Exposure in laparoscopic left colonic and rectal surgery
Epublication WebSurg.com, Sep 2004;04(09). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en1111e
This video demonstrates the technique of medial approach to mesenteric mobilization and vascular dissection during a left hemicolectomy. The surgeon demonstrates the principles of trocar placement and internal retraction without the use of Trendelenburg. This video is intended to provide basic review of medial mesenteric mobilization of the left colon.