Brief Article
Copyright ©2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co.
World J Gastrointest Surg. Jan 27, 2013; 5(1): 9-11
Published online Jan 27, 2013. doi: 10.4240/wjgs.v5.i1.9
Table 1 Types of laparoscopic resection performed
Type of laparoscopic resectionNo. of patients
Right or extended right hemicolectomy13
Left hemicolectomy8
Sigmoid colectomy16
Anterior resection18
Abdominoperineal resection13
Table 2 Postoperative complications
ComplicationNo. of patients
Chest infection6
Collections/pelvic abscesses2
Urinary infection2