Surgical Highlights

A laparotomy is usually required to harvest the omental and gastro-omental flaps, although laparoscopic harvest is feasible. To maximize the length of the pedicle (up

Figure 68 The gastro-omental flap is supplied by the right gastroepiploic vessels. The length of the vascular pedicle is approximately 10 cm for the combined flap and can be up to 30 cm for the gastric flap by exploiting the portion of the vascular pedicle along the greater curvature of the stomach.

to 30 cm for the gastro-omental flap), the most distal part of the stomach based on the right gastroepiploic artery and vein should be harvested.

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