The patient is a 47-year-old female with the diagnosis of situs ambiguus and a hiatal hernia, associated with Barrett's esophagus. She was evaluated for symptoms of refractory acid reflux and r
This is the case 41 year-old male. Past Medical History: Rectal adenocarcinoma treated by neoadjuvant chemotherapy and low anterior resection. History of presenting i
We present video vignettes illustrating a stepwise approach to robotic left-sided colorectal resection with natural orifice intracorporeal anastomosis and extraction of specimen.
Robotic surgery is a feasible and safe option for a wide variety of minimally invasive surgical interventions that would otherwise require an extensive open approach
Postoperative chylothorax is a well described complication after thoracic operations. Chylothorax is a rare complication of paraesophageal hernia with Nissen fundopli
A 45-year-old female patient with obesity and history of Crohn’s disease and fecal incontinence that underwent a robot-assisted abdominoperineal resection with end colostomy. Three months pos
Iatrogenic injury to the ureter during minimally invasive colon and rectal surgery can be a detrimental complication. The advent of lighted ureteral stents (LUS) has aided in the identification and
We present a case of superior mesenteric artery syndrome treated surgically with a robotic duodenojejunostomy. This video demonstrates another application for the robot for an uncommonly performed
A 39-year-old female patient presented with a 55 x 40 mm liver mass in the middle lobe. She was clinically diagnosed to have primary liver cancer, with serum alpha fetoprotein (AFP) level 212.8 ng/
To demonstrate the safety and feasibility of robot-assisted subtotal pancreatectomy and splenectomy in posterior pancreatic lesions.