Dr. med. Dirk Manski

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Lower Midline Incision

Urologic Indications

In urology, a lower midline incision is used for an extraperitoneal approach to the prostate, bladder, distal ureters and pelvic lymph nodes. In case of unexpected intraoperative situations, a lower midline incision can be easily extended.

Preoperative Patient Preparation

Surgical Technique of a Lower Midline Incision

fig. lower midline incision

Lower midline incision

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