The Use of Ligasure Vessel Sealing System in Axillary Dissection; Effect on Seroma Formation

Tukenmez M., Agcaoglu O., Aksakal N., Destek S. , Cabioglu N., Barbaros U., ...Daha Fazla

CHIRURGIA, cilt.109, sa.5, ss.620-625, 2014 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 109 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: CHIRURGIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.620-625


Background: Seroma formation is the most frequent postoperative complication after axillary dissection for breast surgery with an incidence of 10 - 50 %. This prospective clinical randomized study was carried out to evaluate the Ligasure vessel sealing system and its effect on seroma formation and other complications for axillary dissection.