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Laparoscopic Left Colectomy & LAR - Cadaver Model with David Longcope, MD

    Watch this eleven-part video playlist to learn more as Dr. Longcope demonstrates a laparoscopic left colectomy and LAR in this cadaver model procedure. This content is intended for Health Care Professionals in the United States.

     

    Step 1 - Port Placement
    Step 2 & 3 -Trendelenberg - Sweep Small Bowl Out of Pelvis & Find Ureter
    Step  4 & 5 - Mobilize Left Colon Proximally, Take Down Flexure if Needed & Mobilize Recto-Sigmoid Medially and Distally
    Step 6 - Ligate Vessel
    Step 7 & 8 - Take Mesentery & Clean Rectum and Divide Bowel
    Step 9a - Exteriorize, Resect and Place Anvil - Hand Sewn
    Step 9b - Exteriorize, Resect and Place Anvil - Purse String
    Step 9c - Exteriorize, Resect and Place Anvil - Triple Staple
    Step 10 - Place Stapler and Create Anastomosis
    Step 11 - Close