Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair in a Patient With Situs Inversus

Pradeep Pallati, MBBS, Sumeet Mittal, MBBS FACS, Tommy Lee, MD FRCSC. Creighton University Medical Center


Situs inversus is a rare disorder that affects 1 in 10,000 people. Several cases of successful laparoscopic cholecystectomy and even nissen fundoplication are described in the literature, but none with paraesophageal hernia. Here, we present our technique of laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair with Nissen fundoplication in a patient with situs inversus.

Session Number: VidTV1 – Video Channel Rotation Day 1
Program Number: V083

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