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September 1976

A Simple Method for Deep Ligatures

Author Affiliations

From the departments of urology (Drs Pagliere and Santucho) and surgery (Dr Manrique), the Policlínico Prof Dr Mariano R. Castex, Buenos Aires.

Arch Surg. 1976;111(9):1035. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1976.01360270107022

• The Kocher forceps can be used to facilitate ligature of a vessel deep in the surgical field.

(Arch Surg 111:1035, 1976)