Robot Assisted Rectopexy
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Robot Assisted Rectopexy

This Robot Assisted Rectopexy course will teach you:

  • To treat a rectal prolapse by robotically fixating the rectum using a mesh

Special attention is paid to the following hazards you may encounter during the Robot Assisted Rectopexy:

  • Hypogastric nerve damage during peritoneal incision
  • Incomplete peritoneal closure

With the following tips you might perform the Robot Assisted Rectopexy even better:

  • Uterine fixation for exposure
  • Correct plane identification
  • Mesh fixation
  • Using a barbed suture for peritoneal suturing

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Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse Repair
Posterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse Repair (Live)

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Abdominal cavity approach

Trocars

Introduce

Introduce five trocars to gain access to the abdominal cavity (in da Vinci Si type; In Xi type the trocar placement may differ slightly). First the camera port is inserted just below the umbilicus. Trocar 1 and 3 are located just medial to the anterior superior iliac spine. Assistant and trocar 2 are placed between the camera and the other two ports.

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