Note the proximity of this verres needle to the bladder. The bladder should always be emptied before laparoscopy. Many veterinary surgeons now prefer an open abdominal approach, in common with trends in human general surgery in the UK, in preference to blind insufflations, as this is judged to be a safer mode of access to the abdomen.
First published Thurs, Sept 16 2010
Publishing Editor: Arlo Guthrie
Clinical Editor: Alasdair Hotston Moore MA VetMB CertSAC CertVR CertSAS FRCVS
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