Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Volume 2015, Article ID 246950, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/246950
Research Article

Single-Incision Single-Instrument Adnexal Surgery in Pediatric Patients

1Miami Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL, USA
2Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
3Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
4Miami Associates in Pediatric Surgery, Miami, FL, USA

Received 26 June 2015; Revised 1 September 2015; Accepted 2 September 2015

Academic Editor: Chih-Feng Yen

Copyright © 2015 Tara Loux et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. Stylianos, L. Nichols, N. Ventura, L. Malvezzi, C. Knight, and C. Burnweit, “The “all-in-one” appendectomy: quick, scarless, and less costly,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 46, no. 12, pp. 2336–2341, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. C. Litz, P. D. Danielson, and N. M. Chandler, “Single incision laparoscopic surgery for pediatric adnexal pathology,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 49, no. 7, pp. 1156–1158, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. M. Lacher, J. F. Kuebler, G. R. Yannam et al., “Single-incision pediatric endosurgery for ovarian pathology,” Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 291–296, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. O. Ergün, S. Tiryaki, and A. Çelik, “Single center experience in single-incision laparoscopic surgery in children in Turkey,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 704–707, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. S. S. Rothenberg, K. Shipman, and S. Yoder, “Experience with modified single-port laparoscopic procedures in children,” Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 695–698, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. H. Till, R. Wachowiak, U. Waldschmidt, R. Metzger, W. Hirsch, and H. Christiansen, “Single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) for ovarian masses (including teratoma) in adolescent girls,” European Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 425–426, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. A. Takeda, S. Imoto, and H. Nakamura, “Management of pediatric and adolescent adnexal masses by gasless laparoendoscopic single-site surgery,” European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology & Reproductive Biology, vol. 181, pp. 66–71, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. S. Pérez-Bertólez, M. González, N. de los Reyes, and I. Fernández-Pineda, “Laparoendoscopic single-site ovarian cystectomy and concomitant appendectomy in an adolescent,” Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. e13–e16, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. D. R. Scribner Jr., E. Lara-Torre, and P. M. Weiss, “Single-site laparoscopic management of a large,” Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 350–353, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. A. Fagotti, C. Bottoni, G. Vizzielli et al., “Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) for treatment of benign adnexal disease: single-center experience over 3-years,” Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 695–700, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. S. W. Yi, “Minimally invasive management of huge ovarian cysts by laparoscopic extracorporeal approach,” Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 429–434, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. W.-C. Kim, K.-S. Im, and Y.-S. Kwon, “Single-port transumbilical laparoscopic-assisted adnexal surgery,” Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 222–227, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. Y.-Y. Lee, T.-J. Kim, C.-J. Kim et al., “Single port access laparoscopic adnexal surgery versus conventional laparoscopic adnexal surgery: a comparison of peri-operative outcomes,” European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, vol. 151, no. 2, pp. 181–184, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. P. F. Escobar, M. A. Bedaiwy, A. N. Fader, and T. Falcone, “Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery in patients with benign adnexal disease,” Fertility and Sterility, vol. 93, no. 6, pp. 2074.e7–2074.e10, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. T. Tajiri, S. Ieiri, Y. Kinoshita, K. Masumoto, Y. Nishimoto, and T. Taguchi, “Transumbilical approach for neonatal surgical diseases: woundless operation,” Pediatric Surgery International, vol. 24, no. 10, pp. 1123–1126, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. C. Colby, M. Brindle, and R. L. Moss, “Minimally invasive laparotomy for treatment of neonatal ovarian cysts,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 36, no. 6, pp. 868–869, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. L. Schenkman, T. M. Weiner, and J. D. Phillips, “Evolution of the surgical management of neonatal ovarian cysts: laparoscopic-assisted transumbilical extracorporeal ovarian cystectomy (LATEC),” Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 635–640, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. J.-Y. Lin, Z.-F. Lee, and Y.-T. Chang, “Transumbilical management for neonatal ovarian cysts,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 42, no. 12, pp. 2136–2139, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. T. Kosumi, A. Kubota, N. Usui, K. Yamauchi, M. Yamasaki, and H. Oyanagi, “Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy using a single umbilical puncture method,” Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 63–65, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. S.-Y. Lee, H.-M. Lee, C.-Y. Kao, and J.-H. Chuang, “Transumbilical 1-port laparoscopic resection of benign ovarian tumor,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 47, no. 7, pp. 1340–1344, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. B. S. Rich, J. Creasy, C. Afaneh, and O. J. Muensterer, “The international experience of single-incision pediatric endosurgery: current state of the art,” Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 43–49, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. I. M. Ehren, G. H. Mahour, and H. Isaacs Jr., “Benign and malignant ovarian tumors in children and adolescents. A review of 63 cases,” The American Journal of Surgery, vol. 147, no. 3, pp. 339–344, 1984. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus