Article Abstract

Completed mesocolic excision for right colon cancer: comparison between single-port laparoscopy and conventional laparoscopy

Authors: Junjun Ma, Luyang Zhang, Lu Zang, Feng Dong, Bo Feng, Zirui He, Hiju Hong, Pei Xue, Minhua Zheng


Complete mesocolic excision is believed to play an important role in the treatment for colon cancer. While evidence has shown that laparoscopic surgery is not a technique barrier for CME, the feasibility of single-port laparoscopy is still controversial. In this article we discussed the difference between the single-port and conventional laparoscopic CME surgery for right colon cancer and summarize the key techniques and tips for operation.