Pneumoperitoneum

Known as: PERITONEAL FREE AIR, Pneumoperitoneum [Disease/Finding] 
A condition with trapped gas or air in the PERITONEAL CAVITY, usually secondary to perforation of the internal organs such as the LUNG and the… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been recognized since 1992 as the gold standard procedure for gallbladder surgery. The authors… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
HYPOTHESIS Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) provides the potential for performance of incisionless… (More)
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2001
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2001
Background: The pneumoperitoneum is the crucial element in laparoscopic surgery. Different clinical problems are associated with… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Postoperative shoulder-tip pain occurs frequently following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The aim of this randomized… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Port-site recurrences have often been reported after laparoscopic surgery for malignant disease, and the pathogenesis… (More)
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1996
1996
Background: To evaluate the impact of laparoscopy in the presence of peritonitis, this study was designed to assess bacteremia… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Numerous anecdotal reports have documented the spread of colon cancer to trocar sites after laparoscopic-assisted… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The effects of pneumoperitoneum with carbon dioxide and helium on systemic hemodynamics and arterial blood gases were… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Laparoscopic distal partial gastrectomy is still technically difficult under conditions of a pneumoperitoneum because of the lack… (More)
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1992
1992
Patients with cardiopulmonary insufficiency undergoing laparoscopic surgery with carbon dioxide (CO2) pneumoperitoneum may retain… (More)
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