Video thoracoscopic truncal vagotomies: Technique and preliminary results


Avtan L., Avci C., Arici C., Berber E.

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.43, no.12, pp.1689-1694, 1996 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Journal Name: HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1689-1694
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background/Aims: This report presents the technique and preliminary results of a prospective trial of videothoracoscopic bilateral truncal vagotomy without a drainage procedure in a series of selected patients having elective surgery for chronic non obstructive duodenal ulcer.