Single-port laparoscopic and endoscopic cooperative surgery for a gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor: report of a case

@article{Obuchi2014SingleportLA,
  title={Single-port laparoscopic and endoscopic cooperative surgery for a gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor: report of a case},
  author={Toru Obuchi and Akira Sasaki and Shigeaki Baba and Hiroyuki Nitta and Koki Otsuka and G O Wakabayashi},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2014},
  volume={45},
  pages={641-646}
}
We herein report a case of single-port laparoscopic and endoscopic cooperative surgery (LECS) for a gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST). A 75-year-old female with an endoluminal GIST located near the esophagogastric junction underwent LECS. Both the mucosal and submucosal layers around the tumor were circumferentially dissected using endoscopic… CONTINUE READING