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Laparoscopic segmental oncologic splenic flexure colonic resection for cancer

F Corcione, MD J Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon FRCS, Hon FJSES, Hon FASA, Hon APSA
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jun 2011;11(06). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en3340

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Carcinoma of the splenic flexure is a rare condition accounting for approximately 3 to 8% of colon cancers. The surgical treatment is challenging and not fully standardized. This video demonstrates a laparoscopic segmental oncologic splenic flexure colonic resection for cancer.