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A laparoscopic technique for full thickness intestinal biopsy and feeding jejunostomy.
  1. W K Eltringham,
  2. A M Roe,
  3. S W Galloway,
  4. R A Mountford,
  5. H J Espiner
  1. Department of Surgery, Bristol Royal Infirmary.


    A laparoscopic technique is described, suitable for both full thickness intestinal biopsy and placement of a feeding jejunostomy tube. Its application in three cases is reported. The method is simple, permits full laparoscopic examination of the abdominal contents and being minimally invasive, facilitates early patients recovery.

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