative field is far from the conventional trocar site, and the liver impedes free motion of the laparoscopic instrument. Inserting the port through the intercostal space (ICS) may facilitate liver resection for these lesions. From January 2012… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jhbp.123

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@article{Lee2014RoleOI, title={Role of intercostal trocars on laparoscopic liver resection for tumors in segments 7 and 8.}, author={Woohyung Lee and Ho-Seong Han and Yoo-Seok Yoon and Jai Young Cho and Young Rok Choi and Hong Kyung Shin}, journal={Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic sciences}, year={2014}, volume={21 8}, pages={E65-8} }