Robot Assisted Toupet Fundoplication
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Robot Assisted Toupet Fundoplication

The Robot Assisted Toupet Fundoplication course will teach you:

  • To create a Toupet fundoplication in which the fundus is partially wrapped (270 degrees) around the posterior esophagus, and sutured to the esophagus. This procedure is performed to resolve the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

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

  • Neurovascular structures injury
  • Vagus nerve injury

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

  • Creating of enough esophageal length
  • Suture or mesh reinforcement of diaphragmatic hiatus closure
  • Prevention of esophageal narrowing during hiatus closure using a bougie

After studying yhe Robot Assisted Toupet Fundoplication course you are familiar with the most common complications:

  • Perforation
  • Pneumothorax
  • Injury to vagus nerve
  • Dysphagia
  • Recurrence

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Step by step

Abdominal cavity approach

Abdominal cavity

Approach

1st Port, used for the 30º scope, supraumbilical. Place robotic trocars lateral of the rectus sheath at both sides, and subcostal at the right anterolateral side of the abdomen. Place assistant trocar (12mm) left in between the camera and the robotic trocars.

Trocar placement

For the trocar placement technique, see the specific course.

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