Hasukić, Ismar, Department of Surgery, University Clinical Center Tuzla, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tuzla, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
South African Journal of Surgery Vol 51 No 4 (2013) - Case Reports
Use of a circular stapler for Billroth I anastomosis after distal gastrectomy
Abstract PDF HTML Figure 1. Transsected duodenum and the clamp on the stomach Figure 2. The anvil shaft inserted (A,B) into duodenal stump and the pursestring suture is tied over the anvil(C). Figure 3. Side-to-end gastroduodenostomy Figure 4. Resection of the stomach proximal to the gastroduodenostomy using the linear stapler . Fig. 5. The resected specimen. Figure 6. Billroth I gastrectomy using a circular stapler is completed. Additional seromuscular suturing at the resected edge is performed.