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Emergency laparoscopic management of perforated sigmoid diverticulitis: a promising alternative to more radical procedures.
BACKGROUND Classic emergency surgical management of complicated perforated sigmoid diverticulitis is based on the principle of a two-stage operation, with colon resection and temporary stomaExpand
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Which magnetic resonance imaging findings accurately evaluate inflammation in small bowel Crohn's disease? A retrospective comparison with surgical pathologic analysis
Background: The aim was to evaluate the value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings in Crohn's disease (CD) in correlation with pathological inflammatory score using surgical pathologyExpand
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Management and prognosis of metastases to the thyroid gland.
BACKGROUND Intrathyroid metastases (ITM) of extrathyroid cancer are rare and have a poor prognosis. The aim of this work was to identify the sites of primary cancers and the treatment and prognosisExpand
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Sphincter-Saving Resection for All Rectal Carcinomas: The End of the 2-cm Distal Rule
Objective:To assess oncologic outcome of patients treated by conservative radical surgery for tumors below 5 cm from the anal verge. Summary Background Data:Standard surgical treatment of low rectalExpand
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Comparison of Functional Results and Quality of Life Between Intersphincteric Resection and Conventional Coloanal Anastomosis for Low Rectal Cancer
PURPOSE:The technique of intersphincteric resection permits sphincter preservation with good oncologic results in very low rectal cancer. This study aimed to investigate functional results andExpand
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Mortality After Colorectal Cancer Surgery: A French Survey of More Than 84,000 Patients
Objectives:This study aimed to identify risk factors of postoperative 30-day mortality (POM) after colorectal cancer resection. Summary:Meta-analyses have failed to demonstrate any significantExpand
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Functional disorders after rectal cancer resection: does a rehabilitation programme improve anal continence and quality of life?
Aim  A poor functional outcome is often reported after total mesorectal excision (TME) for rectal cancer, especially when sphincter‐saving resection with intersphincteric dissection is performed forExpand
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Safety, Feasibility, and Short-Term Outcomes of Single Port Access Colorectal Surgery: A Single Institutional Case-Matched Study
BackgroundFeasibility of single port access (SPA) colorectal surgery has been established for various procedures from ileocecal resection to proctectomy. Nevertheless, its benefits compared toExpand
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Technical and oncological feasibility of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision with pouch coloanal anastomosis for rectal cancer
Aim  The aim of this study was to evaluate the technical and oncological feasibility of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision (TME) with coloanal anastomosis for mid and low rectal cancer.
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Rectal Cancer Surgery With or Without Bowel Preparation: The French Greccar III Multicenter Single-Blinded Randomized Trial
Objective:To assess with a single-blinded, multicenter, randomized trial, the postoperative results in patients undergoing sphincter-saving rectal resection for cancer without preoperative mechanicalExpand
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