Laparotomy

Known as: laparotomy procedure, Laparotomies, celiotomy 
Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE The objective was to compare laparoscopy versus laparotomy for comprehensive surgical staging of uterine cancer… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes in women who underwent endometrial cancer staging by different… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To examine recurrence and survival rates for patients treated with hepatic resection only, radiofrequency ablation (RFA… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
INTRODUCTION In an era of dwindling hospital resources and increasing medical costs, safe reduction in postoperative stay has… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Laparotomy for bowel resection is causally related to the development of small bowel obstruction (SBO) and ventral… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
INTRODUCTION Incisional hernia formation is one of the most frequent complications in visceral surgery requiring reoperation… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To examine the role of total mesorectal excision in the management of rectal cancer. DESIGN A prospective consecutive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Burst abdomen and incisional herniation are continuing problems for the general surgeon. A prospective study was carried out to… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Micropuncture studies were performed in three groups of male Munich-Wistar rats 1 wk after surgery: group I, eight control rats… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A new technique has been developed to establish a tube feeding gastrostomy without a laparotomy. The procedure is particularly… (More)
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