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port site

The location on the skin where a laparoscope or other device, e.g., subcutaneously implanted medicine reservoir, is inserted into the body.
Synonym: puncture site
See also: site
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More research is needed to diagnose and treat this problem with proper notification of cause, incidence and antimicrobial sensitivity of port site infections following laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
The locations of these lesions were consistent with the laparoscopic port sites from his surgical resection (Figure 3).
According to the company, AbClose is a revolutionary advancement in port site wound closure that enables fast, simple, and secure single-operator suturing and eliminates user variability.
Hospital outbreak of atypical mycobacterial infection of port sites after laparoscopic surgery.
Conclusion: Laparoscopic procedures are associated with an acceptably low frequency of port site hernia, provided that proper selection of patients is done and utmost care is taken to avoid the risk factors involved in the development of port site hernia.
Port site metastasis after laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hysterectomy for endometrial cancer: Possible mechanisms and prevention.
Our study showed that port site and intraperitoneal application of local anesthetic bupivacaine significantly reduced pain during the first 8 hours post surgery and total analgesia requirement was also significantly reduced.
The state governmeont has given an environment clearance proposal to the MoEF as the port site falls with the ecologically sensitive Gahirmatha wildlife sanctuary.
It will be connected by a rail corridor from Markona Station to port site.vbCrLF
The company began participating in the RoSPA program in 1998, when its Ellesmere Port site faced a number of safety and environmental challenges.
Minor reoperations were necessitated by infections of the port site, a twist of the port, or breakage.
No Astra vehicles were built at the Ellesmere Port site in Merseyside yesterday because of the wildcat action.