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Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery

Edited by Ahmed Elgeidie

Mansoura University, Egypt

Updated topics in minimally invasive abdominal surgery provides surgeons interested in minimally invasive abdominal surgery with the most recent techniques and discussions in laparoscopic surgery. This book includes different topics covering a big variety of medical conditions with up-to-date information. It discusses many controversies in a clear and user-friendly manner. This book is made for young junior surgeons in training and also senior surgeons who need to know the most recent work in the field of laparoscopy. To make the material easily digestive, we provided the book with many figures and illustrations for different procedures and technical pearls.

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Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal SurgeryEdited by Ahmed Elgeidie

Published: November 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1544

ISBN: 978-953-307-773-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6566-8

Copyright year: 2011

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62599 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

5 Dimensions Citations


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1. Transcylindrical Cholecystectomy for the Treatment of Cholelithiasis and Its Complications Cholecystectomy Under Local Anesthesia

By E. Javier Grau Talens, Julio Horacio Cattáneo, Rafael Giraldo Rubio and Pablo Gustavo Mangione Castro


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2. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in High Risk Patients

By Abdulrahman Saleh Al-Mulhim


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3. Gallbladder Surgery, Choice of Technique: An Overview

By E. Nilsson, M. Öman, M.M. Haapamäki and C.B. Sandzén


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4. Laparoscopy-Assisted Distal Pancreatectomy

By Masahiko Hirota, Daisuke Hashimoto, Kazuya Sakata, Hideyuki Kuroki, Youhei Tanaka, Takatoshi Ishiko, Yu Motomura, Shinji Ishikawa, Yoshitaka Kiyota, Tetsumasa Arita, Atsushi Inayoshi and Yasushi Yagi


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5. Laparoscopic Liver Resection

By Robert M. Cannon and Joseph F. Buell


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6. Hilar Glissonean Access in Laparoscopic Liver Resection

By Akihiro Cho


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7. Laparoscopic Liver Surgery

By Steven A. White, Rajesh Y. Satchidanand and Derek M. Manas


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8. Laparoscopic Appendectomy

By Konstantinos M. Konstantinidis and Kornilia A. Anastasakou


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9. Appendicitis and Appendicectomy

By Sami M. Shimi


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10. Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

By Eva Deerenberg, Irene Mulder and Johan Lange


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11. Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair

By Anita Kurmann and Guido Beldi


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12. Spleen Preserving Surgery and Related Laparoscopic Techniques

By Lianxin Liu, Dalong Yin and Hongchi Jiang


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13. Laparoscopic Gastropexy for the Treatment of Wandering Spleen With or Without Gastric Volvulus

By Caroline Francois-Fiquet,Yohann Renard, Claude Avisse, Hugues Ludot, Mohamed Belouadah and Marie-Laurence Poli-merol


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14. Laparoscopic Approach to Abdominal Sepsis

By José Sebastião Santos, Carlos A.M. Donadelli, Rafael Kemp, Alberto Facury Gaspar and Wilson Salgado Jr.


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15. Role of Endoscopy in Laparoscopic Procedures

By Mohamed O. Othman, Mihir Patel and Timothy Woodward


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