Laparoscopic Median Arcuate Ligament Release for Celiac Artery Compression Syndrome

Michael Hill, MD, Dawn Barclay, MD, Neil Ghushe, MD, Daniel Mckenna, MD, Thadeus Trus, MD. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH, USA

 

Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome results from the extrinsic compression of the celiac axis and may manifest with pain and weight loss.  This video presents our technique for laparoscopic median arcuate ligament release and results in 6 patients.


Session Number: VidTV2 – Video Channel Rotation Day 2
Program Number: V102

« Return to SAGES 2012 abstract archive