Epublication WebSurg.com, Nov 2013;13(11). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03envarlet005
A Meckel's diverticulum is a vestigial remnant of the omphalomesenteric (vitellointestinal) duct. Autopsy records show that Meckel's diverticulum occurs in about 2% of the general population. In this key lecture, Dr. Varlet presents the laparoscopic approach to this anomaly.