Video case report| Volume 15, ISSUE 10, P1873, October 2019

Laparoscopic repair of diaphragmatic hernia with mesh after sleeve gastrectomy

Published:August 13, 2019DOI:


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        Diaphragm injury during SG causing diaphragmatic hernia has not been described.
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        Thermal injury caused a large left diaphragmatic hernia during SG in this patient.
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        Large and small bowel hernia contents were safely laparoscopically reduced.
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        Hernia defect was repaired primarily and reinforced with PTFE mesh.

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