Laparoscopic-assisted full-thickness endoscopic polypectomy

Beck, David E. and Karulf, Richard E. (1993) Laparoscopic-assisted full-thickness endoscopic polypectomy. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 36 7: 693-695. doi:10.1007/BF02238598

Author Beck, David E.
Karulf, Richard E.
Title Laparoscopic-assisted full-thickness endoscopic polypectomy
Journal name Diseases of the Colon and Rectum   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0012-3706
Publication date 1993-07
Sub-type Other
DOI 10.1007/BF02238598
Volume 36
Issue 7
Start page 693
End page 695
Total pages 3
Place of publication New York, NY, United States
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Language eng
Formatted abstract
To describe the procedure for endoscopically removing sessile colonic polyps with laparoscopic assistance.

Technique description and retrospective review of experience.

The technique has been used to successfully remove polypoid colonie lesions in three patients.

Laparoscopicassisted polypectomy allows complete excision of moderate-sized sessile polyps and may spare selected patients a colonie resection.
Keyword Laparoscopy
Surgical technique
Q-Index Code CX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Other
Collection: School of Medicine Publications
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