On the horizon: closed power morcellation

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Dr. Shibley discusses a novel strategy he has developed to address the problem of tissue dispersion during open power morcellation


Listen to the discussion of:

  • The downfalls of open power morcellation of a mass within the peritoneal cavity
  • The device Dr. Shibley developed and when it will be available for surgical use
  • The workaround Dr. Shibley currently employs to reduce the risk of uncontained morcellation

To view a 6-minute video of Dr. Shibley demonstrating his surgical technique of enclosed morcellation using a large bowel isolation bag, click here. This illustrated technique is his short-term surgical solution to performing closed power morcellation until his device is available on the market.

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