Endoscopy 1990; 22(1): 39-40
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-1012785
New Techniques

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Laparoscopic Jejunostomy

P. J. O'Regan1 , Gayle D. Scarrow2
  • 1Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at University Hospital, Shaughnessy Site
  • 2Research Assistant of the Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Shaughnessy Site
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Publication Date:
17 March 2008 (online)


A laparoscopic jejunostomy was performed in a patient for long-term feeding purposes. The more important details of the surgical technique are described, as well as a description of a new laparoscopic needle holder, for the suturing in the peritoneal cavity.