Port Site Hernia after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Patient with Situs Inversus Totalis
Satyendra Kumar Tiwary, Anutosh Singh, Puneet kumar and Ajay K Khanna
World Journal of Surgical Research 2012, 1:7
In the era of laparoscopic surgery,the gall stones in the patient of situs inversus totalis being treated by laparoscopic method invites lot of challenges in carrying out the procedure as the port placement,position of the surgeon and camera person changes.
Herein,we report a case on a patient of situs inversus who successfully underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy and later presented with port site hernia.
Port site hernia is a well known complication but the port site hernia in a patient of situs inversus totalis is not described.