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Fig. 5. Photographs of trocar-site skin after laparoscopic low anterior resection (LAR) surgery. (A) The trocar-site skin burn was found just after laparoscopic LAR. (B) On the postoperative day (POD) 4 of the same patient, the wound healing process progressed slowly, and a discolored wound scar was observed. (C) Trocar-site skin burn was not found on POD 0 after laparoscopic LAR with the proper skin incision and prohibition of open circuit activation in another patient. The photos were taken after obtaining informed consent from the patients.
Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgery 2022;25:106~111
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