Institute of Radiodiagnosis
Laparoscopic Ultrasound in Esophagogastric Cancer
July 28th, 2016 11:48 am
The Use of Laparoscopic Ultrasound

Although laparoscopic scrutiny solo names most cases of metastatic disease, such as superficial hepatic wounds and peritoneal seeding, the add on of LUS profits a subset of patients. No extra unwholesomeness has been reported for LUS when added to arranging laparoscopy. Its utilization increases the operative time by 15-20 seconds, which looks sensible for the added symptomatic benefit.

Recommendations :.

Because of the limited quality of the available evidence showing a benefit of arranging laparoscopy and the absence of clear verbal description of the extra benefit of LUS therein background, our ability to provide a strong testimonial for the routine employment of LUS in pretherapeutic theatrical production of esophageal malignant neoplastic disease is limited. Nevertheless, DECILITRE with sonography should be studied in patients with esophagogastric malignances who do not have metastatic disease on superiority scaffolding COMPUTERIZED...