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Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection

Posted On: 07-22-2015
Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection

What is Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection?

During laparoscopic small intestine partial resection, one or more sections of the small intestine are removed. This procedure is performed with a minimally invasive method that utilizes a laparoscope (a small video camera) and small instruments inserted through small incisions.

Also Known As:

·         Small intestine repair

·         Enterectomy

·         Laparoscopic surgery

·         Laparoscopic small bowel resection

Conditions Treated with Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection:

Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection may be performed in cases of ulcers, small intestine cancer, Crohn’s disease, small intestine trauma or obstruction, and precancerous or benign tumors or polyps. 

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Non-Surgical or Other Surgical Alternatives to Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection:

There are no comparable non-surgical or surgical alternatives to laparoscopic small intestine partial resection.

Anesthesia with Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection:

Laparoscopic small intestine partial resection is performed under general anesthesia, which means that the patient is asleep and completely unaware during the procedure.

Potential Complications from Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection:

Possible risks following laparoscopic small intestine partial resection include bleeding, infection, anastomosis, injury to nearby tissue and organs and a negative reaction to the anesthesia. It is also possible to experience blood clots, an incisional hernia and for the cancer to return.

Prognosis after Laparoscopic Small Intestine Partial Resection:

The prognosis for a positive end result following laparoscopic small intestine partial resection is good.

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