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Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Trocars
 

TROCAR PLACEMENT CHART

 1  Universal Trocar 5-12 mm / RUQ Position
 2  Universal Trocar 5-11 mm / Sub-umbilical Position or 5 mm for 5 mm Telescope
 3  Trocar 5 mm / Supra-pubic Position
 

Note: Trocar # 1 should be a VERSASTEP [Blunt-dilating] Trocar to avoid an iatrogenic injury to the Epigastric Vessels.

 

Procedural Videos

> Lap-APPY: Standard / Full lenght

> Lap-APPY: Difficult with pelvic abscess.

> Lap-APPY: Difficult Exposure

> Lap APPY: Retrieving the Specimen

> Lap APPY: Retro-cecal / Retro-hepatic appendix


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