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Single-Port Laparoscopic Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter

Tag Alsir Alamin Logman

Citation Information : Logman TA. Single-Port Laparoscopic Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter. World J Lap Surg 2011; 4 (1):19-20.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10007-1110

Published Online: 01-08-2013

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; The Author(s).



To know the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic single port insertion of peritoneal dialysis catheter (tenckhoff) and its value in catheter efficiency time, postoperative complications, hospital stay, operation time.

Materials and methods

A review of literature by searching in Google, Springer library facility available at the world laparoscopy hospital.

Characteristics of variables

Male Female ratio, mean age, catheter survival rate, hospitalization period, early and late postoperative complications, rate of hernia and leak, catheter migration, exit site infection.

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