Using conventional 3- and 5-mm straight instruments in laparoendoscopic single-site pyeloplasty in children.

BACKGROUND Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) remains limited to a few relatively simple procedures in the field of pediatric surgery. We performed LESS pyeloplasty in children using conventional straight instruments and ports, and reviewed the perioperative data to evaluate the feasibility of this technique in pediatric patients. METHODS Twenty… CONTINUE READING