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Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection: Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection is a minimally invasive surgery to remove one or more sections of the small intestine, which consists of the duodenum, jejunum, and the ileum. A tiny video camera (laparoscope) and surgical instruments are inserted through several small "keyhole" incisions in the abdomen to perform the surgery.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection:

Anesthetic Requirements for Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection may include:

Procedure Complications: Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

Possible surgical complications of Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: Most patients fully recover, however, an ileostomy may be performed if a large part of the small intestine is removed.

Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection) include:

  • Enterectomy
  • Laparoscopic small bowel resection

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