Transumbilical single-port sleeve gastrectomy: initial experience and comparative study

  title={Transumbilical single-port sleeve gastrectomy: initial experience and comparative study},
  author={Salvadora Delgado and Ainitze Ibarz{\'a}bal and Cedric Adelsdorfer and Waldemar Adelsdorfer and Ricard Corcelles and Dulce Mombl{\'a}n and Antonio M Lacy},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
Sleeve gastrectomy is gaining relevance in the surgical armamentarium against obesity. The transumbilical single port has proved to be an attractive and safe alternative for a variety of minimally invasive abdominal surgeries. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the initial results of a group of patients operated by single-port sleeve gastrectomy compared with a group operated by conventional laparoscopic technique. We present a prospective cohort study of two groups of consecutive… CONTINUE READING
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