A comparison between minilaparotomy and standard median laparotomy for reconstruction of aorto-iliac occlusive disease

Alpagut U. , Kalko Y., Basaran M., Dayioglu E.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.103, no.2, pp.208-211, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 103 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2003.11679408
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.208-211


Objective : Minimally invasive surgical procedures have become increasingly used in all surgical branches. In this respect we compared the minilaparotomy (ML) technique with standard median laparotomy (SML) for the surgical treatment of aorto-iliac occlusive disease.