Laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for sigmoid diverticulitis with transanal specimen extraction
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jan 2012;12(01). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en3554
Laparoscopic colectomy is performed widely all around the world, and some institutions perform more laparoscopic operations than conventional open operations. Skin incision is required to remove the resected colon. This video shows a laparoscopic sigmoidectomy, which involves transanal specimen extraction.