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Percutaneous trans‐abdominal external looped needle with two holes in the trocar sheath for port‐site closures in difficult obese cases

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Port closure is essential after successful laparoscopic surgery to prevent incisional hernia. However, good fascial closure still represents a problem, especially in obese patients and when the port wound is oblique. We report a novel technique for port‐site closures in such cases.
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Keywords: Holes in trocar sheath; looped needle; port‐site closure

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: November 1, 2016

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