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Totally laparoscopic right colectomy using the medial approach for caecal cancer

J Leroy, MD, FRCS J Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon FRCS, Hon FJSES, Hon FASA, Hon APSA
Epublication WebSurg.com, Sep 2010;10(09). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2873

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The advantages of a total intracorporeal anastomosis are as follows: no need to enlarge the incision and no traction of the pedicle during the extracorporeal anastomosis. This video shows a right colectomy for a polyp of the ascending colon in a 50-year-old female patient presenting with a Lynch syndrome.