2 articles published in JoVE
The C-seal: A Biofragmentable Drain Protecting the Stapled Colorectal Anastomosis from Leakage Annelien N. Morks1, Klaas Havenga1, Henk O. ten Cate Hoedemaker1, Rutger J. Ploeg1 1Department of Surgery, Division of Abdominal Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen The C-seal is a biofragmentable drain protecting the stapled colorectal anastomosis. In this video, details of the manufacturing, deployment and use are shown.
Multispectral Real-time Fluorescence Imaging for Intraoperative Detection of the Sentinel Lymph Node in Gynecologic Oncology Lucia M.A. Crane1, George Themelis2, K. Tim Buddingh1, Niels J. Harlaar1, Rick G. Pleijhuis1, Athanasios Sarantopoulos2, Ate G.J. van der Zee3, Vasilis Ntziachristos2, Gooitzen M. van Dam1 1Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University Medical Center Groningen, 2Helmholtz Zentrum, Technical University Munich, 3Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Medical Center Groningen Fluorescence imaging is a promising innovative modality for image-guided surgery in surgical oncology. In this video we describe the technical procedure for detection of the sentinel lymph node using fluorescence imaging as showcased in gynecologic oncologicy. A multispectral fluorescence camera system, together with the fluorescent agent indocyanine green, is applied.