The surgical video shows a challenging laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a 17 year old female patient with Type 1 Mirizzi syndrome. It shows how the operative approach has to be adapted to the altere
This is a SCOLA (Subcutaneous Onlay Laparoscopic Approach) procedure: An emerging technique for treatment of concurrent ventral hernias and diastasis recti.
Median arcuate ligament syndrome is a rare cause of abdominal pain. Symptoms include vague epigastric pain, post prandial pain, nausea, vomiting, and weight loss.&nbs
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is the most commonly performed bariatric procedure world-wide, consisting of nearly 50% of all procedures performed1. Despite
The approach for management of common bile duct stones has been evolving with advances in technology and surgical skills. The superiority of any option remains a
Bochdalek hernias are a rare condition consisting of a postero-lateral diaphragmatic defect. The incidence is reported 0.08–0.45 per 10
Splenectomy is usually an effective treatment for medically refractory idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. However, some patients develop recurrent thrombocytopenia.
This video demonstrates the diagnosis and debridement of a pancreatic pseudocyst at the time of a robotic assisted cholecystectomy for gallstone pancreatitis. The patient had been treated for sever
We present a video of a laparoscopic right colectomy following an ileal orthotopic bladder substitute constructed close to 20 years ago. The challenges associated with performing a right colectomy
There is no consensus on the ideal surgical treatment for medically refractory gastroparesis (GS). More evidence however exists on the benefits of pyloromyotomy. For diabetic patients with severe n