Upper gastrointestinal perforation usually requires emergency management and surgery; laparoscopic surgery is the first choice for such cases. Here we present a repor
Laparoscopy is the first step in minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE) for the treatment of the distal esophageal cancer.
After we perform a right thoracoscopy in a semi-prone position.
Numerous recent studies have reported comparable oncologic outcomes of laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) compared with open
There are currently no evidence-based guidelines on the routine or selective use of radiologic imaging after omental patch repair (OPR) of a gastric (GP) or duodenal per
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding can be complicated by erosion of the band in up to 9 % of patients. Rarely, this can result in migration into the stomach and
Laparoscopic cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (CRS/HIPEC) has been utilized for patients with a low peritoneal
Artificial neural networks (ANN) are computer learning models designed to replicate the way humans process information and learn. ANN’s are increasingly being us
Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by duodenal compression between the superior mesenteric artery and aorta. Typically the thi
Gastrointestinal tract duplication cysts are rare congenital gastrointestinal malformations. The majority of these lesions are symptomatic and diagnosed in childhood. Gastric duplication cysts make
Iatrogenic ureteral injury during minimally invasive surgery is a concern for every physician that operates in the lower abdomen and pelvis. Approximately one million minimally invasive procedures