laparoscopic colon resection
laparoscopic colon resectionLaparoscope-assisted colectomy, laparoscopic colectomy Surgery An 'advanced' laparoscopic procedure, in which a fiberoptic laparoscope is used to resect a segment of the colon; LCRs use a combination laparoscope/video camera, which allows a small incision and major, but minimally invasive surgery. See Laparoscopic surgery, Port-site metastasis.
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