Single-site multiport combined splenectomy and cholecystectomy with conventional laparoscopic instruments: Case series and review of literature


Ozemir I. A. , Bayraktar B., Bayraktar O., Tosun S., Bilgic C., Demiral G., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, vol.19, pp.41-46, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 19
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2015.12.018
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.41-46

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Conventional laparoscopic procedures have been used for splenic diseases and concomitant gallbladder stones, frequently in patients with hereditary spherocytosis since 1990's. The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of single-site surgery with conventional instruments in combined procedures.