A STUDY OF PORT SITE INFECTION AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY

Authors

  • Mahesh Joshi M.Ch Resident, Department of urology, S M S Medical College, Jaipur (Rajasthan)
  • Prama Dubey Assistant Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis, S M S Medical College, Jaipur (Rajasthan)

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i3.1820

Keywords:

Port site infection, laparoscopic, Cholecystectomy

Abstract

Background: Port site infections though rare, shall be evaluated and studied so as to improve the quality of healthcare.

Materials and Methods: This prospective study was conducted on100 patients of all age group and both sexes with symptomatic cholelithiasis undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy were analysed for port site infection.

Result:   Out of 100 patients studied only 3 patients presented with port site infection.

Conclusion: It is concluded that port site infection are rare in elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy and can be further reduced by proper selection of patients, and strictly following basic principles of laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Keywords: Port site infection, laparoscopic, Cholecystectomy

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Published

2021-03-15

How to Cite

Joshi, M. ., & Dubey, P. . (2021). A STUDY OF PORT SITE INFECTION AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY . International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies, 5(3). https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i3.1820

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