Gürel Neşşar1, Cüneyt Kayaalp2, Dilek Bil1, Sercan Karadağ1
1Türkiye Yüksek İhtisas Hastanesi, Gastroenteroloji Cerrahisi, Ankara, Türkiye
2İnönü Üniversitesi Turgut Özal Tıp Merkezi, Genel Cerrahi, Malatya, Türkiye
Skin trephine ileostomy creation is recommended in patients for whom laparotomy is not otherwise indicated. It is a simple, fast, and minimally invasive technique. However, there are certain drawbacks of the technique as difficulties in the orientation of the bowel, limitation of the abdominal exploration, and visceral malrotation problems. Trephine ileostomy should be performed with caution.
Keywords: Trephin, ileostomy, technique