Laparoscopic treatment of duodenal perforated peptic ulcer
Epublication WebSurg.com, Dec 2004;04(12). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en1698
This video demonstrates laparoscopic repair of a perforated duodenal ulcer with peritonitis. The ulcer is in the anterior wall of the duodenum, which is closed with two absorbable interrupted sutures. After full lavage of the abdominal cavity a drain is inserted and the area of the closure is covered with fibrin glue.