Laparoscopic Colon Resection: A Case Report

ArticleinJournal of laparoendoscopic surgery 1(4):221-4 · September 1991with6 Reads
DOI: 10.1089/lps.1991.1.221 · Source: PubMed


    The first case of a villous lesion of the colon removed by laparoscopic-guided surgery is reported. Injection of methylene blue into the lesion facilitated its access and exposure via the laparoscope. A very small skin incision allowed delivery onto the abdominal wall for resection and anastomoses.