TITLE

Does Laparoscopic Surgery Increase Abdominal Wall Tumor Implants?

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, Jon S.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1998, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p682
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the impact of laparoscopic technology to the incidence of abdominal wall implantation. Reference to a study by A. E. Ricardo and colleagues published in a 1997 issue of the "American Journal of Surgery"; Percentage of patients who were diagnosed with abdominal wall implants while undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy; Factors that influence overall survival among the patients
ACCESSION #
16070791

 

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