Laparoscopic splenectomy: posterior approach
The description of the laparoscopic splenectomy: posterior approach covers all aspects of the surgical procedure used for the management of benign pathologies of the spleen. Operating room set up, position of patient and equipment, instruments used are thoroughly described. The technical key steps of the surgical procedure are presented in a step by step way: exploration, mobilization, dissection, division, extraction. Consequently, this operating technique is well standardized for the management of this condition.