Stein G. Larsen MD
Recently updated 06.04.2014
Oslo University Hospital
- A mid-line incision curving to the right of the navel is usually made.
- The tumor with the adherent organs are removed en-bloc.
- The abdomen is washed with a cytotoxic solution if there is a possibility for peritoneal tumor growth, or there has been peroperative spillage of bowel content.
- The abdomen is closed.
- A drain is installed only if there is increased risk of anastomosis leakage or bleeding.
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