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Laparoscopic Splenectomy using a Single Incision Access

Paul A Kisanga

Citation Information : Kisanga PA. Laparoscopic Splenectomy using a Single Incision Access. World J Lap Surg 2011; 4 (2):77-80.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10007-1120

Published Online: 01-12-2013

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



Single incision splenectomy can be performed safely in patients of all ages. Immediate indicators show superior cosmetic outcome compared to conventional laparoscopic splenectomy, however, bigger series with long-term follow-up are required.

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