• 1. Introduction
  • 2. Access
  • 3. Dissection
  • 4. Remove Gallbladder via Endoscopic Specimen Bag
  • 5. Closure
  • 6. Post-op Remarks
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Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Naomi Sell, MD, MHS; Denise W. Gee, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Procedure Outline

  1. Insufflation
  2. Placement of Trocars
  1. Retract Liver and Gallbladder Superolaterally
  2. Dissect into Peritoneum
  3. Examine Critical View
  4. Clip and Ligate Branches of Cystic Artery
  5. Clip and Ligate Cystic Duct
  6. Separate Gallbladder from Liver Bed