Category: Robotic Surgery: Lower Tract - Malignant

VS9-7 - Pelvic lymph node dissection complications encountered during robot assisted radical prostatectomy

Sat, Sep 22
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Introduction & Objective :

In this video pelvic lymph node dissection complications encountered during robot assisted radical prostatectomy are presented.


Methods :

There were 1 obturator nerve thermal injury, 1 incomplete ureteral injury and 3 vascular injuries recognized during the procedure. 


Results :

Two vascular injuries were repaired with 5-0 prolene suture successfully. Injured ureter was catheterized and repaired with 4-0 polyglactin suture properly. One venous injury and obturator nerve injury did not require any intervention.


Conclusions :

As in every procedure, it is important to recognize and properly manage complications during robot assisted radical prostatectomy. It is the best and absolutely advised to prevent any complication before it happens.


 

Tunkut Doganca

Urologist
Acibadem Taksim Hospital, Istanbul,Turkey
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

T├╝nkut Do─čanca, MD, FEBU
Urologist
Acibadem Health Group
Acibadem Taksim Hospital

Mustafa Bilal Tuna

MD
Acibadem Maslak Hospital, Department of Urology
Is, Istanbul, Turkey

├ľmer Burak Argun

Assoc. Prof.
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Ayd─▒nlar University School of Medicine Urology Department
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

─░lter T├╝fek

Assoc. Prof.
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Ayd─▒nlar University School of Medicine Urology Department
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

Can ├ľbek

Prof.
Acibadem Taksim Hospital
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

Ali R─▒za Kural

Prof.
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Ayd─▒nlar University School of Medicine Urology department
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey