The minilaparoscope as a tool for localization and preparation for cannula insertion in patients with multiple previous abdominal incisions or umbilical hernia.


STUDY OBJECTIVE To access a method that attempts to reduce the risk of bowel and blood vessel trauma in entry-risk patients during laparoscopy. DESIGN Three-year observational study (Canadian Task Force classification II-2). SETTING Tertiary university hospital. PATIENTS Thirty-one women defined as entry-risk due to previous multiple abdominal… (More)


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