Laparoscopic Colectomy

Known as: Laparoscopic-Assisted Colectomy, Laparoscopy-Assisted Colectomy 
Surgery done with the aid of a laparoscope to remove all or part of the colon through several small incisions made in the wall of the abdomen. A… (More)
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1992-2018
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2010
2010
The role of laparoscopic surgery for transverse colon cancer (TCC) remains controversial. This study aimed to evaluate the safety… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic-assisted colectomy (LAC) has gained acceptance for the treatment of colon cancer. However, long-term… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Laparoscopic-assisted colectomy (LAC) has emerged as the preferred minimally invasive surgical strategy for diseases of… (More)
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2001
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2001
Background: Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) represents a useful alternative to conventional laparoscopic surgery (LS… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE All types of trauma to the organism produce a systemic response that is proportional to the severity of the lesion caused… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To clarify the true benefits of laparoscopic-assisted colectomy by comparing clinical outcomes from a series of… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic-assisted colectomy is an emerging technology for patients with cancer, polyps, inflammation, and other… (More)
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1997
1997
Background: This study was performed to prospectively assess the complications of 118 consecutive patients who underwent… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Proponents of laparoscopic colectomy claim a more rapid return of gastrointestinal function, but objective data… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Laparoscopic technology is likely to have an increasing impact on surgical procedures that have previously required an open… (More)
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