Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy - Neoplastic
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Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy - Neoplastic

This Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy – Neoplastic course will teach you:

  • To resect the sigmoid colon performing a laparoscopic procedure, in order to remove a neoplastic lesion.

Special attention is paid to the following hazards you may encounter during the Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy – Neoplastic:

  • Injury to the inferior epigastric vessels
  • Abdominal organ injury
  • Injury sigmoid colon
  • Gonadal vessel and ureter injury
  • Hypogastric nerve injury
  • Ureter or iliac artery injury
  • Interrupted or rotated anastomosis performing
  • Tension on the anastomosis

With the following tips you might perform the Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy – Neoplastic even better:

  • Trocar placement
  • Patient position
  • Identification of the dissection plane
  • Identification of the superior rectal artery and vein
  • Vascular transection
  • Mobilization of the sigmoid colon
  • Determination proximal resection point
  • Level of distal sigmoid colon transection
  • Incision for specimen removal
  • End to End anastomosis
  • Recreating the pneumoperitoneum
  • Rectum dilation
  • Handling of stapling device
  • Check if the anastomosis is airtight
  • Greater omentum coverage

After studying this Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy – Neoplastic course you are familiar with the most common complications:

  • Ureteral injury
  • Postoperative ileus
  • Anastomotic leakage

You might also be interested in:
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy – Non-neoplastic
Open Sigmoidectomy – Neoplastic
Open Sigmoidectomy – Non-neoplastic
Open Sigmoidectomy with End Colostomy (Hartmann’s)

Step by step

Abdominal cavity approach

Skin

Mark

Mark the skin at the following places: umbilically; in between the umbilicus and right superior anterior iliac spine; the right upper quadrant at the same level as the previous mark; approximately 4 fingerbreadths left of the umbilicus.

Incise

Incise the skin over the umbilical mark and introduce a 12 millimeter trocar with camera. For a more detailed elaboration of this please refer to the course: Trocars – Abdominal Open Introduction.

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