JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.42, no.6, pp.1071-1074, 2007 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
laparoscopic appendectomy, laparoscopy-assisted appendectomy, minilaparoscopic appendectomy, ASSISTED APPENDECTOMY, PEDIATRIC-SURGERY, CHILDREN
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Background/Purpose: Laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) is becoming popular for the treatment of acute and perforated appendicitis. Since it was first described, LA has been modified various times. We present the results of a new technique of LA conducted through a single port without exteriorizing the appendix to perform the operation.