Three trocar technique for laparoscopic left colectomy for cancer: difficult mobilization of the splenic flexure in an obese patient
Epublication WebSurg.com, Nov 2007;07(11). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2171
This video demonstrates a three trocar technique for mobilization and resection of the left colon for malignancy despite some considerable technical difficulty due to the patient’s body habitus. It concentrates in most detail on how to obtain the exposure necessary for radical oncology resection using this technique.