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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The increase in intra-abdominal pressure by insufflation of carbon dioxide during laparoscopy brings certain changes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
HYPOTHESIS Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) provides the potential for performance of incisionless… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Aim: This study aimed to investigate the advantages and disadvantages of LP (7 mmHg) in comparison to SP (12 mm Hg… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background: The pneumoperitoneum is the crucial element in laparoscopic surgery. Different clinical problems are associated with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BackgroundCarbon dioxide (CO2) pneumoperitoneum effects are still controversial. The aim of this study was to investigate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Postoperative shoulder-tip pain occurs frequently following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The aim of this randomized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the feasibility and safety of laparoscopic liver resections. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA The use of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
More prolonged gynecological laparoscopic operations are being performed in recent years, and a steeper head-down position is… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Laparoscopy requires the establishment of pneumoperitoneum in order to provide adequate surgical exposure and maintain operative… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Laparoscopic distal partial gastrectomy is still technically difficult under conditions of a pneumoperitoneum because of the lack… Expand
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