World J Surg Surg Res | Volume 3, Issue 1 | Surgical Technique | Open Access

Focus on Laparoscopic Feeding Jejunostomy Operative Technique

Sorin Cimpean1*, Byabene Gloire A Dieu2 and Guy Bernard Cadiere1

1Department of Digestive Surgery, Saint Pierre University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
2Department of Surgery, Panzi Hospital, Democratic Republic of the Congo

*Correspondance to: Sorin Cimpean 

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The feeding jejunostomy placement is a surgical operation in which the patient is nourished through
a feeding tube placed in the jejunum. Laparoscopic jejunostomy feeding tube placement can be
standardized due to the regular anatomy. We developed a technique by laparoscopic approach a
serosal tunnel (according to Witzel open technique) of the feeding tube using accessible materials.



Cimpean S, Byabene Gloire A Dieu, Cadiere GB. Focus on Laparoscopic Feeding Jejunostomy Operative
Technique. World J Surg Surgical Res. 2020; 3: 1214..

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