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Role of Laparoscopy in Gastric Trichobezoar: A Case Report and Review of Laparoscopic Techniques in Pediatric and Adolescents

Prashant Jain, Ashish Prasad, Sarika Jain

Keywords : Children, Gastric trichobezoar, Laparoscopy

Citation Information : Jain P, Prasad A, Jain S. Role of Laparoscopy in Gastric Trichobezoar: A Case Report and Review of Laparoscopic Techniques in Pediatric and Adolescents. World J Lap Surg 2021; 14 (1):58-60.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10033-1438

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-04-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

This article presents a case report of the laparoscopic removal of a large gastric trichobezoar in a 13-year-old girl. We reviewed the various laparoscopic techniques and their modifications described in the literature for removal of gastric trichobezoar. Advantages and disadvantages of various techniques were also discussed.


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