Bettina M. Buchholz

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Mechanical trauma of the gut is an unavoidable event in abdominal surgery. Former studies demonstrated that intestinal manipulation induces a strong inflammation within the tunica muscularis. We(More)
Objectives:Anastomotic reconstruction following intestinal resection in Crohn’s disease (CD) may employ side-to-side anastomosis (STSA; anti-peristaltic orientation) or end-to-end anastomosis (ETEA).(More)