Robotic retromuscular hernia repair

43 -year- old male patient. he has umbilical, epigastric hernia and moderate diastasis recti. Three robotic arm used and the ports were inserted from on the left side . Left border of the m.rectus marked with needle. Dissection is started along the left border and retromuscular dissection was continued on  the right sheath of m.rectus. Diastasis recti was sutured along the midline with 2/0 vilac. The defect was covered with 17×15 cm polypropylene mesh. the opened left border of the sheath of m.rectus closed with 2/0 vilac suture. 


prof.dr.metin ertem, istanbul 2017.