Brief Article
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World J Gastroenterol. Aug 14, 2013; 19(30): 4992-4999
Published online Aug 14, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i30.4992
Figure 1
Figure 1 Positions of trocars. The trocars were inserted into the abdomen in the order A-E. Position F stands for the 4-5 cm midline minilaparotomy incision for reconstruction.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Gastroepiploic artery. A: Dividing left gastroepiploic artery (arrow); B: Dividing right gastroepiploic vessels (arrow). a: Artery; v: Vein.
Figure 3
Figure 3 Tracing gastroduodenal artery to locate celiac trunk and its branches (arrows). a: Artery.
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Figure 4 Entering retropancreatic space. A: Near the superior margin of the pancreas (arrows); B: Near the lower margin of the pancreatic tail. a: Artery.
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Figure 5 Skeletonizing the branches of the splenic artery (arrows). a: Artery; v: Vein.