Bariatric surgery requires a versatile vessel-sealing device that reduces the risk for thermal spread and postoperative complications. To meet this need, Covidien introduced the LigaSure 5 mm blunt tip sealer/divider, which is indicated for a variety of procedures and is available in shaft lengths of 20, 37, or 44 cm. It was designed to provide optimal patient outcomes while offering surgeons a comfortable and versatile vessel-sealing option.

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Advances in Vessel Sealing for Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery

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